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Neva G. Hobbs-Goforth

December 3, 1931 ~ March 31, 2021 (age 89)

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Obituary

Neva G. Hobbs-Goforth, age 89, of Tipton and formerly of Elwood, passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Miller's Merry Manor Tipton.  Neva was born in Elwood on December 3, 1931, she was the daughter of Glen and Ruth (Disbennett) Henderson.  Neva was married to Verl Goforth and he preceded her in death. 

During her working career, Neva was employed at R.G.F. Manufacturing in Elwood.  She was a faithful and long-time member of Lighthouse Chapel in Elwood.   In her spare time, Neva enjoyed fishing, crocheting, gardening, and spending time with her children and grandchildren.   Neva will always be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and a devout Christian. 

Neva leaves behind a living legacy consisting of her five loving sons, Darrell (wife Debbie) Hobbs of Elwood, Larry (wife Bennie) Hobbs of Pattison, TX,  Murv (wife Debbie) Hobbs of Lakeland, FL, Kyle (wife Barbara ) Hobbs of Amboy and Randy (wife Mary) Hobbs of Houston, TX; six grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Glen and Ruth Henderson; husband, Verl Goforth; daughter, Linda  Stewart; brother, Robert  Henderson; sister, Elaine Williams; and step-brother, Max Jordan.

A service to celebrate Neva's life will be at 11:00 am Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at Dunnichay Funeral Home, 1113 South Anderson Street, Elwood, Indiana with Pastor Larry Schimmel officiating. Burial will follow in Knox Chapel Cemetery.   Visitation will be Monday, April 5, 2021, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, at Dunnichay Funeral Home.  The family has requested that all in attendance please wear a mask. 

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Online condolences can be given at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Neva G. Hobbs-Goforth, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Monday
April 5, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dunnichay Funeral Home
1113 Anderson St.
Elwood, IN 46036

Funeral Service
Tuesday
April 6, 2021

11:00 AM
Dunnichay Funeral Home
1113 Anderson St.
Elwood, IN 46036

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