William Creed Jobes
William Creed Jobes, age 83, of LaRue, Ohio, passed away on Sunday July 26 2020. Bill was born in Parkersburg, West Virginia to the late Ordon and Florence Huffman Jobes. He joined the Navy at the age of 17 and took great pride in serving on the U.S.S Roanoke. After the service he returned to West Virginia where he was employed by Marbon, Borg Warner Chemical, and GE Plastics. Bill then moved to Pennsylvania where he worked for Cabot Oil & Gas. He then retired at the age of 76 and moved to LaRue, Ohio to be next to family where he enjoyed Blue Grass music, and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers, and a West Virginia Mountaineers fan.
In addition to his parents Bill was proceeded in death by his brother David, Jerry, and Larry Jobes.
Bill is survived by his children Vicki Keller, Pam (Ted) Garner, Brent (Sonya) Jobes, and Julie Rotunda, sister Carol Crawford, brother Roger (Linda) Jobes, grandchildren Abbi, Natalie, Jilian, Brittany, and Garret, 5 great grandchildren, and a lot of Nieces, Nephews, and friends who all loved and will miss him greatly. Bill will be deeply missed by his companion of 7 years his dog Chumlee.
A gathering of family and friends is being planned in celebration of Bills life at Sunset Memory Gardens on Thursday, August 27th 2020 at 12:00 noon.