James “Jimmy” Elmer Cobb, 77, of Ripley, WV, passed away Friday, November 15, 2019, at the Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, following an extended illness.

He was born September 2, 1942, in Statts Mills, WV, a son of the late James Wallace and Dollie Myrtle (Munday) Cobb. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Delsie Cobb.

Jimmy retired from the Laborers Union Local 1085, Parkersburg, WV as a construction worker. He enjoyed farming, hunting and fishing.

Survivors include his sister, Elsa Morris of Ripley; brothers, Delmer Cobb of Cottageville and Charles Cobb of Ripley.

Graveside service will be 1 p.m., Monday, November 18, 2019, at the Siniaville Cemetery, Statts Mills, WV.

Condolences may be shared with the family at www.castofuneralhome.com

Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV, has been entrusted with the arrangements.