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Roy Cobb
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Roy Cobb, 63, of Dawsonville, died May 11, 2013.

Born Sept. 9, 1949, to the late Theodore and Ruth Cobb, he had been a resident of Dawsonville for the past 14 years.

After retiring from Fulton County with 32 years of service, Mr. Cobb owned and operated Mason Dixon Embroidery and Screen Printing in Dawsonville.

He was a member of New Light Baptist Church in Cumming.

His brother, Bill Cobb, preceded him in death.

Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Sarah Cobb of Dawsonville; children, Melissa and Terry Puckett, Teresa and Bill Eggert, Terry and Janet Elrod, Tammie and Scott Sweatman; grandchildren, Systine, Theo, Drake, Wednesday, Morgan, Josh, Austin, Phoebe, J.T.; brother and sisters-in-law, Gene and Pat Cobb of Cumming, Diane Cobb of Whitesburg; sister and brother-in-law, Elizabeth and Bud Adams of Dahlonega; various other relatives also survive.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. May 15 in the Bearden Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Bud Sutton and Terry Elrod officiating. Interment will follow in the Dawsonville Memorial Gardens.

Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville is in charge of the arrangements.