Harold Mobley

AUGUSTA -- Mr. Harold Mobley, 83, beloved husband of 50 years to the late Mrs. Helen Bailey Mobley, entered into rest on Monday, Jan. 12, 2009, at Doctor's Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009, in Platt's Crawford Avenue Chapel with Dr. Greg DeLoach officiating. Burial will follow at Westover Memorial Park. Mr. Mobley was born July 31, 1925, in Jackson County, Ga. He was the son of the late Hoyt and Wilma O'Kelley Mobley. Mr. Mobley had been a resident of Augusta since 1931. He was educated in the public schools of Richmond County and was retired from the Graniteville Company in 1993. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Augusta. Survivors include his sister, Ellen Mobley Richards and husband Jack of Augusta; his brother, Leonard Mobley and wife Marion of Aiken; two sisters-in-law, Barbara Welch of Augusta and Clara Bailey Lopez of Whippany, N.Y.; his brother-in-law, Dr. Ed Bailey of Augusta; and many nieces and nephews. Mr. Mobley was preceded in death by his sister, Jean Mobley Padgett of Augusta; his two brothers, Allen Mobley of Augusta and Russell Mobley of Nashville, Tenn. Pallbearers will be Mike Mosner, Harold Tiller, John D. Reynolds III, M.D., Lovelace McDonald, Thomas E. Bailey Jr., M.D., and Ron Welch. If so desired, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Augusta, 3500 Walton Way Ext., Augusta, GA 30909 or the National Kidney Foundation, 30 E. 33rd St. New York, NY 10016. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009, from 2 p.m. until service time. Sign the guest book and send condolences at www.plattsfuneralhome.com.