Warren "Mate" Cobb, Jr.

Warren “Mate” Cobb, Jr. went to be with the Lord on, Sunday, June 6, 2021. He is preceded in death by his father, Warren Cobb, Sr. He is survived by his loving wife, Frances I. Cobb; son, Paul Warren Cobb and wife, Kristina; grandson, Jesse Warren Cobb; mother, Edith Council Cobb; lifelong friend, Ronnie Wade; and numerous other friends and family.

His service will be private. Interment will take place at Tucker Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery, 37527 Seacock Chapel Rd. Zuni, Va. 23898.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Tucker Swamp Cemetery Fund. R.W. Baker & Co. Wakefield Chapel is serving the family. Condolences may be registered online at RWBakerFH.com.


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Mike and Jackie Kitchen Jun 16 2021 5:31 PM

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Tiffany Dalton Jun 13 2021 8:08 PM

Mate left a legacy of kindness and integrity. A rare commodity in this world.
I feel so fortunate to have known him.
I pray peace for his friends and family.

Molly Harrison Jun 12 2021 8:50 AM

Saddened to have lost a great Ivorian. I have many fond memories of Mate, specifically the time we spent training with the Ivor Rescue Squad. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.

Bob and Carol Felts Jun 11 2021 9:30 PM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you Frances & Paul. I learned a lot working with Mate for 10 years at Ivor Furniture. He was a good man who treated others well. He will be missed.

Jay & Wilma Bradshaw Jun 10 2021 6:58 PM

To the best baseball coach ever, man among men. Sorry for your lost Paul and Frances . A true fixture of Ivor. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Trey Kea Jun 9 2021 11:45 PM

Dear Frances, We are saddened to learn of Mate's passing. Many years have passed since we first met Mate, and always when we saw him, he was such a gentleman. Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Love to you! Sarah and Billy Willman

Sarah Willman Jun 8 2021 10:54 PM

My thoughts and prayers to Frances, Paul and family. Mate was a tremendous help with my first furniture purchase at Ivor Furniture and was there for many more through the years. I always enjoyed seeing him and having a conversation. My deepest condolences.

Dane and Renee Scott Jun 8 2021 2:57 PM

Our deepest condolences to the Cobb family. We knew Mate from Ivor Furniture and he was always so kind and thoughtful. May GOD bless you during this very difficult time!

Pat and Phillip Bailey Jun 8 2021 2:12 PM

Frances, Paul, Edith
My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God comfort you at this time.
So many memories, so many wonderful stories of this guy. We worked side by side for 40 years couldn't ask for better coworker and dear friend.
RIP my friend. We will miss you!

Brenda Stephenson Jun 8 2021 2:07 PM