YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Leon Jamar Hobbs Sr., 28, of Youngstown, departed this life Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 9:30 p.m., following a motorcycle accident.
He was born July 13, 1988 in Youngstown, Ohio, the son of Leon and Darcell Denise Williams Hobbs.
Mr. Hobbs was employed with Excel Corporation as an Operator for five years. He and his fianceé, Brittany just opened a new business Glamour’s Expressions June 30, 2017.
He was a member of Elim Christian Center, where he was the former videographer, rode with the Disconnected Motorcycle Family and enjoyed bowling, eating, traveling and spending time with his family.
He was a 2007 graduate of Girard High School and TCTC, receiving a degree in Electrical Engineering.
He leaves to mourn one son, Leon Jamar Hobbs, Jr. of Youngstown; his parents, Leon and Darcell Denise Hobbs of Liberty; one brother, Terrance Lamark (Marla) Williams of Youngstown; one sister, Ms. Sharae Davidson of Sandusky; fianceé, Ms. Brittany T. Williams of Youngstown; four nieces he helped raise, Ms. Khadejah Davidson, Ms. Elonda Dothard, Ms. Heaven Williams and Ms. Nevaeh Williams all of Liberty and a host of nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John and Ruth Loretta Williams and Shed and Cornelia Hobbs.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 12:00 Noon at the Old North Church, 7105 Herbert Road, Canfield, Ohio.
Calling Hours will be held two hours prior to the service from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon.
Burial will take place at Belmont Park Cemetery.
Family will receive friends at 306 ½ East Liberty Street, Liberty Township.
Arrangements of comfort were handled by the Sterling-McCullough Williams Youngstown Funeral Home.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, July 11 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.