James Beryl Hobbs, age 71, of Jonesboro, died Friday, March 5, 2004.

He was employed for more than 30 years by Duke Tire Company in Forest Park.

Graveside services will take place at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March 7 at Camp Memorial Park. Friends and family are invited to attend. Dr. Gary Lewis will officiate.

Survivors include his wife, LaRue Hobbs; daughter, Suzette and Chuck Ferrell of Hampton; sister, JoAnn and Ken Quattlebaum of McDonough; grandchildren, Hayley Ferrell and Nate Ferrell.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements. (770) 210-2700.