Aug. 7, 1947 – Oct. 26, 2021
Funeral services for Royce H. Hobgood, 74, of Tylertown, were Oct. 30, 2021, at Hartman-Hughes Funeral Home with Rev. David Millican officiating, burial in the Hobgood Family Cemetery.
Hobgood died in Hattiesburg Oct. 26, 2021. He was born Aug. 7, 1947, in Tylertown, to the late Rastus and Ozzie Hobgood. Along with his parents he was also preceded in death by his brother Robert Lee Hobgood; sister-in-law Maurene Boone Hobgood; and dearly loved friend Johnny Magee.
For 65 years he owned and operated a farm in Walthall County. He was an avid sportsman that enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Survivors include his wife of 51 years Karen Hobgood; sons Blade (Mandy) Hobgood and Ron (Kristen) Hobgood; grandchildren Bodhi Hobgood, Haddox Hobgood, and Hudson Hobgood.
Pallbearers were Mack Hobgood, Mike Hobgood, Simpson Hobgood, Robbie Montgomery, Shea Sumrall, and Jeremy Sumrall.
Hartman Hughes Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Family and friends may sign an online guestbook at www.hartmanhughesfuneralhome.com