Paul Felda Cobb, 55 of Miami, Okla. passed away Dec. 10, 2015 in Joplin, Missouri after a lengthy illness.

Paul was born Aug. 25, 1960 in Miami, Okla. to Felda Ray and Anna (Blair) Cobb-Hodges.

He attended and graduated from Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College in Social Sciences; he also attended Northeastern State University and Pittsburg State University.

He was employed by Cargill Foods of Kansas for several years.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include: Companion Tracey Mattingly of the Home, one son Brandon Mattingly of Miami, Okla., Miranda Cobb of Miami, Okla., Jennifer Mattingly of Miami, Okla., one brother Mike Smith of Bluejacket, Okla., one sister Darlene and husband Dallis Higginbotham of Springfield, Mo., one sister Hondie McCoy and husband Glen Baxter Springs, Kan.

A celebration of life will be held from 4-6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 14, 2015 at Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami, Okla. Online Condolences maybe made at http://www.paulthomasfuneralhomes.com.