Carla Kobler

Thursday, August 3, 2006

CAIRO, Ill. -- Carla J. Kobler, 76, of Cairo died Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2006, at Daystar Care Center.

She was born Dec. 22, 1929, in Cairo, daughter of Barney and LaVona Blackburn Myers. She married Dr. William M. Kobler Sr.

Kobler was a dental assistant and secretary in her husband's practice in Cairo many years.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Linda Faulkner of Athens, Ala.; two sons, William "Bubba" Kobler of Cairo, Curt Kobler of Memphis, Tenn.; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother.

Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Dr. Larry Potts officiating. Burial will be in Mound City National Cemetery.