He was born June 28, 1988, in Cape Girardeau, son of Jeff and Janet Newkirk Hobbs. He had lived the last 10 years at the Gingerbread House in Rolla.
He is survived by his father, Jeff Hobbs; mother and stepfather, Janet and David McClain; a brother, Cole Newkirk; and a sister, Amanda Newkirk, all of Cape Girardeau.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. to service time Friday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
The funeral will be at noon Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Kathy Hobbs officiating. Burial will be in Lorimier Cemetery.