On Tuesday, August 12, 2014, Joanne Wheatley Cobb passed away in her sleep after a courageous battle with cancer. Joanne was born August 28, 1934 in Enid, Okla. to Joseph and Mildred Wheatley. She loved to teach as well as sing and dance, and enjoyed the simple things in life. She will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her husband, Dick Cobb of Medford, Ore.; daughters, Judy Cobb of Hood River, Ore., Nancy Azul Cobb and partner Nuyam Hellwegen of Santa Fe, N.M., and Susan Cobb Wilson of Ramona, Calif.; brother, Richard Wheatley Sr.; sister and brother-in-law, Mary Lee and Jon Costa of Gadsen, Ala.; and grandchildren Tara and Brandon Perkins of Orange, Calif.