Patricia Sue Hobbs Crofts

June 15, 1940 – June 27, 2019

Patricia Sue Hobbs Crofts, 79, passed away June 27, 2019. She was born June 15, 1940, in Fluvanna, Scurry, Texas, to Lomas Ball Hobbs and Nova Juanita Hughes Hobbs.

As an infant, Patty’s family moved to Madera, California, where she lived until her high school graduation. She worked as a secretary for many years, 23 of them for the Ventura County Unified School District in Simi Valley, California.

She is survived by her husband, Garth T. Crofts of St. George, Utah, four children: Paige Edwards (Ladd) of Fredericksburg, Virginia, Julie Jones (Stacy) of Camarillo, California, Stephanie Jones (Don) of Henderson, Nevada, and Larry A. Jones II (Sareah) of Hanford, California, two step-children, Kreg Crofts, and Kaelynn Proctor, nine grandchildren, seven step-grands, numerous great-grands, and her brother, Harold Hobbs of Peoria, Arizona.


  • Funeral services will be held July 1 at 10 a.m. at the Spilsbury Mortuary Chapel, 110 S. Bluff Street, St. George.
  • There will be a viewing one hour prior to services.
  • Interment will take place at 3 p.m. in the Richfield Cemetery, 800 N. 300 West, Richfield, Utah.

Arrangements are made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, 435-673-2454. Friends and family are invited to sign her online guestbook at

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