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Ashton Lee Hobbs, 6 of Benton, flew to heaven on Dec. 27, to be with Jesus.Â He was born August 13, 2005 to N. Pradhan and Felisity Light Powell.Â Ashton loved the mountains of Wyoming, loved to fly and playing with his puppy Dragon Lady.Â Ashton was also fond of Mary Ann Durham whom he referred to as Granny and Merlene Wegner as Mimi.Â
He is preceded in death by his grandmothers, Marian Hulsey of Benton and Dorothy Hobbs of Malvern and his older brother, Randy Hobbs of Hot Springs.
He is survived by his loving parents, Virgil and Irene Hobbs; his brother, Rusty Hobbs of Benton, sisters, Rachelle Hobbs of Bryant and Robbie Ehard of Texarkana, TX and his grandpa, William â€śBillâ€ť Hobbs of Malvern.
Visitation will be Thursday, Dec 29, from 6-8 p.m. at Dial and Dudley Funeral Home in Bryant.Â A celebration of our precious Ashtonâ€™s life will be held on Friday, Dec. 30, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, with burial to follow at Traskwood Cemetery.Â
Online guest book: www.dialanddudleyfuneralhome.com.
Family Comments: Ashton adored his big brother Rusty. Their trips together to the water parks and building legoâ€™s and spending time together were precious to them both. His older sisters both loved to spoil him with countless toys and Hershey kisses.