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The Gene Hobbs Tragedy: death at the workplace

Chad Hobbs:

Messenger Staff


 Last month, the story of the tragic death of Meade County Road Department employee Gene Hobbs began to be told for the first time by the Messenger in conjunction with the three-year anniversary of his untimely departure from this world on December 13, 2016.

 The story last left off with Lisa, his high school sweetheart and wife of 41 years, returning home that day to a driveway full of cars and two law enforcement officers approaching her with Gene’s wallet in hand as they told her “there’s been an accident...”