Preston “Cobby” Hastings, 63

Preston “Cobby” Hastings, 63 of Laurel, Delaware died Nov. 11, 2006.

“Cobby,” worked 30 years for Dukes Lumber Company. He was a member of the Seaford Moose Lodge. He volunteered his time to serve people in need. He was an avid Dale Earnhart Sr. #3 fan. He loved working on cars. He enjoyed going to Ocean City, Md for his wedding anniversary. He was a fantastic grandfather who loved every one of his children and grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife of 13 years, Delores Hastings; son, Preston Hastings Jr. and wife Sheryl; daughters, Teresa Foskey; step-daughter, Jeanette Massey; step-daughter, Benda Robertson and husband Shannon; brother, Harvey T. Hastings and wife Edna; Joyce Chambers and companion Henry Mason; Peggy Dean and husband Bill; grandchildren, Eric, Chelsea, Tryston, Kerlee, Mason, Stephanni, Kortni, Benjamin, Zachary, Allen, and Lori; great-grandchildren, Kyler and Brianna, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Alfred “Punkin” Hastings in 1995.

Funeral services were scheduled for Friday, November 17, 2006 at 1 p.m. at Watson Funeral Home 211 Washington St. Millsboro. Friends may call Thursday night Nov. 16, 2006 from 6–8 p.m. at the funeral home and Friday, from noon–1 p.m. Interment will be at Blades Cemetery, Blades.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Blades Fire Dept. 200 East Fifth St. Blades Delaware 19973