Marilyn Elizabeth Russ Cobb

Marilyn Elizabeth Russ Cobb, 91 years old, passed away on July 1st, 2021 in Webster, Texas.  Marilyn was born on January 3rd, 1930 in Teague, Texas to parents, John T. Russ and Myrtle Roberson Russ.  She had: three brothers, John T. (Teeter), Kenneth, and Herbert; and cousin, Jeri, although she was more like her sister in life.  She graduated from Teague High School and soon after married the love of her life, Alvis Ward Cobb Jr, on October 23rd, 1948.  She was a sincerely dedicated housewife and mother to her four children, Paul, Bruce, Teresa and Cathy.  Her favorite pastime later in life was playing Bridge with her many friends and playing Bingo with her family.  She was a member of Friendswood United Methodist Church.

She is preceded in death by her: parents; brothers; cousin, Jeri; husband, “Cobb”; and her first born son, Paul David.  She is survived by: son, Ronald (Bruce) Cobb; daughters, Teresa Warren and Cathy Cobb; daughter-in law, Martha Cobb; six grandchildren, Terah Aultman w/husband, Mark Aultman, Zach Cobb, Paula O’Leary w/husband, Brian O’Leary, Andra Cobb, David Cobb, and Stephanie Warren w/significant other, Derek Bolton; 12 Great Grandchildren, Marilyn, Brandon, Braxton, Talen, Kennedy, Lola, Ruby, Daxton, Zayda, Ava, Emily and Adalyn; and numerous nephews and nieces along with many Friends she truly considered as family

Marilyn’s memorial will be held on Saturday, July 10th at 2:00 p.m. at Friendswood United Methodist Church, Wesley Hall, 204 W. Edgewood (FM2351), Friendswood, TX 77546

If you wish to donate in lieu of flowers, donate in her name to her favorite charity “Wounded Warriors”.


  1. I have great memories of Babu, she will be missed. Always such an upbeat and positive spirit!

    Devon Cook
    • Thank you for your sweet memories and remembering them !!

      Teresa Cobb Warren
  2. Eternal rest grant unto her, O Lord,
    and let perpetual light shine upon her.
    May her soul and the souls of all the faithful departed,
    through the mercy of God, rest in peace.

    Richard Romano
    • Amen to those words ❤️

      Teresa Cobb Warren
  3. Marilyn was a beautiful friend and neighbor for many years. My daughters have known her their entire lives and considered her a bonus grandmother. (Baboo) She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. We are sad and send sympathy to the family. Heaven received another angel.

    Sally Frasier
    • Thank you Sally … she loved you and the girls very much !! Thank you for loving her !

      Teresa Cobb Warren

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