Aug 02, 2022

We have received word of the death of Mrs. Myrtle Agnes Rohlehr Bobb, age 105, who died on July 19, 2022.  

She was married to the Rev. Douglas C. J. Bobb for almost 50 years. Rev. Bobb was a retired full member of the Eastern PA Conference.  

Rev. Bobb served the following Eastern PA Conference churches and organizations:  

  • Philadelphia: Trinity Baynton 
  • Philadelphia: Midtown Parish
  • Philadelphia: Mission Temple

An article written about her on the occasion of her 100th birthday can be seen here: Mrytle Bobb celebrates 100th birthday.

Her funeral services will be held August 6, 2022, at New Covenant Church of Philadelphia 7500 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA. 19119. There will be a viewing starting at 8 AM and the services will begin at 9 AM.

Myrtle Bobb is survived by her children: Rev. Dr. Hyacinth Bobb Grannum (Bishop Dr. C. Milton Grannum), Rev. Daphne Bobb, Mrs. Avril Cromes (Larry), Mrs. Hilary Selman (Jay), Mr. Douglas Bobb and Rev. Joy Bobb. She was predeceased by a daughter, Pastor Myrtle Asala Bobb, her parents, and her siblings.  Condolences may be sent to Rev. Joy Bobb at 6227 N. 12TH St., Philadelphia, PA 19141.