Augusta, GA – Joseph Peter Tobias, 96, husband  of 53 years to the Nellie Grace Taylor Tobias entered into rest, Tuesday, February 5, 2019.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 4:00 P.M., in the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Mr. Brian Fields officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park with full-military-honors.

He is survived by his children, Joe Tobias (Emilie), Tim Tobias and Kathy Tobias (Robert Wilcox); 3 grandchildren, Joey Tobias, Brandon Tobias and Ashton Johnson (Brett); 2 great-granddaughters, Avery and Lakelynn Johnson; sister, Genevieve Whittier (Tobey) of Chelsea, ME.

He was born in June 19, 1922 in Chelsea, ME to the late Felix and Katherine Tobias. He was a retired US Army, WWII veteran who served his country with pride. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping and spending time with all of his family in Georgia and Maine.

The Family would like to extend their gratitude and thankfulness to the extended family from Unit 2B at the Uptown VA Medical Center. 

The family will receive friends on Saturday, from 3:00 until 4:00 P.M., at the funeral home.

Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906.