Our beloved Jasma Latrice Cobb was born October 20, 1985 to the proud parents of the late Santies Cobb, Sr. and Jefferyann Jenkins in Champaign, IL. She was the eldest of three children. Jasma was baptized at an early age and was a dedicated member of Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church where she served on the Culinary Ministry, Baptist Youth Fellowship Ministry, and iMpact Young Adult Ministry. She graduated from Champaign Central High School in 2004. She was affectionately known as a lady of many hats. She attended and graduated from Concept School of Cosmetology. She later received her Certified Nurses Certificate and was a home health care provider. She was very compassionate about people. She loved her family and friends unconditionally. “If I have it, it is yours” fit her personality well. Jasmarella the Event Planner was a beautiful soul, a loving mother, and a caring friend. On August 20, 2020 Jasma Cobb passed away and leaves to cherish her memories, her daughter Jariah Joann Monae Redding, her mother Jefferyann Jenkins, her second father (who played a large part in raising her) Terry Gouard, Sr.; 5 brothers Santies Cobb, Sanchez Cobb, Santies Cobb, Jr., Cornelius Cobb of MS and Terry Gouard, Jr. ; 1 sister Brandi Heaven of TX; maternal grandmother Joann Pelmore, 3 aunts, Jeanette Jenkins, Charlene Jenkins, and Patricia Cobb-Pettis; 1 uncle Glenn(Melinda) Jenkins, 2 nephews Taj David Gouard and Ty’Lnn Lamar Gouard and a host of cousins, great-uncles, great-aunts, extended family and friends. Jasma was preceded in death by her father, Santies Cobb, Sr., paternal grandfather James Cobb, paternal grandmother Elizabeth Davis-Cobb, maternal step-grandfather John Pelmore, 1 aunt Lizzie Jenkins, 2 uncles Clifford Jenkins and Monaco Cobb, a special cousin Tenesha Jenkins.
A Celebration of Life will commence at 12PM, Saturday, August 29, 2020 at Leek & Sons Funeral Home-Urbana. Visitation will begin at 11AM until the start of the service. Officiating Pastor Ricky E. Parks. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. A public viewing will commence from 4-7PM, Friday, August 28, 2020 at Leek & Sons Funeral Home-Urbana.
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