Meet Southern Charm Marcie Hobbs’s parents, Dexter and Nan Hobbs. She has frequently featured her mother and father on her Instagram. So, let’s learn further details about their life, career, and their family.
Who Are Southern Charm Star Marcie Hobbs Parents?
Southern Charm sensation Marcie Hobbs was born to her father Dexter Cumming Hobbs and mother Nan Hobbs Barganier. Her parents tied the knots in September 1981. In September 2021, her parents would’ve been married for 40 years.
In September 2021, Marcie posted on her Facebook, “Today would’ve been my parent’s 39th wedding anniversary.. sad he is not with us here on earth but Dad, we love you and your memory will forever live on and we miss you every day. I know you’re with us in spirit always..”
Her father died of leukemia. In honor of her father, she also started a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
In April 2019, Marcie posted about her father and stated on her Facebook. “It’s hard to believe that 29 years ago today this wonderful man, my father passed away at the young age of only 34 years old (which is my age now). He had so much more life to live and we will never know the reason he had to die.”
She added, “I am proud and honored to be his daughter and I miss him every day. Such a tragedy and a great loss. I want to dedicate today in memory of him and to everyone who has lost someone whom they truly love I hope to see you again in heaven someday daddy. I love you always”.
Meet Marcie Hobbs Dad, Dexter Hobbs
Dexter Hobbs, the father of Marcie Hobbs, was born to his parents Truman McGill Hobbs and Joyce Cummings Hobbs.
Born on 22 October 1927, Joyce died on 18 December 2020 in Montgomery, AL. Joyce’s parents were Emilie Hoyt Cummings and Dexter Cummings. Dexter’s mother graduated from The Ethel Walker Boarding School and Vassar College. His parents were married for 66 years.
Meanwhile, Dexter’s father Truman who was born on 2 February 1921 died on 4 November 2015. He was 94 at the time of his death. Truman was born and raised in Selma and Washington, D.C., and graduated from the University of North Carolina where he was student body president and a member of the Phi Beta Kappa academic fraternity and the Delta Kappa Epsilon social fraternity.
Truman earned a law degree from Yale University School of Law and served as a clerk to Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black. He was appointed in 1980 to the federal bench by President Jimmy Carter and ultimately served as chief judge of the Middle District of Alabama.
Truman was born to Former Judge and Congressman Sam Hobbs and Sarah Ellen Hobbs.
Dexter had two sisters; Frances Hobbs Rose and Emilie Hobbs Reid, and a brother; Judge Truman McGill Hobbs Jr.
Dexter Hobbs Age At The Time Of His Death
Born on 4 September 1955, he died on 22 April 1990. So he was only 34 years old at the time of his death.
Dexter Hobbs Job
There is no information on Dexter Hobbs’s job.
Meet Marcie Hobbs Mom, Nan Hobbs
Nan Dunklin Hobbs, mother of Marcie Hobbs, was born to her parents Nancy Rhea Dunklin and Dr. James Hilliard Dunklin III. Nan’s mother Nancy was born in Dubuque, Iowa, on April 19, 1929, and passed away on May 17, 2020. Her parents were Mr. and Mrs. Chleo James Jared Rhea.
Nancy also had two sisters; Joanne Rhea Glass and Marilyn Rhea Redwood.
Nancy graduated from the University of Alabama and was President of the Delta DeltaDelta social sorority. Nancy was a loyal Crimson Tide fan and an avid tennis player. Besides Nan, Nancy had other two children; Lynn Dunklin Nielsen (Tom) of Evergreen, and James Hilliard Dunklin IV (Tyler) of Greenville.
Nan’s father practiced family medicine since 1956. He was a Butler County physician and community leader of 34 years who died at the age of 66 while attending a medical meeting. He graduated from the University of Alabama in 1950 and Tulane University’s Medical School in 1954.
Nan Hobbs Age
Year December 1956 marked Nan Hobb’s birth. In the early winter of 2021, Nan Hobbs turned 65 years old.
Nan Hobbs Job
Nan Hobbs’s job is unclear, but it appears she dedicated her life to community service. In October 2020, she was honored in the Annual River Region Ethics and Public Service Awards in Montgomery. A prolific community volunteer, Nan was named 2020’s winner of the Maury D. Smith Award, an honor chosen by Samaritan’s board of directors.
The title was won in 2019 by former Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange.
It appears, that Nan is also active in theatre and has served as a stage director in Alabama Dance Theatre.
She also seems to be the trustee of Ronnie & Nan Hobbs Barganier Foundation.
Is Nan Hobbs On Instagram?
Yes, Nan Hobbs is on Instagram (@nanniehb).
How Long Were Marcie Hobbs Parents Still Married?
Marcie Hobbs’ parents stayed married until her father died in 1990. As of 2022, Marcie’s mother Nam is married to her second husband Ronnie Bargainer, who is 72 years old.
How Many Kids Do Marcie Hobbs Parents Have?
Marcie Hobbs’s parents had two kids. Marcie has a brother named Dexter Hobbs who is currently living in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She attended Montgomery Academy, studied history at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and also attended UNC School of Law.
Dexter is married to Laura Stocksdale Hobbs. She studied at Taylor Allderdice High School. For college, she went to The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Universität Mannheim – University of Mannheim.
Moreover, Laura studied at UNC Adams School of Dentistry.
Furthermore, she also has a step-brother named Jay Bargainer and sister-in-law Joanna Strauss Bargainer.
Where Do Marcie Hobbs Parents Live?
Marcie Hobbs’s mother is living in Montgomery, Alabama.