Born to Alan and May Hobbs of Macon, he was brought up a farming boy on his father's ranch. The Hobbs never came from money and it showed in their life as they held a 330 acre farmland, hand plowed around their property. In his early twenties Sam was enlisted in the Army to try and make a living for his family, unfortunately a live grenade was set off in boot camp resulting in partial hearing loss of his right ear. After he returned home from the hospital he was honorably discharged from his military duties. He then was set to work hard on his families farm and provide with the only skills he had.
After a few years of farming he met the love of his life, Anne-Marie Hashton. They met at the farmers market while she was looking for ingredients for an Apple Pie. Dating came and then marriage between the two, soon Anne-Marie was pregnant with their soon to be daughter. Tragedy struck in the delivery room as Ann died during the birth and her daughter came still-born. WIP