He was a retired truck driver and a veteran of the United States Army.
He was a member of Old Ocoee Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Gordon and Ola Jane Kirkland Dobbs.
He is survived by his twin sons: Larry Earl Dobbs and Gary James Dobbs, of Munich, Germany; sister, Peggy Waters of Cleveland; special niece, Glenda Morrow of Cleveland; niece, Carla Abney of Nobleton, Fla.; nephews: Randy Lee of Benton and Jerry Prichett, both of Navarre, Fla.; great- niece and nephew, Rena Shell of Cleveland and Tony Lee of Dawnville, Ga.; special aunt, Minnie Price of Reliance; a very close and dear friend, Rod Swallows of Cleveland; and many truck driving buddies; and Kara Tulloss, a very dear person to the entire family.
The funeral will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at Higgins Funeral Home with the Rev. David Qualls and the Rev. Jerry Prichett officiating.
Interment will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hilcrest Memorial Gardens.
A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home prior to the service.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Dobbs family guest book at www.higginsfuneral.com.