Donald Richard Dobbs, 71, was called home to be with the Lord on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. Don was born on April 11, 1946, to Dewitt and Julia Dobbs in New Castle, Indiana.
Don married his devoted and loving wife of 41 years, Arland Dobbs. Don is a member of Woodland Church of God, where he enjoyed playing the drums for the Lord on the praise team. Don is also a member of "HIS" Gospel Music, along with Mike Milligan and Greg Bevington, playing and singing gospel music to many people. This was his mission for the Lord.
Don is survived by his loving wife, Arland Dobbs; children, April Dawn (Jason) Sinko, Tina Marie (Ted) Bonifant, Brian C. (Kathy) Daniele, Richard Lee (Tina) Dobbs and Jody Lee Dobbs; grandchildren, Jaxon, Gianna and Alayna Sinko, Courtney Bonifant, Whitnie (Adam) Christner and their daughter, Finnleigh, Tiffani (Josh) Barnes and their son Elijah, and Lucia and Marianna Daniele; sisters, Betty Goble, Marilyn Upchurch, Carolyn Crabtree and Marty Jones; and brother Paul Dobbs.
Don is preceded in passing by his brother, Robert Dobbs, and his parents, Julia and Dewitt Dobbs.
A memorial service to celebrate Don's life will be held on Monday, Nov. 20 at 6 p.m. at the Woodland Church of God, 3401 S. Webster Street, Kokomo, IN 46902. All who knew Don or were touched by him in any way are invited. Please feel free to wear "HIS" T-shirts.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Driven Youth at Woodland Church of God.
Published on November 18, 2017