Thomas Dobbins PDF Print E-mail

Thomas L. Dobbins, Jr. of Newberry died Sunday, September 15, 2019 at J.F. Hawkins Health Care.

Born on April 5, 1940 in Anderson, he was a son of the late Thomas Louis Dobbins, Sr. and Amelia Seawright Dobbins. Mr. Dobbins was a graduate of Valdosta State University and earned a master's degree from Florida State University. He was a retired guidance counselor and teacher, spending most of his 30 year career with the Edgefield County School District. He was a member of Trenton United Methodist Church. He was a Mason for over 50 years, and was a member of the Kadosh Lodge 181 in Johnston. He was a former member of the Edgefield Lions Club.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Kathie Wood Dobbins; a daughter, Mitzi Dobbins of Due West; and a sister, Fran Allen of Bakersfield, CA.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Trenton United Methodist Church, 119 E. Wise Street, Trenton, SC 29847.



#1 Heber/Margaret Long 2019-09-20 06:46
My husband and I are so very sorry for your loss. We became friends with Mr. Dobbins when he was a resident at JFH nursing home. We really enjoyed our conversations with him. He was so very kind to my mother. Our thoughts And Prayers are with you.
Sincerely, Heber and Margaret Long