|Birth: ||May 8, 1882|
|Death: ||Nov. 17, 1969|
Wellington Leader November 20, 1969
Mrs. Tom Dobbs, who first lived in Wellington during its pioneer days, died about 5:00 a.m. Monday, November 17 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Luella Daves. She was 87.
It was in 1905 that she and the late Mr. Dobbs came here, but four years later they returned to Oklahoma, and that remained their home until they moved back to Collingsworth County from Soper in 1926.
Mrs. Dobbs was the former Lola Belle Longino, daughter of the late James T. and Martha Moreland Longino. She was born at Sulphur Springs May 8, 1882.
She and Mr. Dobbs were married November 28, 1901 in Nelson, OK. He preceded her in death July 1, 1967. She had been a Methodist since childhood.
Survivors include four sons and four daughters: Oren M. Dobbs of Oklahoma City; Walter Dobbs and Mrs. Daves of Wellington; Jack Dobbs and Jimmy D. Dobbs of Amarillo; Mrs. Edna Mae Winkler of Cactus; Mrs. Essie Turner of Goodwell, OK; Mrs. Christeen Turner of Boise City, OK; a sister, Mrs. Mary O. Herman of Mosier, OR; 25 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.
Thomas Whitman Dobbs (1880 - 1967)*
Oren Melton Dobbs (1903 - 1979)*
Edna Mae Dobbs Winkler (1906 - 1991)*
Bonnie Ann Dobbs Callahan (1908 - 1943)*
Walter Robert Dobbs (1911 - 1986)*
Essie Mary Dobbs Turner (1915 - 1995)*
Christine Dobbs Turner (1916 - 1987)*
Louella Dobbs Daves (1918 - 1989)*
James David Dobbs (1928 - 2006)*
Note: Funeral Home marker
South Fairview Cemetery
Plot: Section 7 Row 1
Created by: ATK
Record added: Mar 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49621716