JAMES T. DABBS
February 21, 1937 – April 12, 2018
James T. Dabbs age 81 of Cartersville, Georgia passed away Thursday April 12, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Dabbs was born on February 21, 1937 in Emerson, Georgia, son of the late James Olyn and Mattie Florence Smith Dabbs. Mr. Dabbs retired from Union Carbide after many years of faithful service. He was a true and faithful servant of the Lord and a proud and active member of Faith United Methodist Church. Mr. Dabbs was also a long time member of the Cartersville Masonic Lodge #63. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting, fishing and woodworking. Mr. Dabbs is preceded in death by his son, Daniel Thomas Dabbs; brother, Rodney O. Dabbs; sister, Jean Dabbs Shellhorse; a nephew, Dave Bearden; mother and father-in-law, W.B. and Nell Womack; sister-in-law, Patricia W. Harris. Survivors include his loving wife Nora Sue Womack Dabbs of Cartersville, Georgia; sons, William Douglas (Becky) Dabbs and James Darrell (Marilyn) Dabbs; daughter, Donna Sue Dabbs; grandchildren, Corey James and Kaylene Dabbs, Olivia Brooke Dabbs, Olyn Heath Dabbs, Riley James Dabbs, William Guerrin and Chelsea Olivia Graves; great grandson, Emmett James Dabbs; brothers- in-laws, Elmer Wayne Womack and Fred (JoAnn) Harris; sister-in-law, Debra Dabbs; several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted at two o’clock in the afternoon on Monday the 16th of April, 2018 at Faith United Methodist Church with Rev. Charlie Marus officiating. Interment will immediately follow in Sunset Memory Gardens. Serving as pallbearers are Corey Dabbs, Olyn Dabbs, Will Graves, Riley Dabbs, Rod Dabbs, Alan Harris and Joey Womack. Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from five o’clock in the evening until eight on Sunday, the 15th of April, 2018 at Owen Funeral Home. In lieu of customary remembrances, memorial donations may be made in Mr. Dabbs honor to the Manna Pantry at Faith United Methodist Church. Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to post tributes and sign the on-line register.
- Visitation Sunday, April 15, 2018
- Celebration of Life Monday, April 16, 2018
JAMES T. DABBS
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Terry and Janet Black Underwood
April 18, 2018
Doug and Darrell, We're so sorry for your loss. We send love and prayers of comfort to your families.
April 16, 2018
Nora, my sincere condolence to your families for your great loss of your beloved, husband, James. James was a lover of God and family, and lived a very gallant life. Reflection on the words of Jesus promise “For just as the Father raises the dead up and makes them alive, so the Son also makes alive”, (John 5:21) will comfort you during this difficult time. Continue to share treasured memories of your beloved, and let the God of Tender Mercy continue to heal your pain.
April 15, 2018
I truely hate to learn of this. Jimmy was such a great influence and teacher to me in my early 20s. I pray for the family during this time.
April 13, 2018
Thank you so much for allowing me to help ya'll take care of Mr. Dabbs. I will never forget his sweet smile, his sense of humor, those beautiful eyes, him calling me his precious baby girl, and all those kisses on the cheek while caring for him. It truly was an honor!! He was one of a kind!! I love you all!!