Thomas "Tom" L. Dobbs, 69, of Linden Ave., Moundsville, WV, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at OVMC.
He was born May 12, 1945 in Wheeling, WV, the son of the late Chester H. and Betty Slonaker Dobbs.
Tom was a graduate of WVU receiving a degree in Marketing. He received his CPA and co founded Dobbs, Abraham & Co. He was a retired accounting professor at Belmont Technical College and a member of WV Board of Accountancy.
He was the former owner of Spicy Ice and Bob's Lunch. He served on several boards for the City of Moundsville, Glen Dale, McMechen, and other local municipalities and served as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force for 13 years.
He was an avid WVU, Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers fan.
Survivors include a daughter, Courtney (Ross) Wells of Wheeling; a son, Tommy (Lindsay) Dobbs of Wheeling; two sisters, Becky (Ted) Fisher of Moundsville and Tammy (Owen) Lemley of McMechen; a brother, David Dobbs of Belpre, OH; four grandchildren, Abbey, Audrey, Blake, and Alex; and several nieces, nephews, and friends.
Family will receive friends on Thursday from 6-9 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home, 400 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville where funeral services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Rodney Hubbs officiating and where the Moundsville Honor Guard will conduct Military Services.
Interment will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Lupus Foundation of America at www.lupus.org.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.