DOBBINS, M. Duane, 50, of Mechanicsville, went to be with the Lord April 9, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, James L. Dobbins Jr.; and grandparents, Lambert and Francis Dobbins. He is survived by his sons, James Robert and Christopher Duane; mother, Yolanda Fay Dobbins; brother, Glen Keith Dobbins (Pam); niece and nephews, Lucas, Dakota, Amber and T.C.; and a host of other family and friends. He was a loving father, son, brother, uncle and friend. He was a true "jack of all trades." The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 12, at the Mechanicsville Chapel of Bennett Funeral Home, 8014 Lee-Davis Road, where services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, April 13. Interment Signal Hill Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Atlee Community Church Benevolence Fund.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.