Dr. Howard L. Dobbs
80, of Indianapolis, passed away on Tuesday, March 25, 2014. He was born on August 13, 1933 in Columbus, OH to Joseph Morris and Fairy Marie (Hickman) Dobbs. Howard grew up in Greenfield, OH and graduated from high school in 1951. He earned his BA (1955) and MA (1958) from Cincinnati Bible Seminary. Howard also received his doctorate in 1973 from the California Graduate School of Theology. During his career Howard served many communities; Muskogee, OK (1958-1963), Anaheim, CA (1963-1971), Santa Barbara, CA (1971-1983), LaHabra, CA (1983-1985), Indianapolis, IN (1985-2003). Locally, Howard served as the General Manager for TCM International. Personally, he enjoyed traveling and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Carolyn (Butler) Dobbs; children, Annette Lundberg, Mark (Cheryl) Dobbs; grandchildren, Eric Lundberg, Stacy Forgacs and Amy Dobbs.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 28, 2014 at Chapel Rock Christian Church at 1pm with visitation 2 hours prior to the services. Burial will follow in West Ridge Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to TCM International Institute: PO Box 24560 Speedway, IN 46224. Arrangements entrusted to
Flanner and Buchanan - Speedway.