Henry W. Dubbs, 96

GILLESPIE (May 30, 2018) – Henry W. Dubbs, 96, of Gillespie passed away at 5:30 p.m., Monday, May 28, 2018, at Sunrise of Chesterfield, Mo.

He was born Sept. 9, 1921, in St. Louis, Mo., to Henry and Lillie (Horine) Dubbs. He married Anastasia “Nancy” Dubbs; she preceded him in death on Aug. 4, 2007.

Mr. Dubbs was a veteran, having served during World War II. He was a retired coal miner after having worked for Monterey Coal Company and was a member of the Masonic Lodge 214 AF and AM.

Surviving are his daughter, Rosemary (Douglas) Hobbs of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; daughter-in-law, Joan Dubbs of Gillespie; grandchildren, Michael (Stephanie) Dubbs of St. Louis, Mo., Sara (Dan) Helsten of Chesterfield, Mo., Mary Ann Dubbs of St. Louis, Mo., and Lance (Angie) Hobbs of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; great-grandchildren, Dominic, Lana, Brandon, Hogan and Caitlyn; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a son, Steven Dubbs.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 30, at Holy Dormition Cemetery in Benld. Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie was in charge of the arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Fallen Heroes.

Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at kravanyafuneral.com.