Bobby William Dawkins, 79, of 2711 Valentine Avenue, Bronx, NY died July, 8, 2017. A native of Spartanburg, SC he was the son of the late Willie Shands and Louella Dawkins. He was a graduate of Carver High School and was retired from Calvary Hospital. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his nephew, Rufus Dawkins. He is survived by one son, Bobby Lee (Sabrina) Dawkins of Spartanburg, SC; one daughter, Debra Dawkins (Adrian) Thomas of Spartanburg, SC; one step-daughter, Annette Brown of Spartanburg, SC; four grandchildren, Adrianna D. Thomas, Aravian W. Thomas, Bobby L. Dawkins, and Monica L. Dawkins; two great- grandchildren: Makensie N. Jeter, Kendrick L. Jeter all of Spartanburg, SC; one sister, Mary L. Moss of Wellford, SC; his nephew, Michael L. Dawkins; four nieces, Mary Gail Dawkins, Phyllis L. Ford, Julia Graham and Carolyn Graham; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Arrangements are with Community Mortuary, Inc., 102 Marion Avenue, Spartanburg, SC 29306.
Ceremony Location Community Mortuary Chapel 102 Marion Avenue Spartanburg, SC 29306