Alton J. Dobbins, 80, of Brownwood died Monday morning at a local nursing home.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel, with burial to follow at Zephyr Cemetery.

He was born Feb. 19, 1927, in Coleman.

Survivors include his wife, Loutrell Dobbins of Brownwood; two sons, Alan Dobbins of Denver and Steve Dobbins of Orlando, Fla.; a sister, Mary Ella Watson of Coleman; a brother, J. M. Dobbins of Gladewater; four grandchildren; and a great-grandson also survive.

Friends are invited to sign the guestbook at www.heartlandfuneralhome.net.