Home | Classifieds | Place Ad | Public Notices | Galleries | Kudos | Obits | Real Estate | Subscriber Services | Villager | Health Directory | Contact Us
The Verde Independent | Cottonwood, Arizona

home : obituaries : obituaries May 23, 2016

12/27/2011 1:05:00 PM
Faires D.A. Dobyns 1924 - 2011
Faires David Andrew Dobyns
Faires David Andrew Dobyns

Faires David Andrew Dobyns was born May 18, 1924 in McAlester, Oklahoma, and died of complications from a broken hip December 11,2011.

Faires was preceded in death by his wife of 41 years, Erma Dobyns and parents David and Bertha Dobyns. He is survived by his daughters Sheila (Mulcaire) Mongini of Cottonwood and Patricia (Mulcaire) Wallace of Phoenix; sons Delbert Dobyns of Farmington, Tom Mulcaire of Cottonwood and Mike Mulcaire of Cottonwood. He had 13 brothers and sisters and is survived by five brothers Donalee and Eugene and sisters Dora, Lorene and Betty. He has thirteen grandchildren and twenty-two great-grandchildren.

Faires was a Navy veteran and served during World War II. He was a union pipe fitter/welder by trade. He relocated to Cottonwood and later owned the Shell bulk plant in Clarkdale. After retiring he owned D & M Materials. He was a lifetime member of the Jerome Elks Lodge. Dad or Papa as he called by many was very loved and considered a man of few but important words.

A memorial service will be held January 7, 2012 in the Cottonwood Cemetery at 1 PM.

An online obituary is available at www.westcottfuneralhome.com.

Information provided by survivors.

    Most Viewed     Recently Commented
•   Police soon will have one more reason to pull you over (4159 views)

•   'A Great Celebration' -- Mingus seniors prepare for graduation, commemorate scholarships and awards (3437 views)

•   Dowling steps down; Cottonwood election promises new interest (2855 views)

•   New trial sought for Jack Rider (2641 views)

•   What's hot in Verde Valley job market? (2277 views)

Article Comment Submission Form
Comments are not posted immediately. Submissions must adhere to our Use of Service Terms of Use agreement. Rambling or nonsensical comments may not be posted. Comments are limited to Facebook character limits. In order for us to reasonably manage this feature we may limit excessive comment entries.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Advanced Search

HSE - Obituary Guidelines
Find more about Weather in Cottonwood, AZ
Click for weather forecast

Submission Links
 •  Submit your feedback about our site

Find It Features Blogs Celebrate Submit Extras Other Publications Local Listings
Classifieds | Place Ad | Galleries | Kudos | Real Estate | Subscriber Services | e-News | RSS | Site Map | Find Verde Jobs | Contact Us
© Copyright 2016 Western News&Info, Inc.® The Verde Independent is the information source for Cottonwood and Verde Valley area communities in Northern Arizona. Original content may not be reprinted or distributed without the written permission of Western News&Info, Inc.® Verde News Online is a service of WNI. By using the Site, verdenews.com ®, you agree to abide and be bound by the Site's terms of use and Privacy Policy, which prohibit commercial use of any information on the Site. Click here to submit your questions, comments or suggestions. Verde News Online is a proud publication of Western News&Info Inc.® All Rights Reserved.

Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved