Minnie Marie Dobbs, 86, of Hixson, went to be with the Lord on Friday, April 4, 2014. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Mr. James Ralph Dobbs. She is survived by her children, Howard Garner, Peggy Wilson, Linda Lovelady, Carolyn Campbell, and James Dobbs; brother, Brose Garner; sister, Leona Hall, several grandchildren, James Dennis Dobbs Jr., Kristi Ann Dobbs, Belinda Helton, Alton Lovelady, Darlene Lee, Bruce Garner, Sheryl Garner, and Irene Garner, Terry and Michael Nunely; and great-grandchildren. She was of the Middle Valley Church of God faith. She touched many others life being an example of a living Christian mother and grandmother. A graveside service will be held at 12 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at Hamilton County Memorial Park. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Condolences and memories may be shared by visiting www.hamiltonfuneraloptions.com. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services; 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343. 423-531-3975.