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Obituaries

Obituaries

Curtis J. Dabbs 1932 - 2006 De Soto

Services for Curtis J. Dabbs, 74, De Soto, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Cedar Crest Memorial Chapel in De Soto. Burial will follow in Shawnee Memorial Gardens.Mr. Dabbs died Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2006, at Overland Park Regional Medical Center.He was born May 15, 1932, in Neosho, Mo., the son of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Dabbs Sr. He moved to De Soto in 1971.Mr. Dabbs served in the U.S. Army in Korea. He worked as a mechanic and raised farm animals.He married Helen Dingus on March 23, 1953. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include six sons, Leon, Curtis, Wayne, David, Doug and Virgil, all of De Soto; two daughters, Suzan Dean and Connie Hill, both of Gardner; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the chapel.The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society, sent in care of the chapel, 32665 Lexington Ave., De Soto 66018.