James Virgil Dabbs, Jr., the son of the late James Virgil Dabb, Sr. and Willie Calder Dabbs Horad, was born in Kennett on Oct. 9, 1968 and died Monday, Oct. 15, 2001, at the age of 33, as a result of an automobile accident. He was a 1991 graduate of Risco High School and a resident of Bernie. Survivors include three brothers, David Dabbs of Malden, Timothy Dabbs of Dexter and Michael Dabbs of Bernie; by four sisters, Dorothy Faith of Gideon, Joyce Smiley of Bernie, Sheila Lane, and Lisa Dabbs, both of Malden; and by his step-father, Roy Horad of Malden. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Christina Dabbs; and by four brothers, James Lonnie Dabbs, Billy Gene Dabbs, Billy Harold Dabbs and Anthony Wayne Dabbs. Visitation will be held at 6 p.m. at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden on Tuesday, Oct. 16. Funeral services will be conducted at the Bradshaw Chapel at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 17 with Rev. Roger Fowler and Rev. Earl Dell officiating. Interment will follow in the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden in charge of all arrangements.