Robert Ray Dimsdale

Robert "Bob" Ray Dimsdale, age 85, passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021.

Bob was born on January 12, 1936, in Newton, NC, son of the late L.L. Dimsdale and Sarah Louise King Dimsdale.

Bob proudly served his country for nine years in the United States Air Force. After his honorable discharge from the military, Bob started his lifelong career with the Ford Motor Company. He was a true and faithful servant of the Lord and a proud member of Grace Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon and also was a member of the Truck Stop Outreach program. In his younger years, he enjoyed spending time outdoors camping and fishing. He loved animals and never turned away a stray that came into the yard.

Bob is preceded in death by his loving wife, Jane Ostwick Dimsdale; and son, Duane Dimsdale.

Survivors include his children, Robert (Crystal) Dimsdale, Sheri (Charlie) Clancy and Michael Dimsdale; grandchildren, Tanis Dimsdale, Jamieson and Jillian Clancy; and sister, Iris.

Graveside services will be conducted at 1:00 pm on Friday, July 16, 2021, in the GA National Cemetery with military honors rendered.

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Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA 30120, is honored to serve the family of Mr. Dimsdale during this difficult time.