Jimmy Dale Nabors, 79, born September 23, 1932 in De Leon, Texas to Benjamin “Vollie” Nabors and Winnie Octavia (Cozby) Nabors. He passed away on February 22, 2012 in Denton, Texas. Jimmy served 8 years in the United States Army as M.P. and Army Reserves where he was commended for “Outstanding Trainee”, awarded commendation of Sharp Shooter, and received a Good Conduct Medal and National Defense Service Medal. Jimmy married Margie Aliene Taylor on July 3, 1958 in Dallas, Texas. They moved to El Paso, Texas in 1961 with the Burroughs Corporation, and back to settle in Farmers Branch, Texas in 1967. Jimmy is survived by his loving son Thad Taylor, daughter-in-law Robbie and proud grandson Dustin Taylor Nabors all of Ponder, Texas; brother John and sister-in-law Sue Nabors and niece Tina Nabors all of Farmers Branch, Texas. Jimmy is preceded in death by his parents Vollie and Winnie Nabors, brother Bonnie Nabors, and wife Margie Nabors. Burial With Honors scheduled at Dallas/Ft. Worth National Cemetery on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 1:00pm.
“Now to this day I am not alone in the valley of death, as I say goodbye to a strong man, proud father, and best grandaddy in the world and an unstoppable soldier “Jimmy Nabors”. We will always love you, and miss you dearly”…Dustin Taylor Nabors. Please send condolences to the family and sign the guestbook on this website.