Thursday, June 19, 1975
VAN ALSTYNE - Services for Forrest Bailey Doggett Sr., 77, retired
Van Alstyne rancher, who died Thursday at a Sherman hospital, will be held
at 2 p.m. Friday at Flesher Funeral Chapel, conducted by the Rev. Jerry
Scott and the Rev. J. I. Gregory, Baptist ministers. Burial will be at
Van Alstyne Cemetery.
A Texas native, he was a son of Mr. and Mrs. J.L. Doggett and married
Inez Francis Taylor, Oct. 27, 1918 at Rose Hill. He was a member of the
First Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and Sunday school teacher
for many years.
Surviving are his wife; daughter, Mrs. Bill Hopper of San Antonio;
son, Forrest B. Doggett Jr. of Dallas; sisters, Mrs. Ethel Stedham and
Mrs. Carrie Cowart, both of Whitewright; brother, Guy Doggett of Duncanville;
six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
The family will be at the funeral home from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday.