West Hill Cemetery
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Nina Lou & Edgar L. Doggett Jr.
Funeral services for Edgar Lee "Buddy" Doggett Jr, age 66,
of Sherman, TX will be held at 10:00 AM Thursday, September 30, 2010 at
the Waldo Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at the West Hill Cemetery
in Sherman. Arrangements are under the direction of Waldo Funeral Home.
Buddy passed away on Monday, September 27, 2010 at the Texas Health
He was born on May 16, 1944 the son of Edgar Lee Doggett Sr. and
Evelyn Lester Doggett. He graduated from Sherman High School and later
graduated from the University of Houston. Buddy married Nina Lou Davis
on October 3, 1964 in Sherman, TX. She preceded him in death on November
3, 2008. In the 1970s he became a reserve officer with Grayson County Sherriff
Department and later served as Captain of the reserve officers for several
years before becoming a Jailor. After serving as Jailor he continued his
education and got his Master Peace Officer License. Buddy was involved
in several forms of racing for several years. He was a member of the Center
Street Church of Christ in Sherman.
Buddy is survived by his daughter,Debra Hix and husband Tommy of
Sadler, TX, son, Edgar Lee Doggett, III and wife Shannon of Sherman, TX,
five grandchildren Don Thomas Hix, III, Timothy Wayne Hix, Jessica LeaAnn
Hix, Elizabeth Grace Doggett and Ryan Wayne Doggett, one great grandchild,
Baylee Hix, two sisters, Judy Doggett of Sherman, T and Yvonne Henson of
Denison, TX. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.
Family night will be held on Wednesday, September 29th from 7:00
to 9:00 PM at Waldo Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Timothy Wayne Hix, Jay Wells and the Grayson
County Sherriff Department officers.
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