West Hill Cemetery
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E. Beth & James A. Dossey
Sherman- Graveside funeral services for Evelyn "Beth" Dossey
will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday October 2 at West Hill Cemetery. Her two
grandsons, Rev. James Duke of the First Baptist Church of Los Alamos and
Rev. Greg Duke of the First Southern Church of Pueblo will officiate with
services under the direction of Waldo Funeral Home. Mrs. Dossey, 93, passed
away Sunday September 26 at the Mullican Care Center in Savoy.
Beth was born February 22, 1917 in Denison, Texas to the late Byron
and Mattie (Schragg) Robinson and worked as teacher until she married James
Dossey on August 30, 1939 in Booneville, Missouri. She and James were married
nearly 49 years when he passed away in July 1988. Mrs. Dossey was a longtime
member of Fairview Baptist Church and an avid button collector.
She is survived by one daughter, Betty Duke of Truth or Consequences,
NM; one son, Jack Dossey and his wife Judy of Ector; three grandchildren,
James Duke of Los Alamos, NM, Greg Duke of Pueblo, CO, and Amy Kindred
of Frisco; and five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her
parents, husband, and a son-in-law, Dan Duke.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or to the charity
of the donor's choice.
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