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Charles Bennett "Charley" Dorsey
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Birth: May 20, 1894
Marion County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1978
Springdale
Washington County
Arkansas, USA

The Madison County Record
Huntsville, Arkansas
Aug 17,1978
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.. Charles Bennett Dorsey, 84, 511 Montain View Street, Springdale, died August 14 in the Springdale Memorial Hospital. Born May 20,1894, in Draketown, Ark., he was the son of Neal and Arbell Harrison Dorsey. He was a retired Farmer and a member of the Phillips Chapel Freewill Babtist Church.
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.. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Effie Lawson Dorsey; two sons, Orville of Huntsville, and Carl of Springdale; two daughter, Mrs Dewey [Sylvia] Pitts of Fayetteville, and Mrs. Ivan [Nina] McCarver of Wenatchee, Wash.; two step-sisters, Mrs. Easter Lawson of Springdale, and Mrs Opal Watkins of California; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
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.. Services were Wednesday, August 16, at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Brashears Funeral Home with Rev. Cecil Garrison and Rev. Bobby Shepherd Officiating. Interment was in the Friendship Cemetery in Springdale.
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.. Grandsons served as pallbearers. 
 
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 Parents:
  Neal Dorsey (1871 - 1938)
  Arbella Sarah Harrison Dorsey (1873 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Effie LaVerne Lawson Dorsey (1895 - 1986)
 
 Children:
  Orville Bennett Dorsey (1918 - 1989)*
  Carl Vester Dorsey (1930 - 2015)*
 
 Sibling:
  Charles Bennett Dorsey (1894 - 1978)
  Nina B Dorsey McCarver (1915 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: shares headstone with Effie
 
Burial:
Friendship Cemetery
Springdale
Washington County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: section K, G, & C
 
Maintained by: Roy Mergel
Originally Created by: Rosa Cline
Record added: Jun 23, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6539543
Charles Bennett Charley Dorsey
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Charles Bennett Charley Dorsey
Added by: Gerry Stanley
 
Charles Bennett Charley Dorsey
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- Linda Morice
 Added: Apr. 13, 2013
Great Grandpa
- Denise Dorsey
 Added: Nov. 24, 2011

- Rosa Cline
 Added: Sep. 30, 2009
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