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LaVeta Belle Potter Dooley
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Birth: Nov. 6, 1918
Death: Jul. 29, 1993

Funeral services for La Veta Belle Dooley, 74, of Forsyth, formally of Excelsior Springs, MO will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday (August 1) at Forsyth Whelchel Chapel with burial in the Helphrey Cemetery at Taneyville. She died July 29, 1993 in her home.
She was a homemaker, a member of the Community Presbyterian Church, Forsyth. La Veta was actively involved in the family business Dooley Refrigeration and Appliance Service.
Surviving are her husband, Sherman, of the home. Six daughters: Eleanor Harrison of Forsyth; Nancy Gulley, Excelsior Springs, Sharon Sheets, Holden, MO; Lorna Oliphant, Richmond, MO; Linda Dorton, Lathrop, MO and Jackie Rogers of Springdale, AR. Three sisters, Della Mae Wills and Erma Jean Hendricks of Excelsior Springs and Cliftina Endsley of Wichita, KS. Twenty grandchildren and nineteen great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association. 
Family links: 
  Charles Clifton Potter (1896 - 1957)
  Willena Frances Whitworth Potter (1899 - 1950)
  Sherman Lorn Dooley (1913 - 2004)
  Jerry Ray Dooley (1937 - 1937)*
  Lorna Ruth Dooley Oliphant (1946 - 2017)*
  Infant Potter (1917 - 1917)*
  LaVeta Belle Potter Dooley (1918 - 1993)
  Della Mae Potter Wills (1920 - 2002)*
  Erma Jean Potter Hendricks (1925 - 2006)*
  Cliftena Norma Potter Endsley (1929 - 2005)*
  Willena Joyce Potter Hendricks (1935 - 1989)*
  Buddy Dean Potter (1937 - 1965)*
*Calculated relationship
Married 08/08/1934; Together Forever
Note: S/S Sherman Lorn Dooley
Helphrey Cemetery
Taney County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Leslie Harrison Wyman
Record added: Aug 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20901419
LaVeta Belle <i>Potter</i> Dooley
Added by: Leslie Harrison Wyman
LaVeta Belle <i>Potter</i> Dooley
Added by: Leslie Harrison Wyman
LaVeta Belle <i>Potter</i> Dooley
Added by: Leslie Harrison Wyman
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 Added: Jan. 10, 2015

- Barbara Hammons Davis, Dalt
 Added: Oct. 28, 2007
LaVeta was my grandmother. If she's part of your family tree, please contact me!
- Leslie Harrison Wyman
 Added: Aug. 11, 2007

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