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William Joseph Dodson
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Birth: May 5, 1907
Death: Aug. 9, 1974

William Joseph Dodson, aged 67, of Haskell died Friday. He was a retired employee of the Benton Power Plant. He was a Baptist. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Velma Bearden Dodson; two sons, Bobby Dodson and Jimmy Dodson, both of Benton; five daughters, Mrs. Betty Beasley, Mrs. Lucille Finley, Mrs. Marie Isom and Mrs. Catherine Fletcher, all of Benton, and Mrs. Christine Penix of Little Rock; a stepmother, Mrs. Lottie Dodson of Benton; one brother, Clebert Dodson of Benton; one sister, Mrs. Bill Wheeler of Benton; three half-brothers, Harvey Dodson, Dan Dodson and John Dodson, all of Benton; four half-sisters, Mrs. Lillie Wilson, Mrs. Ruth Beam, Mrs. Margaret Heron, all of Benton and Mrs. Mary Lee Downing of California; and 19 grandchildren. Funeral was to be at 10 a.m. today at Ashby Funeral Chapel with Rev. Willis Calhoon officiating. Burial was to be at Summit Cemetery. (source unknown - probably Benton Courier) 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Buie Dodson (1878 - 1942)
  Rosie Ann Burks Dodson (1881 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Velma R Bearden Dodson (1912 - 1990)
 
 Children:
  Betty Ann Dodson Beasley (1933 - 2015)*
  Rena Lucille Dodson Finley (1941 - 2017)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lillie Bell Dodson Wilson (1902 - 1979)**
  William Joseph Dodson (1907 - 1974)
  Cleo Dodson Wheeler (1910 - 2007)*
  Chlolee Dodson Caple (1913 - 1970)*
  Clebert Dodson (1916 - 1985)*
  James Arnold Dodson (1921 - 1968)**
  Mary Lee Dodson Dowing (1925 - 1979)**
  Marvin Morris Dodson (1927 - 1950)**
  Harvie Horace Dodson (1927 - 2000)**
  Daniel Robert Dodson (1929 - 2001)**
  John Lilburn Dodson (1932 - 2004)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Summit Cemetery
Benton
Saline County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: P. V. Hays
Record added: Sep 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41556174
William Joseph Dodson
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William Joseph Dodson
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William Joseph Dodson
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 Added: May. 20, 2015
 
 
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