Weatherford Democrat

May 12, 2013

Doris Belle Dodson


Weatherford Democrat

— Doris Belle Dodson, 84, of Weatherford, died Thursday, May 9, 2013, at her residence.

Graveside service is 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 14, at East Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Monday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel, which is in charge of arrangements.

She was born April 2, 1929, in Adell to Andy Curtis and Ida Belle Broom. Doris was a secretary for Lockheed Martin, a member of the Baptist church and the historical society. Mrs. Dodson enjoyed gardening and genealogy research. She spent countless hours researching her family tree. Doris loved spending time with her family, especially her granddaughter.  Even through her own failing health, Doris held on to take care of her husband, Arliss Dodson, as he struggled with cancer.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Arliss Caleb Dodson; and her parents.

Mrs. Dodson is survived by her daughter, Dorothy Holt and husband, Leslie, of Weatherford; sister, Wanda Novacek and husband, Bernard, of Whitt; granddaughters, Tara Upchurch and Melissa Sones and husband, Tommy; and great-grandchildren, David Moore, Matthew Sones and Bethany Sones.

Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel