Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

November 21, 2013

Lorene Dotson

Jay Neal
Jacksonville Daily Progress

NEW SUMMERFIELD — Funeral services for Lorene Dotson, age 91, of New Summerfield are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, November 16, 2013, at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Darrell Dotson, Damond Dotson, and David Dotson officiating. Burial will be at McDonald Cemetery in New Summerfield.

Mrs. Dotson passed away Thursday, November 14, 2013 in Jacksonville.

Lorene was born September 14, 1922 in Reklaw.

She was a retired seamstress for Marja Company and Beall’s Department Store and was a member of First Baptist Church in New Summerfield. Mrs. Dotson also was a substitute teacher at New Summerfield Elementary School.

She is preceded in death by husband of 64 years, Jim A. Dotson; parents, Henry Eugene and Ada Underwood; brother, Eugene Underwood; and sister, Ruby Gibbs.

Survivors include her sons, Ray Dotson of Singapore, Glyn Dotson of New Summerfield; sister, Armagene Davis of Rusk; special niece, Kim Snider; special nephew, Justin Davis both of Neches; seven grandchildren, Damond, David, and Darrell Dotson, Michael, Susanne, Rhonda, and Regina; eleven great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Boyd Isom, Kevin Isom, Richard Castillo, Justin Davis, Randy Snider and John Mata.

Honorary pallbearers will be Richard Castillo, Jackie Davis, Richard Davis and Jonathan Medellin.

Visitation will be from 6-8 pm Friday, November 15, 2013 at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.