He was an avid golfer, and was an active member of the Elk’s Lodge and Cleveland Country Club, and a social member of the American Legion.
He was the son of the late Hayden and Bertha Mae Dotson of Clyde, N.C. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Hellan Johnson of Clyde; and two brothers: Jack and William Gayle Dotson of Cleveland.
Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Wanda Dotson; son, Rex R. Dotson Jr., and wife, Jeanine, of Cleveland; three daughters: Desiree Brown and husband, Ted, of Hudson, Fla., Trish Watson of Niota, and Theresa Vaughn and husband, Ronnie, of Riceville; eight grandchildren: Rex R. Dotson III, Chris Avaritt, Ty and Taylor Brown, Zack Rayl, Gabriel Watson, Joshua Vaughn and Callie Vaughn; one great-grandchild, Avelyn Dotson; and special friends, Jerry and Carol Deal of Dalton, Ga.
There will be no formal visitation or service at this time.
Serenity Funeral Home and Cremation Center, LLC is in charge of arrangements.
We invite you to view the Dotson family guest book and leave a message of condolence at www.serenityfunerals.com.