She was a resident of Athens and a former resident of Cleveland for over 60 years. She retained her membership at Delano Baptist Church as a direct descendant of founding members.
She was a daughter of the late Allen Webster Sneed Sr. and Annie Estelle Eaves Sneed.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, William Gale Dotson; parents; stepson, William Hayden Dotson; sisters: Ernestine Walker and Mildred Sanders; brother, Marion William Sneed; and an infant brother.
Her survivors include daughter, Anita Lynn Dotson of Athens; brother, Allen “Bud” Webster Sneed of Delano; and numerous devoted nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
A service will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in the South Chapel of Bordwine Funeral Home with the Rev. Herman Jordan officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday prior to the service.
Family and friends will assemble at 11 a.m. on Friday at Delano Cemetery for the committal service. Fred Walker, Patrick Sneed, Jeffrey Sneed, Cody Sneed, Glenn Ellis and Hank Ahlfeld will serve as pallbearers. John M. Dotson, Jack Colson, Steve Newman, Jim Breeden, Kirk Deweese, Steve Arehart, Michael Arehart, Mark Beaty, Largent Sneed, Trey Walker and Noah Beaty will serve as honorary pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Delano Cemetery Fund C/O Karen Newman, Treasure, 153 County Road 854 Delano, TN 37325.
If you are unable to attend, sign the guest registry at www.bordwinefuneralhome.com.