Bessie Lois Dotson, 92, of Poughkeepsie, Arkansas died on Wednesday, August 22, 2012, at her home from a sudden stroke. Born Wednesday, January 14, 1920 in Mammoth Springs, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Frank Perry and the late Dona King Perry.
She was a member of Pleasant Ridge Community Church, and a home maker.
Survived by her sons, Steve Dotson and his wife Doris of Poughkeepsie, AR and Dr. Laurence Dotson and his wife Gail of Anaheim Hills, CA, daughters, Teresa Dotson Pickett and her husband Jackie Dotson of Poughkeepsie, AR and Kathryn Dotson Richmond and her husband Larry of Cherokee Village, AR, brother, Clayton Perry of Ventura, CA, sister, Snoda Corbett of Walnut Ridge, AR. 16 Grandchildren, Nancy, Cheryl, Michelle, Tonya, Tiffany, Samantha, Brenda, Nancy D, Karen, Michael, Tim, Matt, Steven, Robbie, Thomas and Jim. 13 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great Great Grandson also many nieces, nephews, friends and relatives.
Preceded in death by her parents, Husband Glen Dotson Sr. sons Glen Jr. and Samuel Dotson Daughter Patricia Groves. sisters Hazel Robins and Flossie Williams, Brother Clifford Perry, Grand Daughter Stephanie Burton and a Infant Great Grandson.
A Funeral service will be at 2:00 PM on Saturday at Heath Funeral Home. Interment will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Poughkeepsie, AR. with Bro. Jackie Pickett and Jim Pagan Officiating The family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Saturday, August 25, 2012, at Heath Funeral Home, Highland, Arkansas.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.heathfuneralhome.net