Dovie J. Mayes Garretson, 86 of Bogata

Mrs.  garretsonDovie J Garretson age 86 of Bogata died Sunday November 1, 2015 in Paris Regional Medical Center.  Graveside Funeral services will be held 2pm Tuesday November 3 in Cuthand Cemetery with Rev John Purviance officiating.  Services are under direction of Wood Funeral Home.

Dovie was born November 2, 1928 in Deport Texas the daughter of Raymond G. and Ruthie Bell Patton Mayes. She married Stell Garretson June 8, 1946 in Bogata. He preceded her in death in October 1976. She was also preceded in death by a son Larry Garretson Feb 11, 2011, two sisters Pansy Skaggs and Dorothy Mayes and three brothers Doug Mayes, Kenneth Ray Mayes and Randall Mayes.

She is survived by two sons Mike Garretson of Bogata and Ricky Garretson of Ft Worth,  5  grandchildren 8    great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild, one sister Frances Rozell and husband Neil of Bogata, sister in law, Joann Mayes  and a brother in law Ray Skaggs as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great  nephews.

Her request was for memorials to be made to either Cuthand Cemetery Association or American Cancer Society.


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