Dorothy Lee Watts Dodd, age 85 of Bogata died Thursday, August 11, 2016 at her daughter’s residence in Bogata. Funeral services will be 2 pm, Sunday, August 14 at the First United Methodist Church in Bogata with Rev. Joey Williams officiating and Jace Jeffery speaking. Interment will be at Bogata Cemetery under the direction of Wood Funeral Homes. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Dorothy was born July 15, 1931 in Johntown, Texas the daughter of Casey and Ruth Morgan Watts. She married Grady Dodd on December 16, 1950 in Texarkana, Texas. She worked at Pat’s Place of Bogata for ten years.

She is survived by her daughter, Terry Neeley and husband, Harold of Bogata; her son, Edrue Dodd and wife, Janet of Paris; one sister, Pat Jeffery and husband, Kenneth of Bogata; five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Grady Dodd on April 22, 2016; her sister, Barbara Watts Davenport on January 24, 1968; her father E.C. (Casey) Watts on February 5, 1986 and her mother, Ruth Watts on March 28, 1980.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Bogata, P.O. Box 9, Bogata, Texas 75417

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