Mary Jo Dodson


A family graveside service for Mary Jo Morris Dodson was held Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at Gentry's Mill Cemetery.

She died on New Year’s Day at Dove Hill Care Center. The service was led by her grandson, Adam Pirtle, and by two of her granddaughters’ husbands, Joel McElhany and Jeff Carmody.

Born in Gentry’s Mill April 18, 1923, she was the daughter of Emmett and Eva McCarty Morris. She was married to Herbert Franklin Dodson June 30, 1944.

She was preceded in death by Herb Jan. 7, 1998, and by her son, Timothy Morris Dodson, Dec. 19, 2014.

Survivors include three daughters, Jefflyn Jones and Jane Pirtle, both of Fort Worth, and Kate Arthur of Temple; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

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