Geraldine "Gerry"'s Story
Geraldine "Gerry" Dozier, 83, of McAlester, died Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa.
Family will receive friends today from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Brumley-Mills Funeral Home in McAlester.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov, 30, at Arpelar Cemetery Pavilion with the Rev. Joel Price officiating.
Gerry was born on Sept. 25, 1934, in Wewoka, to Leslie and Lela (Duvall) Yandell. She married Bob Dozier on Nov. 22, 1952, in Arpelar. She was of the Holiness faith.
She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Bobby and Gail Dozier, and Jody and Lori Dozier; two daughters and sons-in-law, Marlene and Larry Shannon, and Anita and Bud Smith; one sister, Joyce Neitzel; grandchildren, Tanya Gleghorn, Melissa Smith, Lisa Prater, Dustin Dozier and Jerry Dozier; 13 great-grandchildren; two brothers-in-law, Robert Dozier and Doyle Dozier, and two nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bob; her parents, Leslie and Lela Yandell; infant brother; two grandsons, Kenneth Shannon and Baby Dozier; one great-grandchild, baby Dozier; father-in-law and mother-in-law, James and Stella Dozier, and niece, Valicia Light.
Published on November 29, 2017