Billy W. Dossey

Mr. Billy Wayne Dossey, age 86, a resident of De Queen, Arkansas passed Sunday, June 16, 2019.

He was born January 26, 1933, in Shinewell, Oklahoma. He was a mechanic and an avid fisherman, hunter, and a member of Memorial Missionary Baptist Church. Billy was the fourth son of Ruth and Kelsey Dossey.

Mr. Dossey was preceded in death his wife, Gladys Lavern Manasco Dossey; his parents, Kelsey and Ruth Dossey; a son and daughter-in-law, Roger and Carylin Dossey; a daughter, Sherry Laverne Dossey; and a grandson, Blakely Dossey.

He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Angela and Kenneth Talley of De Queen; two sons and daughters-in-law, Bruce and Lori Dossey of Mena, Arkansas and Bentley and Shelia Dossey of Pierce City, Missouri; one brother, Kenneth Dossey of Lodi, California; two sisters, Jackie Davis of Broken Bow, Oklahoma and Helen Briscoe of Broken Bow; 9 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Graveside funeral services for Mr. Dossey were held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 18, 2019, in the Manasco Cemetery with Chad Gallagher officiating, under the direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home in De Queen, Arkansas.

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