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Robert Dodd

Robert Dodd

Saturday July 26, 1930 - Sunday July 19, 2020
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Obituary

Deceased Name: Robert Lester Dodd
Date of Birth: Saturday, July 26, 1930
Date of Death: Sunday, July 19, 2020

Funeral services for Robert Lester Dodd, 89 of Ferriday,LA will be held at the First Baptist Church of Ferriday on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 11:00 AM with Bro. Roger Johnson and Bro. Cecil Carroll officiating. Internment will follow at Central Cemetery, Wisner, LA, under the direction of Young's Funeral Home.

Robert Lester Dodd was born on Saturday, July 26, 1930 in Carrollton, MS. and passed away Sunday, July 19, 2020 in Ferriday, LA.
He was a resident of Ferriday and a member of Ferriday First Baptist Church, Robert retired from International Paper with over 39 years of service. and he proudly served his Country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict.

He is preceded in death by
Father- Calvin Dodd
Mother- Velma Willoughby Dodd
Son- Steve Dodd
Infant Daughter- Debra Dodd
Brother- Calvin E. Dodd Jr.
Brother- Talmadge Dodd
Sister- Sarah Gwinn
Sister- Lucille Elliot
Granddaughter- Christy Dodd
Infant Grandson- Matthew Dodd

He is survived by
Wife of 65 years- Catherine Ann Dodd of Ferriday, LA
Son- Charles Dodd and his wife Dawn of Ferrriday, LA
Brother- William Dodd and his wife Ida Jo of Ferriay, LA
Sister- Joann Comeaux of Rayville, LA
Sister- Elaine Groleau of McMinnville, OR
Sister- Edna Smith of Vancouver, WA

He is also survived by 3 Great-Grandchildren- Chase Butler, Kade Butler and Caroline Smith.

Pallbearers will be Larry Holley, Milton Sanders, Guy Dore, Billy Dodd, Jimmy Comeaux and Roy Elliott.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Dr. Jeffery Myers of MD Anderson, Dr. Huey Moak, Dr. Jack Rodriquez, Warren Enterkin and the Deacons of the First Baptist Church of Ferriday .

The family will receive friends at the First Baptist Church of Ferriday from 9:00 AM til 11:00 AM, Wednesday, July 22, 2020. To leave an online condolence for the family please visit www.youngsfh.com.


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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday July 22, 2020 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Wednesday July 22, 2020 9:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    First Baptist Church of Ferriday
    Ferriday, LA 71334
  • Service

    Wednesday July 22, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Wednesday July 22, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    First Baptist Church of Ferriday
    Ferriday, LA 71334
  • Interment

    Location
    Central Cemetery
    Wisner, LA 71378

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Debi & "Jr." Book

Posted at 01:59pm
Our hearts hurt for your loss, but know that Bob made this world a better place. We smile when we think of him. We love you. God's peace be with you.
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Debbie Peachey

Posted at 12:28am
To one of the finest men in my life that I’ve admired for a very long time. My Uncle Robert is one of the last of the best, as kind and gentle as they come. He made the best catfish fry EVER, and let’s not forget his home made peach ice cream. He will be greatly missed but I’m thankful he is in no more pain or discomfort. Rest In Peace now Unc
 
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Jimmy Comeaux Posted at 09:38am

Uncle Robert was truly a fine man and great christian influence. He was a quiet man, but his actions spoke volumes about him. He will truly be missed
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