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Richard Lester Dodson

January 19, 1938 September 29, 2018
Richard Lester Dodson
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Obituary for Richard Lester Dodson

Memorial service for Richard Dodson, 80, of Fletcher will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at the Arena Cowboy Church with Pastor Billy Harmon and Pastor Larry Thoma, officiating. Visitation will be held Monday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with the family greeting friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Fletcher Funeral Home.

Mr. Dodson passed away on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at his home in Fletcher at the age of 80.

Richard Lester Dodson was born on January 19, 1938 in Rush Springs, Oklahoma to Walter and Etta (Comer) Dodson. He graduated from Elgin High School in 1957.  Richard married Barbara Sue Barnett on February 15, 1958. The two were married for 60 years and were blessed with two children. He worked for Fowlers laying carpet and tile and installing cabinet tops before going to work for civil service, doing the flooring in all the barracks until he retired. After retiring from civil service, Richard worked for Comanche County District 1 on the road and bridge crew. Richard was a wonderful man and will be dearly missed by all those who had the privilege of knowing him.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Sue Dodson, of the home; 1 son, Rickey Dodson and his wife Julie, of Elgin; 1 sister, Carol Geiger, of Rush Springs; 2 grandsons: Eric Dodson and his wife Angela, of Carnegie and Keiba Hendrix and his wife Amber, of Fletcher; 2 granddaughters: Amber Lacer and her husband Steve, of Fletcher and Julie Hendrix and Mary, of Pryor; 6 great grandchildren: Keeba Wayne, Chloee, Blakely, Lakynn, Kane, and Braxton; special friends: Burl and Donna Mansel and family; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by: his parents: Walter and Etta Dodson; his daughter, Kimberly Dodson; 1 great grandson, Jesse Lacer; 2 sisters: Loreta and Mary; 7 brothers: Don, Home, Elmer, Kenneth, Jim, Albert, and Carl; and a good friend, Jack Mitchell.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Victory Hospice of Elgin.


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Visitation

Monday

1

Oct

4:00 PM 10/1/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/1/2018 8:00:00 PM
Fletcher Funeral Home

410 W. Cole
Fletcher, OK 73541

***Family will greet friends from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at the funeral home.

Fletcher Funeral Home
410 W. Cole Fletcher 73541 OK
United States

Memorial

Monday

1

Oct

4:00 PM 10/1/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/1/2018 8:00:00 PM
Arena Cowboy Church

7323 NW Wolf Rd.
Lawton, OK 73507

***Family will greet friends from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at the funeral home.

Arena Cowboy Church
7323 NW Wolf Rd. Lawton 73507 OK
United States
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