Gaylon Doyle Dorris

Friday, February 24, 2012

Gaylon Doyle Dorris, 66, of Rector died Feb. 18, 2012, at Rector Nursing and Rehab.

He was born Nov. 10, 1945, in Rector to the late Walter "Buster" and Vera (Reynolds) Dorris. He was married to Sandra Phillips in 1965, and to this union two daughters were born.

He was of the Baptist faith and was a musician by trade.

Survivors include daughters Dena Green and husband Amos of Rector and Tammy Johnson and husband Dale of Piggott; six grandchildren, Amanda Green, Derek Green, Jade Green, Daniel Johnson and wife Alex, Kevin Johnson and Kalon Johnson; six great-grandchildren, Hayden, Dakota, Colby, Phoenix, Aubrey and Charlie and many other family and friends.

Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 20, 2012 in the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Rector with Brother Jimmy Parrish officiating. Interment followed at Purcell Cemetery west of Rector.

Pallbearers included Daniel Johnson, Kalon Johnson, Kevin Johnson, Derek Green, Don Pickler and T. C.

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