Thursday, June 26, 2008

Susan R. Dotson, 36, of Monett, passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2008, at the Green Haven Nursing Home, Springfield.

She was born on Feb. 3, 1972, in Cassville, the daughter of Ralph and Lorene (Laney) Dotson. She was a previous employee of the Ark of the Ozarks and drove the OATS Transportation for the Shelter Workshop. She was a life-long resident of Barry County. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Butterfield.

Survivors include: her mother, Lorene Dotson, of Freistatt; one daughter, Angelina Ortiz, of Monett; her fiancée, Jose Pineda, of Freistatt; three brothers, David Dotson, of Rogers, Ark., John Dotson, of Eagle Rock, and Mark Dotson, of Monett; and three sisters, Cheryl Wilson, of Lockwood, Linda Foster, of Monett, and Rebecca Bowman, of Monett.

Graveside services were held today (Wednesday) at Arnhart Cemetery in East Purdy with Rev. Danny Looney officiating.

Memorials may be made to the Ark of the Ozarks and may be entrusted to the White Funeral Home.

Arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home, Cassville.