Obituary: Betty C. Dobson

January 5, 1924 – December 28, 2020

Betty C. Dobson, 96, of Loogootee, formerly of Shoals, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020, at Loogootee Nursing Center.

Born January 5, 1924, in Bedford, Indiana, she was the daughter of Eley and Mildred (Bough) Norman.

She married Frank Dobson in 1940 and he preceded her in death in 1969.

Betty was a member of the Shoals Christian Church and was a homemaker.

Survivors include her children, Ralph Dean (Ann) Dobson, of Georgia, Cheryl (Ray) Norris, of Loogootee, and Richard Lee Dobson, of Shoals; daughter-in-law, Tracy Dobson, of Mitchell; ten grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; brother, James Norman, of Shoals; sister, Alice (Doug) Hamilton, of Shoals; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frank; son, Paul Gene Dobson; grandson, Curtis Dobson; and brother, Robert Norman.

The funeral service will be at noon on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at the Shoals Christian Church with Pastor Matt Sullivan officiating. Burial will follow in Trinity Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the service hour on Wednesday at the church.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Queen-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes, Shoals.

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