Amos Austin Doty, Sr.

Wednesday, August 24, 2005

AMOS AUSTIN DOTY, SR., a resident of Berryville, was born Dec. 27, 1910, in Golden, Mo., a son of John and Gem Nell (Prentice) Doty. He died Monday, Aug. 22, 2005, in Berryville, at the age of 94.

Mr. Doty was a farmer. He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by two sons, Ronnie Doty of Green Forest, and Austin Doty, Jr., and his wife, Rose of Berryville; four grandchildren; Tammy Martin and her husband, Greg, Tina Wise and her husband, Darren, Jason Doty and wife, Melony, and Jon Doty; six great-grandchildren, Ashton Fryar, Lyndsey Martin, Wesley Martin, Wyatt Martin, Derek Doty, and Jaycee Doty; several nieces and nephews; several other relatives; and many friends.

On Dec. 3, 1941, he was united in marriage with Althea Elizabeth (Williams) Doty, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his parents, John and Gem Nell Doty; one brother; one sister; a great grandchild, Phillip Martin; and a daughter in law, Dorothy Doty.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2005, at the Hale Cemetery Chapel in Oak Grove, with Bro. Jerry Blevins officiating. Interment will be in the Hale Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.