2010-01-07 / Obituaries

Nolan P. Doss

May 5, 1922 - January 1, 2010

Nolan P. Doss, Sr. was born on May 5, 1922 in the Gay Hill Community in Milam County. He was the son of Richard A. and Emma Elizabeth (Brown) Doss.

Mr. Doss had lived most of his life in the Rockdale area and the last four years in Livingston. He retired from the City of Rockdale in 1998, he served in the US Navy during WWII and was a life time member of the Rockdale VFW, Post 6525 and had served as Post Commander. He and Lois (Douglas) Farr were married on November 30, 1973 in Rockdale.

He is preceded in death by his Wife Lois, his parents; Son, Bill Doss; Grandson, Brian Doss; Sonin Law, David Kaderka; 2 Brothers, Emory “Boots” Doss and Dan Doss; 2 Sisters, Irene Wells and Ola Crump.

He is survived by his son, Nolan Doss, Jr. & wife Kay of Livingston; 2 Daughters, Teresa Kaderka of Bastrop and Lavita Richter & husband Larry of Santa Fe, TX; Daughter-in-Law, Nancy Doss of Mt. Pleasant; Step-Son, Tommie Farr of Rockdale; 2 Brothers, Arnold Doss of Kingsville and James Doss of Rockdale; Also 8 Grandchildren and 4 Great-Grandchildren.

Funeral Services for Mr. Doss were held Monday, January 4, 2010 at the Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home, burial followed in the I.O.O.F Cemetery in Rockdale.

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