2013-06-13 / Obituaries

Marvin “Bo” Dale Dodd

February 2, 1944 - June 5, 2013

Marvin “Bo” Dale Dodd was born on February 2, 1944 in Dime Box, Texas to Ray Calvin Dodd and Elva Mildred (Tisdel) Dodd. He joined the U.S. Air Force on June 2, 1961 and received his Honorable Discharge on October 5, 1964. Bo worked for many years in the oil and gas industry acquiring right of way easements. He was always outgoing and his favorite times were when he was able to be around friends and family. Bo enjoyed being the center of attention. He passed away the evening of Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at Oakland Manor Nursing Center in Giddings.

Bo was preceded in death by his parents, Ray & Elva Dodd; brother-in-law, Terry Jones and sister-in-law, Fredlyn Dodd.

He is survived by his three children, Ron Dodd of Austin, Shelly Shea & her husband, Erik of Spring and Melissa Jordan & her husband, Kris of Cypress; eight grandchildren, Amanda, Dallas & Sophia Dodd all of Austin, Ryan & Kyle Shea both of Spring and Gage, Paige and Klia Jordan all of Cypress; one great grandchild; six sisters, Linda Bradberry of Ledbetter, LaRue Jones of Austin, Marlene & George Spacek of Ledbetter, Kathy & Tommy Turner of Trinity, Elizabeth & Joey Auippa of Houston and Debbie Stearns of Giddings; two brothers, Malcolm “Sonny” Dodd of Serbin and Howard “Buddy” & Judy Dodd of California, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral services for Mr. Dodd were Saturday, June 8, 2013 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Ricky Spacek officiating.

Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Legion York Post 276, P.O. Box 303, Giddings, Texas 78942.

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