Charles Douglas Dodd


Charles Douglas Dodd, 80, of Gallion, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017, at Bryan Whitfield Memorial Hospital. He was born Oct. 9, 1936, in Winston County to Chesley and Bessie Dodd.

Dodd graduated from Lynn High School. After graduating, he enlisted in the United States Air Force, where he served in Germany and England. He worked for Firestone Tire and Rubber Company in Michigan, then he began his 35-year career in the paper industry, starting with Marathon Southern and retiring from James River Corp. He was a member of Linden Baptist Church and an avid golfer.

He is survived by his wife, Ann Ross Dodd of Gallion; two daughters, Sandy Henson (Mark) of Linden and Tina Glass (Robert) of Gallion; one granddaughter, Brittany Phillips (Justin) of Gallion; two grandsons, Brooks Glass of Gallion and Tyler Henson of Linden; one great-grandson, Chesley Cayden Phillips of Gallion.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Chesley and Bessie Dodd; two sisters, Ann Dodd Newsome and Linda Dodd Mullins; and a brother, Jerry Dodd.

Visitation will be held today, June 21, 2017, from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. at O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Linden. Graveside funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. at Linden Memorial Park.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh. com.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home, Linden; 1-334-295-9300