The family will receive friends today, Dec. 4, 2013, at 6 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at noon at Hwy. 5 Church of God. He will lie in repose from 10 a.m. until noon at the church. Burial will be at Ashbank Cemetery. Rev. Richard Harbin will officiate.
Dotson was preceded in death by his parents, William Garland Dotson and Darthulia Hooper Dotson; brother, Rev. James V. Dotson; sister, Willie Mae Farris; and daughter, Yasamini (Simmie) Grimes.
He is survived by his wife, Quilla J. Dotson; daughter, Tammy Key (Timmy); sons, Donny H. Dotson, Stanley P. Dotson (Samantha), and Jamie Lee Dotson; brother, Archie L. Dotson; and 13 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571