P.E. DOSTER SR. OBITUARY
P. E. Doster Sr. Dies, Rites Held
Philetus E. Doster Sr., 82, of Rt. 1 Abbeville, widely known farmer
throughout this section, died Aug. 31 1962 ? in Taylor Memorial Hospital following a
A native of Wilcox County, he was the son of the late Norman E. and
Nannie Wilcox Doster, and was a member and deacon of Cedar Creek Baptist
Church. His wife, the former Ida Dennard, preceded him in death in 1955.
He is survived by two sons, J. N. Doster and P. E. Doster Jr., both of
Abbeville; a foster son, Irvin Dennard, Pineview; two daughters, Mrs. Martha
Sims, Abbeville, and Mrs. Midge Panko, Chicago, Ill.; 14 grandchildren and
nine great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. last Friday from Cedar Creek Church
with the Rev. I. R. Hobby, the Rev. Leroy Hall and the Rev. Napp Granade
Pallbearers were John S. Laidler, S. R. Owens, Joe L. Dennard, Statham
Helms, W. O. Futch and Charles Finleyson.
Honorary pallbearers were T. W. Parker, W. H. Gibbs, Scott James, Joe
Jones, Joe Graham, Bryan Graham, Dr. W. P. Durham, Dr. J. D. Owens, John
Doster, R. M. Harvey, N. M. Cohen, J. M. Mashburn, J. H. Owens, L. J. Morgan,
C. R. McLeod Jr., and Henry McLeod.
Interment was in Cedar Creek Cemetery with Jamerson Funeral Home in
charge of arrangements.