Edwin Delane Doggett
Funeral Date: 8/21/2019

Obituary:
Edwin Delane Doggett, age 79, passed away peacefully and surrounded by his family on August 17, 2019 at his home in White Hall, Arkansas. He was born in Warren, Arkansas on September 6, 1939 to Leonard and Mable Doggett. Ed graduated from Hermitage High School in 1957 and later completed Business School in Little Rock. He was drafted into the military in 1962 where he was a Marksman and member of the 212th Signal Core. While serving his country in the U. S. Army National Guard, he married his childhood friend Mary Elizabeth Brooks on July 14, 1962. They were happily married for 57 years and had four sons. Ed spent his entire adult life in the Pine Bluff area beginning in 1965 as manager of Warehouse Foods. He later had a successful career in sales. He was a long-time member and Deacon at Oak Park Free Will Baptist Church, and was a member of Central Baptist in White Hall when he passed. He enjoyed serving his church, taking walks with his wife and spending time with his 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents and son Michael Delane Doggett. He is survived by his wife Mary, and sons David and his wife Brooke Doggett of White Hall; John and his wife Amber Doggett of Benton; and Doug Doggett of Jonesboro. He is survived also by two brothers James (Betty) Doggett and Charles (Janis) Doggett of Warren. Memorial service was held on Wednesday, August 21 at 10 AM at Central Baptist Church in White Hall followed by a graveside service at 2 PM at Pleasant Valley FWB Church in Bradley County by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Memorials are preferred to Pleasant Valley Cemetery Association c/o Bobby Weaver 502 South Bradley 7 South, Warren AR 71671 or the American Cancer Society.

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Name: Kristi Moody
Message: Sending love and peace to Aunt Mary, David, John, Doug, and their families. We love you. Scott, Kristi, Ella, and Mary Scott Moody

Name: Tonya Wood
Message: Such a wonderful servant of God and great man. My thoughts and prayers are with you precious friends during this difficult time.

Name: LARRY TAYLOR
Message: Ed was great man, not a better friend, to the Taylor family. God bless the family, you are in our prayers.

Name: Pam Atherley
Message: Heaven has gained another angel. Prayers for family and friends.

Name: Danny and Brenda Adair
Message: Prayers for your family. Sorry for your loss.

Name: HELEN McDIARMID
Message: So sorry for your loss- My thoughts & Prayers are with you--

Name: Jennifer Elsberry Cunningham
Message: Your family has always held a special place in my heart and it saddens me to hear of your loss. May God embrace you in comfort during this difficult time. Love & Hugs!

Name: Johnny Frye
Message: So sorry. Prayers for the family.

Name: Robin Howell
Message: I had the pleasure of working with Ed for over 10 years. He was one of the sweetest men I knew. I will miss his hugs and “hey Rob” on Sunday mornings. My heart breaks for all of you.

Name: Jacqualin McDougald Johnson
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Name: June Doggett West
Message: So sorry about Edwin, my thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Name: Barry Puckett
Message: Mr. Ed was a great example of how to be a man of God, a husband, and a father, and to do so with such caring and grace.

Name: Sharon Holsted
Message: What a great man Mr. Ed was. Strong Christian. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Name: Ricky McDiarmid
Message: Praying for the family

Name: Randall & Paula Lewis
Message: MrJames & Mr Charles & family our thoughts and prayers are with the whole family during this difficult time.

Name: Kathy Jacks Moyers
Message: Mary, So sorry to hear of Ed passing away, He was a wonderful Boss and Friend, Prayers for You and the Family

Name: Rev. Jim Baker
Message: truly a friend, always a smile, a quiet gentle soul; a GODLY man. Our prayers for the family.

Name: Lisa Phillips
Message: Praying for your family during this difficult time. Love you John & Amber!!

Name: David Ida Hutson
Message: So sorry for your loss, prayers

Name: Monica Johnson-O’Briant
Message: Ed was a fine man and my neighbor on Dixie Court in Dollarway. I have many happy memories of babysitting the three precious boys! Praying and sending hugs and love to Mary and the boys.

Name: Chuck Fuller
Message: Mr. Ed was a fine gentleman and the world needs more folks like him. My condolences to the family.

Name: Tammy Evans Hensley
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Name: Michael Knowlton
Message: Mr. Doggett was a good man and will be missed. He would always stop and talk to me whenever he saw me around town when I was still with the police department.