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Obituary for Evelyn Roberts Dockery

Evelyn Roberts Dockery, 85, of Marshall, entered heaven’s gates on Monday, August 7, 2017.
She was born October 28, 1931 in Madison County to her late parents, Noah and Cora Henderson Roberts. She was a homemaker and member of Marshall Community Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Grady Dockery, sister, Mary Worley and dog, Hershey.
She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Marler (Gary); granddaughter, Shelly Proffitt (Steven); grandson, Scott Brazil; great grandchildren, Colby Proffitt, Jemma Brazil and Aviey Brazil; brother, Earl Roberts; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the Chapel of Madison Funeral Services with Pastors Gary Fender and Roger Massey officiating. Pallbearers will be Steven Proffitt, Matthew Roberts, Scott Brazil, Rufus Rice, Buck Buckner and Gary Marler. Interment will follow in Crooked Ridge Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Wednesday prior to the service
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Madison Funeral Services

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Marshall, NC 28753





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Madison Funeral Services

1750 Hwy 213
Marshall, NC 28753

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Crooked Ridge Cemetery

Crooked Ridge Lane
Marshall, NC 28753


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