ALBANY -- Rev. W.C. Dozier, 89, of Smithville, departed this life on Saturday, August 19, 2012 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital North here in Albany. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 from McAgee Grove Baptist Church on Highway 19 North in Leesburg with the Pastor, Rev. Robert Morgan officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Rev. W.C. Dozier was born July 13, 2012 in Sumter County, GA to the late Florence Campbell and Jessie M. Dozier. He departed this earthly life to life for eternity with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He was educated in Lee County and retired from the US Army after 23 years of service and also retired from Boeing Air Craft Company in Los Angeles, CA.

Rev. Dozier was saves in 1934, baptized at McAgee Grove Baptist Church in Lee County, GA. He serviced God all his adult life and Pasted three churches from 1957-2002.

He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife of 66 years, Mrs. Hilda Dozier; one son, William Dozier, Jr. (Barbara) of Wilmington, CA; four daughters, Annie Parenzan (Jim) of Huntington Beach, CA, Ruby Graham (Leonard) of Carson, CA, Hazel Miller (Keith) of Fairfield, CA, and Helen Hill of Oslo, Norway; thirteen grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren; he also leaves one sister, Betty Parks of Albany; four sisters-in-law, Annie Rose Carter of Smithville, GA, Pauline Henderson of Leesburg, GA, Sally Mae Mosley of Albany, GA and Fannie Kate Simmons (Marvin) of Leesburg, GA; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, loving church family and friends.

The family of Rev. Dozier will receive friends and relatives at 780 Eagle Pond Road in Smithville with Meadow's Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Meadows Funeral Home

Albany 229/439-2262