Ricky Dennis Dowdy

CAMILLA - Ricky Dennis Dowdy, 58, of Baker County, died Sunday, September 29, 2013 at Willson Hospice House in Albany.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 2 at Live Oak Free Will Baptist Church with interment in the church cemetery. Rev. James Sanders and Rev. Marve McDaniel will officiate.

Pallbearers will include Lavon Odom, Shane Roney, Gary Swords, Vance Sheffield, Tony Smith, Cliff Wingate, John Stein, and Randy Miles.

Born May 5, 1955 in Miller County, Mr. Dowdy was preceded in death by his father, W.T. Dowdy. He was also preceded in death by a brother, W. A.

Dowdy. Mr. Dowdy was a farmer. He was a member of Live Oak Free Will Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon.

Survivors include his wife, Patty Gaines Dowdy of Baker County; two daughters, Jill Dowdy Dozier and husband, Stephen, of Baker County and Jana Dowdy Bass and husband, Clark, of Sumter County; his mother, Doris D. Dowdy of Damascus; a sister, Rhonda Howard of Albany; a brother, Reggie Dowdy of Alabama; three grandchildren, Aida, Anna, and Davis Dozier; his mother-in-law, Doris Gaines of Baker County.

Visitation will be from 5 – 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 1 at Parker-Bramlett Funeral Home in Camilla.

Memorials may be made to Willson Hospice House, 320 Foundation Lane, Albany, GA. 31707 or Live Oak Free Will Baptist Church, 3587 Pine Hill Rd., Newton, GA 39870.

Parker-Bramlett Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

To sign the online guest registry, visit our website at www.parkerbramlett.com.

Parker-Bramelett Funeral Home

Camilla 229/336-5111