Obituary for Benjamin Gillispie "Mr. Ben" Dockery
Benjamin “Mr. Ben” Dockery, age 86 of Holland died Tuesday, December 19, 2017 in a Bartlett nursing home. He was born on August 21, 1931 in Limestone County to James Moses and Martha Z. (Carder) Dockery.
He proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He was married to Anita (Hill) Dockery for 30 plus years. He lived in Holland since 1983.
He is preceded in death by his wife Anita and his parents James and Martha Dockery.
Benjamin will be greatly missed by his son Robert Dockery, his daughter in law Larnell Dockery, his 4 grandchildren Bobby Dockery, Misty Reznicek, Benjamin David Dockery and Jesse Clayton Johnson. Also, left behind to miss him are his 9 great-grandchildren Andrew, Austin, Taylor, Riley, Jaycee, Kage, Benjamin David II, Leslie and Madison.
Graveside service will be held at 10:00am on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Moffat Cemetery with John Pearson officiating.
Hewett-Arney Funeral Home of Temple is entrusted with the arrangements.