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John David Doty

February 26, 1936 — June 15, 2021

Mr. John David Doty, age 85, of Lexington, TN, passed away on June 15, 2021, at home with his daughters.  He was born on February 26, 1936, in Memphis, TN, to the late Luby J. Doty, Sr. and Hazel Blaine Doty, and predeceased by a son, J. David Doty; a brother, Luby J. Doty, Jr., and a sister, JoAnn Burns.  John was a Forester with TN Department of Agriculture, a graduate of Mississippi State University, class of 1959.  He was also a member of the Rotary and the TN Forestry Association, Mississippi Forestry Association, Clan MacKenzie Society of the Americas, and Caladonian Society of Mississippi.

Survived by:

Daughters: Chele Whitehead of Starkville, MS

                 Jon Anne Doty of Smyrna, TN

Grandchildren:  Shelby Whitehead

                       Jaegar Doty

Funeral services will be at 10 AM, Saturday, June 19, 2021, at Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home in Big Sandy, TN, with burial to follow at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.


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Saturday, June 19, 2021

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home

13625 TN-69A, Big Sandy, TN 38221

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