Geraldine Channell Dockery
May 9, 1936  -  April 8, 2018

Geraldine Channell Dockery


Visitation
Fuqua Bankston Funeral Home
508 Faust Avenue
Ozark, AL
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
10:00 until 11:00 A.M.
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Funeral Service
Fuqua Bankston Funeral Home
508 Faust Avenue
Ozark, AL
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
11:00 A.M.
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Newton City Cemetery
Newton, AL  

St. Jude Childrens Hospital
501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN  38105
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Kindred Hospice
2740 Headland Ave.
Dothan, AL  36303
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Mrs. Geraldine Channell Dockery, a resident of Newton, died Sunday, April 8, 2018 at her home. She was 81.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, April 11, 2018 in the Earl Bankston Memorial Chapel with Reverend Jean Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Newton City Cemetery. Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The family will receive friends from 10:00 until 11:00 A.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to Kindred Hospice, 2740 Headland Avenue, Dothan, Alabama 36303.

Mrs. Dockery, daughter of the late Russell Channell and Lois Lewis Channell, was native of Tuscaloosa and lived most of her lifetime in Newton. She was the oldest daughter of nine and was a devoted, loving wife, mother and grandmother and devoted her life to caring for her family.

Surviving relatives include her husband, Robert W. Dockery, Newton; three daughters, Sharon Wells (Mike), Tampa, FL., Barbara (Morgan), Eufaula, and Nancy Snow (Art), Birmingham; a son, Robert G. Dockery (Leigh Ann), Pinckard; seven grandchildren, Christopher, Jenny, Russell, Timothy, Sean, Nathan, and Sidney; five great-grandchildren, Abby, Asher, Morgan, William and Jessica; nine sisters, Martha Hinton, Marie Parker, Faye Creel, Eva Bolton, Loretta Fretwell, Shirley Brown, Linda Hahn, Judy May and Margie Smith; many nieces and nephews.

Serving as active pallbearers will be Christopher, Russell, Timothy, Sean, Nathan, and Rob.

The family would like to thank Fred and Marie Parker and Angie, Faye Creel, Margie Smith for the loving care and to Miriam, Shirley and Brett with Kindred Hospice for their care and love shown to Mrs. Dockery and her family.




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  1. Annette Nunnally
    Calera, AL

    Bob, children and sisters, so sorry for our loss. She was a very special cousin to me. Praying for all of you. May God bless and comfort you all.

  2. Connie Parker Tillman,(Children Patrick,Chad& Trey)
    Donalsonville, GA

    We love our Aunt Geraldine and will always cherish the love and generosity she as gave me and my children she will be missed but never forgotten I love you forever Praying for you all

  3. Mary
    Norcross, GA

    I know you are glad to have had your wife and Mom for as many years as you did. May the memories of her lighten your spirits in the days ahead. Can you imagine the joy you will experience when you see Geraldine again made anew with no sickness, pain or sorrow. What a grand reunion that will be.

  4. Sharon
    Pinson, AL

    You now have your wings and your family and friends has a very seeet angel lookin over them and protecting them. Fly high my sweet and beautiful friend. I’m so glad that I got to know you. Loved you then and still do. R.I.P Love to the family. Sharon,Bruce,Monica,Tyler

  5. Ronnie & Linda Mason
    Buhl, AL

    Our sincere condolences to the entire family. May God wrap each of you in His loving and comforting arms as only He can do.

  6. lloyd henry
    zephyrhills, FL

    Barbara our thoughts are with you all

  7. James & Clereen Brunty
    Zephyrhills, FL

    Our deepest sympathy to the Dockery Family. Geraldine is in a better place and will be watching over all of you until you meet again. Love to all...


  8. Tallahassee Florida, FL

    We are so sorry for yr lost but she in heaven now with out any pain .We love y'all sending prayers to the family .Geraldine is with Jesus now. Barbara & Daniel Ray

  9. Debbie Holley
    Tuscaloosa, AL

    Bob and children...to all the dear sisters I am sad for your loss but I know she is singing up in Heaven with all the angels. I wish I could be with y’all but I’m keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers! Love to all from a sister from another mother.

  10. Charlene Keeter
    Phenix City, AL

    Judy.. my condolences to you and your family. I have enjoyed so much over the years when you sisters would come and sing with you at Lakewood Baptist. It was evident to everyone what a special loving relationship there was between the sisters. Love and prayers, Charlene

  11. Charlene Keeter
    Phenix City, AL

    Judy.. my condolences to you and your family. I have enjoyed so much over the years when you sisters would come and sing with you at Lakewood Baptist. It was evident to everyone what a special loving relationship there was between the sisters. Love and prayers, Charlene

  12. David & Margaret
    Midland City, AL

    Mr. Dockery, Robert, & Family,
    We are very saddened to learn of Mrs. Dockery's passing & wish you comfort in this time of loss.

    Dave & Margaret

  13. Susan Mullins Horne
    NEWTON, AL

    Deeply sorry to hear of your loss. She was such a sweet and precious lady.My heart breaks for you all and you will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  14. Sandra Peters
    MIDLAND CITY, AL

    Praying God's comfort and peace surround you and your family during this time and in the weeks to come.

  15. Douglas Hamner
    Ozark, AL

    Bobby and family I am so sorry for the passing Geraldine our cousin God bless you all

  16. Edd Whitehead
    Newton, AL

    So sorry for your loss.

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