Funeral services for Mr. Dodd will be Friday, July 4, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Hunter Funeral Home with Brother Bobby Green, Brother Jimmy Atnip and Charlie Morris officiating. Visitation was Thursday from 3-8 p.m. and will be Friday from 10 a.m. until the service time. Interment will be at Wilson County Memorial Park in Lebanon.
Kenneth Bly Dodd, age 80, of Smithville, died Tuesday evening, July 1, 2014 at NHC Health Care in Smithville.
Born in Wilson County, he was the son of the late George O. Dodd Sr. and Clemmie Bly Dodd and was preceded in death by a sister, Bessie Owen; brothers, Joe and Robert Dodd; and a stepson, Jimmy Wade Thomason.
Kenneth was a manufacturing supervisor and a U.S. Army veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Pauline Morris Dodd, of Smithville; special stepsons, Paul (Brenda) Green, Bobby (Sandra) Green; children, LaDonna and Rodney, of Kentucky; stepdaughters, Carolyn Farrar, of Murfreesboro, Gail Thomason, of Smyrna, Janey (Larry) Dickens, of Smithville; grandchildren, Scott Mitchel and his daughter, Amy, and Troy Davis; numerous great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren; brother, Junior (Frances) Dodd, of Alexandria; nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation or the Humane Association.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, 615-237-9318.