Joe Dotson

Obituary of Joe Phillip Dotson

ADRIAN: Joe Philip Dotson, age 73 of Adrian passed away on Friday, May 17, 2019 at The Oasis at Adrian Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center under the loving care of Hospice of Lenawee.


  He was born on September 9, 1945 in Manchester, TN to John and Mattie (Arnold) Dotson.  Joe worked as a motorcycle mechanic for the majority of his life.


Surviving are two sons, Jeff (Jennifer) Dotson of Clayton and Douglas Jedele of Adrian; two brothers, Mike (Gail) Dotson of Adrian and Jimmy Dotson of Oregon; one sister, Carolyn Johnson of Adrian; 11 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Deanna (Jones); son, Phil “Tony” Dotson; granddaughter, Chelsea Williams; one sister, Hazel Raper; one brothers, Charles Dotson; brother-in-law, Ronald Johnson and a nephew, Joe Allan Garza.


At Joe’s request, cremation has taken place. There will be no public services held.


You may send condolences to the family at Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Joe Dotson, please visit Tribute Store
Services for Joe Dotson
There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Joe Dotson.
Visit the Tribute Store
Share Your Memory of