Billy Eugene Dozier, 85, of Searcy passed away Wednesday, March 10th at Unity Health Medical Center. He was born October 18, 1935 in McClellan, Arkansas to the late William and Lillian (Uland) Dozier.
Billy liked fishing, he especially liked to eat the fish, and he liked to deer hunt. Billy’s passion was in CB radio, he started in 1966 and in 1994 he discovered the HAM radio and became a licensed operator. Both of which he kept up until his passing. His handle on the CB was “Stockcar,” because of his love of racing stock cars in his early years. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend who will be dearly missed.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Patsy Dozier; two daughters, Thelma Bradshaw (Farren) of Des Arc, and Linda Black (Marque) of Benton; two sons, Allen Dozier of Searcy, and Eric Dozier (Chrystal) of Heber Springs; five grandchildren, Sam and Josh Allen, Shannon McElwee, Tyler McDonnold, and Joshua Bradshaw; three great grandchildren; and two brothers, Walter Dozier of Snow Hill, North Carolina, and Robert Dozier of Searcy.
In addition to his parents, Billy was preceded in death by one son, Billy Allen Dozier: three sisters, Lela Mae Bogard, Alvera “Bedie” Bogard, and Carolyn Henard.
Visitation will be from 10:00-11:00 AM on Saturday, March 13th at Searcy McEuen Funeral Home.
Funeral services will start at 11:00 AM on Saturday, March 13th in the Searcy McEuen Chapel with burial following at Welcome Home Cemetery in Des Arc, Arkansas.
All Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to Searcy McEuen Funeral Home.
Condolences may be left at www.SearcyMcEuenFuneralHome.com