Robert W. Dotson, 67 of Taylorville passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 4:29 p.m. at Meadow Manor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Taylorville. He was born on May 25, 1950 in Decatur, Ill. the Son of George William and Betty Jane (Miller) Dotson. He served in the United States Army During the Vietnam War, after his military service he worked as a painter and laborer.
Surviving are his brother: Sam Dotson of Decatur, Ill.; sisters: Helen Dotson of Decatur, Ill.; Georgia Varvil of Sullivan, Ill.; Pauline Walter of Decatur, Ill.; Nieces: Shelley Jackson of Taylorville, Ill.; Samantha Blumenstein of Decatur, Ill.; Tabitha Walter of Decatur, Ill.; Amanda Bishop of Sullivan, Ill.; Kelly Camren of Sullivan, Ill.; Lisa Trotter of Sullivan, Ill.; nephews: Brian Trent of Decatur, Ill.; Billy Justice of Niantic, Ill.; Jason Newingham of Decatur, Ill.; Jerry Newingham of Decatur, Ill.; Emitt Dotson of Decatur, Ill.; George Scribner of Sullivan, Il. and many great-nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother: Betty Jane McArthur, dad: George W. Dotson, step-mother: Pauline M. Dotson, brothers: Ronald E. Trent, Richard Morse, nephew: Ronald J. Justice and grandparents: Samuel and Leona Dotson.
There will be no services and inurnment will be held at a later date.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.
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