William Dotson, Jr. was born the second child of the late William Dotson, Sr. and the late Ernestine Shores Dotson on January 28, 1937. He received Christ under the leadership of Pastor Frank Churchill at St. John’s AME Church.
He was preceded in death by his father, William “Bill” Dotson, mother Ernestine Dotson and his brother, Ernest “Buddy” Dotson,
He received his education from George Washington Carver High School and graduated with the class of 1955. He later joined the United States Air Force and continued his education in Business Management at Fort Stewart Georgia.
He retired as a State of Alabama employee after 25 years. He was a faithful member of St. John’s AME Church where he was also a member of the Male Chorus and Men’s Usher Board.
He leaves to cherish his memories , the devoted mother of his children, Ethel Favors Dotson, three loving children, Deirdre M. Dotson, Montgomery, AL, William A. (Janice) Dotson, Montgomery, AL. and Roslyn K. Dotson, Montgomery, AL. seven grandchildren Kevin, William, Ashley and Bianca Gray, Destinie,and Landon Dotson and William Sean Dotson, eight great grandchildren and a host of cousins, nieces nephews other relatives and devoted friends.


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