Funeral services for Willie Mae Dove, age 80, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, September 21, 2013 at Golden Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenneth E. Ronaghan officiating. Interment will follow in Carter Cemetery, Collinston. Visitation is scheduled for 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at Golden Funeral Home.
Mrs. Dove, a retired employee of International Paper Company, loved to fish and loved garden work. She was a very loving person who would help anyone and she always put her family first. She passed away September 18, 2013.
She is survived by her husband, J. C. Dove Sr.; daughter, Jamela Zimmerman of Bastrop; son, Jay Dove Jr. and wife Debbie of Bastrop; sister, Betty Hall of Bastrop; grandchildren, Lisa Hench, Kevin Tatum Jr., Sarah Dove, Shelly Dove and Victoria Zimmerman.
Mrs. Dove was preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Sarah Hall.
Serving as pallbearers will be Calvin Lusby, Clint Downs, Chad Smith, Leamon Morgan, Bonnie Prince and Scott Hench.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Mayhall, Jimmy Luzader and Larry Robinson.