DARRELL DOTSON, SR.
Darrell Wayne Dotson, Sr. 64, of Summersville,
passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at the
Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley. Born August 3,
1952 he was a son of the late Maxwell Dotson, Sr. and
Blanche Haynes Dotson. He was also preceded in death
by his first wife, Diana Marie Cameron Dotson and by one
daughter, Denise Marie Dotson; one brother and one
He was a retired coal miner and a member of the
Survivors include his wife, Paula Fosson; one son,
Darrell Dotson Jr. and his wife, Lejla of Charlotte, NC;
one daughter, Dawn and her husband, Scott Parsons of
Senoia, GA; two stepchildren, Steven Scott Fossen of
Ashland, KY and Heather and her husband, Stephen
Kesner of Philadelphia, PA; three sisters and one brother;
one grandson that he raised, Owen Devine; two
additional grandchildren, Adam and Aiden and four step-
grandchildren, Noah and Maya, Jonathon and Stephen.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 Noon on
Saturday, June 24, 2017 at the White Funeral Home at
Summersville with Rev. Lonnie Strickland and Pastor
Butch Collins officiating. Interment will follow in the
Cutlip-Dotson Cemetery at Summersville. Friends may
call at the funeral home one hour prior to the services.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his
memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital; 501 St. Jude
Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.