Henry Ward “Jr” Doherty Jr.
Funeral services will be held for Mr. Henry Ward “Jr” Doherty, age 86, of Yantley, Al , on Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 at 2:00 at Eureka Baptist Church, Fordtown, Al, with the Reverands Jason Wright and Donald Gentry officiating. Burial in Eureka Cemetery. Mr. Doherty passed away Monday May 24th at Rush Hospital Meridian. Visitation for Mr. Doherty will be at the church one hour prior to the service.
He is survived by one daughter, Jane Shannon and her husband Frank of Cuba, Alabama; two sons Hank Doherty and his wife Rita of Yantley, Al; Damon Doherty and his wife Rona of Porter, Texas. Eight grandchildren: Leigh Shannon, Cuba, Al; Lonnie Shannon and his wife Lisa of Collinsville, Ms, Adam Doherty, Atlantic Beach ,Florida; Katie Anderson and her husband Jeff of Meridian, Ms; Kami Wright and her husband Jason of Abilene, Texas, Keely Doherty of Porter, Texas.; Kyle Doherty, Porter, Texas; and Karson Doherty, Porter, Texas, and five great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his wife of 30 years Sara Virginia Ford Doherty.
Pallbearers Lonnie Shannon, Jeff Anderson, Joel Speed, Alan Shepherd, William “Dewey” Cook, J.T. Hughes, and Mickey Ray Garrison.
Honorary Pallbearers Alfred Shepherd, Charles Speed, James Richard Cross, Roy Garrison Jr, and Jimmy Corn
Bumpers Funeral Home will be in charge of the arrangements.
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