William Cary Dodson obituary

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WJMUr Fmteral -Service Service Servicea- Servicea -Service Service Servicea- Servicea -Service Service Servicea- Servicea -Service Service Servicea- Servicea of .Well- .Well .Well- .Well Known AdaatanrWfll AthnthnWil1Be AdaatanrWfll AthnthnWil1Be Be Held Today. Today Today. Today The 1'he 1he 2'be 2be The 1'he 1he 2'be 2be The 1'he 1he 2'be 2be The 1'he 1he 2'be 2be The 1'he 1he 2'be 2be body .bpdy bpdy body .bpdy bpdy body .bpdy bpdy of William Gary cIry Cary Gary cIry Cary Gary cIry Cary Dodson. Dodson 1)odsoll 1odsoll Dodson. Dodson 1)odsoll 1odsoll Dodson. Dodson 1)odsoll 1odsoll Dodson. Dodson 1)odsoll 1odsoll a & a & Georgian by birth .b1tUJ. b1tUJ. b1tUJ birth. birth .b1tUJ. b1tUJ. b1tUJ birth. birth .b1tUJ. b1tUJ. b1tUJ birth. birth .b1tUJ. b1tUJ. b1tUJ birth. birth .b1tUJ. b1tUJ. b1tUJ birth. a resident mlde resident mlde of Atlanta AUautai AtM1LtL Atlanta AUautai AtM1LtL Atlanta AUautai AtM1LtL since alne. alne since alne. alne since alne. alne ISTft. ISTft 1270 ISTft. 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ISTft 1270 a. a & a. a & a. a & Confederate veteran having ridden with Wheel Wheel- Wheel Wheel- er or er or durtnr .durag durag durtnr .durag durag durtnr .durag durag four yean years yean years of the chrll 'CIvil CIvil chrll 'CIvil CIvil chrll 'CIvil CIvil war. war war. war and widely knowzr known knowzr known as a snc inc. inc snc inc. inc snc inc. inc cessful cesaful cessful cesaful business man. man man. man will wur will wur be 'be be 'be laid latd laid latd rest rut rest rut la JD In la JD In la JD In the family lot in ID in ID Oakland Oakland cemetery this afternoon afternoon. afternoon afternoon. the "If If "If If heinjr -beln& beln& beln elng heinjr -beln& beln& beln elng heinjr -beln& beln& beln elng heinjr -beln& beln& beln elng heinjr -beln& beln& beln elng preceded preCeded' preceded preCeded' by b7' b7 by b7' b7 by b7' b7 funeral funerai funeral funerai services sen-vices sen vices services sen-vices sen vices services sen-vices sen vices services sen-vices sen vices at a.so aso 2:30 230 a.so aso 2:30 230 a.so aso 2:30 230 a.so aso 2:30 230 o'clock oclock .ociock ociock o'clock oclock .ociock ociock o'clock oclock .ociock ociock o'clock oclock .ociock ociock from -the the -the the South Eryor P.r7or Pr7or ltryor. ltryor Eryor P.r7or Pr7or ltryor. ltryor Eryor P.r7or Pr7or ltryor. ltryor Eryor P.r7or Pr7or ltryor. ltryor Eryor P.r7or Pr7or ltryor. ltryor Presbyterian Presb7tertan Presbyterjazi Presbyterian Presb7tertan Presbyterjazi Presbyterian Presb7tertan Presbyterjazi church. church cluirch. cluirch cburch. cburch church. church cluirch. cluirch cburch. cburch church. church cluirch. cluirch cburch. cburch church. church cluirch. cluirch cburch. cburch church. church cluirch. cluirch cburch. cburch church. church cluirch. cluirch cburch. cburch Rev. 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DrJ Edwin Hemp hill pastor pastor. pastor pastor. officiating. officiating officiating. officiating Though Thoup Though Thoup Mr. Mr Mr. Mr Dodson'a Dodsona Dodson's Dodsons Dodson'a Dodsona Dodson's Dodsons Dodson'a Dodsona Dodson's Dodsons Dodson'a Dodsona Dodson's Dodsons health he&1th he1th health he&1th he1th health he&1th he1th had not been at .at at .at all .lt. lt all .lt. lt all .lt. lt good gOpd good gOpd for some BODie some BODie time tfme time tfme past put. put past put. put past put. put the tho the tho announcement .annoUlicement annoUlicement announeament announcement .annoUlicement annoUlicement announeament announcement .annoUlicement annoUlicement announeament announcement .annoUlicement annoUlicement announeament Wednesday WedneadaT Wednesday WedneadaT mornibg mornlbg inornlhg mornibg mornlbg inornlhg mornibg mornlbg inornlhg of or of or hi death was a surprise surprile surprise surprile to his hts h.i.s his hts h.i.s his hts h.i.s wide circle of friends and acquaintances. acquaintances acquaintances. acquaintances Few men .men men .men In 111 ip In 111 ip In 111 ip Atlanta were more widely known and more generally esteemed than Mr. Mr Mr. Mr Dodson Dodson. Dodson Dodson. whose whole whose whole upright character and life-work life work Ufe.work Ufework life-work life work Ufe.work Ufework life-work life work Ufe.work Ufework life-work life work Ufe.work Ufework life-work life work Ufe.work Ufework had lied had lied endeared endured endeared endured Mm him him. Mm him him. Mm him him. to all with with' with with' whom whom. whom whom. he came into contact contact. contact contact. Born in Troup county countY. couflty county countY. couflty county countY. couflty 7 years years' -years years years' -years years years' -years ago Mr. Mr Mr. Mr Dodson Dod.son Dodson Dod.son passed his hlB his hlB boyhood days in Alabama Alabama. Alabama Alabama. whither his parents parenti parents parenti had removed removed. removed removed. and there he be he be learned the printer's printers printer's printers trade. trade trade. trade The war between the states came on when whiD when. when whiD when. when whiD when. Mr. Mr Mr. Mr Dodson DodlJOn Dodron Dodson DodlJOn Dodron Dodson DodlJOn Dodron was wal was wal less less. lees less less. lees less less. lees than sixteen sixteen years of ot of ot age age. age age. hut but hut but he at once enlisted enlisted. enlisted enlisted. in a Mississippi Mlulsslppl Mississippi Mlulsslppl regloient reglent regicient. regicient regloient reglent regicient. regicient regloient reglent regicient. regicient regloient reglent regicient. regicient though within wlthtn' wlthtn within wlthtn' wlthtn within wlthtn' wlthtn six months he he' he he' was discharged from service because becan.e becane because becan.e becane because becan.e becane of his youth. youth .youfl. youfl youth. youth .youfl. youfl youth. youth .youfl. youfl youth. youth .youfl. youfl Within thirty days days. days days. however however. however however. Mr. Mr Mr. Mr Dodson Dod.on Dodon Dodson Dod.on Dodon Dodson Dod.on Dodon re-enlisted re enlisted 're-enllsted 're enllsted re.enhisted reenhisted re-enlisted re enlisted 're-enllsted 're enllsted re.enhisted reenhisted re-enlisted re enlisted 're-enllsted 're enllsted re.enhisted reenhisted re-enlisted re enlisted 're-enllsted 're enllsted re.enhisted reenhisted re-enlisted re enlisted 're-enllsted 're enllsted re.enhisted reenhisted re-enlisted re enlisted 're-enllsted 're enllsted re.enhisted reenhisted re-enlisted re enlisted 're-enllsted 're enllsted re.enhisted reenhisted re-enlisted re enlisted 're-enllsted 're enllsted re.enhisted reenhisted with a company company of partisan rangers in the Fifty- Fifty Flfty- Flfty Fifty- Fifty Flfty- Flfty Fifty- Fifty Flfty- Flfty Fifty- Fifty Flfty- Flfty first firtt first firtt Alabama 'AlabanI& AlabanI Alabama 'AlabanI& AlabanI Alabama 'AlabanI& AlabanI regiment commanded by Colonel John T. T T. T Morgan after the war a highly hlghlr highly hlghlr distinguished resident relldent resident relldent of ot of ot that state 8tate. 8tate state. state 8tate. 8tate state. state 8tate. 8tate state. state 8tate. 8tate state. From that time on Mr. Mr Yr Mr. Mr Yr Mr. Mr Yr Dodson arved "rved rved srved arved "rved rved srved arved "rved rved srved arved "rved rved srved as a. a as a. a as a. a a private under under General Joe Wheeler until the end of the conflict. conflict contllct. contllct conflict. conflict contllct. contllct conflict. conflict contllct. contllct conflict. conflict contllct. contllct He Re He Re took part In the Kentucky Kentuck Kentucky Kentuck and Tennessee campaigns campalgnl campaigns campalgnl and was .with with .with with Johnston on hla hta his hla hta his hla hta his retreat retreat. retreat retreat. from Chattanooga to Atlanta. Atlanta Atlanta. Atlanta September September 9 1855 186.3. 1863. 1863 1853. 1853 1855 186.3. 1863. 1863 1853. 1853 1855 186.3. 1863. 1863 1853. 1853 1855 186.3. 1863. 1863 1853. 1853 1855 186.3. 1863. 1863 1853. 1853 1855 186.3. 1863. 1863 1853. 1853 he was captured at McLemore's McLemore's cove and sent to Camp Chase and a.nd and a.nd later to Rockford Rockford. Rockford Rockford. Ills Ins. Ins Ills. Ills Ins. Ins Ills. Ills Ins. Ins Ills. Ills Ins. Ins Ills. where he remained eighteen months months. months months. On being exchanged1 exchanges exchanged1 exchanges he rejoined his command and remained under arms until the end came came. came came. After the close of the war he came caine came caine to lo to lo Atlanta to ply his trade and a little later associated with Harry Scott Scott. Scott Scott. opened OJened opened OJened a Job printing office office. office office. which proved successful successtul. successtul succeserul. succeserul successful successtul. successtul succeserul. succeserul successful successtul. successtul succeserul. succeserul successful successtul. successtul succeserul. succeserul successful successtul. successtul succeserul. succeserul In 1885 1815 1885 1815 Mr Hr. Hr Mr. Mr Hr. Hr Mr. Mr Hr. Hr Mr. Mr Hr. Hr Mr. Dodson founded the Dodvon Dodson Dodvon Dodson Printers' Printers Printers' Printers Supply Supp17 Supply Supp17 company. company compan company. company compan company. company compan Within the past few tew few tew years Mr Mr. Mr Mr. Dodson edited edited and published the 'Campaign Campaign "Campallt"n Campalltn 'Campaign Campaign "Campallt"n Campalltn 'Campaign Campaign "Campallt"n Campalltn 'Campaign Campaign "Campallt"n Campalltn of or of or Wheeler and his Cavalry and the tlle the tlle publication has found its way Into many libraries IIbrarle. IIbrarle libraries IIbrarle. IIbrarle libraries IIbrarle. IIbrarle throughout the country country because of ot of ot its 'Ita Ita ita- its 'Ita Ita ita- its 'Ita Ita ita- its 'Ita Ita ita- actual portraval ortraval oortraval portraval ortraval oortraval portraval ortraval oortraval of the dashing men of whom whom' whom whom' Mr Mr. Mr Mr. Dodson wrote. wrote wrote. wrote At the time of hi death ieath death ieath Mr Mr. Mr Mr. Dodson Dodeon Dodson Dodeon was historian hlstoTian historian hlstoTian of Wheeler's Wheelers Wbeelers Wheeler's Wheelers Wbeelers Wheeler's Wheelers Wbeelers Confederate Cavaley CavJ\lry CavJ lry Cavalry Cavaley CavJ\lry CavJ lry Cavalry Cavaley CavJ\lry CavJ lry Cavalry Cavaley CavJ\lry CavJ lry Cavalry Cavaley CavJ\lry CavJ lry Cavalry asuo- asuo UIIO. UIIO asso- asso asuo- asuo UIIO. UIIO asso- asso asuo- asuo UIIO. UIIO asso- asso asuo- asuo UIIO. UIIO asso- asso asuo- asuo UIIO. UIIO asso- asso asuo- asuo UIIO. UIIO asso- asso elatlon clatlon. clatlon elation elatlon clatlon. clatlon elation elatlon clatlon. clatlon elation elatlon clatlon. clatlon elation and a a. a a. member of tlf of tlf Atlanta AtllI.nta. AtllInta Atlanta AtllI.nta. AtllInta Atlanta AtllI.nta. AtllInta camp U C. C C. C V V. V V. He was al o a charter charter member of the Gate City Lodge of Masons Masons. Masons Masons. Mr. Mr Mr. Mr Dodson Is survived JIIurvlved survived JIIurvlved bv by bv by two dffns eon. eon dffns eon. eon dffns eon. eon Duff C C. C C. Dodson and W W. W W. H H. H H. Dodson Dod..on Dodon flodson Dodson Dod..on Dodon flodson Dodson Dod..on Dodon flodson Dodson Dod..on Dodon flodson a sister slBter. slBter sister slBter. slBter sister slBter. slBter Mrs Un. Un Mrs. Mrs Un. Un Mrs. Mrs Un. Un Mrs. Mrs Un. Un Mrs. Bell Ben. Ben Bell Ben. Ben Bell Ben. Ben wife of James Bell Bell. Bell Bell. of the Fulton county l'ounty lounty county l'ounty lounty county l'ounty lounty tax tsr tax tsr assessor's assessors esessor's esessors assessor's assessors esessor's esessors assessor's assessors esessor's esessors assessor's assessors esessor's esessors offlcp office offlcp office one niece. niece niece. niece Mrs. Mrs Mrs. Mrs Willie Adams Adams. Adams Adams. of Atlanta Atlanta. Atlanta Atlanta. and one nephew 'nephew nephew 'nephew Dr Dr. Dr Dr. Howard Hall Hall. Hall Hall. of Sacramento Sacramento Cal Ca Cal. Cal Ca Cal. Cal Ca Cal. His old comrades comrattes comrades comrattes of or of or the Wheeler Cavalry association associatlqn association associatlqn will wl1l will wl1l act as all as all honorary escort f'IIcort fIIcort escort f'IIcort fIIcort escort f'IIcort fIIcort at th funeral funPTar funeral funPTar and burial burial. burial burial. while the pallbearers pallhellren pallbearers pallhellren will win will win h chosen from trom from trom his old Atlanta Atlants Atlanta Atlants friends. friends friends. friends j Yt1IIIAMCARYiOOOSOH LVMCARYDESON- LVMCARYDESON Yt1IIIAMCARYiOOOSOH LVMCARYDESON- LVMCARYDESON Yt1IIIAMCARYiOOOSOH LVMCARYDESON- LVMCARYDESON TolSFIH. TolSFIH TolSFIH. 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  1. The Atlanta Constitution,
  2. 13 Nov 1919, Thu,
  3. Page 5

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