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Dale Melvin Doughty

August 26, 1935 August 21, 2019
Dale Melvin Doughty
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Obituary for Dale Melvin Doughty

Dale M. Doughty of Holiday Island, Arkansas, was born August 26, 1935 in Howard, Kansas son of Melvin C. and V. Irene (Lesuer) Doughty passed away August 21, 2019 in Holiday Island, Arkansas at the age of 83.

He had a 40 year career at Boeing Aircraft in Wichita Kansas, retired, traveled, and wintered in Weslaco, Texas for 21 years, then moved to Holiday Island, Arkansas in 2017. On June 12, 2019 Dale and Shirley Ann (Thompson) celebrated 64 years of marriage, they were united in marriage in 1955. Dale had a full and amazing life, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, travel and most of all spending time with his family. Dale was a former member of Mulvane Masonic Lodge, Mulvane, Kansas.

He is survived by his wife; two sons Kirk Doughty and wife Dominique of Zena, Oklahoma; Kent Doughty and wife Cathy of Bella Vista; one daughter Kristy Sutherland and husband Paul of Peck, Kansas; six grandchildren Misty, Jared, Evan, Jordan, Travis and Cole; five great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Dale is preceded in death by his parents and three brothers.

Memorial service will be held August 24, 2019 2:00 P.M. at Holiday Island Baptist Church in Holiday Island, Arkansas with Pastor Steve Ward officiating. Cremation under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to Holiday Island Baptist Church or Northwest Arkansas Circle of Life Online condolences may be sent to the family at ©Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. 2019

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Memorial Service




2:00 PM 8/24/2019 2:00:00 PM
Holiday Island Baptist Church

PO Box 3129
Holiday Island, AR 72631

Holiday Island Baptist Church
PO Box 3129 Holiday Island 72631 AR
United States

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Circle of Life Hospice

901 Jones Road
Springdale, AR 72762

Holiday Island Baptist Church

PO Box 3129
Holiday Island, AR 72631

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