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Leatha Dotson

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Posted: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 9:47 am

Leatha Virginia Frances Dotson, 77, of Owensville, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Gasconade  Manor Nursing Home, Owensville.

 Leatha was born in Owensville Aug. 22, 1936, to the late August John and Edith Mamie (Feldmiller) Schmiedeskamp.   She was united in marriage to Charles D. Dotson  June 16, 1951 in Arkansas.  She was  a member of the Presbyterian Church.

 She was preceded in death by a brother, Harold Schmiedeskamp.

 Leatha is survived by husband, Charles; daughter, Charlotte Pinnell and husband Donald of Cuba; brothers, Bob Schmiedeskamp and wife Nadine of Rolla and Harlan Schmiedeskamp and wife Mary of Owensville; sister, Barbara Farris and husband Earl of Owensville; grandchildren, Daniel, Roger and Anna Pinnell; and great-grandchildren, Olivia and Wyatt Pinnell.

 Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 10 at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville with Rev. Jackie Asher officiating.  

Burial was in Countryside Memorial Gardens.

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