Bobby Leon Doster, 85 of Colbert, passed away on October 9, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. He is preceded in death by his parents, James Walter and Hester Welch Doster; 7 brothers, Robert “Pete”, Charlie, James “Jim”, Donald, Horace, Harvey, infant Doster; and a son-in-law, Darrell Epps.
Mr. Doster is survived by his wife of 66 years, Billie Doster; a daughter Robin Epps (the late Darrell Epps); James Ryan Doster (Angela); Ronald Doster (Christine); and Randy Doster; a sister, Louise Keyes; 8 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Special thanks to the staff at St. Mary’s Hospice, Cerah Collins, Jacob Holland, Joseph Holland, and Sean Doster for the compassionate care they provided to Mr. Doster during the last year of his life.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, October 11, 2020 at Hull Baptist Church at 3:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the church for one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Winterville Cemetery.
Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, EAST, Athens, GA, is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com
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