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Marion Holder Dodd, 95
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Mrs. Marion Holder Dodd, 95, of McMinnville, died Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at Willow Branch Health & Rehab. She was born Jan. 31, 1928, in McMinnville, was a homemaker, and a member of Charles Creek The Baptist Church. Marion was a good woman, faithful to her husband, and loved working in her flower gardens and enjoyed flowers greatly. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. & Mrs. (Delma Webb) Holder; husband, J. W. Dodd; sister, Mildred Gillentine; brothers, George Holder and Howard Holder; son, Mark Dodd; and daughter, Kay Dodd.

Survivors include her daughter, Donna Dodd; granddaughter, Maurie Brady Rambo; grandson, Gage Rambo; sister-in-law, Linda Locke; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Tommy (Pinkey) Dodd; nephews, Larry Gillentine and Gary (Helen) Gillentine; and great niece, Ashley (Seth) Wright.

Graveside service and interment will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 30, at Bethany Cemetery. Elder Leonard Herman will officiate. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m at McMinnville Funeral Home.

Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

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McMinnville Funeral Home is honored to be of service to the Dodd family.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 29, 2023