Billy Dooley

Obituary of Billy Samuel Dooley

Billy Samuel Dooley, 84 of Thaxton, passed away Saturday, September 11, 2021 at his residence. He was born on Monday, May 24, 1937 in Bedford County, a son of the late Glen Lester Dooley and Viola Samuel Heck Dooley. He was retired from the City of Salem Electric Department and was a member of New Beginnings Church. He is survived by his wife, Nellie Edwards Dooley; his daughters, Cynthia D. Kanode, Tina D. Bowyer & husband, Butch; his granddaughters, Jacqueline Bowyer Goff, April K. Wolfe & husband, Jeremiah; his grandsons, Jason Bowyer & wife, Audrey, Kody Kanode & wife, Lizzie; his great-grandchildren, Olivia & Joel Wolfe, Brice & Chloe Goff, Emily & Ella Bowyer, Gideon Kanode; his brother, Harold Dooley; his brothers-in-law, Marvin Edwards & wife, Martha, Clayton Edwards & wife, LuAnne; his sister-in-law, Terry Edwards; his fur babies, Blackie & Gray Boy as well as special friends, Bobby Hall & Shorty Meadow. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at Updike Funeral Chapel, Bedford with Rev. Richard Kingrea & Pastor Earl Ragland officiating. Interment will follow in Old Dominion Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 5 until 7 PM at Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.
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Tuesday
14
September

Visitation

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford
1140 West Lynchburg Salem Turnpike
Bedford, Virginia, United States
Wednesday
15
September

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Updike Funeral Chapel, Bedford
1140 West Lynchburg Salem Turnpike
Bedford, Virginia, United States
Wednesday
15
September

Interment

12:30 pm
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Old Dominion Memorial Gardens
7171 Cloverdale Road
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
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