James Robert 'Bob' Dooley

Dec. 05, 2012 @ 12:09 AM

James Robert “Bob” Dooley, age 76 of Seymour, passed away Monday, December 3, 2012. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, and retired from WATE Channel 6 and East Tennessee Human Resource Agency. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Pat and Mike Dooley.

He is survived by his wife, Martha Dooley; daughters, DeAnna Shackleford and husband Mitchell, and Susan Morris and husband Paul; grandchildren, Corey Moser, Kelly Creech, Ryan Creech, Jason Shackleford, and Meredeth McFall; brothers, Walter Dooley, and Bill Dooley and wife Ellen; sisters-in-law, Linda Dooley and Judy Dooley; nieces, Amanda Kennedy, Kaylee Kennedy, and Stephanie Dooley; nephews, Carson Kennedy, Tom Dooley, and Todd Dooley; and special friend, Bobby Davenport.

Memorial service 7 p.m. Thursday in Atchley’s Seymour Chapel with Rev. Jerry Hyder officiating. Inurnment will be private. Family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Atchley Funeral Home, Seymour, 122 Peacock Court, Seymour, TN 37865, (865) 577-2807.