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- Published on 12 January 2011
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Funeral services for Howard Doss, age 80 of Mount Vernon, were at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011 at the Denton Baptist Church. Burial was in the Mount Vernon City Cemetery with Bishop J. C. Fountain of St. Matthew House of Worship officiating.
Mr. Doss was born June 3, 1930 in Mount Vernon. He attended Mount Vernon Public Schools and is a member of the St. Matthew House of Prayer.
He died Tuesday, Jan. 4 at East Texas Medical Center - Mount Vernon.
He is survived by his wife, Mamie Doss of Mount Vernon; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Howard Ray Doss of Mount Vernon and and Mandy Dunlap of Porter; six daughters and sons-in-law, Ophelia and Jody Strange of Dallas, Phyllis and Noble Dunlap, Linda Gadlin, Mamie Rape, Loretta and Jerry Savage, all of Mount Vernon; and Wyniece and Clyde Whetstone of Topeka, Kans.; 36 grandchildren, and 56 great-grandchildren