Funeral Arrangements for Rev. Henry Dodson, Father of Pastor Merle Dodson

The Rev. Henry K. Dodson

We have been notified at the State Office of the passing of Rev. Henry K. Dodson of Altavista, on March 3, 2018. He was the father of Pastor Merle Dodson of Deerfield Church of God.


  • Services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, March 9, 2018 at Tree of Life Ministries, 2812 Greenview Drive in Lynchburg. 
  • Interment with military honors by American Legion Post 16 will follow at Tree of Life Cemetery in Altavista. 
  • Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m., Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Tree of Life Ministries.

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Whitten Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Timberlake Chapel is coordinating the arrangements.

Please keep the family in your prayers during this time of loss.