Tammy Dodson

August 14, 1959 - May 19, 2016

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Monday, May 23, 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel


Monday, May 23, 2:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel


Tammy R. Dodson, 56, of Albion died Thursday, May 19, 2016, in her residence.

She was a lifetime area resident.

Mrs. Dodson had worked in the kitchen at the Marathon station in Albion prior to her last illness.

Tammy enjoyed doing crafts, being outdoors, cookouts in the back yard, and jumping on the trampoline. She was hard-working and could always put a smile on your face. She dearly loved spending time with her family and grandchildren.

She was born August 14, 1959, in LaGrange to Alfred Morris “Bud” and Goldie Opal (Adcox) Frain. They preceded her in death.

She married Randy J. Dodson and they have been together for 44 years. He survives in Albion.

Also surviving are three daughters, Tonya Miller of Kendallville, Sona Spriggs of Kendallville, and Angela (Aaron) Blowers of Kendallville; a son, Alex Jacobs; ten grandchildren, Trevor Miller, Cheyenne Weldy, Dalton Miller, Darcy Miller, Tresa Miller, Shalana Dodson, Mark Erne Breana Blowers, Kyle Campbell and Sierra Blowers; three sisters, Dianna Stewart of Georgetown, Georgia, Dee (Lynn) Reece of New Providence, Iowa, and Mary (James Bohyer) Deal of Sturgis, Michigan; and three brothers, Sonny Frain of Sturgis, Michigan, Michael (Treasa) Frain of Angola, and Steve (Donna) Frain of Topeka.

She was also preceded in death by a sister, Betty Maynard.

Funeral services will be Monday, May 23, 2016, at 2 p.m. in Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville. Burial will be in Orange Cemetery, Rome City.

Calling is Monday, May 23, 2016, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to the family.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.youngfamilyfuneralhome.com

Guest Book

Michael Kirby
May 23rd, 2016 5:18pm
Fishers, IN

I am very sorry for Tammy's departure from this life. I am very sorry that I have been prevented from being there at this time. May God's mighty hand comfort all.

Janet Kretler
May 22nd, 2016 2:48pm

Sona,Angela, I am so sorry for your loss of your mother.May peace surround you and your family.

Bambi Samantha Mcdowell
May 21st, 2016 8:57pm

RIP Aunt Tammy we will miss you and we will always love you.

Linda Mitchell
May 21st, 2016 3:18am

I know we weren't as close as we once were. But you're still my friend and i will miss you very, very much. May you rest in peace my friend.

Mary (Gibson) Rhame
May 21st, 2016 1:56am
Brookeland, Texas

I am sorry to hear about Tammy. As cousins we enjoyed many times together growing up. I was glad we could get together last year when I was in Indiana. My prayers are with all of you as you go through the coming days, weeks, months and years. Remember to hold onto the love and memories.

Cheri Donovan
May 20th, 2016 8:47pm
Kendallville, In.

Sona & Angie and families, So sorry for your loss. My heart and prayers go out to you both. Praying you can find comfort in the many memories you have with your mom.

Lois Huff
May 20th, 2016 6:37pm

so sorry for your loss I will be praying for you and your family