He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Gibson Dockery; and his son, Rex Dockery.
He is survived by his daughter, Pam Dockery Mull; his six grandchildren; his seven great-grandchildren; and daughter-in-law.
A Celebration of Life and Home Going of John H. “Red” Dockery will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, in the chapel of Fike Funeral Home with Pastor Jim Gibson officiating. Interment will follow in Hilcrest Memorial Gardens.
His family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials/donations in honor of John H. Dockery be sent to The Rex Dockery Foundation Scholarship in c/o Rodgers Group, 400 Stuart Road, Cleveland TN 37312