Obituaries

Obituaries

Michael D. Doleman 1975 - 2009 Lawrence

Funeral services for Michael D. “Big Mike” Doleman, 33, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Monday at First Regular Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mr. Doleman died Tuesday, June 30, 2009, at Wakarusa Valley School, where he had worked as a custodian supervisor for 11 years.
He was born on July 15, 1975, in Jackson, Miss., the son of Aaron and Marie Murray Doleman Jr. He graduated from Simmons High School in Hollandale, Miss., in 1993.
Mr. Doleman confessed a hope in Christ at an early age at First Baptist Church, Arcola, Miss., under the pastorate of the Rev. Eddie Haynes. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family.
He married Flora Brockman on Nov. 18, 2005, in Lawrence. She survives, of the home.
Other survivors include his parents; a brother, Aaron Doleman and wife Nazaree, Lawrence; two sisters, Vera Doleman and Joyce Williams and husband Marty, all of Lawrence; four stepchildren, Chardell Brockman and Charlette, Charles and Jasmine Thomas, all of Lawrence; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by an aunt, Mary Haynes; a grandmother, Mary R. Murry; and a cousin, I.C. Murry Jr.
The family will meet friends from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
The family suggests memorials to the Michael D. Doleman Scholarship Fund, sent in care of the mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com, subject: Doleman.