Dorothy Dot Davis McKellar

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Dorothy "Dot" Davis McKellar

Dorothy Dot Davis McKellar PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. - Mrs. Dorothy "Dot" Davis McKellar, 87, of Panama City Beach, FL, formerly of Sylvester, died March 31, 2016 at Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center in Panama City, FL.
A Memorial Service will be held Friday, April 8, 2016 at 4:00 PM at Banks Funeral Home Chapel.
Mrs. McKellar was born on July 29, 1928 in Mitchell County to the late Berrien Clay and Ruth Harmon Davis, Jr. She retired from the Marine Corps Logistics Base as a Budget Analyst Specialist in June of 1989 after 34 years of service. Mrs. McKellar lived most of her life in Sylvester and was a member of many civic organizations including, the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, Moose Lodge Women of the Moose, Ladies of Nasah of Hassan Shrine, Business & Professional Women's Club, Clickety Clack Cloggers, Rainbow Cloggers and the Georgia Clogging Leadership Association. She also taught clogging for many years in Sylvester and performed in many festivals. Later in life Mrs. McKellar moved to Panama City Beach where she continued to be active in many organizations, the Panama City Beach Senior Center, Parrot Head Club, Singles Group, the Classic Ladies of Shaddai Shrine Club, Bop & Shag Club, Fred Astaire Dance Studio and the Widows group.
Survivors include her children, Wayne McKellar (Vicki) of Moultrie, Jerry McKellar (Irene) of Panama City Beach, Berry McKellar (Norma) of Moultrie, and Pam Stephens of Panama City Beach; 9 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and a sister, Ruby Powell of Ty Ty.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. McKellar was preceded in death by her loving husband of 64 years, Joseph Junior "J. J." McKellar on January 4, 2011.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 3:00 PM until the service hour at Banks Funeral Home.
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Banks Funeral Home of Sylvester is in charge of arrangements.
Published on April 5, 2016
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