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The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel
Thursday August 25th, 2022
11:00am

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Elmer "Dee" Dover

Elmer Lesley “Dee” Dover

 

Laurens

 

 

Elmer Lesley “Dee” Dover, 88, of Laurens and husband of 62 years to Sarah Moore Dover passed away Monday, August 22, 2022, at his home.

 

Born in Spruce Pine, NC he was a son of the late Elmer Decoster and Cora McKinney Dover. Mr. Dover retired from the textile industry and was a member of Welcome Baptist Church. He was a loving and caring son, husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather who could fix anything.

 

In addition to his wife, he is survived by: children, Timothy Scott Dover (Cristi) of Greenville and Deborah Dover Price (Don) of Laurens; grandchildren, Ashley Dee Dover, Katie Dover Conger, Sarah Jean Dover Swain, J.D. Price, Will Price, Eli Dover, Ethan Dover and EllieGrace Dover; great grandchildren, Leila and Beau; sisters, Patsy Billets, Zella Kennemore and Diane Robertson; brothers, Claude Dover, Billy Dover, Bobby Dover, Tony Dover, Jerry Dover, Kenny Dover and Ronnie Dover.

 

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by brothers Norman Dover, Bryce Dover and Juston Dover.

 

Funeral services will be 11:00 am Thursday, August 25, 2022, at The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel conducted by Rev. Norman Dover, Jr. with entombment in Forest Lawn Cemetery Mausoleum.

 

Visitation will be at Kennedy Mortuary one hour prior to the funeral service.

 

The family will be at the home.

 

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Laurens County, P.O. Box 178, Clinton, SC 29325 or to Alzheimer’s Association, 123 W. Antrim Dr., Greenville, SC 29607.

 

Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

 

 

 


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Dear Claude and family, sorry to hear about your brother. Praying that God will comfort you today and the days ahead.

Charles and Sue Gann Aug 28 2022 8:47 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Elmer Dover

Catherine Meece Aug 27 2022 1:15 AM

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Evelyn Edwards Aug 25 2022 1:07 PM

Our thoughts & prayers are with you & the family!!

Tammy& Lee Walker Aug 24 2022 10:19 PM

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Kay Swisher Aug 24 2022 1:31 PM

So sorry for your family loss! 🙏🙏🙏

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