Robert John Dodwell

Robert John Dodwell

Male 1934 - 1998  (64 years)

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  • Name Robert John Dodwell 
    Born 17 Aug 1934  Houston, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Nov 1998  Oxford, Lafayette County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I55802  Brown Family
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2017 

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    Last Modified 3 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F19855  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    • NEW ORLEANS The Rev. Robert John Dodwell, D.D., 64, died Sunday, Nov. 1, 1998, at his sister's home in Oxford. He was a retired Episcopal priest of the Diocese of Louisiana and Rector Emeritus of St. Anna's Episcopal Church in New Orleans. He was a 1955 graduate of Louisiana State University and a 1958 graduate of Seabury Western Theological Seminary. He was president of the Standing Committee of the Diocese of Louisiana; secretary of the Convention and Executive Board of the Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana; and a member of the Board of Directors of the Catholic Charities of New Orleans Foster Grandparents Program, the Executive Board of the Louisiana Historical Society and the Board of Directors of the New Orleans Meals on Wheels.

      Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Christ Church Episcopal Cathedral in New Orleans and at 2 p.m. Friday at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Lake Charles, La. The Right Rev. Charles E. Jenkins III, D.D., will officiating. Burial will be in the Church of the Good Shepherd Cemetery. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.

      Survivors include his wife, Mary King Dodwell of New Orleans; one sister, Gloria Dodwell Kellum of Oxford; one brother, Stephen George Dodwell of Houston, Texas; nieces and nephews, Kate Kellum of Reno, Nev., Kelly Kellum of New Orleans, and Tanis Robinson Teague, Robby C. Robinson and Edwin S. Robinson, all of Lake Charles, La.

      Visitation will be held after each service.

      Memorials may be made to Seabury Western Theological Seminary, 2122 Sheridan, Evanston, Ill. 60201 or St. Anna's Episcopal Church, 1313 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, La. 70116.