William Stanley Dauler, age 75, died Sunday, June 23, 2013 at his residence. He was raised a Lutheran and attended church at Friendship Baptist Church. He earned a BS in Animal Husbandry from the University of Georgia, where he was a member of the Sigma NU. He was retired from the catfish industry where he was a founding member of Delta Pride Catfish Co and later associated with Consolidated Catfish Producers, where he was in sales and special development. He was a founding member of the MS Traditional Archery Association and as an avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting and fishing.
A memorial service will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Friendship Baptist Church with Rev. Jonathan Baker officiating.
Survivors include his wife: Kathy Michelle Henry-Dauler of Pontotoc, MS; three daughters: Kristi Paxton (Adam) of Tupelo, MS, Amy Sage Ligas (Jim) of Atlanta, GA and Brandy Nicole Lynch (Jeff) of Blue Ridge, GA; one son: Mark William Dauler (Leigh Ann) of Pontotoc, MS; a sister-in-law: Joyce Dauler of Ft. Washakie, WY; ten grandchildren: Lane Baxter (Bo), Drew Napier, Tucker Napier, Will Dauler, Wyatt Dauler, Olivia Ligas, Luke Ligas, Harper Lynch, Hayden Lynch and Hudson Lynch; one niece: Leigh Anne Simpson and two nephews: Doug Dauler and Rex Dauler.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Doyt William Dauler and Mabel Gertrude Fell Dauler, and his twin brother: Richard Douglas Dauler.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials be sent to: St. Jude Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000, Dept., 142, Memphis, TN 38148 (Tribute Acc. 33771978); Friendship Baptist Church, 85 Friendship Road, Ecru, MS 38841 or to Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Attn: Member Services-William Dauler Memorial, 5705 Grant Creek Drive, Missoula, MT 59808.
Condolences may be offered at www.browningpontotoc.com
Published in Clarion Ledger from June 26 to June 27, 2013