88, of Greencastle, IN, formerly of Indianapolis, passed away on July 11, 2011 in Putnam County Hospital. He was born on Sept. 27, 1922 in Portageville, Missouri, to William and Amanda Belle Dotson. Claude was the widow of Laura Dotson.
He was the owner and operator of Claude's trim shop in Indianapolis for 30 years, retiring in 1988.
Calling hours will be on Sunday July, 17, 2011 from 4 to 7 p.m. in Hall-Baker Funeral Home , Plainfield with a memorial service to follow at 7 p.m.
Survivors include his children, C. Joyce Yates, Ruthann Stanfill and Greg Dotson; brother, James Keaton and William Dodson; 8 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren and 1 great- great-grandchild.
Claude was preceded in death by a daughter, Claudia Foreman and a grandson, Cory Yates.
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