Robert John DOKE

News Death Notice

DOKE, Robert John Age 59, born Jan. 20, 1954 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Preceding him in death was his parents Carl & Wanda Doke, brother, Paul J. (P.J.) and his nanna. He is survived by his son Jonathon, wife Becky and granddaughter Lexie; one sister Debra Harnish and husband Danny, nieces, nephews, family, friends and his faithful and constant companion Dana who was by his side until the end. John's extended family will cherish his memory forever. John was employed with friend Terry Stewart & Sunex Chemicals, Franklin, Ohio. He served in the U.S. Navy and was honorably discharged in 1979. He liked to play his guitar, write sons and sing. John loved bluegrass music, passed on to him from generations of the Doke family. There will be no visitation and John's final resting place will be in the Doke Family Cemetery, Fayetteville, Arkansas. Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Published in Journal-News on Aug. 28, 2013