Dovie Lee England was born February 7, 1940, in Melbourne, AR to Clifton John and Wanda Mae (Hodges) Bunch. She passed from this life February 4, 2013 in Hugo, at the age of 72. Dovie married Leo Fred Marsh on June 9, 1956, in Coeur d'Alene, ID. They enjoyed 42 years of marriage before his passing in 1998. She later married Thomas England in Tulane, CA, on March 2, 2000, and they remained married until his passing on November 24, 2004. Dovie had been a resident of the Antlers area since 1971. She was a realtor for several years and also worked for Pushmataha County Hospital. Dovie's family was the most important thing to her and she enjoyed spending her time with them. Dovie was preceded in death by her first husband: Leo Fred Marsh; second husband: Thomas England; parents: Clifton and Wanda Hodges; stepfather: Jay Jones; one brother: Ricky Bunch; one sister: Janice Jones Stinson. She is survived by her children: Jeanette Marsh Smith of Antlers, Jennifer Marsh Corgill and husband Johnny of Sobol, Paul Leo Marsh and wife Wendy of Antlers; Rachel Marsh Scott of Antlers; grandchildren: Jon Paul Smith of Antlers, Brent Smith and wife Amanda of Antlers, Jake Johnson of Antlers, Matthew Brittingham and wife Cathy of Moyers, Amanda Brittingham of Sobol, Amanda Corgill and Bobby Hamrick of Sobol, Jonni Rae Corgill of Sobol, Zak Paul Marsh and wife Sharona of Antlers, Fred Dan Marsh and Danielle Maynard of Antlers, Joey Baker-Scott and wife Catlin of Durant, Sidney Scott of Antlers, McKenzie Scott of Antlers, great-grandchildren: (Dallas) Sissy Marsh and Gabby Marsh, Lux Baker-Scott, Karstyn Brittingham, Braylee Hamrick, Steven McDaniel, and Braydon McDaniel; brothers: Gary Bunch, Terry Bunch and Rodger Bunch of Washington, John Jones of Visalia, CA; sisters: Judy Sessions of Utah, Karen Bunch of Washington; as well as many other relatives and friends. Family night will be from 6:00-7:00 PM, Thursday, February 7, 2013 at Mills & Coffey Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Friday, February 8, 2013 at Mills & Coffey Funeral Chapel with Brother Johnny Corgill officiating. Music will include: “I’ll Fly Away” and “Leaning on the Everlasting Arms”. Pallbearers will include: Herman Johnson, Brent Smith, Fred Dan Marsh, Zak Paul Marsh, Morgan Baile and Joseph Eric Scott. Honorary pallbearers will include: Jake Johnson, Sidney Scott, McKenzie Scott, Amanda Brittingham, Jon Paul Smith and Matthew Brittingham. Interment will follow at Antlers City Cemetery. Family and friends may send online condolences at www.millscoffey.com .
Funeral Services were conducted by Mills~Coffey Funeral Home in Antlers