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[April 09, 2007]
Dolly Daugherty, 95, of Lincoln died Friday, April 6, 2007,
at St. Clara's Manor.
Her funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Holland Barry and Bennett
Funeral Home, with Marion Henderson of Lincoln Christian Church
officiating. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the
Burial will be in New Union Cemetery.
Daugherty worked at the Illiopolis War Plant for 2½
years and then at Stetson's China Factory in Lincoln
for 12 years.
She was born Dec. 3, 1910, near Mount Pulaski to
Joe and Mattie Dodd Kingsley. She married Arthur
Martin, and he preceded her in death. She then
married Leon Daugherty, and he also preceded her in
She is survived by seven grandsons, one
granddaughter, two stepgrandsons and several nieces.
A special thank you to niece Phillis Read and her
husband, Lyle, and niece Wilma Dahmm and her
husband, Wally, all of New Holland, for caring for
She was also preceded in death by four sisters,
four brothers, an infant sibling, grandson Robbie
Giles and great-granddaughter Lori Sullivan.
She was a member of Lincoln Christian Church and
did church quilting for the Harvest of Talents.
She played the harmonica and the spoons for the
Oasis senior center for eight years.
Memorials may be made to the family and will be
accepted at the funeral home.
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