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Timothy Lee DottsPassing: March 3, 2024


Patton Hill Cemetery

Graveside Service

Wednesday, March 6th @ 1:30pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday, March 6th @ 11:00am-1:00pm


Patton Hill Cemetery

Wednesday, March 6th

MITCHELL – Timothy Lee Dotts, 68, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2024, surrounded by family, at his residence.

Born September 28, 1955, in Mitchell, he was the son of Lee and Wilma Charlene (Canfield) Dotts.  He married Loretta Darlene Hayes on June 18, 1988 and she survives.

Tim worked for several different saw mills over his career.  His hobbies included fishing, mushroom hunting, and tinkering with lawn mowers.  Tim liked to stay busy and had fun giving people a hard time.  He previously attended Holy Ridge Church in Needmore. 

Surviving are his wife, Loretta Darlene Dotts of Mitchell; children, Jessica Dotts of Bedford, Jeremy (Tiffany) Dotts of Mitchell, David Hayes of Mitchell, Joshua (Jamie) Dotts of Mitchell, and Alissa (Eric) Shoults of Mitchell; 15 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and siblings, Doressa Owens of Mitchell, Dellana Brown of Mitchell, and Marty Dotts of Mitchell.

His parents; sons, Justin Dotts and Jerrod Dotts; grandchildren, Nori Berk and Shianna Dotts; and sister, Domarie “Jodi” Pridemore, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, at Patton Hill Cemetery with Brother Nathan King officiating.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

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10 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Jackie and Randy Grimes | Salem indiana
    Date: March 7, 2024
    Sorry to hear of Tim's passing. Sending prayers and condolences to his family and friends.🙏
  2. Guest: Cathy Brewer | Bedford
    Date: March 5, 2024
    Josh, Jamie, and family, So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for all.
  3. Guest: Eva Dicks | Mitchell, IN
    Date: March 4, 2024
    All my condolences to you guys lots of love
  4. Guest: Bobbetta Robertson | Mitchell IN
    Date: March 4, 2024
    Grew up toether
  5. Guest: Dennis H Adams | MIDLAND, TX
    Date: March 4, 2024
    I;m sorry to hear this. I will be praying for all of you.
  6. Guest: Beth Ann Chastain Pattison | New Smyrna Beach, FL
    Date: March 4, 2024
    To the Dotts Family: My condolences on the loss of Tim. I hope you all have many happy memories to help you through this difficult time. (Tim’s mother was named after my mother, Wilma.)
  7. Guest: Rick/Connie Bennett | Mitchell Indiana
    Date: March 4, 2024
    We both have know Timmy for most of our live and sad to hear Tim passing, We send our deepest condolences to all of Tim’s Family and Friends.
  8. Guest: Joe Bradley | West baden
    Date: March 4, 2024
    So sorry to all prayers and hugs to all was a great man going to be sadly missed my mom thought the world with Timmy and my brother also haven't seen him for years
  9. Guest: Jetta Williams Jenkins | Bedford, In
    Date: March 4, 2024
    I am so sorry to hear of Tim's passing. I remember him growing up. A cousin to his mother, our families were always together.
  10. Guest: Jessica | Bedford
    Date: March 4, 2024
    I love you dad!!! R.I.P