1042. Horace Irving Dooley
was born in 1903 in Maury County, Tennessee. He died in 1965.
Mary Dee Helton (daughter of Jesse Byrd Helton
and Betty Pickett) was born in 1913. She died on 17 Jun
2003 in Maury County, Tennessee. Daily Herald, Columbia, Tennessee
June 17, 2003
Mrs. Mary Dooley
Mrs. Mary Dee Helton Dooley, 90, long-time owner and operator of the Ranch House
Restaurant and a resident of 111 Carol Drive in Columbia, died Tuesday, June
17, 2003, at Life Care Center.
Funeral services for Mrs. Dooley will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at the
Williams Columbia Funeral Home with David Davidson officiating. Burial will be
in the Polk Memorial Gardens. The family will visit with friends from 4-7 p.m.
Wednesday at the funeral home.
The Hardin County, Tenn., native was the daughter of the late Jessie Byrd Helton
and Betty Pickett Helton. She was the widow of Horace Dooley who died in 1962.
She was a member of the West Seventh Street Church of Christ.
She is survived by a daughter, Linda (Bill) Tinsley of Gallatin; two sons, Jim
(Colene) Dooley and Larry (Henrietta) Dooley, both of Columbia; four grandchildren,
Brad Dooley and Jim Cory Dooley, both of Columbia, Lori Tinsley (Jason) McCormick
of Murfreesboro and Ben Tinsley of Gallatin.
She was preceded in death by four sisters and one brother.
Pallbearers will be Fred Chappell, James Dickey, Ashley Brown, Bob Martin, and
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.williamsfh.com.
Horace Irving Dooley and Mary Dee Helton had the following children: