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Billy E. "Digger" Dollison

December 29, 1940 ~ August 1, 2021 (age 80)

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Billy E. “Digger” Dollison, 80, of Brilliant, OH, passed away Sunday, August 1, 2021 at home.

He was born December 29, 1940 in Calais, OH, a son of the late William C. and Mary Lucille (Starr) Dollison.

Digger retired from the railroad department at Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corp. He also worked for many years at Wheeler Funeral Home. He was a member of Steubenville Masonic Lodge #45 F&AM and was Presbyterian by Faith.

Surviving are his wife, Judy (Taylor) Dollison, whom he married Dec. 1, 1973; two sons, Gene Peck of Wintersville, OH and Kirk Dollison of Brilliant, OH; two grandchildren, Kelsi Peck (Elijah Buckley) and Devin Dollison; and two great-grandchildren, Lila and Lainey Buckley.

Friends will be received at the Wheeler Funeral Home, 712 Third St., Brilliant, Ohio on Tuesday from 5:00 pm until the time of his service at 8:00 pm, with tributes and stories by family and friends.

Memorial donations to assist Billy’s family may be made thru his obituary on our funeral home website.  

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August 3, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Wheeler Funeral Homes
712 Third Street
Brilliant, OH 43913

Funeral Service
August 3, 2021

8:00 PM
Wheeler Funeral Homes
712 Third Street
Brilliant, OH 43913

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