Jacob Kylee Dodd

  • Born: February 14, 1986
  • Died: February 15, 2016
  • Location: Judsonia, Arkansas

Powell Funeral Home

2602 W. Beebe Capps Expy
Searcy, AR 72143

Tel. (501) 268-7220

Tribute & Message From The Family

Jacob Kylee Dodd passed away February 15th, 2016 surrounded by loved ones. Jake was born February 14th, 1986 in Searcy, Arkansas. His love and sense of humor will be deeply missed by his family and friends. He was a naturally gifted and accomplished musician as well as an integral member of the Bald Knob High School marching, symphonic, and jazz bands. Jake mastered multiple instruments with ease, including alto and baritone saxophones, guitar, and Sousaphone. He was selected to play saxophone in All-Region band on several occasions and shared his talent with other musicians in the Mid-South Honor Band. Jake was an avid fisherman and loved to camp and spend time with his children, family, and friends. Jake had a buoyant, easygoing personality and was a friend to all who met him. He was an employee of Love's in Searcy at the time of his passing. Left to cherish his memory are his fiancée, Kimberly Lowrey and her children Abby and Wes, his own two sons Ayden Lee Dodd and Jacob Tylan Dodd along with their mother Mildred Azalea Carthorne, his father and stepmother William and Debbie Dodd, his mother Kristen Dodd, his sister Allyn Dodd and nephew River Fuell, his brother Kyler Dodd, grandmother Zela Klotz, aunt and uncle Lela and Bill O'Neill, close cousins Clarissa, Sean, Tristyn, and Karley Mahanay, Katherine Hurd, and Nicholas Cooper, as well as many, many friends. He was preceded in death by his devoted grandparents, Henry Klotz Jr. and Ruth Dodd. Visitation will be Thursday from 1:00 until 3:00 pm at Powell Funeral Home with funeral services to follow at 3:00 pm at Powell Funeral Home Chapel. A memorial headstone will be installed at Shady Grove Cemetery.
Jake wished to be cremated, and his ashes will be laid to rest at Sylamore Creek in Fifty Six, AR, his favorite childhood stomping grounds. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked memorials be made to the Jacob Dodd Memorial Fund at First Security Bank.