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Cecil ‘Dogie’ Buckner

Published: 10/22/2013

Cecil ‘Dogie’ Buckner, age 70, of Bybee, passed away Saturday, October 19, 2013, at his home.

He was preceded in death by his son Dennis Mack Buckner, parents Lola Mae and Ruble Walker, sister Jane Walker, special aunt Annie Buckner, and mother-in-law and father-in-law Lizzie and George Hayes.

He is survived by his wife Gladys Hayes Buckner; special nieces and nephews Mary Hayes Loyd, Tommy Hayes, Denny Hayes, George McAmis, Steve McAmis, Julie McAmis, Shanna Blaton, Jennifer Pearson, and Alison Hayes Burke; brothers Taft (Shirley) Walker, Mickey Walker, and Marvin Walker; sisters June Shropshire, Susie (Johnny) Prince, and Florence Walker; special cousins Billy (Norma) Buckner, Fred (Geneva) Buckner, and Susie Clevenger; and sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Sue and TJ Dawson, Juanita McAmis, Pauline Hayes, George and Diane Hayes, Mack Hayes, Anna and John Pearson, and Irene Rathbone.

Funeral services will be held at Manes Funeral Home Chapel at 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 22, 2013, with George McAmis and Rev. Glen Ball officiating. Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 23, 2013, in the Hayes Family Cemetery, Bybee, TN.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6:00—8:00 p.m. Tuesday prior to the funeral services.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge

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