Former Bossier Sheriff laid to rest

By Jade Cunningham |

Published 08/15 2014 04:57AM

Updated 08/15 2014 05:12AM

The funeral for a former Bossier Parish Sheriff gets underway later Friday morning.

Friends, family and supporters gathered Thursday night for visitation services at Cypress Baptist Church in Benton to remember Vol Dooley.

Dooley served as Bossier's Sheriff for 12 years.

He died Monday (August 11th) after a long illness.

The funeral begins at 11am today (August 15th) at Cypress Baptist.

Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery in Haughton.

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