Dennis and his wife Cindy have lived in Medina, TN for 8 years.
Born and raised in Northwest Missouri, Dennis is a graduate of South Holt High School. He has several college and trade school classes under his belt. While living in Missouri, he was a funeral home assistant for the local funeral home, involved in his church, and a member of the Kiwanis Club.
Dennis worked in the pre-engineered metal building industry for 33 years, serving as plant manager for 20 years, before retiring in January 2020. Currently, he serves as a deacon at Englewood Baptist Church in Jackson and Medina. In the past, he has served as a committee member on the Heart Association Board and Strides Against Breast Cancer in West Tennessee.
Prior to living in Medina, Dennis and his wife lived in Winston Salem, NC. There he served on the board of the NC Homeless Mission, helped at the Durham Rescue Mission, and served as a deacon at Triad Baptist Church. Cindy worked in the office at Triad Baptist Church and was the secretary to the Durham Rescue Mission.
Dennis and Cindy have been married for 44 years and have three children. Their oldest, Athena Johnson, has been in the funeral business for over 20 years and currently owns her own funeral home in Inman, Kansas, with her husband and 3 children. Their youngest daughter, Sabra Perez, lives in Medina, with her husband and two children. She works at Union University in the finance department. The Dozier's late son, Nicholas, served in the United States Marine Corp for 5 years, where he served as a Marine Mechanic on F-18 fighter jets. His wife and daughter reside in Medina.
God has blessed Dennis with a gift to always have a passion to help and serve people when in need. He enjoys being part of a funeral home once again.