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Dorothy Janette Whitton

Dorothy Janette Whitton

Female 1926 - 2013  (87 years)

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  • Name Dorothy Janette Whitton 
    Born 7 Jun 1926 
    Gender Female 
    Died 25 Dec 2013  Asheville, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23491  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father Williard Brooks Whitton,   b. 13 Jan 1887, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1978, Ashville, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mamie Gardner,   b. 2 May 1897,   d. 21 Dec 1982, Ashville, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F9117  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A native and lifelong resident of Asheville, she was a daughter of the late Willard Brooks and Mamie Gardner Whitton and was also preceded in death by her brother, Carl Whitton in 2007.

      Dorothy was a retired Executive Assistant with North State Materials Company and Taylor Instrument.

      She is survived by a sister, Louise W. Nygren and her husband, the Rev. Herbert Nygren, of Indiana; a sister-in-law, Evelyn Whitten of Asheville; and six nieces and nephews, Bill Fishburne, Frank Fishburne, Carolyn Fishburne Weisbecker, Beth Whitton Bell, Herb Nygren and Steve Nygren. The family would like to express their gratitude to Lorraine Ganly and to the staff of the Life Care Center of Hendersonville for their loving care for Dorothy.

      A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday at Green Hills Cemetery conducted by Father Erich A. Zwingert of the All Saints Anglican Church in Mills River.