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Dorothy A. Morelock

Dorothy A. Morelock, 76, of Kingsport, went home to be with the Lord Thursday morning, October 10, 2013, at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center after an extended illness. Born and raised in Hawkins County, she had resided in Sullivan County most of her life. Dorothy was a graduate of Whitney's Business College and went to work for Holston Valley Hospital in the x-ray department and retired from BonWorth Clothing Store. She was a member of Vernon Heights Missionary Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Gennie Bernard; infant sister, Frances Lee Bernard; and brother, Gerald D. Bernard.

Dorothy is survived by her husband, B. Glenn Morelock; daughter, Ava Osterman and husband, Mark of Gray, TN; son, Aaron Morelock and wife, Jennifer of Gray, TN; four grandchildren, Jacob Morelock, Alyssa Morelock, Rachel Osterman and Michael Osterman; sister, Betty Light of Rogersville, TN; three brothers, James Bernard of Rogersville, TN, Fred Bernard and wife, Linda of Rogersville, TN, and Ted Bernard and wife, Tonya of Kingsport, TN; several nieces and nephews; and several special in-laws.

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 5-7:00 pm at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport. Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00pm with Rev. Jack Morelock officiating.

Graveside services will be conducted on Sunday at 2:00 pm in Mt. Carmel Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery in Rogersville.

Pallbearers will be Kyle Chase, Mark Bernard, Greg Bernard, Donald Bernard, Travis Bernard and Orgie Sherfey. Honorary pallbearers will be Richard Bourne, Leland Gott, David Kline and Sam Horne.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lymphoma Research Foundation, 115 Broadway, Suite 1301, New York, NY 10006, 214-349-2910.

The family would like to thank the 3rd floor staff of Wilcox Hall for their compassionate care.


Cemetery Details

Mount Carmel Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery
3711 Beech Creek Road
Rogersville, TN, 37857

Visitation

OCT 12. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes

117 E. Charlemont Ave.

Kingsport, TN, US, 37660

[email protected]

http://www.hamlettdobson.com

Funeral Service

OCT 12. 7:00 PM

Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes

117 E. Charlemont Ave.

Kingsport, TN, US, 37660

[email protected]

http://www.hamlettdobson.com

Graveside Service

OCT 13. 2:00 PM

Mt. Carmel Freewill Baptist

3711 Beech Creek Road

Rogersville, TN, US


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Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Dorothy Morelock

Fred and Linda Bernard - October 17, 2013 at 12:53 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Dear family we were sorry to hear of Dorothy's passing. We always enjoyed seeing her at the reunions. May all your good memories give you comfort at this difficult time. God Bless all of you. She was my cousin and my daughter Melissa had the pleasure to meet her a couple of times. Our prayers are with you.

Wanell and Melissa Gardner - October 16, 2013 at 01:55 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dorothy Morelock

Debbie (Crawford) Phillips - October 13, 2013 at 11:37 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Ava and Family, We were so sorry to hear of her sickness and then to find out about her passing. But, we are thankful we were able to get to know Dorothy better over the last few years. She was a wonderful person and you were fortunate to have such a wonderful mother! You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Trish and Basil McKinney

Trish Mckinney - October 13, 2013 at 07:14 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Dear family we were so sorry to hear of Dorothy's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We just live a few houses up the road and remember her working in her flowers. She was a sweet lady. Jerry W. and Dorothy Conkin Mullenix

Dorothy Mullenix - October 12, 2013 at 07:05 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Aaron and family, I am sorry for your loss. Your mother was a wonderful lady. Praying for you during this time.

Michael Bartley - October 12, 2013 at 01:40 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dorothy Morelock

Kim Morelock - October 12, 2013 at 10:02 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time! We love you! Jackson, Cindy, and Samuel

cindy randall - October 12, 2013 at 08:46 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dorothy Morelock

Sue Ann Conkin - October 11, 2013 at 10:22 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

To The Family,May God Bless each of you at this very difficult time !!With Sympathy & Prayers!!Jean Conkin & Velma Bragg

Jean Conkin - October 11, 2013 at 10:51 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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