Dottie Roberson

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  • "I will miss seeing Dottie every week so very much. I loved..."
    - Linda Mills
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Mrs. Dorothy “Dottie” McKeel Roberson, 89, a resident of Panther Point Rd., Richfield passed away on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 13, 2018 at her residence. Dottie” was born Jan. 1, 1929 in Bethel, to Virgil McKeel and Elizabeth Allen McKeel. She attended East Carolina College and graduated from Emanuel College in Georgia. She spent 17 years as an Air Force wife. She had been employed with the United States Army, Guliford County District Court, and the High Point Elks Lodge. Dottie enjoyed spending time cooking, traveling, playing bridge, working in her greenhouse and with her friends at the “Point”. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a son, John Roberson. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Edwin “Ed” Roberson of the home; sons, Edwin Roberson Jr. and David Roberson and wife Rhonda; daughter, Kathy Ashley and husband Bob; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Service: A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Central United Methodist Church, conducted by Rev. Richard Blount and Rev. Benny Clodfelter. Private inurnment will take place at a later date at the VA National Cemetery in Salisbury. Visitation: The family will receive friends from 10-10:45 a.m. Saturday prior to the service in the Central United Methodist Memorial Hut. Memorials: Memorials in memory of Dottie can be made to Community Home and Hospice Care, 1024 Albemarle Rd., Suite 904, Troy, NC 27371 or Central United Methodist Church, PO Box 126, Denton, NC 27239. Briggs Funeral Home is serving the Roberson family. Online condolences may be made at
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103 E. Salisbury Street
Denton, NC 27239
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Published in Salisbury Post on May 16, 2018
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