Dorothy France Newcomer
Dorothy France Newcomer, 90, died Saturday, December 8, 2012, at the home of her daughter, Kimberly Newcomer, in Seattle, WA.
She was the daughter of Roy France and Ruth Patterson France of Spartanburg, SC. She was predeceased by her brother, Roy Holroyd France, in 2007. She is also survived by her sons, Richard Newcomer and Keith Newcomer; and grandson, Landon.
She was an alumna of Converse and Wellesley Colleges and a veteran of the WAVEs during World War II
Her later teaching career encompassed every level from elementary school through college. In 1971 she became a RN and served at Spartanburg General Hospital until retirement.