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Betty Allemong Dorsey


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Betty Allemong Dorsey Obituary
Betty Allemong Dorsey

Memphis, TN

Betty Allemong Dorsey was born July18, 1931 in Omps, West Virginia, the youngest of seven siblings. She married James Howard Dorsey November 11, 1948. They had four children: Deborah Dorsey Jones, Dwayne Keith Dorsey, Beverly Dorsey Jordan and Brian Craig Dorsey. Howard's job relocated them to Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, Tennessee, Oklahoma and Delaware. Betty always maintained a loving home for her family. Neighbors, friends and children were always welcome. Following Howard's death in 1975, Betty became a permanent resident of Memphis, TN. She is survived by her sister, Eileen Reeder, her four children, eleven grandchildren, and twelve great-grandchildren (with one more on the way). Services will be held at Memphis Funeral Home Friday, June 9 at 2 p.m., with visitation preceding at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Baptist Reynolds Hospice House.
Published in The Commercial Appeal on June 8, 2017
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