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Dorothy "Boot" Brown

January 16, 2021

Obituary

Mrs. Dorothy Wallace Brown "Boot" passed away on Saturday January 16, 2021 while a patient at UNC Medical Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She was 68 years old.  Boot was the daughter of the late Mr. Travis Wallace and the late Mrs. Ressie Cornelia McNair Wallace.  She was born in Dillon County, South Carolina and soon her family moved to Elrod, NC.  She graduated  high school and soon joined the banking field by  being employed at Southern National Bank, now BB&T in Rowland, NC.  She worked her way up to the position of Assistant Banking Officer. 

Dorothy confessed Jesus Christ as her Savior and was a member of Providence AME Zion Church in Rowland.   She was a loving and delightful person who loved to have fun and play games.  She enjoyed life and social gatherings with family and friends.  She was a successful business person, civic minded and contributed to the community.  She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. 

She was the proud mother of two children Lynetta Brown of New York City and Ernest Travis Brown of Lumberton, NC. She loved having fun, entertaining and just enjoying life.  During this pandemic everyone is asked to wear a mask and remember to social distance at the service.  If anyone planning to attend any of the services including visiting at the home feel sick or have been around anyone with Covid-19 symptoms,   please consider not attending. The service will be livestreamed on Facebook.  The full obituary will follow soon.

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Services

Viewing
Saturday
January 23, 2021

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Providence AME Zion Church
279 Purvis Road
Rowland, NC 28383

Graveside Service
Saturday
January 23, 2021

1:00 PM
Providence AME Zion Church
279 Purvis Road
Rowland, NC 28383

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