Dotty Garner West

dotty west

September 2, 1926 ~ February 6, 2023

Born in: West Chester , PA
Resided in: Aberdeen, NC

Dotty Garner West, age 96, of Aberdeen passed away Monday, February 6, 2023 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst. 

Born September 2, 1926 in West Chester Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Charles W. and Minerva Souders Sandy. Dotty worked in textiles as an inspector earlier in life and was married to the late William C. Garner who died in 1996. She later married Daniel West who also preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by daughters Delores Kimball and Janet Lorenzen, one granddaughter and one grandson.

She is survived by one daughter Sharron Fry and husband Mark, 7 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren.

Dotty will be interred beside her first husband William “Cliff” at Yates-Thagard Cemetery, Whispering Pines in a private service held at a later date. 

Services entrusted to Fry & Prickett Funeral Home.

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  1. What a fantastic lady, she always called me her son that she never had, I will miss her dearly.
    RIP Dotty.

  2. Sharon Im so sorry for your loss. She was such a sweet sweet lady and man could she cook. I know you will miss her. Im so glad that I came to her birthday celebration a few years ago. Thoughts and prayers are with you all. Vicki Stewart Wynne

  3. Dot and my mother were great friends many years ago. Fond memories of those days as we were all growing up together. Dot was loved by all and will be missed by all of us who knew her.

  4. I have known Dotty for over 60yrs she was the greatest Mother-in-law in the world. Dotty was fun, caring, forgiving, loving, and generous Christian lady. Dotty loved her family regardless of their faults. I will miss Dotty, may God bless her. 🙏🙏🙏😘

  5. Sharron I’m so sorry for your loss . DottyJean was such a sweet lady , great aunt and I loved her so much. She will be missed for that great smile and loved her laugh. We will be praying for you and the family. Love y’all from Pam and Philip

  6. The Best Aunt ever. Always laughing and full of Joy. Will miss her home cooking. (Especially, those biscuits.)

  7. Kenny , Jesse and I are so sorry for your loss. Dot was the kindest lady and loved very much. May God comfort all her family and friends during this time of grief.
    Sincerely, Dawn Black-Page

  8. Dottie was beautiful on the inside and out! She lite up a room with her smile and grace. Loved her dearly, miss our Friday night outings at Pete’s, all you could eat fish. Thank you for your friendship.

  9. Pandora and Shane, and to the whole family. I am so sorry for your loss. I remember Grandma Dot. She was a very sweet and kind lady. I know you all will miss her. You are in my thoughts and prayers

  10. Always enjoyed seeing Dotty at the Morgan-Davis Reunion. Always sweet and smiling…..and yummy Chicken & Dumplings!

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