Dorothy Mae Wilhoit, age 90, formerly of S. Main Street, Greeneville, died Tuesday morning, January 10, 2012, at NHC Healthcare, Johnson City.
She was the daughter of the late Charles Pickering and Mae Greenlee Pickering Bible and was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Dean Wilhoit; and a sister, Hilda Dowden.
She retired from the office of Dr. Nathan P. Horner and the late Dr. Hal Henard.
She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church; member of the Beacon Light Sunday School Class.
Survivors include: daughter and son-in-law: Debra and Barry Bair, of Jonesborough; son and daughter-in-law: Dean and Kathryn Wilhoit, of Johnson City; grandchildren: Mary Blair, of Nashville, Laura Blair, of Columbia, SC, John and Renee Wilhoit, of Dallas, NC, Stacie and Matthew Lane, of Kingsport; great grandchildren: Graycie and Wyatt Lane, of Kingsport, Kaylee Wilhoit, of Johnson City, Brody Wilhoit, of Dallas, NC; brother-in-law: Dr. N.H. Dowden, of Louisville, KY; several nieces and nephews, including a special niece and her spouse: Alice and Bill Davis, of Louisville, KY.
Funeral services will be held at 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Kiser-Rose Hill Chapel.
Interment will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday at Oak Grove Cemetery. The Rev. David Brannock will officiate.
The body is at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Thursday. It is requested that family and friends meet at Oak Grove Cemetery at 11 a.m. Friday for the committal service.
The family wishes to express special thanks to the staff of NHC Healthcare and MSHA Hospice for the excellent care given.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 524 Tusculum Blvd., Greeneville, TN 37745.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kiserrosehillfuneralhome.com.
Kiser Rose Hill Funeral Home, 125 Idletime Drive, Greeneville, TN 37743; 423-636-8007