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Dorothy A. Morelock, 76, of Kingsport, Sullivan Co TN, died
Thursday morning, October 10, 2013, at Wellmont Holston
Valley Medical Center after an extended illness.
Born August 25, 1937, and raised in Hawkins Co TN, she had
resided in Sullivan County most of her life. Dorothy was a
graduate of Whitney’s Business College and went to work for
Holston Valley Hospital in the x-ray department and retired
from BonWorth Clothing Store. She was a member of Vernon
Heights Missionary Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Gennie
Bernard; infant sister, Frances Lee Bernard; and brother,
Gerald D. Bernard.
Dorothy is survived by daughter, Ava Osterman and husband
Mark, of Gray, TN; son, Aaron Morelock and wife Jennifer, of
Gray, TN; four grandchildren, Jacob Morelock, Alyssa
Morelock, Rachel Osterman, and Michael Osterman; sister,
Betty Light, of Rogersville, TN; three brothers, James Bernard,
of Rogersville, TN, Fred Bernard and wife Linda, of Rogersville,
TN, and Ted Bernard and wife Tonya, of Kingsport, TN; several
nieces and nephews; and several special in-laws.
The family would like to thank the 3rd floor staff of Wilcox
Hall for their compassionate care.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 12, 2013,
from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m., with Rev. Jack
Graveside services will be conducted on Sunday, October 13,
2013, at 2 p.m., in Mt. Carmel Freewill Baptist Church
Cemetery in Rogersville, TN. Pallbearers will be Kyle Chase,
Mark Bernard, Greg Bernard, Donald Bernard, Travis Bernard,
and Orgie Sherfey. Honorary pallbearers will be Richard
Bourne, Leland Gott, David Kline, and Sam Horne.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lymphoma
Research Foundation, 115 Broadway, Suite 1301, New York, NY
Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport, is serving the