Dorothy “Dot” Vernon Mabe, 85, of Stuart, died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at Blue Ridge Nursing Center in Stuart.
She was born in Wilmington, N.C., on Jan. 3, 1927, to Ranie Vernon Pickard.
Her mother preceded her in death.
She was a long-time member of Stuart Baptist Church.
Surviving are her husband of 66 years, Dennis Cecil Mabe; a daughter, Dr. Cheryl Mabe Turner of Roanoke; a sister, Peggy Pickard Carter of Greensboro, N.C.; two nieces; and two nephews.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Moody Funeral Home in Stuart with the Rev. Robert Belcher officiating. Burial will be in Patrick Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends for one hour before the funeral at the funeral home. www.moodyfuneralservices.com
Memorials may be made to the general fund of Stuart Baptist Church, P.O. Box 472, Stuart, Va. 24171.www.martinsvillebulletin.com
3 Sept 2012