Dorothy Rose Dotson Napier, 87, of Lewisburg, WV, passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2019, at the Greenbrier Health Care Center.
Born on January 5, 1932, in Vago, WV, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Vosca Kelly Dotson.
She was an enabler of The West Virginia Presbyterian Women, and she held many offices at the Edgewood Presbyterian Church in Lewisburg, WV. Most will remember her from her many years working at Stone & Thomas/Peebles.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Edgar Walker Napier Sr.; and son, Eddie. She was also preceded in death by her 13 brothers and sisters.
She is survived by her son, Larry of Lewisburg; daughters, Kathy Wiseman (Jeff) of Morgantown, WV, Pam Snedegar of Fairlea, WV, and Sherry Baker (Darrel) of Lewisburg; six grandchildren, Brandon Baker of Lewisburg, Justin Snedegar (Emmy) of Saint Monans, Scotland, Amanda Hoffman (Matt) of Tampa, FL, Kelli Snedegar (Logan) of Morgantown, Brenna Baker of Lewisburg, and Kaitlyn Wiseman of Morgantown; three great-grandchildren, Rosalie, Michael, and Emma; two special sisters-in-law, Marilyn Dotson of Sanford, FL, and Ingrid Napier of Valparaiso, IN; and many nieces and nephews.
There will be a private family graveside service at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 4, 2020, at the Greenbrier Memorial Gardens, followed by visitation at the Edgewood Presbyterian Church, 162 Harper Road, Lewisburg, WV 24901, at noon. A memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. with Pastor Larryetta Ellis officiating. Immediately following the service, everyone is invited to attend a luncheon in the Great Hall directly behind the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Edgewood Presbyterian Church Growth and Improvement Fund, 162 Harper Rd., Lewisburg, WV 24901.
A special thanks to all the staff at the Greenbrier Health Care Center for their many years of care.
Send online condolences by visiting www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com.
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangements.
Obituary originally published in the December 31, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.