Dorothy B. Dobson

September 17, 1926 ‒ January 12, 2008

Gambier, Ohio

Dorothy B. Dobson, 81, of Chase Ave., Gambier passed away on Saturday morning, January 12, 2008 at the Country Court Nursing Home in Mount Vernon. She was born on September 17, 1926 at Brinkhaven, a daughter of the late William and Goldie (Dobson) Wilson.

Dorothy was a homemaker and she enjoyed working in her flower garden and spoiling her grandchildren.

Dorothy is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, David and Teresa Dobson of Mount Vernon; her grandchildren, Challyn, Brie, and Michelle Dobson all of Mount Vernon; her brother, Robert D. Wilson of Mount Vernon; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by brothers, Orvy, William, Gerald, and Roy Wilson; and sisters, Erma Crosky, Beatrice Wilson, Elsie Harding, and Mary Jane Magers.

The family will receive friends from Noon until the time of the funeral services at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2008 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon with Evangelist Jerold Tear officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Gambier.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon 43050 or to the College Township Fire Department, P.O. Box 109, Gambier, Ohio 43022

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com