Dottie L. Fox

December 27, 1944 ‒ October 06, 2004

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Dottie L. Fox, age 59, of East Curtis Street, Mount Vernon, passed away on Wednesday October 6, 2004 at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. She was born on December 27, 1944 in Wakula, North Carolina to the late Leslie and Nolia (Tyler) Locklear. Dottie worked over twenty years at the Knox Shoe Mart in Mount Vernon before recently working as guest service manager at the Amerihost Inn in Mount Vernon. She was a past member of the Fraternal order of the Eagles Auxiliary and the Women of the Moose.

She is survived by a son, Courtney (Catie) Fox of Mount Vernon, a daughter, Misti (Todd) Spires of Lancaster, three grandchildren, Kirsten Spires, J.J. Spires and Ashley Spires, a brother, Leslie Locklear of North Carolina and her mother and father in-law, Charles and Linda Fox of Mount Vernon.

Friends may call on Sunday from 1 to 4 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home where a service will be held at 4 PM with Rev. Joe Blevins officiating. The family will observe a private burial at a later date.

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