Dorothy White

Obituary of Dorothy Snow White

DOROTHY SNOW WHITE Dorothy S. White of Springfield, VA the loving mother of two passed away at the age of 74 on the morning of Saturday, January 22, 2022 after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Dorothy was born on March 11, 1947 in Poplar Branch, NC to Ernest Milton and Dorothy Mae (Upton) Snow. She grew up in Elizabeth City, NC and moved to Hatteras, NC where she raised two children and was an active member of the community. She later moved to Portsmouth, VA where she lived and enjoyed life with her husband Bill White. Dorothy loved to dance and cook. She was active in her church and community. She loved helping people, making people smile, playing cards with her friends and she loved to laugh. She may have been small, but she was mighty. Dorothy was preceded in death by her father, Ernest, her mother Dot, her sister Sue Markham, and her husband, Bill. She is survived by her daughter Lisa (Tracy) Oden of Burke, VA, her son Herb (Natasha) Oden of Harkers Island, NC, her granddaughter Savannah, her brothers Ray (Francis) Snow of Brunswick, GA, and Bobby (Laurie) Snow of Elizabeth City, NC, nieces, and a nephew. A memorial service will be held Saturday, February 19th, 2022 at Calvary Baptist Church, 2117 London Blvd., Portsmouth, VA 23704 at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation in her memory.

A Memorial Tree was planted for Dorothy
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