Dorothy Seley (born Turner)

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Gender: Female

Date of Birth: October 19, 1926

Date of Death: June 22, 2009

Birth Place: Johnston County, NC

Death Place: Wendell, NC

Dorothy Turner Seley

Publication Dorothy Turner Seley, 82, formerly of 9849 Poole Road, Wendell, passed away after many years of declining health, Monday, June 22, 2009 at Guardian Care. Dorothy was born October 19, 1926 in Johnston County to the late William Gaston Turner and Ida O’Neal Turner. She retired with 20 years of service with North Carolina State Government. As long as her health permitted, she was an active member of Tippett’s Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. Dorothy was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and a wonderful homemaker. Her first love was her family and her second was her beautiful flowers.

Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m. Friday, June 26, 2009 at Tippett’s Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 2530 Shotwell Road, Clayton, NC 27520 with Dr. Eddie Moody officiating.

Entombment: Pinecrest Memorial Gardens, 12830 U.S. 70 West, Clayton, NC 27520

Surviving:
Husband: John Pullen Seley
Son: Rev. Dale Seley and wife, Mary Susan of Alexandria, VA
Daughters: June S. Ferrell and husband, Ron of Raleigh
LuAnn Wooters and husband, Ed of Wendell
Grandchildren: Carla Seley
Davis Ferrell
Devan Ferrell
Anna Hale
John Hale
Several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Angus Turner and Rudolph Turner; sisters, Pauline Turner, Betty Lou Dawson and Myrtie Lee.

The family will receive relatives and friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, June 25, 2009 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service and Crematory, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, NC 27545 and other times at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Tippett’s Chapel Free Will Baptist Church Building Fund, 2530 Shotwell Road, Clayton, NC 27520.

Published at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service website viewed November 11, 2010