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Dorothy "Dottie" Tarpley Broome
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1925
Bessemer City
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 29, 2010
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA

GASTONIA - Dorothy "Dottie" Tarpley Broome, 84, died Sept. 29, 2010, at Terrace Ridge.

Dorothy was a native of Bessemer City, daughter of the late Hosea and Carrie Hull Tarpley.

She was a faithful and active member of First Baptist Church and a strong volunteer with Crisis Ministries. Dottie was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who will be dearly missed.

A funeral service will be held 2:30 p.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church with Dr. Ray Ammons, Dr. M.O. Owens Jr. and the Rev. Steve Weaver officiating.

The family will receive friends from 1 until 2:30 p.m. Friday prior to the service in the church parlor.

Interment will be in Gaston Memorial Park.

Survivors include her husband of 64 years, James Clifford "Cliff" Broome; son, James M. "Mike" Broome and wife Madeliene of Linville; daughter, Karen Weaver and husband Rev. Steve of Rocky Mount; sister, Louise Albright and husband Ray of Stanley; grandchildren, Heather Taylor and husband Rob of Wake Forest, Jennifer Chappell and husband Scott of Raleigh, Brian Weaver of Rocky Mount and four great grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to: Carolina Piedmont Chapter, Alzheimer's Association , 3420 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215.

Condolences may be sent online to

Family links: 
  George Hosea Tarpley (1894 - 1975)
  Corrie Hull Tarpley (1894 - 1976)
  James Clifford Broome (1919 - 2015)*
  Dorothy Tarpley Broome (1925 - 2010)
  Louise Tarpley Albright (1928 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Gaston Memorial Park
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: MJ
Record added: Sep 30, 2010
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Dorothy Dottie <i>Tarpley</i> Broome
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Dorothy Dottie <i>Tarpley</i> Broome
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Dorothy Dottie <i>Tarpley</i> Broome
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- MJ
 Added: Sep. 30, 2010

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