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Dorothy Marie "Dot" Shanholtz Black
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1934
Clark County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 2005
New Hamlin
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA

Dot was the daughter of John Wesley and Hazel Frances Burns Shanholtz. The owner and operator of Black's General Merchandise in Myra, WV, she was also postmistress of the Myra Post Office. She was preceded in death by her husband Raymond Eugene "RayGene" Black and her companion later in life, Walter "Pete" Stump. Survivors include a son, Alan C. Black of Charlotte, North Carolina; a daughter, Myra S. Elkins of Hamlin, West Virginia, one granddaughter, Nikki S. Clay of Hamlin, WV; her beloved Pomeranian, Sweet Pea; one brother, Don W. (Norma) Shanholtz of Williamsburg, PA; and one sister, Betty L. Adkins of New Hamlin, WV, and lots of nieces and nephews, friends and extended family. 
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  John Wesley Shanholtz (1894 - 1976)
  Hazel Frances Burns Shanholtz (1909 - 1989)
  Raymond Eugene Black (1928 - 1985)
Black Cemetery
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Cindy (Adkins) Carper
Record added: Feb 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13284453
Dorothy Marie Dot <i>Shanholtz</i> Black
Added by: Rhonda Adkins
Dorothy Marie Dot <i>Shanholtz</i> Black
Added by: Cindy (Adkins) Carper
Dorothy Marie Dot <i>Shanholtz</i> Black
Added by: Cindy (Adkins) Carper
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Aunt Dot, we miss you more than ever. It still seems so hard to believe that you're not here. I can't wait to see you again in Heaven!
- Your niece, Cindy Adkins Carper
 Added: Jan. 23, 2009

- Rhonda Adkins
 Added: Nov. 12, 2008
Dot, no one in this world could have a better sister than you were to me. I love you and miss you so very much.
- Betty Lou
 Added: Feb. 21, 2006
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