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Dora Lee Herring Dean
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1930
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 2013
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA

Dora Lee Dean, 83 of Elkton, passed away September 26, 2013 at her home.

Mrs. Dean was born June 27, 1930 in Elkton, and was the daughter of the late Mannis and Mary Williams Herring. She was a member of the Church of Solsburg in Elkton, and was a homemaker. Mrs. Dean previously worked at Metro Pants and Dovel's Home for Adults and enjoyed gardening, housecleaning and cooking.

On December 21, 1957, she married George Washington "Ben" Dean, who died January 3, 1998. She is survived by sons, Randy Dean & Brenda, Elkton, David Dean, Elkton; daughters, Peggy Miller & Steve, Harrisonburg, Terry Powers & Richard, Penn Laird; sister, Mildred Lam, Penn Laird; three grandchildren, Teresa Hammer & Jeffrey, April Miller, Steven Miller Jr.; two great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Lam, Jarrett Lam; two step-grandchildren, Hope Clatterbuck, Destiny Washington; 9 step-great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by daughter, Donna Faye Dean; step- grandson, Jonathan Lam; sister, Betty F. Lam and brother, James W. Herring.

The Rev. Alvin Dovel will conduct the funeral service at 2:00 pm, Monday, September 30, 2013, at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton.

Burial will follow in the Elk Run Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday 6:00 ~ 8:00 pm at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton. Friends may also call at the home of her son, Randy, at any time.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Elkton Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 152, Elkton, VA 22827 or the McGaheysville Fire Department, 80 Stover Drive, McGaheysville, VA 22840.

~Kyger Funeral Home Obituary, September 27, 2013
Family links: 
  Mannis Herring (1901 - 1977)
  Mary J Herring (1910 - 1976)
  George Washington Dean (1925 - 1998)
  Dora Lee Herring Dean (1930 - 2013)
  Edrick Junior Herring (1933 - 1934)*
  William Henry Herring (1934 - 1934)*
  Anna Ruth Herring (1937 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Elk Run Cemetery
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 38.41148, -78.60802
Created by: Vic
Record added: Sep 27, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117722335
Dora Lee <i>Herring</i> Dean
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Dora Lee <i>Herring</i> Dean
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