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 Dorothy <I>Reed</I> Pickering

Dorothy Reed Pickering

Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi, USA
Death 18 Dec 2012 (aged 84)
Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 103786078 · View Source
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Dorothy Reed Pickering
(July 22, 1928 - December 18, 2012)

Graveside services for Dorothy Reed Pickering, 84, of Natchez, who died Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Adams County Nursing Center, will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Natchez City Cemetery with Rev. John Kramer officiating.

Burial will follow at Natchez City Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Pickering was born July 22, 1928 in Natchez, the daughter of Homer C. Reed, Sr. and Rubye Miller Reed. Dorothy graduated from Natchez High School in 1946 where she was a member of the "Pep Squad" and of the track team. After graduation she worked at H. F. Byrne Co. until her marriage in 1951. She served as a Den Mother for a Cub Scouts pack in Tuscaloosa, AL for many years. She was a member of the Jefferson Street Methodist Church. She enjoyed traveling, which she did for many years. She was preceded in death by her parents, and a grandson, Reed Pickering.

Survivors include her husband, Floyd Ray Pickering of Natchez; one son, Daniel Ray Pickering and wife, Carole, of Cupertino, CA; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Laird Funeral Home (online)

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  • Created by: Diane
  • Added: 19 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103786078
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Reed Pickering (22 Jul 1928–18 Dec 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103786078, citing Natchez City Cemetery, Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Diane (contributor 47600396) .