Dorothy Joyner Hobbs
Dorothy Joyner Hobbs of Wakefield passed away peacefully November 13, 2017. Born August 23, 1931 in Surry County, she was the daughter of the late Floyd C. and Gracie Goodrich Joyner. Dorothy worked as a bookkeeper for V.L. Worrell and later as a teller at The Bank of Sussex & Surry which later became BB&T. She was a member of Wakefield Baptist Church and served on the board of directors for the Dendron Historical Society. Dorothy was a loving and devoted mother who never met a stranger and will be missed by all who knew her. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Carl C. Hobbs.
Left to cherish her memory is her daughter, Grace Marie Gardner and numerous extended family and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, November 17, 2017 at Wakefield Baptist Church. R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home, Wakefield Chapel is serving the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Wakefield Baptist Church, P.O. Box 567, Wakefield, VA 23888, or to Waverly Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 853, Waverly VA 23890. Condolences may be posted at www.rwbakerfh.com.
Wakefield Baptist Church
104 West Church Street
Wakefield, VA 23888