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“Dorothy lived accoss the street from us on Calhoun St when I was young. Lots of great memories if her visiting with my parents on the front porch....Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Kevin Arms

“Dorothy, I am going to miss you. Thank you for all the fun we had togetherThank you for always loving all of us. Pls give my mom and dad hugs, and...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Brenda Harley - Battle Creek, MI

“Dorothy is a kind and wonderful person. Always so full of life and kindness. I say IS because I believe she lives on with her Lord and Savior Jesus...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Donnie Speck - Battle Creek, MI

“I loved Miss Dorothy. She will be missed. Always so full of fun and a kind word. Her light shone very bright ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Bonnie Betterly - Friend

“Our parents, Ted and Helen Wilkey were friends of Dorothy's for many years. Remember her stopping by and visiting our family and having many good...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Marianne (Wilkey) Girdley - MI

“Dorothy is my aunt, so much fun to be around. She loved everyone, and loved to laugh. When she would visit TN, we were always laughing and loving...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Freida, Parrott Mathis - TN

“RIP Dorothy. You were one of my favorite people to talk with over the years. For her famuly-I am sorry for your loss. God bless ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Sharon Powell - Battle creek, MI


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Dorothy D. Carter, 90, of Battle Creek, died June 7, 2020 at Reflections Memory Care. Dorothy was born March 29, 1930 in Saddy Daisy, TN to John and Sarah (Penny) Parrot. She enjoyed gardening and working with her flowers. One year she received the Beautiful Battle Creek Award. Most of all, she loved spending time with her nieces and nephews. She loved God, her family and all children.

Dorothy is survived by her sister, Betty Rice; a nephew and special caregiver, Jimmie Rice, a nephew, Jerry Chadwick; two nieces, Judy Keeler and Brenda Harley and many other nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Ruby Walker, Reba Smith and Imagene Chadwick and three brothers, Millard, J.W. and J.C. Parrot.

A private service to celebrate Dorothy's life was held by the family at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. Interment was at Floral Lawn Memorial Gardens. Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider the Alzheimer's Association. Personal messages for the family may be placed at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.