Celebrating the life of Carolyn Dorsey
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Carolyn Dorsey, 68, of Sharpsburg, passed away on March 17, 2017 following an extended illness. Carolyn was born in Brandon, Mississippi on Tuesday, April 20, 1948 to the late James and Lottie Mae Westbrooks. She retired from Ford Motor Company as an assembly line worker.
She is preceded in death by her ex-husband, William Herbert Dorsey; partner, Gary Lee Adams; sisters, Edna Quarels and Mary Thonpson; and brother, Terrie Shoemaker. Carolyn is survived by her daughters, Tammy Dorsey (Walley) of Senoia and Deborah (Rowdy) Thigpen of Dublin, Georgia; grandsons, Joshua Foster (Alexander) , Robert Thigpen (Shay), and Aaron Thigpen (Cammie); great-grandchildren, Rudie Thigpen, RJ Thigpen, and Lucas Thigpen; sisters, Christine(Ned) Hood, Diamond (Jimmy) Feltman, Sara (Bobby) Miller, Sherry (Wesley) Stephen, Ann (Wayne) Holt, and Sherry (John) Roby; brothers, Sonny (Brenda) Westbrooks, Tony (Tracie) Smith, Jamie(Bonnie) Westbrooks, Chris (Wendy) Westbrooks, and Jerry(Debbie) Shoemaker; and a host of nieces and nephews.
A special thank you to Diamond Feltman, Carolyn’s sister, who was her caregiver during her illness.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Rock Springs Baptist Church, Newnan, Georgia, with Reverend Howard Alexander officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Newnan, Georgia. The family will receive friends on Monday, March 20, 2017 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM at Carl J. Mowell & Son, Peachtree City.
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