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Betty Lou Dorton

• Apr 16, 2019 at 4:26 PM

KINGSPORT - Betty Lou Dorton, 80, of Kingsport, went home to be with the Lord Monday, April 15, 2019, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Norton, VA, and had lived in Kingsport most of her life.

Betty worked as a Typesetter at the Kingsport Press for 30 years.

She enjoyed crocheting, bead work and loved spending time with her family.

Betty was preceded in death by her son, Mitchell Scott Dorton; siblings, Troy E. Snodgrass, Blanche Marie Applegate Pierson, Harold Jack Snodgrass, Mary K. Goins and Joann Bellamy.

Surviving are her brother, Herbert T. Snodgrass, Jr.; grandson, Alexander Scott Dorton and wife, LeAnn; great grandsons, Faysal, Easton and Axell; several nieces and nephews.

A Graveside Service will be held 11:00 am Saturday, April 20, 2019, at Oak Hill Memorial Park in the Garden of Meditation with Rev. Michael Robinson officiating. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery at 10:50 am.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses and staff of Avalon Hospice.

The care of Betty Dorton and her family has been entrusted to Oak Hill Funeral and Cremation Services.

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