Dorothy Mae Young Carter, 81, passed away peacefully at her home on June 26, 2014. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, Willie C. Young and Ruthie Gilley Young. She was a lifelong resident of the Short Mountain Community in Cannon County. Dot was a charter member of the New Short Mountain Methodist Church. She retired from MagneTek Century Electric in 1993 and began mowing yards all over Cannon County which she did for the next 15 years. She will be remembered by her Ford pickup pulling a trailer with John Deere lawnmowers and her “cap” that she always wore.
She is survived by her son: Eddie (Debi) Youngblood and her daughter, Vickie Youngblood Griffith both of the Sht. Mtn. Community; Grandchildren: Mark (Laurie) Youngblood, Marty (Cheryl) Youngblood, Matt Youngblood, Amanda (Josh) Thomas and Ashley (Devin) Young; Great Grandchildren: Cason, Daylen, Kaylee, Hattie, Peyton and Camden; Step-Granddaughter: Amber (Keith) Boehman; Step Great grandson: Brent Boehman; Special Son: James “Cookie” Cook and Caregiver: Lisa Miller Andrews.
Funeral Services will be 2 pm Sunday, June 29, 2014 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Rev. Don Spencer officiating. Interment will follow in the Gunter-Grizzle Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Sat., 06/28/14 and Sun., 06/29 from 10 am until time of service.
Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311 To Leave Online Condolences, please visitwww.woodburyfuneralhome.net.