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Reidlawn Cemetery

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Visitation

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Friday February 7th, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Saturday February 8th, 2020
11:00am

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Dorothy Land Easter

Dorothy Land Easter, 92, was taken to her heavenly home on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at Countryside Manor. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Wilkerson Funeral Home with her brother, Pastor Jack Land officiating. The burial will follow at Reidlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday, February 7 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Wilkerson Funeral Home and other times at 1100 Rocky Ford Road (Mickie’s home). Dorothy was born in Rockingham County to the late, Jesse and Ellen Rice Land. She was retired from Burlington Industries Drapery Plant. Dorothy was a longtime and faithful member of First Congregational Christian Church, currently Grace Fellowship at South Park. Her family always came first, raising her six girls alone for several years. She was a gifted seamstress and adored growing and tending to her flowers! Along with her parents, Dorothy was also preceded in death by her husbands, Rufus Watkins, Jr., Ramon Clifton and William Easter, Sr.; brothers, Woodrow, Roy, Doug, Cleve, Claude and Benny Land; sisters, Barbara Ann Land, Mildred Paschal, Shelby Washburn and Thressa Willis. She is survived by her daughters, Mickie Kelly and husband Tim, Barbara Martin, Deborah Walker and husband Gary, Kathy Knowles, Xandra Vaughn and husband David and Tina Pegram; 10 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; 1 great great-grandson; brother, Jack Land; the Easters and a large extended family. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of Countryside Manor for the genuine love and care they provided to Dot and her family. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 3800 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215. Condolences may be made to the family at www.wilkersonfuneral.com


Guestbook

mickie so sorry for your loss know my thoughts are with you

lufty stevens Feb 7 2020 4:34 PM

lufty stevens lit a candle for Dorothy Land Easter

lufty stevens Feb 7 2020 4:33 PM

SANDRA BENNY MANLEY lit a candle for Dorothy Land Easter

SANDRA BENNY MANLEY Feb 6 2020 10:02 PM

Mickie and Tim, I am so very sorry! I will keep you in my heart and prayers.

Denise G Parks Feb 6 2020 8:32 PM

Bernard & Linda Williams Andrews lit a candle for Dorothy Land Easter

Bernard & Linda Williams Andrews Feb 6 2020 8:18 PM

Sorry for your loss. I realize it has been a long and difficult journey. May you find peace in knowing she is resting in the arms of Jesus. Peggy Davis

PeggyPDavis Feb 6 2020 10:47 AM

PeggyPDavis lit a candle for Dorothy Land Easter

PeggyPDavis Feb 6 2020 10:43 AM

Shirley Strader lit a candle for Dorothy Land Easter

Shirley Strader Feb 5 2020 9:36 PM

alice setliff lit a candle for Dorothy Land Easter

alice setliff Feb 5 2020 9:22 PM

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for all your family. Ron and Alice Perkins

Alice Perkins Feb 5 2020 1:43 PM