Dorothy R. BrinkleyMarch 24, 2011
Mrs. Dorothy Richardson Brinkley,"Snoot" age 73 of Rocky Mount departed this life on March 24 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Survivors: children, Rosalyn Brinkley,Joyce Perry and Bobby Brinkley all of Spring Hope, Nathan Brinkley (Jessie)of Las Vegas, Nevada, Iretha Alston of Rocky Mount, Lee Brinkley of Wilson; (one son, John Richardson preceded her in death);sisters, Annie Ruth Battle (Lee) of Rocky Mount, Evelyn Davis (Robert) of Spring Hope, Ella Mae Battle (John) of Spring Hope, Lucy Richardson of Florida, Mary Webb of Washington, DC; brothers,Rev. Bobby Richardson (Audrey)of Spring Hope, Matthew Richardson (Laura) of Spring Hope; nine grandchildren including two special grandchildren, Iesha Deans and Quentin (Dinky) Alston; five great grandchildren; two special friends, Jessie Edwards of Irvington, NJ and Solomon Maryland of Rocky Mount, NC; two aunts, Eloise Williams of Castalia and Tassie Strickland of Spring Hope; uncle, John Wiggins of Spring Hope; one great aunt, Josie Richardson of Nashville; one great uncle, Sidney M. Coppedge of Nashville; a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral 2:00PM Monday, Word Tabernacle, Rocky Mount. Visitation 3-7PM Sunday, William Toney's Funeral Home, Spring Hope.