Dorothy E. Brown, 83 of Lockney, Gilmer County, WV died Monday, March 26th. at Sunbridge of Glenville.

Born at Shock, Gilmer County, she was a daughter of the late William Hubert and Sarah Bell Meadows May and was a homemaker.

Surviving Mrs. Brown are two daughters, Nora Nichols of Lockney and Hazel McCumbers of Rosedale, WV; three step-sons, Butch Brown, Robert Brown and Kenneth Brown all of Massillon, Ohio; three step-daughters, Shirley Barnhart, Linda Bennett and Thelma Martin all of Massillon, Ohio; a sister, Iva Miller of Letter Gap, WV; eleven grandchildren, seventeen step grandchildren, twenty two great grandchildren, a great great grandson and several step great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by husbands, Charles O. Hopkins, Fred Wiant and Wiiliam Walter Brown; a daughter, Ninia Jean Wornica: a step-daughter, Hazel Geibel and a brother, Russell May.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at stump funeral Home, Grantsville. Evangelist Richard Vanhorn will officiate. Interment will be in the Turner Cemetery, Lockney. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.