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Dot Colson

September 20, 1939 ~ June 8, 2022 (age 82)


Dorotha “Dot” Colson of Eastville, VA, went home to Jesus on June 8, 2022, at the age of 82. She was born to the late Frank and Thelma (Fisher) Lodge on September 20, 1939, in Philadelphia, PA. She was raised in Southern New Jersey where she met her husband, the late Phillip R. Colson, and married June 22, 1957. She was retired from C&E Farms, Inc.

Dorotha was a member of Cheriton United Methodist Church and had an unwavering faith in God. She enjoyed farming, traveling to Florida, NASCAR, puzzles, solitaire, but most of all being a dedicated and loving mother and grandmother.

Dorotha is survived by four children, Robert “Bob” (Sarah), Mark, Donna, and Denise Colson; five grandchildren, Ian Colson, Justin and Jessica Colson, Corie and Casie Hutchison; and four great grandchildren, Ashley Colson, Katie Colson, Eric Colson, and Hermione Monroe.

A celebration of life service will be conducted Wednesday, July 13, 2022, at 10:00AM at Cheriton United Methodist Church with Reverend Randy Timmerman officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cheriton United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 297, Cheriton, VA 23316.

Dorotha was a beautiful woman both inside and out. She will be dearly missed.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.doughtyfuneralhome.com

Arrangements made by Wilkins-Doughty Funeral Home in Cape Charles, Virginia.

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Celebration of Life
July 13, 2022

10:00 AM
Cheriton United Methodist Church
21309 South Bayside Road
Cheriton, VA 23316
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