Dorothy Anne Hopkins

b. 31 July 1937, d. 3 October 2014
Dorothy Anne Hopkins
Oct. 3, 2014
Dottie Hopkins Jones
     Dorothy Anne Hopkins married David Forbes Jones. She was born on 31 July 1937. She died on 3 October 2014 at age 77;

Dorothy Ann Hopkins Jones, 77, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at Meritus Medical Center.
She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, AKA “Grand Dotty."
Born July 31, 1937, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Ruth Hostetter and William Alfred Hopkins Jr.
Dotty’s employment included First National Bank of Maryland, Dual Highway Branch; secretary for Dr. Eric Smith; administrative assistant at Fairchild Industries; retiring from Rohr Industries in 1996.
She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Lady of Elks Lodge 378, North American Rod and Gun Club Auxiliary, and Morris Frock American Legion Post 42 Auxiliary.
Dotty was preceded in death by her sister, Susan Hopkins.
She is survived by her husband of 57 years, David Forbes Jones; one daughter, Lisa Thurston and husband, Barry, of Newark, Del; two sons, Jeffrey D. Jones, M.D., and wife, Patti, of Hagerstown, and Kurt Jones and wife, Christine, of Urbana, Md; one brother, William Alfred Hopkins III; four granddaughters, Maria Jones, Courtney Jones, Stephanie Miller and husband, U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Jason, and Brittany Emery and husband, U.S. Marine Corps 1st Lt. Alex; and three grandsons, Patrick Jones, William Jones and Kyle Jones.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 224 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. The Rev. Collin Poston will be celebrant. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.
Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice in honor of Dotty.
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