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Dorothy French

March 9, 1929 ~ February 28, 2024 (age 94) 94 Years Old

Dorothy French Obituary

Dorothy French, 94, of Dyersburg, Tennessee died on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, at AHC of Dyersburg.

Born Saturday, March 9, 1929, in Harrisburg, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Madison Busby and the late Addie Leggett Busby. Mrs. French was a home-maker.

Funeral services for Mrs. French will be held at 7:00 PM on Thursday, February 29, 2024, in the Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Officiating this service will be Bro. Perry Grills, Interment will be held at 9:00 AM on Friday, March 1, 2024, at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Rives, Tennessee. Visitation for Mrs. French will be held on Thursday from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.

She leaves to cherish her memory three sons, Richard Parnell of Mason Hall, Tennessee, Butch Parnell (Melissa) Parnell of Dyersburg, Tennessee and Peewee Parnell of Hornbeak, Tennessee; one daughter, Fay Parnell of Dyersburg, Tennessee; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews who loved her dearly.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband L C French, one son Randy Lee Parnell and her brothers and sisters Tishie Clark, Mary Propes, Walter, Cecil, Pastel, Johnny and Hershel Busby.

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Funeral Service
February 29, 2024

7:00 PM
Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home
239 East Main Street
Newbern, TN 38059

March 1, 2024

9:00 AM
Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Rives, Tennessee


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