Published 12:00 am Friday, October 10, 2008
Dorothy J. Boyette
WINDSOR—Dorothy Louise Joyner Boyette, 86, a lifelong resident of Windsor, died Oct. 8, 2008.
A member of Windsor Baptist Church, she was a homemaker and worked for the Virginia Dept. of Transportation as a clerk.
Mrs. Boyette was born Nov. 22, 1921, in Isle of Wight County.
She was the daughter of the late Leonidas “Lonnie” Harrison and Mary Elizabeth Holland Joyner.
She was also predeceased by her husband of 61 years, David Albert Boyette and her brother, Woodrow H. Joyner.
Survivors include her children, Carolyn B. and Stanley M. Jones of Hanover, Shirley B. and John F. Rudin of Chesterfield, David Leon and Mary Charlotte Boyette of Windsor; three grandchildren, Michael R. and Jennifer Batteau of Fort Myers, Fla., Elizabeth A. Morris of Chesterfield and Bryan L. Boyette of Windsor; sisters-in-law, Clara Boyette Butler of Franklin and Virginia R. Joyner of Peachtree City, Ga.
A funeral will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Sidney F. Harrell Chapel of Harrell & Hill Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bryan Brooks officiating.
Burial will follow in the Windsor Cemetery.
Friends may join the family today from 7 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home and other times at the residence of David and Mary Charlotte Boyette.
Family requests that memorials be made to Windsor Baptist Church Building Fund, 4 Church St., Windsor, VA 23487.