Nettie D. Kitchen
Published 3:24 pm Tuesday, April 12, 2022
FRANKLIN – Nettie Lou Dunn Kitchen, 86, passed away on April 12, 2022 in East Pavilion. Born in Yale on June 26, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Claude Crawford Dunn and Bernice Blythe Dunn.
Nettie was a graduate of Jarratt High School and a graduate of Alexandria Hospital School of Nursing. She was a registered nurse and retired from Union Camp after 26 years of service. Nettie was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in Yale.
Left to cherish her memory is her husband of 64 ½ years, Charles Gage Kitchen; a daughter, Claudia Kitchen Cotton; a son, Charles Gage “Chuck” Kitchen Jr. (Cynthia); a sister, Paige Withers; a brother, Charles A. Dunn (Janet); two grandchildren, Anna Denton Campbell (Jimi) and T. Wade Cotton (Emma); and two great-grandchildren, Denton Monroe Campbell and Miller Jean Campbell.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 16 in Antioch Baptist Church with the Rev. Tom Guess officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. on Friday in Wright Funeral Home and suggests that memorial donations be made to Antioch Baptist Church, 20230 Peter’s Bridge Road, Yale, VA 23897 or any favorite charity.