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Snow Creek UMC Cemetery

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First Presbyterian Church Fellowship House
Thursday May 17th, 2018
12:45pm - 1:45pm

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First Presbyterian Church Of Concord
Thursday May 17th, 2018

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Lorraine Fodell Robertson Dobson

Lorraine Fodell Robertson Dobson, 94, of Concord, formerly of Raleigh,  passed away Sunday May 13, 2018 at her home.

Funeral service will be at 2:00 pm Thursday, May 17 at First Presbyterian Church of Concord, 70 Union St., N., the Reverends Peter Bynum and Ken Craig officiating. Burial will follow at Snow Creek United Methodist Church Cemetery, 745 Snow Creek Rd. Statesville, NC. The Dobson family will receive friends prior to the service from 12:45 until 1:45 at the church Fellowship House.

Lorraine was born in Iredell County on March 17, 1924 to the late B.C. Robertson and Hazel York Robertson. She was a graduate of Catawba College and during her life she was a teacher and homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, painting, collecting antiques and doing things for others. She was very proud of her grandchildren and kept volumes of pictures and memories of the family. She was also a huge fan of big band music. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister Betty Jo Giddens and brother Bill Robertson of Cool Springs, NC.

She is survived by her husband of 70 years, Lolo A. Dobson of Concord; a son L. Allen Dobson, Jr. and wife Martha of Mt. Pleasant, grandchildren Robert Dobson and wife Angela of Mt. Pleasant, Elizabeth Dobson Jones and husband Patrick of Cary, Sara Dobson of Raleigh; and great-granddaughter Kayleigh Dobson of Mt. Pleasant.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that you donate to the charity of your choice in Lorraine’s memory.

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So sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. We send our sincerest sympathies to you and your family. I know you will miss her.

patti Kaldy & Jet Taylor May 21 2018 12:00 AM

I send my prayers for your whole family's sense of peace in the days and weeks ahead. Lorraine was friend to many and lived a long and eventful life with Lolo standing always by her side. I will always remember the friendship and support she gave me and my family in the years that we shared here in Concord. With gratitude and love, Char Solomon, Tom Oakley and Family

Char Solomon May 21 2018 12:00 AM

We are so saddened to hear of the passing of "maw maw". We will be lifting up the whole Dobson family in our thoughts and prayers while celebrating her long and beautiful life. Love, The Dunaways

Jannell, Brian, and Daniel Dunaway May 16 2018 12:00 AM

Vicki Hiner May 16 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Lorraine Robertson Dobson

Vicki Hiner May 16 2018 12:00 AM

My heart and prayers are with all of you. I pray that God comforts you and gives you peace as Lorraine has made her journey home. Love to all of you!

Vicki Hiner May 16 2018 12:00 AM

Allen, I hold you and your family in my heart as you heal from your mother's passing and as you celebrate her life. Anita

Anita Schambach May 15 2018 12:00 AM

We hope you find comfort in the love of family and friends. Please accept our heartfelt condolences. Shawn and Steph

Shawn and Stephanie Parker May 15 2018 12:00 AM

Shirley, Jay and Kristen MacLeod May 14 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Lorraine Robertson Dobson

Shirley, Jay and Kristen MacLeod May 14 2018 12:00 AM

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