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Bethel Bear Creek Reformed Church
Tuesday January 24th, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Memorial Service

Bethel Bear Creek Reformed Church
Tuesday January 24th, 2017
12:00pm

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Ruth Harris Dotger

Ruth Harris Dotger, 94 of Mt. Pleasant, passed away, Saturday, Jan. 21, at Morningside Assisted Living. Memorial service will be Noon, Tuesday, Jan. 24 at Bethel (Bear Creek) Reformed Church, conducted by Rev. Adam Furr. The family will receive friends beginning at 11:00am prior to the service. Ruth was born May 22, 1922 in Craven County, NC daughter of the late William Harris and Louise Nixon Harris. She received a nursing degree from Presbyterian Hospital, Charlotte,. She and her late husband Fred W. (Buddy) Dotger, moved to Cabarrus County in 1978 from Mecklenburg County. At the time of the move, she became an active member of Bethel (Bear Creek) United Church of Christ. Ruth Dotger is survived by; her three children, Corinne D. Hendrix, Fredrick W. “Bill” Dotger, and Lynn D. Dwyer, six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren Memorials should be directed to Hospice and Palliative Care of Cabarrus County, 5003 Hospice Lane, Kannapolis, NC 28083, Bethel (Bear Creek) Reformed Church, (Capital Fund) Post Office Box 393, Mt. Pleasant, NC 28124 or Smile Train, PO Box 96231, Washington, D.C. 20090-6231

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Corinne, Bill and Lynn, I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet mother. I have many fond memories at your home and at Williams Memorial. My first birthday party (6 yrs old) was at your home. May God's blessings be on you all during this difficult time. Regards, Diane M. Keever

Diane Miller Keever Jan 23 2017 12:00 AM

Mrs Dotger was a very sweet lady, learned to know her when we worked the Blood Mobile years ago for Cabarrus County. Thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Janice Harkey Jan 23 2017 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. Although I didn't know her, she must have been a great lady.

Sheff Owen Jan 23 2017 12:00 AM

I did not have the privilege of knowing Ruth Dotger. However, I know her daughter Lynn. If we can judge a person by the sort of children they raise, then Ruth must have been a top-notch person with glowing attributes. My sincerest sympathy for all family and friends. May your fond memories, and the love you had for Ruth, sustain you through this time of sorrow.

Louise Bush Jan 23 2017 12:00 AM

Sincere Condolences To The Dotger Family, So sorry for your loss. May, "the God of all comfort," be with you and your family during this time of sorrow. 2 Corinthians 1:3. With Heartfelt Kindness,

F. Taylor Jan 23 2017 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers go out to you in the loss of your mother. May God give you peace through the coming months. Mothers hold a special place in our heart.

Patricia Bettis Jan 22 2017 12:00 AM

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