Dorothy Helen Carroll, 82, of Huntington, went to be with her Savior 
Thursday, Jan. 5, 2006, at her residence. She was born Jan 27, 1923, in Grahn, 
Ky. to the late John Littleton and Plura McDowell. She is the widow of Jesse 
Carroll, who preceded her in 1983. 

She is survived by two daughters, Sandra 
Harper of Van, W. Va., and Alice J. Perry of Huntington; a foster son, Tommy 
Ferguson; three grandchildren and spouses, Kathy and Tony Petry, Van, Karen 
and Richard White, Van, Barry and Stephanie Harper, Brandytown, W. Va.; six 
great-grandchildren, Mandy and Rae Lynn Ball, Van, Athena Petry, Kenna, W. 
Va., Katie Marie White, Van, Brandon Harper, Van, Justin Harper, Bandytown; 
two great-grandchildren, Phoenix Destiny Lowther, Van, and Shay Lee Ball, Van; 
sisters, Hazel Hall and Nancy Elizabeth Waugh, Grayson, Ky.; special friends, 
Pauline Kyle, Shelva Rakes and Henry Rakes. 

In addition to her husband she was 
preceded in death by six brothers and one sister. She was  a lifelong 
caregiver as a wife, mother and grandmother. She was a lifetime member of 
Barrett Church of the Nazarene, Barrett, W. Va., and attended Good Shepherd 
Freewill Baptist Church, West Pea Ridge. She was also preceded by a very dear 
and special friend, Carroll H. Collins. 

The funeral will take place at 2 p.m. 
Monday at Henson Morturary with the Rev. Larry Sanders officiating. Burial 
will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville. The visitation will 
be 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary. Special thanks to Hospice of 
Huntington. Condolences may be sent to the family at 

(Herald Dispatch (Huntington, WV) online, published Jan 8, 2006)

Submitted by: Linda Crose

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