Dorothy Pettes Cory

Friday, October 28, 2011

Dorothy Pettes Cory, 74, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg Merihil.

Ms. Cory was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late James C. and Mamie Holder Pettes. She was a 1955 graduate of Cornersville High School. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.

Preceded in death by her husband, Mack Cory, in 1990, she is survived by two sons, Michael Paul Ballard and Randall Ballard of Clanton, Ala.; twin sister, Geraldine (Billy) Davis of Lewisburg; and brother, Charles Wayne (Amelia) Pettes of Cornersville. Grandchildren and great-grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, with burial to follow in the Bryant Cemetery.

The family will be at London Funeral Home Friday from noon until 2 p.m. for visitation.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.