Dorothy Bell-McFarland

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Dorothy Mae Bell-McFarland, 83, of Quebec Road, Colerain, died Thursday, April 16, 2009 at her residence.
A native of Bertie County, she was an Elder at Zion Hill Baptist Church, Colerain, and Senior Choir member. She was a retired Nurse Assistant at St. Joseph’s Hospital in New York.
Survivors include an adopted daughter, Sandra McFarland-Mack of North Carolina; step-daughters, Betty Mitchell of Illinois and Kathy McFarland of Georgia; a foster daughter, Sharon Walker; brothers, William “Tommy” Jones of New York and Oliver Jones of North Carolina; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, April 21 at Zion Hill Baptist Church, Colerain, with the Rev. Nathaniel Thompson officiating. Burial will be in the McFarland Family Cemetery, Colerain.
Wilder’s Funeral Home Inc., Aulander, is handling the arrangements.