Dorothy Jean Headrick

Dorothy Jean Headrick, 81, of Tiffin, died at 9:10 a.m., Friday, March 1, 2013, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center in Tiffin.

Dorothy was born March 13, 1931, in Sevier County, Tenn., to the late Horace and Nettie (Thomas) Lovell. Dorothy married Ernest Ray Headrick in Tennessee Jan. 8, 1993, and he survives in Tiffin.

Other survivors include her children, Richard (Joanna) Headrick Sr. of Tiffin and Faron Headrick of Clyde; four grandchildren, Amber, Ricky, Chynna and Brittany; one great-grandson, Dakota; and a sister, Arzette England of Powell, Tenn.

Dorothy retired from the C&S Laundry in Knoxville, Tenn. Her life was centered around her children, grandchildren and her “Booger Cat.”

Visitation for family and friends will be 1-4 p.m. Sunday, March 3, 2013, at Engle-Shook Funeral Home and Crematory in Tiffin. Burial will be in Highland South Memorial Park, Knoxville, Tenn.

Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice Care.

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