Dorothy L. Ghee, known and loved as "Dottie," of Cottonwood, died peacefully at home with her family by her side on Jan. 7, 2008, at the age of 76. She was the daughter of Ralph and Mary (Hall) Charter, born July 4, 1931, in Colchester, Ill.
Dorothy resided in Des Moines, Iowa, where she worked for Des Moines Auto Auction for 16 years. Dorothy leaves behind her husband of 57 years, Ottie Paul Ghee of Cottonwood; her son Steven P. Ghee of Iowa; three daughters, Debbie (Mark) Laughman of Iowa, Lori Ghee-Seil of Iowa, and Angela O'Connor of Arizona; as well as six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A Memorial Service will be Jan. 26, at 1:30 p.m. at the Capitol Hill Christian Church, 3322 E. 25th St., Des Moines, Iowa.
An online guestbook is available at www.westcottfuneralhome.com.