Dorchie Joines York, age 101 of Red Boiling Springs, TN passed away Saturday afternoon, January 21, 2012 at her niece’s residence in Lafayette, TN.
Funeral Services for Dorchie Joines York were conducted Tuesday afternoon, January 24, 2012 at 1 p.m. from the Smith Chapel United Methodist Church in Red Boiling Springs with Reverend Doug Lee officiating. Interment followed in the Smith Chapel Cemetery. Her pallbearers were Don Joines, Fay Joines, Jerry Joines, Don Litchford, Steve Butler and Jimmy Driver.
Dorchie was born Monday November 14, 1910 in Macon County, TN, one of seven siblings of the late James Edison and Clarkie Susan Canada Joines. She married Fay R. York, who preceded her in death. In addition to her husband and parents, she was also preceded in death by her six brothers, Porter, Raymond, Crit, Witt, Monty, and Estes Joines. Dorchie was a homemaker and a salesclerk for many years. She was also a member of the Smith Chapel United Methodist Church. She loved celebrating her 100th and 101 birthday with her family and friends.
Survivors include: nieces, Erma Nell Wix and Rue Nell Butler both of Lafayette, Jo Knight, Hermitage Springs Community, Dinky Jenkins, Red Boiling Springs, Edith Bean, Donelson, Patsy Litchford, Hendersonville, nephews, Don Joines and Jerry Joines both of Mt. Juliet, Fay Joines, Lafayette, several great-nieces & nephews.
Arrangements by Anderson & Son Funeral Home, Red Boiling Springs, TN.