Fields, Dottie Woody (2008)

Obituary of Dottie Woody Fields ~ 2008

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Dottie Woody Fields, age 68 of Marion passed away on Tuesday October 7, 2008.  A native of Yancey County, Dottie was born on February 4, 1940 to the late Edward and Maude Honeycutt Woody.  She was a homemaker and will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother.  Her husband of 43 years, Larry Fields, preceded her in death on February 8 of this year.

Left to remember Dottie are a son Randy Fields and his wife Trish of Marion; three brothers, Paul Woody and Dennis Woody, both of Burnsville, and Donald Woody of Greensboro; four sisters, Billie Dale, Juanita Letterman, Wilma Angel and Violet Hardin, all of Burnsville; and two granddaughters, Kayla Greene and Jordan Fields.

A funeral service was held on Friday October 10, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. in Westmoreland Chapel with Rev. Terry Roach officiating.  The family received friends from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. prior to the service at the funeral home and at other times at Dottie’s home.  Burial was in McDowell Memorial Park.  Westmoreland Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.  An online register is available under OBITUARIES at

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday October 15, 2008 Volume 14 # 41