Mrs. Dorothy Hawkins Bramblett 84 of Manchester died Friday, May 10th, at Harton Regional Medical Center after a two year battle with breat cancer.
She was born May 20, 1928 in Coffee County.
She was the daughter of the late Carl L. and Mary Alice Himes Hawkins and the wife of the late Haskell S. Bramblett who died in 1976. She is survived by a daughter, Charlotte (Robert) Daniel of Shelbyville; and a Granddaughter, Tabitha Daniel Groves of Nashville.
She was a member of the East Main Church of Christ in Manchester; a Graduate of MTSC (now MTSU). She was in Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities. Dorothy was a teacher of 32 years mostly in Bedford County including Community, Cascade and Wartrace Elementary Schools. She was formerly a member of Delta Kappa Gamma. She was a member of TEA and NEA. She was a lady who enjoyed traveling and reading and classic movies.
The family would like to express its thanks to Dr. Steve Bills of Tullahoma and his staff for their care and compassion during Dorothy’s illness.
Dorothy will be greatly missed by her family. She was a wonderful lady who was very brave and gave a valiant battle of her illness. She had a giving and generous spirit that will always be remembered by all who knew her.
Graveside Services will be held 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, May 14th, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Alan Adams officiating.
Visitation will be Monday evening from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Hillcrest Funeral Home.