Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home

1420 North Main St., China Grove, NC


Dorothy Ann Blount

November 30, 1929January 9, 2020

Mrs. Dorothy Ann Park Blount, age 90, of Canton, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020 at her residence.

A Memorial Celebration of Life service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Canton First United Methodist Church Chapel with Rev. Sandra D. Henry officiating. A public viewing will be held from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Sosebee Funeral Home on Saturday, January 11, 2020. Burial will be at Thyatira Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Salisbury, North Carolina on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 2:00 pm.

Mrs. Blount was a member of Canton First United Methodist Church and Hilltop Strummers Dulcimer Group. She was a missionary in Africa and a prayer Warrior. Dorothy enjoyed crocheting for cancer patients, cooking, sewing and gardening. She dearly loved her family, children and grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Branton B. Blount. Survivors include her children, Linda Maphet, Joanne Holmes, Christine Lanning (Gary) and David Blount; eight grandchildren, Nathan Maphet (Amy), Lauren Becker (Jonathan), Ian Maphet (Melissa), Jordan Maphet (Amanda), Sarah Rhodes (Josh), Caroline Boone (Randall), Mitchell Holmes and Randy Blount; and 11 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Must Ministries, 111 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114 or online at www.mustministries.org

Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, GA is honored to serve the family. sosebeefuneralhome.com 770-479-2131


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