Cotten Funeral Home


Dolly Katharine Lamb

January 8, 1933June 9, 2021

Dolly Katharine Lamb, 88, of New Bern, passed away on Wednesday, June 9th, 2021. Born and raised in Akron, Ohio, Dolly was one of eleven children born to Lee K. and Katharine R. Robinson.

She is survived by her three children, Carol Messing of Newport, Reta Lamb of New Bern, and Paul Lamb of Science Hill, Kentucky; three grandchildren, Dawn Boozer, Bridgette McCullough, and Christine Zelazo; two great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.

According to her wishes there will not be a service.

Arrangements are in the care of Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.


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