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Dorothy Taylor Maberry
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Obituary for Dorothy Taylor Maberry

Dorothy Taylor Maberry, age 91, passed away on Wednesday, January, 24, 2018, at Morning Pointe Assisted Living in Brentwood, Tennessee.
She was born on November 1, 1926, in Coffee County, TN to Vester and Margaret Novella Taylor. She was a 1945 graduate of Manchester High School. She attended David Lipscomb College for two years and later graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a degree in elementary education.
She was preceded in death by Charles Denver Maberry on Nov. 24, 2014. Charles and Dorothy were married for 58 years.
Dorothy is survived by daughter, Barbara Maberry Seamon and husband Jonathan of Nolensville, TN; son Ralph Maberry of Oak Ridge, TN; five grandchildren, Justin Seamon and wife, Audrey, of Nolensville, TN, Benjamin Seamon and wife Elizabeth, of Nolensville, TN, Bethany Ashley and husband Ben Ashley, of Nolensville, TN; Tabitha Maberry of Oak Ridge, TN and Joshua Maberry of Bowling Green, Ohio; and two great-grandsons, Miller and Miles Seamon of Nolensville, TN.
After graduating from college, Dorothy began teaching in the Middle Tennessee area. As World War II began she moved to Oak Ridge where she taught first grade for over ten years.
As a long-time member of the Highland View Church of Christ, she helped start and participate in the benevolence program at the Providence House. She taught first grade in Sunday school for many years. She helped lead and start the "50 plus" ministry. Dorothy started the Thanksforgiving, visitation program, and Christmas basket caroling.
Dorothy and Charles enjoyed traveling. They visited most of the 50 states, along with several foreign countries. She enjoyed reading, cooking, and teaching children. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandma.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 from 5 until 7 p.m. at the Highland View Church of Christ. The funeral will follow at 7 p.m. with Jonathan Seamon and Curtis McClane officiating.

Family and friends will meet for a graveside service on Sunday at 2 p.m. at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. Serving as pallbearers are Justin Seamon, Benjamin Seamon, Joshua Maberry, Rick Butturini and other family members. Honorary pallbearers are the Highland View Church of Christ Elders.

In addition to flowers, memorials can be made to the Brentwood Hills Church of Christ, with designation for Jovenes En Camino ( a boys home in Honduras) or the Camp Leatherwood Building Fund; 5120 Franklin Road, Nashville, TN, 37222 or on line

Weatherford Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Highland View Church of Christ

138 Providence Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830





7:00 PM
Highland View Church of Christ

138 Providence Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830





2:00 PM
Oak Ridge Memorial Park

1501 Bethel Valley Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830


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