Dorothy Lucille Pridgeon, 89, passed away Tuesday, May 27, in Madison. Ms. Dorothy was born in Atlanta, Ga. on October 22, 1924 where she lived her formative years. She lived most of her adult life in Madison. She enjoyed singing, music, rose gardening, bowling, sewing, cooking, reading her bible and watching the Braves play, but most of all being with her family.
Ms. Dorothy was the daughter of Carl Chamlee and Dora Bell Spencer Chamlee. She was a wonderful mother to two daughters: Karen Simmons (Lynn), Donna Wyche (Darlene Williams) and one son, David Pridgeon (deceased). Ms. Dorothy was the sister to seven siblings. She has three living brothers: Billy Chamlee (Edith), Doug Chamlee (Betty) and Wayne Chamlee (Ruth). She was a loving grandmother of six grandchildren and great grandmother of thirteen great grandchildren.
Ms. Dorothy’s services will be held at Oakridge Cemetery in Madison, at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 31. Family members will be received from 9:00-9:30 a.m. and friends from 9:30-10:45 a.m. at Faith Baptist Church in Madison, 1135 E US 90, Madison, Fl.