Dorothy Hampton

Saturday, October 28, 2006

MURFREESBORO, TENN. -- Dorothy Marie Hampton, 83, of Murfreesboro, died Friday, Oct. 27, 2006, at NHC Rehab Center.

She was born Dec. 20, 1922, at Richmond, Va., daughter of Stella Todisman. She and Leslie C. Hampton were married March 4, 1942. He died Oct. 5, 1973.

Hampton was a retired certified nurse technician at Chaffee General Hospital and member of First Baptist Church at Chaffee, Mo.

Survivors include two sons, Les Hampton of Chaffee and John Hampton of Murfreesboro; three daughters, Peggy Nicley of Murfreesboro, Tenea Choate of Benton, Mo.; Margene Rivera of Bedford, Va.; 16 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother.

Visitation will be at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., at 11:30 a.m. Monday.

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Watis Harrell officiating. Burial will be in Union Park Cemetery.