Floral 26

Dorothy Nell (Gray) Easterling

August 19, 1942 ~ January 10, 2021 (age 78)



DOROTHY “DOT” NELL EASTERLING, age 78 of Clanton, passed away on January 10, 2021 at St. Vincent Chilton Hospital in Clanton. She was born in Chilton County on August 19, 1942; the daughter of the late Joe Otis Gray and the late Ora Olean Williams Gray.

She was a former receptionist with the Chilton County Sherriff’s Office. She was known and loved by many.

She is survived by: Son, Jeffrey V. (Melanie D.) Easterling of Clanton; Daughter, Renee Easterling (Michael) Hosmer of Alabaster; Grandchildren: Christopher (Bethany) Easterling, Alana Easterling (Mark) Hill, Brandi Hosmer, Jessica (Lee) McGaughy, Crystal (Ben) Jones, and Noah (Abby) Hosmer; 9 Great-Grandchildren; 2 Great-Great-Grandchildren; and Brother, Mike Gray of Clanton.

She is preceded in death by: Husband, Collis Easterling; Parents, J.O. and Olean Gray; Brother, Gene Gray; and Brother, Joe Gray.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 from 6-8pm at Ellison Memorial Funeral Home in Clanton, AL.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 11:00am from the Chapel of Ellison Memorial Funeral Home in Clanton with Rev. David Reed officiating.

Burial will follow in the Refuge Baptist Cemetery in Clanton, AL.

The family request in lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Refuge Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.

Final care and arrangements entrusted to the Ellison Memorial Funeral Home of Clanton, AL.


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January 13, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ellison Memorial Funeral Home
1709 Lay Dam Road
Clanton, AL 35045

Funeral Service
January 14, 2021

11:00 AM
Ellison Memorial Funeral Home
1709 Lay Dam Road
Clanton, AL 35045

Interment following funeral service
January 14, 2021

Refuge Baptist Church Cemetery
4351 Co. Rd. 32
Clanton, AL 35045

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