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Obituaries » Dorothy Settle Whorton

Dorothy Settle Whorton, 90, of Amissville, passed away peacefully in her home on April 4, 2021, surrounded by her family and friends.

She was born on October 29, 1930, in Rappahannock County, to the late Robert J. Settle and Eliza F. Settle.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Roy C. Whorton; a sister, Ethel Compton, and three brothers, Robert “B” Settle, William Settle and Donald Settle.

She is survived by four children, Gary C. Whorton and his wife Shelia, Cathy W. Frazier and her husband Ron, Forrest L. Whorton and his wife Tammy, and Martin Z. Whorton and his wife Carolyn; 12 grandchildren, Benjamin Whorton, Teresa Freeman, Aaron Whorton, Kristin Frazier, Ronald Frazier II, Amanda Frazier, Jonathan Whorton, Joanna Hill, Esther Critzer, Deborah Baldwin, Zane Whorton, and Phillip Whorton; 24 great-grandchildren, Luke Whorton, Dillon Whorton, Micah Whorton, Israel Whorton, Justice Whorton, Elissa Whorton, Zion Whorton, Anna Whorton, Wyatt Freeman, Cameron Whorton, Katie Whorton, Logan Whorton, Gunnar Whorton, Shelby Whorton, Cheyenne Hill, Renee Hill, Faith Hill, Summer Hill, Lorelei Critzer, Clayton Baldwin, Waylon Baldwin, Kodi Laine Whorton, Olivia Whorton and Martin Lee Whorton; a great-great-grandchild, Kendal; a sister, Marjorie Jenkins; a brother, Richard Settle, and many nieces and nephews.

Dorothy was a member of the Massanova Pentecostal Church and the Sunday School Secretary since 1975. She also taught typing at Massanova Christian Academy. Dorothy was a lifetime NRA member.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 8, at Massanova Pentecostal Church in Castleton. The funeral will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, April 9, at the church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memory Gardens near Jeffersonton.

Pallbearers are Ben Whorton, Aaron Whorton, Jonathan Whorton, Ronnie Frazier II, Zane Whorton and Phillip Whorton. Honorary Pallbearers are Greg Freeman, Luke Whorton and Dillon Whorton.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Massanova Pentecostal Church or the American Cancer Society.

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