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Sept. 2, 1924-Mar. 10, 2009

LAGRANGE -- Dorothy Langston Crocker, 84, of LaGrange, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 4 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home with the Rev. Tony McLamb officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery.

Mrs. Crocker was born Sept. 2, 1924, in Wayne County to the late Jasper and Ruth Garris Langston. She was preceded in death by her husbands, John De Isler and Linville Crocker.

In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Evelyn Langston Bell and Mildred Langston. Mrs. Crocker was a member of Walnut Creek Free Will Baptist Church.

Mrs. Crocker is survived by a daughter, Katie Lang of LaGrange; sister, Ina Ruth Langston of LaGrange; niece, Kathryn Hechenbleikner of Atlanta, Ga.; and a nephew, Charles Bell of Germantown, Tenn.

The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 8 at Rouse Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.rousefh.com.

Memorials may be made to Eastern North Carolina National MS Society, 3101 Industrial Drive, Suite 210, Raleigh, N.C., 27609.

Arrangements are being handled by Rouse Funeral Home, LaGrange.


Published in Obituaries on March 11, 2009 1:47 PM