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Dorothy Mashburn Buchanan
Birth: Jul. 10, 1930
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 6, 2008
Burke County
North Carolina, USA

Dorothy M. Buchanan, 77, of Morganton, NC, died Sunday, April 6, 2008 at her residence.

Born in Haywood County, NC on July 10, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Harvey Emmett Mashburn and Margretta Smiley Mashburn. Dorothy was a member of Dysartsville Missionary Baptist Church.

A loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother, she is survived by a son, Tommy Buchanan and wife, Susie, of Morganton; daughter, Glenda Moody and husband, Bill, of Piedmont, AL, Becky Beaver and husband, Dennis, of Morganton, Patsy "Pat" Powell of Nebo, and Darlean Smith and husband, Jim, of Nebo; a brother, Harvey Mashburn; sisters, Gladys Bower, Thelma Morton, Hazel Mashburn, Sharon Crisp, and Geneva Penson; fourteen grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Robert "Buck" Tooms Buchanan; brother, Earl and Jimmy Mashburn; and an infant daughter, Shelby Jean Buchanan.

The funeral will be held at Dysartsville Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Family links: 
  Harvey Emmett Mashburn (1904 - 1969)
  Margretta Smiley Mashburn (1909 - 1986)
  Robert Toombs Buchanan (1928 - 1998)
  Emerson Earl Mashburn (1926 - 2001)*
  Dorothy Mashburn Buchanan (1930 - 2008)
  Gladys Rebecca Mashburn Bowen (1932 - 2011)*
  Jimmy Lee Mashburn (1934 - 2007)*
  Jimmy Lee Mashburn (1934 - 2007)*
  Harvey Mashburn (1936 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Dysartsville Baptist Church Cemetery
McDowell County
North Carolina, USA
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Record added: May 11, 2007
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