- October 27, 1919 - October 17, 2012
- Spartanburg, South Carolina
of Dorothy's Passing
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“So sorry for your loss. Love, Hetty.
1 of 16 | Posted by: Hetty McSweeney - Osprey, KS
“I have been with you in my heart these past few weeks. I shall always love and cherish my memory of both Aunt Dot and Uncle Bill: he, singing,...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Lurline DuPree - Denton, TX
“Bill, Cindy and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. After reading her tribute it's obvious she had a wonderful and fulfilling life --you can...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Jodi Anderson - Sarasota, FL
“I'm so sorry for your loss. Having lost my mom not long ago I know what a hole it leaves in you and how difficult it is each day but she is with you...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Susan Tutundjian-Mugan - Jupiter, FL
“My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. Your mom's picture was beautiful....she looked so vibrant and young....
I know how you feel...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Susan Connors - Lake Wales, FL
“Our thoughts are with you and your family, Libby.
Love, Gail & Perry
6 of 16 | Posted by: Gail & Perry Bercar
“Dear Libby - So sorry to hear of the passing of your dear Aunt Dottie. Your stories of your mom and her sisters were always so charming. They were...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Kathy Proctor - Churchville , MD
I'm so very sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. It's heartbreaking to have our moms get old and become they're ours to take care of. I...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Sharon Mitchum - Cumming, GA
Just a not extending my heartfelt sympathy in the loss of your mom. I lost my mom 10 years ago and I still think of her and miss her daily....Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Jennifer Ballard - Conyers, GA
“Our deepest condolences and warm thoughts.
10 of 16 | Posted by: Marie and David Bloom
“So sorry for your loss. We're here for you, girlfriend.
Dee and GW
11 of 16 | Posted by: Dee and George Leatherbury - GA
“Keeping your family in our thoughts.
12 of 16 | Posted by: Fred and Bev Aldous
“Dottie - So sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. The photo posted of your mom lets those of us who...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Ken and Rhonda Mason
“We are so sorry for your loss. Your mom was a special person with a beautiful smile and a graceful presence. You are in our thoughts and prayers...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: BJ & Tony Morris - Smyrna, GA
“Just one more lovely lady in heaven to keep God company. What a treat he will have! We are sure she will be greatly missed.
Tommy and Trudie
15 of 16 | Posted by: Tommy and Trudie Easterby - SC
“I have heard so many fond memories from Libby about her mother and sisters.
My deepest sympathy to the family.
16 of 16 | Posted by: Becky E. Hash - Chapin, SC
Dorothy Holland Snyder of Spartanburg, SC, passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2012. Born October 27, 1919 in Spartanburg, she was the daughter of the late Charles Adolphus and Patra Bearden Holland and was married to the late George William Snyder, Sr. for sixty-seven years.
She graduated from Spartanburg High School and Converse College, class of 1940. After graduating, she taught school in Spartanburg County. Following her husband's return from World War II, she lived in Kingsport, TN, for 49 years. She was an active member of First Broad Street United Methodist Church. Dot loved playing bridge and was a member of several bridge clubs and garden clubs in the Kingsport area. Dot returned to Spartanburg with her late husband in 1997. She has been a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church since her return.
She was a loving mother to her daughter, Dorothy Snyder Randall of Atlanta, GA and her son and daughter-in-law, George William and Cindy Wilson Snyder of Sarasota, FL. She is survived by her closest friend and twin sister Frances Holland Hardy of Spartanburg, SC. Dot was a devoted and much loved Nana to her three grandchildren, Matthew William Snyder, Rachel Holland Snyder, and Natasha Alyse Snyder. She was predeceased by her sisters, Ernestine Holland White and Hazel Holland Belk and her brother, Charles Adolphus Holland, Jr.
The family will receive friends from 12:00-12:45 PM Monday, October 22, 2012, at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel, 2075 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC. Funeral services conducted by the Rev. Frank E. Lybrand will follow at 1:00 PM in the Chapel. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1320 Fernwood-Glendale Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29307; or Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home, 686 Jeff Davis Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29303.
Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel