On Saturday, October 19, 2019 in Norfolk, Virginia Mrs. Dorothy Mae Alston age 87 peacefully slipped away to be with The Lord. She was born September 22, 1932, in Summerton, South Carolina, to the late Victoria Bell- Canty and Fred Regan.
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Dorothy accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age in Summerton, South Carolina. TO GOD BE THE GORY!
Dorothy was preceded in death by her beloved husband, William Alston Jr.; her daughter, Denise Alston; one sister, Leola Kneels; one brother, Henry Canty; one great granddaughter, Raven Latham, a best friend, Jean Purdy and her closest friend of 55 years, Katherine Benn.
Dorothy leaves to cherish her memory one brother, Charlie Canty, of Newport News, VA; two daughters, Mary Ames- Hernandez (Theodore) of New York, NY; Shirley Franklin of Norfolk, VA; two step-sons, Anthony Alston (Gale) and Kenny Alston (Wanda) both of Norfolk, VA; one God- Daughter, Tina Longshore of Norfolk, VA; eleven grandchildren; twenty-seven great grandchildren; nine great-great grandchildren; three sister in laws as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Dorothy Alston gained a family within the walls of Signature Harbor Pointe and we the family appreciate each and every staffing and nursing member for loving our sister, mother and grandmother as your own.
Forever and Always Dorothy will live in our hearts!