She was born Feb. 19, 1920, in Cleveland to the late William and Effie Mae Lauderback.
She was a homemaker and member of Morris Hill Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, R.B. Dodd; and several brothers and sisters.
Survivors include her daughters: Nancy (Doug) Lance of Cleveland and Martha Minor of Chattanooga; and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to extend “deepest gratitude to Hospice of Chattanooga for their loving care of our mom during her illness.”
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Hamilton Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Bill Mason officiating.
Active pallbearers will be Jerry Lance, Jody Minor, Scott Minor, David Daley, Darrell Pendergraph and Brian Wilmer.
The family will receive friends Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the East Brainerd Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, 8214 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga TN 37416.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga, P. O. Box 19269, Chattanooga, TN 37416.
Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaEastBrainerdChapel.com.