December 4, 2021

Mrs. Norine Dorrough

Mrs. Mildred Norine Pope Dorrough, age 92, of Villa Rica passed away August 5, 2021.

A private graveside service for the family will be held at Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Dorrough was born December 24, 1928 in Heard County to the late Henry Allen “Gid” Pope and Lema Adis Hill Pope.

She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church of Mableton, GA and loved to listen to Gospel music.

One of her favorite pastimes was planting and tending her vegetable garden each year. It gave her great pride to enjoy fresh produce each summer.

Traveling was one of her passions. She liked to go camping and visit family and friends. She had a large extended family of brothers, sisters, nieces, and nephews who stayed close through the years.

Survivors include one daughter, Marie Taylor (Tommie) of Mineral Bluff, GA; two sons, Robert Lee Dorrough (Patsy) of Dallas, GA and Roy Dorrough (Donna) of Villa Rica; eight grandchildren; a number of great-grandchildren; one sister, Janette Moon of Tampa; one brother, Harold Pope (Patricia) of Newnan; sister-in-law, Libby Fouse; brother-in-law, R. T. Perdue; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Steve Lee Dorrough; one son, Sam Dorrough; and fourteen brothers and sisters.

Those who wish may write memorial tributes at

Stutts Funeral Home of Franklin, GA in charge of arrangements.

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