Dorothy F. McCartha
WHITE ROCK – Funeral services for Dorothy F. McCartha, 75, will be held at 2:00 p.m, Thursday, February 21, 2013 at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, Irmo/St. Andrews Chapel with interment in Bush River Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home chapel. Memorials may be made, in lieu of flowers to the
, 128 Stonemark Lane, Columbia, SC 29210.
Mrs. McCartha was born May 26, 1937 in Smyrna, DE and passed away on Monday, February 18, 2013. She was a daughter of the late John Abner Fortner and Wilemina Shelton Fortner. Mrs. McCartha retired from Lexington School District Five. She was a member of Christian Life Church.
Mrs. McCartha is survived by her daughters, Vonnie White (Gregg) and Carol Abbott (Levi); daughter-in-law, Candi Dykes; husband, Howard R. McCartha; sisters, Pauline McCartney and Shirley Ottinger; 5 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Mrs. McCartha was predeceased by her son, Jimmy Dykes.
The family would like to thank her CLA family for their thoughts and prayers; Mrs. Beth Boison and Dr. Robert Callis for their care; the seventh floor medical staff at Lexington Medical Center; Agape Hospice for their compassionate care and her friends at Dutch Fork High School.