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Dorothy Davis Wrenn
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Obituary for Dorothy Davis Wrenn

Dorothy Davis Wrenn, of 1114 Kemper Road Ext., Danville, Va., passed away Friday, August 24, 2018, at her residence. She was born in Pittsylvania County, Va. to the late Viola Ricketts and the late Lacy Oliver Davis. Mrs. Wrenn was married to Richard “Rickey” Wrenn, who survives, of the residence. She was first married to the late Donald H. Poteat. Mrs. Wrenn was a retired bookkeeper and graduated from Whitmell Farm Life High School. She was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Wrenn is survived by her son, Michael Poteat and wife Jo Ann, of Blanch, NC, a grandson, Travis Poteat and girlfriend Valerie, as well as three great-grandchildren, Talan, Azeryah, and Kamden.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Wrenn was predeceased by her two sisters, Estelle Hardy and Mae Blair, five brothers, Charlie Davis, Edward Davis, Vann Davis, Nolen Davis, and Herman Davis.

The family would like to express their appreciation to two special caregivers, Stacy Davis and Patricia Weaver for their assistance and devotion to Mrs. Wrenn.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 28, 2018, at Norris Mt. Hermon Chapel with Sovah Health, Danville Chaplain, Barry Webster officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Burial Park, Danville.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 10 – 11 a.m. prior to the funeral service at Norris Mt. Hermon Chapel, and at other times at the residence.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Wrenn family. Online condolences may be made at

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

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11:00 AM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

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Highland Burial Park

3049 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540


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