In memory of
Dorothy Lorrine (Hunter) Desper
Dorothy Lorrine Hunter Desper, 77, of Louisa, Virginia, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, July 13, 2018. Born August 27, 1940 in Louisa, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Rebecca Hunter. She was married to the late Henry Lawrence Desper (Peter) and is preceded in death by one brother, William Lewis Hunter; and three sisters, Marion Hunter, Helen Mae Hunter and Marie Davis. Surviving are her children, Lawrence Henry Desper (Skeeter) and wife Ta-Tanisha, of Waldorf, Maryland, and Debra Ann Desper, of Richmond, Virginia; three brothers, Howard Hunter (Willie), Thomas Hunter (Rosetta) and Bishop Linwood Sawyer (Yvonne); one sister, Fannie Shelton (George); one aunt, Martha Shelton; three sisters-in-law, Joyce Price, Patricia Desper and Shirley Desper; and a brother-in-law, Albert V. Desper. She is also survived by four grandchildren, one great-grandson, one step-grandchild, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Rising Sun Baptist Church, 6829 Fredericks Hall Road, Mineral, Va. Rev. Austin G. Bates will officiate. Interment and repast will follow at Zion Traveler's Baptist Church, 3662 Roundabout Road, Louisa, Va. D. D. Watson Mortician Inc., Louisa, is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be offered to family at www.ddwatsonmortician.com.
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