Dorothy Mae Snipes

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202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 11/16/2016 14:00:00

1579 South Conwell Ave. Willard OH 44890 11/17/2016 11:00:00

Dorothy Mae Snipes, age 80, resident of Marion, Ohio passed away on Friday, November 11, 2016 at the Mount Carmel West Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born on March 16, 1936 in Greenup, Kentucky to the late Elbert and Mallie (Hughes) Grizzle. Dorothy had retired from MTD in Willard and was a member of Willard United Baptist Church in Willard. Dorothy enjoyed cooking, was an avid collector of cook books and glassware, and loved her dog, “Pepper”.
Dorothy is survived by her three daughters, Trena (Brad) Butcher of Shiloh, Corinna (Mike) Dunaway of Marion, Ella (Walter) Kaple of New Washington; 7 grandchildren, Joe (Jenny) Kaple, Erika (Coty) Crapo, Lauren Butcher, Chance Butcher, Braden Butcher, Erin Dunaway, Laura Dunaway; 4 great grandchildren, Carson Rader, Lucas Rader, Colten Crapo, and Jace Kaple.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Leo Snipes; and three sons, Terry, Paul, and Tim Snipes.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. and 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. A funeral service will be Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at the Willard United Baptist Church in Willard with Rev. Danny Hamilton officiating. Burial will take place at Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven. Memorial contributions may be made to the Willard United Baptist Church. Online condolences may be expressed to Dorothy’s family by visiting


Rev. S. T. and Betty Adkins - Nov 14, 2016

To Sis Dorothy’s daughters we send our sympathy for the passing of your lovely mother. She was a great person and a personal friend. She now lives with your dad and brothers, and waiting for you. She will be missed, but such great memories you will have to share as time goes on. Our love and prayers are sent to all of the family and may God hold you in his arms for comfort.

Margaret Thornton - Nov 14, 2016

We are so sorry about your mother’s death. You were blessed to have her, and she was blessed to have you and Mike. Please know that we love you. Consider yourself hugged.
Margaret and George

Pat Bsker - Nov 13, 2016

Corinna and Family.
So sorry to hear about your mom. She was a dear, dear
person. Whenever we were together in earlier times, we
had so much fun. She will be missed.
Love you!

Vickie Fazzini Mawhorr - Nov 13, 2016

Ella and family,
Sincerest sympathy for your loss. Dorothy was such as sweet and lovely lady. I have the fondest memories of her from our years in Plymouth. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.
Vickie Fazzini Mawhorr