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“I wish to offer my deepest condolences to Charles Sr. and family in your time of loss. ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Denise (Jacobs) Turner - Dover, AR

“Dottie, I will miss you so much. You were a dear sweet friend that I will never forget. I loved you like a sister and we shared so many laughs. Bye...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Ida Mae Arnold - Mulvane, KS

“Our deepest condolences to Charles Edward Elder and Family. So sorry for your loss of Dorothy, we will miss her very much. Praying that the lord will...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Aaron & ReGina (Elder) Farley - AR

“Dottie was a wonderful lady and will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with Charles and family ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Jack and Carol Unger - La Feria, TX

“Charles and Family so sorry for your lost.We will miss Dottie so much. We share a lot of good times together. Dottie is going to be a wonderful Angel...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Pete & Polly Cronos - Jonesboror, AR

“Words cannot express how much Dottie will be missed. Dottie was a truly wonderful person and we will forever love and miss her. She will leave a hole...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Rick and Judy Millines - FL

“We send out our deepest condolences to Charles and the entire family at this time. Dottie was a very kind woman and we all will miss her. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Kenneth Seastrom - Harrisonburg, VA

Dorothy Mary Ann Tamosaitis Elder passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. She was born on September 11, 1932 in Waterbury Connecticut to the late Chester Tamosaitis and the late Catherine Bernotas Tamosaitis. She is survived by her loving husband of 31 years, Charles Edward Elder Sr., her daughters DeLaura Glenn, Deborah Trump (Robin) and Dianna Higgins (Jackie). She is also survived by her stepchildren, Judy Millines (Rick), Janet Boylan (Bud) and Charles Elder Jr (Kristy) and grandchildren, Graeme Higgins, Matthew Higgins, Danielle Williams, Jennifer Corley, Thomas Pies, Patrick Boylan, Britney Boylan, Bridget Boylan, Blake Elder, and 6 great-grandchildren.

Our family wishes to thank our Mom's "other families" for all their love and friendship over the years. They are the members of the Holiday Hills United Methodist Church of Greers Ferry AR, her many friends in Drasco AR, the Concord AR Senior Citizens Center, the Yellow Rose RV Park in LeFeria TX, and the ladies of the Red Hat Society.

Funeral services and burial will be at Rest Hills Memorial Park in North Little Rock AR at 1:00 pm on Monday, Janurary 28th. Memorials should be made to the charity of your choice.

Words cannot express how much we will miss our Mother but we know, as promised, she is being introduced to everyone in heaven.

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