Dorothy “Dot” Mosley Ellmore

November 12, 1944 - July 13, 2021

11/12/1944 - 07/13/2021

Past Services

Saturday July 24, 2021
11:00 am

Additional Information:

First Presbyterian Church of Smithfield

Saturday July 24, 2021
4:00 pm
Ahoskie Cemetery
First Street
Ahoskie, NC 27910

Dorothy (Dot) Mosley Ellmore, 76, of Smithfield, NC passed away peacefully on July 13, 2021 surrounded by her 3 girls.

Dot was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Jannie Mosley; husband, Robert Ellmore. Survivors include her daughters, Kathy Ward (Michael) of Smithfield, Elizabeth Ellmore of Graham, and Susan Northington (Josh) of Raleigh; grandchildren, Brier and Ellie Ward, Isaac and Gloria Northington; brother, Ralph (Juli) Mosley of Nashville, TN.

Dot graduated from the Rex Hospital School of Nursing and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She spent her life faithfully serving others through her career as a nurse at Roanoke Chowan Hospital, a member of the First Presbyterian Churches of Ahoskie and Smithfield, and a volunteer at the Johnston Health Cancer Center. She loved laughing and spending time with her family and friends, bringing immeasurable joy and a smile to those around her. Dot looked forward to serving Jesus in heaven.

Funeral will be held at 11:00 am on July 24th at First Presbyterian Church Smithfield. Graveside Service to follow at 4:00 pm at the Ahoskie Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church Building Fund, PO Box 1159 Smithfield, NC 27577 or to a charity of your choice.

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Joan Jordan
2 years ago

I really enjoyed working with Dot in ICU. She was a compassionate nurse & excellent role model. Love & prayers for her family.

Eleanor Martin Hollowell
2 years ago

I loved working with Dot in ICU. She was such a dedicated nurse and taught all of us well. She always took great care of her patients and her nurses!

Phyllis Hoggard
2 years ago

Many memories of ICU and working with Dot. One of the best. Will always remember all of her reminder notes she put everywhere to help us

Denise Helms
2 years ago

What a great nurse. I learned a lot under her guidance. My condolences to the family.

Melba Cherry
2 years ago

Prayers for the family for God’s comfort. Dot was an amazing nurse. As a new nurse, I worked with her and she willing shared her wealth of knowledge with me. I am grateful to have known and worked with her. I would think of her often when I visited Smithfield. Peace and blessings to you all.