Mrs. Dorothy “Dot” McIntosh Hooten, age 86, a lifelong resident of Covington passed away July 2, 2015. She was born February 15, 1929 in Jersey, Georgia to William and Mary Higginbotham McIntosh. Mrs. Hooten was a member of the North Covington United Methodist Church, joining in 1954. She worked for Bibb Manufacturing for 45 years and enjoyed working in her garden and with her flowers around her home. She was the youngest of 9 children and was preceded in death by her parents and her siblings. Mrs. Hooten is survived by her husband of 65 years, Mr. Ed Hooten, along with her pet Buttons and numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, other family and close friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Hooten will be held at 11 o’clock Monday, July 6, 2015 at the Chapel of J.C. Harwell and Son with Reverend Dan Dixon officiating. Interment will follow at Lawnwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10am until 11am on Monday prior to the funeral service. J.C. Harwell and Son Funeral Home, 2157 East Street, SE, Covington, GA 30014 is in charge of the arrangements. A guest book may be signed on-line www.harwellfuneralhome.com.