Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
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Obituary
Doris "Dot" Thompson Rudd
August 14, 1931 - April 08, 2018
Born in Caswell County, NC
Resided in Prospect Hill, NC
Visitation
Tuesday April 10, 2018, 6:00-7:30 PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
 
Service
Wednesday April 11, 2018, 2:00 PM
Chapel Service
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Doris "Dot" Thompson Rudd, 86, of 715 Ridgeville Road died Sunday, April 8, 2018 at her home. She was born in Caswell County to the late David James Thompson and Moriah Jordan Thompson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers, two sisters, and one great-granddaughter, Emery Brianne Rudd. Mrs. Rudd was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was a seamstress for 20 years having worked for Roxboro Manufacturing, Peaches and Cream, and Royal Park. Mrs. Rudd also enjoyed sewing for family and friends. She loved gardening and flowers and was an excellent cook. Mrs. Rudd was a member of Lea Bethel Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Herbert Harvey Rudd, Sr., of the home; two children, Herbert Harvey Rudd, Jr. and wife Sandra, of Anderson and William David Rudd, Sr. and wife Cindy, of Prospect Hill; three brothers, Jerry Thompson, of Prospect Hill, Curtis A. Thompson, of Elon, and David James Thompson, Jr., of Mebane; four sisters, Louise T. Blalock, of Mebane, Hazel T. Self, of Burlington, May Ellen Ball, of Mebane, Martha Jane Bowes, of Burlington; five grandchildren, Shawn Rudd, Teresa Rudd, Brian Rudd (Cynthia), William David Rudd, Jr.(Anne), and Jennifer Lynn Rudd (Thomas); and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at the Brooks and White Chapel with the Rev. Richard Rorrer officiating. Burial will follow in Cooper Cemetery. Visitation will be held 6:00-7:30 PM Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at the Brooks and White Funeral Home and other times at the home.

Memorials may be made to Caswell County Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 1405, Yanceyville, NC 27379 or Hospice & Palliative Care Center of Alamance-Caswell, c/o Karen Robertson, 918 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.