Dorothy Ross (Ross) Wooten

October 29, 1935 ~ February 12, 2020 (age 84)


Dorothy Ross Wooten, of Perryville, MD, passed away on February 12, 2020. She was 84.

Mrs. Wooten was born in Chester County, Pennsylvania, to Edward Everett Ross and Esther Jane Thomas Ross. She was the beloved wife of the late Edgar James Wooten, loving mother of Edgar James Wooten, II (Sharon) of Homestead, FL, Susan Wooten Reynolds (Percy) of Oxford, PA, Daniel Eric Wooten (Brenda) of Perryville, MD, and the late Marvin Duncan Wooten. Mrs. Wooten had 12 Grandchildren, 18 Great-grandchildren, and 3 Great-Great-Grandchildren. She has one surviving sister, Laura Ross Gerisch and was predeceased by 5 siblings.

Mrs. Wooten loved traveling with her family. She enjoyed riding motorcycles with her husband, and they were members of The Lucky 13 CB Club, responding to emergencies and holding “Coffee Breaks” for the truckers. She was a Guardian of Job’s Daughters, a Den mother for Cub Scouts for several years, and was a member of Perryville United Methodist Church. She worked at Newberry’s 5&10 store in Oxford, PA, C&B Toys for 14 years, Ordinance Products in North East, and Oxford Cabinet Mill.

A viewing will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2020, from 11 AM until 1 PM, at Perryville United Methodist Church, 325 Susquehanna Avenue, Perryville, MD. Funeral services will begin at 1:00. Rev. Ray Graham will officiate. Interment will be held at Oxford Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to Perryville United Methodist Church, St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, or Chesapeake Feline Association, 88 Spring hill Lane, North East, MD 21901.

Arrangements in care of Lee A. Patterson Funeral Home, P.A.


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February 22, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Perryville United Methodist Church (Susquehanna Avenue, Perryville, MD)

Funeral Service
February 22, 2020

1:00 PM
Perryville United Methodist Church
301 Susquehanna Avenue
Perryville, Maryland 21903


Perryville United Methodist Church
325 Susquehanna Avenue, Perryville MD 21903
Tel: 1-410-642-3411

Chesapeake Feline Association
88 Spring Hill Lane, North East MD 21901

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105,
Tel: 800-822-6344

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