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Dorothy L. Hampton

July 13, 1927 - July 16, 2020

Dorothy L. Hampton, 93, of Newport News, Virginia, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020. She graduated from Huntington High School and retired from self-employment.

Mrs. Hampton was a member of Wesley Grove United Church of Christ in Newport News.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Hampton; parents, Nellie B. Sykes-Wilkes and Charlie Wilkes; her siblings, Charlie A. Wilkes, Herman L. Wilkes, Hugh Randolph Wilkes, Lucy E. Wilkes and Sidney M. Wilkes.

Survivors include her daughter, Dorothea Hampton; her grandchildren, M. Anthony Farley and Kenneth Jerome Hampton; her sister-in-law, Viola Jarrett Wilkes; a host of nieces and nephews; and her long-time friend, Dorothy Farley.


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