Memorial services for Dorothy Valerie Charles will be held Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011 at 10 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden.
Dorothy was born Feb. 14, 1939 in Liverpool, England and entered into rest Oct. 21, 2011 in Bossier City. Dorothy loved her family and was known simply as Nana and Lala to her grandchildren and their friends. She was a beautiful lady and was cherished and loved by her loved ones and will be missed greatly.
Her father, Henry Lorell Otway Dixon Peerless and mother, Lucy McMillan Tait preceded her in death.
She is survived by her husband the love of her life, Johnnie Edward Charles of Minden; daughter, Cassandra Jayne Charles Rogers and husband, Rudolph (Rudy) Rogers, Jr. of Lumberton, New Jersey; granddaughter, Brianna Justine Rogers; and grandson, Blake Jordan Rogers of Lumberton, New Jersey; sisters, Lucy McMillan Leech of Liverpool, England and Miss Jeannie Audrey Peerless of Liverpool, England; and brother, Henry Joseph Peerless of Liverpool, England.
The family gives special thanks to the physicians and nursing staff at Willis Knighton Bossier and Promise Hospital for loving and caring for Mrs. Charles.
Her family thanks everyone for all the cards, phone calls and support given them during the time of Dorothy’s illness.