Dola Elizabeth Horton Rich of Collinwood, Tennessee was born April 24, 1919 in Lutts, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Lon and Lissie Southerland Horton. She was united in marriage to Granville D. Rich on Saturday, October 9, 1937 and he preceded her in death on Wednesday, September 27, 1978. Mrs. Rich was a homemaker and a member of Copeland Chapel Methodist Church, Collinwood, and Collinwood Eastern Star. She departed this life on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at her home at the age of 100 Years, 2 Months, 8 Days.
She is survived by her son, Harold Rich and wife, Dianne of Cypress Inn, Tennessee; her daughters, Odean Berry and husband, Bob of Lutts, Sue Linville and husband, Curtis of Cypress Inn, and Sharon Roberson and husband, Terry of Collinwood; 13 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren, and her special caregivers, who loved her dearly, Susie Devers and Tracy Carver.
In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Rich was preceded in death by her daughter, Jerline Hardin; her grandsons, Kerry Hardin and Jake Linville; her brothers, Roy, Robert, Wayne, Arch, Claude, Paulk, and Lonzo Horton, and her sisters, Clora and Lora Victory.
Services were Friday, July 5, 2019 at 1:00 PM at Shackelford Funeral Directors chapel, Collinwood, with Greg Eaton and Jason Roberson officiating. Burial was in Memorial Gardens, Collinwood, with Shackelford Funeral Directors, Wayne County, assisting the family. Pallbearers were Keith Hardin, Chris Rich, Jason Roberson, Jody Linville, Peyton Ward, and Reid Ellis.