July 16, 1930 - Sept. 28, 2021
Dorothy Carnes Rountree, 91 of Eatonton passed away on Tuesday, September 28, 2021.
There was a visitation at Eatonton First United Methodist Church on Friday, October 1, 2021 at 10 AM followed by a service at 11 AM in the Historical Sanctuary.
She was born in Eatonton on July 16, 1930 to the late John and Evie Carnes. She was a member of Eatonton First United Methodist Church and Putnam General Hospital Pink Ladies. She was a prominent business woman having worked at Auto Supply for 40 years. She later became co-owner with Monty Marshall. She was also co-owner of Rountree and Holle Grocery with her husband, sister and brother-in-law Alice and Hambone Holle. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Walt Rountree, siblings Tommy Giles, Evelyn Copelan, Lillie Hewitt, Alice Holle, Johnnie Harper, Jimmy Carnes, grandson-in-law Al Scott and a great grandson Jon Harrison Butler.
She is survived by her son, Mike Rountree (Freda); grandchildren, Renee Foran (Brad), Stephanie Scott, Matt Rountree (Cathy), Chris Adams (Jill), Blake Adams (Beth), Courtney Butler (Jon); sister in law, Nanette Carnes; brother in law, Horace Harper, 32 nieces and nephews, 14 Great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren and special friend and cousin, Irene Carnes Holt.
Vining Ivy Hill Chapel was in charge of the arrangements.