Dorothy H. Warren, 81

Dorothy H. Warren, 81, of Showell, Md., died Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at Guiding Hands Assisted Living in Berlin, Md. She was born in Bishopville, Md., daughter of the late Ollie L. Hitchens and Laura E. (McCabe) Hitchens.

Warren had been a secretary at Shelby Trucking Company for many years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence “Sonny” Warren, in 1997, and two brothers, Darrell “Boogie” Hitchens and Donald Hitchens. She is survived by a son, David L. Warren of Bishopville; a daughter, Mary Edith Williams of Salisbury, Md.; seven brothers, Oliver Hitchens, Cashar Hitchens, Wilmer Hitchens, Billy Hitchens, Ollie Hitchens Jr., Jim Hitchens and Richard Hitchens; a sister, Marie Savage; two grandchildren, Ali Kitchens and William Kitchens; and a great-granddaughter, Brooklynn Colon.

The family offered special thanks to the wonderful care their mom received at Guiding Hands Assisted Living. Sandy Truitt, Chelsey and the girls were wonderful to her. “We were truly blessed to have you all.”

Services were to be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assn.; 909 Progress Cir.; Ste. 400; Salisbury, MD 21804. Condolences may be sent online at