(WEDOWEE) Dorothy Mitchell Huddleston, 77, of Wedowee died Friday, July 3, 2020, at her residence. The family will hold a private memorial service at a later date.

A Wedowee native, Mrs. Huddleston was born March 13, 1943, the daughter of Bert and Lessie Bradley Mitchell. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church and had a lifelong fondness for children and animals.

Survivors include her sister, Lynda Fincher (Tommy) of Auburn; brother, Brad Mitchell (Sue) of Wedowee; sister-in-law, Kerlene Mitchell of Wedowee; and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harold Huddleston; two sisters, Joanne Bolt and Emily Whaley; and brother, Barto Mitchell.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Randolph County Animal Shelter, 104 Animal Shelter Rd., Wedowee, AL 36278. Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee