Semones, Dorothy Kidd

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Dorothy (Dot) Virginia Semones, beloved mother and grandmother, went into the arms of her Lord and Savior Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at the age of 101. She was born in Pulaski, Virginia on November 1, 1920 and was the daughter of the late James Pierce Kidd and Sarah McGaghie.

Dot retired from the Radford Army Ammunition Plant where she worked for 23 years in the payroll department. After Dot retired, she volunteered at Carilion New River Valley Hospital for 10 years. Dot was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church most of her life and played the piano at Bethel services every Sunday for 50 years.

Survivors include her daughters, Connie Semones, Sarah Semones, Jean Vengrin (Mike), and Cynthia Semones; granddaughter, Courtney Vengrin and her husband Stephen Kelley; and many other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Nieve A. Semones, and three brothers, James A. Kidd, George Kidd, and Pierce Elwood Kidd.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Bethel United Methodist Church or the American Heart Association.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 from 12 until 1 p.m. at the Mullins Funeral Home in Radford. Funeral services will begin at 1p.m. with Pastor Mark Miller and Sarah Morris officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Cemetery in Christiansburg.

The Semones family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford, Virginia.