Dorothy Pyle, died on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012. She was born to Floyd and Ollie Gray on Nov. 16, 1925 in North Little Rock, one of seven brothers and sisters.

She was a member of Sherwood First Baptist Church, and a dedicated auxiliary volunteer for St. Vincent Hospital, having served 10,838 hours. She termed that "going to work", and served in many capacities. She was a member of Levy Baptist Church Choir and Arkansas Revival Center Choir.

She was preceded in death by husband Monty Pyle.

Survivors include sons, Alan Pierce and wife Verna, Ron Pyle and wife Patty of Little Rock; daughter, Kim Pyle of Greensboro, N.C.; grandchildren, Mary Ellen Pyle, Susan Williams both of Little Rock and Theresa Joiner of Charlotte, N.C.; five great-grandchildren; brother, Truman Gray of Little Rock; sister, Pat Eller of North Little Rock; and several nieces, nephews and friends.

A funeral was held 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 at North Little Rock funeral home, with Pastor Ricky Lee officiating. Burial was in Harmony Cemetery.

The family requests memorials be made to Sherwood First Baptist Church.

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