Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

Share This Obituary

Memories & Candles

“Love and sympathy to the family. I have fond memories of Dot as a Sunday school and VBS teacher at Springhill Baptist . ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Marsha West Pucetas

“Dot was a very long time Sunday School friend of Spring Hill Baptist Church,, Very sweet and caring person. Loved her so much. Prayers for all the...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Ruby Crumpler

“My love and sympathy to all the family.Dot was a precious lady and most of my memories of her were at Springhill Church! Heaven has another beautiful...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Norma Jean Henson

“So sorry for the loss of Dot.... I have many memories of this sweet lady. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Phillis Shipman Earley

“Dot was a precious friend and we loved her very much. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Estaline Barnhill - Wilmington, NC

“My deepest sympathy to the family. Thoughts and prayers are with you. Dot was a special lady and I loved seeing her at the grocery store, always had...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Anne Mathews

“So sorry to hear of Dot's passing. We loved her and "Paw". She was such a beautiful person and will be missed by many. Our thoughts and prayers...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Bobby and Gayle Ammons

“So sorry to hear about Mrs. Dot. She was a very sweet lady,so friendly. Our thoughts & prayers go out to all of you. Newton &Sybil; ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Sybil & Newton Breece

“Love and prayers to all of Dot's family! Our Luke loved Ms. Dot, as did the other members of our family. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Larry and Sarah Poston

“Shelia & Family, did not mean to leave you out of my last post. Keeping everyone in my prayers! ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Lisa West Vaughan - Greenville, SC

“Rick & Marsha, So very sorry for your loss! I always loved coming to see Doris and Howard. She was a great lady and will truly be missed. I will...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Lisa West Vaughan - Greenville, SC

"In Loving Memory" Canton – Doris "Dot" Louise Ensley Grogan, age 90, passed away on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at Silver Bluff Nursing Home. A native of Cherokee County, she was a daughter of the late William McKinley Ensley and Effie Logan Ensley. In addition to her parents, Doris was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Wilson Grogan, in 2009; a sister, Mildred Woody; four brothers, Austin Ensley, Ronald Ensley, Melvin Ensley, and Vean Ensley; and one son-in-law, Terry Sharpe. Dot will be remembered as the "matriarch" of her family, always caring for them selflessly with sincere love and care. She was a talented quilter and sewed by hand many beautiful quilts and was a lifelong member of Springhill Baptist Church. She is survived by two daughters; Sheila G. Sharpe, of Monroe, NC, Marcia Taylor and her husband, Rocky, of Connelly Springs, NC; one son, Rick Grogan and his wife Karen, of Canton; one sister, Nova West and her husband, Bill, of Inman, SC; one brother, Wilton Ensley and his wife, Ethel, of Andrews; six grandchildren, Laura Turner, Tony Sharpe, Kaleb Taylor, Kyla Vance, Luke Grogan, and Levi Grogan; and five great-grandchildren, Lexy Sharpe, Loulou Sharpe, Corey Turner, Cadee Turner, Carrie Turner, Zane Taylor, Zoey Taylor, Lincoln Vance, Aspen Vance, and Lorelei Vance. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Spring Hill Baptist Church with Reverend Matt Rhea officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2:30 p.m. until 3:45 prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Spring Hill Baptist Church, 1918 Murray Rd, Canton NC, 28716.

Funeral Home
Wells Funeral Homes Inc & Cremation Services
3715 Asheville Highway Canton, NC 28716
Tel. (828) 648-2371
Email Us