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“Billy & Reather, we were so sorry to hear of the passing of you Mother, and equally sorry we could not be with you at her service. Dot was dearly...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Doug & Robin Walters - VA

“My condolence to you Billy as well as to the rest of the family. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Carol Durrah Blake - asheville, NC

“Sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time. ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Mr & Mrs purcell Todd - Asheville, NC

“Dear Reatha, Billy & Family My condolences to you in this difficult time in your life. My Love is with you. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Sainte-Ola Mapp - Atlanta, GA

“sorry to hear about the home-going of your mother. may God bless and keep you. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: willie mae darden watkins - NC

“My Dearest Friends Billy and Reather, My heartfelt prayers are with you, we are deeply sad about your loss of your most precious, kind, generous,...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: carolyn - white plains, NY

“No words can express my sympathy.Even though Dot was my cousin she was more like my Aunt.I have so many great memories from when I stayed with you...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Gloria Worrell - Cincinnati, OH

“On behalf of Garrett Jeter: My deepest sympathy, goes out to my Great Niece Reather Neal and Great Nephew William (Billy) Clinkscales on the...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Garret Jeter - Clevelnad, OH

“Reather and Billy, although we are not able to attend the service, please know that we share in your lost. There is never an easy way to say goodbye...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Kwesi & Phyllis Babatu - OH

“"Aunt Dot" was my first pen-pal. May she rest in peace. To Reather and Billy Clinkscale, my prayers and thoughts are with you during this time of...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Brenda Cornelious - Columbia, SC

“our deepest sympathy, goes out to you and your family. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: barbara brooks oliver - anniston, AL

“With Deepest Sympathy Sherry & Greg Glance ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Sherry & Greg Glance - Candler, NC

“You have our deepest sympathy during this hour of sorrow. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Ed & Jean Bumpus - Memphis, TN


Dorothy Clinkscales of 29 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive peacefully passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2010. A native of Union, SC she was a resident of Asheville for a number of years. Her mother, Alberta Hill and step father, Walter Hill preceded her in death. "Dot" worked at JJ Newberry during her early twenties. She was the first black to serve the public at the 5 and 10 cent store doughnut and hot dog stands. She leaves to cherish her memory a son William Clinkscales of Asheville; daughter, Reather C. Neal of Dayton, OH; six grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren; two aunts, two uncles; other relatives and friends. Services will be held Monday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Hart Funeral Service. Dr. C.R. Mosley will officiate, burial will be in Violet Hill Cemetery. An online memorial register is available at www.hartfuneralservice.com

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