Dorothy Kuhn

Dorothy Jackson Kuhn, 82, formerly of Wellsburg, WV, died Sunday, February 21, 2021.

Born January 16, 1939 in Cherokee Co., SC to the late Paul and Hiley (McGinnis) Jackson. She was preceded in death by her husband, George C. Kuhn, DDS; and sisters, Barbara Martin and Linda Parris (Wayne).

Dorothy completed degrees in education and library sciences at Gardner Webb Junior College and Appalachian State Teacher’s College. She subsequently received a master’s degree from West Virginia University. She worked as a librarian in public education for many years and before retiring from Brooke County Schools in Wellsburg, WV after 25 years. She enjoyed reading and her annual vegetable gardens.

She is survived by her three children, George Kuhn (Brenda) of Woodbridge, VA, Jennifer Kuhn M.D. of Hagerstown, MD, and Jonathan Kuhn (Christine) of Bryn Mawr, PA; six grandchildren; sister, Judy Shields (Daniel) of Chesnee, SC; brother-in-law, Harold Martin of Gaffney, SC; and many nieces and nephews.

A private graveside service will be held Saturday, March 6, 2021 at State Line Baptist Church Cemetery, Gaffney, SC for family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Meritus Healthcare Foundation, 11116 Medical Campus Road, Suite 3977, Hagerstown, MD 21742.