She was born on April 29, 1928 to Henry Story and Grace Story King. Dorothy was married to George “Tater” Lewis on March 27, 1945. They were married for 61 years.
Dorothy was the mother of 10 children: Georgia McCuan, Terry Lewis, Sylvia Ginger, Tommy Lewis, Richard Lewis, Keith Lewis, Tamara Watkins, Brian Lewis, Ryan Lewis and Eric Lewis.
She was of the Christian faith and was baptized into the RLDS church. In her later years, she attended Joppa Missionary Baptist Church in Joppa. Dorothy loved to bowl and was an avid hunter and fisherman
Dorothy is survived by her 10 children; and 11 siblings, Norris Story, Jerry Story, Frank King, Pete Story, Debbie Saylor, Irene Freeman, Peggy Vaughn, James King, Robert King, Ethel Harville and Margaret Black.
She was preceded in death by her husband; her father; her mother; four brothers, Moss Story, John D. Story, Harley Story and Carol Story; and one sister, Lula Belle Becker.
At her request, there was no funeral service held and a private memorial with immediate family will be held at a later date.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home of Metropolis was in charge of the arrangements.