CONOVER Dorothy "Dot" Carolyn Brady Workman, 87, of Conover, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at Carolina Caring in Newton. She was born June 17, 1932, in Catawba County, the daughter of the late Leslie Marvin Brady and Ora Ethel Hoke Brady. Dot was a lifelong and faithful member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Conover. She retired from Jackson Buff, where she had worked as a customer service representative. An avid bridge player, Dot enjoyed playing the piano and was extremely devoted to her family, especially to her husband, children and grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Leslie Brady; and two sisters, Mable Brady and Sudie B. Yount. Survivors include her loving husband of 64 years, Willard Lee Workman of Conover; daughter, Ellen Workman of Conover; son, David Workman and wife, Tracy, of Conover; grandchildren, Brady Workman and wife, Emily, Leah Workman; sister-in-law, Evelyn E. Brady of Newton; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 13, at St. John's Lutheran Church, with the Revs. Scott Johnson and Anton Lagoutine officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Condolences may be sent to the Workman family at www.drumfh-conover.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to St. John's Lutheran Church, 2126 St. John's Church Rd., Conover, NC 28613; or to Carolina Caring, 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, NC, 28658. The Workman family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Conover.

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