New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | December 8, 2019

Dorothy Bailey Pomeroy


Dorothy Bailey Pomeroy, 84, of New Kent, VA, passed away Monday, Nov. 26, 2018.

Dorothy loved spending time with her family watching Notre Dame, Navy, and Penn State playing college football.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, George Pomeroy; her infant son, Stephen Pomeroy; parents, John and Jennie Bailey; and nine siblings.

She is survived by her daughter, Anne Phillips (Alan); and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Following cremation, a graveside service will be held on Friday, Dec. 7, 1 p.m. at Olivet Presbyterian Church Cemetery, 5700 Olivet Church Road, Providence Forge, VA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Providence Forge Presbyterian Church building fund, P.O. Box 239, Providence Forge, VA, 23140.

Vincent Funeral Home, Providence Forge chapel, is handling the arrangements. Tributes can be posted at