Welcome to the memorial page for

Dorothy McAlhaney

January 14, 1926 ~ July 26, 2017 (age 91)

Obituary Image

Mrs. Dorothy DeLoach McAlhaney, 91, of Varnville, passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at Hampton Regional Medical Center.  She was the widow of the late Quillie McAlhaney.


Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Friday, July 28, 2017 at Hopewell Baptist Church, 6404 Hopewell Road, Hampton.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery.


Born January 14, 1926 in Varnville, she was a daughter of the late Devie DeLoach and Nettie Crosby DeLoach.  Mrs. McAlhaney was a retired seamstress having worked in many dress plants for over 40 years.  She loved sewing and continued making things long after her retirement.  She was a volunteer for many years at Hampton Regional Medical Center, loved working in her yard and with her flowers, and enjoyed being a part of her senior citizen groups.  She was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church.


Surviving are: her children, Perry McAlhaney of Varnville, Hiram McAlhaney of Early Branch, and Marsha Stanley of Varnville; grandchildren, Timothy Stanley, Jeramie Stanley, Greg McAlhaney, Sandy Thompson, Courtney Lasota, Jacob McAlhaney, and Ethan McAlhaney; and 6 great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her sisters, Irene Dewitt, Alene Peeples, and Edna DeLoach.


Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to: Hopewell Baptist Church, 6404 Hopewell Road, Hampton, SC 29924.


The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 until 8 o’clock at THE BRICE W. HERNDON AND SONS FUNERAL HOMES AND CREMATORY, VARNVILLE – HAMPTON CHAPEL, 1074 Yemassee Highway, Varnville, 803.943.5016.  Visit the guestbook online at: . 

 Service Information

July 27, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Homes and Crematory, Varnville-Hampton Chapel
1074 Yemassee Highway
Varnville, SC 29944

Funeral Service
July 28, 2017

11:00 AM
Hopewell Baptist Church-Hampton
6404 Hopewell Road
Hampton, SC 29944

© 2018 Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS