Dorothy Jean Riffle

Dorothy Jean Riffle, 80, of Cambridge, formerly of Parkersburg, passed away June 13, 2013, at the Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center in Cambridge, Ohio.

She was born in Gay, W.Va., May 3, 1933, a daughter of the late Charles Edward and Winnie Jane Board Rhodes. Dorothy owned and operated Jeanie’s Beauty Salon for 47 years and she was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church.

Surviving Dorothy are one son, Kenneth A. Riffle of Parkersburg; two sisters, Esther Holman of Lakeland, Fla., and Golda Preston of Parkersburg; one brother, Orland Rhodes (Patricia) of Cambridge; many nieces and nephews including a special niece, Mary Jane Rhodes-Ellis (Russell); and her special kitty, “Tinkie”. In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Junior Alfred Riffle; two brothers; five sisters; and two step-brothers.

A graveside service will be held at noon on Monday at Evergreen North Cemetery.

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