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Dorothy S. Piper entered into eternal rest on Sunday, August 4, 2019. Daughter of the late Lucius Sterling and Bessie Callahan. Wife of the late Ernest Piper Sr. Mother of Gwendolyn Piper-Turner (Willie), Elvera Walter, Nathan Sterling Sr. (Lynette), Ike Sterling Sr., Julius Sterling, David Sterling (Joy), Emelda Sterling and the late Sylvester Sterling, Ernest Piper III, Jerome Piper, Lois Piper and Allen Piper. Sister of the late George E. Sterling and Margaret Hill. She is also survived by a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, and a host of relatives and friends.
Relatives and friends of the family, also Pastors, Officers and members of St. Bernard Community Baptist Church, Pentecost Baptist Church, The Asia Baptist Church and Ephesian Baptist Church; also employees of Hotel Dieu Hospital and St. Bernard Community/Pilotland are invited to the attend the funeral service at 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at St. Bernard Community Church, 3938 St. Bernard Ave. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM. Interment: Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Arrangements by D.W. Rhodes Home. Please visit to share online condolences.