Dorothy Josephine Graham

Published 3:35 pm Thursday, August 22, 2019

Dorothy Josephine Graham, born July 12, 1932, died peacefully on August 18, 2019 in Nags Head. Dot grew up in Durham and moved to the Outer Banks in 1975 with her late husband Doug. They purchased the Dune Burger, which they successfully operated until 2013. She was predeceased by son Scott.

She is survived by children Robin Strocchia and Bob Howard of Bethesda, Md., Jimmy Graham, Mark Graham, Randy and Sandy Graham, Sherry and Steve Smalley, and Tanya Barkley Graham, all of Kill Devil Hills. She also leaves behind grandchildren Nicholas Strocchia and wife Emily, Matthew Strocchia, Chandler, Savannah and Graham Smalley, York Graham, and Brittany, Cristian and Skylar Graham.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made in her memory to Albemarle Hospice. A celebration of life is planned for a later date.

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Condolences to the family may be expressed via the online register at Gallop Funeral Services was entrusted with arrangements.