Dorothy Mae Royal, 86, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021, at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Medical. Mrs. Royal was born May 5, 1934, in Wilkes County to James T. and Lura Belle Brown Hall. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Russell Glen Royal; brothers, Steve Howard Hall and Robert Lewis Hall.
Mrs. Royal is survived by her son, James Howard Royal of North Wilkesboro; grandson, Jeffrey Glen Royal of North Wilkesboro; sister, Anna H. Dancy; brothers, Jerry L. Hall, Walter O. Hall, Larry W. Hall; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021, at Miller Funeral Chapel with Rev. Wayne Barker and Rev. Wiley Boggs officiating. Burial will follow in North Wilkesboro City Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn., 38105-9956. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller