Dorothy May Mingle "Miss Dottie", 80, died on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 in Chattanooga.She was born in Bristol, Tenn., to the late Mr and Mrs. William Harvey Richardson. She was the wife of the late Clarence Bill Mingle. The Mingle family resided in Chattanooga since 1968. They were members of Ridgedale Baptist Church, and Miss Dottie was a story teller and writer. She retired from the Chattanooga Bicentennial Library where she entertained the children for many years. She was active in the Marimont Garden Club. She is survived by her son, Michael (Carol) Mingle; and two grandsons, Benjamin (Jillian) Mingle, of Atlanta, Jacob Mingle, of West Palm Beach, Fla.; and sister, Ella Gibson, of Bristol, Va.; as well as several nieces and nephews.She was preceded in death by her brothers, Herman Richardson, James Richardson; and sister, Louise Hinchman. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Ridgedale Baptist Church in Chattanooga. Graveside services will be held at Weaver Cemetery at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, in Bristol, Tenn.Memorial contributions may be made to Ridgedale Baptist Church, 1831 Hickory Valley Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.Online condolences may be registered at www.Weaverfuneralhome.net.Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.