Dorothy Burkhart ‘Dot’ Peacock

Sep 26, 2013

WINSTON-SALEM — Dorothy Burkhart “Dot” Peacock, 93, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at Arbor Acres in Winston-Salem. A memorial celebration of Dot’s life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, in the fellowship hall at Arbor Acres, 1244 Arbor Road, Winston-Salem.

Dorothy is survived by daughters, Anne Peacock Coltrane (Joe) of Kernersville and Genie Peacock Leonard (Steve) of Washington, D.C.; daughter-in-law, Nancy C. Peacock of Charlotte; grandchildren, Lee Coltrane, Davis Peacock, Beth Lange (Jack), Kathryn Snead (Nate), Jordan Millner, Joe Leonard and Adam Leonard; one great-granddaughter, Sydney Coltrane, and one brother, Jon Burkhart of Winston-Salem.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, H. Eugene (Gene) Peacock, who had been a Methodist minister in the Alabama-West Florida and the Western North Carolina Conferences of the United Methodist Church; and by her son, Harold (Hal) Peacock, who was also a minister in the Western North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church.

Memorials may be sent to Arbor Acres, 1240 Arbor Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104 (checks made out to Arbor Acres with “In memory of Dorothy Peacock” on the memo line); and to Centenary United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 658, Winston-Salem, NC 27102 (checks made out to Centenary UMC with “Music and the Arts in memory of Dorothy Peacock” on the memo line). Online condolences and an expanded obituary may be accessed at