February 16, 1956
Mrs. Dora Belle Coltran, 90, who made her home at Peninsula Home for the Aged, died Thursday afternoon at Patrick Henry Hospital after an illness of several months.
Mrs. Coltran was a native of Guilford County, NC and had been a resident of the Peninsula for the past 40 years. She was a member of Trinity Methodist Church.
Survivors include one son, Norman L. Coltran, of Arlington; one daughter, Mrs. E. C. Ort of New York City; two sisters, Mrs. E. E. Trogdon, Spartanburg, SC and Mrs. Ada Allred of Charlotte, NC.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete.
February 18, 1956
Funeral services for Mrs. Dora Belle Coltran, 90, who died Thursday at Patrick Henry Hospital where she made her home, will be held at two this afternoon at Peninsula Funeral Home.
Officiating at the rites will be the Rev. Edwin S. Sheppe, pastor of Trinity Methodist Church, Newport News. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery, Greensboro, NC tomorrow.