Vanessa Dodd Twitty, 67, was born on October 11, 1953 in
Spartanburg County, South Carolina, and was a daughter of the late Herman Dodd, Sr. and Catherine Lyles Dodd.
Vanessa was a member of Brooklyn CME Church in Chesnee and an Eastern Star. She retired from Wise company after 25 years of service. She was a former Dispatcher and Logistics Manager for On Time Freight.
She drew people in with her humble, generous and selfless
character along with her warm smile. She was a mentor to children with a passion for caring for the elderly. Vanessa had the greatest love for her children, grandchildren, and family. Her influence will forever remain in the lives of all who were blessed to know her. Her legacy will live on.
Vanessa passed away Wednesday night, February 17, 2021 in her home. She was the widow of Alvin Billy K. Twitty, Sr.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her
parents and two sisters, Janice and Brenda Dodd.
She leaves to cherish loving memories: a son, Alvin Billy K. Twitty, Jr. of the home; two daughters, Shikesta McDowell (Travis) of Boiling Springs, SC and Alisa Twitty of Chesnee, SC; a brother, Herman Dodd, Jr. of Chesnee, SC; a sister, Rose Feaster (Anthony) of Greer, SC; six grandchildren, Quaderian S. Twitty, Jamaal Martin, Jaylin Martin, Javian Amad Ford, Kiden Shikesta Ford, and Andrew Jeremiah McDowell; tresured uncles, John Dodd and Horace Lyles; three great grandchildren; two god daughters, Tiffany Miller and Abrisha Scruggs; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
A Graveside Service will be held Sunday, 2:00 p.m., in Brooklyn C.M.E. Church with Rev. Dr. Timothy L. Hunter officiating.