Dorothy was born in Blackton, Arkansas to William Horace Braden and Ermalene Johnson Braden, which preceded her in death. She was preceded in death by her brother Eddie Braden. She was joined in holy matrimony to Lafayette Coleman, Jr in 1963. They later divorced, he also preceded her in death. Dorothy received Christ early in life and lived for the Lord the rest of her life. She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Denotra Coleman of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Anthony Coleman of Vinita, Oklahoma, Tanisha Coleman of Stella, Missouri, her siblings: Odis Braden of Gibson Station, Oklahoma, Ardell (Audrey) of Taft, Oklahoma, Veodis (Wanda) of Coweta, Oklahoma, Nathaniel Braden of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Eugene Braden of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Aretha Braden Hildreth of Vinita, Oklahoma, and Ethel Braden Brooks of Coweta, Oklahoma. Dorothy has eleven grandchildren, four great grandchildren and one aunt: Dorthene Smith, one uncle: Eugene Johnson and a special son: Kerry Johnson. Along with a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends. Dorothy never met a stranger.Services will be held Saturday, February 24, 2018 at New Testament Revival Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma at 2:00 p.m.Visitation will be held Friday, February 23, 2018 at Butler-Stumpff Funeral Home from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.