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Dorothy Lauree (Hobbs) Gill Sept. 19, 1919 - Dec. 25, 2019 WACO, TX Dorothy Lauree Hobbs Gill, 100, of Waco, TX and Del City, OK, passed away on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2019, in the company of her family. A Graveside Service will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30 at Arlington Memorial Gardens, Midwest City, OK, the Rev. Susan Ross officiating. A Memorial Service will be held 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2, at First United Methodist Church, 500 S. Madison St., McGregor, TX 76657, the Rev. Bo Blakey officiating. Friends and family are welcome at either service. Mrs. Gill was born Sept. 19, 1919, in Monticello, AR, the daughter of the late Albert Alonzo & Lillie Ora (Stephenson) Hobbs, and had four sisters and a brother. She was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening. She loved her extended family, especially her nieces and nephews. She was dear to many people whom she befriended with her gentle ways in her daily life. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, William Howard Gill; her siblings; and her granddaughter, Susan. She is survived by her son, Dennis and wife Opal Lee, of Los Alamos, NM; grandsons, John and wife Hilary and David and wife Lynn; and her great- grandchildren, Matthew, Nicholas, James, and Julie; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. The family wishes to express their sincere love and gratitude to their Lord Jesus for his kind mercy, Dr. Todd Blattman, the staff of Providence Hospice, and the kind caregiving of Claudia Cruz and Brandy Padgett. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial gifts to the Methodist Children's Home in Waco. Grace Gardens Funeral Home, 8220 Woodway Dr., Waco, TX, 254-741-0404, is in charge of both services.
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