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Dorothy "Dot" Mordecai Howlett
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1915
Lamar County
Alabama, USA
Death: May 30, 2013
Whitney
Hill County
Texas, USA

September 15, 1915 - May 30, 2013

Dorothy M. Howlett, 97, passed away on May 30, 2013, at Park Plaza Nursing Home in Whitney, Texas. Services for Mrs. Howlett will be held at a later date.

Dorothy was born in Lamar County, Alabama, to Frank S. Mordecai and Arrie C. Mordecai. On June 3, 1933, she married Louis Felton May and he preceded her in death on October 3, 1961. She married Henry K. Howlett on September 18, 1965 and he preceded her in death on May 13, 1981.

She worked in an automotive factory and was also a homemaker. Dorothy was a charter member of NARFE, Chapter 1984, in Jacksonville, Florida. A person of many varied interests, she enjoyed gospel singing, gardening, square dancing, sewing her square dance dresses, traveling, wearing hats, laughing and the color "red". She was a member of Murray Hill United Methodist Church in Jacksonville, Florida.

She is preceded in death by her parents; daughters, Dorothy Louis May in 1934 and Shirley Ann Belcher in 1994; three sisters and three brothers.

She is survived by 2 sisters, a grandson, a great-granddaughter, 7 nieces & 11 nephews.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Franklin Selmer Mordecai (1888 - 1978)
  Arrie Camille Ridgeway Mordecai (1893 - 1989)
 
 Spouses:
  Felton May (1914 - 1961)
  Henry Kalman Howlett (1914 - 1981)
 
 Children:
  Dorothy Louise May (1934 - 1934)*
  Shirley Ann May Belcher (1942 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marshall O'Connor Mordecai (1910 - 1986)*
  Eva Myrtle Mordecai Richards (1911 - 1988)*
  Rudolph Mordecai (1914 - 1961)*
  Dorothy Mordecai Howlett (1915 - 2013)
  Virginia Mordecai Sodolak (1921 - 2004)*
  Charlie Marion Mordecai (1926 - 1987)*
  Jo Fern Mordecai Jordan (1930 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Memorial Park
Jacksonville
Duval County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: PlanoCJ
Record added: Jun 06, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111895111
Dorothy Dot <i>Mordecai</i> Howlett
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Dorothy Dot <i>Mordecai</i> Howlett
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Dorothy Dot <i>Mordecai</i> Howlett
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Gone but never forgotten Great Aunt Dot.
- PlanoCJ
 Added: Jun. 6, 2013
 
 
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