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Dorothy Jean Cook Meriweather
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1942
Osceola
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA
Death: May 13, 2002
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA

Dorothy Jean (Cook) Meriweather (African-American)
Herald & Review (Decatur, Illinois)
May 17, 2002
Dorothy Jean Meriweather, 59, Decatur, died Monday (May 13, 2002).
Services: noon Monday, Main Street Church of the Living God. Visitation: one hour before services in the church. Burial: Greenwood Cemetery. Arrangements by: Walker Funeral Service and Chapel.

Dorothy Jean (Cook) Meriweather
Herald & Review (Decatur, Illinois)
May 18, 2002
Dorothy Jean Meriweather, 59, of Decatur died Monday (May 13, 2002) in her home.
Services will be noon Monday in the Church of Living God PGT Temple 4, with visitation one hour before services. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Walker Funeral Service and Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy was born Dec. 17, 1942, in Oceola, Ark., to the union of Herman and Eula Mae Cook. She united in holy matrimony with Albert Lee Meriweather March 11, 1957. He preceded her in death.
Dorothy leaves not to mourn but to cherish fond memories, her children, Wanda Meriweather, Tony Meriweather and Lee Albert Meriweather, all of Detroit, Mich.; Carmelita Meriweather of Decatur; brothers, James Cook, Gregory Cook, Kenneth Cook, Ricky Cook and Barry Cook, all of Decatur; sisters, Kimberly Cook of Decatur; Flossie Cook of Sacramento, Calif.; brother, Johnny Harper and wife Elevra of St. Louis, Mo.; grandchildren, Antonio, Taya, Colleen, Akisha, Cristy, Sannia, Tony, Reginald, Alqunn, Shalene, Shamika, Jamika, Toya, Gary Jr., Lee Albert Sr., Levanna, Ambreial, Atiba and Lesha; great-grandchildren, Joseph, Tayza, Aliyah, Atiba Jr., Kelly, Rodney, Alexus, Jeremy, Cordell, Tia, Nakia and MaKayla; three other sisters of Decatur; one sister and brother-in-law of Calif.; a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Gary Meriweather; brothers, Claude, Jessie and Andrew Cook; and sister, Pamela Cook.

 
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: The Meriwether Society, ...
Record added: Sep 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97543987
Dorothy Jean <i>Cook</i> Meriweather
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