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Dorothy Marie Curtis Strayhorn
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1926
Collin County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 2011
Valley View
Cooke County
Texas, USA


VALLEY VIEW Funeral services for Dorothy Marie Strayhorn, 85, of Valley View are set for 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 28, 2011 at First Pentecostal Church in Gainesville with Gary Carter and Floyd G. Flowers, Jr. officiating.

Burial will follow at Burns Cemetery in Trenton.

Arrangements are under the direction of Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home.

Mrs. Strayhorn died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011.

Dorothy "Marie" Curtis was born Sept. 27, 1926 in Pike to George Washington and Alta Mae Roper Curtis.

On Oct. 28, 1944 at the age of 18, Marie married her true love August "Junior" Strayhorn in Bonham. Junior and Marie were married 62 wonderful years and built a home in Valley View. To this happy union seven children were born.

She is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Susann and David Jamison; daughter, Kathy McCullough; daughter and son-in-law, Georgie and Roy Seale; daughter and son-in-law, Virgie and Jeff Ransberger; daughter, Mary Frances Vanderford; son and daughter-in-law, Kenny and Sheila Strayhorn; 16 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; son Paul Ray Strayhorn; and son-in-law Danny McCullough.

The Gainesville Daily Register, Friday, November 25, 2011
Family links: 
  August Junior Strayhorn (1925 - 2006)
  Georgia May Strayhorn Seale (1952 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Burns Cemetery
Fannin County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Nov 26, 2011
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Dorothy Marie <i>Curtis</i> Strayhorn
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