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 Dorothy Jean <I>Horton</I> Blevins

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Dorothy Jean Horton Blevins

  • Birth 4 Feb 1933 East Saint Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 3 Aug 2009 Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
  • Burial Fairview Heights, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 43180142

Dorothy Jean Blevins
(February 4, 1933 - August 3, 2009)

of Phoenix, Arizona,
born February 4, 1933, in East St. Louis, Illinois,
died Monday, August 3, 2009 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Mrs. Blevins was a respiratory therapist and worked at Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO and Queens Hospital, Honolulu, HI, before she retired.

She was preceded in death by:
her husband, Ruben Richard Blevins, Jr.;
a daughter, Mary Catherine Blevins; and
her parents, Gerold and Hazel, nee Harrison, Horton.

Surviving are:
Richard (Bev) Blevins, III of Sauget, IL,
Gerold Blevins and James Blevins,
both of Little Rock, AR;
Sharon Perez of Phoenix, AZ, and
Wesley (Pamela) Blevins of Sauget, IL;
two sisters,
Geraldine "Geri" Zeimetz and
Barbara (Keith, Sr.) Howard, both of Cahokia, IL;
nine grandchildren and two great grandsons;

she was a dear siter-in-law, aunt, cousin, and friend.

At Mrs. Blevins request, her body was cremated. A Memorial Service was held at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, August 16, 2009, at Braun Colonial Funeral Home, Cahokia, Illinois with Gordon Jantz officiating.

A private burial will be held at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Illinois at a later date.





  • Created by: Michael Stephen Jackson
  • Added: 16 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43180142
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Jean Horton Blevins (4 Feb 1933–3 Aug 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43180142, citing Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Michael Stephen Jackson (contributor 46629610) .