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 Dorothy Jean <I>Motley</I> DeVore

Dorothy Jean Motley DeVore

Washington, Washington County, Iowa, USA
Death 8 Jul 1999 (aged 70)
Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Plot T, 0, 285
Memorial ID 578236 · View Source
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Davenport - Services for Dorothy Jean DeVore, of Davenport, will be 10 a.m. Monday at Cunnick-Collins Mortuary, Davenport. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal. Visitation is 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary.

Mrs. DeVore died Thursday, July 8, 1999, at Genesis Medical Center-West Campus, Davenport.

Dorothy was co-owner of Central Sweeper, Davenport, for 27 years. She retired in 1994.

Dorothy Jean Motley was born June 5, 1929, in Washington, Iowa, to Arthur and Eleanor (Welcher) Motley. She married Charles Franklin DeVore on May 1, 1948, in Davenport. He died Oct. 11, 1997. Memorials may be made to the family.

Survivors include daughters, Michele McDonald and her husband Walt, Davenport, and Karen Prior and her husband Gary, Center Point, Iowa; sons, Donald DeVore and his wife Theresa, Davenport, and Jay DeVore and his wife Sandy, Davenport; grandchildren, Don Jr., Christopher, Steven, Jacob, Chelsea, Kelly and Travis; great-grandchildren, Christopher Jr. , Corbin, Abigail, Meghan and Chanler; and a brother, Kenneth "Buck" Motley, Bettendorf. She also was preceded in death by her parents, a sister and a brother.
(Quad-City Times, July 10, 1999)

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  • Maintained by: Paul Mack
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 578236
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Jean Motley DeVore (5 Jun 1929–8 Jul 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 578236, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Paul Mack (contributor 47145486) .