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Dorothy L. Gregory

Dorothy L. Gregory, 88, of Oberlin, passed away at Allen Mercy Hospital on Friday, December 22 2017. She was born in Barbourville, Kentucky on July 8 1929.

Dorothy worked in Housekeeping for the Oberlin Inn for 17 years, retiring in 1983. She was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Oberlin, Sister of Wisdom and served on the Usher and Missionary Boards. She was a Den Mother for the Boy Scouts and was an avid sports fan. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her five children, Michael Gregory, Carolyn Thomas, Mary Katherine Jones, Linda Gregory and

Imogene Johnson; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; brother, Ed White, Jr. and a host of nieces and nephews.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Royal Gregory; parents, Edward and Mayme Gregory, Sr.; daughter, Sandra Gregory; sister, Mary Gregory and brothers, Charles, Samuael and Kenneth White.

Visitation will be from 10 A.M. until services at 11 A.M., Friday, January 5, 2018 at the Cowling Funeral Home in Oberlin with The Reverend Fred L. Bell officiating. Burial will follow in New Russia Twp. Cemetery.

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