- February 6, 1925 - February 14, 2017
- Tampa, Florida
of Dorothy's Passing
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Garden Of Memories
Dorothy Mae (Jordan) Speer born February 6, 1925 in Newton, Texas died February 14, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. Dorothy was the second daughter of Riley Thomas and Lillie May Jordan. Dorothy left Texas to start he journey in life, but Texas never left her. She was married for 59 years to James Speer who preceded her in death. Survivors include 5 of her children; Reta, Anita, Ervil, Cynthia, Gerald and his wife Enerie. There are 10 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren. Her gentle kind and loving spirit was observed and recognized by not only her family, but also by those who became acquainted with her. Dorothy was an accomplished artist and an author of the book: Echos.
Funeral Service will be at 9:30am on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 with a visitation 30 minutes prior at Garden of Memories Funeral Home.
Arrangements are under the care of Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4207 E. Lake Ave. Tampa, FL 33610, (813) 626-3161, www.gardenofmemoriestampa.com