Myra Dawn Doby
Myra Dawn Doby
  • July 22, 1953 - February 12, 2017
  • North Carolina

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Thomasville Dateline
Dawn Doby
Myra Dawn Doby, 63, resident of Thomasville, passed away Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 at Avante of Thomasville following a long illness.
A resident of this area all of her life, Dawn was born on July 22, 1953 in Davidson County to the late John and Dorothy Myers Doby. She was a graduate of Trinity High School, where she was the homecoming queen of 1971. She later earned her teaching degree and taught at Gray's Chapel Elementary for a number of years. Most of all, she loved her family and her dog Einstein.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Kevin Dean Doby.
Surviving are her brothers, Michael Doby and wife Dawn, Gary Doby, and Luke Doby; sister-in-law, Tammy Doby; step-mother, Carol Cox Doby; nieces, Whitney Swaim and husband Brett and Hannah Garrett and husband Andrew; nephews, Brian Doby and wife Deana and Ben Doby; great niece, Ellie Dean Garrett; and great nephews, Cameron Doby, Carston Doby, and Ryder Swaim.
A celebration of Dawn's life will be held at 5 pm Tuesday in the chapel of Thomasville Funeral Home, 18 Randolph Street. The family will greet friends immediately following the service.
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