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Dorothy Mildred Bloom passed away Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at her residence. Dorothy wished her body be donated to medical science and research. A celebration of Dorothyâ€™s life will be at the Spring Creek Fellowship Church in Big Spring, Texas, Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, at 3 p.m. Floral tributes may be sent to Dorothyâ€™s family home at 1902 Goliad, and friends and other family are welcome and encouraged to gather there and visit as well.
Dorothy was born to Walter and Mildred Douglass on Aug. 12, 1946, in California and moved to Texas as a young girl. She grew up and attended school and spent most of her life in Big Spring. She worked at Goliad cafeteria, managed Rip Griffin Subway, and was most recently employed at Star-tek before retiring due to ill health. She was a Christian.
Dorothy is survived by her mother, Mildred Douglass of Big Spring, five daughters Teresa Hambrick and partner Leah Huey of Sherman, Texas, Donna Cox of Florida, Glenna and Tracy Deverell of Hinton, Okla., Angie Digby of Big Spring and Cyndi Wrye also of Big Spring; one sister Dee Payne of Amarillo, Texas; and one brother Paul Douglass of Fort Worth, Texas;12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, cousins. She was preceded in death by her father, Walter Douglass, four brothers, Neal Woods, Wayne Woods, Charles Douglass, and Michael Douglass, and one grandson. The family thank Home Hospice for their love and care of Dorothy through the duration of her illness. Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Please pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com