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Dorothy E. (Bolitho) Makins

January 3, 1927 ~ September 6, 2019 (age 92)

Obituary

 

Dorothy E. Makins, age 92, of Jackson passed away Friday, September 6, 2019 at her home.

            She was born January 3, 1927, in Detroit, Michigan, daughter of John E. and Julia May Lynchard Bolitho.  She and Harold Edward Makins were married April 26, 1946, in Detroit.  He passed away May 2, 2014.

            Dorothy graduated from Northwestern High School in Detroit in 1945.  She and Harold moved from Detroit to Jackson in 1971.  When her health permitted, she was an active member of the Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 91, in Jackson.

            Loving survivors include a son, Daniel (Margaret) Makins of Jackson; a daughter, Judy (Kathy) Makins of Columbia, Missouri; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

            There will be a Celebration of Life from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, September 21, 2019 at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.

            Inurnment will be at a later date in Michigan.

The family suggests that contributions be made to Disabled American Veterans P.O. Box 4301 Cincinnati, Ohio 45250-0301

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Services

Celebration of Life
Saturday
September 21, 2019

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
McCombs Funeral Home, Inc.
DBA
McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center
640 West Independence
Jackson, MO 63755

Donations

DAV – Disabled American Veterans
P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati OH 45250-0301
Tel: 1-877-647-8387
Web: https://www.dav.org/methods-to-donate/

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