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Tuesday, September 2, 2003

Mary Louise Dobbins Bull, 83, of Andalusia, Ala., formerly of Brazil, died Friday, Aug. 29, in the Andalusia Hospital.

Born in Brazil on April 26, 1921, her parents were Ora Dobbins and Louise Portemont Dobbins.

Mrs. Bull was a retired legal secretary and had made her home in Andalusia for the past several years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, William Bull, one brother, John Dobbins and three cousins, Betty J. Portemont Harper, John Portemont Jr. and Kathleen Portemont Bush.

Surviving are two nieces, Jacquelyn Galke, Columbia, Md., and Karla Kaye Robinson, Detroit, Mich., one nephew, John Dobbins, Detroit, and two cousins, Bill Portemont, Phillipsburg, Ohio, an Mary Louise Portemont LeMay, Andalusia.

The deceased's requests were that there would be no visitation or funeral services. Her remains are being returned to Brazil for burial on the Portemont lot in Cottage Hill Cemetery.

Miller Memorial Chapel is in charge of the local arrangements.