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Dortha "Dot" Gwinn

Monday, November 26, 2007

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Dortha "Dot" Gwinn, 46, Carbon, passed away Nov. 23, 2007, at Methodist Hospital due to injuries sustained during a traffic accident.

Born Jan. 27, 1961, in Hinton, W. Va., she was the daughter of Millard F. Gwinn and Lena H. Collins (Okulovich).

Dotty worked for the Lear Corp., Heartland Automotive and Wal-Mart Distribution in Greencastle for several years, provided full-time daycare for her grandchildren in the past few years, but most recently, she drove a truck with her fiancÚ for Express One.

She enjoyed sewing and quilting as well as playing Bingo, singing Karaoke, collecting angels, and spending time with her family and grandchildren.

She was truly an inspiration and angel to all who knew her. She took great care and pride into being "Momall" in recent years to her grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents Millard F. Gwinn and Lena H. Collins; brother Millard F. Gwinn Jr., and grandson Griffin Adkins.

Survivors include friend and fiancÚ Ed Miller; daughter Amy Hardey and husband Chris, Brazil, and Nicky Adkins and fiancÚ Scott Murphy, Indianapolis; step-son Richard Miller, and step-daughter Janeen Miller, both of Brazil; grandchildren, Kamryn, Devon, Britnee, and Lexi Hardey; step-grandchildren Austin Hall, Davon Turner and Braden Miller; brother Buck Gwinn and wife Sherry, Sam Gwinn, both of Indianapolis, Steven Gwinn and Del Gwinn, both of Brazil; sisters Sandy Eaglin and husband Harry, Reelsville, and Caroline Knauer and Larry Wright, Brazil.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, 2007, at Lawson-Miller Chapel with Pastor Tony Alstott officiating. Burial will follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Wednesday from 4-8 p.m., and again Thursday from 7:30 a.m. until time of services.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the families' trust at First Financial Bank. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory.