Dorothy L. Linton, 80, Brazil, died at 3:20 p.m., Tuesday, May 6, 2008, at Holly Hill Healthcare, Brazil.
She was born Aug. 7, 1927, in Vigo County, as the daughter of Russell and Mary Evans Gallian.
She graduated from Staunton High School.
She married Everett Linton Sept. 23, 1949. He preceded her in death in September 1997.
Dorothy owned and operated Linton's Flower Shop and Greenhouse until her retirement.
She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Everett and sister Mary Jayne Gallian.
She is survived by daughter Roxanna Tisdale and husband Douglas, Brazil, brother Robert Gallian, Buena Vista, Calif., step-grandchildren Cindy McDonald and husband Richard and Doug Tisdale and fiancÚ Shawnee Steuerwald, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 10 a.m.-noon Friday, May 9, at Moore Funeral Home, with funeral services to be conducted at noon Friday with Richard Griffin officiating.
Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery.
Should friends so desire, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Clay County Humane Society, 8280 N. CR 125 W., Brazil, 47834.
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