Dorothy MacPherson, 83, Brazil, died at 9:25 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010, at her residence.
She was the daughter of A.L. and Elva Ross Fisher. She graduated from Brazil High School and received her B.S. and M.S. degrees from Indiana State University.
She was a career educator, having taught at Crawfordsville and Terre Haute schools. She was a 50-year member of Order of Eastern Star No. 80, a life member of the National Education Association, a member of the Indiana Retired Teachers Association, Delta Theta Tau, Delta Kappa Gamma, and a lifetime member of First Presbyterian Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband James A. MacPherson 2003, sisters Catherine (Kenneth) Munson, and Margaret Fisher, and niece Lois (Allen) Gregoire.
She is survived by niece Kay Munson, Ohio, and a small extended family.
Moore Funeral Home was chosen to provide funeral services. A private family funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 6, at Moore Funeral Home.
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