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Beatty Funeral Home Washington
Sunday March 8th, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Beatty Funeral Home Washington
Monday March 9th, 2020

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Dorothy Moorer

Dorothy Gloria Dean Moorer, 71, of Washington died Tuesday, March 4, 2020 at the Iowa City Rehab and Health Care Center. Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Monday, March 9, 2020 at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington. Visitation will be from 2:00-4:00 PM Sunday, March 8, 2020 at the Funeral Home. Dorothy’s body will be cremated after the service.

Dorothy Moorer was born April 25, 1948 in Ripley, Tennessee, the daughter of Johnny and Ora B. Moorer. Dorothy attended public schools in Lauderdale County and was most recently employed at EPC in Kalona. She married Johnny Shaw at a young age and had four children. Dorothy was a loving, caring person who enjoyed yard sales and cooking.

Dorothy is survived by her children; Patricia Shaw of Chicago, IL, Johnny Shaw Jr of IL, Ernest Shaw, of Washington, IA, siblings; James (Mary) Moorer of Carmel, IN, Jacqueline Garner of Rossville, TN; Joyce (Larry) Walton of Memphis, TN, Shelia (Ray) Maclin of Memphis, TN, Ethel Spivey of Ripley, TN, 9 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews and her dog Todo.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, step-father George Peete, son Rickey Shaw, siblings; Johnny Moorer, Bobby Moorer, Lee Moorer and Vassella Moorer.

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My darling sister Dorothy, I can't believe that you left me so soon. You were the greatest sister anyone could have. The memories of you and our almost daily phone talks, I will cherish in my heart forever. Your earthly pain and suffering has now ended and now you can be at rest in the bosom of the Lord. Love always from your sister.

Dr. Ethel Spivey Mar 7 2020 12:00 AM

You will always be in my heart love you too pieces!! We had are ups and downs but you always loved me like daughter in-law you were the best!! Love you little mamma

Amanda Pickering Mar 4 2020 12:00 AM

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Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.Shelby County Schools Library Services

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