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Tyler Memorial Funeral Home - Cemetery and Mausoleum

12053 State Highway 64 West, Tyler, TX

OBITUARY

Dorothy Johnson

September 20, 1920May 20, 2020

Dorothy Louise Johnson, age 99, of Tyler, Texas passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Dorothy was born Monday, September 20, 1920 in Tyler, Texas to Samuel and Annie Hart.

Dorothy was a beloved housewife, mother and friend to many. She loved the color blue and the beauty in birds. During World War ll, Dorothy went on a blind date with John Lloyd Lowdermilk, which led to their marriage on Wednesday, July 4, 1945. While their children were growing up, church was a big part of their lives. Sadly, John passed away in 1971. She then remarried in 1978 to Everett Rufus Johnson. Dorothy lived a long, fulfilled life that she loved.

Dorothy is survived by her children Marla Spencer, Margaret (Joe) Rouvaldt, Tim Lowdermilk and Sally York; 14 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents Samuel Claude Hart and Annie Ethel Sain Hart; son John Lowdermilk Jr; brother Bill Hart, Claude Hart, and Bobby Hart; and sister Peggy Boone.

A time of visitation for Dorothy will be held Friday, May 22, 2020 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Tyler Memorial Funeral Home. A celebration of Dorothy's life will occur Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 1 p.m., following the graveside service at 2:00 p.m. at Tyler Memorial Cemetery, 12053 State Highway 64 W, Tyler, Texas 75704.

Services

  • A Time of Visitation

    Friday, May 22, 2020

  • A Celebration of Dorothy's Life

    Saturday, May 23, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Saturday, May 23, 2020

Memories

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Amy York

May 22, 2020

Memaw has always been a real Blessing to me.
She told me that she loves Jesus and likes Angels too. Now she is not here and sadly missed!
Very Thankful I am to know that she has her Angel wings now. She will always be in prayers and in our hearts she will remain. My Wonderful Memaw. A ❤of gold.
Blessed are the family and friends who knew her and knew how how great she really is/was.

Sally York

May 22, 2020

MOM , YOU will be in my heart forever !! What a celebration you are having in Heaven. Love You, Sally

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

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