Weatherford Democrat

March 5, 2014

Dorothy Lou Curtis


Weatherford Democrat

— Dorothy Lou Curtis, 86, died Monday, March 3, 2014 in Weatherford.

Service is 2 p.m. Thursday, March 6, at South Main Church of Christ. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel.

Dorothy was born July 28, 1927, in Parker County to Andrew and Essie Green. Dorothy was a volunteer to youth at Weatherford Independent School District. She worked in the library, reading to students and allowing them to read to her. She spent most of her time at Sam Houston Elementary and Bill Wright Elementary schools. Dorothy was a proud homemaker, making a home for her husband Warren McCoy “Coy” and their two children.

Dorothy leaves behind her daughter, Sue Reed, and husband, Gary, of Saginaw; son-in-law, Snuffy Dowdy, of Fort Worth; granddaughter, Jennifer Booher and husband, Andy, of Kennedale; grandson, Mark Simmons and wife, Jeanette, of Gormon; grandsons, Shane Dowdy, of Whitesboro, and Kolt Dowdy and wife, Tandy, of Springtown; 13 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; brother, Bill Green and wife, Charlotte, of Fort Worth; sisters, Ruthie Detherage and husband, Carol, of Aledo, and Flo Davis, of Weatherford; brother, Carl Green and wife, Fern, of Aledo; sister-in-law, Betty Burkhalter and husband, Charles, of Weatherford; brother-in-law, Ted Curtis, of Weatherford; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Coy Curtis; daughter, Donna Kay Dowdy; parents, Andrew and Essie Green; and parent-in-laws, Warren and Katie Curtis.

Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel