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Dorothy M. Bliss

October 13, 1928 ~ August 5, 2018 (age 89)

Dorothy M. Bliss, age 89, of Douglas, Georgia passed away on Sunday August 5, 2018 at her residence following an extended illness. Mrs. Bliss was born on October 13, 1928 in Geneva, Florida the daughter of the late Calvin Alexander Oldham and Ellen Doane Oldham.

She was a homemaker and a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church where she served as a Sunday school teacher and was a treasurer for the United Methodist Women’s Group.

Mrs. Bliss was preceded in death by her husband, Vincent Howard Bliss.

Survivors include her son, Richard L. Henderson Sr. of Douglas, GA; sister, Lois Martin of WV; brother, David Oldham of Geneva, FL; twenty-four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday August 8, 2018 at 2:00pm at St. Mark United Methodist Church with Rev. Chris Calhoun officiating. Interment to follow at Satilla Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Wednesday afternoon from 1:00pm until the funeral hour at St. Mark United Methodist Church.

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Sims Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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