Dorothy L. Farlow

Dorothy L. Farlow

printed 05/17/2019


Dorothy L. Farlow, age 94, of Willards, died Saturday, May 4, 2019 at home.

Dorothy was born in Stockton and was the daughter of the late Fred and Aleine (Smack) Wilkerson.

She was a homemaker, poultry grower and seamstress. She was a member of Zion United Methodist Church in Bishopville and Eden United Church in Willards and the Willards Lion Club.

She is survived by a daughter, Shirley A. Collins and husband, Bill, of Bishopville; a son, Elmer C. “Bunky” Gray and wife, Mary, of Bishopville; a step-daughter, Jan E. Warren and husband, Steve, of Willards; five grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren and her special companion, “Puff.”

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Elmer “Bunk” Gray, in 1977 and her second husband, James Farlow, in 2009; two brothers, Dalton Wilkerson and Jimmy Wilkerson; and a sister, Louise Bozman.

A funeral service was held on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at Bishop-Hastings Funeral Home in Selbyville. Burial was in Bishopville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to: Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, Maryland 21802, or Eden United Methodist Church, C/O Margaret White, P.O. Box 102, Willards, Maryland 21874.

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