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Dorothy Fay (Eldridge) Blake, 95, of Mooresville, went to be with the Lord on September 11, 2017. Dorothy was born to Hiram and Bertha (Caudill) Eldridge on December 21, 1921 in Bullfork, KY. Dorothy married Levi Byron Blake on June 2, 1947.
Dorothy was a member of Mars Hill Free Methodist Church. She always said, "My hope is to schedule 60% of my day to leave 40% for service to the Lord.
Dorothy is survived by three loving children; Bob (Beverly) Blake of Mooresville, Kenny (Maggie) Blake of Mooresville and Tam (Jeff) Schreiner of WI; loving daughter-in-law, Kathy Blake of Coatesville; 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a brother, Vencil Eldridge; sister-in-law, Stella Eldridge; and a brother-in-law, Paul Tranbarger. Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents; husband; and a son, Charlie Blake.
Family and friends may gather to pay their respects from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, September 15 and 9-10 a.m. on Saturday, September 16 in Jones Family Mortuary, Mooresville. There will be a celebration of life service at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 16, 2017 in Jones Family Mortuary. Dorothy will be laid to rest in Bryan Cemetery in Centerville, IN.
To send a message to the family or share a story about Dorothy, please visit: www.jonesfamilymortuary.com
Published on September 12, 2017
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