MITCHELL – Julia F. Tow Dorsett, 81, Mitchell, passed away at 5:40 p.m. Wednesday, November 29, 2006, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.
Born May 14, 1925, in Martin County, she was the daughter of Ora and Margaret (Hardesty) Melvin.
She was former co-owner of Zeke’s Restaurant and Lounge and was a member of the VFW Auxiliary No. 9107.
Agatha Ramey, Bloomington
Anna L. “Sissi” Craig and husband, Mark, Mitchell
Julie Tow, Mitchell
William Keith Baker, Indianapolis
Verdene McNeel, Mitchell
Machel Turner and husband, Tony, Monrovia
Kari Kinder Terrell, Mitchell
Jae Tolbert, Mitchell
Kristopher Kinder, Mitchell
Michael Morin, Florida
several nieces and nephews
Her parents; four husbands, Tobe Baker, Harold Lee, Cletus “Zeke” Tow, and Lawrence “Cookie” Dorsett; sisters, Hazel Deibel, Velma Joan Melvin, and Helen Melvin; brothers, Ora O’Dell Melvin, Pearle Melvin, and Lowell Melvin; and a grandson, Danny Melton, preceded her in death.
Graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 4, at the Mitchell Cemetery with Pastor Allen Colwell officiating.
Friends may call from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.