Obituaries

Jeanne Ferguson
B: 1922-12-16
D: 2018-04-16
View Details
Ferguson, Jeanne
Floyde Thornburg
B: 1935-10-29
D: 2018-04-08
View Details
Thornburg, Floyde
Sharon Morrow
B: 1951-06-03
D: 2018-04-03
View Details
Morrow, Sharon
Joe Hightower
B: 1952-08-12
D: 2018-04-02
View Details
Hightower, Joe
April Gist
B: 1982-12-18
D: 2018-03-31
View Details
Gist, April
Edith McMillan
B: 1926-08-23
D: 2018-03-29
View Details
McMillan, Edith
Mary Williams
B: 1942-10-29
D: 2018-03-25
View Details
Williams, Mary
Marjorie Mestdagh
B: 1927-10-07
D: 2018-03-25
View Details
Mestdagh, Marjorie
Corinne Martin
B: 1929-02-05
D: 2018-03-19
View Details
Martin, Corinne
John Altman
B: 1937-12-30
D: 2018-03-17
View Details
Altman, John
Thomas Groezinger
B: 1954-04-20
D: 2018-03-05
View Details
Groezinger, Thomas
Larry Farr
B: 1944-11-18
D: 2018-03-03
View Details
Farr, Larry
Martha Murphy
B: 1943-02-17
D: 2018-02-27
View Details
Murphy, Martha
Major Brian Harrison (USAF Ret)
B: 1969-04-10
D: 2018-02-24
View Details
Harrison (USAF Ret), Major Brian
Retha Burnes
B: 1914-07-19
D: 2018-02-17
View Details
Burnes, Retha
Betty Doby
B: 1928-11-11
D: 2018-02-13
View Details
Doby, Betty
Leigh Ann Bell
B: 1974-03-06
D: 2018-02-09
View Details
Bell, Leigh Ann
Irene Stillwell
B: 1930-08-16
D: 2018-02-08
View Details
Stillwell, Irene
Andrew Ellis
B: 1982-07-29
D: 2018-02-05
View Details
Ellis, Andrew
H. Chaney
B: 1924-08-24
D: 2018-01-30
View Details
Chaney, H.
Joyce Barbee
B: 1930-03-22
D: 2018-01-25
View Details
Barbee, Joyce

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
242 Orange Street
ABILENE, TX 79601
Phone: 325-677-6246
Fax: 325-677-7321

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Dorothy Gleaton can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Dorothy Gleaton

Dorothy Gleaton, 94, of Abilene passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Services will be Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 10:30 A.M. in St. Paul United Methodist Church with Rev. Bill Libby officiating. Burial will be in Greenleaf Cemetery in Brownwood, Texas with Rev. David Medley officiating, under the direction of North’s Funeral Home 242, Orange Street.

Dorothy was born May 29, 1922 in Belton, Texas to John M. and Roby (Tatum) Ross.

Dorothy graduated in 1949 from Daniel Baker College of Southwestern University with a Bachelor’s Degree. She receives her master of education from McMurry University in 1955. She was a school teacher for twenty eight years, two years in Coleman, Texas and twenty six years in Abilene, Texas.
Dorothy was reared in Santa Anna, Texas. She married Nat Gleaton in Odessa, Texas on February 8, 1946.

Dorothy was a member of Abilene Woman’s Club, Teachers Associations, Retired Teachers Association of Texas and Abilene Independent School District retired teachers. She was also a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church since 1953 in Abilene.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brother.

She is survived by one son, Ross Gleaton and wife Connie of Albuquerque, New Mexico, One daughter DeLys Larson of Clearwater, Florida and four grandchildren Jeremy Larson, Tiffany Larson, Adriane Fergus and Cody Gleaton.

We would also like to thank Melissa Flores and her mother Barbara Gann for their amazing love and wonderful care of our mother over the past two years. We consider both of them part of family and love them both.

The family request in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to St. Paul United Methodist Church, 525 Beech, Abilene, Texas 79601 to the Memorial Funds for Outreach.

Online condolences may be made at www.northsfuneralhome.com
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos