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Dorothy Mozelle Dallas Smith, 94, passed away peacefully in her home in Plainview on Friday morning on May 27, 2016. She was one-week shy of her 95th birthday. Funeral Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, May 30, 2016 at the Main Street Church of Christ in Lockney. Burial will follow at the Lockney Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m, May 29, 2016. at Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Lockney. Arrangements are under the care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Lockney.

Dorothy was born June 3, 1921 in Baird, Texas and she grew up in Tulia, graduating from THS in 1939. She was a graduate of Lippert's Business College in Plainview and was the assistant manager of Swisher Rural Electric Co-op for many years. On March 23, 1953, she married Bryan Smith of Lockney where they farmed and raised their family in the Sterling community. After retirement, they moved to Plainview in 1991.

Dorothy was active in her church and community, teaching children's Bible classes for many years. She served as president of the PTA, president of El Progresso Study Club, and active member of the Lockney Band Boosters. Her greatest joy in life, however, was caring for her family.

She was preceded in life by her husband; Bryan in 2004.

Dorothy is survived by her son; Dan Smith and his wife, Reeda Cay of Lockney, and her daughter; Marilyn White and her husband, Charles of Boston, MA. She has four granddaughters, Tikka Walters, Michelle Smith, Rebekah White, and Abigail White as well as three great granddaughters. She also has many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews, and her long time caregiver, Suzi Cornet. She was the last surviving sibling of her eight brothers and sisters. She will be missed by many other relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to High Plains Children's Home-11461 S. Western St, Amarillo, TX 79118 or a Charity of your choice.