Koons, Dorothy G.
Dorothy G. Koons, 95, of Salem, Missouri passed away on April 15, 2014 at the Stockhoff Nursing Home in Fredericktown, Missouri. She was born October 10, 1918 to the late Henry L. Higdon and Bessie M. (Walter) Higdon.
Dorothy was an active member of the Winkler Baptist Church until health permitted her to attend. She enjoyed to embroider, crochet, and go camping with her friends. She loved her family dearly and will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew her.
Dorothy is survived by her children, Catherine and husband, Jim of Fredericktown, Missouri, Shirley Cavender and husband, Bill of Salem, Missouri, Richard Holliday of Georgia; 10 grandchildren, many great and great- great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Remington Koons, daughter, Debra Davies, sister, Thelma Lasswell, and brother, George Higdon.
Funeral services for Dorothy G. Koons will be held 11:00 AM Friday, April 18, 2014 at the James & Gahr Chapel in Salem, Missouri with Pastor Charley Younger officiating. A visitation for family and friends will be held 6-8 PM Thursday, April 17, 2014. Interment will be held in the North Lawn Cemetery in Sal4em, Missouri.