News Death Notice

MCQUAY-KILGORE, Dessie Lee 87, of Dayton, was called home to claim her wings on Thursday, April 25, 2013. She was born September 15, 1926 in Lake Village, AR. She is preceded in death by her loving parents, Tally Kilgore and Leona Kilgore; sisters, Verlene Kilgore and Augustine Kilgore; brothers, Levelle, Levester, David Jr., and Otis Kilgore. She leaves to cherish her loving memories; her loyal sisters, Ruth Ford, Earthalene Scott, Daisy Morgan, Ruthie Lee Mason, and Sallie Mae Ballard; daughters, Dessie Mae Ricks (Rick), Rose M. Dickerson, Dorathy Johnson (Larry), Beadie M. Turner (John), Doris Beasley (Robert), Mary Smith, Gassie McQuay, Louevinar McQuay and Deatra Chappell (Sean); sons, James Evans (Mary), Bobby, Darryl, R.J., Lennon and Clinton McQuay, and Anthony Dickerson, and a host of grandchildren, great, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral service 11:00 A.M., FRIDAY, May 3, 2013 at CHURCH OF CHRIST DISCIPLES,4711 Blueberry Ave., with Pastor Beadie M. Turner, officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service. Interment: Woodland Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Thomas Funeral Home, 4520 Salem Ave. On line condolences may also be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

Thomas Funeral Home
4520 Salem Avenue  Trotwood, OH 45416

Published in Dayton Daily News on May 2, 2013