Dorothy Curry(1931 - 2014)

Dorothy Geneva Curry

Dorothy Geneva Curry, 82, of Edgewater, formerly of Tallahassee, passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Halifax Health-Hospice of Volusia-Flagler.

She was born on August 27, 1931 in Nashville, Georgia to the late Jim and Sara Sylvania Spradley Conger. She was a retired licensed practical nurse with Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare, was a faithful member at Christian Life Fellowship, where she was an Honorary Deaconess. She enjoyed crocheting and loved her Lord and Savior.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Edward Dewitt Curry, Sr.; children, Larry Wayne Johnson (Carolyn), Hayward Melvin Johnson (Viccie), James Aaron Johnson (Tameca), Charles William Johnson (Judy), Edward Dewitt Curry, Jr., (Tina), Beverly Ann Wessinger, Shirley (Rex) Kimbrough, Bonnie Smith, Luther Edward "Buddy" Curry, Kathy (Tim) Dickerson, Judy (Dave) Spencer; a multitude of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Sara (Buddy) Luke.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Hayward Johnson; son, Milton Johnson, and several brothers and sisters.

The funeral is 3:00 PM Monday, April 28, 2014 at Christian Life Fellowship, with entombment following at Tallahassee Memory Gardens. Pastor Tom Tryon from Harvest Chapel Church will officiate the funeral. The visitation is at Abbey Funeral Home from 2:00 until 4:00 PM Sunday, April 27, 2014.

Donations may be made to a hospice of your choice. The online guestbook is at


Funeral Home

Abbey Funeral Home and Tallahassee Memory Gardens - Tallahassee
4037 North Monroe Street Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 562-1518

Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Apr. 27, 2014