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Dee Oglesby Obituary
Oglesby, Bessie Odelia "Dee" Gwyn (90), of 330 Sunset Drive S.E., Concord, NC, passed away Tuesday, December 19. She was born November 19, 1927 in Concord, NC, but lived most of her adult life in the Chicago area and taught in the Chicago Public Schools for over 20 years. Having a master's degree in Reading, she developed many unique teaching methods to inspire and enlighten her beloved students. Dee felt she learned as much from her students as they did from her. This was reflected in her book, "Teachah Don't Know Nothin". Dee was awarded the Kohl International Teaching Award in 1989. Her family welcome all to celebrate her life in a Memorial Service at Trinity United Church of Christ, 38 Church Street N.E., Concord, NC 28025 on Friday, January 5, 2018 at 4:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, Dee's family request donations be made to the Kohl Children's Museum in Glenview, IL (www.kohlchildrensmuseum.org), Trinity United Church of Christ in Concord, NC, or the .
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Jan. 2, 2018
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