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Carolyn Buffaloe Dorr


1933 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
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Carolyn Buffaloe Dorr

Memphis, TN

Carolyn Buffaloe Dorr, 83, of Memphis, died February 7, 2017. She was born August 7, 1933 in Memphis, TN to Earl and Margaret Buffaloe. Carolyn attended the University of Alabama and earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Mississippi. She was a member of Pi Beta Phi. Later, she earned two Master degrees from Austin Peay State University and her Doctorate from Vanderbilt University. Dr. Dorr was the Media Specialist at Greenwood Junior High School and worked with Horace Mann Insurance Company for many years. Carolyn was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church in Memphis. She enjoyed watching her Alabama football team; traveling to New Orleans; antiquing and playing bridge. Carolyn is survived by her children, Margaret Dorr Henderson (Michael Paul) and William Meriwether Dorr, III. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 4 at 12:00 pm at St. John's Episcopal Church, 3245 Central Avenue, Memphis, TN. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to The Humane Society of Memphis.
Published in The Commercial Appeal from Feb. 26 to Mar. 1, 2017
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