Dorothy Barnes-Maddox
1940 - 2020
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Dorothy Mae Barnes-Maddox "Dot" born January 7, 1940, in Hermanville, Mississippi to Willie and Geraldine Barnes, passed away on Thursday, April 23 in Burnham, IL. She was married to Willis Harvey and later, Dorothy fell in love and married Mr. George Maddox, her life partner. She and George owned a business, a restaurant named "Dot's. Dorothy was a deaconess at New Nazareth Baptist Church, by Rev. Willie V. Nichols. Later, she joined New Friendship Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Royce F. Thompson Sr. Dorothy served the Mother's Ministry, until her health started to fail. Dot leaves to cherish her loving memories brother Craig Barnes of Hammond, IN; 2 sisters Willa (Clarence) Wallace, of Chicago, IL; Emma Howell of Charlotte , NC; aunt Jannie Ruth Blake of Maywood, IL; step daughter Diane Bradford of Atlanta, GA; Godson Anthony Robertson of Merrillville, IN; family friends Yvonne Nichols, and the Nichols family, neighbor/caregiver Charlotte (Randy) Monday, and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends. Graveside services Friday, May 1, 2020 at 11am at the Oak Hill Cemetery, 4450 Harrison St.

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Published in Post-Tribune on Apr. 29, 2020.
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May 6, 2020
I'm so sorry to hear of your loved and deepest condolences are extended to you. Something that's helped me through the death of loved ones is to reflect on 1 Corinthians 15:26.
May 5, 2020
My prayers are with the Family. May God grant you comfort and strength. I remember Ms.Dorothy working at St.Mary Mercy Medical Center 5th Tyler St
Cathy Russell
May 1, 2020
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Lorraine Malone
April 29, 2020
With Deepest Sympathy.

Binns&Magee family
Samuel Binns
April 29, 2020
You will always live in our hearts and prayers.
April 29, 2020
Sorry to hear of the passing of Mrs.Maddox. May your family know
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