January 11, 1939 - April 30, 2015
Monday, May 4, 2015 12:00 PM Vernon Funeral Home
Monday, May 4, 2015 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM at Vernon Funeral Home
Dorothy A. (McCray) Eggleston-Williams, 76, previously of Springfield, passed away Thursday, April 30, 2015 at Forest Hill Center, Columbus.
She was born January 11, 1939 in Akron, Ohio, the daughter of James and Cora (Mitchell) McCray. She worked for many years as the bookkeeper for the City of Springfield. Dorothy was a member of the Urbana Chapter of the Eastern Star #530 as well as the Pilots Club. She enjoyed crafts, sewing, bingo, bowling and gambling trips. Dorothy loved having family gatherings and spending time with her kids, grandkids and her beloved pets.
Dorothy is survived by daughters, Connie (Randy) Benning, of Woodstock, Vickie Cauley, of Mechanicsburg; sons, Jamie Mossbarger, of Mt. Sterling, Kenneth Mossbarger, of Springfield; brother, Jim (Kathy) McCray, of Virginia; 8 grandchildren, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews. She is also survived by special cousins Betty Blagg and Bob (Christie) Blagg of Columbus whom she grew up with in West Virginia and were like siblings to her as well as Paul F. Mossbarger, the father of her children.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her second husband, Daniel Eggleston and her third husband Earl Williams.
A funeral service will be held at 12 pm on Monday, May 4, 2015 in VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana, Ohio.
Contributions may be made in Dorothy’s memory to Alzheimer’s Association, Miami Valley Chapter, 3797 Summit Glen Drive G100, Dayton, OH 45449
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.
Your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Cindy
I worked with Dorothy during her time at the City of Springfield. I’m sorry for your loss.