Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


April 23, 2014

Dorothy Marie Long Ross McMillan

RUSK — Funeral services for Dorothy Marie Long Ross McMillan, age 85, of Rusk are scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, April 25, 2014 in Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Don Copeland officiating.  Interment will be in Walker Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home in Rusk.

    Ms. McMillan passed away April 21, 2014 in a Rusk nursing home.  She was born September 22, 1928 in Reklaw, TX to the late John Burton and Bessie Mary Delafield Long.  Ms. McMillan was a lifelong resident of the Rusk area and was Methodist by faith.  She worked at Citizens Bank in Rusk for many years before retiring from Rusk State Hospital.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Beamon Long.  Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Rita and Clay Hedricks of Tyler, Kathy and George Clark of Rusk, two grandsons, Clay Hedricks Jr. and fiancée Ashley Stevenson of Jacksonville, James Paul Hedricks and wife Ashlee of Foley, Alabama, two granddaughters, LeeAnn Anderson and husband Frank of Rusk, Kayla Langston and husband Kevin of Maydelle, seven great grandchildren, Christopher Hedricks, Jeremy Hedricks, William Hedricks, Logan Hedricks, Lucas Darr, Natalie Langston and Joely Langston.

    Pallbearers will include George Clark, Zac Clark, Clay Hedricks Jr., James Paul Hedricks, Clay Hedricks Sr. and Kevin Langston.  An honorary pallbearer will be Frank Anderson.  Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, April 24, 2014 at the funeral home.

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