Dolores McFall


Dolores McFall, 92, of Hope, formerly of Elizabethtown, died at 1:45 p.m. Saturday, May 27, 2017, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Hope.

Mrs. McFall was a homemaker and was formerly employed with Arvin Industries and Vernco and, while living in Arcadia, Florida, she was employed at Staley’s Nursery.

She was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church. Her hobbies included making tie blankets, cross stitching and making quilts for her grandchildren.

Dolores raised a Christian family. She was a good mother and enjoyed being with her grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Shiloh Baptist Church with Pastor Ancel Harden officiating. Family and friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street and from 9:30 a.m. until time of service Wednesday at the church. A graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Crothersville Cemetery in Crothersville, Indiana.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shiloh Baptist Church or Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.

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Dolores was born Feb. 6, 1925, in Clark County to Alvis and Hazel Campbell Grady.

She married John G. McFall on Dec. 25, 1940. He preceded her in death on Feb. 9, 1991.

She is survived by her children, John (Naomi) McFall of Columbus, Brenda Sue (Wally Miller) Jines of Elizabethtown, Richard (Linda) McFall of Scipio and George McFall of Columbus; grandchildren, Kimberly (Jan) Graves, John (Donna) Cottey, Mark Cottey, Tom Cottey, Amy (Tony) Morgan, Jeffrey (Diane) McFall, Cindy (Brent) Pelley, Rhonda (Alan) Wilkerson, Randall (Connie) Jines, Richard McFall Jr., Timothy (Chris) McFall and Theodore (Shannon) McFall; 33 great-grandchildren; 16 great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Norma Jean (Charles) Dean of Brownsburg; and a son-in-law, Robert Donica of Elizabethtown.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a daughter, Sandra Donica; a great-grandson, Kyle Cottey; and brothers, Graham and Leon Grady.