Originally created 10/25/98

Mrs. Dorothy Oliver



DUBLIN, Ga. -- Mrs. Dorothy Dicks Oliver, 91, died Friday, Oct. 23, 1998, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at First Presbyterian Church, Waynesboro, with the Rev. Jim Knight officiating. Burial will be in Burke Memorial Gardens, Waynesboro.

Mrs. Oliver, a native of Richmond County, had lived in Dublin since 1987, and she had been a longtime Waynesboro resident. She had retired from the Burke County Hospital as a registered nurse and had served as director of nurses. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Waynesboro.

Her family said she touched the lives of many in the community through her loving care as a nurse.

Survivors include a son, Robert W. Oliver Jr., Dublin; three daughters, Dot Sharpe, Dalton, Mary Louise Moore, Greenville, S.C., and Elenora Allen, Richmond, Va.; a sister, Helen Cook, Augusta; and 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be grandsons and Albert Williams.

Honorary pallbearers will be officers of First Presbyterian Church of Waynesboro.

Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 603, Waynesboro, GA 30830.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. today at DeLoach Funeral Home, Waynesboro.