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Dorothy Jo Adams

October 26, 1937 December 10, 2018
Dorothy  Jo  Adams
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Dorothy Jo Adams, 81, of Oklahoma City died December 10, 2018, at her home. She was born October 26, 1937, in Indianapolis, IN to Clifford and Emma Gunkle. She was a long-time member of First Christian Church of Midwest City and, for over ten years, involved with the Mobile Meals program. Dorothy had her private pilot’s license, enjoyed singing in her church choirs and was an accomplished seamstress. She graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and from West Coast University with a Master’s Degree in Computer Science. Dorothy retired from a career at Jet Propulsion Laboratory. She was preceded in death by her parents and 2 aunts, Julia and Mary Sellers. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Nellis; son, Steve of Oklahoma City; 2 granddaughters; and 1 great granddaughter. A memorial service to celebrate Dorothy’s life will be held at First Christian Church of Midwest City on Friday, December 14, 2018 at 1:00p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association online at

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1:00 PM 12/14/2018 1:00:00 PM
First Christian Church of Midwest City

11950 East Reno
Midwest City, OK 73130

First Christian Church of Midwest City
11950 East Reno Midwest City 73130 OK
United States

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Alzheimer's Association


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