top banner

Obituary Listings

Celebrating Lives & Healing Hearts

Dorothy Tibbs

January 20, 1926 June 5, 2014
Dorothy Tibbs
There are condolences waiting approval on Dorothy's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Dorothy

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Dorothy Tibbs

Dorothy Lucille (Martin) Tibbs, age 88, of Hindsboro, IL, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at her daughter’s home. Dorothy was born January 20, 1926 in Douglas County, IL to Wayne and Hazel (Trimble) Martin. She married Cloyd Tibbs on March 29, 1948 in Flora IL. She was a homemaker and an Avon Representative for 40 years. She was a member of the Antioch Separate Baptist Church, the American Legion Auxiliary and a longtime member of the Bunco Club. Dorothy enjoyed league bowling and was an avid fan of Oaks and Titans sports. She also enjoyed watching St. Louis Cardinals baseball, playing cards at the Oakland Senior Center and dancing in her younger years. Dorothy is survived by two children: Ronnie (Marti) Tibbs of Highland, CA and Patty (Ronnie) Hawkins of Oakland, IL; a brother-in-law, Harvey (Rowena) Tibbs of Flora, IL; six grandchildren: Tonya (Michael) Green, Jon Tibbs, Ashley Tibbs, Clint Hawkins, Chris Hawkins and Cary Hawkins; and two great-grandchildren: Kenneth and Kelsey Green. She was preceded in death by her husband and a sister. Visitation will be held Sunday, June 8, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Krabel Funeral Home in Oakland. Funeral services will be held Monday, June 9, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Van Voorhis Cemetery. For those who wish, memorials may be made to the Antioch Separate Baptist Church.

To plant a tree in memory of Dorothy Tibbs, visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Sunday

8

Jun

Krabel Funeral Home & Cremation Service - Oakland

215 E. Main Street
Oakland, IL 61943

Krabel Funeral Home & Cremation Service - Oakland
215 E. Main Street Oakland 61943 IL
United States

Funeral

Monday

9

Jun

Krabel Funeral Home & Cremation Service - Oakland

215 E. Main Street
Oakland, IL 61943

Krabel Funeral Home & Cremation Service - Oakland
215 E. Main Street Oakland 61943 IL
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...