Dorothy Mae Lahmon

December 17, 1911 ‒ November 15, 2001

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Dorothy Mae Lahmon, age 89, of Mount Vernon, died Thursday November 15, 2001 at the Country Court Nursing Home in Mount Vernon. Dorothy was born December 17, 1911 in Cleveland to Smith and Dora (Hardin) Sykes and had spent most of her lifetime in Knox County.

Dorothy was a member of the Grove Church of Christ near Gambier.

Surviving are 4 daughters Dora (Paul) Frye and Edna Lahmon all of Mount Vernon, Mable (Robert) Melick of Martinsburg and Loretta (John) Griffith of Fredericktown; 8 grandchildren Thomas Frye, Paul Frye Jr., Connie Sherman, Judy Wilson, Patty Bower, David Melick, Lori Williams and Tracy Griffith; 7 great grandchildren and a great great granddaughter. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Earl Lahmon in 1985, a son-in-law Ron Griffith, 2 brothers Ralph Sykes and Edgar Sykes and a sister Amy Dailey.

Friends may call Sunday from 6 to 8 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where funeral services will be Monday at 1 PM. Burial will be in Union Grove Cemetery near Gambier.

Memorial contributions can be made to the charity of your choice.

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