Dorothy Thomas Stone

Dorothy Thomas Stone, a retired community organizer, departed this life on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Riverbend Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at the age of 89; Daughter of the late Rev. Dymond and Florida Thomas; Wife of the late Jessie Stone; Mother of Malik of Haywood, CA, Alton, Rev. Tyronne, Claudette Edwards and Carolyn Robinson; Sister of Pearlie Johnson of Natchitoches, LA and the late Rev. Dymond and Spencer Thomas and Edith Bruce; also survived by 19 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, 10 great great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers and members of Zion Travelers Baptist Church, Christian Ministers Missionary Baptist Association and staff of Xavier University attended the Visitation Service at Zion Travelers Baptist Church in Phoenix, LA on Sunday, February 9, 2014; A Funeral Service was held at the church on Monday, February 10, 2014; Rev. Tyronne Edwards and Rev. Melvin Cross, Sr., co-officiating; Interment: St. Joseph Cemetery, Phoenix, LA; Arrangements by DW Rhodes Funeral Home in Gretna, LA; Please visit www.rhodesfuneral. com to sign the guest book.

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