Dora Mae (Ross) Suddarth

Dora Mae (Ross) Suddarth

Dora Mae "Ross" Suddarth, of the New Harmony Road area in Macon County, passed away from this life on Aug. 18 after a long illness.

The daughter of Juanita "Skeet" Ross Sinn and Eugene "Gene" Sinn Sr., she was born in Ithaca, New York, on Oct. 21, 1948. She was 70 years old.

During her life, she was a waitress, a restaurant manager, retail associate, and an emergency medical dispatcher. However, her greatest job was being a mother and grandmother.

Dora is preceded in death by: her parents, Juanita and Eugene Sinn Sr.; two sons, David Gee and Harold (Scottie) Gee.

She is survived by: her husband of 32 years, Sandy Suddarth; two daughters, Brenda (Don) Alpert of Spencer, New York, Barbara (Donnie) Hendrickson of Gallatin; step-son, Joseph (Stacey) Suddarth of Mobile, Alabama; seven grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; and nephews and nieces.

Visitation was held from Aug. 20-21 at Family Heritage Funeral Home. A Memorial Service was held at Family Heritage Funeral Home on Aug. 21.

Burial was held in Sumner Memorial Gardens.

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Family Heritage Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.