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Dora Washington Goings

May 30, 2020

Obituary

Dora Deloris Washington was born to parents, Mary Louise and Bobby Washington on January 7, 1967 in Jackson, MS. Dora moved with her mother, Mary to Las Vegas, Nevada at the age of six. In Las Vegas, is where she would receive her education in the Clark County Public School district and start her life.

In 2013, Dora’s mom moved her back to Jackson, MS due to health issues to care for. Her mother was her caretaker until her death.

Dora confessed Christ and became a member of the Overcomer Rescue Mission Apostolic Churchpastored by Pastor Betty Young in Jackson, MS.

Preceded her in death: father, Bobby Washington; grandmother, Ida Davis, and paternal grandparents.

On July 13, 2019, Dora married Mickey Goings and began a new life.

Dora leaves to cherish her memories: husband, Mickey Goings; a devoted mother, Mary L Davis; loving step-father, Edward Davis; three sons, Roy LeDale, Christopher Deshaun, and James Edward Washington; one daughter, Emily Denise Washington All of Las Vegas, Nevada; three grandchildren: Marshae Anderson, Emery Washington,  and Loretta Washington, all of Las Vegas, Nevada; Step-brother, December Davis; best friend, Tarsha Willis fLas Vegas, Nevada, and host of relatives and friends.

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
June 12, 2020

1:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Smith Mortuary Chapel
851 W. Northside Dr.
Clinton, MS 39056

Graveside Service
Saturday
June 13, 2020

11:00 AM
Autumn Woods Memorial Gardens
4000 W. Northside Dr.
Jackson, MS 39209

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