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of Streetman, Texas, passed away at home on Monday afternoon, June 26, 2017 at the age of 79. She was born May 26, 1938 in Broken Bow, Oklahoma to Clyde and Louise Bounds. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Streetman. Dorothy enjoyed gardening and cooking.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Clyde and Louise Bounds; brother, Eldron Suggs and sister, Viola Thurman.

She is survived by her husband, Hulen Howell; children, Charles Sikes and wife Tonia, Thomas Sikes, Carlton Howell and Doris Van Dyke; grandchildren, Christina and Shane Wright, Spring and Bobby Powell, Bradley Van Dyke, Jason Van Dyke, Charles "Bubba" Sikes, Jr. and Josh and Melissa Sikes; 12 great grandchildren; brothers, JT Bounds, Herman Brewer, Henry Suggs and Eldrige Suggs; nephews, John David Grubbs and Bill Grubbs.

Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home. Service will be 10 a.m. Friday, June 30, 2017 at First Baptist Church of Streetman with Bro. Ed Ridge officiating. Burial will follow at Birdston Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Shane Wright, Cobey Powell, Bobby Powell, Jason Van Dyke, Josh Sikes, Bradley Van Dyke. Honorary pallbearers will be Bill Grubbs, John Grubbs.

An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com
Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home
Published on June 28, 2017
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