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Obituary for Gloria Jean Dhority

Gloria Jean Dhority, 89, was born October 17, 1933 and passed peacefully into Heaven April 17, 2023. Gloria served 27 years as a schoolteacher in Memphis City Schools. She was also a long-time active member of Hernando United Methodist Church. Gloria is survived by two sisters,Dot Clifton and Becky Vaccaro; two brothers, Tom Clark and Dewitt Clark; daughters Susan Farley (Anthony) of Southaven, MS and Carla Meadows of Silver Point, TN; seven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband Carl Dhority, parents Annie and Amos Clark; sister Maretta Clark, brother James Ray Clark, son-in-law Lee Meadows, and great-granddaughter Lily Joy Zelinski. The family will be receiving friends at Hernando United Methodist Church Saturday, April 22nd, from 10am-12pm with services to follow at 12 pm. Interment to follow at Longtown Cemetery. For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16, ESV.

Hernando Funeral Home