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Dorothy L. Gillum
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Obituary for Dorothy L. Gillum

Dorothy L. “Dottie” Gillum, 80, of Indianapolis, passed away on September 11, 2018. She was born on April 11, 1938 to the late Ernest and Annabel (Bramble) Blevins. She was a member of Buck Creek Christian Church.

Dottie worked at Sunset Manor Nursing Home in Greencastle, and as a tutor for Franklin Township School Corporation. She also worked for the Franklin Township Assessors Office, retiring in 1986, then worked at Meijer, in Greenwood for 10 years.

Dottie is survived by her sons, Allen Gillum, Bob (Marcy) Gillum and Greg (Brenda) Gillum; grandchildren, Ryan, Sam, Annie, Kate and Benjamin; and great granddaughter, Penelope.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Norman Gillum; and siblings, Vernon Blevins, J.C. Blevins and Loretta Fox.

Visitation will be held on Friday, September 14 from 4 pm - 8 pm at G. H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral Home, 5141 Madison Avenue, Indianapolis. A funeral service will be conducted on Saturday at 11:30 am at the funeral home.

Dottie will be laid to rest in Washington Park East Cemetery.

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4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
G. H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral Home

5141 Madison Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46227

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11:30 AM
G. H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral Home

5141 Madison Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46227


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