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Dorothy Lucille Neighbors

March 18, 1932 ~ November 27, 2023 (age 91) 91 Years Old

Dorothy Lucille Neighbors Obituary

Mrs. Dorothy Lucille Neighbors, 91, passed away Monday, November 27, 2023, at MUSC Health Florence Medical Center, surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Neighbors was born on March 18, 1932, in Big Flat, Arkansas, daughter of the late Alonzo Tilley and Dosha Massey Tilley.  She was a graduate of Hayward Day Adult High School and attended Polly Priest Business College in Concord, California. Mrs. Neighbors worked as a Clerk with the Department of Social Services for 20 years before retiring. She was devoted to reading her Bible daily, and teaching her children scriptures and living a faithful Christian life. Mrs. Neighbors was a lady of order and discipline and had the character of a Golden Christian.  She was a stay-at-home mother who took care of her children, whom she loved very much. 

Surviving are her children, William R. Tuck, Carol (Dan) Gates and Tim (Mylene) Tuck; grandchildren, Brian (Gwen) Davis, Sandra (Frank) Borg of Sliema, Malta, Paula (Wade) Meece, Pamela (Gregg) Yates, Joshua Tuck, Daniel Paul Gates, Shea Lynn Tuck, Ian (Kelly) Tuck, Christopher Tuck, Olivia Tuck and Lucas Tuck; 14 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Neighbors was preceded in death by her first husband, William H. Tuck; second husband, Robert Eugene Neighbors; third husband, John Filyaw; daughter, Cheryl Davis; siblings, Irene Tilley, Obie Tilley, Ellen Ford, Truman Tilley, Mildred Thompson and Hazel Hartman.

Graveside services will be 2:00 PM, Friday, December 1, 2023, at Lake City Memorial Park, directed by Carolina Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends 5:00 - 7:00 PM, Thursday, November 30, 2023, at Carolina Funeral Home.

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November 30, 2023

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Carolina Funeral Home
215 E. Hwy. 378 Bypass
Scranton, SC 29591

Graveside Service
December 1, 2023

2:00 PM
Lake City Memorial Park
522 West Main Street
Lake City, South Carolina 29560


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