Dorothy Armelda Linton died April 9, 2016, in Edmond, Oklahoma. Dorothy was born on May 24, 1921 in Edmond, Oklahoma to Theodore Jeffries and Bertha Seim Jeffries. Mrs. Linton graduated from Wellston Oklahoma High School in 1939 and Central State College in Edmond in 1943. She married Carl O. Linton on June 21, 1946 in Ardmore, Oklahoma.
Mrs. Linton began her teaching career in Wellston then came to Edmond where she taught during the 1950s to 1970s at Ida Freeman School, Northern Hills Elementary School and Orvis Risner Elementary School. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Carl Linton. She is survived by a niece, Belinda Jeffries Mould. A memorial service will be held Thursday at 1:00 p.m. at First Christian Church of Edmond. Donations in memory of Mrs. Linton may be made to the First Christian Church of Edmond.
Published on April 12, 2016