Dorothy was born on May 26, 1954 to the parentage of Mr. Wintford and Mrs. Everlene (King) Jones in Panama City, Florida. She was a graduate of Bay High School in Panama City, Florida and was a member of the Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church of Panama City, Florida. Dorothy was united in Holy Matrimony to the late Ralph Presley.
She leaves to cherish her memories a loving daughter: Tamika Rush of Atlanta, Georgia; two grandchildren: Brandon Hamilton of Minot, North Dakota, and Tiyanna Osburn of Atlanta, Georgia; mother: Everlene Jones of Panama City, Florida; three sisters: Luverne Spearman (Waddel), Dianne Duhart, both of Panama City, Florida, and Teresa Mathias (Kevin) of Atlanta, Georgia; four brothers: Erik Jones (Dr. J.Dia) of Tampa, Florida, Billy Jones (Linda), Larry Jones (Hattie), and Sylvester Jones, all of Panama City, Florida; sister-in-law: Johnnie Jones of Orlando, Florida; along with a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Dorothy was preceded in death by her father, husband, and her brother: Warren Jones.
A Celebration of Life & Committal Service will be held 11 AM CST, Saturday, November 21, 2020 from the sacred grounds of the Redwood Cemetery of Panama City, Florida with Dr. Tammy Anderson and Apostle David Woods, Jr., officiating with the ministry of comfort provided by the Cooper Funeral Home & Florist of Chipley, Florida. Family and friends may express condolences online at www.cooperfchipley.com.