Dorothea Palmore

Dorothea Jo Ann Palmore

Monday, December 14th, 1942 - Thursday, March 19th, 2020
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Dorothea Jo Ann Palmore, 77, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2020 in Arlington.

Graveside Service: 2 p.m. Monday, March 30, at Moore Memorial Gardens, Arlington.

Jo Ann was born on December 14, 1942 in Little Rock, Arkansas to Grover Lehman Kirkland and Eupha Mary Jane Wilson Kirkland.

She was a volunteer for Arlington Charities and Good Fellows. Jo Ann was a member of the Navy Mother’s Club of America since 1994, served as the National Commander of Navy Mother’s. She also volunteered at Holy Rosary Catholic School and at the Veteran’s Center.

Jo Ann was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William Palmore; and brothers, James Kirkland, Douglas Kirkland, Donnie Kirkland and Ronnie Kirkland.

Survivors: Son, Christopher William Palmore and wife, Tracey; daughter, Shellie Palmore-Guedry; sister, Wanda Kay Dadivas and husband, Roland; grandchildren, Rachael Guedry, Tyler Delgadillo, Natalie Palmore and Kyle Palmore; great-grandchildren, Tommy and Joey Rodriguez and Alex Delgadillo; several nieces and nephews; and numerous friends all over the world.

Wade Family Funeral Home & Crematory
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