Dovie Gilstrap-Brown

Dovie Lois Eldean Gilstrap-Brown

Thursday, July 20th, 1939 - Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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Dovie L Gilstrap
Passed away on Monday July 22,2019 at Mt Carmel East Hospital after an illness.

Dovie Lois Gilstrap was born July 20, 1939 in East St. Louis Illinois to the parents of Robert & Cara Gilstrap. Graduate Hugh Quinn High School She retired after 27 years at AVI food systems of Warren Ohio.
Dovie will be welcomed home by those who preceded her in death mother and father, Robert & Clara Gilstrap; sisters, Leatha Lockett and Hattie Mae Alexander; brothers, Jim and Jerome Brandon and Louis and Ernest Gilstrap; son, Arduster Cameron Jr; and grandson, Victor Mims.
Dovie leaves behind brother, Robert Gilstrap of Las Vegas, Nevada; daughters, Marva Donald of Columbus, Ohio, Laura (Clossie) Pearce of Crowley, Texas, and Vicky Cameron of Columbus, Ohio; sons Marvin Brown.Jr of Warren, Ohio, Ricky (Diane) Cameron of Arlington, Texas, and Jonathan Cameron, Sr. of Columbus, Ohio; grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A special THANKS to her companion of 40 years Joe E Turner of Warren,OH who stood with Dovie until the end.
Dovie Gilstrap enjoyed reading, dancing, traveling, shopping in her daughters closet (LOL), scary movies, Pepsi‘s and lots of sweets. She was also also had a Great sense of humor, loved to tell jokes and a very kind but very strong determined Woman!
Our Mother will be deeply miss but within our hearts she’ll never really be gone, Now I ask everyone to take a minute and remember the funniest thing Dovie did or said..…..
Now Hold On To It !
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 | 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Chapel of Caliman Funeral Services
    3700 Refugee Rd
    COLUMBUS, OH 43232
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 | 12:00pm
    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 12:00pm
    Chapel of Caliman Funeral Services
    3700 Refugee Road
    Columbus, Ohio 43232
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Bishop Clossie E. Pearce


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Shari D. Green

Posted at 08:27pm
I would like to wish my great friend Jonathan Sr my truly and sincerest sympathys on the passing of your Mom, Mrs Dovie. She was a very kind and sweet woman and may the Lord continue to bless all of her children and family and friends!! Love you all!!

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Posted at 06:11pm
My deepest sympathy love Connie
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Evangelist Leaha Rowland

Posted at 06:36am
Dovie was a beautiful and inspiring lady. When I would get the
chance to call her on the phone from time to time, she would bring warmth and put a smile on my face sharing
some of the stories about my family and hers. She will be deeply missed.

Words from Leaha-Gilstrap-Rowland

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