August 25, 1920 - August 7, 2021
Dora Pauline Brock was born August 25, 1920 and passed away Saturday, August 7, 2021. She was 18 days shy of being 101 years old. She was affectionately known as Mom and Gramps. She was the daughter of the late Homer Cobb Walls and Zelia Bell Trotter-Walls. She was proceeded in death by her siblings, Maybelle Roberts, Nelle Romero, Ruby Greenway, Howard Walls, Crawford Walls, William Walls, Tom Walls, H.L. Walls and her great-grandson, Ethen Richardson. She is survived by her children Betty Corbitt, Eatonton, GA, Syble (Homer) Richardson, Charleston, SC, Johnny (Shirley) Brock Eatonton, GA, Brenda Cox, White Plains, GA, Sherry Brock, Eatonton, GA and her sisters Illa Mae Horton, Covington, GA and Jean King, Illa, GA. Gramps had 5 living generations. She had 8 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, and 15 great-great-grandchildren. Dora worked at Imperial Cotton Mill in Eatonton, GA and retired from Reliance Electric Company in Athens, GA. She enjoyed planting flowers and gardening. She was awarded yard of the month several times. She dearly loved her family and doing things for them. She taught her family many Christian values - to love God and to love each other unconditionally. When asked her opinion on what really matters in life, she stated, “How you treat other people”. She was a faithful and powerful prayer warrior. She prayed daily for her family, friends, church family, and anyone in need of prayers. A memorial service will be held 3:00 Pm Saturday August 14, 2021 in the chapel of Williams Funeral Home of Eatonton. The family will receive friends from 2:00 Pm until the service time. In lieu of flowers, she requested donations be made to The Ethen Richardson Foundation. This foundation provides support for families battling childhood cancer. Donations can be dropped off at either branch of The Peoples Bank in Eatonton or mailed to: The Ethen Richardson Foundation, PO Box 3252, Eatonton, GA 31024.
Dora Pauline Brock was born August 25, 1920 and passed away Saturday, August 7, 2021. She was 18 days shy of being 101 years old. She was affectionately known as Mom and Gramps. She was the daughter of the late Homer Cobb Walls and Zelia Bell... View Obituary & Service Information
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