Dorothy Timmons (1911 - 1999)

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Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio

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Liston Timmons Gravesite

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Precilla Timmons Craig Gravesite

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Katherine (Kyle) Timmons

Katherine (Kyle) Timmons

Tessie Mae Kyle

Tessie Mae Kyle

Pigeon Key Class photo 1923

Pigeon Key Class photo 1923

Katherine E. Timmons (Kyle)

Katherine E. Timmons (Kyle)

Kathleen H Timmons

Kathleen H Timmons

Ocie Alice Timmons Kuhn

Ocie Alice Timmons Kuhn

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1911 - In the year that Dorothy Timmons was born, the first use of aircraft as an offensive weapon occurred in the Turkish-Italian War. First used for aerial reconnaissance alone, planes were then used in aerial combat to shoot down recon planes. In World War I, planes and zeppelins evolved for use in bombing.

1945 - By the time she was 34 years old, on April 12th, Harry S. Truman sworn in as President of the United States at 7p in Washington, D.C. His first term lasted 3 years and 283 days - then he ran for re-election.

1965 - At the age of 54 years old, Dorothy was alive when from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

1977 - At the age of 66 years old, Dorothy was alive when on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

1999 - In the year of Dorothy Timmons's passing, the fear that Y2K (year 2000) would cause the failure of computers worldwide when clocks didn't properly update to January 1st, 2000 became near panic. While some computer systems and software did have problems, the panic was unfounded and computer life went on.

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Dorothy Timmons died on January 20, 1999 at 87 years of age. There is no listed cause of death for Dorothy. She was born on July 2, 1911. There is no information about Dorothy's immediate family. We know that Dorothy Timmons had been residing in Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio.

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