Dorothy Dell Mallett
September 25, 1930 – June 30, 2017
Dorothy Mallett, 86, of College Station, passed away on Friday, June 30, 2017, in Bryan. Her family will receive guests during a visitation from 6:00 until 8:00 pm, on Sunday, July 2, 2017, at Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers. Dorothy will be honored with a Life Tribute Service, Monday, July 3, 2017, 3:00 pm at Callaway-Jones.
Dorothy was born to William Alvin Birchfield and Myrtle Louise Butler Birchfield in Beaumont, Texas. She married James Irwin Mallett on April 28, 1957. Together they were blessed with two children, Keith Wayne and Karen Ann. She retired as City Secretary for the City of Bryan. Dorothy was active in her career and the lives of her children. She volunteered with Meals On Wheels and Habitat for Humanity where she served on the Board of Directors for a number of years. She was an active member of the Texas Agricultural Extension Wives Club and supported her husband, Jim in his career. In providing encouragement to other children Dorothy was a HOSTS Volunteer and taught a pre-school aged Sunday School class. Dorothy delighted in her Sunday School and Bible study groups, sharing her faith with others. Dorothy enjoyed bridge and 42 as well as fishing, camping, and travel.
Her parents, William and Myrtle Birchfield, preceded her in death.
She is survived by her beloved husband Jim Mallett; her son Keith Wayne Mallett and Patricia Gore; her daughter Karen Ann Mallett and husband Jay Johnson Jr.; her grandchildren Claire Catherine Johnson Harvey and Evelyn Marie Johnson.
In lieu of flowers, you may consider a memorial contribution in Memory of Dorothy Mallett to be given to BCS Habitat for Humanity, 119 Lake Street, Bryan, TX 77801.
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