Dorothy Mae Stubbs Winston-Hicks, was born on February 11, 1936, to the late Annie King-Stubbs and the late Benjamin Franklin Stubbs in Kearneysville, WV. On June 30, 2021, God called Dorothy home while she was peacefully surrounded by her grandchildren at what had come to be her second home in Edmond, Oklahoma.
In her younger years, Dorothy moved from West Virginia to Harrisburg, PA where she met her beloved Joseph Hicks whom she married in 1981. Later in life, she returned to school and completed her high school education through the Harrisburg School District. She was employed by Polyclinic Hospital as well as by the Hilton Hotel until her well-deserved retirement. In addition, until her move to her second home in Oklahoma, she had become a faithful member of Christian Insight Ministry in Harrisburg. She continued her spiritual uplifting at New Vessel Christian Church in Oklahoma City, OK.
In addition to her parents and her beloved Joe, Dorothy was preceded in death by her daughters, Sophronia Gaines & Marianne Winston; great-grandson, Onyx Daw; brothers, Olandis King, Sr. & Manning (“Max”) Stubbs, and sister, Georgette Thompson.
Dorothy leaves to cherish her memories, her son, Douglas Winston (Andrea Winston) & daughter, Veronica Daniels, both of Harrisburg, PA; “adopted” daughters, Kim Carroll of Florida & Rosalyn Carroll of Harrisburg, PA; grandchildren, Zainab Joanne Handy (Lamont Handy) of Edmond, OK, Anne Daw, Leon Daw, Kianna Fasick (Tim Fasick), Dawn Winston, Dorothea Daniels, Paul Dean, Arthur Daniels, Damian Daniels, Rayshawn Carroll, Tyshawn Carroll, Dayshawn Carroll & Caprice Taylor, all of Harrisburg, PA; brothers, Benjamin “Stumpy” Stubbs, Jr., William “Billy” Smith, Robert “Bob” Smith; sister, Crystal Smith; and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends.
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