Delores Alease Virginia DeWitt, who departed this life on January 9, 2022, at 85 years old, was the only daughter of the late Joseph and Virginia Jackson. She was born on May 1, 1936, in Henrico County, VA.
She attended St. Paul’s College in Lawrenceville, VA, earning her bachelor’s degree in Education in 1957.
Delores and Kenneth DeWitt were married on October 21, 1958, in Baltimore, MD, and lived in Goshen NY. They had three daughters – Deborah, Denise, and Donna – from their 14-year union.
Delores was a devoted mother and had a particular fondness for children and loved surprising them with gifts to put a smile on their faces.
She leaves behind to cherish her memories her daughters, Deborah DeWitt-Green (Shallie), Denise DeWitt Carty (Greg), and Donna DeWitt-McGee (Harry); granddaughter, Delana DeWitt Russell; and extended family and friends.
A viewing will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, January 17, 2022, at Affinity Funeral Service Richmond Chapel with a memorial service to follow at 11:00 a.m. (Click here t view the Livestreamed Memorial service for Delores Virginia DeWitt)