Dallie Jo Oresik


Dallie Jo Oresik, 84, a resident of Decatur, passed away Saturday evening, Aug. 19, 2017, at the family residence.

She was the daughter of the late Maggie Lunsford Freeman and James Freeman. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Alvin Lankford; her second husband, Joseph Oresik; sisters: Ollie Greene, Rosetta Webb, Daphne Jones and Billie Ruth Williams; and her brothers: Robert Freeman, Claude Freeman and John William Freeman.

She was a server most of her life, working in chair factories and the American Uniform Company. She loved the outdoors including, hunting and fishing. She also enjoyed bowling.

Survivors include her children: Jimmy Lankford and his wife, Pat, Sue Dickson, Kenneth Lankford and his wife, Beverly, and Eugene Lankford and his wife, Nhoylin; 14 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at 1 p.m. from the Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services North Ocoee Chapel with the Rev. Tom Shannon and the Rev. Anthony Traylor officiating.

Interment will follow in the Lankford Family Cemetery with Danny Lankford, Deandre Allen, Zachary Shannon, Jacob Shannon, Dillon Cain and Tyler Lankford serving as casket bearers.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

You may share your condolences and your memories with the Oresik family at www.jimrushfuneralhomescom.


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