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memorial page for
April 22, 1956
~June 30, 2022
Mrs. Delores McCormick (Dee Dee) was born on April 22, 1956 in Long Branch, NJ to the late Joseph and Ella Mitchell, she departed this life on June 30, 2022. She was the youngest of 4 siblings. Delores attended the Matawan Aberdeen School System. Later in life she met and married Curtis Gatson and to this union 3 children were born.
Delores was a member of the Providence Baptist Church choir and loved to sing for the Lord. Delores had a love for playing cards especially with her cousin Geraldine. She loved board games, singing, talking on the phone, commenting on Facebook, shopping downtown Perth Amboy as well as hanging around family.
Delores is predeceased by her parents Joseph and Ella Mitchell, two brothers Edward Gutridge and Henry Mitchell and her late husband Alan McCormick.
She is survived by her two sons Curtis Mitchell and Malcolm Gatson (Cliffwood, NJ); one daughter Holly Gatson (Lake Wales, FL); sister Hazel Gutridge (Old Bridge, NJ); 7 grandchildren Latashia Mc Ghee, Alexis Mitchell, Jelesa Gatson, I- Saleem Gatson, Khalil Haskins, Kasani Haskins and Kaiden Haskins; 3 great grandchildren; as well as a host of close to the heart nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.