Mildred DuBose was born in Flemington, Ky. on December 25, 1936 (Christmas Day) to Theodora Green. She was 8 years old when she left Flemington, Ky., and moved to Cincinnati, Ohio.
She attended Washburn Elementary, Bloom Jr. High, and graduated from Old Woodward High School.
Mildred met and fell in love with Charles E. DuBose, who she married on May 7, 1959. They were happily married for 50 years, before his passing on July 10, 2009.
Mildred and Charles had 10 loving children, which two preceded her in death, Charmaine DuBose and Jonnie DuBose.
Leaving her loving children to mourn her passing: Diane (Alfred- deceased) Julian, Daniel (Annette) Finney, Theodore (Karen) Finney, Charles Dubose Jr., Shawn (Kathleen) DuBose, Viola (Lincoln) Morris, Ladd DuBose, and Shannon DuBose (deceased); 19 great-grandchildren; One great-great grandchild; One brother, William (Teresa) Finney; One sister, Edna Mae Finney; Six sisters-in-law; One brother-in-law; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Mildred was quiet and reserved, loved to read, enjoyed play bingo, watching movies, and spending time with her family. She was a selfless person who went above and beyond to help anyone she could with no questions asked. Mildred was truly the centerpiece to her family. She was a great wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.
Mildred’s pain and suffering ended on July 19, 2016 at 1:15a.m. She shedded one last tear as she went on to join her late husband Charles, her children and to enter the glory of the Lord.
“Don’t grieve for me for now I’m free, I’m following the path God laid for me.”
Spring Grove Funeral Homes
Saturday, July 30, 2016