Dorothy Jordan Simon, a Christian Science healer and former Baltimore County elementary school teacher, died Feb. 14 at Lynn House, a Christian Science care facility in Alexandria, Va., after a short illness. She was 80.
Born in Arkansas, Mrs. Simon taught elementary school in St. Louis and in Muncie, Ind., before moving to Glen Arm in 1960. She taught at Loch Raven Elementary School from 1960 to 1967.
She left teaching in 1967 to become a Christian Science practitioner. She was a member of the Fourth Church of Christ, Scientist, in Baltimore, where she served as first and second reader, board member, Sunday school teacher and in numerous other capacities.