|Birth: ||Oct. 9, 1909|
|Death: ||Aug. 16, 1998|
AMENT, DORA KINGSBURY The Hamilton Herald-News 08/19/1998
Dora K. Ament, 88, of Gatesville died Sunday, Aug. 16, in a local nursing home.
Services were Tuesday, Aug. 18, at Scott's Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Vanzile and Rev. Ron Bellamy officiating. Burial was in the Gatesville Masonic Cemetery.
Mrs. Ament was born Oct. 9, 1909, near Evant in Hamilton County, the daughter of Ernest G. and Eva Shave Kingsbury. She was married to A.C. (Bill) Ament on May 12, 1940, at the Kingsbury home near Evant. She made her home in Gatesville all of her married life. The Aments owned and operated the Cozy Café and Bill's Café in Gatesville for many years. She was later employed by and retired from Civil Service at Fort Hood. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Gatesville.
She was preceded in death by her husband on Dec. 3, 1976.
Survivors include a nephew and niece, Wyllis H. Ament and wife Linda Sue; great_nephews and nieces, Jamie Ament and wife Shari, Cindy Venable and husband Larry and Kris Ament; and great_great_nephew and niece Clay and Kari Ament, whom she considered her immediate family. She was also very close to her nephew, Charles Ament and wife Debbie of Gatesville; and their children, Austin, Jared and Jill.
She is also survived by an aunt, Audra Shave of Hamilton; nieces Jean Ladshaw of Arlington, Doris Coward and Kay Kershner, both of Gatesville, Emily Young of Pancake and Laverne Harris of Bacliff; a nephew, Billy Clyde Ament of Kerrville; and by many great_ and great_great_nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.
Pallbearers were Bill Roberts, Larry Roberts, Roy Lee Snoddy, Robert Blanchard, Homer Perryman, and H.E. (Sonny) Moseley. Honorary pallbearers were Edwin Ray, Don Skiles, Tom Alexander, Bob Shoaf, Johnny Dominic and George Stubbs.
Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church in Gatesville or Pidcoke Methodist Church
Anthony Cecil Ament (1904 - 1976)
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