|Birth: ||Jun. 27, 1925|
|Death: ||Oct. 18, 2008|
RIVERTON - Doris M. Faires Denniss, 83, of Riverton died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, at Villa East Health Care.
Doris was born June 27, 1925, in Springfield, the daughter of Edward and Ethel Falconburg Moore. She married Roy E. Faires Jr. and later married Alfred Denniss on March 16, 1957. They both preceded her in death.
Doris worked as an assembler for 23 years at Sangamo Electric Co., retiring in 1970. She moved to Riverton in 1995.
Doris was also preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Rita Miller, Muriel Burris, and Charlotte Blissett; her brother, Daniel Moore; and a great-great-grandchild.
She is survived by her children, Judy Denniss of Simi Valley, Calif., Jeannie Bleu of Thousand Oaks, Calif., David "Mike" (wife, Sam) Faires of Huntsville, Texas, Denny Denniss of Thousand Oaks and Patrick "Pat" (wife, Carol) Faires of Riverton; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; her siblings, Robert (wife, Lynn) Stubbs of Springfield, Frank (wife, Shirley) Stubbs and Ray (wife, Ginger) Stubbs, both of Macon, Mo; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 20, 2008, at Kirlin-Egan and Butler Funeral Home, 900 S. Sixth St., Springfield. A funeral ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008, at the funeral home with the Rev. John Keyes officiating.
Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2001 S. Lindberg Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63131.
Please visit Doris' online life story at www.butlerfuneralhomes.com to offer your condolences.
Published in The State Journal-Register on 10/19/2008
Camp Butler National Cemetery
Plot: Plot: H-919
Created by: Lillie Riney
Record added: Oct 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30686356