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Iris Joy Cantrell Gregg
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Birth: Jun. 2, 1951
Death: Jan. 29, 2006

Iris Joy and Bobby Roy Cantrell were attached at the hip/buttocks area. Doctors thought Bobby had a better chance of survival because he was the larger and stronger of the two so when they separated them, they cut into Iris' hip. However, he passed away and that scar was a reminder of the sacrifice he gave for her.


Iris Gregg, 54, of Center, passed away Sunday, January 29, 2006 in Center. She was born June 2, 1951 in Waco, Texas to Travis Cantrell and Dorthy Juanita Smith Cantrell. Mrs. Gregg was a homemaker, mother and grandmother. She was a member of the Antioch Baptist Church in Center. Graveside services will be at 2 pm on Tuesday, January 31, 2006 at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Center with Bro. Roland "Buddy" Gray and Bro. Keith Rose officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Robert Effinger, Gary Effinger, Dough Effinger, James, Effinger, James Degaugh, Jeffery Lawson, Tyler Gregg and Austin Gray. Survivors include: Husband, Robert Gregg of Center. Son: Marty W. Gregg and wife Jackie of Center. Daughters: Tina Kim Grammer and husband Jamie of Center. Martha Juanita Rose and husband Keith of Huntington. Grandchildren: Toby Fleming, Jada Gregg, Jeremiah Gregg and Austin Gray. Sisters: Ann Peters and husband Bill of Flowerine Louisiana and Sherlene Cantrell of Conroe. Brothers: Robert Effinger and wife Laurie of Houston, Gary Effinger and wife Cindy of Conroe, Dough Effinger of Marble Falls, James Effinger and wife Debra of Plano. Stepmother: Peggy Cantrell of Center. Father in law and mother in law: Charles and Alma Gregg of Center. Brother in law: Wesley Gregg of Conroe. Special Friends: Jeanie Degaugh of Center and Joyce Hamm of Conroe. Numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by Mother: Dorthy Cantrell, Father: Travis Cantrell and Three Brothers: Riley Cantrell, Dicky Cantrell and William Travis Cantrell. Visitation will be held from 6 pm to 8 pm, Monday, January 30, 2006 at Watson and Son Funeral Home in Center.


Brothers:
Bobby Roy Cantrell 1951 - 1951
Denton Leon Cantrell 1947 - 1983
Riley Eugene Cantrell 1949 - 1983
William Travis Cantrell 1946 - 1998

 
 
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 Parents:
  Travis D Cantrell (1922 - 2005)
  Dorothy Juanita Smith Cantrell (1927 - 1966)
 
 Siblings:
  William Travis Cantrell (1946 - 1998)*
  Denton Leon Cantrell (1947 - 1983)*
  Riley Eugene Cantrell (1949 - 1983)*
  Iris Joy Cantrell Gregg (1951 - 2006)
  Bobby Roy Cantrell (1951 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oaklawn Memorial Park
Center
Shelby County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Just Away
Originally Created by: Tracey Chelette Strong
Record added: Feb 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84429769
Iris Joy <i>Cantrell</i> Gregg
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Iris Joy <i>Cantrell</i> Gregg
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Iris Joy <i>Cantrell</i> Gregg
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