|Birth: ||Nov. 23, 1922|
|Death: ||Apr. 23, 2003|
Dorothy "Elizabeth" Marquis, born in Granger, Williamson Co., TX - Daughter of Lee Edward Marquis and Mary Essie Council.
Sister of Marjorie Lynette, Mary Jeanne and John Edward Marquis.
Elizabeth married, 24 Oct 1940 in Crane, Crane Co., TX, William Robert "Bill" Edwards.
Mother of Patricia Ann, Dorothy Jean, Frankie Sue and Linda Kay Edwards.
Granddaughter of Ellis Smith Marquis Jr & Mary Ann Garner and Robert Anderson Council & Sarah Susannah Kirby.
Elizabeth died in Crane, Crane Co., TX.
Permian Basin Obituaries
Friday, May 02, 2003
CRANE - Services for (Dorothy) Elizabeth Marquis Edwards, 80, of Odessa, Texas, will be held at 11 a.m. in the Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel in Crane, Texas, with Larry Mobbs officiating. Burial will follow in the Crane County Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Home.
Elizabeth passed away, Wednesday, April 30, 2003, at her home in Odessa after a short bout with cancer. Elizabeth was born November 23, 1922 in Granger, Texas, and moved to Crane, Texas in 1937. She met and married W.R. "Bill" Edwards on October 24, 1940, in Crane, Texas, and resided in Crane until 1965.
Survivors include four daughters, Patricia Ann Self and husband, Lawrence, of Fair Oaks, Calif., Dorothy Keeney and husband, J.L., of Crane, Frankie Sue Hall and Linda Kay Green, both of Houston, Texas; 10 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren; a brother, John Marquis, Universal City, Texas; and a sister, Marjorie Slagle of San Angelo, Texas. She is also survived by a loving companion, Duane Ratliff of Andrews.
A special visitation for her Odessa friends will be held at the Hubbard-Kelly Funeral Home in Odessa from 2 to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 2, 2003.
Lee Edward Marquis (1888 - 1974)
Mary Essie Council Marquis (1891 - 1973)
William Robert Edwards (1921 - 1991)
Frankie Sue Edwards Hall (1944 - 2011)*
Marjorie Lynette Marquis Slagle (1918 - 2011)*
Mary Jeanne Marquis Berg (1919 - 1948)*
Dorothy Elizabeth Marquis Edwards (1922 - 2003)
John Edward Marquis (1927 - 2010)*
Crane Memorial Cemetery
Plot: Block 9, Lot 14
Maintained by: Shelley Slagle
Originally Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Sep 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29539896