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Dorothy Lee McKissick Ayers
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1912
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 2003
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA

Ayers, Dorothy Lee

Dorothy Lee Ayers, age 91, a 48 year resident of Austin, and formerly of Topsy, Texas, died Saturday, December 13, 2003. She was a member of the Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jessie James Ayers, Sr.; son, Floyd Ayers; brothers, J.D. McKissick and Robert McKissick. She is survived by her daughters, Betty Gebert and husband, Emmett of Austin, Emily Gilmore and husband, G.W. of Ranger, Texas, Margaret Knox and husband, Gary of Haslet, Geraldine Hays and husband, Danny of Pflugerville, Carolyn Buchanan and husband, Bill of Austin; sons, Jessie Ayers and wife, Jean of Kempner, Donald Ayers and wife, Sue of Georgetown, and Ronald Ayers of Killeen; sisters, Una Dell Watson of New Mexico, Edrie Mae Kirk of Ft. Worth, Bennie Brooks of Comanche and Mildred Dunn of Hasse; brother, Billy McKissick of Grand Prairie; and 26 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Monday, December 15, 2003, at Cook-Walden Funeral Home . Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 16, 2003, at Austin Memorial Park located on Hancock Drive in Austin. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Odyssey Hospice, Stonebridge Health Center and to Dr. Peggy Russell. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Ayers memory to Odyssey Hospice of Austin. Mothers and roses are much the same, both are God's masterpiece, each with a different name.

Source Citation: Newspaper: Austin American-Statesman, The; Publication Date: 16 Dec 2003; Publication Place: Austin, TX, United States
 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Franklin McKissick (1880 - 1957)
  Elizabeth Weaver McKissick (1890 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessie James Ayers (1905 - 1968)
 
 Children:
  Floyd AYERS (1943 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joe Dildy McKissick (1910 - 1991)*
  Dorothy Lee McKissick Ayers (1912 - 2003)
  Edrie Mae McKissick Kirk (1915 - 2007)*
  Bennie McKissick Brooks (1917 - 2006)*
  Annie Laura McKissick (1920 - 1923)*
  Mildred Lou McKissick Dunn (1928 - 2016)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Austin Memorial Park Cemetery
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 12, 2007
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Dorothy Lee <i>McKissick</i> Ayers
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