Doris Dale Shamblin

Doris Dale Shamblin, 60, of Point Enterprise, passed away June 20, 2013 at her mother’s residence. Graveside services will be held Sunday, June 23, at 2 p.m. at Point Enterprise Cemetery with Rev. James Herrington and Rev. Eddie Hayworth officiating. No formal family visitation will be held.

Doris was born Oct. 19, 1952 in Mexia, to Donald David and Mary Ann Taylor Shamblin. She served many years as an office manager in Mexia. Doris was a member of the First Baptist Church of Point Enterprise, where she served as the church treasurer, Sunday school director, and taught Sunday School and Missions Friends on Wednesdays. Her hobbies included cross stitch and elephant collecting.

Shamblin was preceded in death by her father, Donald David “Pookie” Shamblin.

Survivors include her mother, Mary Ann Shamblin of Point Enterprise; sisters, Darlene Archer and husband, Jerry, of Forest Glade, Donna Kay Shamblin, of Point Enterprise and Cheryl Dee Tucker and husband, David, of Mexia; brother, James David Shamblin and wife, Barbara, of Point Enterprise; a host of nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews and special friends, James and Doris Herrington of Point Enterprise.

Honorary pallbearers are her nephews, Robert Murphy, Johnny Murphy, Bruce Tucker, James Tucker and Cory Shamblin.
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Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.