The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

October 19, 2012

Dora Wilhite

Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Services for Dora Lee Wilhite will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Bethlehem Baptist Church with Dr. R. Roach officiating. Burial will be in Grundy Memorial Park.

Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today at Grace & Mercy Funeral Home in Greenville.

She passed away Oct. 13, 2012.

Dora Lee Harrell was born May 15, 1926, in Caddo Mills to the parentage of Jessie and Loudie Loucile Harrell. She received her education from the Caddo Mills School District and was a Registered Nurse for many years. In 1950 she married Bernice Davis, then later married Roy Wilhite in 1959. She served on many auxiliaries and was a faithful member of Bethlehem Baptist Church for more than 60 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, four sisters, three brothers and one daughter.

Those left to cherish her memories are one daughter, Fannie Lee Davis; two sons, Roosevelt  Davis (Bosco) and Johnny Roy Davis (Coaco), all of Greenville; one grandchild, Dorthy Davis of Greenville; one great-grandchild, Courtland Davis of Dallas; one sister, Frankie Thursby-Pippens; two sisters-in-law, Allene Harrell of Greenville and Shirley Thursby of Plano; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

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