Mrs. Doris L. Carner went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Thursday morning, March 8, 2007, in Santa Fe.
Born January 22, 1921 in Pittsfield, MA, Mrs. Carner had been a resident of Santa Fe since 1994, previously a 39-year resident of Hitchcock. She was a dedicated homemaker, was a member of First United Methodist Church of Hitchcock, Eastern Star lodge, VFW Post #5400 Ladies Auxiliary in Santa Fe, FOE Aerie #3789 in Santa Fe and enjoyed cooking, camping, painting, playing bridge, dominoes, cards, working puzzles and dancing.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Frank A. Carner; parents Samuel and Susan (Morley) Lewis; brother, Samuel Lewis Jr. and grandson, John T. Grubb, IV.
Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, David F. and Patsy Carner of Galveston, James G. and Sarah Carner of LaMarque; daughters and sons-in-law, Candy Lea and James Hanks of Santa Fe, Linda Sue and Larry Russell of Friendswood, grandchildren and their spouses, Frank and Jackie Carner, Colby and Brandy Carner, Erik Carner, Chad Carner, Kim S. and Brad Rich, Kristi Hanks, Candice Hanks, Ashley and Daniel Claypole, Amber and Clay Roberts, Angela Ceccacci, Lawrence Russell, II, Ash and Rebecca Ayers; 9 great-grandchildren and sister, Elizabeth Fay Anderson and husband, Martin of Alaska.
Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 10, 2007, in the chapel of Hayes Funeral Home with Dr. Michael Deaton officiating. Interment will follow at Grace Memorial Park Cemetery.
Casketbearers will be Colby Carner, Frank Carner, Erik Carner, Chad Carner, Lawrence Russell and Brad Rich. Honorary bearers will be Roy (Bo) Lorfing, Doug Anderson and Robert Anderson.
Friends may call from 5 - 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, 10412 Highway 6, (409) 925-3501.
The family would like to thank John Sealy Hospital 10th floor geriatric ward doctors and nurses and VITAS Hospice for their loving care. They are angels from above. A special thank you to Lois Kalbow for her love and support during this difficult time. www.hayesfuneralhome.com