2018-06-20 / Obituaries

Doris Margaret Stokes, 85


Doris Margaret Stokes Doris Margaret Stokes Doris Margaret Stokes, 85, died Tuesday, June 12, at her home with her devoted husband of 67 years by her side.

Doris was born October 28, 1932 in Indianapolis, Indiana to Frances and Emma Byrnes. On July 15, 1950 she married the love of her life, Jack Stokes.

Doris worked at Wilco in Indianapolis as her first job followed by working as a cook at Bainbridge Elementary for many years. Doris was an active member of Roachdale Baptist Church where she served along side her husband as a deacon. Doris was always active with her family. She loved spending time with her kids and grandkids. She will be remembered for her crazy, fun-loving spirit, her laughter, her love for making jokes and most importantly her dancing.

Doris is survived by her husband, Jack; her children, Michael (Sandy) Stokes, Johnny (Delane) Stokes, Pamela (Travis) Ivers, and Mark Stokes; 19 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; five brothers, Donald, Leroy, Lawrence, Raymond, Jimmy; and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Frances and Emma; 10 siblings, Jean, Donald, Grace, Renee, Midge, Ernie, Tom, Max, Phyllis, and Wayne.

Funeral Services were held, Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Roachdale Baptist Church, 1 N. Lonoke Street, Roachdale, IN, 46172.

You are welcome to visit www.serviesmorgan.com where you may leave an online condolence for the family. Services & Morgan Funeral Home has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.

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