Doris Smith Stringer


Graveside services for Doris Smith Stringer, 104, of Tyler, are scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday, March 18, at Rose Hill Cemetery with Dr. Doug Baker officiating under direction of Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home.

Mrs. Stringer passed away on Friday, March 15, 2013, in Tyler. She was born Oct. 23, 1908, in Tucumcari, N.M., to the late Doc and Beulah Rollins Smith. She has lived in Tyler 80-plus years, was a retired school teacher for Tyler ISD and was a longtime member of Marvin United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Dee Stringer.

She is survived by her son, Jack Stringer; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Mar. 17, 2013
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