Willie Jean Dorris
Posted By Sparta Live | February 4, 2002 12:00 am
Willie Jean Dorris, 68, of Sparta, passed away Feb. 2, 2002, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Dorris was born June 1, 1933, in Logan, W.V., to Columbus Adair and Dora Ashbury Adair.
She was a homemaker.
Dorris was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her husband, Thomas Dorris of Sparta; seven children, Odetta Clary, Frances Dorris, Wende Seabolt, Tammi Stafford and Thomas Dorris II all of Sparta, Anita Kennedy of West Virginia and Wallace Dial of Indiana; two brothers, John Adair of Ohio and Bobby Adair of West
Virginia; two sisters, Marie Kennedy and Geraldine Rowe both of West Virginia; 14 grandchildren, Bo Dorris, Thrana Hunt, Nikita Owens, Jessica McMillen, Steven Sparks, Ashley Seabolt, Nikki Dorris, Rachel Stafford, Natasha Dorris, Eric Dial, Scott Dial, Chelsea Sherrell, Kayla Clary and Kasey Clary; and one great grandchild, Megan Owens.
Services will be held at 1 p.m., Feb. 5, 2002, at the chapel of Thurman Funeral Home with burial in Board Valley Cemetery. Bro. Carl Bullis will officiate.
Thurman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.