Doris Dillingham

Published 12:00 am Thursday, June 10, 2010

NATCHEZ — Services for Doris Louise McIlwain Roberts Dillingham, 75, of Vidalia, who died Wednesday, June 9, 2010, at Promise Hospital, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Laird Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Russell Wagoner officiating.

Burial will follow at Jersey Settlers Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Mrs. Dillingham was born Nov. 23, 1934, in Natchez, the daughter of Woodie and Ruby Finley McIlwain.

Survivors include her husband of 41 years, Carroll Buster Dillingham; three daughters, Victoria S. Roberts of Denver, Colo., Ruby Andrus and husband, Glen, of Ferriday and JoAnn Carney Bean of Natchez; grandchildren, Shawn M. Coon, David and Jennifer Mirra, Eve Ann Carney, Stephanie and Chop Wheeler, Chris and Catherine Carney and Gloria Mirra; 11 great-grandchildren; and one brother, Douglas McIlwain and wife, Carol.

Pallbearers will be Carroll Buster Dillingham, Glenn Coleman, Glenn Andrus, Steve Reeder, David Upton, Dusty McIlwain, Mike Upton and Lee Edward Gillespie.

Honorary pallbearers will be Charles Carraway and Morrell Golman.

Memorials may be made to the Paralyzed Veterans Association.

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