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Doris C. Wilson

January 8, 1937 ~ July 3, 2021 (age 84)


Doris C. Wilson, 84, of Center, Tx passed away on July 3 ,2021, in Nacogdoches, Texas. She was born on January 8, 1937, to the late Archie and Eva Coey.

Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at 11 AM at Mangum Funeral Home, Center, Texas. Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 6, 2021, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Mangum Funeral Home.

Doris Grew up in New Caney TX and was proud she was a GED recipient. She met the love of her life in Cleveland TX in 1953, he was a bus driver, and she was a potential passenger who he left behind. One of her friends on the bus made him back up and pick her and the rest is history.

She was a member of the Providence Missionary Baptist Church. Doris loved to Read when she had the time but cooking and spending time with her family was one of her greatest Blessings.

Survived by Daughters, Lela Hogan-husband Carl from Wills Point; Stacy Gee and Rebecca Wilson both from Center; Brother, James Willie Coey; Grandchildren, Joshua Hogan-Wife Tiffani; Great Grandchildren, Wyatt Mathew Hogan and numerous nieces and nephews and family and friends.

Preceded in death by Husband Alonzo Lafayette (Pate) Wilson, Son-in-Law Johnny Mike Gee, Parents Archie James Coey and Eva Gertrude Byers, Sisters- Evelyn Musick and Sharon Coey.

Memorial Donations can be made to Providence Missionary Baptist and Fannie Brown Booth Library, P.O. Box 751 Center TX, 75935.

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July 6, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Mangum Funeral Home
420 San Augustine St
Center, Texas 75935

Funeral Service
July 7, 2021

11:00 AM
Mangum Funeral Home
420 San Augustine St
Center, Texas 75935


Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
854 CR 1273
Center, TX 75935

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