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Doris Marie Atkinson

September 11, 1928November 15, 2020

Doris Marie Atkinson, 92, passed into eternal rest on November 15, 2020. She was born September 11, 1928 in Houston, Texas to parents Mary and Sam Zuckero. Her life career was being an awesome homemaker, wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. She loved to fish; in fact, she and her husband at one time had a bait shop at Kickapoo, Texas on Lake Livingston. Gardening and canning the vegetables she grew, crocheting, quilting and embroidering were her passions.

Doris was preceded in death by: her parents, husband Jimmy Atkinson, sister Jessie Frady, great-granddaughters Kayla Wisenbaker and Morgan Sligar and great-great-granddaughter Lilian Rose Carlson. Left to cherish her memory are: son Johnny Atkinson, daughter Jeanne Wisenbaker and her husband Eugene, daughter Debra Sligar and her husband Wesley, daughter Darla LaGarce and her husband James, 18 grandchildren, and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Family and friends will gather for services on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at Brookside Funeral Home and Memorial Park, 13747 Eastex Freeway, Houston, Texas 77039. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. with the funeral service to begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. with interment to follow.

Pallbearers are: Troy Wisenbaker, Edward Wisenbaker, Nicholas Wisenbaker, Felicia LaGarce, Gabriel LaGarce, Billy Sligar, Jimmy Sligar, Steven Sligar

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Julie Muro

November 20, 2020

I pray your family soon replaces your sorrow with your lifetimes of happy memories.
Julie Muro

Benny & Roberta Hodges

November 19, 2020

Mrs Doris was an exceptional lady. Reminds me a lot of my own mother. Have know this family for over 40 years and she and her husband are staples in this area. Love you all Debra, Wesley. Darla, James, Jeanie, and the whole family and surely the grandsons and granddaughters. Love and Rest in Peace Ms Doris🙏🥰

Verna Jean Sommerlatte-Arriola

November 17, 2020

My heart goes out to all of you. I know what it's like to lose your mom. Aunt Doris was such a sweetheart to everyone that crossed her path. May all of your memories comfort you through this trying season of your lives. I love you all.

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