OBITUARY

Doris Rohde Morton

January 1, 1925May 26, 2018

Doris Rohde Morton, 93, passed away on Saturday, May 26, 2018 in Houston, Texas. Doris was born on January 1, 1925 in Yoakum, Texas to Charlie William Henry Rohde, Sr. and Cora Woliver Rohde.

Doris is preceded in death by both of her parents; brothers William Frederick Rohde and Charlie William Henry Rohde, Jr.; and sisters Edith Butler, Dorothy Jones, Cora Lee Lowrie and Marion Babbitt.

She is survived by her son Robert Allen Morton, Jr.; daughter Susan D. Tillman and husband Kyle; sisters Betty Jean Jacob, and Margaret Cannon and husband George; grandchildren Adrienne Schultz and husband Andrew, and Kristen Davis and husband Cory; great-grandchildren Riley and Peyton Davis, Sara, Andrew and Olivia Schultz.

Ms. Morton was a member of the Baptist faith.

Funeral service will be on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 11:00 am in The Hunters Creek Chapel at Earthman Funeral Directors, 8303 Katy Freeway, Houston, Texas 77024. Graveside service will follow immediately at Oak Grove Cemetery in Yoakum, Texas.

  • FAMILY

  • Doris is preceded in death by both of her parents; brothers William Frederick Rohde and Charlie William Henry Rohde, Jr.; and sisters Edith Butler, Dorothy Jones, Cora Lee Lowrie and Marion Babbitt.

    She is survived by her son Robert Allen Morton, Jr.; daughter Susan D. Tillman and husband Kyle; sisters Betty Jean Jacob, and Margaret Cannon and husband George; grandchildren Adrienne Schultz and husband Andrew, and Kristen Davis and husband Cory; great-grandchildren Riley and Peyton Davis, Sara, Andrew and Olivia Schultz.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, May 30, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, May 30, 2018
  • Graveside Wednesday, May 30, 2018
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Doris Rohde Morton

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Becky Gilliam Malmberg

May 28, 2018

I got to know Doris through my Dad, Bill Gilliam. Doris was my Dad's mom's ( Verna Marie Wooliver Gilliam) niece. When we were taking care of Dad we called Doris a lot and visited. Dad really enjoyed their phone visits. Our sympathy to her son who took care of her and the rest of her family.

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