Doris Florene Middleton

Doris Florene Middleton LUBBOCK-Our beloved mother, Doris Florene Middleton went to be with the Lord surrounded by her family on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at the age of 92. She was born Dec. 13, 1919, in Crowell, Texas, to the late Dow and Doris Miller. She worked as an office manager and tenderly cared for her family. Florene married Lee Fiser Middleton on Aug. 4, 1940 in Clovis. He preceded her in death on April 28, 2006. Florene was a member of St. Christopher's Episcopal Church and Chi Omega, and was a former member of the Junior League of Lubbock. Those left to cherish her memory are her son, Sam Middleton and wife Patricia; daughter, Mary Elizabeth and husband Mickey Sharp, all of Lubbock; two grandchildren, Charlie Middleton and wife Jennifer, and Jed Middleton; and one great-grandchild, Macoy Middleton. Viewing will be from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, Nov. 20, 2012, at Combest Family Funeral Homes. Graveside services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Resthaven Memorial Park. The family wishes to express their thanks to Violet Garcia, past caregivers, Abiding Care and Interim Hospice for the love and care provided to our mom. Please celebrate the life of Florene by visiting www.combestfamilyfuneralhomes.com.

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Nov. 20, 2012