DORIS JEAN EASTER
Doris Jean Easter, 85, of Stout, died Thursday, March 27, 2014, at SOMC Hospice. A native of Portsmouth, she was born July 22, 1928, to the late John McCorkle and Margaret Daniels McCorkle.
A homemaker, Jean was a faithful Christian and was a member of the D.A.R.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David E. Easter, on October 17, 2013; a son, David Easter II; and a great-great-grandson, Derrick Lee.
Jean is survived by two sons, Terry (Janet) Easter, and Jerry (Randy) Easter; one daughter, Tammy (Roger) Brannan of McDermott; seven grandchildren, Teresa Richardson, J.D. Easter, Kerry Stambaugh, Shannon Scott, Lori Grooms, Lee Easter, and Sarah Vetrano; and 11 great-grandchildren, Caela, Darius, Sheldon, Mariah, Shelby, Hunter, Alexis, Austin, Courtney, Hannah, and Kayleen.
The family would like to express a special thank you to SOMC-SVCU, Dr. Gilbert and his staff, to SOMC Hospice, Chaplin Peter Michael, and to Jennifer Estep.
Visitation will be 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, March 31, 2014, at F.C. Daehler Mortuary Company in Portsmouth, followed by a graveside service at McKendree Cemetery with Reverend Darrel Musick officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to SOMC Hospice, 2201 25th Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662.