NEWPORT NEWS - Doris Tilman Muir, daughter of the late Marion and Hattie Tilman passed away Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012.
She was a native of Newport News, born April 5, 1921. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She worked and retired after 32 years as a secretary in the Machine Shop Dept., of the Newport News Shipyard. She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church and a charter member of the senior choir (Heart Throbs); a member of the TEL class and had been a member of other various organizations.
Doris was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel C. Muir; sister, Vera Sigler; brother, M. Grayson Tilman; and grandson, Jeffrey Muir.
She is survived by her children, Danny Muir and his wife, Patty of Yorktown, and Donna Muir of the home; grandchildren, Lisa Berg and her husband, Don, Todd Muir and his wife, Magun; great-grandchildren, Hattie Berg, and Sarah and Chloe Muir, all of Yorktown; many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at Liberty Baptist Church, with a service to follow at 2 p.m., by the Rev. Joe Hunt. Burial will follow in Peninsula Memorial Park.
Peninsula Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.