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Doris I. Rankin

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Loving mother and grandmother
Doris I. Rankin, 78, of Alamogordo, peacefully passed away at her home on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2009.
Doris was born Oct. 12, 1930, in Framingham, Mass., to Donald and Rebecca (Gotham) Collins. She was married to Norman A. Rankin for 59 years before his death in 2007. She was also preceded in death by a son, Norman Rankin Jr.
Survivors include a son, Colin Rankin, of Alamogordo; a daughter, Shelley Jones, and her husband, Gary, of Alamogordo; two grandsons, Brian Jones, of Phoenix, and Mark Jones, of Alamogordo; two sisters, Virginia Taylor, of Massachusetts, and Barbara Pierce, of Florida; and a brother, Gilbert, of Massachusetts.
Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009, at 10 a.m. at Monte Vista Cemetery with the Rev. Chuck Moon officiating.
Pallbearers will be Colin Rankin, Gary Jones, Brian Jones, Mark Jones, Kevin McCaslin and Mack McElheny.
Friends may call this evening from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home.
Doris was a wonderful mother and grandmother who will be in all our hearts forever.

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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Aug. 14 to Sept. 4, 2009
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