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Doris Cain

Thursday, December 27, 2001

ESSEX - Doris Cain, 90, died Dec. 26, 2001, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.

Born Feb. 9, 1911, at Frisco, daughter of the late Gardner Alexander and Mary Alice Starks Ray, she had lived in Essex most of her life and formerly taught at the Hale School. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Dexter.

On Jan. 9, 1935, in Dexter, she married Glendon G. Cain who preceded her in death on July 10, 1974.

She was also preceded in death by one son, Robert Ray Cain who died in 1944; four brothers; and four sisters.

Survivors include: one son, Don Cain of Matthews; two sisters, Ruth Marshall of Poplar Bluff and Olive Mitchell of Rogers, Ark.; and two grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from noon Friday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter until time of services at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Fred Leist of Dexter officiating.

Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.