Doris Norred Cobb
Doris Norred Cobb, 83, of Leander, formerly of
Austin, departed this life on Friday, December 24,
2004. She was born March 9, 1921, in Burnet County,
Texas, the daughter of the late Sam Norred, Sr.
and Kate Mitcheltree. Her family was one of the
early settlers of Burnet County.
Doris was also preceded in death by an infant sister,
Madge Norred; a brother, S. J. "Jake" Norred,
Jr.; a sister, Kate Estepp; a
granddaughter, Audra Cobb; and a nephew, Kenneth
Known for her cooking and for being an expert
seamstress, Doris was a loving friend, mother,
grandmother, and great-grandmother. A member of the
Leander Church of Christ, Doris leaves behind many
loving friends and family.
She is survived by her two sons and daughter-in-law,
Dewain and Carolyn Cobb of Austin and Larry
and Barbara Cobb of Weatherford; grandchildren,
Chanel and husband Tim, Anissa and
husband Doug, and Adam;
great-grandchildren, Morgan and Joel;
and a nephew, Wade Estepp.
The family will receive friends between 6 and 8 p.m.,
Monday, December 27, 2004 at the Cook-Walden/Capital
Parks Funeral Home, with Minister Bill Snow
officiating. Internment will follow at the adjoining
Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are
suggested to the Audra Cobb Memorial Scholarship Fund
at Abilene Christian University, or to the Leander
Church of Christ.