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April 2, 1921 - April 3, 2005

     Doris Dunkum Kirkpatrick, 83, of Marlin, died Sunday April 3, 2005. Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 5, 2005 at Calvary Cemetery with Dr. Holly Mitchell officiating.

     Mrs. Kirkpatrick was born in Marlin, Texas April 21, 1921 to Willis Garrett and Edith Dunkum. She was a graduate of the University of Texas in Austin receiving a Bachelors Degree in Psychology. Doris taught school in Marlin and was a lifelong member of the First Presbyterian Church.

     Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Bill Kirkpatrick of Marlin; daughters, Jean Kirkpatrick of Dallas, Susan Kirkpatrick Eagle and husband Patrick of Dallas; brother, W. G. Dunkum, Jr., and wife Barbara of Marlin; grandchildren, Lauren Eagle of Dallas and Austin Kirkpatrick Eagle of Dallas.

     Adams Funeral Home of Marlin was in charge of the arrangements.