Doris Cory

Tuesday, December 27, 2005

Doris Cory, 97, of Batesville died Dec. 18, 2005, in Batesville. She was born Oct. 7, 1908, in Sandwich, Ill., the daughter of Osman Anfinsen and Esther Nelson Anfinsen. She was a homemaker and a member of First United Methodist Church of Batesville. She taught typing and shorthand and was a secretary. She moved to Arkansas in 1949.

Survivors include a daughter, Sarah Cory of Glendale, Ariz. And she had dear friends in Sharp County.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Herbert Cory; an infant daughter, Jeanette Esther Cory; two sisters, Alta Anfinsen and Verna Anfinsen.

A memorial service was held Dec. 19 at Roller Crouch Chapel in Batesville with Rev. LaVon Post officiating.

Memorials are preferred to Wildlife Trust, 460 W. 34th Street, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10001.