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Lola Fern Dockins

Thursday, August 28, 2003

Born 8-15-1923 -- Died 8-15-2003

Lola Fern Killian Dockins, daughter of the late Frank

Killian and Agnes Fountain Killian, was born Aug. 15,

1923, in Norfork, Ark. She died Aug. 15, 2003, in

Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 80 years.

She married Eldridge Dockins in June 1940 in

Mountain Home.

She spent most of her working years at Baxter Lab and

she retired after 25 years of employment. She was of

the Methodist faith.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Kenard

and Alice Dockins of Brockwell, Ark.; two daughters and

a son-in-law -- Sue Walker, and Joan and Kern Robins,

all of Jefferson City, Mo.; a sister, Beatrice Lawrence of

Norfork,; and five grandchildren -- Bobby Dockins,

Kenny Robbins, Kennette Lake, Kim Peters and Karla


Fern was preceded in death by her parents; Frank

Killian and Agnes Fountain Killian; her husband,

Eldridge Dockins; two brothers -- Bill and Dave Killian;

four sisters -- Ruby Stewart, Della Mae Stewart, Bernice

Skidmore and Mary Light.

The funeral was Aug. 19 at Roman and Billy Howard

Memorial Chapel with Steve Stevenson officiating.

Inter-ment was in Violet Hill Cemetery under the

direction of Eddie's Family Funeral Home in Melbourne.

Pallbearers were Sam Sharp, J.C. Majors, Howard,

Blanken-ship, Danny Blankenship, Charles

Washington and Kenny Robins.