Doris Jean Williams of Cuba, Missouri was born June 27, 1948 at St. Louis, Missouri to the union of Benjamin and Lillian (Nee: Hodge) Shoemaker and left from this life on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at Cuba, Missouri at the age of 65 years. Doris worked as an office manager for Dr. Vo in Sullivan for many years before her health required that she retire in 2011. Doris loved to shop either at the store or off of the TV. She was a member of QVC and the Home Shopping Network on TV. She shopped so much with them that they would send her free gifts just to say "Thank You". She enjoyed reading, karaoke and collected lots of things, especially jewelry. Doris truly enjoyed being mom and grandma and spent the entire year shopping for Christmas presents for her family. Doris believed her purpose in life was to take care of her family and to spoil them. Doris was a loving daughter, sister, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister-in-law, aunt, great aunt, cousin and friend. She will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her. Doris is preceded in death by her parents Benjamin and Lillian Shoemaker, two brothers Russell and Ben Shoemaker and other relatives and friends. Those who are left to treasure her memory and to continue her legacy is her four loving daughters Gina and husband Rich Nosrati of Dixon, California, Kimberly Franke of Rolla, Missouri, Amy and husband John Hensley of Cuba and Becky Pohlmann and friend Johnny Seitz, ten grandchildren Lori, Kayla, Kristen, Bethany, Chase, Grant, Nicholas, Dillon, Olivia and Stevi, four great grandchildren, four brothers Lonnie and wife Barb Shoemaker of Phoenix, Arizona, Richard and wife Donna Shoemaker of Sullivan, Missouri, Stan and wife Mel Shoemaker of Owensville, Missouri and Lester Shoemaker of Sullivan, one sister Pat Sowash of St. Louis, Missouri, nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held Saturday, January 11, 2014 from 2:00 till 4:00 PM at the Mizell Funeral Home, 904 W Washington, Cuba, Missouri. Funeral service will be held at 4:00 PM Saturday, January 11, 2014 at the Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba. Special music will be "Amazing Grace", "When I Get Where I'M Going", "See You Again" and "Wind Beneath My Wings". Private interment and prayers will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery, Cuba, Missouri. The Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba is honored to be serving the Doris's family.
Saturday, January 11th, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home
Saturday, January 11th, 2014 4:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home