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Doris Jean Cole

August 3, 1949 — September 16, 2020

Doris Jean Cole

Doris Jean Cole, 71-years-old, went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on September 16, 2020 at home with her family. She was born August 3, 1949 to Mr. Albert Wilson Sr. & Mrs. Ella Mae Reese (Wilson) of Caretta, WV. Doris married childhood sweetheart Odis B. Cole Sr. in 1967. They were married for 52 years and have four children. She was a devoted wife & mother. Doris was a good listener, problem solver, selfless, honest, hardworking & very outspoken. Doris really cared about people. She never met a stranger. Doris's passion was healthcare. She was a nursing assistant, loving & caring for patients. Doris was an avid artist, and she enjoyed drawing, reading, cooking, shopping, going places, spending time with her family. Doris was a strong, dedicated, christian woman. She was always giving to others. Doris loved going to church & God! Doris leaves behind her children, Tiffany Carson & husband Will Carson, Crystal Cole, Shawn Cole, & Odis Cole Jr.; her grandchildren, Keyshyia, Mello, Kristian, & Justin; mother-in-law, Geneva Cole; sisters-in-law, Diane & husband Buford Whiteside, Anna Jean Horton, Sharon Cole, and brother-in-law Ronnie Cole. Doris had 8 siblings, Willie Wilson, Albert Wilson Jr., Geraldine Keith, Benny Wilson, Tyrone Wilson, Lorraine Wilson, Dorothy Wilson, and Margaret Wilson; along with several nephews and nieces. Doris will be deeply missed by her health care workers from UT Hospice, doctors, friends, family, and all who knew her. She will also be especially missed by her furbaby "Roxie". You were the light of our lives, may you rest in peace! Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, September 25, 2020 at Andrew Johnson National Cemetery in Greeneville, TN. Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home in Jefferson City, TN 865-475-3892
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Friday, September 25, 2020

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Andrew Johnson National Cemetery

121 Monument Ave, Greeneville, TN 37743

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