Anne Dorris

Anne Dorris (McIsaac)

Saturday, January 26th, 1935 - Monday, August 12th, 2019
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Anne McIsaac Dorris of Asheville, NC was born January 26, 1935 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. She is the widow of Hugh Dorris and the daughter of Claire House McIsaac and Alfred Cameron McIsaac. She went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on August 12,
After graduating from Girls Preparatory School in Chattanooga, Tennessee she went to the University of Florida then transferred to Memphis State University. It was during her time at Memphis State University that she met and soon married her husband Hugh Duncan Dorris (Sr). Upon graduating from Memphis State, she taught school in Memphis while Hugh completed dental school at the University of Tennessee. After Hugh completed dental school, the couple moved to Cobb County Georgia where they lived for over 50 years. In 2012, the couple moved to Asheville, NC to be closer to family. Anne was a member of Arden Presbyterian Church.
Anne is survived by her daughter, Claire (John) Spencer of Madison, MS; and son, Duncan Jr. (Mary) Dorris of Asheville, NC. She has seven grandchildren whom she loved greatly: Jack and Cameron Spencer; Duncan (III), Molly, Rebekah, James (Ellie) and Mack Dorris.
She was preceded in death by her son, Miles Coleman Dorris.
The family would like to thank Amy Messer Morgan, the people of Givens Gerber Park, Young Home Care, Care Partners Hospice Team and Brooks-Howell Home for their kindness and excellent care over the past weeks and months.
Interment will take place at a later date at Midway Presbyterian Church, Powder Springs, GA.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Arden Presbyterian Church and Samaritan‘s
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Reuel Hamilton

Posted at 06:29pm
A marvelous lady and a fine friend for 54 years. Loved Hugh and Anne greatly. Lunched in Waynesville maybe 2 years ago. Would attend Asheville service if any. Reuel and Virginia Hamilton.

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