Dateline: November 21, 2002
Jean Donaho of LaGrange, beloved wife, mother, grandmother,
great-grandmother, sister and friend, passed away October 28, 2002, after
a brief struggle with cancer. Graveside services were at 2:00 p.m.,
Wednesday, October 30, 2002, at Coolidge Cemetery in Coolidge, Texas.
was born June 21, 1936, in Coolidge. She was a LaGrange resident for the
past five years and prior to that a longtime Clarendon resident. Her
giving, caring, and loving life will continue to be an inspiration to all
who knew and loved her. She was preceded in death by her precious infant
daughter, Deborah Jean; infant son, Allen Dale; and her parents, John and
Mertie Creacy Ives.
is survived by her loving husband, Jim Donaho of LaGrange; three sons,
Mike Nance and wife Jeanice of Lexington, Texas; Gary Nance and wife Lynn
of Elgin, Texas; Steve and wife Theresa of Highland Village, Texas; stepdaughter
Jeanette Wenzel and husband Billy of Memphis, Tenn.;and stepson Jimmy
Donaho of Temple, Texas. She is also survived by her dear grandchildren
Brian Nance, Barbi Nance Barrios, Teri Nance Hutchison, Christi Nance,
Cory Nance, Ashlee Nance, Derek Nance and nine great-grandchildren. Her
brother, Doyle Ives and wife Bobby of Baytown, Texas;and sister,
Barbara Ives Barnett and husband Larry of Spring, Texas, plus numerous
nieces nephews and friends who will miss her greatly.
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