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Doris Ellis Pope

Doris Anita Ellis Pope, 77, of Dunlap made her journey home on Tuesday morning, April 2, 2013. 

She was a member of Way of the Cross Baptist Church and will always be remembered for her beautiful quilt tops and home cooking. She was a retired hairdresser, beloved mother, wife and friend to all.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Ellis and Minnie Whitlow Ellis Jacocks.

Survivors include her husband, Don Pope; three daughters, Cindy (Jerry) Martin of Las Vegas, Nevada, Lisa (Steve) Hamilton and Rosie Nunley, both of Dunlap; son, Danny (Carol) Dennis of Chattanooga; four grandchildren, Danielle Lynch, Andrew Dennis, Heather Utecht and Amber Nunley; and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Friday, April 5 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Lanny Tate officiating. Burial was in Pope Cemetery.

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Standefer-Reed Funeral Home of Dunlap was in charge of arrangements.

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