Doris Rankin November 9, 1943 to December 18, 2013
Doris Rankin, 70, of New Cambria, MO, passed away on Wednesday, December 18, 2013, at Loch Haven Nursing Home in Macon, MO.
Doris was born on November 9, 1943, in Moberly, MO, the daughter of Virgil Leslie and Ruby Alice (Burk) Gibson. She was united in marriage to Harold Rankin on September 30, 1961, in New Cambria, MO. Doris was a member of the United Church of New Cambria, Church Missionary Group, Valley Club, Alzheimer’s Association, and past member of the D.A.R. She enjoyed babysitting for family and friends, crafting, and especially spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband, Harold of the home, three children; Harold Lloyd Rankin, Jr. and wife Diana of Jefferson City, MO, Carol Jean Bartholomew and husband Doug of Bynumville, MO, Leslie James Rankin and wife Melanie of Kansas City, MO; five grandchildren, Kari Dawn Rankin, Brandon James Rankin, Hannah Elisabeth Rankin, Brooke Leslie Bartholomew, Gabriella Cardello; one sister, Dorothy Gibson of Lebanon, MO, and several nieces and nephews.
Doris was preceded in death by her parents and one daughter Carrie Rankin.
Funeral service will be on Friday, December 20, 2013, at 2:00 pm at United Church of New Cambria. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Macon. Visitation will be from 12:00 pm till time of service at the church. Memorials are suggested to Northeast Missouri Hospice. Services under the direction of Gilleland and McElwain Funeral Home of New Cambria.