LAMESA Deloris Green, 77, formerly of Stephenville, passed away Saturday, March 8, 2008 in Lamesa.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 11, 2008, at the Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel with Bill McKee officiating and assisted by Dwayne Lamberson. Interment will follow at the Hightower Cemetery in Erath County. The family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m. this evening at Stephenville Funeral Home.

Deloris was born on April 18, 1930, in Shannon, to the late U. W. and Dicy Smith McKnight. She married D. C. Green on Dec. 28, 1945, in Glen Rose. He preceded her in death Oct. 8, 1973. Deloris was a Baptist and a grocery clerk. She had lived in Lamesa since 1999.

Deloris is survived by her daughter, Linda Smith of Lamesa; sons Brad Green and Don Green, both of Stephenville; sisters Wilma Turner of Wichita Falls, Minnie Belle Sechrist of Palmer and Gracie Watson of Ava, Mo., and brother Clayton McKnight of Dallas; 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Published March 10, 2008

Stephenville Empire-Tribune