McDorman, Louise

Louise McDorman, 92, of Clovis died Friday, Feb. 10, 2006, at Fairhaven Assisted Living.

She was born Jan. 5, 1914, to Harry and Lydia Speck Nuckoles in Basic City, Va.

She married Walter T. McDorman on Nov. 23, 1933, in Hagerstown, Md. She was briefly employed with Staunton Steam Laundry in Staunton. After marrying, she lived in Washington, D.C., and Roanoke, Va. She settled in Richmond, Va., in 1941. She was homemaker and mother and lived in Richmond most of her life. She moved to Artesia in 1997 and attended Trinity Temple. In 2001 she moved to Clovis.

She is preceded in death by her husband; a son, Robert (Bobby) McDorman; her parents; and a sister, Frances Echard.

She is survived by two daughters, Patsy Steinbrugge of Overland Park, Kan., and Linda McDorman-Rich (and husband, Willis) of Clovis; a sister-in- law, Lydia Keller of Staunton, Va.; 11 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and a number of great great-grandchildren.

Pastor Bobby Argo of Artesia will officiate services.

Cremation has taken place.

Burial will be held in Richmond, Va., at a later date.

The family suggests memorials be made to the High Plains Federal Credit Union for the construction of a “Living Memorial Garden in honor of Louise McDorman.

Arrangements are by Muffley Funeral Home in Clovis.