Originally created 03/18/03

Mrs. Ora Young-Witherspoon (ARLINGTON, Texas)



ARLINGTON, Texas - Ora Angeline Young-Witherspoon, 93, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2003, at Arbrook Plaza. She joined her husband of 52 years, Sam Clanden Witherspoon, 1908-1993, in eternal peace. Funeral service will be Wednesday, March 19, 2003, at 10 a.m. at Park Row Church of Christ, 915 West Park Row, Arlington. Burial in Parkdale Cemetery, Arlington. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at the funeral home. Ora was born in Parker County, Texas on June 24, 1909 to parents, Frank D. Young and Susan Annie Robinson-Young of Weatherford. Ora was a life-long homemaker who worked in public school lunch rooms and more than a decade in wardrobe at Six Flags Over Texas. Ora was preceded in death by her husband; in-laws, Ona Dee and Dosha Witherspoon of Grand Prairier; seven brothers; three sisters; and one sister-in-law. Survivors include her only child, Jack L. Witherspoon of Arlington; four sisters-in-law; and multi generations of nieces and nephews. Moore Funeral home, N. Davis Drive, Arlington (817) 275-2711. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle March 18, 2003