MORMON, FLORA A. (1928 ~ 2006). The following is an obituary for Flora A. Mormon, spouse of Jimmie L. Mormon a former member of the Texas Municipal Retirement System. The obituary was provided by Weed - Corley - Fish Funeral Home of Austin.
"Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. Flora passed away peacefully with her family at her side. She was challenged with several health difficulties, but was active and loving.
She was a giving person who always thought of others first. After graduation her first job was with the U.S. Times in Little Rock, Arkansas. Most of her earnings were spent on gifts for her parents, sisters, brothers, nieces and nephews.
Flora was born Flora Alice Waldrip in Locust Bayou, Arkansas on August 24, 1928 to Algia Franklin Waldrip and Abbie Parker Waldrip.
Flora was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Dewitt Waldrip.
She is survived by her husband, Jimmie L. Mormon; son, Randy Mormon and wife Shaun; daughter, Suzie Rathke and husband Ron; grandsons, Skyler, Bruce and Allen; granddaughters, Lindsey and Renee; sisters, Mary Sue Blann, Melba Dunn and Maxine Stewart; brother, Talmadge Waldrip; and several nieces and nephews.
Flora's family will receive visitors from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, July 24th at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 25, 2006 at Highland Village Church of Christ, 4716 Bull Creek Road. Burial will follow at the Texas State Cemetery.
The family expresses our thanks to friends and family for their loving support and thoughtfulness during Flora's illness and appreciation to Dr. Tom S. McHorse and nurse Karen, Dr. James Pohl and Dr. Michael Teneriello.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Hospice Austin, 4107 Spicewood Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78759. We deeply appreciate their support and compassion, especially Natoma, Alice and Griselda."
Further information available through the Texas State Cemetery research department.