Doris E. Hall, devoted to family

December 13, 2012

Doris E. Hall, 83, of Millsboro, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012.

Mrs. Hall was born July 9, 1929, to the late Harry and Etta Robinson Burton.  In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years, Albert Hall; and brothers, Elwood, Robert Jr. and Ervin Burton.

She was employed at Bunting Nursery in the packing and shipping department for over 29 years.  She was a member of Dickerson Chapel A.M. E. Church. She loved gardening, flowers, trees and plants. She was devoted to her family and grandchildren.

She is survived by a daughter, Shirley Sample of Millsboro; a son, Robert Burton and his wife Terri of Magnolia; brothers, Frederick Burton and wife Gertrude of Whaleyville, Md. and Gerald Burton and wife Dorena of Millsboro; sisters, Mary Ann Adkins  of Millsboro and Patsy Oliver and husband Norman of Salisbury, Md.;  five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Dec. 14, at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St., Millsboro, where friends may call after 10:30 a.m.

The Rev. Richard Worthy will officiate.  Burial will follow at Old Field Cemetery, Millsboro.