Doris's Story

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Mrs. Doris R. Nash, 92 of Lebanon passed away March 7th at her home. Doris was born July 29, 1925 in Lynchburg, VA, a daughter of the now late John Wesley Reams and Minnie Groninger Reams.
She graduated from Brookville High School with honors. Since the war was on, she immediately went to work serving the rationing board of Campbell County. She later worked in the executive offices of Craddock - Terry Shoe Corporation who made large quantities of shoes and boots for the military as well as the general public.
In 1950 Doris was married to James R. Nash. They have spent 67 wonderful years together. He survives. She and James started their own real estate investment firm in the fifties. Doris did much of the work in the firm until in her nineties. It is a growing venture today with several Lebanon properties.
She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. In addition to serving her family, she enjoyed working in their real estate business, serving as a Den Mother for the Cub Scouts and volunteering at her beloved Presbyterian Church in Naples Florida where they lived for 22 years.
She was a member of the Lighthouse Baptist Church of Lebanon and a former member of the Shriners Ladies Auxiliary.
Survivors include, in addition to her husband, two sons, James R. Nash Jr. of Raleigh, North Carolina and Larry K. Nash of Lebanon, one sister, Shirley Moses of Lynchburg, Virginia and six grandchildren, Nicole Nash of Lebanon and Ashley Thompson of Avon, Christy and Cassie Nash of Raleigh, North Carolina and Andrew and Brandon Limoges of Dallas, Texas and four great grandchildren all of Dallas, Texas.
Doris was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, William Reams.
There will be a memorial service at the Lighthouse Baptist Church at 858 W 250 N, Lebanon, IN on Saturday March 24th at 11:00 A.M.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her honor to The Lighthouse Baptist Church.
Published on March 14, 2018
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