Created August 27, 2018
This eternal flame burns forever
in remembrance of Doris Laverne Lathrop (Carrington)
Doris Laverne Lathrop
Born: October 27, 1935
Died: October 27, 2022
Doris Laverne Byerly Lathrop was born October 27, 1935, in Little Garnett,
Arkansas, to Fred W. and Nettie Harrison Carrington.She was a graduate of
Star City High School. She began working at Levi Strauss in Redfield and
worked as a supervisor until their closing. Afterwards, she started working for the
Arkansas Department of Corrections as a supervisor in the uniform department
until her retirement in 1988. Doris was a member of Center Fork Baptist Church
in Hot Springs.
She loved to travel and never met a stranger.She loved everyone, and
everyone she met loved her in return. Doris was truly a friend to all.
She passed away on Thursday, October 27, 2022, in Hot Springs at the age of
87. She was preceded in death by her first husband, George Byerly and a son,
George "Eddie" Byerly, Jr.
Doris is survived by her husband, James Lathrop, who described her as "God's
best creation" and the one who saved his life; her son, Michael Byerly of Pine
Bluff; her stepson, James Lathrop, III of Spanaway, WA; 9 grandchildren and 7
Visitation will be held 5:00-7:00 P.M. Friday, November 4, 2022, at Ralph
Robinson and Son Funeral Home in Pine Bluff Arkansas.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, November 5, 2022, in the
Chapel of Ralph Robinson and Son with Bro. Josh Stacey officiating.Burial will
follow in Holly Springs Cemetery near Star City.
Though She's gone, She is not forgotten.
Though absent, She remains in spirit.
Though once a worker, She now rests.
by The Arkansas Good Sams
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