Athens Review, Athens, Texas

April 16, 2013

Madeline ‘Susie’ Dunklin


The Athens Review

Athens — FRANKSTON-Services for Madeline “Susie” Dunklin, 99, Frankston, are scheduled for 1 p.m., Thursday in Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel with the Rev. George Folmar officiating.

Burial will follow in Myrtle Springs Cemetery in LaRue.

Mrs. Dunklin died April 15, 2013 in Athens.

She was born July 28, 1913 in Henderson County to the late David Franklin and Pearl Rivers Masters Walker.  Mrs. Dunklin had been a resident of Frankston 70 years, and was a member of First United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Lloyd Dunklin in 1990, son Larry Dunklin, daughter Barbara Holt, grandson, Stephen Lookabaugh, five brothers and four sisters.

Survivors include her sons, James Dunklin, Conroe, John F. Dunklin, Cross Roads, daughters Doris Belcher, Martha Clark and husband Bill, Judy Lookabaugh and husband Kenneth, all of Athens, daughter-in-law Sherry Dunklin, Frankston, brother-in-law Kenneth Dunklin and wife Lillian, Frankston, 15 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, 14 great-great-grandchildren.

Great-grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

Grandsons will serve as honorary pallbearers.

Visitation for family and friends will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home.

If desired, memorials may be made to Carroll-Springs United Methodist Church Building Fund, 5885 CR 4604, Athens, TX 75752.

You may leave a message of condolence or light a memorial candle for the family at www.carroll-lehr.com