Doris K. Thomas
March 1, 1943 ~ April 2, 2023
Doris K. Thomas-Age 80, passed away peacefully on April 2, 2023, in Ashland City, TN. Ms. Thomas is preceded in death by her Father-Darce F. Keene, Mother-Thelma C. Keene of Leland, and Brother-Michael M. Keene of Willis, TX. Ms. Thomas is survived by her daughter, Shuwanna Teague-Redferrin and she raised 2 sons, Roy Eugene Orr II and John F. Orr Jr., step-granddaughter -Amy Norman [Dan] and Step-grandson-Jeffery Redferrin l, great grandsons, Destin and Kinley, other close family members. Ms. Thomas had a passion as a nurse, writer, painter, and floral arrangements. She was a talented public speaker and activist. She participated in many fundraising activities; her favorite was the St. Jude Telethon. She aided in the coordination of resources and disaster relief efforts for survivors of Hurricane Katrina. She was generous with her time, money, had a dynamic personality, and was the center of humor and laughter with whomever she met. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her and loved her. In lieu of a funeral service, a celebration of life will be planned in the future. Arrangements in the care of Compassion Funeral & Cremation Services, 6949 Charlotte Pike, Suite 104 (615) 857-9955. We are proud to be West Nashville & Bellevue's only locally owned & operated burial & cremation provider.