December 6, 1938 ~ March 5, 2009
Funeral services for Lorene Denmark, 70, of Avinger will be at 2:00 PM on Saturday, March 14, 2009 at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church in Avinger with Rev. Robert Anderson officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Pilgrim Cemetery in Avinger, under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home, Inc. Mrs. Denmark was born on December 16, 1938 in Marion County to the late F.C. and Lucille Fisher and died on Thursday, March 5, 2009 at a Longview hospital. She married Lee Denmark, Jr. November 14, 1958. To this union, on October 15, 1972 one son was born; Douglas Deondre Denmark. Lorene was a loving wife, mother and a very sincere friend. She is preceded in death by her father and mother F.C. and Lucille Fisher and one sister Rosie Gilstrap. Lorene leaves to cherish her memory: her husband Lee Denmark, Jr. of Avinger; one son Douglas D. Denmark (Kimberly) of Avinger; two sisters Linda Patterson (John Wayne) of Ore City and Louise Chism of Hughes Springs; two step sisters Eloise Rushing of Lone Star and Sadalia Smith of Dallas; one brother Carlton Chism of Avinger; two step brothers Cordell Moody of Avinger and Artis Ray Moody of Marshall; two special nieces Arlinthia Chism (Fruity) and Marticia Chism (Kim) both of Hughes Springs; seven grandchildren Jasmine, Diamond, Autumn, Dahlon, Devon, Jaydon and Donavon; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Special thanks to Ester Ruth Hopkins and T.L. Morrow both of Lone Star; Ester Morrow and Collie and Ricky Murphy all of Avinger. Viewing will be on Friday, March 13th from noon until 5 PM. Online condolences can be made to www.reeder-davis.com.