Dora Marie Self was born September 26, 1921 in Cloudy to Claude and Clara (Harper) Goheen. She passed from this life January 13, 2012 in Baytown, TX, at the age of 90. Dora married John C. Self September 25, 1947 in Paris, TX. She loved tending to her cows, gardening and spending time with grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dora was preceded in death by her parents: Claude & Clara Goheen; husband: John C. Self; grandson: Paul Self; brothers: Lewis Goheen and Bud Goheen; sisters: Mildred Goheen and Faye Thurman. She is survived by her sons: Clinton Self & wife Joann of Monte Vista, CO, and Clifton Self & wife Donna of Baytown, TX; sisters: Lois English of Alba, TX, and Lucille Butler of Olive Hurst, CA; grandchildren: Michele Peterson, Brian Self, & Shelley Patrick; 11 great grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends. Family Night was held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at Mills & Coffey Funeral Home in Antlers. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 19, 2012 at the Rattan First Baptist Church with Pastor Luther Roden officiating. Music will be “I’ll Fly Away” & “Go Rest High On That Mountain”. Pallbearers will include Joe Ringgold, Ellis Thurman, Charlie Self, Tyson Thurman, Travis Moore, & Wade Thurman. Interment will follow at Rattan Cemetery. Family and friends may send online condolences at www.millscoffey.com .
Funeral services conducted by Mills-Coffey Funeral Home of Antlers