Mrs. Doris Couch

September 4, 1931 – September 28, 2019

Doris Couch died peacefully on the morning of September 28, 2019 at Shepherd’s Cove Hospice in Albertville, AL.

She is survived by her devoted husband of 64 years, James A. Couch, originally from Milan, MO;

her younger son Stephen Couch of Durham, NC;

her elder son Tim Couch and his wife Pam;

granddaughter Laura and her husband Ben Snead, and great-grandson Charlie Snead of Plano, TX;

and grandson Daniel Couch and his wife Jennie, and great-grandchildren Olivia and Jackson Couch of West Palm Beach, FL;

Preceded in death by:

Parents: Claude R. Burt and Daisy Shellnut Burt;

A luncheon will immediately follow the burial, hosted by their home congregation at the Fort Payne Church of Christ, located at 513 Grand Ave. NW, Fort Payne, AL 35967


Date of Visitation: Saturday, October 5, 2019

Visitation Location: Burt Chapel-Fort Payne

Visitation Time: 11:00 AM-11:30 AM


Date of Funeral: Saturday, October 5, 2019

Funeral Location: Burt Chapel-Fort Payne

Funeral Time: 11:30 AM

Officiating: Mark Dawson


Date of Burial: Saturday, October 5, 2019
Burial Location: Gravel Hill Cemetery, within sight of Doris's childhood home in Colbran, AL

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4 entries.
Fred Couch from Annandale wrote on October 24, 2019 at 12:17 am:
Though we have likely never met, I, a Milan, MO native wish James and the rest of Doris' family moments of peace and comfort as she is remembered each day.
Julie Van Leuven from Webster, NC wrote on October 5, 2019 at 11:23 am:
During this time of heavy hearts, may you constantly be reminded of the beauty that Mrs. Couch showed to the world through her life and her family. Sending love and light for her transition into God's hands and to you as you grieve your loss.
Melissa Hobgood from Chapel Hill wrote on October 3, 2019 at 3:35 pm:
Holding the Couch family in my thoughts and prayers.
Jerry Salak from Chapel Hill wrote on October 3, 2019 at 3:21 pm:
Sending thoughts of condolence to the entire Couch family.

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