Doris enjoyed quilting, working at carnivals, and collecting fabric.
She is survived by three children, who include Sherry Stevens (George) of Sedalia and Charles E. Johnson, Sr. of Joplin, MO; two sisters, Marilyn Ward of Kansas City, MO and Maggie Stratton of Sedalia; six grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews; and her beloved Chihuahua, Ginger Lee, of the home.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by three husbands, Charles Johnson, Joseph Smith, and Andrew J. Gilliland; one sister; two brothers; and one granddaughter.
A celebration of life gathering of family and friends will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Sedalia Animal Shelter or Mothers Against Methamphetamines (MAMa), in care of Rea Funeral Chapel.