Doris Alta (Johnson) Schwartz, of Duncanville, Texas joined her husband, Innes Watson Schwartz with our Lord on October 15, 2016 at the age of 97. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her passion and joy was her family.
Doris was born January 1, 1919, in Miller County, Arkansas to William Morell and Alta Beatrice (Brown) Johnson. After her family moved to Dallas, Texas, Doris graduated from Adamson High School and attended Texas State College for Women. It was in Dallas that Doris met and married Innes Watson Schwartz. They were devoted to each other for 70 years until Innes’s death in 2008. She is also preceded in death by her sister, Katherine Beatrice Johnson.
Those left behind to cherish her memory are her sons; Dennis Schwartz and wife, Gerry of Duncanville, and William I. Schwartz and wife, Linda of Warda; grandchildren, Amanda Beatson, David Schwartz, William I. Schwartz Jr., Sarah Nicholas and Elizabeth Schwartz. Doris is also survived by thirteen great-grandchildren; William III, Whitney, Sydney, Gabriel, James, William, Doris, Annabelle, Emily, Caitlyn, Innes, Jackson and Ella.
Services will be Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 9:30 am at Jaynes Memorial Chapel with Rev. Robert Williams and Dr. Jim Fitzgerald officiating.
Interment will follow at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.