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Doris Evelyn (Burton) Locke

September 14, 1923 ~ June 20, 2021 (age 97)




Doris Evelyn Locke, 97, widow of the late Sidney Lanier Locke, died Sunday June 20,2021 at her residence surrounded by her family.

Born on September 14, 1923, in Anderson County to the late Weston Clyde and Maggie Lee Stuart Burton, she worked as an assistant for Dr. Spitz & Friedman Optometrist, after retiring she worked with Dr Steve Chandler Eye Associates, until her health no longer permitted at age 92. 

She was a member of Barkers Creek Baptist Church and served with Gideon’s Auxiliary of Belton Camp faithfully.

Surviving is her daughter, Cheryl Hughes of Belton; daughter in law, Annie Locke, grandchildren, Michael Locke, Amy Locke, Kandice Hughes, Sandra Smith, and Ken Brooks, and 6 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by son, Maurice Locke, sister, Wilma B Pardue and son in law, Barry J Hughes.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, June 22, at 2:00 pm at Cox Funeral Home with Rev. Wesley Taylor. Visitation will be prior to the funeral from 12:00 to 1:45.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Gideon’s Belton Camp P.O. Box 733 Belton, SC 29627 and Hospice of the Upstate

Cox Funeral Home is honored to serve the Locke family.

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Visitation Prior To Service
June 22, 2021

12:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Cox Funeral Home
201 River Street
Belton, SC 29627

Funeral Service
June 22, 2021

2:00 PM
Cox Funeral Home Chapel
201 River Street
Belton, SC 29627

Burial Following Service
June 22, 2021

Garden of Memories Cemetery
151 Garden of Memories Road
Belton, SC 29627


Hospice of the Upstate
1835 Rogers Road, Anderson SC 29621
Tel: 1-864-224-3358
Web: http://www.hospiceoftheupstate.com

Gideons International Belton Camp
P.O. Box 733, Belton SC 29627

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