Doris Weakland (Holder)
Doris Weakland 75, of Harrison went to be with her Lord on Sunday, June 10, 2018 after a long illness. Doris was born January 2, 1943 in Arkansas the daughter of Sam and Willie (Lawrence) Holder. Doris was united in marriage to Dr. George A. Weakland on October 29, 1960 in Union Lake, Michigan. Dr. Weakland preceded Doris in death on November 16, 2001 after forty one years of marriage.
Doris had resided in Harrison since 1977, moving from Union Lake. Mrs. Weakland was a long time member of Church of Christ. Doris loved her Bible and would study it faithfully. She enjoyed vegetable gardening, vegetable canning, making maple syrup with her husband, playing various musical instruments, camping, hand gun target shooting and making homemade pies for her family and friends.
Surviving Mrs. Weakland are her three loving sons; Brian S. Weakland and wife Beth of Longs, South Carolina, Allen K. Weakland and wife Christy of Odessa, Texas and Daniel G. Weakland and wife Stacy of Harrison, six grandchildren; Danika Slocum and husband Brandon, Ashley O’Brien, Hannah Weakland, Miranda Weakland, Sarae Weakland and Joshua Weakland, three great-grandchildren; Scott Grandberry, Alaina Slocum and Emma Slocum, two sisters; Bonita Tilton and husband Si of Arkansas and Lavina Lang and husband Tony of Pontiac, Michigan, plus many nieces, nephews and extended family members. Mrs. Weakland also was preceded in death by her parents, one granddaughter, Lilly M. Weakland and her brother, Lawrence Holder.
Funeral services celebrating Mrs. Weakland will be held on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. from Stocking Funeral Home, Harrison with Minister Allen K. Weakland officiating. Family and friends are invited to gather on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. until time of services. Memorial gifts in memory of Doris may be considered to the Weakland family. To share an online memory or condolence with Doris’s family, please visit: www.stockingfuneralhome.com. Arrangements for Mrs. Weakland are entrusted with Stocking Funeral Home, Harrison (989) 539-7810.