Doris Lee Ellis Putman

Published 5:07 pm Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Doris Lee Ellis Putman, 95, became “absent from the body, present with the LORD” her Savior on Jan. 14, 2024.

A celebration of her life will be held on Friday, Jan. 19 at 3 p.m. at Parr Funeral Home and Crematory with Pastor Thurman Hayes and David Edgell officiating.  Burial will follow at Holly Lawn Cemetery.

Friends may join the family for a time of visitation one hour prior to the service from 2 – 3 pm.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Martin and Carrie Chappell, 1040 Visions, P.O. Box 888, Suffolk, VA 23439 “Thailand Mission”; Samaritan’s Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607-3000 or BBN Radio, P. O. Box 7300, Charlotte, NC 28241.  Condolences may be registered online at


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