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“I just found out of her passing. I Just wanted to say I.m thinking of you and saying a prayer for you and your family. Losing a mother is very hard....Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Alisa Witherspoon - Owensboro, KY

“Dennis, I am so sorry for your loss. While I didn't know your Mom long, she seemed a feisty and determined woman. I know you and your family will...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Robbin Baldwin, APRN MD2U - KY

“Melvin and family, So sorry to see the news of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Memory eternal. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Carol Derringer - Livermore, CA

“Shane and Angel,So sorry to hear about your grandma. I know she was very special to both of you, and both of you to her. My condolences to you and...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Melissa Greives - Lafayette, IN

“Denny~ my sympathy to you and your family over the death of your mother. Am here for you if you need a person to talk to. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Sue Conrad - Greenwood, IN

“My sympathy to the Doss family. My family lived across the street from Ralph and Ethel in Lafayette. They were good people. I really enjoyed talking...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Randy Wagner - Lafayette, IN

“Mom, Looking into your eyes last week and hearing you say "Hi Ma" is a treasure my heart will always keep. I love you so much mom. The only good...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Melvin R. Doss (a.k.a., #3) - KY

“So sorry for your loss. Just remember all the good times and smile. My deepest sympathy to all the family ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: betty langford - rockledge, FL

“Selfishly, I am so sad and heartbroken because she is gone forever. But I also know that she is now where she wanted to be-with her three guys and...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Tami (Fulks) Crank - Lafayette, IN

SACRAMENTO - Ethel Elnora Doss, 93, of Sacramento, died Thursday, February 25, 2016, at 12:20PM at her son's home in Sacramento. Mrs. Doss was born February 19, 1923, in Enterprise, Indiana. She was a security guard at York in Madisonville, and also worked as manager of the produce department at Wetzel's Supermarket in Owensboro. She was of the Pentecostal faith. In 1940, she married Ralph L. Doss, a decorated and wounded World War II veteran. They raised their family in Lafayette, Indiana, where they were co-owners of several businesses, including a local grocery store, a used car lot, and a service station. Mrs. Doss also worked as an employee for two other companies in Lafayette, including Kmart and Essex Wire. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph L. Doss, who died at their home in Sacramento in 2010; her sons, Ralph L. Doss, Jr. of Sacramento and Steven R. Doss of Lafayette, IN; her parents, Walter and Golda Carver of Owensboro; and three sisters and her brother, all of Owensboro.

She is survived by her children, Dennis A. Doss of Sacramento, Melvin R. Doss of Cadiz, and Carolyn Sue Doss of Lafayette, IN; ten grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and her sister-in-law, Mildred Sue DesEnfants of Scottsdale, AZ.

Funeral services will be private. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at