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Doris Anderson Lamb

Obituary for Doris Anderson Lamb

November 22, 1928 - January 28, 2018
Austin, Texas | Age 89


Doris Anderson Lamb passed away January 28, 2018 at her home in Austin, Texas of natural causes. She was born November 22, 1928 in Ratcliff, Texas to Mary Ethel Hager and Wendell Holmes Anderson. Her early life was spent in Houston, Texas where she graduated from High School in 1945.

Doris met future husband, Huie H. Lamb, Jr. while attending the University of Texas and they were married in 1950. Doris taught school after their five children were in school and retired from A.I.S.D. in 1991. She loved to travel, read, garden, do the daily crossword puzzle, and be with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 67 years and three children: Denise and husband Gary Pegoda of Lake Jackson, Texas, Gary and wife Teresa Lamb of Fredericksburg, Texas, and Susan Lamb of Austin, Texas. Doris is also survived by her son-in-law Louis VanOs of Ocean Springs, Mississippi. Grandchildren Jennifer Lamb of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Andrew Pegoda of Lake Jackson, Texas, Clay and wife Ashley and their daughters Landry and Reagan of Midland, Texas, Ryann and husband Josh Kuhn and their son Hudson of Fort Worth, Texas and Taylor Lamb of Tyler, Texas. Doris is also survived by many friends and by many nieces and nephews.

Children Claudia Depp Lamb and Brian H. Lamb proceeded her in death.

Doris was a long-time member of the First Unitatian-Universalist Church of Austin, Retired Teachers Association and a Life Member of Texas Exes.

Memorial contributions may be made to Reading is Fundamental, Southern Poverty Law Center or a charity of your choice.

There will be a memorial service for Doris at a future date.

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Austin, TX 78705
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