PIRTLE, DORA FAY ISLER Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 23, 2014, at Tabernacle Baptist Church for Dora Fay Isler Pirtle, age 88, of Roswell, who passed away on September 20, 2014. Pastor Jerry W. Beaver will officiate with Pastor Kenneth Heck assisting.
Dora was born March 14, 1926, to Jesse and Oda Isler in Quail, TX. She married Darrell Pirtle on December 7, 1946, in Roswell, NM.
Dora was a homemaker. She was a devoted wife, a loving mother and granny. She was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church. She loved her family, her home and her Lord. She enjoyed gardening, going camping and doing for others.
She is survived by her husband Darrell Pirtle daughter Tretha Meredith and husband Steve of Amarillo, TX. sons George Pirtle and wife Barbara of Roswell, Paul Pirtle and wife Denise of Dexter, Randy Pirtle and wife Ladonna of Roswell grandchildren Greg Meredith and wife Kelly of Amarillo, TX, Raelynn Bean and husband Dusty of Artesia, Dwight Pirtle and wife Emmilyn, Janie Jones and husband Gannon, Aaron Pirtle and wife Dani, Ryan Pirtle and wife Kerri, Jack Pirtle and wife Lindsey, Cliff Pirtle and wife Aysia, and Keri Pirtle all of Roswell, NM, greatgrandchildren Stephanie Meredith Tisdale, Craig Meredith, Kyle Bean, Daleigh Bean, Ethan Pirtle, Sarah Pirtle, Thomas Pirtle, Peyton Jones, Bowen Jones, Sophie Jones, Paige Pirtle, Eli Pirtle, Travis Pirtle Avery Pirtle, Molly Pirtle, Mazie Pirtle, Josie Pirtle, and Ezekiel Pirtle brother Bill Isler and numerous other family members.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Winfred Isler and Dub Isler, sisters Mildred Kinman and Jackie Price, grandsons Craig Meredith and Patrick Pirtle.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons and Honorary Pallbearers will be her granddaughters.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in memory of Dora to the Tabernacle Baptist Church Missionary Fund or Building Fund, 115 W. 11th Street, Roswell, NM 88201 or Centre Ave Baptist Church, 1711 W. Centre Ave, Artesia, NM 88210.
Condolences may be made online at www.lagronefuneralchapels.com
Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral Chapel