2017-09-12 / Deaths

Mrs. Gaston

Dorothy Mae Gaston, 89, of Ballinger and formerly of Lampasas, died Sept. 5, 2017 in San Angelo.

Graveside service was conducted Sept. 9 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lampasas. Sneed Funeral Chapel had charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Gaston was born Jan. 22, 1928 in Satin, Texas, the daughter of Emil Reinhold Polley and Annie (Schrader) Polley.

She married Marion Gaston and was a homemaker. She was a member of Victory Baptist Church in Copperas Cove.

Mrs. Gaston earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Baylor University.

She is survived by a son, Eddie Gaston of Ballinger, and several other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her son Vernon Gaston, who was killed in Afghanistan in 2003, and by her husband in January 2016.

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