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Doris Ann Clinedinst

May 8, 1934 — February 3, 2021

Doris Ann Clinedinst

Doris Ann (Backe) Clinedinst, 86, widow of Robert A. Clinedinst of Augusta County, died Wednesday, February 3, 2021 in Springs Nursing Center.

She was born May 8, 1934, in Rockingham County, a daughter of the late George and Myrtle (Harmon) Backe.

Prior to retirement, Mrs. Clinedinst was employed by Genesco.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, George M. and James Backe; two sisters, Goldie Swisher and Evelyn Watson; and a grandchild.

Family members include a son and daughter-in-law, Wayne and Joyce Ellinger of Hot Springs; two daughters, Terrian Ellinger and Thersea Miller, both of Staunton; two step-sons, Robert D. Clinedinst and Lorna Saunders of Staunton and Tom and Jane Clinedinst of Emporia; two step-daughters, Debbie and Danny Bond of Charleston, SC and Kathy Dale of Stuarts Draft; and 12 grandchildren.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 6, 2021, in Oak Lawn Mausoleum and Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Central and Western VA Chapter, 355 Rio Road West, Suite 102, Charlottesville, VA 22901.

Henry Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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Saturday, February 6, 2021

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