Doris Ann Mason, 82 of Festus entered into rest October 20, 2014 at Mercy Jefferson Hospital. She had previously owned Crystal Tavern and had also been a home healthcare giver; she was a volunteer Pink Lady and enjoyed traveling and dancing. Born October 6, 1932, in Stringtown, Oklahoma, to the late Joseph and Ollie (Shaw) Mason.
Survived by daughters: Mamie "Sue" (Eugene "Gene") Pena of Festus, MO and Sharon (Jerry) Steel of Arizona; sister, Rita Malmaskogg of Stringtown, Oklahoma; 7 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by husbands: Clifford Middleton and Calvin Dobbs; son, Michael Middleton; brothers: Bob Mason and Ralph Mason.