Susie Doris Colwell, 96, of Alpine, Texas, entered eternal life on July 1, 2020 at Focus Care at Fort Stockton, Texas. Susie was born on Oct. 21, 1923 in Alpine to B.K. Colwell and Maudie Eva (Roberts) Colwell. She was a resident of Alpine and Brewster County for over 57 years.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 2 p.m. with Joe Greer Denham III serving as funeral celebrant. 

Susie was a dedicated hard worker, and a member of the Baptist faith. She worked for Brewster County Hospital as a laundry worker. She dearly loved her family and all her beloved friends.

Those preceding Susie in death were her parents, her daughter Mary Louise Lewis, and two sisters.

Those left to honor and cherish the life of Susie are her brother Bart Colwell of El Paso, Texas; her two nephews, Richard Finney of Grand Junction, Colo., and Michael Colwell of El Paso; her niece Elizabeth Austin of Fort Smith, Ark., and her two beloved friends Rudy and Tina Garcia.

Services have been entrusted to Alpine Memorial Funeral Home.

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