Doris Adkisson’s funeral to be held in Dallas on November 11

Von Erich

The funeral service of Doris Adkisson, the matriarch of the Von Erich family will be held on November 11 at the First Baptist Dallas and will be laid to rest afterward at the Grove Hill Memorial Park. reports that Doris will be buried next to her husband Jack, who wrestled under the name of Fritz, and her five sons who all died tragically, Chris, David, Mike, Kerry and Jack Jr.

The public is invited to her memorial and large crowds are expected considering the Von Erichs were royalty in Dallas and the state of Texas. Visitation begins at 1PM in the Truett Chapel at First Baptist and the service will start an hour later. The funeral will follow at Grove Hill.

Flowers are welcome, but the family would prefer donations made to the Wounded Warrior project in Doris’ name.

82 year old Doris passed away in her home in Hawaii on October 23 surrounded by her remaining family.