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Lora Randall

January 4, 1935 — March 15, 2024

Lora Randall

Lora Virginia Randall, 89, passed away Friday, March 15, 2024 in Graham.  Memorial service will be held Monday, March 25, 2024 at 2 p.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel.

Lora was born and raised in Wichita Falls, Texas.  Her parents, Gustave and Minnie Merle Soderlund were exceptional photographers (Soderlund Studios).  She was an only child and had a great love of horses as she had the best of the best, and she was the Rodeo Queen.  Lora graduated high school in Wichita Falls and went on to obtain a business degree from Stephens College.  She married Kermit E. Leiter and they eventually moved to Richardson, Texas where they raised three children.  Lora moved to Graham, Texas in 1983 and started her new career with RM Hill and son as a Geo Tech.  She retired in 2015 at the age of 80.  Lora was a member of Desk & Derrick for many years, as well as the Country Club.   She loved to play golf and spend time around her pool with her family, and her second love, Parker “Wayne” Randall, who she married in 1989, but he preceded her in death January 25, 2013.   She is also preceded in death by her great great grandson, Jack Jimenez.  Her last words were to her granddaughter Crystal, I Love You!  

Survivors include: daughters, Debra Ann Leiter Larson and husband, Richard and Kimberly Leiter Shawver and husband, Tommie; son David Alan Leiter; grandchildren, Sabra Westbrook and husband, Jeremy, Shanna Freeze and husband, Chris, Joshua Durand and Melanie Williams, Crystal Durand and Bryan Blackwell, Julia Martins and husband, Austin, David Leiter, Jr. and Ambrya, Jacob Leiter and Kaylee, Johny Leiter and Rachel, and Haven Shawver and Preston Baldwin; great grandchildren, Kaia and Liam Freeze, Katelynn, Aaron Dale, Beau, Birdy, Dezmond, Evie, Kensleigh, Addalynn, Ela, Jaxton, Lance, Jacob, Jr, and Athena; great great grandchildren, Wynter, Milo and Maeve.

The family would like to thank Garden Terrace Healthcare Center and Solaris Hospice for their special care for Lora.

Memorials may be made to Solaris Hospice in Graham.

To send flowers to the family in memory of Lora Randall, please visit our flower store.

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Monday, March 25, 2024

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