June 23, 1915 - May 12, 1996
advocate, ally, angel, apologist, backbone, backer, benefactor, champion, cohort, comforter, defender, discipler, endorser, espouser, expounder, fan, fulcrum, mainstay, maintainer, mentor, pillar, preserver, seconder, sponsor, stalwart, stay, supporter, sustainer, upholder, mother.A tribute to my mother written when she was living can be viewed here. A quote from Elisabeth Elliot about her own mother sums up the way I now remember my mother.
I can only imagine!
We think of her now, loving us with an even greater love, her poor frail mortality left behind, her eyes beholding the King in His beauty.
"If you knew what God knows about death," wrote George MacDonald, "you would clap your listless hands."