Dorothy Muse, age 97, of Nancy, Ky
passed away Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at Jean Waddle Hospice
Dorothy was born on June 12, 1919 in
Naomi, Ky to the late Orville and Sadie Tarter Flynn. She worked
with Marcus on the dairy farm for thirty years. She and Marcus
then worked with the Corps of Engineers at Cumberland Point for
the next twenty years. She had a card and track ministry of
inspiration to many people. Dorothy was a very active member of
the Republican Party. She loved her cats JoJo and Allie, growing
flowers, feeding birds, sewing, deer hunting, and cooking.
Dorothy mostly loved having her family together and spending
time with them. She prayed for each and every one of them by
name each morning and night. Dorothy was a lifelong member of
Bethlehem Baptist Church.
Dorothy is survived by her daughters,
Nelva (and Jim) Blanton, of Nancy, Sharon (and Jimmy) Dalton, of
Nancy, Lorie (and David) Hines, of Science Hill; grandchildren,
Jeania Roy Hall, Matthew Dalton, Tracy (and Doug) Boyd; great
grandchildren, Michael (and Tina) Garner, Mark (and Lana) Ard,
Danielle Hall Flynn, Karen Hall, Allison Boyd; great
great-grandchildren, Dylan Scott, Emma, and Addison Hall, Luke
Marcus Flynn, Trevor Ard, Cody Dalton, Caleb and Mason Ramsey;
like a daughter, Tammy Tarter Prewitt; and a host of nieces,
nephews and family members who loved her dearly.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her
husband, Marcus Muse; son, Dewayne Milburn Muse; great grandson,
Scott Hall; son-in-law, W.T. Roy; and a granddaughter, Kathy Jo
The family wishes to express a great
gratitude to Diana Williamson and Christine Dodson of Nancy
Family Practice for their loving care.
Visitation will be Thursday, March 2,
2017 at 5:00 p.m. at the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be Friday, March
3, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home
with Bro. Rick Barker and Bro. Roger Weddle officiating. Burial
will follow in the Lakeside Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will
be Michael Garner, Mark Ard, Casey Dalton, Danny Denham, Weyneth
Flynn, Rick Muse, Steve Muse, Billy Barker, Donald Muse, Wayne
Pierce, Mike Patterson, Tom Wilkerson and Dennis Pengelly. Music
will be provided by Vernie McGaha and the Crossroads Quartet.
In lieu of flowers donations can be
made to Gideon Memorial Bible Plan or Hospice of Lake
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in
charge of arrangements.