Dorothy Perry Horsley

1913 - 2007 

Visitation Saturday, November 10, 2007, after 6 p.m. 
Funeral Sunday, November 11, 2007, at 2 p.m. 
Interment Bowen Chapel Cemetery, Carter County, KY 
Born January 16, 1913 
Died November 08, 2007 

Dorothy Albers Perry Horsley, age 94, of Carter County, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2007, at the Brakebill Nursing and 
Rehabilitation Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. 

She was born January 16, 1913, in Carter County, Kentucky, and was the daughter of the late Arthur and Cora Reeder Perry. 
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Harry Horsley, on September 24, 1984; one sister Murl Alexander; and one half brother, Ted Reeder. 

She is survived by three sons, Bernard E. (Joyce) Horsley of Manchester, Tennessee, William Ronald Horsley of London, Ohio, 
and Mark B. (Debbie) Horsley of Dickson, Tennessee; three daughters, Phyllis Gail Horsley of New York City, New York, 
Kathleen (Bob) Graham of Knoxville, Tennessee, and Carmen (Tom) Chandler of Milton, Kentucky; one sister, Rachel Erwin of Lucasville, Ohio; 
eight grandchildren, Ronda Johnson, Malinda Deacon, Timothy Horsley, Paul Horsley, Brent Graham, Donna Humphries, Blake Graham, and Holly Ginn; 
and thirteen great-grandchildren, William David (Billy) Deacon, Nathaniel Johnson, Joshua Horsley, Jeremiah Horsley, Debbie Deacon, Sharon Deacon, 
Rebecca Deacon, Jenna Graham, Kaylyn Graham, Nathan Graham, Wesley Graham, Caleb Graham, and Jenna Ginn. 

Mrs. Horsley was a former employee of the U.S. Shoe Factory in Flemingsburg, Kentucky, and Hillsboro Elementary cafeteria. 
She enjoyed homemaking and was an avid quilter and wonderful cook. A member of the Church of Christ, Mrs. Horsley always studied the Bible and put 
God first in her life. 

Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, November 11, 2007, at Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals Memorial Chapel 
with Darrell Pinkerton officiating. Burial will follow in the Bowen Chapel Cemetery in Carter County, Kentucky. 

Pallbearers will be grandsons and nephew Clinton Alexander, Jr. Honorary pallbearers will be great-grandsons. 

Visitation is after 5 p.m. Saturday, November 10, 2007 at Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals. 

Submitted by: Linda Cheeks Pittano

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