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Dorothy Lee Rountree, 92, Columbia, KY (1927-2019)

Dorothy Lee Jones Rountree of Columbia died Monday, May 13, 2019 at her residence. She was 92 years old.

A celebration of life ceremony will be held at 6pmCT on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY, with burial in the Resthaven Cemetery in Louisville, KY on Friday.

Visitation will be on Thursday from 3pmCT until time for the service at the funeral home.

Born on February 1, 1927, in Louisville, KY she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Robbie Lee Baker Jones and wife of the late Rev. William M. Rountree. Mrs. Rountree was of the Methodist faith and a member of the United Methodist Women.

Survivors include a daughter Angie Irvin of Columbia; a son Donnie Rountree (Debbie) of Louisville, KY; grandchildren Allison Hadley (Clayton), Brandon, Michael & Scott Rountree, Chris Rountree (Heather), Heather DeWeese (Chuck), Erica Higginbotham (Patrick), Wes Irvin (Andrea), Stephen Gardner (Tara) and Lauren Motto (Jake); several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a son Joseph C. Rountree and his wife Beverly; a granddaughter Sarah Irvin Gardner and a sister Martha Jones.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hosparus of Greenriver or Bearwallow United Methodist Church building fund.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Dorothy Lee Rountree, 92, Columbia, KY (1927-2019)

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