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Lula Mae Dooley, 82, Campbellsville, KY (1938-2020)

Lula Mae Dooley of Campbellsville passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2020 in Louisville. She was 82 years old.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1pmET on Monday, December 21, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, officiated by Rev. Paul J. Dicken. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

A walk-thru visitation will be held from 11amET to 1pmET on Monday.

Lula Mae Dooley of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Walter Ray Sullivan and Pearl Nelson Sullivan, was born January 22, 1938 in Taylor County, Kentucky.

She was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom and co owner of B&B Used Trucks. Lula Mae could be described as a loving Christian mother and grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with her family.

She professed faith in Christ and was a lifetime member, elder and piano player at Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Lula Mae united in marriage to Robert "Bob" Dooley January 24, 1959 and he preceded her in death August 9, 1981.

She is survived by two daughters: Denise Gorley and husband, Dale of Campbellsville and Lisa Bryant and husband, Tim of Peachland, North Carolina; eight grandchildren: Clint Barnett of Campbellsville, Tabetha Bryant of Fairfax, Virginia, Jonathan Bryant of Kannapolis, North Carolina, Jacob Bryant and wife, Lindsay of Peachland, North Carolina, Jordan Gorley and wife, Sasha of Harrodsburg, Tatum-Michael Gorley and wife, Ariel of Calvary, Blair Gorley and wife, Emily of Nicholasville and Lexis Gorley and fiance, Salijah Johnson of Bradfordsville; five great-grand children: Mason Bryant, Riley Mae Bryant, Lawton Gorley, Lilly Gorley and Heidi Gorley; one brother and one sister: Norman Sullivan and wife, Bonnie and Rosie Sullivan; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers: Jacob Bryant, Steve Campbell, Mitch Edelen, Blair Gorley, Tatum-Michael Gorley, Shalijah Johnson, Ike VanDyke

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Lula Mae Dooley, 82, Campbellsville, KY (1938-2020)

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