Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Dorothy Burton Gaskin, 71, Adair Co., KY native (1950-2021)

Dorothy Burton Gaskin, formerly of Adair County, passed away on November 25, 2021 in Inverness, FL. She was 71 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmCT on Sunday, December 5, 2021, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Richie Curtis and Bro. Todd Akin officiating. Burial will follow in Bearwallow Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 9amCT on Sunday.

She was born November 1, 1950. She was preceded in death by her mother, Sophia Burton and her husband, Daniel Gaskin

Survivors include:
  • Her father - Gilbert Burton of Columbia
  • Five brothers - Bobby (Sharon) Burton, Billy (Pam) Burton, Johnny (Patricia) Burton, Ronnie (Sonya) Burton and Keith (Tammy) Burton all of Columbia
  • Two sisters - Charlotte Gobin of Columbia and Diana Marcum of Florida
  • Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Diabetes Association or Sugarfoot Rescue would be appreciated and can be left at the funeral home.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

This story was posted on 2021-12-04 14:26:24
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email

Dorothy Burton Gaskin, 71, Adair Co., KY native (1950-2021)

2021-12-04 - Adair Co., KY - Photo courtesy Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.
Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.