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Dorothy Brock, 83, Gradyville, KY native (1939-2023)

Dorothy (Burris) Brock, formerly of Louisville, Kentucky, passed to her Heavenly reward on March 24, 2023 at Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab. She was 83 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amCT on Tuesday, March 28, 2023, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Rev. David Hansel, Rev. Shaun Thomas and Rev. Boyce Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Tarters' Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 4pmCT on Monday.

She was born in Gradyville, Kentucky, to the late Cleo and Roy Burris. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by loving husband of 27 years, Russell Brock and her brother, Leon Burris.

She retired from Norton Healthcare after 20 years in the medical records department. She was a graduate and Salutatorian of United Christian Bible School in Cleveland, Tennessee with honors and accolades. She faithfully supported and opened her home to traveling ministers and their families down through the years with Godly love and wonderful fellowship and great home cooked meals. She was a beloved member of Living Faith Worship Center in Richmond, Kentucky and loved her church family and members. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother to her loving and wonderful family.

She is survived by her three children; Karen Brock of Louisville, Kentucky, Darrell Brock (Donna) of Berry, Kentucky and Rhonda Thomas (Shaun) of Columbia, Kentucky. Three grandsons, Christopher Banks, Craig Brock and Jordan Thomas and two great-grandchildren, Braxton Banks and Anora Brock.

Casket Bearers: Christopher Banks, Craig Brock, Jordan Thomas, Spencer Hansel, Richard Burris, Mike Moore

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

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Dorothy Brock, 83, Gradyville, KY native (1939-2023)

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