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Obituary: Dorothy Harrison, 86, Campbellsville, KY

Mrs. Harrison was a member of the Meadowview Baptist Church and was retired after careers at Metzmeier Nursing Home and Campbellsville High School

Dorothy Harrison of Campbellsville, daughter of the late T. E. Acree and Lizzie McMahan Acree, was born January 3, 1923, in Green County, Kentucky. She died at 11:43 A.M., Friday, August 7, 2009 in Campbellsville. Age: 86The funeral service will be at 10:00amET/9:00CT, Tuesday, August 11, 2009, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV,, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Brent Gupton. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, West Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be from 5:00pm to 8:00pmET, Monday, August 10, 2009 at the funeral home.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Meadowview Baptist Church.

She had been employed at Metzmeier Nursing Home as a nursing assistant and also in the Campbellsville High School cafeteria.

She united in marriage to Miller Harrison January 26, 1943. He preceded her in death April 4, 1997.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons and their spouses: Michael and Bettiana Harrison of Campbellsville, KY, and Tom and Penny Harrison of Concord, OH

  • Four grandchildren: Jennifer Harrison of Mentor, OH; Danny Harrison of Madison, OH; Christopher A. Harrison and Becky Matthews of Campbellsville, KY

  • Eleven great-grandchildren

  • One brother and one sister: Ray Acree and wife, Marion of Greensburg, KY; and Margie Gorslene of Marysville, OH

  • And several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
Pallbearers: Leonard Able, Ivan Cornett, Delbert Dix, Roy Seaborne Jr., Clarence Swears, Charlie Wright.

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