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Dorothy Jean Otis, Taylor County, KY (1930-2013)

She was a native of Virginia, and a resident of Campbellsville, KY, at the time of her death. She was the widow of Charles Osmon Otis. She leaves 12 direct living descendants, spanning 3 generations

Dorothy Jean Otis, 83, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 1:30pmCT, Tuesday, September 17, 2013, in Greensburg, KY.

Dorothy Jean Otis, Taylor County, KY (1930-2013)

Dorothy Jean Otis was the daughter of the late Dorsey Martin and Meadie Linton Martin. She was born in Saxis, Accomack County, VA, Saturday, April 26, 1930. She died Tuesday, September 17, 2013, in Greensburg, Green County, KY, at the age of 83 years, 4 months, and 21 days.

She united in marriage to Charles Osmon Otis, who preceded her in death January 31, 2008.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two daughters and two sons: Pansy Otis of Campbellsville, KY: Linda Olson of Trussville, AL; Martin Otis of Mesa, AZ; and Charles Robert Otis of Guston, KY

  • Six grandchildren

  • Two great-grandchildren

  • Several nieces and nieces and many other relatives and friends.
Cremation was chosen.

Send a condolence to the family of Dorothy Jean Otis

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home 418 Lebanon Avenue, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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