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Dora Lois Lynn Whitlow, 65, Metcalfe County, KY (1952-2018)

She was a traditional housewife and she was of the Baptist faith. She was the wife of James Malcolm Whitlow, who survives. She was preceded in death by her mother, by daughter Jennifer Carol Gore, by son Malcolm Whitlow, by sister Martha Copas, one brother Paul Ballard, and by one granddaughter, Dora Ann Whitlow.
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Dora Lois Lynn Whitlow, 65, of Dubre, died Monday, September 10, 2018 at her residence.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 1pmCT at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Brother Darrell Bartley officiating. Burial will follow in the Missionary Mound Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 1-8pmCT and on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, after 7amCT until time of service.

Dora Lois Lynn Whitlow, 65, Metcalfe County, KY

Born December 30, 1952 in Willow Shade, KY she was a daughter of the late Hilda Hurt Lynn. She was the wife of James Malcolm Whitlow, who survives. She died September 10, 2018.

She was a housewife and of the Baptist faith.

  • Her husband - James Malcolm Whitlow

  • One son - Chester (Sheila) Whitlow, Edmonton

  • One daughter in law - Kelly Whitlow, Tompkinsville

  • One son in law - Darrell Gore, Dubre

  • Two sisters - Betty Sue Jones and Virginia (Keith) King, Tompkinsville

  • Three brothers - William (Tara) Lynn, Atlanta, GA, Clarence Lynn, Tompkinsville, and James Ray (Carol) Lynn, Edmonton

  • Three grandchildren - Buddy Whitlow, Tessa and Jordan Gore

  • Four step grandchildren, Chris, Jason, and Justin Shaw and Tracy Shaw Dodson; and six great grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her mother, by one daughter, Jennifer Carol Gore, one son, Malcolm Whitlow, one sister, Martha Copas, one brother, Paul Ballard, and one granddaughter, Dora Ann Whitlow.

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McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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