Dorothy "Dottie" Pearl Kennedy, age 74, of Coal City, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at her daughter's house. She was born in Buckhorn, KY on February 14, 1945, the daughter of Jonah Gilbert & Mary (Gibson) Gilbert.
She was a graduate of Buckhorn High School in Kentucky. She worked at Stoll's Country Inn from 1995 through 2014 and loved taking care of every customer who sat in her section. She was a very hard working and strong woman who loved taking care of her flowers and landscaping in her yard.
Dottie is survived by her daughter, Felicia (Steven) Isaacs of Indianapolis; son, John Kennedy of Indianapolis; grandson, Kyle Kennedy; sisters, Dora Stanley and Ruby Jean Moore as well as several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, George Kennedy; companion, Miles Rogers; son, Bert Riley and grandson, Ian Isaacs.
Funeral service will be held at 6:00 pm at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton on Saturday, September 28, 2019.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday from 2:00 pm until the time of service.
A private burial will be observed by the family at McCray Cemetery in Wilkinson, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society through the funeral home.
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