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Dorothy Daniels

July 26, 1936 — October 16, 2017

Dorothy Louise “Dottie” Daniels, 81, of Ghent, KY, died on Monday, October 16, 2017 at the Norton Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville, KY.

She was born on July 26, 1936 in Ghent, Carroll County, KY, the daughter of the late Herman Henry and Mary Matilda Polley Henry.  She had worked in the Gift Shop at the General Butler State Resort Park in Carrollton and Our Best Gifts, also in Carrollton. She was a member of the Ghent Baptist Church in Ghent, KY.  She had served as the P.T.A.  President at the former Ghent Elementary School.    She had participated in the Tuesday Morning Coffee Bowling League in Madison, IN.  She enjoyed flower gardening, fishing and cooking in her spare time.

She will be missed by her husband, William L. “Bill” Daniels of Ghent, KY, to whom she married on November 3, 1956, a daughter, Sheree Lynn (Larry) Phelps of Milton, KY, a son, William M. “Bill” (Amy) Daniels of Owensboro, KY, a sister, Marsha A. (Alec) Young of Carrollton, KY, five grandchildren, Christy Vowels of Buckner, KY, Carrie Phelps of Louisville, KY, Logan Daniels,  stationed on Hickam Air Force Base in Honolulu, HI, Wesley Daniels of Lexington, KY, and Mitchell Daniels of Owensboro, KY, two great grandchildren, Jackson and Lily Rose Vowels, both of Buckner, KY.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Pamela Wright and Debbie Henry, and a brother, Herman “Ducky” Henry, Jr.

Burial will be in the Ghent Masonic Cemetery in Ghent, KY.

Arrangements are entrusted with the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home.

Charitable donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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