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1934 Dorothy 2020

Dorothy Crabtree

August 7, 1934 — April 25, 2020

Mrs. Dorothy Alice Crabtree of Campbellsville passed peacefully from this life on Saturday, April 25, 2020 at her home. Daughter of the late Thomas Rhodom and Ivy Dell (Beard) Edrington, she was born on August 7, 1934 in Green County, and was 85 years, 8 months, and 18 days of age. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She was a retired employee of Kmart and a homemaker. Mrs. Crabtree was the devoted wife of Mr. Dwight Allen Crabtree, and together they shared 67 years of marriage. She enjoyed working with her hands and keeping busy; she was usually found outside in her garden or somewhere hunting bargains with her family and friends.

She leaves to cherish her memory:

Her husband: Dwight Crabtree of Campbellsville,

Two children: Rhodom Edward “Pete” Crabtree and wife Nancy of Knoxville, Tennessee, and Allen Crabtree and wife Shana of Campbellsville,

Two sisters: Virginia Holt of Mannsville, and Jewell Grooms of Yuma, Arizona,

Seven grandchildren: Kelsey Crabtree Maynard, Thomas Morgan Crabtree, Taylor Michael Crabtree, Katherine McLees Orem, Steven Hunter McLees, William Harper McLees, and Molly Elaine Crabtree,

Special niece and nephew: Karen Bottoms and Wayne Holt,

Three great-grandchildren,

And a host of other family and friends.

She was also preceded in death by two siblings: Joe Thomas Edrington and Ruby May Edrington.

She will be laid to rest in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY 42718

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