Dorothy Jean Porter of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Carl Harding Porter and Edna Mae Lawson Porter, was born October 22, 1939 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 10:15 P.M., Tuesday, March 3, 2020 in Campbellsville. Age: 80
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church and faithfully attended Sunday School when she was able.
Jean stayed on the farm with her parents and enjoyed her chickens. To make a little extra spending money, she raised and sold strawberries and collected bottles and cans.
She was an Honorary Kentucky Colonel.
Jean is survived by one sister-in-law, Opal Porter Nally and husband, C. L. of Campbellsville; her caregivers and nephews: Gary Porter and wife, Tammy, Barry Porter and wife, Michelle and Richard Porter and wife, Amy of Campbellsville; several great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great-nieces, great-great-nephews and cousins and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Tommy Porter.
VISITATION: 8:00 - 10:00 A.M., Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00 A.M., Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. Billy Compton
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens