Dorothy L. Mounce, 92, of Somerset, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at Somerset Nursing & Rehab.
Dorothy was born in the Dahl Community on July 8, 1929; daughter of the late Robert & Alta Whitaker Russell. She focused her life on her family, being a devoted mother and grandmother. She loved quilting, working crosswords and word searches. An avid reader of her bible, she was a devoted Christian strong in her faith. Dorothy was a member of Middleburg Baptist Church, but always called Bethany Baptist Church her home, where she both attended and taught Sunday School for many years. She would always find the good in people, eager to help anyone, she was an inspiration to many throughout her life.
She is survived by her children, Barbara & (Alton) Gunter of Mannsville, KY., Tonya Twyman of Middleburg, KY., Robbie & (Lee) Eldridge of Somerset, Chuck & (Tiffiany) Mounce of Somerset, Tammy & (Keith) Bowling of Middleburg, KY; a sister, Brenda & (Jay) Adams; and a brother, Franklin & (Mary Lou) Russell; seventeen grandchildren; twenty eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles "Floyd" Mounce; her parents, Robert & Alta Whitaker Russell; a daughter, Cheryl Creech; a brother, Ralph Russell; a grandchild, Trisha Caldwell; and two great-grandchildren, Chandler Raney and Austin Eldridge.
A funeral service will be held at 2 PM Friday, September 17, 2021 at the chapel of Pulaski Funeral Home with Bro. Isiah Super officiating.
Burial will be in Renfro Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 11 AM Friday, September 17, 2021 until time for services at Pulaski Funeral Home.
Pulaski Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with arrangements.