McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Sunday, December 18, 2022

Dorothy "Dot" Morrison Young


Dorothy “Dot” Morrison Young, age 101 of Edmonton, Kentucky, died December 18, 2022 at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow, Kentucky.


Born in the Howard’s Bottom Community of Cumberland County, Kentucky on April 14, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Ed and Letha (English) Morrison. She married Carl Baker Young on June 21, 1942, who preceded her in death on February 17, 1987.


She was a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great great- grandmother, better known as “Mama” and homemaker and a Tennessee Walking Horse enthusiast. During her many years of attending Tennessee Walking Horse  shows and the Tennessee Walking Horse Celebrations in Shelbyville, Tennessee she made numerous life long friends, whom she loved dearly and considered them part of her family.


She is survived by one son, Jackie Young ( and his wife, Sharon), Edmonton; a daughter, Janice Williams (and her husband, Charlie), Tompkinsville, four granddaughters, Dee Dee Williams White (and her husband, David), Tompkinsville, Lesley Young Shive (and her husband, Mark), Aimee Young Sexton (and her husband, Matt), and Amber Young Collins (and husband, Chase) all of Edmonton; one great- granddaughter, Brittney White Billingsley (and her husband , John), Fountain Run; seven great-grandsons, Brian White, Tompkinsville, Kaleb Spillman, Will Brody Spillman, Brayden Shive, Mayes Sexton, Blake Collins and Jaxon Collins, all of Edmonton; one great great- granddaughter, Reagan Billingsley, Fountain Run; several nieces and nephews; and special caregivers, Georgia Burnley and Donna Stinson.


She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Francis Morrison, Lurene Morrison and Nelda Morrison; two brothers –in -laws and wives, Wendell Young and his wife, Eva Young and Russell Young and his wife, Sue Young and a sister-in-law and husband, Anna Young Newby and husband, Paul Newby.


Funeral services will be conducted at 1: 00 P.M. on Wednesday, December 21, 2022 at McMurtrey Funeral Home in Summer Shade with burial to follow in the Burkesville Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M and will continue Wednesday, December 21, from 8:00 A.M. until service time at 1:00 P.M., at the McMurtrey Funeral Home.


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