Mrs. Dorothy R. Kimbro, age 89, of
Murray, Kentucky died on Friday, March 17, 2017 at Lake Way Nursing and Rehab
Center in Benton, Kentucky.
Kimbro was born on May 20, 1927 in Calloway County, Kentucky to the late Albert
Hurt and Eula (Hutchens) Hurt. Mrs. Kimbro worked at Winslow’s Factory in Murray,
was a caregiver and a pastor’s wife for many years, serving in Kentucky and
Tennessee. Mrs. Kimbro was the oldest living charter member of the Emmanuel
addition to her parents Mrs. Kimbro was preceded in death by her husband, Bro.
Jonathan D. Kimbro, who died in 1983; one son-in-law, Jerry Kalberer; four
sisters, Louina Humes, Dixie Douglas, Ernestine Edwards and Ruby Youngblood;
and by three brothers, Hulin Hurt, Rudy Hurt and Dub Hurt.
Kimbro is survived by two daughters, Teresa Kalberer of Murray, Kentucky and
Brenda Vereycken and husband Gary of Almo, Kentucky; one step granddaughter,
Danielle Vereycken of Maryville, Tennessee; caregiver, Virgie Ramsey of Murray,
Kentucky; several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews; as well as
several “adopted” children and grandchildren.
services will be held on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home with Bro.
Clint McCoy and Bro. Nathan McCoy officiating. Burial will follow in the
Barnett Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, March 20, 2017 from 5:00 –
8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Online condolences can be made at, www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com