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Dorothy “Dottie” VanHook, age 63, of Somerset, Kentucky, passed from this life on Friday, January 8, 2021 at Rockcastle Regional Hospital in Mt. Vernon.
Dottie was born on February 8, 1956 in Tateville, Kentucky, daughter of the late Charlie Beasley and Lorene Jones Bryant.
Dottie married her soulmate, Rev. Alden Dewayne VanHook in January 1991, who preceded her in death three weeks prior to her passing. The family has comfort knowing that Dewayne and Dottie are reunited in Heaven, walking daily with Jesus. Dottie managed Lee’s Famous Recipe for many years and, was of the Protestant Church of God faith. She loved studying the Bible, keeping journals and enjoyed time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Alden Dwayne VanHook; daughter Bobby Jo Harrison; and sisters Phyllis Bacher and Margie Woodall.
She is survived by a daughter, Chasity Ramsey of Summerville, S.C.; a brother, Louie “Buddy” Bray of Indianapolis, IN; sisters, Sue Perry of Somerset and Kathy Buckler of Cincinnati, OH; grandchildren, Hannah Ramsey of S.C, Gabrielle, Cheyenne and Josh Harrison of Stanford; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 12:00 noon with Bro. Bobby Bell officiating. Burial will follow in Southern Oaks Cemetery.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Dorothy “Dottie” Kay VanHook.