Mrs. Doris Eileen Gilmore, age 97, of Gallatin, Tennessee, died Friday, april 20, 2018 at Gallatin Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Mrs. Gilmore was born in Evansville, Indiana on August 4, 1920 to the late Dan and Myrtle Proctor. She, with her husband, Don Gilmore, and sons moved to Paducah, Kentucky in 1951.
Mrs. Gilmore was the Office Manager for over 25 years with the Paducah law firm, now know as Whitlow, Roberts, Houston and Straub. While living in Paducah for 52 years, she was a member and taught Sunday School at both Twelfth street Baptist Church (Twelve Oaks Baptist Church) and Reidland Baptist Church. Doris moved to Galliton, Tennessee in 2003. In 2017, she made Brookdale Senior Living her home. she is a member of First Baptist church in Hendersonvill, Tennessee.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Gilmore was preceded in death by her husband, Don Gilmore who died in 1993.
She is surivived by three sons; Don Gilmore of Golden, Colorado, Dan Gilmore (Mary) of Gallatin, Tennessee and Larry Gilmore (Linda) of Gallatin, Tennessee. She has nine grandchildren, Charis Brown of Alpharatta, Georgia, Josh Gilmore of Gallatin, Tennessee, Kenny Gilmore of Rixeyville, Virginia, Craig Gilmore of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. Five grandchildren from the Denver, Colorado area, Susan Kirkpatrick, Steve Gilmore, Rick Gilmore, Christ Gilmore and Julie Hodges and Amanda Stroop of Tullahoma, Tennessee. She has 23 great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Maplelawn Park Cemetery Chapel. Dr. Larry Gilmore and Rev. Chris Gilmore will officiate.
Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Wedensday, April 25, 2018 at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah.
Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 11:00am, Milner & Orr Funeral Home
Maplelawn Park Cemetery