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Pauline DorsettPassing: May 15, 2011

Service:

Chastain Funeral Home

Thursday,May19,2011, 10:30 am

Visitation:

Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday,May18,2011, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday,May19,2011, 09:30 am - 10:30 am

Cemetery:

Lawrenceport Cemetery

Thursday,May19,2011

LAWRENCEPORT Pauline (Earl) Dorsett, 80, Lawrenceport, passed away at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 15, 2011, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born April 30, 1931, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of Paul and Minnie (Box) Earl. She married William R. “Buss” Dorsett August 31, 1957, and he preceded her in death May 15, 1995.

She was a beautician and had been employed in food service at Bedford Regional
Medical Center and Dunn Memorial Hospital.

In early life she was a member of White River Baptist Church and later affiliated with the Mitchell Presbyterian Church. Pauline was a member of Order of Eastern Star No. 352.

Surviving: daughters,
Paula D’Ann Taylor and husband, Ray, Indianapolis
Pamela D’Ann Dorsett, Lawrenceport

Her parents; husband; and brother, Frank Earl, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 19, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Rev. Carl Brown officiating. Burial will be in Lawrenceport Cemetery.

Friends may call from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday and from 9:30 a.m. until the service on Thursday at the funeral home.

Order of Eastern Star rites will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorial Gifts: Kentucky and Southern Indiana Stroke Association

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17 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: debbie Earl | bloomington, IN
    Date: May 19, 2011
    I am so sorry I can't be there today,I am home sick, but I want you girls to know I am thinking about you and have been for the last several days.And although we are heartbroken by her passing, Bus and Dad and Grandma and Gram paw are having the happiest reunion ever.And one day we will be with them too.I am filled with so many memories, the holidays, the overnights at grandmas, the haircuts Pauline gave me,(Mom always mad sure she cut it short), berry picking, so many good memories, she was a wonderful Aunt, and I am missing her.Be Strong and know if you ever need any thing I am just a phone call away. Love you Both. Debbie
  2. Guest: Shelby Maddox | Bedford, IN
    Date: May 18, 2011
    Pauline and I had some great times at Dunn she was an awesome trainer.May my thoughts and prayers be with you and your family.
  3. Guest: Pauline Dorsett | Bedford, IN
    Date: May 18, 2011
    I knew Pauline from long ago. She was such a nice lady. Pamela,we all visited over lunch recently, at Golden Correll, and so happy we did. Thinking of your family at this time. With Sympathy, Vivian
  4. Guest: Vivian Johnson | Bedford, IN
    Date: May 18, 2011
    Pauline, was such a nice lady. Thinking and praying for the family at this sad time. With Sympathy. Vivian Johnson
  5. Guest: Nancy Waters | Paoli, IN
    Date: May 18, 2011
    Pam, I am so sorry to learn of your mother's death. I recall her lovely spirit and the memory of visiting the two of you in your home some years ago. May you be blessed and comforted as your mother joins the great Communion of Saints. Rev. Nancy Waters
  6. Guest: Martha Phillips | Springville, IN
    Date: May 18, 2011
    Pam and Paula, So sorry to hear of Pauline's passing, I always enjoyed working with her at Dunn.
  7. Guest: Sam & Jeannine Land | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: May 18, 2011
    Paula and Manny, Our sincere sympathy in the loss of your mother. We are here whenever you need us. Sincerely, Sam and Jeannine
  8. Guest: Albert & Lisa Small | Lawrenceport, IN
    Date: May 18, 2011
    We are so sorry about your loss. You are in our prayers. May god give your family the strength to get through this time of grief. Lisa & Albert
  9. Guest: Dan & DeAnne (Simpson) Wade | Mitchell, IN
    Date: May 17, 2011
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time
  10. Guest: DICK & MARIE DUNLAP | BEDFORD, IN
    Date: May 17, 2011
    MAY GOD BLESS ALL OF YOU IN YOUR TIME OF NEED
  11. Guest: Pat Rasnic | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: May 17, 2011
    Pauline was a great lady! My thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time.
  12. Guest: Katie Tolbert | Mitchell, IN
    Date: May 17, 2011
    I am so sorry for your loss! She was a great woman!
  13. Guest: Deitra Anderson | Bedford, IN
    Date: May 17, 2011
    Pam, sorry for the loss of your mother. If there is anything I can do..please let me know. Thoughts and prayers coming your way. Love Dee
  14. Guest: Mark A. Moore | Bedford, IN
    Date: May 17, 2011
    When you read this I will be in Florida, but I will think of all the good times all of us had with Pauline at BRMC... Mark A. Moore
  15. Guest: Donna Lee | Oolitic, IN
    Date: May 17, 2011
    Sorry for the loss of your Mom We had some good times at BRMC Iam praying for all of you
  16. Guest: Sharon & Scott Gerkin | Springville, IN
    Date: May 17, 2011
    Pauline was such a sweet lady and always had a smile on her face. Our prayers are with you at this difficult time.
  17. Guest: Sandy Carroll | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: May 17, 2011
    Paula - My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God Bless you. Sandy Carroll EVP
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