MITCHELL Virgil Kenneth Dorsett, 83, passed away at 7:00 a.m. Friday, January 27, 2012, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.
Born March 9, 1928, in French Lick, he was the son of John David and Mahala Jane (Hopper) Dorsett.
He retired from Lehigh Cement Company and was a farmer. Kenny had been a member of the Mitchell Lions Club and was a member of Woodville Baptist Church.
Stephen (Teri) Dorsett, Mitchell
Matthew Dorsett and Katie Kinder
great grandson, Drew Kinder
mother of his children,
Vera Slaten, Mitchell
John Dorsett, Bloomington
Eunice Weidman, Columbus
Mary Lou Clements, Martinsville
step sister, Phyllis Drummond
His parents; son, Dennis Dorsett; brothers, Harry, Louis “Pat”, George, Glenn, Charles, and Howard David Dorsett; and sister, Lula Weidman, preceded him in death.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 31, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Rev. Glenn Hamer officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Friends may call from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. Monday and from 10:00 a.m. until the service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial Gifts: Mitchell Community Schools Scholarship Foundation or Woodville Baptist Church.