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Doris Clark Kemper, 94, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2012, at the Owenton Manor.
Born Feb. 6, 1918, in Owen County, she was the daughter of the late Herbet and Eula Cobb Smith. She was the widow of Josh Kemper and was preceded in death by her siblings, Howard C. Smith, Mary L. Brooking, Jean Rosselot, Ruth Glass and June Lindsay Smith. Doris was a graduate of Georgetown Gollege and a member of the Lusby’s Mill Baptist Church were she was a former pianist. She was a retired school teacher, having taught over 60 years for the Owen County School System.
She is survived by her daughter, Mary Kay (Billy) Duncan of Owenton and her brother, John Smith of Frankfort. Also surviving are two grandchildren, Rae Gina (Cheyenne) Beatty and BJ (Angi) Duncan; six great-grandchildren, Katy Austin, Bobby, Blake, Greyson and Meleah, and one great-great-grandchild, Presley.
Funeral services were held at Saturday, July 14, 2012 at McDonald and New Funeral Home’s Main Street location with the Bro. Jesse Bourne officiating.
Burial was in the Owenton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society or a charity of choice.