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Dorothy Jean (nee Sosby) Duke, 81, of Augusta, Kentucky died Thursday, July 30, 2020 at the Bracken County Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry G. Duke.


Dorothy was born on November 7, 1938 in Nicholas County, Kentucky to her parents, the late James Lovell and Anna Gertrude (nee Burden) Sosby, Sr. She was a homemaker.


Survivors include her daughter, Barbara (nee Duke) Hamm; three brothers, James L. Sosby, Jr., Marshall E. Sosby, and Shearle A. Flora; one granddaughter, Amanda R. Jones; and two great-grandchildren, Athena J. Jones and Lutimothy Jones.


In addition to her husband, Dorothy was preceded in death by three brothers, Glenn Sosby, Harold Sosby, and Billy Sosby; and three sisters, Bernice Reed, Delores Kitchen, and Juanita Wilson.


A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.


Memorials, if desired, are suggested to the charity of one’s choice.

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