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Obituary: Dorothy R. Seaborne, Columbus

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Dorothy R. Seaborne, 82, of 25th Street, died at 3:50 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at the University of Louisville Hospital.

Dorothy was a founding member of Central Heights Church of God. She had been employed at Arvin Industries, retiring in 1994 after 34 years of service.

She enjoyed going on vacations with her siblings throughout the years and loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with the Rev. James Walters and the Rev. Nathan Greene officiating. Calling will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday and one hour prior to the service Saturday. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Central Heights Church of God.

Born in Adair County, Ky., Sept. 26, 1930, Dorothy was the daughter of Silas A. Tedder and Nettie E. Hamm Tedder. She married Herman Seaborne Feb.12, 1949.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Phyllis Parker of Columbus; sons, Doug Seaborne (Sara) of Edinburgh, IN, Wendell Seaborne (Debbie) of Alexandria, IN, and Wade Seaborne (Rosemary) of Franklin, IN; sisters, Bertha Forrest of Campbellsville, KY, Nannie Knifley of Campbellsville, KY, Betty Kilby of Columbus, IN, and Mary Ann Talbott of Madison, IN; brothers, Troy Tedder of Columbus, IN, Roy Tedder of Campbellsville, KY, and Jesse Tedder of Columbus, IN; grandchildren, Misty Parker of Columbus, IN, James Seaborne (Stephanie) of Columbus, IN, Sara Rhoton (Kevin) of Anderson, IN, Ron Eddelman (Sherry) of Louisville, KY, Kim Hamlin (Mark) of Roanoke, VA, Justin Seaborne (Christine) of Fishers, IN, Craig Seaborne (Megan) of Columbus, IN, Amy Fischer of Columbus, IN, Laura Parker of Columbus, IN, and Alison Seaborne of Indianapolis, IN; and great-grandchildren, Mia Seaborne and Sam Seaborne of Columbus, IN, Eddie Seaborne and Max Seaborne of Columbus, IN, AJ Cruite and Karisma Parker of Columbus, IN, Ethan Rhoton, Jackson Rhoton, Tyson Rhoton and Weston Rhoton of Anderson, IN, Vincent Fischer and Emily Fields of Columbus, IN.

Dorothy was also looking forward to meeting her two new great-granddaughters due this fall

She was preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Elma Rouse, Celestine Redman and Nora Jewel.

You may view her video tribute after 5:00 p.m. Friday, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the Internet.

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