Doris McCreary


Doris E. McCreary, 94, of Columbus, passed from this life at 12:59 p.m. Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Columbus Regional Hospital.

Mrs. McCreary was born April 29, 1922, in Tompkinsville, Kentucky, to Arthur and Maude Proffitt Dickerson. She married James D. McCreary March 15, 1947. He preceded her in death March 3, 2003.

Mrs. McCreary was a homemaker and a member of Lakeview Church of Christ.

Survivors include her daughters, Cynthia (Mike) Shuff of Columbus and Sondra McCreary of Columbus; grandchildren, Cara Ross, Paul Shirley, Kristin Shuff and Michaela Shuff; and three great-grandchildren.

Mrs. McCreary was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, four brothers and four sisters.

A private family service will be held with Minister Dwayne Gandy officiating. Burial will follow at New Harmony Cemetery at Mineral Springs.

Arrangements were made by Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home.

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