|Birth: ||Sep. 4, 1916|
|Death: ||Oct. 9, 2011|
Dorothy Evelyn Kimbrel, 95, rural Coffeyville, Kansas died Sunday, October 9, 2011 at the home of her son, Darrel.
Dorothy was born September 4, 1916 at Dearing, Kansas to Alvin Antle and Maude (Epperly) Antle. She grew up and spent the entirety of her life in Montgomery County.
Dorothy married Terrel C. Kimbrel on January 25, 1935 at Miami, Oklahoma. Mr. Kimbrel preceded his wife in death on August 31, 1976.
Dorothy had worked as a cook for Person District 77 School and later was a dietician at Coffeyville Hospital. She also held retail jobs at Reed's Clothiers and Old Yellow Front.
Dorothy was a member of Dearing United Methodist Church and enjoyed making ceramics, square dancing and oil painting landscapes. She was a member of the Black Dogs Camping Group and loved to roller skate and gardening and was especially fond of her cat and companion, Mamie.
Survivors are two sons, Mel Kimbrel and his wife, Micki of Wichita, Kansas and Darrel Kimbrel of Independence, Kansas; two daughters, Delores Ferguson of Coffeyville and Pat Smith of rural Coffeyville; one brother, John R. Antle and his wife, Jean of Mulvane, Kansas; 15 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; 24 great-great-grandchildren and one great-great-great granddaughter; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband and parents; by a daughter, Lois Wilkus; by four brothers, Harold, Earl, Jiggs and Don Antle and by one sister, Catherine Holmes.
Funeral service will be 10 a.m., Thursday, October 13, 2011 at Penwell-Gabel Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel with Pastor Brad Sanders officiating.
Committal will follow in Coffeyville's Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home & Crematory.
Visitation will be Wednesday, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., with the family receiving guests at the funeral home from 7-8 p.m.
Memorials are suggested to Hospice Care of Kansas and may be left at the funeral home.
Alvin Antle (1888 - 1964)
Maude Antle (1891 - 1976)
Terrel C Kimbrel (1911 - 1976)
Dorothy Evelyn Antle Kimbrel (1916 - 2011)
Donald Antle (1932 - 1988)**
Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: trw
Record added: Oct 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78089458
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