Mrs. Doris Philpot, age 85, passed away peacefully on April 2, 2022, surrounded by family.
Doris was born in Bimble, KY to James and Lillie (nee Baker) Merida. Doris married Pierce Philpot on December 13, 1958, and he preceded her in death in 2011.
Doris loved flowers and often gardened both vegetables and roses. She loved crocheting, westerns, and bluegrass music. More than anything else, she loved to spend time with her family and grandchildren.
Doris is survived by her children, Charlene Smith, James (Pamela) Philpot, grandchildren, Amy Montgomery, Danny (Bessie) Bond, Christopher (Lisa) Philpot, Dustin Philpot, Tiffany (Joe) Byrd, Destiny Philpot, Morgan Philpot, Brandon Philpot and Kimberly Philpot, 14 great-grandchildren, siblings, Arthur (Lula) Merida, Bernice Stephens, JD Merida, Julie Whitson and Lisa (Mike) Jordan, and many extended relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sons, LeRoy Philpot and Leonard Philpot, brother, Clarence Merida.
Visitation will be held Thursday, April 7, 2022, from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Barboursville Funeral Home, 1196 US-25 E, Barbourville, KY 40906.
Services for Mrs. Doris Philpot will be held on Thursday, April 7, 2022, at 2:00 PM at Barboursville Funeral Home, 1196 US-25 E, 40906. Burial will follow at Mill Cemetery, Pineville, KY.
Memorial donations can be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association at https://act.alz.org/site/Donation2?df_id=32112&32112.donation=form1