Mrs. Dorothy Jean Fike, age 79, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Friday, April 12, 2019 at St. Thomas -West Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee.
Mrs. Fike was born on September 29, 1939 in Murray, Kentucky to the late OB Eldridge, Sr. and Nancy (Holland) Eldridge. Mrs. Fike was a member of the Sugar Creek Baptist Church. She was a lifelong caregiver and her greatest love was God and family.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Fike was preceded in death by one son, Anthony Lamar Fike; two brothers, Jerry Nelson Eldridge, Sr. and Aubrey "Cotton" Eldridge; and two sisters, Ann Robinson and Barbara Stacey.
Mrs. Fike is survived by her husband Bobbie T. Fike, Sr. of Murray, Kentucky, whom she married on March 12, 1959; one daughter, Nancy Rowe and husband Ricky of Murray, Kentucky; two sons, Bobby T. Fike, Jr. and wife Vanessa of Murray, Kentucky and Tommy Fike and wife Jane Anne of Murray ,Kentucky; two sisters, Diana Myers and husband Bob of Camden, Tennessee and Virgie Ramsey of Murray, Kentucky; one brother, OB Eldrige, Jr. and wife Sandy of Murray, Kentucky; 10 grandchildren, Jeremy Spencer and wife Kasey, Blake Passino, Robbie Passino, Jennifer Kendall and husband Antonio, Chris Rowe and wife Audrey, Chris Fike and wife Emily, Landon Fike and wife Kennedy, TJ Fike, Tiffani Dalton and husband Derrick, and Haley Neal and husband Jeremy; 18 great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home with Bro. Phillip Bazzell officiating. Entombment will follow in the Murray Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.