Brenda Dossett

January 23, 1949 ~ June 12, 2020 (age 71)


Brenda Dossett, 71, of Bardstown, passed away Friday June 12, 2020 at University of Louisville Hospital.  She was born January 23, 1949 in Alicia, Arkansas, lived many years in Speedway, Indiana, retired from Indiana University Health in 2014, and was a member of Parkway Baptist Church of Bardstown.


Brenda was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.  She loved traveling, long walks on the beach and was passionate  in her faith.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Imogene Taylor; and two sisters, Patricia Jessup, and Loretta Maines.

She is survived by her husband, Carl Dossett of Bardstown; three children, Scott Thomson of Speedway, IN, Jill (Jay) Newnum of Fishers, IN, and Lisa (Nick) Work of Downingtown, PA; father, Jack Taylor of Poland, IN; two step-children, Alan Todd (Anne-Marie) Dossett of Bardstown, and Dr. Lesly Ann (Jocelyn Greene) Dossett of Ann Arbor, MI; four grandchildren, Jaykob and Jayden Newnum, Addison and Ethan Work; seven step-grandchildren, Lilly-Anne, Jennah, Claire, and Alex Dossett, Grayson, Blake, and Bennett Greene; two brothers, Wendell (Chris) Taylor, and Mike (Cindy) Taylor; and several nieces and nephews.

Her funeral service will be 11:00 am Thursday June 18, 2020 at Barlow Funeral Home, with burial in Bardstown Cemetery.  Dr. James Carroll will officiate.  Visitation will be 4 – 8 pm Wednesday June 17 and 9 – 11 am June 18 at Barlow Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may go to Susan B. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.

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June 17, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Barlow Funeral Home
2675 E. John Rowan Blvd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

Funeral Service
June 18, 2020

11:00 AM
Barlow Funeral Home
2675 E. John Rowan Blvd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

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