Dorothy M. Dardeen, 89, of Harrisburg, formerly of Marshall, passed away 6:55 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, in the Burnsides Community Care Center at Marshall.
She was born May 4, 1924, at Herrin, the daughter of Clarence Shemwell and Clara Popham Shemwell.
Surviving are her loving husband who she married August 16, 1946, Virgil F. Dardeen; her loving children, Phillip (Iris) Dardeen of Marshall, Denny Dardeen of Muddy, David (Ronda) Dardeen of West Terre Haute, Ind., Bill Dardeen of Harrisburg and Pam (Joe) McGuire of Marshall; her loving grandchildren, Quenby Sherrill, Ryan McGuire, Jessica Dardeen, Shaun McGuire, Amanda Stanford, Matt Dardeen, Shawn Magnetti, Josh Dardeen and Ashley Dardeen; her loving great grandchildren, Kaylee Sherrill, Nicholas Sherrill, Kiernen Dardeen, Logan Griffin, Blake Stanford, Hailey McGuire, Payton McGuire, Hanna Gorrell, Kensley Stanford, Mason McGuire and Preslie Dardeen; and a sister-in-law, Agnes Shemwell.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, Chad McGuire and her siblings, George Shemwell, Verlie Hogan, Shirley Lowery and Clarence Shemwell Jr.
Services in honor of her life will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at Pearce Funeral Home, 314 S. 6th St., Marshall with Bro. Paul Burress officiating. Burial will be 1 p.m. Friday at Lindale Memorial Gardens, Eldorado. Visitation will be 4 p.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall Wesleyan Church.
Online condolences are being accepted at pearcefuneralservices.com