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Dorothy Nell Golightly

December 7, 1929 ~ January 6, 2019 (age 89)
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Mrs. Dorothy Nell Golightly, 89, of Paducah passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at her home.


Dorothy was born December 7, 1929 in Golden Pond, Kentucky.  She was a self-employed beautician for many years.

She is survived by three sons, Michael (Julie) Golightly; Wayne (Sherry) Golightly; Jeff (Susan) Golightly and one daughter Sara Golightly, all of Paducah.  She leaves behind 8 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, one sister, and many nieces and nephews.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years Carl Edward Golightly; one grandson, her father and mother William Garney and Willie Goebel McCloud, two sisters and five brothers.

Visitation will be 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Friday, January 11, 2019 at Lindsey Funeral Home.  Following visitation, graveside services will be conducted at Maplelawn Park Cemetery, with Rev. Brandt  Lyon  officiating.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to McCracken County Humane Society, 4000 Coleman Road, Paducah, KY. 42001.  Or The Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center of Paducah, 1530 Lone Oak Road, Paducah, KY. 42003

Lindsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements,   On-line condolences may be left at

Donations may be made to:

Lourdes Hospice
P.O. Box 7100, Paducah KY 42001
Tel: 1-270-415-3636

McCracken County Humane Society
4000 Coleman Road, Paducah KY 42003

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