James Clifton Dorsey, age 87, of Big Clifty, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, July 27, 2019 at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center in Leitchfield, Kentucky.

He was born on Oct. 3, 1931 in Hart County, Kentucky, the son of the late Floyd and Beulah Lewis Dorsey.

He is survived by two sons, Farron (Carolyn) and Trent Dorsey (Rose), both of Big Clifty.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Inez Dorsey.

A funeral service was held at Broadway Missionary Baptist Church at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 with Bro. Charles Larry Bell officiating. Burial followed in New Lone Oak Cemetery.

Visitation was at Dermitt Funeral Home from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, and moved to the Broadway Missionary Baptist Church on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until time of services.