Valentine Jonathan Dorsey II

January 27, 1969February 21, 2018

VALENTINE JONATHAN DORSEY II (January 27, 1969 - February 21, 2018)

Valentine Jonathan Dorsey II, husband of Laura and father to Rebecca, died Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at his home in Louisville, KY. He was 49 years old. The fifth of six children born to Valentine and the late Espinetta Dorsey in Tulsa, OK, “Val” grew up in Decatur, GA and graduated from St. Pius X Catholic High School. He was a 1995 graduate from the University of Louisville. Along with his wife and daughter, he leaves behind: sisters, Vernetta Dorsey of Portland, OR; Verah Turner of Conyers, GA; Vivien Dorsey of Miami Beach, FL; Victoria Dorsey of Decatur, GA and Valerie Lister of Reston, VA; niece and nephew Jessica and Harrison Lister of Reston, VA as well as brother and sister-in-laws Tim, Harry and Brenna and step-children Jessica, Sapphire, Amanda and step-grandchildren Zeth, Brooklyn, Meadow and Oakley. A celebration of his life will be Saturday, February 24 at Solairus Aviation in Louisville. His funeral Mass is scheduled for Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Decatur, GA followed by Interment at Honey Creek Woodlands Cemetery in Conyers, GA. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Go Fund Me Page in Val's honor. Val Dorsey Memorial Fund:


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Valentine Jonathan Dorsey II

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Thomas (Tommy) Bellingham

March 7, 2018

Dear God,
We know you have your reasons, but this is shocking.
I am typing this in the infamous Granville where I met Val and was neighbors and became friends! It is ironic coming in here to watch the UL/FSU Game and was just given the horrific news.


Rest Easy big fella!

The Schadl Family

February 27, 2018

Fond memories, love and prayers from The Schadl Family.

Tanna Henderson

February 26, 2018

Sending my condolences and prayers to my family during this difficult time. We love you and know we are thinking of you from Oklahoma.
Tanna, Betty, and Travis Henderson

Thomas Baker

February 23, 2018

Val was one of the best men that I have ever met, it is difficult to express how sad this makes me.

Stefanie Coomes

February 23, 2018

Gone too soon. Val was a great human being. RIP

Kelly (Chaffin) Grant

February 23, 2018

Val, My wonderful friend of many years, I am deeply saddened by your passing. I have such great college memories of our friendship. Although my heart hurts, I know you are with God and there's another amazing Angel above.
Bless you my dear friend and Rest In Peace.

Love you always,