Barbara Lucille Ayers Lamkin, age 96, of Saint Mary’s passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at the Village of Lebanon Nursing Home.
She was born July 26, 1916 in New Hope and was a member of Saint Charles Catholic Church.
Preceding her in death are her husband, Charles Nolan Lamkin, Sr., four sons, John “Kevin” Lamkin, Joseph Stephen Lamkin, Charles Nolan “Sonny” Lamkin, Jr. and Thomas Ayers Lamkin, her parents, Joseph Dominic and Mary Sudie Hagan Ayers, one sister, Bertha Ayers, four brothers, William Bernard “GooGoo” , Joseph Fred “Shorty”, Raphael and Fabian Ayers.
Survivors include six daughters, Priscilla Logsdon of Harrodsburg, Mary Wright (John) of Danville, Wanda Dye (Bobby) of Lebanon, Susie Wheatley (Tom) of Bardstown, Martha Ann Reynolds (Robert) of Mesa, Arizona and Michelle Dunivan (Tommy) of Petersburg, TN, two sons, Bernie Lamkin of Saint Mary’s and Tim Lamkin of Bardstown, 18 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and one sister, Dorothy Kotheimer (Carl) of Venice, Florida.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 am Saturday, January 12, 2013 at Saint Charles Catholic Church, Saint Mary’s, with interment in Saint Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Saint Francis. Rev. James W. Graf will be the celebrant.
Visiting is 3-8 PM Friday at Mattingly Funeral Home, 195 Holy Cross Road, Loretto, with a prayer service at 7 PM with Rev. Deacon Joseph R. Dant.
Memorial Donations may go to Marion County Association for the Handicapped 516 Workshop Lane Lebanon, KY 40033 or Nelson County Industries 900 Nutter Drive Bardstown, KY 40004 or masses.
Pallbearers are Chuckie Dye, Ronnie Lamkin, Luke Wright, Brad Dunivan, Toby Dunivan and Robert Reynolds.