Samantha Grace Netherland, 16, of Bardstown, died Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at her residence. She was born Dec. 20, 1997, in Lexington, was a sophomore at Bardstown High School where she was a member of the academic team, chorus and in the Young Leaders Program and was recently accepted into the Gatton Academy Program at Western Kentucky University, and was a member of Parkway Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Hayden and Kathy Lynn Hardin Netherland; and her paternal grandparents, Charles Edwin and Margaret Lewis McCubbin Netherland.
Survivors include a sister, Holly Alyssa Netherland, of Bardstown; her maternal grandparents, Norris Lee and Betty Lou Bryan Hardin, of Bardstown; aunts, Margaret Gayle Clark, Stephanie (Jamie) Clark Thompson, both of Bardstown, Pamela (Beau) Adams, of Louisville, Stacey (David) Hibbard, of Springfield, Carla (Richard) Hodges, of North Carolina; and uncles, Jeffrey (Brooke) Hardin, of Louisville and Jan (Jill) Netherland, of Florida.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday, April 28, at Parkway Baptist Church with burial in Bardstown Cemetery. Visitation will be 3-8 p.m. Sunday April 27, and after 8:30 a.m. Monday, April 28, at Parkway Baptist Church.
Expressions of sympathy has been requested to Special Olympics of KY, Humane Society of Nelson County , or Bardstown High School Chorus or Academic Team. Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home
in charge of arrangements.