Barbara Lucille Ayers Lamkin, 96, St. Mary's, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 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.
She is preceded in death by: 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, Ariz. and Michelle Dunivan (Tommy) of Petersburg, Tenn.; two sons, Bernie Lamkin of St. Mary's and Tim Lamkin of Bardstown; 18 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Dorothy Kotheimer (Carl) of Venice, Fla.
Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 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 p.m. Friday at Mattingly Funeral Home, 195 Holy Cross Road, Loretto, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. 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.
Mattingly Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.