Mary B. Cissell, 72, Bardstown, died Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013 at her residence.
She was born on April 22, 1941 in St. Mary's, a retired employee of Barton Distillery in 2003, graduated from St. Francis High School in 1959, and a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, where she was an Eucharistic minister.
She was preceded in death by: her daughter, Jenifer Denton; two step-sons, Anthony Cissell, and Steven Cissell; step-grandson, Brad Marshall; parents, Victor and Alma Miles; and brother, Anthony Miles.
Survivors include: her husband, James A. "Curly" Cissell of Bardstown; daughter, Tammy (Jim) Brooks; two sons, Philip (Vandra) Reid, and Ricky (Patty) Reid both of Bardstown; three step-sons, Ricky Cissell of Walton, Chris (Rose) Cissell of Springfield, and Keith (Candy) Cissell of Bardstown; three step-daughters, Carol Cissell, and Faye (Lonnie) Culver both of Bardstown, and Jane (Steve) Seger of Springfield; seven sisters, Betty Caldwell, and Shirley Knopp both of Springfield, Wilma Faulkner of St. Francis, Rosie Clan of Lebanon, Judy Murphy of Loretto, Vickie Chesser of Springfield, and Lois Dunn of Bardstown; three brothers, R.V. Miles of Loretto, Jodie Miles of Lebanon, and John Miles of Bardstown; 33 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; and a special family friend, Jerry Cissell.
A funeral Mass was held at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 23, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, with burial in Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery. Rev. Matthew Hardesty will officiate.
Memorial contributions may go to church Masses or Nelson County-
Barlow Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.