Vivian Mae Jeffries Ritchie, 59, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 at the U.K. Chandler Medical Center in Lexington.
She was the wife of the late Allen "Tero" Ritchie and daughter of Kathleen Grubbs Rucker of Lawrenceburg and the late James L. "Dick" Jeffries.
Vivian was a 1970 graduate of Anderson County High School and a former employee of Fruit of the Loom, Edward's Sausage, and Anderson Packaging. She is a member of Fellowship Baptist Church. Vivian truly enjoyed spending time with her two grandchildren and going on their adventurous hikes. She also enjoyed reading, knitting, and gardening.
Including her mother, she is survived by her son, Vince Ritchie and his wife Kim; two grandchildren, Logan Allen Ritchie and Coralee Faith Ritchie; a sister, Patty Osbourn, and a niece and two nephews.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 7 at 1 p.m. at Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home with Bro. Tim Johnson officiating. Visitation services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 5-8 p.m. Burial will follow in the Lawrenceburg Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Dale Moore, Lath Motley, Gerald Gilpin, Ben Gee, Jim Evans and Robert Cummins. The men of Fellowship Baptist Church will serve as honorary bearers.
Memorials are suggested to the Fellowship Baptist Church, c/o John Aldridge, 1140 Drury Rd., Lawrenceburg, KY 40342 or Hospice of the Bluegrass, 663 Teton Trail, Frankfort, KY 40601.