Barbara Worful
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Barbara Lee Worful
March 28, 2021
Lexington, Kentucky - Worful, Barbara Lee, 85, of Lexington, Kentucky, passed away, peacefully, on March 28th, 2021.
Born in Louisville, Kentucky, Barbara pursued a Masters Degree in social work, a profession she found fulfilling and loved. She retired from the Lexington Veteran Affairs Hospital in 1996. After retirement she volunteered for numerous community agencies and local projects.
The passion of Barbara's life was traveling. She enjoyed visiting new places and meeting new people.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Buford Hite and Eva Hoefler Worful, as well as her brother, Philip.
She is survived by three nephews, Philip, Andrew, and Jack Worful, a niece, Anne Worful, many cousins, especially Doctors Bonnie and Jimmy Tanner, and several lifelong friends, including Doris Stillwell, Janice Murphy, and Diane Young.
Barbara wished to be cremated and have her ashes scattered from Sanibel Island, Florida, her favorite place in the world.
A "Celebration of Life" will be held at the Campbell House, 1375 South Broadway, Lexington, Kentucky, on Monday, May 3rd from 11am until 2pm.

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Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Apr. 11, 2021.
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April 14, 2021
So sorry to hear of Ms. Barbs passing. I had the pleasure of working for Barb at Sayre Christian Village and always enjoyed our talks and visits. She loved the ocean and especially the seashells and told me many stories of her travels. She will definitely be missed.
Crystal shepherd
April 7, 2021
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief, and find comfort from knowing that God draws close to the broken-hearted.
T. D.
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