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Reba Lindsay Fairchild

Evarts, Kentucky

Jul 3, 1931 – Oct 26, 2019 (Age 88)


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Reba Lindsay Fairchild, 88, formerly of Lejunior, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 26, 2019, at the Harlan Health and Rehab following a long illness. Born July 3, 1931 in Crossville, TN, she had lived here most of her life. Reba was a homemaker and believed in the Pentecostal faith.

She is preceded in death by her first husband, Harold Bennett; her second husband, Mitchell Fairchild; her parents, Robert and Pearl Shepherd Lindsay; four sisters, Jewel Lindsay, Janice Lindsay, Wanda Stone and Virgie Derrossett; two brothers, Junior and Sammy Lindsay; two grandchildren, Shawn Bennett and Dustin Fairchild; and a great-granddaughter, McKinzie Russell.

Survivors include four children, Donnie Bennett and wife, Wilma, Totz; Debra Peace, Lejunior; Mitchell Alen Fairchild and wife, Helen, Loyall; and Melissa Starrett, Lejunior; one sister, Penny Rogers and husband, David, Knoxville; and two brothers, Bill Lindsay and wife, Crystal, Vero Beach, FL; and Avery Lindsay, Lexington.

Also surviving are six grandchildren, Kevin Fairchild, Jason Russell, Shyla Taylor, Tiffany Fairchild, Tony Edward and Joshua Starrett; 12 great-grandchildren, Lauren Bowman, Deonna Starrett, Mitchell and Serria Fairchild, Isaiah, Jasper and Bay Taylor; Brandy and Elizabeth Tate; Josh Grubbs, Ethan Russell and Emily Marlowe; eight great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other family and friends.

Visitation will be held Tuesday from 5 until 8 pm at the Evarts Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at 2 pm in the Chapel of the Evarts Funeral Home with the Reverend Stan Nicely and the Reverend Wayne Caldwell officiating.

Burial will follow in the Evarts Memorial Gardens with family and friends serving as pallbearers.

Evarts Funeral Home is in charge of her arrangements.

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In Loving Memory of a Wonderful, Beautiful & Loving Dear, Dear Friend I will Love You and Miss You Always. I am Praying for Our Heavenly Father's Loving Comfort for the families of Donnie & Wilma, Alan & Helen Fairchild, Melissa Starrett & family & Debbie Peace & family. My Love & Prayers for all of you! Your Momma was Very, Very Special to Bobby & myself!

very nice lady ,she will be missed

Donnie so very sorry for your loss, seems like so very long ago we all gathered at Nell Gilberts store and drank R C cola .

My Aunt Reba was so very special to me. I loved her so very much. I will miss her terribly. God bless her family and friends. I pray she is at rest now and reunited with all her loved ones that have passed away before her. She is so loved by me and my sisters, I would love to be there but I cannot. I know I will see her again and until I do, I will never forget her. My heart just hurts so much. Rest now Aunt Reba, I love you. God Bless and Keep You!!!

In loving memory

Very sad to hear about her passing