SUTHERLAND Jayne Ellen Yahnig, 47, wife of Robert Sutherland, Jr., of Lexington, passed away Thurs., April 5, 2018. She was born Oct. 5, 1970 in Hopkinsville, KY to Carl and Polly Yahnig. She was a member of Porter Memorial Baptist Church. She attended the University of Louisville and graduated from UK with her Masters Degree. Mrs. Sutherland taught at Scott County High School and at Stamping Ground Elementary. She homeschooled children, taught Young Musicians Children's Choir, AWANA, music at VBS, and was a beloved soloist. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her father and mother, Carl and Polly Yahnig; two sons, Rob and Hank Sutherland; one daughter, Julia Sutherland; one brother, John (Angel) Yahnig; and one sister, Natalie (Chris) Westerfield. Funeral services will be held 11 am Sat., April 14 at Porter Memorial Baptist Church, 4300 Nicholasville Rd., Lexington, KY 40515. Burial will follow in the Lexington Cemetery, 833 W. Main St., Lexington, KY 40508. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Fri., April 13 and 9:30-10:30 am Sat., April 14 at the church. Memorial contributions can be made to the Porter Memorial Baptist Church Forward Together Program. Kerr Brothers Funeral Home Harrodsburg Rd. is in charge of arrangements.
Published by Lexington Herald-Leader on Apr. 8, 2018.