Barbara Gordon Edwards, age 79, of Hopkinsville, KY, a native of Trigg Co., KY, passed away Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville, KY. Mrs. Edwards had worked in the cafeteria at the Christian Co. High School and was a grill cook at Ferrell's in Hopkinsville, KY. She was a member of Fruithill Baptist Church in Christian Co., KY. She is survived by: One Son & Daughter-In-Law - Steve & Frances Mitchell, Hopkinsville, KY, Four Grandchildren- Michael Mitchell, Matthew Mitchell, Dennis Kirkman & Chris Kirkman, Six Great Grandchildren- Jacob, Camryn, Dylan, Christian, Landon & Carlie Jo, Two Brothers- Larry Gordon, Nacogdoches, TX & Gerald Gordon, Christiansburg, VA, Three Sisters- Frances Boolen, Spokane, WA, Patricia Bingham, Sanger, CA & Carolyn Moore, Hopkinsville, KY. She was preceded in death by: Father - Lucian Gordon, Mother - Inez Minerva Atkins Gordon, three Brothers- Wallace Gordon, Homer Gordon & Wayne Gordon.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050 Cadiz, KY 42211-031 in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday, March 12, 2014. Funeral Service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 1:00 PM Thursday, March 13, 2014 with the Reverend Irvin Darnall & Reverend Russ Stallons officiating. Burial will follow at Atkins Cemetery in Cadiz, KY. Memorial Contributions can be made to: American Cancer Society, c/o-Dannye Wagner, 218 Canton Lakeshore Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211.