Gladys Murl Ahart, age 89, of Cadiz, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at Princeton Health and Rehabilitation Center in Princeton, Kentucky. Mrs. Ahart was an accomplished seamstress. She was employed at Elk Brand Manufacturing in Cadiz for several years and was a member of Woodmen of the World Chapter 20. For many years, Mrs. Ahart served as a Sunday School teacher in the churches that her husband, the Reverend John Ahart, pastored. She was a member of Cadiz Baptist Church.
She is survived by: two daughters - Lavana Underhill and husband, Larry, Cadiz, and Beverly Underhill and husband, David, Cadiz; six grandchildren - John Pete Potter, Jeremy Cunningham, Selenia Underhill Detweiler, Steven Underhill, Chase Underhill, and Shannon Thomas; 15 great grandchildren - Lexi Dorsey, Makenna Underhill, Elijah Underhill, Jaiden Northington, Isabella Detweiler, Riley Underhill, Landyn Underhill, Jenna Potter, Jessie Potter, Jordyn Potter, Kierslyn Thomas, Micah Underhill, Brielle Underhill, Olivia Cunningham, and Madeline Cunningham. She was preceded in death by: her parents - Hugh Tyler and Josie Finley Noel; her husband of 62 years - Reverend John Ahart; one son - Johnnie Steven Ahart; three brothers - Douglas Noel, Lacy Noel, and William Earl Noel; and two sisters - Mary Lois Figgins and Louinna Adams.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, where the family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM Sunday, January 15, 2017. The funeral service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 2:00 PM Sunday, January 15, 2017, with the Reverend Mike Rust and Reverend Norman Cotton officiating. Burial will follow at Ahart Cemetery in Cadiz.
Memorial contributions can be made to: The Way Christian Youth Center, P.O. Box 572, Cadiz, KY 42211.