Laura Buckingham

Laura Buckingham, age 83, of Cadiz, KY, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2015, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.  Mrs. Buckingham graduated from University of Corpus Christi, presently Texas A & M University, with a degree in Business Education and went on to teach at schools in Terre Haute, IN & Portland, TX.  She was a member of Cadiz Baptist Church & over the years was active in International Student Ministries and senior activities in Cadiz, Terre Haute, IN & Portland, TX.  Also, Mrs. Buckingham was a member of the Cadiz Gideon Camp Women's Auxiliary & Terre Haute, IN Civitan Auxiliary.  She is survived by: Husband of 59 years- Roy Buckingham, Cadiz, KY, Two Sons-  Andy Buckingham & wife, Tammi, Hopkinsville, KY, Ray Buckingham & wife, Paige, Lawrence, KS, One Daughter - Lynn Vollmer & husband, David, Sugar Land, TX, Six Grandchildren- Nikole Vollmer, Samuel Vollmer, Reid Buckingham, Heather Buckingham, Elli Buckingham & Cahle Buckingham & wife, Valerie, One Brother - Walton Cavitt & wife, Kay, Bryan, TX, Two Sisters- Willie Jones, Houston, TX, Velma Ann Putman & husband, Larry, Belton, TX, Two Sisters-In-Law- Kay Cavitt, Florence, AL & Billie Cavitt, Odem, TX.  She was preceded in death by: Parents - Clifford H., Sr. & Iva Adrene Manning Cavitt & Three Brothers- Truman Cavitt, Jimmie Cavitt & Buddy Cavitt.  Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM Thursday, September 3, 2015.  Funeral Service will be at Cadiz Baptist Church, 82 Main Street in Cadiz, KY at 12:00 PM Friday, September 4, 2015 with the Reverend Kyle Noffsinger and Rev. Roger Bear officiating.  An additional visitation will be held at Cadiz Baptist Church on Friday, September 4, 2015 from 11:00 AM until the funeral time of 12:00 PM.  Burial will follow the funeral service at Kentucky Veteran's Cemetery West in Hopkinsville, KY.  Memorial Contributions can be made to:  Oneida Baptist Institute, P.O. Box 67, Oneida, KY 40972-0067 or Cadiz Gideon Camp, PO Box 65, Cadiz, KY 42211.  

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We are sorry to hear of Laura's passing. She was a great lady. May God comfort you as you grieve your loss.

Roy and family, I am so sorry about Laura, such a wonderful, beautiful person. Prayers always to all of you. When I get down to the lake will try and come down and visit. Laura is up with the angels now, looking down on all of us. Again, so sorry. Judie McCool

Lynn, I am thinking of you and your family during this very difficult time. Please know that I am praying that God gives you the peace and comfort needed during this time. Blessings to you and your family. Linda, Mark, and Nick Powell

Roy....I'm the "other" retired Navy pilot, here in Cadiz. I'm sorry for your loss. Hope we can get together in the future to swap some sea stories. I live at 450 Humphries Road. Gordy Roberts


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