Barbara Edwards passed away on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville.
Mrs. Edwards had worked in the cafeteria at Christian County High School and had also worked as a grill cook at Ferrell’s in Hopkinsville. She was a member of Fruithill Baptist Church in Christian County.
Barbara Edwards was preceded in death by her parents, Lucian Gordon and Inez Minerva Atkins Gordon; and three brothers, Wallace Gordon, Homer Gordon and Wayne Gordon.
She is survived by two brothers, Larry Gordon of Nacogdoches, Texas and Gerald Gordon of Christianburg, Va.; three sisters, Frances Boolen of Spokane, Wash., Patricia Bingham of Sanger, Calif. and Carolyn Moore of Hopkinsville; one son, Steve Mitchell (and wife Frances) of Hopkinsville; four grandchildren, Michael Mitchell, Matthew Mitchell, Dennis Kirkman and Chris Kirkman; six great-grandchildren, Jacob, Camryn, Dylan, Christian, Landon and Carlie Jo.
Music was provided by The Rev. Russ Stallons. Memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society, C/O Dannye Wagner, 218 Canton Lakeshore Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211.