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Barbara Ann Vaughn Turner

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff

MORGANTOWN, Ky. — Barbara Ann Vaughn Turner, 82, of Morgantown, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, at the Medical Center in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Barbara was born May 20, 1937, in Greenville, Kentucky, to the union of Cecil and Marie Sorrels Vaughn.

She was a member of Rochester Missionary Baptist Church, avid Kentucky fan, a faithfull listener to Lunch at the Z and was known as Butler County Barb.

She loved to spend time with her family, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Other than her parents she is preceded in death by her first husband, Shorty Fleming; one sister, Pat Maxfield; and special cousin, Betty Worth.

Barbara Turner is survived by her husband of 22 years, Bill Turner, of Morgantown; two daughters, Sherry Lee, of Hartford, Kentucky, and Kelly Cooke (Timothy), of Drakesboro, Kentucky; five grandchildren, Brian Lee (Amanda), of Beaver Dam, Kentucky, Amanda Pharis (Dean), of Beaver Dam, Ashley Lee, of Centertown, Kentucky, Dustin Cooke, of Drakesboro, and Scott Cooke, of Drakesboro; seven great-grandchildren, Brennen and Avery Lee, Kala, Kelci and Kylie Pharis, Taya Lee, and Addyson Graves; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at the Rochester Missionary Baptist Church on Friday, Jan. 10, at 11 a.m. with Bro. Roger Helsey and Bro. Timmy Burden officiating. Burial will be held in the Rochester Cemetery where Dustin and Scott Cooke, Brian Lee, Dean Pharris, Justin and Jacob Burden will serve as pallbearers. Visitation will be held on Thursday, Jan. 9, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Chapel and Friday 9 a.m. until funeral time at 11 a.m. at the Rochester Missionary Baptist Church.

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Jones Funeral Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Barbara Turner.

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