Barbara Ann Davenport 82 of Marion, KY died May 10, 2023 at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Evansville, IN.
Born Barbara Ann Gipson August 16, 1940 in Deanwood, KY to the late Denver and Marie Hill Gipson. She married Rodnie K. Davenport in 1961, who preceded her in death in 2008. She worked at Potters/Siemens for 30 years, retiring in 2000. After that retirement, she worked at the Crittenden County Detention Center, while attending night school. She earned two degrees, one in Criminology and the other in Business Management. She loved to paint and to read her Bible.
Surviving are sons, Kenneth Wayne and Cameron and a daughter, Lucinda Marie Davenport; sisters, Jetta Harris and Jeanie Camplin; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Judy Stone and brothers, Charles and Billy Wayne Gipson.
Visitation will be Friday, May 12, 2023 at Myers Funeral Home between the hours of 5 and 8 PM. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 11 AM at Myers Funeral Home with Paul Cannon officiating. Interment will follow in Freedom Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Crittenden County Rescue Squad or the Fire Department in your district or to the Crittenden County Animal Shelter or Mary Hall Ruddiman Canine Shelter.
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