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Joyce Kay Barefield

Joyce Kay Barefield age 79 of Paducah passed away Wednesday February 22, 2017 at 5:53 p.m. at the Lourdes Hospital.

Mrs. Barefield was retired from the Paducah Board of Education. She was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church, and the United Methodist Women. She is survived by her two sons, Alan Barefield (Amy) of Starkville, MS. and Terry Barefield ( Victoria ) of Rockwood, TN. Five grandchildren, Chance Barefield Of Rockwood, TN., Ashley Reed of Paducah, Colby Barefield of Metropolis, IL., William Barefield and Allyson Barefield both of Starkville, MS. Three great grandchildren, Brianna Barefield, Noah Reed and Christopher Reed. One nephew and two nieces. She was preceded in death by her husband, Danny Barefield, one son, Joey Barefield, her parents, Hubert Baggett and Juanita Ruley Baggett, one brother and one sister.

A Funeral Service will be held Sunday February 26, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at the Keeling Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Sue Engle and Rev. Kenny Locke officiating. Burial will be Private. Family will receive friends from 12 Noon till funeral hour Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers family request memorials be given to Trinity United Methodist Church BLAST Program 6125 Blandville Rd. Paducah, KY. 42001 or St Jude's Children's Hospital.

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 To Terry Barefield, I am sorry to here about your Mother. I just found out today 02/27/17. My prayers are with you. Keeven 

Keeven Sexton Feb 27 2017 12:00 AM

 Dear Barefield Family, Joyce was a wonderful lady with whom to work at Paducah Schools. She was always professional, hard working and kind. She will be missed by many people. Prayers are with you all. 

Vickie Maley Feb 26 2017 12:00 AM

 Alan, Amy, and family. I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. May God watch over your family during this difficult time. I would like to be able to say or do something to help you through this but I know there is little that can be done. My prayers are with you. 

Rheanel Tolar Feb 25 2017 12:00 AM

 Alan, Terry and family. I am so sorry for your loss. Your Mother was a very unique lady. She was a real inspiration to me and I am thankful God brought a love and strong friendship between us. I will treasure the memories I have of your family. I love you all. 

Zula Craig Feb 25 2017 12:00 AM


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James S. Price Feb 25 2017 12:00 AM

 Alan and all of the family. I know you are all in a state of shock. We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you all. Please let us know if we can do anything for you. 

Keith Coble Feb 24 2017 12:00 AM

 Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. 

Steve Martin Feb 24 2017 12:00 AM