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Delphus (Jummy) Bardin, 79, Adair Co., KY

Mr. Bardin was the head of a large, highly regarded famiy. He was a long distance truck driver most of his adult life, and he was greatly admired for his indefatiguable fortitude. He was a member of the Columbia Christian Church, Columbia Lodge No. 96 and the Order of the Eastern Star No. 435. His wit and friendly manner endeared him to everyone he met.

Delphus "Jummy" Bardin, age 79 years, of 313 Young Street, Columbia, KYpassed away Thursday, November 19, 2009 at 1:27pmCT, at the Westlake Regional Hospital in Columbia, KY after an illness.

The funeral service is Sunday, November 22, 2009 at 1pmCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Jamie Bryant and Bro. Hugh Withers the officiating clergy. Interment in the Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty RD, Columbia, KY. The family request visiting after 3pmCT, Saturday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary FuneralHome.

Delphus "Jummy" Bardin, 79, Adair Co., KY (1930-2079)

He was born June 08, 1930, the son of the late John Golden and Mary Ann Smith Bardin of Adair Co. KY and died November 19, 2009, in Columbia, KY at the age of 79 years, 5 months, and 11 days.

He is survived by his wife, Wanda Smith Bardin, Columbia, KY and the following:
  • Two sons: Gregg Bardin and wife Marilyn, Columbia, KY; andMarty Bardin and wife Adrienne of Eminence, KY

  • Two daughters: Gerry Lou Hall and husband Dennis, Russell Springs, KY; andPatti Page and husband Randy, Columbia, KY

  • One brother: Hershel Harmon, Columbia, KY

  • Two sisters: Emma Childress, Cave City, KY; and Golie Bardin, Columbia, KY

  • Eight grandchildren: Mike Kelsay, Bryan Kelsay, Brad Kelsay, Brandon Bardin,Shawn Bardin, Dusty Page, Joey Page and Taylor Bardin

  • Ten great grandchildren and one great great grandchild

  • And by several nieces and nephews and a host of friends
Mr. Bardin was a truck driver for many years, was a member of the ColumbiaChristian Church, Columbia Lodge No. 96 and Order of Eastern Star No. 435.

Expressions of sympathy may be to the Alzheimer's Association 6100 DutchmansLane Suite 401 Louisville, KY 40205 in memory of Jummy Bardin or made to Kosair Charities Committee PO Box 37370 Louisville, KY 40233-7370in honor of Blane Bardin.Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements

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