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Kathleen Loy Buchanan, Adair County, KY (1928-2012)

She was a native of Adair County, KY, and a member of a highly regarded family. Mrs. Buchanan was a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church in Glasgow, KY and a homemaker

Kathleen Loy Buchanan age 83 years of Glasgow, KY formerly of Adair County, KY, passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 7:20pmCT, at her home near Glasgow, KY She was born November 6, 1928 in Fairplay, KY the daughter of the late: Robert and Nola Brummett Loy.

Funeral services will be Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 11amCT, at Stotts-Phelps- McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. Bro. Darrell Landis will be the officiating clergy. Interment will be in the Loy Cemetery 1740 Loy Cemetery Road, Fairplay, KY. The family requests visitation after 4pmCT, February 17, 2012, on Thursday, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Kathleen Loy Buchanan, Adair County, KY (1928-2012)

Kathleen Loy Buchanan, was born November 6, 1928 in Fairplay, KY. She was the daughter of the late Robert and Nola Brummett Loy. She died Tuesday, February 14, 2012, Glasgow, Barren County, KY, at the age of 83 years, 3 months, and 8 days.

She was preceded in death by her husband: Colby L. Buchanan Sr. on December 27, 1999. By two sons: Colby Buchanan Jr. and James Buchanan, five brothers: Dellus Loy, Elmer Loy, Clifton Loy, Johnny Loy and Wesley Loy.

Survived by the following:
  • Six daughters: Donna Gaikowski of Laguna Niquel, California Rosemary Yahne of St. Louis, Miissouri; Rita Dilbeck of Newcastle, California, Vicky Compton of the Nell Community, Esther Buchanan of Lebanon, KY, Kathy Buchanan of Sedona, Arizona

  • Two sons: Mark Buchanan of Glasgow, KY; John Buchanan of Louisville, KY

  • Three brothers survive: David Loy of LaGrange, KY Sam Loy of Louisville, KY and Joe Frank Loy of Columbia, KY

  • Three sisters: Evalee Churchill and Sophia Wheelock both of Ypsilanti, Michigan; Vicky Green of Columbia, KY

  • Seventeen grandchildren.

  • Ten great grandchildren

  • Several nieces and nephews
Mrs. Buchanan was a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church in Glasgow, KY and a homemaker.

This obituary may be viewed and a quest book signed online at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangement.

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