Mrs. Marjorie Nadean Antle of Campbellsville was born on November 10, 1932 in Taylor County to the late Lewis Nathan “Doc” and Eliza Ethel (Ford) Barnett. She died Friday, February 15, 2019 at 1:20 AM at the Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab Center after an extended illness, being 86 years, 3 months, and 5 days of age. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Elkhorn Baptist Church. As a young lady, she met and fell in love with Mr. Don Antle, and they married on April 25, 1953. They would share their love until his death in 2018. Mrs. Antle was a former cafeteria manager in the Campbellsville Independent School System, and enjoyed quilting and raising a garden. She was the matriarch of a close-knit and well-respected family, and her devotion to her grandchildren was paramount.
She leaves to mourn her passing:
Two daughters: Donna Antle of Campbellsville, and Jeanean Malone and husband Larry of Buffalo,
Four grandchildren: Andrea Lawhorn and husband Phil, Adam Dobson and wife Rachael, Andrew Dobson and companion Maranda Quinn, and Austin Malone,
Six great-grandchildren: Chase Lawless, Brianna Dobson, Cayton Lawhorn, Aubri Dobson, Addyson Dobson, and Mason Baldwin-Schiess,
A brother-in-law: Charles Sprowles of Fairdale,
All her friends at Campbellsville Nursing,
And a host of other family and friends.
She was also preceded in death by six siblings: Alvin Barnett, Willis Barnett, Howard Barnett, Leslie Barnett, Hazel Wright, and Barbara Sprowles.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Antle on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 1:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home. Dr. Brian Rafferty, Bro. Eddie Finn, and Rev. Haywood Riner will be officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her husband in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Monday, Feb. 18, from 5:00-8:00 PM at the funeral home.
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