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Visitation

McCreary County Funeral Home
Saturday January 15th, 2022
11:00am - 1:00pm

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Funeral Service

McCreary County Funeral Home
Saturday January 15th, 2022
1:00pm

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Barbara Sue Strunk

Barbara Sue Marcum Strunk, age 80 years, of Whitley City, Kentucky, wife of the Gene Strunk, died Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at UK Hospital in Lexington, KY.

She was born in Vincent, Kentucky on November 9, 1941, the daughter of the late Sanford and Reba McIntire Marcum. She was a telephone operator for Cincinnati Bell and a homemaker. She loved attending and was a member of Marshes Siding Church of God. She enjoyed gardening, home canning, shopping and beach vacations with her family.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Gene Strunk; daughters, Kimberly Strunk of Richmond KY., and Angela and husband Eric Wireman of Lynchburg, Ohio; also her grand-children, Keegan and Aurelia Wireman.
In addition to her parents, Sanford and Reba Marcum; she is preceded in death by her brothers, Hughes, Paul and Ralph Wayne Marcum; and sister, Carolyn Brandenburg.
Funeral service for Barbara are Saturday, January 15, 2022, at 1:00 PM in the chapel of McCreary County Funeral Home, with brother Harry Waters officiating. Visitation will be from 11:00 AM until time for funeral service. Burial will follow in Higginbotham Cemetery.
McCreary County Funeral Home is entrusted with the service for Barbara Strunk.


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A photo was added for Barbara Sue Strunk

Tammy Lawwill Jan 14 2022 11:37 PM

A photo was added for Barbara Sue Strunk

Tammy Lawwill Jan 14 2022 11:28 PM

Sorry for your loss.

Linda Marcum Jan 14 2022 10:49 AM

God bless this good family with help and comfort. Fond memories of her mother Reba, of Barbara, and the family from my years as pastor at Warrens Chapel. <>< Jamie Brunk

Rev Jamie Brunk Jan 13 2022 10:56 PM

Barbara was a member of the OCHS Class of 1960. She never missed a class reunion. She will be missed

Maria Edwards Jan 13 2022 8:57 PM

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Maria Edwards Jan 13 2022 8:55 PM

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Sheryl L Taylor Jan 13 2022 10:24 AM

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