Christine Gabbard, wife of 27 years of Edward Gabbard, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2012. She was a 57 year old native of Breathitt County, daughter of the late Rev. Virgil and Martha Deaton Gabbard, a school teacher and educator.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by 2 daughters, Jennifer (Ben) Wright of Winchester and Joyce (Mike) Kelsay of Columbia, a son, Bobby Haddix of Winchester, grandchildren, Jonica Davis, Tommy, Jackson, Hunter Clay, Dylan Patrick, and Mason Wright, Kyle and Kyla Kelsay, and Delainey Haddix, sisters, Helen (Roger) James and Norman (Johnny) Gross, Lois (Bruce) Brindley, Anna (Barry) Morris, Evangeline Gabbard and Elizabeth Roberts, and brothers, Howard (Lois) Gabbard, and J.B. Gabbard, mother-in-law, Della (Ken) Baker, brother-in-law, Paul Gabbard, numerous nieces and nephews, and special friend, Melanie Gabbard.
A celebration of her life well be held at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals on Wedneday from 4-8:00 with a private family service at the graveside.