OBITUARY

Vickie Gafford Tungett

February 8, 1953October 1, 2020
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Vickie Gafford Tungett, 67, of Louisville passed away Thursday, October 1, 2020. She was born to the late Gilbert and Thelma Gafford on February 8, 1953. Vickie was a Registered Nurse, during her life she worked for Louisville local hospitals, Hospice and home health. Vickie was also a member of Highview Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband Bill Tungett and grandson Cayden Tungett. Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Rusty Tungett(Samantha), Jason Tungett(Emily), grandchildren, Hunter, Ethan, Emma, Avery and Penelope, sisters, Barbara Parker(Tony), Linda Wyatt(Mike), Kathy Van-Sant, brother, Darrell Gafford(Judie), and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation will be Friday, October 9, 2020 from 10am-2pm with a funeral service at 2pm at Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Home, 8519 Preston Hwy. Louisville, Kentucky 40219 with burial to follow at Pennsylvania Run Cemetery. In order to adhere to public health requirements, family members and friends are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing at all times during the services.

Services

  • Visitation

    Friday, October 9, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, October 9, 2020

  • Committal Service

    Friday, October 9, 2020

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Jackie Branscum

October 4, 2020

A wonderful Grammy, that will be dearly missed by the babies. 💜

Kimberly MILLER

October 3, 2020

I worked with Vickie many years ago, Vickie was the kindest & most caring person I ever met.. My prayers for her family

Marion Maxey Lawson

October 2, 2020

I want to give my Sincere Sympathy to the Gafford family and all relatives and friends. She was a wonderful person. I'll never forget the times we had together when I came to Louisville to visit, my cousin. She's with her mom and dad, now. We will truly miss her.

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Biography

Vickie Gafford Tungett, 67, of Louisville passed away Thursday, October 1, 2020. She was born to the late Gilbert and Thelma Gafford on February 8, 1953. Vickie was a Registered Nurse, during her life she worked for Louisville local hospitals, Hospice and home health. Vickie was also a member of Highview Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband Bill Tungett and grandson Cayden Tungett.
Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Rusty Tungett(Samantha), Jason Tungett(Emily), grandchildren, Hunter, Ethan, Emma, Avery and Penelope, sisters, Barbara Parker(Tony), Linda Wyatt(Mike), Kathy Van-Sant, brother, Darrell Gafford(Judie), and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be Friday, October 9, 2020 from 10am-2pm with a funeral service at 2pm at Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Home, 8519 Preston Hwy. Louisville, Kentucky 40219 with burial to follow at Pennsylvania Run Cemetery. In order to adhere to public health requirements, family members and friends are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing at all times during the services.

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