Obituary for Ida Willoughby (Puckett)
Ida Mae Willoughby, 88, retired Kentucky Textiles seamstress, widow of Arnold Willoughby, died Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Baptist Health Lexington. She was born April 26, 1929 in Bourbon County, daughter of the late Harvey Ray and Florence Cobb Puckett. Mrs. Willoughby was a devoted Christian mother and faithful member of Central Baptist Church where she was a member of the choir of for over 35 years. She is survived by two daughters, Patsy Jackson, Mount Sterling, Diane (Billy) Cline, Paris; three sons, Arnold Ray (Joyce) Willoughby, Paris, Keith (Debbie) Willoughby, Versailles, Dennis Glenn (Michele) Willoughby, North Carolina; eleven grandchildren, Ashlei Cline, Andrew Cline, Christopher Willoughby, Courtney Willoughby, Lacey Golick, Steven Wayne Willoughby, Jennifer Watchorn, Stephanie Hampton, Melissa Ann Willoughby, Gregory Wayne Brock, Robert Weston Brock; two sister, Helen Eddington, Laura Riddle; two brothers, Oliver Puckett, Tommy Puckett; and eleven great grandchildren. A great granddaughter, Hannah Kay Hampton, preceded her in death. Visitation will be 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 12, at Central Baptist Church followed by funeral service at 11:00 a.m. by Rev. Dan Russell and Rev. Steven Scherer. Burial will be in the Paris Cemetery. Casket bearers will be Chris Willoughby, Robert Brock, Gregory Brock, Steven Willoughby, Andrew Cline, Darren Linville, Julian Puckett, and Eugene Riddle. Honorary bearers will be Brycen Bennett and the Central Baptist Church Choir.