OBITUARY: Judy Faye Kirkham


Judy Faye Kirkham, age 76 of Cross Plains went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, June 7, 2023 at The Residence of Alive Hospice.

She was born September 9, 1946 in Franklin, KY to Bourbon Hazel & Mary Jewel Wilson Taylor.

She worked as a store manager and as a personnel manager for Sears until her retirement. She was an avid reader. Judy was someone who could find humor in every situation, and she loved to laugh. She was a wonderful caregiver and enjoyed spending time with children.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Danny Kirkham; daughter, Stephanie Kirkham; sister, Reba Scott.

She is survived by her son, Chris (Brenda) Kirkham, Lavernia, TX; 3 grandchildren, Justin West, Dewees, TX, Todd West, San Antonio, TX and Tyler Kirkham, Lavernia, TX; 2 great-grandchildren, Emily Mae and Zooey Michelle.

Funeral service is scheduled for Tuesday, June 13, 2023 at 2 pm in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House with Chris Kirkham officiating. Interment will follow in Restlawn Memorial Gardens in Franklin, KY with family serving as pallbearers. Visitation with the family is planned for Tuesday, June 13, 2023 10 am until the hour of the service at the funeral home.

ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO AUSTIN & BELL 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000


For more obituaries visit

Subscribe to our Newsletter!