Anne Kay Burkeen Scyphers, 54

Anne Kay Burkeen Scyphers, 54, of Cadiz, passed away Wednesday, June 10, 2020, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, of natural causes.

Funeral services were held Sunday, June 14, 2020, at Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St., in Cadiz with Rev. Jamus Redd and Dr. Scott Wilson officiating. Burial followed in Hematite Cemetery in Land Between the Lakes.

Born Dec. 1, 1965, in Murray, she was the daughter of Ben Helen Joyce Burkeen, of Cadiz, and the late Edward Eulane Burkeen.

Anne was a member of the Trigg County High School Class of 1984, a graduate of Western Kentucky University, and attended the University of Louisville. She worked for 25 years as a dental hygienist in Louisville and in Cadiz.

She married Louis Ray Scyphers on Dec. 28, 1991. Anne was a member of Cadiz United Methodist Church and Ophelia Chapter #55, Order of the Eastern Star, where she served as organist. Additionally, she was a member of the Kentucky Dental Association and was a Kentucky Colonel.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Joe and Addie Burkeen; and her maternal grandparents, Otis and Elsie Joyce.

In addition to her mother and her husband, she is survived by two sons, Jack Scyphers and Will Scyphers, both of Cadiz; a stepson, Douglas Scyphers of Louisville; two brothers, Ben (Kim) Burkeen and Matthew Burkeen, both of Cadiz; a brother-in-law, Gary (Debbie) Scyphers of Louisville; nieces, Kandice Burkeen of Princeton, and Molly Burkeen of Cadiz; nephews, Jacob Burkeen of Cadiz, Nicky Scyphers and Brian Scyphers, both of Louisville; and a host of friends.

Memorials may be made to Hematite Cemetery Fund, c/o Bank of Cadiz, P.O. Box 2020, Cadiz, KY 42211.

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