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Christine Buchanan McBee

February 17, 1932 ~ October 19, 2021 (age 89)

Obituary

Christine Buchanan McBee, 89, of Stanford, KY passed away on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at Stanford Care and Rehabilitation. Born on February 17, 1932 in Danville, KY to the late Ollie and Mary Arnold Buchanan. She worked as a bookkeeper for First Southern National Bank in addition to being a homemaker, family caregiver and caterer. She was an avid golfer who played many rounds at the Dix River Country Club. Christine was a highly touted bridge player, member of the St. Asaph-DAR, and was the Herald-Leader’s proclaimed Lincoln County culinary artist in 1977. She was a faithful member of Stanford Christian Church for over 75 years.

Survivors include one son, Jeff McBee (Kathy) of Danville, KY; three sisters, Martha Ann May, Susie Morris (Bruce) and Helen Ham (Maurice); three grandchildren, Leslie McBee (Grady Bentley), Olivia McBee Beach (Taylor) and Jeremy McBee (Laken Goodlett); five great-grandchildren, Sophie, Tucker, Lucy, Bo Tipton and Maylei Kay; several nieces and nephews, as well as great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 60 years, Jody McBee; parents, Ollie C. and Mary Buchanan; one son, Jim McBee; two brothers, Hugh Buchanan and James Buchanan; two sisters, Dorothy Hood and Pauline Hood; and one granddaughter, Lorna McBee.

A one-day service has been scheduled for Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford, KY. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Funeral service will begin at 1:00 p.m. with Dr. Jim Baughman officiating. A private family burial will be held at a later date.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
October 26, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Spurlin Funeral Home Stanford
411 West Main Street
Stanford, KY 40484

Funeral Service
Tuesday
October 26, 2021

1:00 PM
Spurlin Funeral Home Stanford
411 West Main Street
Stanford, KY 40484

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