Judith Irvine Dickey

Published 5:50 pm Monday, March 2, 2020

Judith Irvine Dickey


Judith Irvine Dickey, 74, of Danville passed away on Tuesday, January 28, 2020. Born December 4, 1945 in Danville, KY, she was the daughter of the late John and Helen White Irvine. 

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Judith was a graduate of Eubank High School (Class of “64). She received a degree in English with a teaching certificate from Berea College (Class of 1968). She taught honors English for 30 years at Ithaca High School and Danville High School. She was an active member of Centenary United Methodist Church in Danville, KY. Judith loved the theater and baking. She was in productions at the West T. Hill Community Theater, and every year she tried to bake her Christmas bread for the whole church. 

She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Kenneth Dickey, DVM; sons, Aaron (Viani) Dickey of St. Louis and Dr. Adam (Katie) Dickey of Atlanta; sister, Jackie (Lewis) Barron of Georgetown; and four grandchildren: Alejandra, Luca, Isaac, and Charlotte Dickey. 

A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11AM, March 7, 2020 at Centenary United Methodist Church. Visitation will be held immediately prior from 9:30 to 11AM. Memorial Contributions suggested to Volunteers in Mission (VIM) at Centenary United Methodist Church, 1441 Perryville Road, Danville, KY 40422. Guestbook available at www.wlpruitt.com.