Sara Lee Royalty, 97, of Bardstown, passed away Monday December 10, 2018 at Landmark of Bardstown. She was born July 9, 1921 in Springfield, retired from Waterfill and Frazier Distillery and Jim Beam Distillery, graduated from Bloomfield High School in 1939, member of Stephen Foster Music Club, Bardstown Garden Club, Bardstown Community Theater, Humphrey Homemakers, Flaget Memorial Auxiliary, and First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), where she was an Elder Emeritus.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Norris Royalty; and recently her special cat of 17 years, Moonshiny.
She is survived by several cousins, including her caregivers, Jack and Betty Seay of Bloomfield; cousin, Jerry (Jo Nell) Seay of Piqua, Ohio; cousin, Kathryn Sallee of Lexington; and many other cousins and friends.
Her funeral service will be 12:00 pm Wednesday December 12, 2018 at Barlow Funeral Home, with burial in Bardstown Cemetery. Rev. Jim Summers will officiate. Visitation will be 10 am – 12 pm Wednesday December 12 at Barlow Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may go to First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) building fund.