Dorcas Figg

May 5, 1950 ~ December 23, 2021 (age 71)


Dorcas Figg, 71, of Bardstown, passed away Thursday December 23, 2021 at Flaget Memorial Hospital.  She was born May 5, 1950 in Nelson County, retired Nelson County Jailer after 50 years of service at Nelson County Jail and 16 years as Nelson County Jailer.  She was a retired school bus driver for Nelson County School System with 27 years of service, member of F.O.P, Kentucky Jailer’s Association, a Kentucky Colonel, and St. Joseph Catholic Church.


She was preceded in death by her father, Joe Figg Sr.; and brother, Joe Figg Jr.


She is survived by her mother, Charlotte Figg of Bardstown; three sisters, Deanie Figg Hahn, Cathy Figg Garner, and Eunice Figg Downs; four brothers, Larry (Jackie) Figg, Gregg Figg, John (Lisa) Figg, and Carey (Margo) Figg; and several nieces and nephews.


Her Funeral Mass will be 11:00 am Thursday December 30, 2021 at Basilica of St. Joseph Proto-Cathedral, with burial in Bardstown Cemetery.  Rev. Terry Bradshaw will officiate.  Visitation will be 1 – 8 pm Wednesday December 29 and 9 – 10:15 am Thursday December 30 at Barlow Funeral Home.  A prayer service will be held Wednesday evening.


Memorial contributions may go to The American Diabetes Association.

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December 29, 2021

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Barlow Funeral Home
2675 E. John Rowan Blvd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

Funeral Mass
December 30, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Joseph Proto - Cathedral (Bardstown Cemetery)

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