I am sure my grandmother is very pleased with the dignity and care given for her final goodbye. The celebration was uplifting and flawless and my family and I will be forever grateful.
December 14, 1937 — January 23, 2018
Josie Elder Boyd Widman, 80, of Mt. Washington, found eternal peace on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Baptist Health. She was a retired employee of Bremner Biscuit Inc. and a Baptist. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph A. Widman; and her son, John Martin "Marty" Boyd. Josie is survived by two daughters, Peggy Trent Brinkman "Baby Girl" and Paula Trent Collingwood; One brother, Martin L. Elder, Jr.; her special loving niece, Sonia L. Wine (Mike); nieces, Rhonda Ennis Hubbach (Chuck) and Rita Ennis-Vogelsang (Bob); one granddaughter, Leigha M. Smith; and her beloved cat, Tazzie. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in Highland Memory Gardens. Friends may visit rom 1 to 5 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday. Memorial gifts are suggested to the American Cancer Society or the Kentucky Humane Society.