Barbara Buettner Tracy Alwood

Funeral services for Barbara Buettner Tracy Alwood, 73, of Frankfort will be held Friday 2:30 p.m. at LeCompte Johnson Taylor Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Frankfort Cemetery.

Mrs. Alwood left this world, Saturday, surrounded by her family. A native of Washington D.C. she was a floral designer and owner of Barb’s Flowers in Frankfort and Neward, OH. She was a former member of Frankfort Chamber of Commerce, a Kentucky Colonel and member of First Baptist Church, St. Clair St.

She was the daughter of the late Vincent and Ethel Modene Roberts Buettner, and was preceded in death by her sister, Marcia Ball.

She is survived by her husband and best friend of 38 years Virgil Alwood, daughters, Marcia (Gordon) Gemmell, Lawrenceburg and Cindy Tracy, Georgetown; three grandchildren, Heather, Joshua and Christy Gemmell and two great-grandchildren, Ceairra and Amiya Bowen; nieces and nephews, Steve and Brian Ball and Lisa Rigsby.

Pallbearers will be Gordon and Joshua Gemmell, Matt Hayes, Mehrdad Marefat, Jim Zalipski and Bentley Bush.

Visitation will be held Friday 12:30-2:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Guestbook @ljtfuneralhome.com.

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  • Virgil, Marcia,Cindy & family,

    I was so sorry to hear of you losing Barbara.

    Barbara had a Wonderful Loving Happy Life with Virgil. 

    Our thoughts, Love and Prayers are with all of you.

    Joanne & family