Barbara Neil Ward Vaught

July 8, 1948 - January 27, 2023

BOWLING GREEN- Barbara Neil Ward Vaught, 74, of Bowling Green died Friday, January 27, 2023 at The Medical Center in Bowling Green. Mrs. Vaught was born in Muhlenberg County on July 8, 1948. She was a homemaker and a member of Bexton Road Baptist Church. She loved watching westerns, General Hospital, Mountain Men, and movies. Mrs. Vaught is preceded in death by her parents, Ivan and Nora Lee Ward; father and mother-in-law, Bill and Freda Vaught; sister, Dianna Kay Zimmerman; sister, Mary Dean Tate.

Survivors include her husband, James Vaught; daughters, Barbara Denise Ward, Dennetta Lynn Walker, Brandie Shea (Erica) Ayala; sisters, Rosa Lee Dennis, Teresa (Kim) Brand, Alisa Chamber; brother, Ivan Wayne Ward; 8 grandchildren; 1 great grandson.

Funeral services will be held Monday, January 30, 2023 at 12PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with Bro. Rick Autrey officiating. Burial will be in Nebo Cemetery. Visitation will be held Monday, January 30, 2023 beginning at 10AM at the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at