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Janet Lynn Christerson Buckner, 56, of Harrodsburg, widow of Mark Alan Buckner, died Monday, March 5, 2018, at the Baptist Health Hospital in Lexington.

Born May 19, 1961, in Mercer County, she was the daughter of Bobby and Linda Sanders Christerson.

She was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church and an office assistant at Mercer County Elementary School.

Survivors include: one son, Colin Shivley Buckner of Harrodsburg; her parents, Bobby and Linda Sanders Christerson of Harrodsburg; one sister, Sharon (Greg) Sawyer of Harrodsburg; her mother-in-law, Martha Buckner; two sisters-in-law, JoAnn Richmond and Teresa (Bud) Westerfield; one niece, Jessica (Stevie) Elliott; three nephews, Tyler (Caitlin) Sawyer, Clay (Krystal) Westerfield and Casie Westerfield, and two great nieces, Josie and Gracie Elliott.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, March 7,  at 2 p.m., at the Bethel Baptist Church with Brad King, Stephen Brogli, John McDaniel, and Lester Tirey officiating. Burial was in Bethel Baptist Church cemetery. 

Pallbearers were Todd Pinkston, Jeffrey Pinkston, Spencer Tatum, Dale and Clay Cinnamon, Monty and Kasey McRay and Kelly Bugg. Honorary pallbearers were Precious Cargo teachers Traci Goodlett, Traci Brown, Tina Goodman, Lynette Freeman, Joan Cinnamon, Sherri McRay, Becky Vinson, Stacey Griffith and Michele Barnett.   

Memorial contributions  are suggested to Bethel Baptist Building Fund.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at



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