Barbara Jane Underwood

Barbara Jane Haraway Underwood, 79 of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, March 3, 2019 at her home. She was a native of Fort Knox, an active member of Elizabethtown Church of Christ and was a retired Teacher for Hardin County Schools. She helped start the Relay for Life and was awarded a lifetime achievement award, was inducted into the North Hardin Athletic Hall of Fame and went on several mission trips where she helped build churches and hand out bibles. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald G. Underwood; her parents, John Luther and Mary Lee King Haraway; a brother, Gerald Haraway and a sister, Patricia Joan Richter. She is survived by her son, Lonnie A. Underwood and his fiance, Chanda Balmer of Elizabethtown; a sister, Gayle Massey of Nashville, TN; two step grandchildren, Jessica Hardin and Adriana Wood; several nieces and nephews and a special friend, Wendy Boeglen. The funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Elizabethtown Church of Christ with Bro. Ray Pack officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation wil be Friday from 4 to 8 p. and continue after 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Relay for Life or the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be expressed online at


Friday, March 8, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Etown Church of Christ


Saturday, March 9, 2019 starting at 11:00 AM
Etown Church of Christ

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