Lucinda Gail Ritchie, 62, of Amarillo, Texas, passed away Thursday, January 23, 2020, with her family by her side.
More lovingly known by Cyndi to those closest to her, she was one of three children born to Robert Walton (R.W.) and Edith Faye Carmichael, on December 20, 1957 in Lexington, Kentucky.
Cyndi graduated from Henry Clay High School in 1976, and received a business degree from National College in 1989. She married Larry Willis Ritchie on November 26, 1992.
Cyndi had a kind and compassion spirit, and she chose to live her life for her family. She was most known for her infectious smile and quick wit. She had a great passion for painting and gardening, and a strong Christian belief. She loved her grandchildren and spending extra time and love with them all.
She was preceded in death by both her grandparents, father, mother, and oldest brother, Robert Walton Carmichael III (Bobby) of Lexington.
She is survived by four children, Kelly Hardin of Richmond; Phillip Ginter of Lexington; Amanda Shepard of Amarillo; and Joshua Ritchie of Amarillo; her brother and sister-in-law, John and Donna Carmichael of Nicholasville, eight beautiful grandchildren and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
As per her wishes, Cyndi will be cremated in Amarillo, Texas and there will be a Celebration of Life to be announced at a later date.