Sister Anne Michelle Mudd, OSU: January 12, 1941-August 11, 2020

Sister Anne Michelle Mudd, 79, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Aug. 11, 2020, in Leitchfield, Ky., in her 60th year of religious life. She was a native of Peonia, Ky.

Sister Anne Michelle had a “can do” spirit, which served her well during 56 years as an educator. She was a 1964 graduate of Brescia College and a lifelong fan of Elvis Presley.

She taught at St. Joseph School, Central City, Ky., (1964-67), Flaherty Public School, Flaherty, Ky., (1967-70), St. Peter of Antioch School, Waverly, Ky. (1970-73), Immaculate School, Owensboro, Ky., (1973-75) and Lourdes Elementary School, Nebraska City, Neb., (1975-77). She taught at St. Paul School, Leitchfield, Ky., (1977-85) and was principal from 1983-85. She taught at Mary Carrico School, Knottsville, Ky., (1985-97), and then returned to St. Paul in Leitchfield as principal and teacher from 1997-2013. She was serving as religion teacher at St. Paul at the time of her death.

Survivors include the members of her religious community; siblings Ralph D. Mudd of Philpot, Ky., Sondra L. Gavieres of Elizabethtown, Ky., John E. Mudd and Martha Hill, both of Clarkson, Ky; nieces and nephews.

Visitation is from 1-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 13, and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at St. Paul Catholic Church, 1812 St. Paul Road, Leitchfield. The funeral Mass is at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul. Burial will be private.

Donations in memory of Sister Anne Michelle may be made to the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph, 8001 Cummings Road, Maple Mount, KY 42356.

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