Mrs. Carla Lee (Batts) Gerkey, age 62, of Ft. Knox, KY, passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020, at her residence. Carla loved nature and the outdoors. She was very adventurous and enjoyed, travelling, sightseeing and hiking. Carla was very generous and caring, especially for children, and was a constant donor to Kosair Charities and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Carla was preceded in death by her daughter, Christina Spaulding; her father, Edward Lee Batts; and her brother, Randy Batts. She is survived by her husband, Everett Wayne Gerkey (Knott); her daughter, Jennifer Lynn Batts; six grandchildren, Brandon, Taylor and Brooklyn Batts, Erica Fletcher, Devin Pack and Austin Spaulding; two great grandchildren, Harper Ratliff and Tanner Lee Batts; two step sons, Cody Gerkey and Mark Knott; and her loving mother, Pat Worrell.
Funeral Services was held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at the chapel of the Hager Funeral Home, with Rev. William “Happy” Chandler officiating. Burial will follow in Garnettsville Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 1:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Tuesday, and from 9:00 AM until the time of service on Wednesday. Online condolences may be left at www.hagerfuneralhome.com.