Coroner, hospital seek help finding relatives of deceased woman

Posted at 3:17 PM, Aug 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-08 18:54:45-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Fayette County Coroner Gary Ginn and Saint Joseph Hospital need the public's help finding the relatives of a woman who died earlier this month.

Barbara J. Scarborough, 68, lived in the Peachtree Road area of Lexington. She was born October 22, 1950 in Gary, Indiana.

Scarborough is described by the coroner as a white woman. She died of natural causes on August 1. She was single, and a ward to the state cared for by state guardianship .

Saint Joseph Hospital on Harrodsburg Road believed Scarborough had a sister who was in a Somerset nursing home at some point.

If you have any information, please contact the Fayette County Coroner.