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Our Heritage

The heritage of Glenn Family Services represents five generations of family commitment.

Since 1903, our family has been called upon to care for the families of Owensboro and Daviess County and the surrounding area.

We’re proud of our heritage.

But it’s not everything.

What’s truly important is what it means to you today.

It means important things – like commitment and experience, integrity and value.

It’s a measure of the confidence you and our community have placed in us, yesterday and today.

It provides the foundation for constant learning, innovation, improvement.

When you get right down to it, it means honoring tradition and respecting change.

If you’re interested in our history, the story of our leadership in service, visit our website at www.glennfuneralhome.com. Click the “A Detailed History” button under “Our Heritage”.

If you’re not particularly, just know that we’ve been doing this a long time only because our friends and neighbors consider us to be exceptionally good at it.

That’s why we’re privileged to be the area’s preferred provider.

And hometown friends you can rely on.


Our Obituaries

Christine "Christy" Hagman

November 11, 1969 - August 27, 2016

Christine "Christy" Hagman, 46, of Owensboro, passed away on Saturday, August 27, 2016 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born November 11, 1969 in Daviess Co., KY. Christy had worked for a number of years as a Social Worker for several Hospices. She was a 1988 graduate of Henderson Co. High School and then attended Eastern Kentucky University where she received her...
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Bobby Ray Horn

December 11, 1935 - August 26, 2016

Bobby Ray Horn, 80, of Owensboro, passed away on Friday, August 26, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born December 11, 1935 in Daviess Co. to the late Junius and Goebel Roberts Horn. Bobby was the owner of Bob Horn's Garage for 26 years and Horn's Dairy Bar for 23 years. He attended Riverside Baptist Church and enjoyed family gatherings. Bobby had built stock cars and...
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Orville G. Tincher

September 30, 1940 - August 24, 2016

Orville G. Tincher, 75, of Lewisport passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2016 in Chicago at Mt. Sinai Hospital. Mr. Tincher was born September 30, 1940 in Putnam County, Indiana to the late Wilfred and Edith (Lisby) Tincher. Orville was an over-the-road trucker and heavy equipment operator who loved to play practical jokes on people, especially jumping out from behind doors to scare someone. He...
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Evelyn Benningfield Saltzman

January 28, 1934 - August 24, 2016

Evelyn Benningfield Saltzman, 82, of Owensboro, KY passed away August 24, 2016 while surrounded by her family. Born January 28, 1934 to the late Weldon and Dessie Sutton, Evelyn worked hard through her life raising 5 boys after the death of her first husband. She worked at General Electric, Gunther's Furniture, and was the Bookkeeper at Bowen Tire, where she retired. Evelyn was a long time...
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Julia Ann Anderson

September 8, 1949 - August 22, 2016

Julia Ann Anderson, 66, of Owensboro, passed away August 22, 2016 at The Heartford House. Born September 8, 1949 to the late William and Audie Mayfield, Julia retired after 33 years at Hunter-Douglas. She was hard working, loving and was a true caretaker throughout her life. Julia will be remembered as a loving mother, great cook and a devoted wife. She is preceded in death by her parents and...
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Gertrude Bryant Payne

September 7, 1930 - August 21, 2016

Gertrude Bryant Payne of Philpot passed away at Signature Healthcare at Hillcrest on Sunday, August 21, 2016. Mrs. Payne was born September 7, 1930 in Tobinsport, Indiana to the late Charles Arnold Bryant and Susan McFall Bryant. Mrs. Payne was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Fay Payne in 1991 and two brothers, Velois and Gervis Bryant. She was employed at General Electric in...
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Steve Marksberry

August 17, 1960 - August 20, 2016

Steve Marksberry, 56, of Richland, Indiana, passed away August 20, 2016 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital. He was born August 17, 1960, to Gene and Sarah Lee Hall Marksberry in Colombus, Ohio. Steve was a proud member of IUOE Local 181, who enjoyed reading and music. He was a fan of Nascar and UK basketball. He was a handy man and staunch Union Democrat. Above all, he was a devoted father and...
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Cindy Craig

November 28, 1952 - August 19, 2016

Cindy Craig, 63, of Cadiz, passed away Friday, August 19, 2016 at her home. She was born November 28, 1952 in Louisville, Kentucky to the late John Stuart and Elnora Pruitt Craig. Cindy was able to fulfill her childhood dream of a career as a park ranger with the National Park Service. She loved the west and served at Mesa Verde, Zion, Natchez Trace and Chickamauga and Chattanooga National...
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William Berry Threlkeld

August 31, 1919 - August 18, 2016

Bill Threlkeld, 96, of Owensboro, died Thursday, August 18, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mr. Threlkeld was born in Memphis, Tennessee to the late Earl R. and Margaret Berry Threlkeld. During World War II he served in United State Army Air Corps as an air traffic control officer in Brazil. He was a graduate of the Cecil C. Humphries School of Law at Memphis State University, now...
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Kathryn Severance

April 1, 1955 - August 17, 2016

Kathryn Reed Severance, 61, went to be with the Lord on August 17, 2016. Kathryn was born on April 1, 1955, in Stanford KY to the late Calvin and Etta Campbell Reed. Kathryn was of the Baptist faith and was a member of Pleasant Hope General Baptist. Kathryn worked for Sam's Club in Owensboro since the store opened. She was relaxed and loved to chill with family and friends. Most of all she...
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Barbara Ann Lindsey

March 5, 1954 - August 17, 2016

Barbara Ann Lindsey, 62, of Owensboro passed away August 17, 2016 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born March 5, 1954 in Owensboro to the late Layman Robinson and Clemmie McCaslin. Barbara was a devoted homemaker and a member of Ridgewood Baptist Church. She loved life and especially enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren. Barbara loved being out,...
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Sharon K. Sackrider Craig

May 6, 1950 - August 17, 2016

Sharon K. Sackrider Craig, 66, of Owensboro left in the arms of Jesus, surrounded by family and friends, Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. She was born in Annapolis, Illinois to the late Wayne and Phyllis Chapman Sackrider. Sharon was a 1968 graduate of Hutsonville (IL) High School and a 1969 graduate of Lakeland College of Cosmetology in Mattoon, Illinois. She...
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Mary "Charlene" Roby

December 31, 1964 - August 16, 2016

Mary "Charlene" Roby, 51, of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, August 16, 2016. She was born in Owensboro to Charles "Buddy" Roby and the late Carolyn Hagan. Charlene loved her family and especially her grandchildren. She was outgoing, bubbly, really enjoyed fishing, outdoors and camping. Everyone knew she was an excellent cook. Charlene was preceded in death by her partner, Leslie Nunn in...
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Gladys H. Duplantis

September 29, 1938 - August 16, 2016

Gladys H. Duplantis, 77, of Owensboro, passed away on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born September 29, 1938 in Waelder, TX to the late Homer and Robbie McVea Hoffman. Gladys had worked for many years and was retired as a cook at Mount St. Joseph. She was of the Catholic faith and enjoyed sewing. She especially was very dedicated to and...
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Rebecca Ann "Becky" Manley

January 19, 1951 - August 14, 2016

Rebecca Ann "Becky" Manley, 65, of Maceo, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2016 at Norton Hospital in Louisville. She was born January 19, 1951 in Daviess Co. to the late George and Afton "Mary" LeMaster Payne. Becky was a homemaker and had been a childcare provider in her home. She also loved fishing, spending time with her grandchildren, and taking them 4-wheeling and was a two year...
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Lorene Burden Hardy

April 23, 1928 - August 14, 2016

Lorene Burden Hardy, 88, of Owensboro went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on Sunday, August 14, 2016 at her son's home surrounded by her family. Mrs. Hardy was born April 23, 1928 in Dawson Springs to the late Clifford A. Belcher and Lillie Mae Belcher. She worked at many grocery stores including Atherton's and was known by many as the wonderful lady who managed the deli at Wetzel's (later...
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Vickie Ellen Huskisson

April 16, 1959 - August 14, 2016

Vickie Ellen Huskisson, 57, of Owensboro, passed peacefully with her family by her side on August 14, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born on April 16, 1959 in Daviess County to Eugene and Joyce Knight. Vickie graduated from Owensboro High School in 1977, was a member of Christ Community Church, a member of the United Steel Worker Union and had retired from Aleris after 34...
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Faye Cole

April 14, 1924 - August 13, 2016

Faye Cole, 92, of Owensboro, passed away August 13, 2016 at Wellington Parc. Born April 14, 1924 in Huttig, AR to the late Chester and Inez Williams, Faye was a long time member of Owensboro Christian Church. She enjoyed reading, cooking, needle work and gardening. She loved her family and built her life around them. Faye can always be remembered by the sparkle in her eyes, and being the true...
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Vaughn Ray Plummer, PhD

January 10, 1954 - August 12, 2016

Vaughn Ray Plummer, PhD, 62, of Owensboro, passed away August 12, 2016 while in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born January 10, 1954 in Owensboro, to Virgil Ray and Betty Lou Plummer, Vaughn was a dedicated man making a good life for him and his family. He was a successful man earning his PhD in Safety Engineering. He also earned a MA in Business Administration and BS in Industrial...
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Anne Egerton McDaniel

June 13, 1926 - August 12, 2016

Anne Egerton McDaniel, 90, of Owensboro, died Friday, August 12, 2016 in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born on June 13, 1926, in Washington, D.C., to the late William Graham Egerton and Rebecca White Egerton. After living in numerous cities along the East Coast, she moved with her family to Cadiz, Kentucky when she was nine. She attended Cadiz Grade School and Trigg County...
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John J. Korthuis

September 20, 1961 - August 11, 2016

John J. Korthuis, 54, of Owensboro, passed away August 11, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born September 20, 1961 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada to Jelmer J. and Josina Korthuis, John was proud to serve his country at age 16 in the Canadian Armed Forces. His children followed in his footsteps and have all served in the military. John was a dedicated employee and leader at Kimberly...
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Barbara Carolyn Worthington

August 10, 2016

Barbara Carolyn Worthington, 71, of Owensboro, died Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Daviess County to the late Virgil and Hazel Howard Boling. Barbara was a member of Walnut Memorial Baptist Church. She loved flowers, had a passion for shopping and enjoyed every moment spent with her grandchildren. Barbara loved life, she worked hard, played...
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Carol R. "Bob" Troutman

September 12, 1928 - August 10, 2016

Carol R. "Bob" Troutman, 87, of Owensboro, passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born September 12, 1928 in McLean Co. to the late Robert and Floy McEuen Troutman. Bob was retired from McEuen Furniture after 36 years and was a U. S. Army veteran during the Korean Conflict Era having been stationed at Fort Lewis in Washington State for two years....
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Janet Haycraft Robinson

November 9, 1932 - August 9, 2016

Janet Haycraft Robinson, 83, of Owensboro, died Tuesday, August 9, 2016 in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born November 9, 1932 to the late Major J. Haycraft and Dr. Sarah Lesch Haycraft. Janet was a graduate of Owensboro High School, attended the University of Kentucky majoring in Math, but left college to return to Owensboro with her husband to establish his law practice....
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LaVerne M. Speaks

February 19, 1926 - August 9, 2016

LaVerne M. Speaks, 90, of Owensboro, passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at her home. She was born in Dearborn, Indiana to the late Floyd D. and Fannie Mae Moore. LaVerne was a longtime member of Blessed Mother Catholic Church. She spent many years as secretary to David Hocker and in her latter years she served as secretary to Senator Delbert Murphy. LaVerne was a very dedicated volunteer at...
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Thomas C. "Buddy" Turner

March 8, 1939 - August 7, 2016

Thomas C. "Buddy" Turner, 77, of Owensboro, went to be with Jesus on Sunday, August 7, 2016 surrounded by the love of his family. He was born March 8, 1939 in Owensboro to the late Thomas Roy "Bud" and Velva Dean Aldridge Turner. He married the love of his life, Gloria Ann Litteral Turner who preceded him in death on July 25, 2004. Buddy was retired from the Plumbers and Pipefitters Union...
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Chelsea Morgan Carlisle

November 7, 2000 - August 6, 2016

Chelsea Morgan Carlisle, 15, of Owensboro passed away suddenly on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at her home. Ms. Carlisle was born November 7, 2000 in Henderson to Faith Ann Carlisle and Karl Vandergriff of Owensboro. Chelsea attended Daviess County and Henderson County High Schools. She was an honor student and enrolled in ROTC. Chelsea loved children and babysitting. A typical teenager, she had many...
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William Anderson

August 20, 1932 - August 6, 2016

William H. "Bill" Anderson, 83, of Owensboro, passed away peacefully Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Signature Healthcare Hillcrest in Owensboro. He was born August 20, 1932 in the Philpot community to the late Samuel S. and Bessie L. Howard Anderson. Bill was a U.S. Marine Corp veteran who loved his family and gardening. He retired from Holland Dairy and was an avid U.K. fan. Following retirement...
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Chester Chet Rather

February 11, 1941 - August 5, 2016

Chester "Chet" Lee Rather, 75, of Owensboro, went to be with the Lord on August 5, 2016. Chester was born on February 11, 1941 to Corbitt Rather Sr. and Nina Lee Pendleton Rather in Owensboro. Chet worked for Kentucky Electronics for a number of years but then changed career paths and retired as a millwright with Millwrights Local No 1080. He was a member and deacon at Lewis Lane Baptist Church....
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Pamala Lou Chapman Bryant

August 30, 1958 - August 3, 2016

Pamala Lou Chapman Bryant, 57, died peacefully in her sleep August 3, 2016 in Owensboro, KY. She was born August 30, 1958 to Louise Conkright Teasley in Owensboro. Pamala attended school in Owensboro and joined the United States Army in 1975 where she met Calvin Chapman while they were both stationed overseas in Frankfurt, Germany. The two returned home, hopped on Calvin's motorcycle and...
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Mary Medcalf

October 22, 1931 - August 3, 2016

Mary Medcalf, 84, of Owensboro passed away Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at Richwood Nursing and Rehab in LaGrange. Mrs. Medcalf was born October 22, 1931 in Bowling Green to the late Howard and Emma Denny Holton. She was the administrator of three nursing facilities and retired as the owner and operator of Resthaven Nursing Center in Owensboro. Earlier in her life, Mrs. Medcalf loved showing horses...
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Nancy Lucille Kirkendoll

October 25, 1942 - August 2, 2016

Nancy Hagman Kirkendoll, 73, of Thomasville, Georgia, passed away August 2, 2016 at the Presbyterian Home in Quitman, Georgia. She was born in Daviess County to the late Fred B. and Lucille Ahl Hagman. Nancy spent her first fifty-eight years in Owensboro before moving to Georgia where she was a bookkeeper at Archbold Memorial Hospital and attended First Baptist Church. She enjoyed cooking...
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William Larry Pogue

April 18, 1945 - August 2, 2016

William "Larry" Pogue, 71, of Utica passed away August 2, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mr. Pogue was born April 18, 1945 in Muhlenberg County to the late William Taylor and Mary Gertrude Sullivan Pogue. Larry was the pastor for six years of Full Gospel Tabernacle and also employed as a Route Salesman for Bluebird and Hostess Cake Company from which he retired. He loved reading his...
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Flora G. Miller

May 4, 1921 - July 31, 2016

Flora G. Miller, 95, of Owensboro, passed away July 31, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born May 4, 1921 to the late Roy K. and Pauline Smith Gover, Flora was a member of Pleasant Valley Community Church in Owensboro. She was a God loving member and was an angel on earth. Flora spent 30 years at G.E. before she retired. She is preceded in death by her husband, William Robert Miller...
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Eddie Lowe

December 20, 1951 - July 31, 2016

Eddie Lowe, 64, of Owensboro, passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2016, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born December 20, 1951 in Uniontown. He was retired after 33 years with Colonial Bakery. Surviving are his wife of 41 years, Madaline Lowe, his son, Jeffrey S. Lowe, his daughter, Laura Jean Lowe, three grandchildren, and a brother, Gary Lowe. There will be no visitation or...
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Albert William Barber, Jr.

October 1, 1940 - July 30, 2016

Albert William "Al" Barber, Jr., 75, of Owensboro and Jensen Beach, FL, died Saturday, July 30, 2016 in the care of Hospice of Western, Kentucky. He was born in Philadelphia, the son of Albert William Barber, Sr. and Ethel Smith Barber. Mr. Barber graduated from Transylvania University in 1963 and the University Kentucky School of Law in 1966. He moved to Owensboro to join the Wilson and...
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James "Jim" McCarroll

November 27, 1948 - July 29, 2016

James F. "Jim" McCarroll, 67, of Owensboro, passed away on Friday, July 29, 2016 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born November 27, 1948 in St. Louis, MO. Jim was retired from Glenmore Distillaries as a Supervisor after 39 ½ years of service. He had been a member of Owensboro Christian Church for many years. Jim was also a member of the Ensor Masonic Lodge, was a...
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Joseph Marvin Morris

March 6, 1922 - July 28, 2016

Joseph Marvin Morris, 94, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, July 28, 2016 at the Carmel Home. Born in Knottsville March 6, 1922 to Joseph B. and Emma Dell Morris, Marvin was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church where he was a long time member of the picnic cooking team, and retired from NSA in 1985. He was married to the late Mildred Harley Morris who preceded him in death in 2008. Marvin...
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Frances Rebecca "Becky" Buckman Higdon

July 18, 1941 - July 28, 2016

Frances Rebecca "Becky" Buckman Higdon, 75, went to God while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, July 28, 2016. She was born July 18, 1941 in Uniontown to Alvin and Veronica Eckmans Buckman. Becky lived all her adult life in Owensboro where she was a long time member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and was very active in the parish...
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Mary Cabrini Foushee, OSU

July 27, 2016

Sister Mary Cabrini Foushee, OSU Maple Mount — Sister Mary Cabrini Foushee, 85, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died July 27, 2016, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 66th year of religious life. She was a native of Ekron in Meade County. Sister Mary Cabrini made beautiful quilts and always...
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Leona "Lee" Carter Gaddis

September 25, 1929 - July 21, 2016

Leona "Lee" Carter Gaddis joined her Heavenly Father on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born on September 25, 1929 in Leitchfield, KY to the late Robert Slayton Carter Sr. and Mattie Kinchel Hack Carter, she was for more than 65 years a member of Eaton Memorial Baptist Church where she was a dedicated member of her Faithful Worker Sunday school class. She was also...
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Aubry LeVaughn Heflin

September 5, 1924 - July 20, 2016

Aubry LeVaughn Heflin, 91, of Owensboro, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the Baptist Health Hospice in Madisonville. The oldest child of nine, he was born September 5, 1924, on the Ashby Farm in Ohio County to the late William Bradford and Martha Jane Ashby Heflin. Immediately after high school graduation in the summer of 1942, Aubry enrolled in Army reserve school to...
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John "Podjo" Aull, Jr.

February 22, 1936 - July 19, 2016

John "Podjo" Aull, Jr., 80, of Owensboro passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, at his home Tuesday, July 19, 2016. He was born in Daviess County to the late John I. (Sr.) and Lula Mae McBride Aull. After 32 years he retired from Gabe's Restaurant where he served as a chef. Podjo was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church who enjoyed manicuring his lawn and cooking for family get...
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Frances L. Humphrey

November 26, 1930 - July 19, 2016

Frances L. Humphrey, 85, formerly of Central City went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at U of L Hospital after sustaining injuries from an auto accident. Mrs. Humphrey was born November 26, 1930 in Gardiner, Maine to the late Erwin and Laura Bishop Tarr. She retired in 1998 from Maine State Hospital and moved to Owensboro to be with family. She married Kenneth Ray Humphrey...
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Charles Henry McCarty

March 24, 1931 - July 16, 2016

Charles Henry "Buck" McCarty, 85, of Maceo, passed away on July 16, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born March 24, 1931 in Breckinridge Co., to the late John Henry and Eliza Jane Poole McCarty. Buck was a self-employed logger all his life and loved his work very much. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church and loved spending time with his family, especially all his...
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Micky G. Howard

October 16, 1957 - July 16, 2016

Micky G. Howard, 58, of Gastonia, NC, formerly of Owensboro, died Saturday, July 16, 2016 in a fatal car wreck. He was born in Daviess County to the late Oswald and Lucille Sipes Howard, and had worked as a control room operator for Duke Energy. Micky was a loyal fan of the Carolina Panthers, and enjoyed NASCAR and cold beer. He was a family man, who enjoyed time spent with his friends but his...
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Robert (Bob) Godthaab

November 24, 1945 - July 16, 2016

Robert "Bob" Godthaab, 71, of Owensboro died July 16, 2016 at Owensboro Regional Health Hospital. He was born in Union, NJ to the late George and Ruth Moore Godthaab. Bob was accepted to Dartmouth College on a one semester deferment and decided to attend Kentucky Wesleyan College, where he majored in English and minored in Speech and Theatre. As a junior, he began directing productions for the...
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Wiliam Allen "Jack" Jackson

June 11, 1936 - July 15, 2016

William Allen "Jack" Jackson, 80, of Owensboro, passed away July 15, 2016 at Signature Healthcare in Hartford, KY. He was born June 11, 1936 in Jasper, IN to the late Samuel and Margaret (Church) Jackson. William received his high school GED and entered into the military at the age of 17. He served as a Tech-Sgt in the United States Air Force in both the Korean and Vietnam wars. While in the...
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Edward "Eddie" Lee Richards

July 31, 1932 - July 15, 2016

Edward (Eddie) Lee Richards went to join his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on July 15, 2016. After a valiant battle with Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, Eddie died peacefully in his sleep. Eddie was born to the late Sylvester and Sadie Richards on July 31, 1932. After graduating from Saint Francis Academy, he joined the U. S. Navy in 1952 (Korean Conflict). Upon his Naval discharge Eddie...
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Bonnie Louise Brown

May 2, 1945 - July 14, 2016

Bonnie Louise Smith Brown of Centertown, KY passed away Thursday, July 14, 2016. Bonnie was born May 2, 1945, near Chicago, IL to the late William and Louise Smith. Bonnie was a faithful member of Centertown United Methodist Church. She was a much loved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and teacher. She served Ohio County for many, many years as a teacher and a United States Postal...
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David Earl Kinsey

November 9, 1942 - July 13, 2016

David Earl Kinsey, 73, passed away July 13, 2016. He was born November 9, 1942 in Evansville, IN to the late Earl and Dorothy Kinsey. After graduating from North High School, Dave became manager of Budlock Refrigeration in Hopkinsville. He also worked part time as a DJ for WHOP Radio Station. After attending broadcasting school of Chicago, he worked full time as a sportscaster and salesman for...
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Richard Anthony Alexander

April 1, 1941 - July 12, 2016

Richard Anthony Alexander, 75, of Owensboro, passed away Tuesday, July 12 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born April 1, 1941 to the late John and Jane Shellman Alexander. Richard was a member of St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church where he attended daily mass and volunteered in many capacities, including upkeep of the property and assisting with bereavement meals. He was...
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Alfred Gardner Kirkland

August 4, 1944 - July 11, 2016

Alfred Gardner Kirkland, 71, of Owensboro, passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born in Owensboro, he was a son of the late Alfred C. and Marjoe Gardner Kirkland. Gardner graduated in 1962 from Owensboro High School, where he was on the golf team and basketball team. He attended Mississippi State University on a golf scholarship and graduated from Kentucky...
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Richard William Grinker

August 30, 1936 - July 10, 2016

Richard W. Grinker, 79, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mr. Grinker was born August 30, 1936 in Washington, Missouri to the late John and Nelle Bakula Grinker. After graduating with a degree as an Electrical Engineer, he moved to Owensboro where he worked for GE until retirement. Richard was very independent but served others also. Even in his...
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John Houston Irby III

February 16, 1940 - July 9, 2016

John Houston Irby III, passed away July 9, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born February 16, 1940 to the late John Houston Irby Jr. and Lovena Irby Luther, John joined the Army and served in the Berlin and Cuban Campaign as a Fuel Service and Ammunition Operator. He was a member of Yellow Creek Baptist Church for over 50 years, was a Kentucky Colonel and enjoyed hunting, fishing and...
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Maria Taylor

August 21, 1934 - July 9, 2016

Maria Taylor, 81, of Owensboro passed away Friday, July 8, 2016. Mrs. Taylor was born August 21, 1934 in Mainz Kostheim, Germany to the late Adam and Maria Franziska May. Maria lived an extraordinary life. She was a survivor of WWII, bride to an American soldier, a tireless worker and fierce matriarch to several generations who always did more with so much less. Fondly remembered as the giver of ...
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Douglas Kingsley

September 5, 1939 - July 8, 2016

Douglas Foster Kingsley, 76, died Friday, July 8, 2016, under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. A native of Louisville, Kentucky, Doug was born September 5, 1939, to the late Douglas Cooper and Esther Foster Kingsley. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Robert Kendall Kingsley. A 1957 graduate of Louisville Southern High School, Doug received his bachelor's degree from...
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Maxine Mayfield

August 21, 1931 - July 7, 2016

Maxine Huff Mayfield, 84, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2016 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born August 21, 1931 to the late Chester and Lou Ellen Clark Huff. Maxine was a homemaker of the Pentecostal faith who enjoyed gospel music. She was preceded in death by her daughters, Darlene Mayfield and Janis Feltman; sons, Terry and Larry Mayfield; sisters,...
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Mary Etta Harl

June 12, 1947 - July 7, 2016

Mary Etta Harl, 69, of Owensboro Kentucky went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Thursday, July 7, 2016. Although she suffered in life with many health issues and challenges, she had a wonderful sense of humor and remained sunny, optimistic, hopeful and kind to everyone. She was a member of Buena Vista Baptist Church for 69 years. She lived out the last two years of her life in the...
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Gerald "Jerry" Jackson

November 14, 1947 - July 5, 2016

Jerry Jackson, 68, of Owensboro, passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born November 14, 1947 in Daviess Co. to the late Ivan Edward and Margaret Catherine Welch Jackson. Jerry had retired from Daramic, Inc. and was a U. S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a Purple Heart recipient and also had received several medals including...
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Estel Dwayne Merritt

May 10, 1954 - July 5, 2016

Estel Dwayne Merritt, 62, of Owensboro¸escaped the clutches of ALS and joined his Lord and savior on July 5, 2016 at his home. Born on May 10, 1954 in Owensboro, KY, to the late Estel Joy and Lelia Ward Daughtery Merritt. Dwayne retired from Titan Contracting and Leasing, where he worked as Superintendent. He enjoyed boating, golfing, NASCAR, was a lifetime NRA member, and an avid UK basketball...
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Randall Lee Hatfield

July 8, 1950 - July 5, 2016

Randall Lee Hatfield, 65, of Owensboro, passed away July 5, 2016 at Twin Rivers Nursing and Rehab. Born July 8, 1950 to the late Francis and Mildred Young Hatfield, Randall proudly served in the US Army for over 8 years. After serving in the military, he was a farmer, most recently for O'Brien Trucking. Randall cared for and loved his family, enjoyed Classic Country Music and good truck driver...
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David Wayne Roberts

May 23, 1953 - July 3, 2016

David Wayne Roberts, 63, of Owensboro, passed away at home July 3, 2016. Born May 23, 1953 in Daviess Co. to the late Allie Jr. and Mernia Payne Roberts, David enjoyed true country life. He was a 4th generation farm owner and enjoyed gardening. David had a love for hunting, fishing, UK basketball and enjoyed watching and feeding hummingbirds. He also enjoyed his time alone and liked listening...
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Stacy Millay Willis

July 22, 1963 - July 1, 2016

Stacy Millay Willis, 52, of Owensboro, passed away on Friday, July 1, 2016, at her home. She was born July 22, 1963 in Daviess Co., to the late Joseph and Dorothy Boone Millay. Stacy had worked as a branch manager for Old National Bank before retiring and was a member of Immaculate Catholic Church. She enjoyed U. K. sports, Minnesota Vikings football, flower gardening, spending time with her...
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Maureen Drake

April 26, 1937 - June 29, 2016

Maureen Joan "Momma Duck" Drake, 79, of Owensboro died Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born in London, England and found her greatest joy in raising her children and cooking incredible family meals. She was an amazing mother not just to her children but to everyone. Maureen was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Drake and her son-in-law,...
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Maxine Richeson Hickey

June 17, 1929 - June 29, 2016

Maxine Richeson Hickey, 87, of Pleasant Ridge passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2016 in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born in Ohio County on June 17, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Herman and Myrtle Hudson Richeson; was a member of Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church where she was a member of the Esther Sunday School Class; and was retired from Thomas Industries. Mrs. Hickey...
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Sarah H. Owen

December 20, 1920 - June 28, 2016

Sarah H. Owen, 95, of Owensboro, passed away on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born December 20, 1920 in Nashville, TN to the late Douglas Lester and Genevieve Charles High. Sarah was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking, sewing, needlework, and reading. She was a member of St. John United Methodist Church. Being married to a United Methodist Minister, they...
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Catherine Louise Saalwaechter

June 17, 1933 - June 26, 2016

Catherine Louise Kincaid Saalwaechter, 83, of Owensboro, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2016, while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born June 17, 1933 to the late Marshall and Lillian Campbell Kincaid. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James C. Saalwaechter on January 28, 2007 and a brother, Adrian Kincaid. Catherine had worked for General Electric in Tell...
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William "Bill" Griffin

April 2, 1940 - June 26, 2016

William "Bill" L. Griffin, 76, of Lewisport passed away Sunday, June 26, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mr. Griffin was born April 2, 1940 in Haywood County, Tennessee to the late James and Hazel Jernigan Griffin. Bill loved the outdoors, gardening (he was known to some as "the tomato man") but most of all his grandchildren. He was strong as an ox but selfless, sacrificial, outgoing...
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Marion Carter Roach

January 14, 1927 - June 26, 2016

Marion Carter Roach, 89, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 26, 2016 while in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Mr. Roach passed calmly from this world while expressing and exemplifying strong faith and trust in his Creator and Redeemer, Jesus Christ. He left his family and his loving church family a legacy of love. Born January 14, 1927, the fifth child and only son of seven...
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Xander Mayes

June 25, 2015 - June 24, 2016

Xander Aaron Mayes, of Owensboro, went home to be with his heavenly Father on June 24, 2016, one day before his first birthday. He was born in Owensboro and brought happiness to the lives of many. He was fun loving and loved to flirt with the ladies! Xander loved his "Johnny Jump Up" swing and craved chocolate doughnuts from Meijer. He was preceded in death by great-grandparents, Frank and...
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James Ray "Jimmy" Jones

October 3, 1978 - June 24, 2016

James Ray "Jimmy" Jones, 37, of Owensboro passed away June 24, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born October 3, 1978 in Owensboro to Donald R. and Jane (Bolton) Jones. He worked various jobs through several staffing agencies. Jimmy enjoyed motorcycles, especially Harley-Davidson. Survivors include his wife of nine years, Tammy Jones of Bowling Green; daughters, Baylee Taylor...
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Gordon Whitehouse

February 5, 1925 - June 24, 2016

Gordon Whitehouse, 91, of Philpot, Kentucky, went home to join our Lord, Friday June 24th, 2016. He was born in Narrows, Kentucky on February 5, 1925 to Joel T. Whitehouse and Eva (Gentry) Whitehouse. As the fifth and youngest child, he came into a family of Christian love. In 1946, after his military service during World War II, he returned to Kentucky and met the great love of his life, Mary...
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Terry Wayne Mayfield

September 2, 1960 - June 23, 2016

Terry W Mayfield, 55, of Owensboro passed away Thursday, June 23, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mr. Mayfield was born September 2, 1960 in Daviess County to the late James Mayfield and Maxine Huff Mayfield. Terry graduated from OHS in 1978 and worked at AK Steel for the last 17 years while being active in the local union. He was an avid Cubs fan, charming, funny and selfless who...
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Frances Roby Ballard

March 23, 1929 - June 23, 2016

Frances Roby Ballard, 87, of Knottsville died Thursday, June 23, 2016 at the Carmel Home. Mrs. Ballard was born March 23, 1929 in Daviess County to the late Hobert and Bernadette Speaks Roby. She was a devoted mother and housewife who loved cooking, sewing, fishing, playing cards, talking on the phone and going out to eat with family and friends. Mrs. Ballard was preceded in death by her...
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Mary Emma Lovell Alsup

August 10, 1926 - June 20, 2016

Mary Emma Lovell Alsup, 89, of Heartland Villa in Lewisport, earned her angel wings, Monday, June 20, 2016 at Heartland Villa. She was born August 10, 1926 in Drakesboro to the late William and Caroline Blythe Lovell. She was of the Christian faith and had worked in food service at Gabe's Restaurant. She loved the churches she attended, her family, especially her grandchildren, cooking, and...
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Virginia Lois Cooper

June 24, 1937 - June 20, 2016

Virginia Lois Cooper, 78, of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, June 20, 2016 at her home. She was born June 24, 1937 in Daviess Co. to the late Robert Bluford and Dona Alice Jenkins Moore. Virginia was a member of Southside Fellowship Church, was retired from Fields Packing Co. after 27 years, and was a Kentucky Colonel. She also had worked at the former Gabes Tower for 10 years and at Swan...
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Judith Ann Coleman

December 8, 1947 - June 20, 2016

Judith Ann Coleman, 68, of Owensboro, passed away June 20, 2016 at home. Born December 8, 1947 to the late Otis Coomes and Clara Melton, Judith was outgoing, spontaneous, funny, and enjoyed puzzles and sewing. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Judith is preceded in death by her sister, Patty Coomes, and grandson Darrick Quick. She is survived...
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Helen Louise Harnist

December 22, 1932 - June 19, 2016

Helen Harnist, 83, of Monticello, Florida died Sunday, June 19, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Harnist was born December 22, 1932 in Waterbury, CT to the late Leslie and Vida Williams Harnist. She was a retired nurse. Mrs. Harnist was preceded in death by her husband, David L. Harnist in 2001. Survivors include her son, Steve Box and wife of Lauren of Monticello, Florida...
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Loyce "Becky" "Granny" Whitmer

November 17, 1944 - June 18, 2016

Loyce "Becky "Granny" Ralph Whitmer, 71, of Owensboro went to be with the Lord, Saturday, June 18, 2016 at the Owensboro Center. Born in Evansville on November 17, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Freeman and Vada Miller Ralph; was a cook at several restaurants before retiring in 1998; and was of the holiness faith. Surviving are a daughter; two grandchildren; four great...
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Elizabeth B. Cox

August 14, 1954 - June 17, 2016

Elizabeth B. "Beth" Cox, 61, of Owensboro, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016 at her home. She was born in Paris, Kentucky to the late William H. Cox and Alice Orttenburger Alfont. Beth most recently worked at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She previously spent many happy years bartending at Off 2nd. She was a passionate U.K. Fan, enjoyed trips to Hawaii and loved to play bingo. She...
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Harry Edgar Tuttle

May 28, 1934 - June 17, 2016

Harry Edgar Tuttle, 82, of Owensboro, died June 17, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Harry was born May 28, 1934 in New Albany, Indiana to the late Harry Albert and Helen Martin Tuttle. He graduated from New Albany High School, was a Navy Veteran of the Korean War and Retired from the United States Postal Service. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by sisters, Jane...
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Shirley Merriam

January 3, 1928 - June 17, 2016

Shirley Merriam, 88, of Owensboro passed away Friday, June 17th in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky following a brief illness. Born in Worcester, MA, the daughter of the late George H. and Signe Carlson Braman, Jr., she was a graduate of Southbridge High School, received a bachelor's degree in Mathematics from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a master's degree in Education...
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Arthur Newton, Jr.

September 10, 1934 - June 16, 2016

Arthur Newton Jr., 81, passed away June 16, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born September 10, 1934 to the late Arthur Newton Sr. and Meta Miller Newton, Arthur was a man of many talents. He served in the National Guard and later became a Surgical Technician at Daviess County Hospital and after 38 years, he retired. Arthur was an avid gun enthusiast, reloader, hunter, and was in the...
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Horrell C. Trogdlen

March 12, 1918 - June 16, 2016

Horrell C. Trogdlen, 98, of Utica, passed away Thursday, June 16, 2016 at his home after a battle with cancer. He was born in Utica, Kentucky to the late Bud and Bertha Trogdlen. Mr. Trogdlen retired from Velvet Milk Company (formerly Owensboro Ice Cream and Dairy) where he was known as "Trog" for many years. He was a charter member of Lewis Lane Baptist Church. Horrell also enjoyed farming,...
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Destiny Diane "Dee Dee" Morris

February 27, 1986 - June 16, 2016

Destiny Diane "Dee Dee" Morris, 30, of Owensboro, went to be with her heavenly father and her mother on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at the Owensboro Center. She was born February 27, 1986 in Daviess Co. She was a member of Garden Green Baptist Church and enjoyed singing, the outdoors, and was an animal lover. She had attended Apollo High School and was always a very kind and gentle person. She...
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Joseph C. Thornton

January 29, 1980 - June 15, 2016

Joseph C. Thornton, 36, of Owensboro, passed away June 15, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born in Owensboro, January 29, 1980 to Donald and Gwynn Thornton, Joseph was graduate of Daviess County High School where he loved playing basketball through his Junior year. He loved UK basketball, NASCAR and pets. Joseph was preceded in death by his grandparents, Earl and Florence...
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Shawn Marie Johnson

October 9, 1970 - June 14, 2016

Shawn Marie Johnson, 45, of Owensboro passed away June 14th, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born October 9, 1970 in Owensboro, to George Allen Hicks Jr. and Carol Roberts, Shawn attended Owensboro Sr. High School, earned her GED as valedictorian, played the trumpet with the band, was a cheerleader, and straight A student. Most recently, Shawn was a manager at Rent-A-Center in...
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Mildred English

June 12, 2016

Mildred C. English, 94, of Owensboro, passed away peacefully Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Christian Care in Bowling Green, KY. She was born December 27, 1921 in Muhlenberg County to the late Noel and Evelyn Conway. Mildred was a member of Wing Ave. Baptist Church and had worked at Daviess County Hospital. She enjoyed traveling with her husband of 46 years, the late Billy F. English and...
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Lyla Lorraine Craig

June 10, 2016 - June 10, 2016

Lyla Lorraine Craig was cared for and loved by her parents, Phillip and Jessica Craig, for 33 weeks in her mother's womb. Precious baby Lyla went to heaven on Friday, June 10 at Deaconess Women's Hospital in Newburgh. The family would like to express a special thank you to Dr. Fitzpatrick and team. She also is survived by her brother, Bentley Garcia and sisters, Chloe Craig and Rosalynn...
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Marvin E. Settles

November 2, 1932 - June 9, 2016

Marvin E. Settles, 83, of Owensboro died Thursday, June 9, 2016 at his home under the care of Hospice of W. Kentucky. Mr. Settles was born at home in Daviess County to the late Charles Joseph and Irene White Settles. He was of the Catholic faith and attended Blessed Mother Church. Marvin was a quiet man who kept to himself and spent his whole life farming and infrequently traveled outside of...
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Shirley A. Clark

April 29, 1944 - June 8, 2016

Shirley A. Clark, 72, passed away June 8, 2016 while in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born April 29, 1944 in Daviess County to the late James S. and Mary A. Harley, Shirley was a Machine Operator at Swedish Match and retired after 21 years. She enjoyed fishing, boating, camping and gardening. Shirley loved her family and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and was a lifelong...
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Janis Marie Greene

April 21, 1935 - June 6, 2016

Janis Marie Greene, 81, of Owensboro, KY, (formerly of Jeffersonville, IN) passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2016 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Janis was born in Owensboro and completed her undergraduate degree at Kentucky Wesleyan College. She earned a Master's Degree at the University of Michigan. She was privileged to do some of her graduate work and subsequently teach in...
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Colleen Bouser

December 31, 1957 - June 5, 2016

Colleen Bouser, 58, of Owensboro, passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born December 31, 1957 in Jefferson Co., Ky to the late Richard Earl and Lorene Sharpe Humphress. Colleen was a member of Settle Memorial United Methodist Church and a graduate of Kentucky Wesleyan College. She enjoyed music, playing board games, collecting model lighthouses,...
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AnnaLee Theresa Clark

July 5, 1936 - June 3, 2016

AnnaLee Theresa Clark, 79, of Owensboro, passed away on Friday, June 3, 2016 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born July 5, 1936 in Waterflow, New Mexico to the late Goebel and Myra Payne Thompson. AnnaLee had worked at the Executive Inn and was a homemaker. She was a member of Sts. Joseph and Paul Catholic Church, the Daughters of Isabella, and the Ladies Auxillary...
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Zachary "Zach" Roberts

September 3, 1997 - June 1, 2016

Zachary "Zach' David Roberts, 18, of Owensboro, went to be with the Lord, Wednesday, June 1, 2016. Zachary loved the Lord and was an active member of Third Baptist Church. He was also a member of the 2016 Owensboro High School graduating class where he was a member of the JROTC. Zachary had an amazing work ethic, since the age of 7 he had been mowing lawns and was currently working at Kroger's...
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Coy Edwin Ball

June 16, 1928 - May 31, 2016

Dr. Coy Edwin Ball, 87, passed away May 31, 2016. Beloved husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, physician, friend, and partner, he will be greatly missed by all who knew him. We all are thankful for his well lived life. The world is a better place for his having lived in it. Coy, (aka Eddie) was born June 16, 1928, at Owensboro Daviess County Hospital, to Carson and Lillian Wright...
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Nikki Montgomery

July 7, 1947 - May 31, 2016

Nikki Montgomery, 68, of Owensboro, passed away May 31, 2016 at TriStar Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Born July 7, 1947 in Silver City, N.M. to the late Raymond and Elizabeth Johnson, Nikki graduated with her Bachelor's Degree in Education from Northern Arizona State University and later, attended Jacksonville Theological Seminary where she earned a Master's Degree in Christian...
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Martin Louis Mattingly

September 30, 1928 - May 30, 2016

Martin Louis Mattingly, 87, of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, May 30, 2016, at the Carmel Home. He was born September 30, 1928 in Daviess Co. to the late William and Lillian Ballard Mattingly. Louis was a lifelong farmer and, in his early years, he grew up in the St. Alphonsus Parish, but was currently a member of Immaculate Catholic Church. He was also preceded in death by his wife,...
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Rosemary Jean Magan

April 15, 1928 - May 30, 2016

Rosemary Jean Magan, 88, of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, May 30, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born April 15, 1928 in Daviess Co. to the late John and Raphael Brumley. Rosemary was a homemaker and a member of Yellow Creek Baptist Church. She was a very caring and loving person, the best wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, and mother-in-law a person...
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