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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

Sister Mary Elizabeth Krampe

June 21, 2018 - January 14, 2019

Sister Mary Elizabeth Krampe, 100, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Jan. 14, 2019, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 61st year of religious life. Born in Rome, Ky., Sister Mary Elizabeth sought a smaller religious community and entered the Ursuline Sisters of Belleville, Ill., in 1958. In October 2005, the Ursulines of Belleville merged with Mount Saint Joseph. A gifted seamstress,...
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Virgie Roberts Bosley

December 2, 1927 - January 13, 2019

Virgie R. Bosley, 91, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019 at Heartland Villa Center in Lewisport. Mrs. Bosley was born December 2, 1927 in Owensboro to the late T.E. Roberts and Pauline Jones Roberts. Virgie graduated from Whitesville High School. She was a long time member of Providence United Methodist Church where she taught Sunday School and was an active member of the United...
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William T. "Bill" Thomas

October 31, 1926 - January 13, 2019

William T. "Bill" Thomas, 92, of Philpot, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019 at Wellington Parc. He was born in Union County to the late Jesse Joseph and Pearl Marie Hancock Thomas. He was an award-winning dairy farmer for many years, operating a very successful dairy in Philpot, Ky. Later he became a master furniture builder and cabinet maker. After a farm accident injuring his right and...
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Mary Angela Glover

January 19, 1951 - January 12, 2019

Mary Angela Glover, 67, of Owensboro passed away Saturday, January 12 at Ohio County Hospital. She was born in Nashville, Tennessee to the late Homer Austin and Cynthia Mae Vick. Mary was a hairdresser who ran her own shop for many years. She was also a creative and gifted artist who was passionate about animals. Her many pets included dogs, cats, horses and squirrels. Mary was preceded in...
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Carlene Mason

September 4, 1919 - January 12, 2019

Carlene Mason, 99, of Owensboro, passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2019 while in rehabilitation at Signature Healthcare---Hillcrest Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Randall Mason in 1987. After his death, Carlene moved from Graves County, KY to Owensboro and dedicated her later years to volunteering at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital and in the Senior...
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William Elwood Jones, Sr.

August 18, 1942 - January 11, 2019

William Elwood Jones, Sr., 76, of Owensboro, formerly of Albertson, N.C., passed away on Friday, January 11, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born August 18, 1942 in Duplin Co., N.C. to the late William Coy and Lela Quinn Jones. William was retired from farming. He loved collecting old model cars, watching the Andy Griffith shows, and playing bingo. He also enjoyed eating at...
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Gary Robert "Rob" O'Bryan

July 13, 1964 - January 11, 2019

Gary Robert "Rob" O'Bryan, 54, passed away on January 11, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Christina Vittitow O'Bryan; two sons, Isaac O'Bryan and Jacob O'Bryan; his parents Gary and Jeanne O'Bryan; a sister Stacy (Buddy) Hoskinson; a brother Randy (Kelly) O'Bryan. Rob's greatest joy was hanging out with his sons. He and Christina shared their love of travel. He traveled...
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Betty Lou Everly

May 28, 1939 - January 11, 2019

Betty Lou Everly, 79, of Owensboro, passed away January 11, 2019, at her home. She was born May 28, 1939 to the late Herschel and Lucille Purcell Cummings in Owensboro. Betty Lou worked the Cigar Factory, General Electric, and Pinkerton where she retired from. She enjoyed time with her grandkids and visiting the beach. Betty Lou was preceded in death by her son, Samuel Kerry Everly, and her...
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Scotty L. Ford

October 7, 1965 - January 11, 2019

Scotty L. Ford, 53, of Owensboro passed away Friday, January 11, 2019 at his home. Mr. Ford was born October 7, 1965 in Owensboro to the late Jimmy H. Ford and Barbara Evans Ford. Scotty was a witty, fun-loving and outgoing family man. He was also a hard worker who was employed at Ernie Davis as an Industrial Plumber. Scotty enjoyed traveling and spending time on a house boat at Dale Hollow Lake....
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Mary Catherine York

March 17, 1925 - January 10, 2019

Mary Catherine York, 93, formerly of Owensboro, passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Miller's Merry Manor in Rockport, Indiana. She was born March 17, 1925 in Daviess County to the late Lawton and Pearl Kennedy Mickel. Mary Catherine was retired as Office Manager for Dixon, White, and Baumgarten Radiologists and was a member of Eaton Memorial Baptist Church. She was a graduate of...
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Alice Carol Johnson

May 7, 1946 - January 9, 2019

Alice Carol Johnson, 72, of Owensboro, passed away January 9, 2019. She was born in Daviess County on May 7, 1946 to the late Homer and Bertha Robbins. Alice enjoyed listening to Christmas music, but found true joy with her family, especially her grandchildren. She also liked to feed birds and reading Danielle Steel novels. Alice was also preceded in death by a son, William Aaron Johnson and...
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Kay Brenton Book

November 1, 1942 - January 8, 2019

Kay Brenton Book, 76, of Owensboro, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at the Heartford House while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born in Chicago, Illinois to the late Merwyn and Dorothy Deke Brenton. Kay retired from the Daviess County Public School System. She was a long-time member of Owensboro Christian Church, where she was very active and served in many ministries...
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Carl Dwayne Higdon

August 7, 1972 - January 8, 2019

Carl Dwayne Higdon, 46, of Lewisport, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at his home following a battle with cancer. He was born in Owensboro to Carl V. and Mary Nadine Higdon. Carl served in the U.S. Army for four years. He was a member of Saints Joseph and Paul Catholic Church and served as the Fleet Maintenance Manager for GRITS Transportation System. Carl enjoyed hunting, fishing, odd...
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Trena Lee Jennings

January 28, 1974 - January 6, 2019

Trena Lee Jennings, 44, of Owensboro, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at the University of Louisville Hospital. She was born on January 28, 1974 in Breckinridge County and was a member of Cloverport Baptist Church. She had been employed in childcare. Trena is survived by a sister, Mistey Ledlow of Owensboro and several nieces and nephews. Visitation for Trena will be from 4:00 P.M....
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Jerry E. Devine

August 22, 1943 - January 6, 2019

Jerry Devine age 75, of Owensboro, KY, after a well fought battle with cancer, went peacefully into the arms of Jesus on the morning of January 6, 2019. He was surrounded by those he loved at the time of his passing. Jerry is survived by Judy his wife of 56 years, his children Judith (John) Leet, Melissa Hamilton, Jamie (Ayumi) Devine, and Chris (Stacie) Devine. He is also survived by his...
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Ophelia "Rose" Simmons Jollay

December 20, 1925 - January 5, 2019

Ophelia "Rose" Simmons Jollay, 93, of Hartford, passed away Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Signature Healthcare of Hartford. Mrs. Jollay was born in Daviess County to the late Charles and Mary Louise Higdon Simmons. She was a member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Beaver Dam, where she played many roles in assisting the church. Rose was a retired medical professional, had a love of animals,...
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Kitty Bell Howard

June 8, 1926 - January 4, 2019

Kitty Bell Howard, 92, of Owensboro passed away Friday, January 4, 2019 at the Carmel Home. Mrs. Howard was born June 8, 1926 in Salyersville, KY to the late Virgil and Alka Prater Litteral. Kitty was raised one of 13 siblings. She later worked at GE for 31 years and then as head of housekeeping when the Executive Inn opened for almost 25 years. She was a hard worker and meticulous in caring for...
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David Lee Adams

April 22, 1944 - January 3, 2019

David Lee Adams, 74, of Owensboro, departed this life Thursday, January 3, 2019 at Springfield Regional Medical Center in Ohio. Mr. Adams was born April 22, 1944, in Hancock County, to the late Willie C. and George Ella Gray Adams. David was a member of Little Flock Baptist Church of Lewisport, a graduate of Hancock County High School, and a Veteran of the United States Navy. He worked doing...
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Yvonne Spencer Emmick

February 15, 1936 - January 3, 2019

Yvonne Spencer Emmick, 82, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Owensboro to the late Arnold and Stella Spencer. Yvonne was a graduate of Daviess County High School. She and her husband were the founders of Emmick Oil and Valor Oil where she was a key part of the operation for many years. They also kept a home in Lakeland,...
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Carol Graham Wilson

August 12, 1950 - January 1, 2019

Mr. Carol Graham Wilson, 68, of Owensboro, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 1, 2019. He was born in Owensboro to the late Charles Leslie and Helen Grace Wilson. Carol was a U. S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War and retired from Gadcon Construction after more than twenty years of service. He loved spending time with family and attending Church Alive. Carol also enjoyed playing...
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Eula Mae Miller

February 28, 1926 - December 30, 2018

Eula Mae Miller, 92, of Philpot, made her way to heaven on Sunday, December 30, 2018. She was born on February 28, 1926 in Daviess County, and except for five years in Illinois in the 1950's, always lived in Kentucky. She was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Shirley B. Miller on June 11, 1987 and by her parents Gilbert and Florence Kohler Powell. She also lost a brother, Thurman...
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Ruby Evelyn Phillips

June 15, 1926 - December 30, 2018

Ruby Evelyn Phillips, 92, of Owensboro, KY passed away Sunday, December 30, 2018 at Hermitage Care and Rehabilitation. Ruby was born in Weakley County, TN on June 15, 1926, to the late Everett and Ollie Graham Chambers. She was a long-time member of Macedonia Baptist Church. Ruby worked as a secretary in Oak Ridge, TN for the United States government during World War II where they built parts...
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Emogene Evans Daniel

May 25, 1927 - December 29, 2018

Emogene Evans Daniel, 91, of Owensboro passed away Saturday, December 29, 2018 at her home. Mrs. Daniel was born May 25, 1927 in Daviess County to the late Buel Lain and Georgia Mae Church Lain. Emogene "Jean" was a 1946 graduate of Daviess Co. High School. She loved reading, boating, gardening, and going out to eat with her friends. Jean was extremely devoted to her family and provided a warm...
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George "Dan" Burg

May 6, 1944 - December 29, 2018

George Daniel "Dan" Burg, 74, of Owensboro, passed away Saturday, December 29, 2018 in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born in Muskogee, OK, a son of the late Allen George Burg and Ida Josephine Shouse Burg, Dan graduated from Owensboro High School in 1962 where he played in the Red Devil Marching Band. Active in DeMolay and Scouting, he served as a DeMolay Master Counselor, was named...
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Joseph Guy Hardy, Jr.

June 12, 1934 - December 28, 2018

Joseph Guy Hardy Jr., 84, of Owensboro, passed away Friday, December 28th, 2018. Joseph was born in Daviess County on June 12, 1934 to the late Joseph Guy Hardy Sr. and Sarah Elizabeth Jackson Hardy. Joseph was of the Catholic faith and a member of Saints Joseph and Paul Catholic Church. Joseph served in the United States Airforce during the Korean War. He was a 40-year board member of Daviess...
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Charlotte Baumgarten

April 23, 1926 - December 28, 2018

Charlotte Baumgarten, 92, of Owensboro, passed away Friday, December 28, 2018 at the Heartford House, while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Charlotte was born in Jefferson County on April 23, 1926, to the late Harry Edward and Lena Fritz Baumgarten. She was a graduate of Webster College with a degree in English and Indiana University with graduate degrees in counseling and...
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Cynthia D. Dockery

August 23, 1958 - December 24, 2018

Cynthia D. Dockery, 60, of Owensboro, passed away December 24, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born August 23, 1958 to the late Jimmie and Dorothy Troutman. Cynthia was a Registered Nurse at Owensboro Health for 12 years and enjoyed helping people. She also loved taking care of her grandchildren and dogs. Cynthia was also preceded in death by her sister, Anna Daoust and...
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Beverly Mitchell Steele

October 21, 1929 - December 24, 2018

Beverly Mitchell Steele, 89, of Owensboro, Kentucky, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, in Louisville, Kentucky, on December 24, 2018. Born Beverly Ann Mitchell, in Owensboro, on October 21, 1929, to the late Harlan and Annabelle (Bellew) Mitchell, Beverly married the late Charles Carroll (Charlie) Steele on September 2, 1950 and, for nearly fifty-two years, enjoyed the...
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Sister Mary Irene Cecil

April 11, 1927 - December 22, 2018

Sister Mary Irene Cecil, 91, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 72nd year of religious life. She was a native of West Louisville. Sister Mary Irene was a "quiet fire," a prayerful, gentle woman who possessed strong skills as a servant leader. An educator for 28 years, she served as major superior of the Ursuline Sisters from...
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Mildred Hardesty Williams Harrington

April 11, 1934 - December 22, 2018

Mildred Hardesty Williams Harrington, 84, of Owensboro, passed away Saturday, December 22, 2018 in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her family who loved her dearly. She was born in Philpot to the late Joseph Herbert and Dillion Russelburg Hardesty. Mildred was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was the family's voice of reason, listener and confidant. She was a...
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Jane Nave

February 14, 1924 - December 22, 2018

Jane Nave, 94 , of Owensboro passed away Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital with family by her side. Ms. Nave was born February 14, 1924 in Owensboro the daughter of the late Franklin D. and Nyram Hickerson Nave. Jane attended Southwestern Baptist Seminary and was a devoted lifetime member of Third Baptist Church where she sang in the choir and taught Sunday School...
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Clarence L. Reynolds

January 10, 1922 - December 21, 2018

Clarence L. Reynolds of Owensboro passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center in Leitchfield at the age of 96. Mr. Reynolds was a family man, a churchman, a manager, a civic volunteer and a community leader. Born in Canton, OK on January 10, 1922, he was the son of the late Clarence L. and Lenora Knoop Reynolds. Following his graduation from high school, he...
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Mary Doris Cox Bennett

December 31, 1931 - December 21, 2018

Mary Doris Cox Bennett, 86, Of Owensboro passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born in Owensboro, a daughter of the late George and Irene Hudson Cox, she was a graduate of Owensboro Technical High School and attended Murray State College. She worked in her father's grocery as a child before working for Westinghouse and General Electric. Doris spent...
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John Murry Calhoun

June 11, 1935 - December 20, 2018

John Murry Calhoun, 83 of Owensboro passed away Thursday, December 20, 2018 at Hermitage Rehab Center. He was born June 11, 1935 to the late John C. and Aline Calhoun. John was a member of Blessed Mother Catholic Church where he served faithfully as a Eucharistic minister. He retired from St. Mary's School in Whitesville after 32 years. John was an avid UK basketball fan. He was a fantastic...
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Eugenia M. "Jean" Hines

July 12, 1928 - December 19, 2018

Eugenia M. "Jean" Hines, 90, of Owensboro, passed away on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born July 12, 1928 in Ohio Co. to the late Orson C. and Pearl Renfro Maples. Jean was a beautician for many years having worked out of her home and was a member of the former Hall Street Baptist Church. She had been involved with Golden Partners...
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Kenneth E. Brix

February 26, 1940 - December 18, 2018

Kenneth E. Brix, 78 of Prescott Valley, AZ passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at his home. He was born February 26, 1940 to the late Harold and Stella Grulke Brix. Kenneth loved the Bible and was always diligent in researching and studying the Scriptures. He enjoyed having Biblical discussions with different people over the internet. Kenneth loved listening to classical music. He was...
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Shelby Jean Morris Jarboe

January 15, 1938 - December 18, 2018

Shelby Jean Morris Jarboe, 80, of Maceo, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born in Maceo, Kentucky to the late Ira Newton and Katie May Lancaster Morris. Mrs. Jarboe was a graduate of Daviess County High School and a long-time member of Maceo Baptist Church. She retired from Pinkerton Tobacco after eighteen years of service. Family...
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Rebecca "Becky" Helmers

October 10, 1952 - December 17, 2018

Rebecca (Becky) Settle Helmers, daughter of Roy and Judy Settle born October 10,1952, passed away under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky on Dec. 17, 2018. She was a beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. Becky touched so many people throughout her life. She raised a smart, kind, compassionate son, Dr. Christian Altman, who brought her much joy as they grew together. ...
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Will J Wilson

May 3, 1917 - December 16, 2018

Will J Wilson, 101, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, December 16, 2018 at Baptist Health Hospital in Louisville. Mr. Wilson was born May 3, 1917 in Graves County. Bill served his country in the Merchant Marines and then was employed at Texas Gas as Manager of Mechanical Services from 1950 to 1980 when he retired. Mr. Wilson is survived by his daughter, Jane Wilson of Louisville. Special...
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Dorothy Ferguson Stinnett

June 19, 1941 - December 16, 2018

Dorothy Ferguson Stinnett, 77, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, December 16, 2018 at her home. Born June 19, 1941 in Daviess County, she was the daughter of the late Buell L. and Nola Chapman Ferguson. Mrs. Stinnett was retired from KENTRON where she worked for more than 40 years. She was a very spiritual person and loved learning and reading about her Lord. In addition to her parents, she...
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Leona "Lee" Woolf

January 16, 1924 - December 16, 2018

Leona "Lee" Woolf, 94, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, December 16, 2018 at Owensboro Center. Mrs. Woolf was born January 16, 1924 in Jennings County, Indiana to the late Frank and Minnie Crulo Jeffries. She grew up learning how to cook standing on a stool at her mothers side. Lee would ride her horse, Barney, to a one room school house she attended each day. After marrying her sweetheart,...
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Maxine Conrad

January 29, 1950 - December 15, 2018

Maxine Conrad, 68, of Owensboro, passed away on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Select Specialty Hospital in Evansville. She was born January 29, 1950 in Covington to the late Leslie and Deloris Martin Cram. Maxine was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Her family was very special to her and she loved spending time with her grandchildren. She was a very compassionate and caring person who...
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Christopher Michael Goldman

September 17, 1980 - December 14, 2018

Christopher Michael Goldman, 38, of Owensboro, passed away December 14, 2018. He was born September 17, 1980. Chris was a 1999 graduate of South Spencer High School. He loved spending time with his children. Chris was a Marine and Army Veteran and served in food service operation. He loved to cook and enjoyed reading science fiction and had a large collection of both books and movies. ...
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Sister Emma Cecilia Busam

July 27, 1921 - December 14, 2018

Sister Emma Cecilia Busam, 97, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 75th year of religious life. She was a native of Owensboro. Sister Emma Cecilia was an accomplished teacher and artist who took great interest in her students. She later became an expert archivist, both for her community and the Diocese of Owensboro. An educator...
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Margie Maglinger

April 8, 1955 - December 12, 2018

Margie Maglinger, 63, of Owensboro, passed away December 12, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Margie was born in Daviess County, on April 8, 1955, to the late Richard and Edith Alvey Hurm. She loved all animals, enjoyed gardening, camping and fishing, listening to music, and ceramics. Margie was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and enjoyed going to the picnics there. ...
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James "Jim" Poteat

May 5, 1949 - December 12, 2018

James "Jim" William Poteat, 69, of Owensboro passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2018 in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born in Thomaston, GA on May 5, 1949, Jim was the son of the late James Pierce and Lucy Josephine Poteat and was retired from Century Aluminum where he was an Environmental Engineer. Jim was a very caring, compassionate man -- a kind, generous and gentle soul. He...
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Genevieve Stelmach

February 23, 1919 - December 11, 2018

Genevieve Stelmach, age 99, of Maple Mount, KY passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Genevieve was born on February 23, 1919 in Lipnica Gorna, Poland to the late Jan and Maria (Plewa) Wnek and was educated in Poland. During World War II, Germany took Polish citizens to work on farms in Austria which was occupied by Germany. From 1940 until 1945...
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Julia Ann Parker

April 1, 1940 - December 11, 2018

Julia Ann "Judy" Parker, 78, of Owensboro, passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born April 1, 1940 in Elsworth, Illinois, was a homemaker, and was a very important part of their family business. Judy was of the Baptist faith and was a wonderful mother and grandmother and enjoyed cooking for her family. She was preceded in death by her parents...
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Richard Lamar "Larry" Riney Jr.

June 17, 1931 - December 9, 2018

Richard Lamar "Larry" Riney Jr., 87, of Owensboro, passed away December 9, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Larry was born in Daviess County on June 17, 1931, to the late Richard Lamar Riney Sr. and Mary Ozetta Hayden Riney. He retired after a long career with the State of Kentucky Department of Highways where he was a certified professional engineer. Larry was involved in either...
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Catherine Marie Beaven

May 7, 1931 - December 9, 2018

Catherine Marie Beaven, 87, of Owensboro passed away peacefully Sunday, December 9, 2018 at her home. She was born May 7, 1931 in Breckinridge County to the late Ed and Margaret Henning. After graduating high school, she moved to Owensboro where she worked for General Electric (later MPD), retiring after 40 years of service. She loved travelling with her husband to stock car races all over the...
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Bettye S. Brigance

June 7, 1942 - December 8, 2018

Bettye S. Brigance, 76, of Owensboro passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Brigance was born June 7, 1942 in Ohio County to the late Frank and Birdie Neal James. Bettye was formerly employed at Beaver Dam Healthcare Manor. She loved shopping and going to flea markets as well as country music especially Charlie Pride. Bettye had a great sense of humor...
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Barbara Sue Whitaker

February 22, 1947 - December 8, 2018

Barbara Sue Whitaker, 71 of Graham, KY passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born February 22, 1947 to the late Oscar Whitaker, Sr. and Freda Burden Whitaker. Barbara loved to dance, she enjoyed playing bingo, and also enjoyed listening to Elvis and other 60's music. She loved her husband and her dog, Elvis and especially loved her grandchildren....
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Patsy D. Stroud

October 19, 1936 - December 7, 2018

Patsy D. Stroud, 82, of Owensboro passed away Friday, December 7, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Stroud was born October 19, 1936 in Centertown. Patsy grew up and attended school in Centertown with her future husband, Bob Stroud. She was a long-standing member of Third Baptist Church. Patsy was a very selfless and outgoing person who earned the nickname "the Energizer Bunny"...
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Joan Humphrey Thompson

September 1, 1931 - December 7, 2018

Joan Humphrey Thompson, 87, of Owensboro, passed away Friday, December 7, 2018 at the Riverside Care and Rehabilitation Center. Born in McLean County on September 1, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Carter and Maurine Troutman Humphrey, married George W. Thompson in 1950, and moved to Owensboro when George was employed with Texas Gas Transmission Corporation. Mrs. Thompson was a charter...
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Jesse James Webb

May 12, 1937 - December 6, 2018

Jesse James Webb, 81 of Owensboro passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born May 12, 1937 in Winifrede, WV to the late Melvin and Nancy Stone Webb. Jesse was a wonderful father, husband, and friend. He was a Christian and was the kindest, most thoughtful, and selfless person always putting others before himself. Jesse loved playing video games,...
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H. Lee Kincaid, Jr.

June 17, 1952 - December 5, 2018

H. Lee Kincaid, Jr., 66, of Owensboro, passed away on December 5, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital with his family and close friends at his side, following a long illness with pulmonary fibrosis. Born in Owensboro on June 17, 1952 to the late Hilton Lee Kincaid, Sr. and Margaret Thomas Kincaid, Lee graduated from Daviess County High School in 1970 and earned his Bachelor of Science...
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Freida Beck Ross

December 12, 1930 - December 4, 2018

Freida Beck Ross, 87, of Owensboro, passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2018 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born in Muhlenberg County to the late Henry and Lorena Welborn Beck. Mrs. Ross was a 1948 graduate of Drakesboro High School. She began her career at General Electric/MPD in 1950 and retired after forty-three years of service. Freida was a long-time and active member...
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Terisa E. Schroader

October 24, 1960 - December 2, 2018

Terisa E. Schroader, 58, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Miss Schroader was born October 24, 1960 in Daviess County to the late Odis and Marie Schroader. Miss Schroader was also preceded in death by her brother Danny Schroader in 1970. Survivors include her sisters, Donna Falloway of Owensboro, Joyce Twist (Joe) of Springdale,...
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Cora Mae Tucker

June 7, 1934 - December 2, 2018

Cora Mae Tucker, 84, of Owensboro, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at the Owensboro Center. She was born June 7, 1934 in Daviess Co. to the late William Arthur and Anna Mae Clark Foster. Cora was a homemaker and member of First Baptist Church. She had worked at General Electric at one time for several years. She loved spending time with her family, especially her two grandsons and...
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Don Oliver Bronn

July 31, 1953 - November 29, 2018

Don Oliver Bronn, 65, of Owensboro, passed away November 29, 2018, at his home. He was born in Milwaukee, WI on July 31, 1953 to Oliver J. and Ruth M. Parker Bronn. Don graduated from Eastern High School in Middletown, KY and Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, KY. He worked at Kroger in various positions and retired on the same date as he started 33 years before. Don had a great...
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Nona Lucille Trader

October 16, 1931 - November 28, 2018

Nona L. Trader, beloved wife of Alvin Trader, who preceded her in death, passed away November 28, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital at the age of 87. She was born October 16, 1931 in Cloverport, KY to the late Libby and Flora Cole. Nona was a Corporate Secretary for Continental Land and Fur Company. She loved life and was a bold, feisty woman. She loved to bake, sew, knit, play games...
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Ruth Stroud Brigance

July 11, 1927 - November 27, 2018

Ruth Stroud Brigance, 91, formerly of Owensboro, passed away November 27, 2018 in Florida. She is survived by two daughters, Cheryl Powers and Sheila Hagan. Services are private. Care has been entrusted to Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory.
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Roxie Mae Cunningham

February 26, 1931 - November 27, 2018

Roxie Mae Cunningham, 87, of Owensboro, passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at her home. She was born February 26, 1931 in Muhlenburg Co. to the late Gus and Ada Miller. Roxie was a member of Crosspointe Baptist Church and had been an active member of the church for many years. She loved raising flowers and always had a "Green Thumb". She enjoyed sewing, camping, and cooking. She also...
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Becky "Grandmother" Aud

January 5, 1945 - November 27, 2018

Becky "Grandmother" Aud, 73, of Utica passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2018 at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born in Ohio County on January 5, 1945, Becky was the daughter of the late Urey B. Arnold and Myrl Jeannette Richeson Arnold Howard. She retired from the Diocese of Owensboro where she worked for 30 years as librarian and bookkeeper at St. Pius Tenth Catholic Church. Becky...
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Kathleen Ann Goetz

August 4, 1948 - November 26, 2018

Kathleen Ann Goetz, 70, of Rockport, formerly of Owensboro, passed away November 26, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Kokomo, IN on August 4, 1948 to the late Glen and Patsy Weidner. Kathy was a 1967 graduate of Kokomo High School. She earned her associates degree from Owensboro Business College. Kathy enjoyed gardening, working in the yard and going to the beach. ...
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Martin Eugene Knott

March 20, 1926 - November 26, 2018

Martin Eugene Knott, 92, of Owensboro, passed away November 26, 2018, at the Heartford House while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Martin was one of twelve children, born in Daviess County on March 20, 1926, to the late Proctor and Mary Florence Knott. He grew up in Browns Valley and in 1944 went to work at the age of seventeen for Modern Welding Company. Martin worked at...
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Mary Doris Pierce

December 7, 1949 - November 24, 2018

Mary "Doris" Pierce, 68 of Owensboro passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Signature Health Care. She was born December 7, 1949 to the late Boyd and Louise Stites. Mary was a member of Old Panther Creek Baptist Church. She enjoyed sewing, making color felt posters, and playing Yatzee. She was preceded in death by her 2 sisters, Pearl Filback and Helen Westerfield; her 3 brothers,...
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Virginia Lee Burden

January 30, 1930 - November 23, 2018

Virginia Lee Burden, 88, of Owensboro passed away Friday, November 23, 2018 at Ohio County Hospital. Mrs. Burden was born January 30, 1930 in Muhlenberg County to the late Clarence E. Harrison and Velva Napier Harrison. Virginia was a member of Owensboro Christian Church and retired from National Linen Service as a Supervisor. She was also a member of the VFW and the Fraternal Order of Eagles (F...
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Brett K. Frederick

February 27, 1965 - November 22, 2018

Brett K. Frederick, 53, of Owensboro passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Mr. Frederick was born February 27, 1965 in Florence, Alabama to Billy and Susan Frederick. Brett began playing and excelling at golf at an early age. He played varsity at OHS for six years winning the Big Eight Conference as an 8th grader and the regional as a junior. Brett...
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Robert Singleton Blackstock, Jr.

October 15, 1923 - November 20, 2018

Robert Singleton Blackstock, Jr., 95, of Owensboro, passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Danville, Virginia to the late Robert Singleton Blackstock, Sr. and Jessie Garrett Blackstock. Mr. Blackstock was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, having served in the European Theatre of Operations under Gen. George S. Patton. He worked for...
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Colton James Dennis

November 19, 2018 - November 19, 2018

Colton James Dennis was born and passed away November 19, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. His parents, Robert Dennis and Jamie Mortis; sister, Aria Dennis; brothers, Sam, Greyson and Hunter Dennis; grandmother, Jennifer Baize; grandfather, Bobby Dennis; and great-grandpa, Robert Dennis were eager for his arrival and appreciate your support. Little Baby who was not to be, You...
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Toni Greer Henderson

April 21, 1967 - November 19, 2018

Toni Greer Henderson, 51 of Centertown, KY passed away Monday, November 19, 2018 at Heartford House after a short illness. She was born April 21, 1967 in Louisville, KY to Wayne and Donna Greer. Toni was a graduate of Daviess County High School. She also graduated from Owensboro Technical College as a Certified Surgical Technician which translated into 22 years of experience. Toni was a...
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Sandra I "Sandy" Johnson

January 8, 1945 - November 19, 2018

Sandra I. "Sandy" Johnson, 73, of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born January 8, 1945 in Parkersburg, W. VA to the late Brady N. and Thelma L Davis Terrell. Sandy was a homemaker and member of Christ Community Church. She had been involved with the Welcome Wagon Club, was a former Jayceette, and an avid fan of Ohio State...
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Betty Lou Maddox Martin

June 10, 1935 - November 18, 2018

Betty Lou Maddox Martin, 83, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Hermitage Care and Rehabilitation. Mrs. Martin was born June 10, 1935 in Ohio County to the late Arthur Lee Maddox and Paradine Oliver Maddox. Betty grew up as the youngest child and only girl in a family with seven brothers which made her a very self-confident and determined person. She retired from GE and later...
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John "Johnny" Byrne

October 7, 1950 - November 17, 2018

John "Johnny" Robert Byrne, 68, of Owensboro, passed away November 17, 2018, at Twin Rivers Nursing Home. Johnny was born in Union County on October 7, 1950, to the late James Norman (O'Pa) Byrne and Melissa Carolyn Berry Byrne. Johnny retired from AT&T, formerly Bell South, after being with the company for over 30 years. Following his retirement, he found an unexpected dream job driving...
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Mary Patricia "Patsy" Greenwell

November 28, 1945 - November 16, 2018

Mary Patricia "Patsy" Greenwell, 72, of Owensboro, formerly of Sorgho, passed away on Friday, November 16, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born November 28, 1945 in Daviess County to the late Tom and Maudie Greenwell. Patsy was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church and was the oldest of 11 children. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Ronald Greenwell on June 21,...
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Eupha Lee Philpot

October 14, 1918 - November 16, 2018

Eupha Lee Philpot, 100, of Philpot, passed away November 16, 2018, at her residence in One Park Place. Eupha was born in Daviess County on October 14, 1918, to the late Chesley and Mattie Burgess Dunn. She was a member of Providence United Methodist Church for many years and taught Sunday School class. Eupha also loved to cook for her friends and her family. She also was preceded in...
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Matthew T. Lawrence

January 20, 1983 - November 15, 2018

Matthew T. Lawrence, 35, of Owensboro, passed away November 15, 2018. He was born January 20, 1983 in Owensboro to Randy Lawrence and Karen Ross Danhauer. Matthew graduated from Owensboro Catholic High School in 2002 and was employed by Toyota Manufacturing in Princeton. He was always interested in the next best thing when it came to electronics and gadgets. He also enjoyed cars, and...
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Marie "Mama Ree" Coons Bell

January 28, 1925 - November 15, 2018

Marie "Mama Ree" Coons Bell, 93, of Maceo, passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at her home. She was born January 28, 1925 in Daviess Co. to the late John W. and Anna Lewis Stinnett Coons. Marie had been a longtime member of Yelvington Baptist Church for most of her life and was currently a member of Walnut Memorial Baptist Church. She retired from Westinghouse Electric Corporation in...
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Anna "Darby" Roberts Honeycutt

September 16, 1922 - November 15, 2018

Anna "Darby" Roberts Honeycutt, 96, of Owensboro, passed away November 15, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Daviess County on September 16, 1922 to the late Dewey and Carrie Spencer Roberts. Darby loved her family. She enjoyed fishing, spending time with her grandchildren and hosting Christmas. Darby was a strong-willed, independent and hard-working woman. She...
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Thelma "Lorene" Whitmer

April 24, 1928 - November 15, 2018

Thelma "Lorene" Whitmer, 90, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Guy Henry and Grace Dexter Stephens Taylor. Mrs. Whitmer grew up in Pulaski County and moved to Daviess County after she married. She attended Lindsey Wilson College and completed her Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in...
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Mary Edna Riney

October 25, 1926 - November 15, 2018

Mrs. Mary Edna Riney, 92, of Owensboro, passed away November 15, 2018, at the Carmel Home. Mary was born in Daviess County on October 25, 1926, to the late Henry Ignatious and Mary Vowels Russell. She was a devout Catholic and a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, where she was a charter member and a teacher for many years. Mary was very artistic, she loved to paint and create...
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Margaret Jane Skelton

February 14, 1937 - November 13, 2018

Margaret Jane Higdon Skelton, 81, of Taylorsville, formerly of Knottsville, passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Norton Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville. She was born February 14, 1937 in Livermore to the late Gus and Janie Aud Higdon. Margaret was a homemaker and of the Catholic faith. She was an avid supporter of the Disabled American Veterans and fan of the St. Louis Cardinals. ...
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Anna Lee Dockery

July 28, 1942 - November 13, 2018

Anna Lee Lane Dockery, 76, of Owensboro, passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at her home. She was a kind soul who will be dearly missed. She was born July 28, 1942 in Detroit, Michigan to the late William Franklin and Odessa Powers Lane. Anna Lee was retired from Owensboro-Daviess Co. Hospital after nearly 40 years having worked in the laundry. Anna Lee was an avid sports fan who...
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Joyce Marie Christian

January 4, 1927 - November 12, 2018

Joyce Marie Christian, 91, of Owensboro passed away Monday, November 12, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Christian was born January 4, 1927 in Milwaukee, WI to the late Frank John Hajek and Stephanie Stranz Hajek. Joyce had previously owned an antique shop and was the owner of Morning Star gift shop. She loved to paint and was a very avid reader. Joyce was a member of the Art...
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Gary Phillip Noel

September 2, 1945 - November 11, 2018

Gary Phillip Noel, beloved husband, father, and friend, passed peacefully at the age of 73 with his family by his side in Owensboro, Kentucky, on Sunday, November 11, 2018. Gary has entered his eternal reward with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Gary was born on September 2, 1945 in Wichita Falls, Texas, to Shelby Noel and Margaret Lewis. Gary grew up in Quincy, Illinois, where he graduated...
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Charles Richard Cornelius

August 18, 1949 - November 11, 2018

Charles Richard Cornelius, 69, of Owensboro went to join his heavenly family Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital surrounded by his family. He was born August 18, 1949 in Russellville, KY to the late Charles Harrison and Beatrice Juanita Cornelius. Charles attended Owensboro Schools and was a graduate of Brescia University. He was preceded in death by his first wife,...
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Joseph Angela Boone

September 20, 1928 - November 11, 2018

Maple Mount — Sister Joseph Angela Boone, 90, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 71st year of religious life. She was a native of New Haven. Sister Joseph Angela was a teacher for 19 years, serving at Sts. Joseph and Paul School, Owensboro (1949-51, 1959-61), in Louisville and as a math professor at Brescia College (1963-70),...
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James Franklin Harrison Johnson

July 6, 1928 - November 11, 2018

James Franklin Harrison Johnson, died November 11,2018 (Veterans Day) at age 90. He was a geologist, a man of nature - a farmer, an artist and a poet. He was wise, clever and full of love, but he liked to keep it simple so, we'll keep it short. He was raised in Frankfort, KY with five siblings; Benjamin P. Johnson, Mary J. Grayson, Ruth J. Goin, Louis M. Johnson and William M. Johnson by their...
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Roger Dale Bickett

January 23, 1950 - November 10, 2018

Roger Dale Bickett, 68, of Hawesville, passed away November 10, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Roger was born at the family home in Roseville, KY on January 23, 1950 to the late Cleophas and Etta Myrl Corley Bickett. He also lived in Lexington and Louisville before moving back to Hancock County where he worked as an electrician at Aleris from 1980 till 2018 when he retired. Roger...
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Patsy J. McCormick

June 5, 1938 - November 8, 2018

Pat J. McCormick, 80, of Utica passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. McCormick was born June 5, 1938 in Yelvington to the late Gilmore "Dottie" Pulliam and Madeline Howard Pulliam. After her college education, Pat worked at City Hall in Human Resources and then as a real estate agent from which she retired. She enjoyed living and working on the farm....
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Bevarly Truman "B.T." Atherton

December 24, 1933 - November 8, 2018

Bevarly Truman (B.T.) Atherton, age 84, of Owensboro, Kentucky, died on November 8, 2018. Known for his community involvement, kindness, generosity, and, later in life, his wickedly funny and often irreverent sense of humor, he was well-liked in life and will be remembered fondly in death. Mr. Atherton was born in McLean County, Kentucky, on Christmas Eve, 1933, the second and last child,...
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J. Ann Owen

June 1, 1939 - November 7, 2018

J. Ann Beeler Owen, 79, was welcomed to heaven by her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at her home. She had many favorite scriptures, but one of her favorites was John 14:2, "In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you." Born June 1, 1939 in Spencer County, IN, she was the daughter of the late J....
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Glenn Carpenter

July 19, 1934 - November 7, 2018

Glenn Carpenter 84, of Maceo, KY was called to his heavenly home, November 7, 2018, from his earthly home with his wife and son at his bedside. He was born July 19,1934 to the late John and Rosie Carpenter. Glenn was a member of the Grandview Church of the Nazarene in Grandview, IN. Over the years, he served in the Nazarene church and won the Kentucky District Sunday School Superintendent of the...
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Frederick J. Boarman

January 27, 1947 - November 6, 2018

Frederick J. Boarman, 71, of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Boarman was born January 27, 1947 in Owensboro to the late Xavier Boarman and Lillian Leek Boarman. Fred had a great voice and was employed as a Disc Jockey in broadcasting for many years. He was a very generous and kind person who would often give away his own basic necessities. Fred could play...
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Robert E. "Bob" Lyons

July 18, 1946 - November 6, 2018

Robert E. "Bob" Lyons, 72, of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mr. Lyons was born July 18, 1946 in Daviess County to the late Robert E. Lyons and Emogene Rice. Bob graduated from OHS in 1964 and attended Kentucky Wesleyan College. He worked for UPS and then obtained his real estate license in 1978. For the next 40 years, Bob served many...
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Winnie Johnson Blackburn

December 18, 1922 - November 6, 2018

Winnie Johnson Blackburn, 95, of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018 in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born in Ohio County on December 18, 1922, Mrs. Blackburn was the daughter of the late Lee and Ethel Havener Johnson; was retired from Daviess County High School where she was the librarian for 25 years; and was a member of Lewis Lane Baptist Church. Mrs. Blackburn loved...
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Mary Frances "Frankie" Young

July 21, 1924 - November 6, 2018

Mary Frances "Frankie" Patrick Young, 94 of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Heartford House. Frankie was born July 21, 1924 to the late Hobart and Bertha Patrick in Livermore, KY. She will be remembered for her kind, gentle, gracious, and loving spirit. Frankie touched many lives with a smile and a hug that let you know that you were important to her. She was preceded in...
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Marjorie "Margie" Calhoun

May 20, 1931 - November 6, 2018

Marjorie "Margie" Calhoun, 87, of Owensboro, passed away November 6, 2018 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born in Daviess County to the late Charles and Frankie Hulsey Harl. Margie enjoyed crafting, quilting, sewing and playing cards. She made many of her children's clothes. During the summer you could find her in the kitchen canning and freezing vegetables from the big...
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Joseph Darrell Evans

March 31, 1941 - November 5, 2018

Joseph (Darrell) Evans, 77, of Lewisport, formerly of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018 at his home. He was born on March 31, 1941 in Daviess Co. to Jordan Bryant and Mary Hermie Cecil Evans. Darrell attended Catholic schools and played the guitar at various places such as the Trail-A-Way Barn Dance. He was a mechanic all his life and worked first for Raymond Jenkins, then...
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