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  • Gerald "Jerry" Christian Obituary Photo
    Gerald "Jerry" Christian, 81 Owensboro, Kentucky

    January 12, 1936 - April 28, 2017

    Gerald "Jerry" Christian, 81, of Owensboro passed away Friday, April 29, 2017 at his home. Mr. Christian was born January 12, 1936 in Daviess County to the late James and Dorothy Christian. Gerald served his country in...


  • Daniel B.  Merlin, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Daniel B. Merlin, Jr., 62 Calhoun, Kentucky

    February 23, 1955 - April 27, 2017

    Dr. Daniel B. Merlin, Jr., 62, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, April 27, 2017. He was born in Hialeah, Florida and is preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth and Patricia Iverson. Dr. Merlin graduated from high...


  • Larry Russell "Papaw" Dorris Obituary Photo
    Larry Russell "Papaw" Dorris, 72 Owensboro, Kentucky

    December 31, 1944 - April 27, 2017

    Larry Russell "Papaw" Dorris, 72, of Owensboro passed away Thursday, April 27 after a recent struggle with mental health issues. He was born in Evansville, Indiana to the late Russell Oakley and Myrtie Catherine Dorris...


  • A. Marvin "Sonny" Saalwaechter Obituary Photo
    A. Marvin "Sonny" Saalwaechter, 75 Owensboro, Kentucky

    April 18, 1942 - April 26, 2017

    A. Marvin "Sonny" Saalwaechter, 75, of Owensboro, passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Owensboro Center. He was born April 18, 1942 in Guthrie, KY to the late Harry and Dora Lee Saalwaechter. Sonny was...


  • Beverly Joyce Reed Obituary Photo
    Beverly Joyce Reed, 83 Owensboro, Kentucky

    October 6, 1933 - April 23, 2017

    Beverly Joyce Reed, 83, of Owensboro passed away Saturday, April 23, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Reed was born October 6, 1933 in McLean County to the late Clement Ratliff and Buelah Lee Wilson...


  • Roy A. Gillaspie Obituary Photo
    Roy A. Gillaspie, 43 Owensboro, Kentucky

    September 25, 1973 - April 22, 2017

    Roy A. Gillaspie, 43, passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Owensboro to Larry Gillaspie and Patricia Baggarly. Roy graduated from Daviess County High School in 1991...


  • Mary Durr Obituary Photo
    Mary Durr, 98 Owensboro, Kentucky

    April 25, 1918 - April 21, 2017

    Maple Mount — Sister Mary Durr, 98, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died April 21, 2017, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 80th year of religious life. Born on a farm that adjoined the church property in Paul,...


  • William Overton  Payne Obituary Photo
    William Overton Payne, 79 Owensboro, Kentucky

    August 7, 1937 - April 21, 2017

    William Overton Payne, 79, of Owensboro, died Friday, April 21, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in McLean County, had worked in Maintenance as the Head Mechanic at Pinkerton Tobacco, and was a...


  • G.H.  "Pete" Williams Obituary Photo
    G.H. "Pete" Williams, 71 Owensboro, Kentucky

    January 23, 1946 - April 21, 2017

    G.H. "Pete" Williams, 71, of Owensboro passed away Friday, April 21, 2017 at his home. Mr. Williams was born January 23, 1946 in Daviess County to the late George Herbert Williams and Catherine Myers Williams. Pete was...


  • James "Jim" Chapman Obituary Photo
    James "Jim" Chapman, 80 Owensboro, Kentucky

    May 22, 1936 - April 20, 2017

    James D. Chapman, 80, of Owensboro, passed away April 20, 2017 at Wellington Parc. Jim was born May 22, 1936 in Fordsville, to the late Owen and Imogene Chapman and was a 1954 graduate of Daviess County High School. ...


  • Herbert J. Bertke, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Herbert J. Bertke, Sr., 83 Owensboro, Kentucky

    October 6, 1933 - April 20, 2017

    Herbert J. Bertke, Jr., 83, of Owensboro, died Thursday, April 20, 2017, at the University of Louisville Hospital. He was born in Daviess County to the late Herbert Joseph Bertke, Sr. and Grace Carlisle Bertke. Mr....


  • Betty Lucille Drury Obituary Photo
    Betty Lucille Drury, 89 Owensboro, Kentucky

    October 2, 1927 - April 19, 2017

    On April 19, 2017, our family lost the most amazing woman in the world. Betty Lou Drury, 89, of Owensboro, was called home to her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. She was born on October 2nd, 1927, the daughter of the...


  • Melville Pope Windle Obituary Photo
    Melville Pope Windle, 91 Owensboro, Kentucky

    April 16, 1926 - April 18, 2017

    Melville Pope Windle, 91, of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at his home. Born April 16, 1926 in Huntington, WV. His parents were the late James Goyne Windle, II and Gertrude Young Windle. Mel served in...


  • Glendon C. Coppick Obituary Photo
    Glendon C. Coppick, 91 Owensboro, Kentucky

    March 18, 1926 - April 18, 2017

    The Reverend Dr. Glendon C. Coppick, a longtime rector of Owensboro's Trinity Episcopal Church, died Tuesday surrounded by his family. He was 91. He served as rector from 1959 until his retirement in 1991 and was...


  • Stella Jones Carter Obituary Photo
    Stella Jones Carter, 82 Owensboro, Kentucky

    February 4, 1935 - April 18, 2017

    Stella Ray Jones Carter, 82, of Owensboro, went home peacefully to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Hermitage Care and Rehabilitation Center. Stella was the only child of the late Wilbur Eugene and...


  • Randall Martin Obituary Photo
    Randall Martin, 89 Owensboro, Kentucky

    September 25, 1927 - April 16, 2017

    Chief Randall Martin, 89, of Owensboro, died Sunday, April 16, 2017, in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born in Whitesville to the late Edward and Beulah Purcell Martin and was a charter member of Our...


  • Jeffery Warren "Bodean" Adams Obituary Photo
    Jeffery Warren "Bodean" Adams, 43 Hartford, Kentucky

    August 20, 1973 - April 16, 2017

    Jeffery Warren "Bodean" Adams, 43, of Hartford, passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017. He was born August 20, 1973 in Hopkins Co., Kentucky. Jeffery was a construction worker and member of Pleasant Ridge Baptist...


  • Ruth Chapman Hobbs Obituary Photo
    Ruth Chapman Hobbs, 92 Owensboro, Kentucky

    October 17, 1924 - April 16, 2017

    Ruth Elizabeth Chapman Hobbs, 92, of Owensboro died Sunday, April 16, 2017 at The Hermitage Care & Rehabilitation Center. Ruth was born October 17, 1924 in Ensor, Kentucky to the late Forrest and Mary(Rowland) Chapman....


  • Martha Jean Hamilton Estes Obituary Photo
    Martha Jean Hamilton Estes, 80 Owensboro, Kentucky

    March 16, 1937 - April 15, 2017

    Martha Jean Hamilton Estes, 80, passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born in Philpot, KY., Martha was a daughter of the late Lewis and Lois Scherm Hamilton. She was of the Catholic...


  • Emmalynn Faith Adkins Lewispoirt, Kentucky

    April 15, 2017 - April 15, 2017

    Emmalynn Faith Adkins, infant, passed away April 15, 2017 at Norton's Women's Hospital. She was born April 15, 2017 to Tyler and Leeanna Adkins of Lewisport. Emmalynn is preceded in death by a great-grandfather, Ted...


  • Charles H. Hicklin Obituary Photo
    Charles H. Hicklin, 65 Marion, Kentucky

    January 5, 1952 - April 14, 2017

    Charles H. Hicklin, 65, of Marion passed away Friday, April 14, 2017 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Mr. Hicklin was born January 5, 1952 in Hopkins County to the late Edward Thomas Hicklin and Ruth Moore...


  • Betty Sue Davis, 84 Owensboro, Kentucky

    March 2, 1933 - April 13, 2017

    Betty Sue Davis, 84, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in McLean County, Kentucky to the late George L. and Mabel Murphy Davis. Betty retired after...


  • Larry  Joe Higgs Obituary Photo
    Larry Joe Higgs, 69 Pleasant Ridge, Kentucky

    May 26, 1947 - April 13, 2017

    Larry J Higgs, 69, of Pleasant Ridge passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017 at his home. Mr. Higgs was born May 26, 1947 in Muhlenberg County to the late James D. Higgs and Gwendolyn LaMastus Higgs. Larry served as a...


  • James Harold "Jim"  Bramschreiber Obituary Photo
    James Harold "Jim" Bramschreiber, 57 Owensboro, Kentucky

    April 13, 1959 - April 12, 2017

    James H. "Jim" Bramschreiber, 57, of Owensboro, passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017, surrounded by his family, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born April 13, 1959 in Owensboro. Jim was partner and...


  • Ernestine Southard Casey Chapman Obituary Photo
    Ernestine Southard Casey Chapman, 93 Beaver Dam, Kentucky

    November 3, 1923 - April 12, 2017

    Ernestine Southard Casey Chapman, 93, of Owensboro passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Beaver Dam Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Chapman was born November 3, 1923 in Ohio County to the late Lewis and...