OWENSBORO — Jeanette Faye Miller Utley Frashure, 86, of Owensboro, died at 6:37 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Frashure was born July 5, 1934, in Sacramento. She was the Pride Avenue Elementary School lunchroom manager and a member of Nickle Ridge Church.

Gary Guy Turner, 73, of Madisonville, KY passed away Thursday, January 21, 2021 at Deaconess Gateway in Evansville, IN.

Kathryn S. Ayres, 67, of White Plains, died Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, at her home.

U.S. Army veteran Arthur Ray Pentecost, 81, of Madisonville, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at Baptist Health Madisonville.

Mary Jane Ray, 70, of Madisonville, died Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, at Baptist Health Madisonville. She was a homemaker.

PROVIDENCE — Sara Louise Teague, 57, of Providence, died Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, at her residence. She was a member of First General Baptist Church.

FESTUS, Mo. — Shelby Jean Hancock Wood, 78, of Festus, Missouri, passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, at her home. She was born Jan. 3, 1943, in Ilsley, the daughter of the late Mary Jane (née Moore) and Henry Walter Suttle. Shelby was a retired line worker from the Chrysler auto plant in Fe…

OWENSBORO — Jeanette Faye Miller Utley Frashure, 86, of Owensboro, died at 6:37 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Frashure was born July 5, 1934, in Sacramento. She was the Pride Avenue Elementary School lunchroom manager and a member of Nickle Ridge Church.

Janice Marie Favors Curneal, 62, of Madisonville, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, at her home. She was born April 24, 1958, in Madisonville to Josephine Massey Favors and the late Junior Favors. Janice retired from Aramark Cleaning Service as a supervisor. She was of the nonde…

CLAY — Carol Stone, 85, of Clay, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at his residence. He retired from Peabody Camp 2 as a coal miner and was a member of Community Fellowship Church.

Carol S. Hanke, 69, of Madisonville, Kentucky, passed away Monday Morning at Baptist Health Hospital in Madisonville.

Dorothy “Dot” Crumbaker Grubbs, 94, of Madisonville, KY passed away Monday, January 18, 2021 at Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home in Madisonville.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Frank Douglas Stafford Jr., 65, of Jacksonville, Florida, formerly of Madisonville, passed away at home Jan. 12, 2021. He was born Jan. 18, 1955, in Madisonville to the late Nellie Combs Stafford and Frank Stafford Sr.

Peggy Elizabeth Smith Dalton, 71, of Nebo, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. She was born in Redfield, Arkansas, on March 5, 1949, to the late Claude T. and Florence E. Smith. Mrs. Dalton was a member of New Abundant Life Fellowship in Nortonville and a homemaker. In 1972, she moved from A…

Bonnie Marie Littlepage, 69, of Nortonville, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at Baptist Health Hospital.

James A. Smiley, 64, of Dawson Springs, died Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at his residence.

Mary Madeline Brown, 68, of Nortonville, passed away Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at her home. Born June 26, 1952, to the late John and Nellie Stanley Rodgers. She loved her family and always enjoyed her time spent with them. She enjoyed going dancing when she was able.

Robert L. Shelton, 91, of Dawson Springs, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, at Baptist Health, in Madisonville. Mr. Shelton was born on Nov. 10, 1929, in Evansville, Indiana, to the late Dillian and Elizabeth Byers Shelton. He was a 1947 graduate of Poole High School and was the owner …

Larry Allen Vanover, 71, of Clay, passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at Baptist Health in Madisonville.

Kenneth Bracken Swain, 94, of Madisonville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, at The Paragon in Madisonville.

Jacqueline Dail Godwin Jones, 70, of Hanson, passed away on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at Baptist Health Madisonville.

Helen (Ranes) Byrum, 97, of Slaughters, passed away Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at Redbanks Colonial Terrace.

Jaunita Crisp Menser, 87, of Madisonville, passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, at Baptist Health Madisonville.

Michael Wallace Stearsman, 69, of Mortons Gap, passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, at his home. Born Nov. 7, 1951, to the late Lowell and Gertie (Adcock) Stearsman, he was a member of the Mortons Gap Christian Church and graduated from South Hopkins High in 1969 and later earned his associa…

Lisa Gail Cates, 65 of Hanson, KY went to be with the Lord Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at her residence.

PROVIDENCE — Sarah J. Melton, 87, of Providence, passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at Shemwell Healthcare in Providence. She was a homemaker and a member of Star Hope General Baptist Church in Liberty. She is the daughter of the late Herbert and Mary Clayton.

Barbara Porter Dorris, 80, of Hanson, passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at Brighton Cornerstone Healthcare in Madisonville.

SOUTH BLOOMFIELD, Ohio — The Rev. Richard Dale Adams Sr., 70, of South Bloomfield, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. He was born Dec. 1, 1950, to the late George and Ruby Lea (Gault) Adams in Webster County. Richard was a U.S. Navy veteran…

Steven Wayne Langley, 68, of Madisonville, died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021.

Jimmy Everett Cobb, 78, of Nortonville, passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at his home. Born Jan. 4, 1943, to the late Bradley and Clara Cobb. He worked for many years at a saw mill and enjoyed time with his family. He loved going squirrel hunting anytime that he got the chance.

Dan Jackson, 93, of Madisonville, died Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, at Baptist Health Madisonville. Dan was a U.S. Navy veteran and a licensed agent and owner of Dyersburg Insurance Agency.

Charles Edward Legate, 73, of Dawson Springs, died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, at his residence. He was an underground coal miner and a member of the Lafayette Baptist Church.

Jana Denene Hamby Gordon, 56, of Madisonville, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, at her home.

Jeff Hulse, 62, of Madisonville, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at Baptist Health Louisville.

Sheila Ann Wimberly, 70, of White Plains passed away Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at Lakeland, Florida.

John Jacob Mitchell, 62, of Madisonville, died on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, at Baptist Health Madisonville.

Priscilla Allen Caraway, 75, of Madisonville, died on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, at her home.

Dorothy Jean Mitchell Collins, 83, of Madisonville, entered into her eternal rest at 5:40 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at Deaconess Midtown Hospital in Evansville. Born Jan. 29, 1937, in Powderly, she was a member of Zion Temple A.M.E. Zion Church in Madisonville where she served faithfully…

William Michael Huddleston, 66, of St. Charles, passed away at his home surrounded by family on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021.

Jack Whitledge, 93, of Providence, passed away on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at Madisonville Health and Rehab in Madisonville.

Eva Sammons, 92, of Modesto, CA formerly of Earlington, KY passed away Monday, December 28, 2020 in Ripon, CA.

Roger Allen Massey, 65, of Madisonville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, at Baptist Health Madisonville.

Ernest Edward Proffitt, 90, of Nortonville, died Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at his home.

Shirley Davis Segovia, 78, of Madisonville, died Saturday, Dec. 26, 2020, at Baptist Health Madisonville.

James Edward Epley, 79, of Nortonville, passed away Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020. He was born in Earlington on Feb. 11, 1941, to the late James V. and Eunice K. Epley. He was a member of New Salem Missionary Baptist Church in Nortonville, a U.S. Army veteran, a member of American Legion Post 6 in …

Lloyd D. Hughes, 65, of Madisonville, died Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, at Vanderbilt Hospital. He was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church and a retired employee of IACR International Automotive Company.

Lt. Col. (R) José Labrado, 72, of Dawson Springs, passed away Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, at The Lucy Smith King Care Center — St. Anthony’s Hospice in Henderson. José Labrado was born Sept. 13, 1948, in Juárez, Mexico, to the late José María Labrado and Consuelo Zambrano Labrado. He was of the Ca…

VALPARAISO, Ind. — Sandra F. Hammonds, 75, of Valparaiso, Indiana, passed away Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020. She was born Sept. 2, 1945, in Madisonville to Marion and Ila (Choate) Hopper. Sandra was a retired medical assistant.

Minnie Hanks, 99, of Madisonville, passed away Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, at Madisonville Health and Rehab in Madisonville.

George Edward Johnson Sr., 84, of Dawson Springs, died Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, at Baptist Health Hospital.