Joseph Edward Richardson, 56, of Madisonville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, at Baptist Health Madisonville.
HOYT, Kan. — Russell DeWayne Wright passed away on Oct. 11, 2020, in Hoyt, Kansas, formally of Madisonville. He was born Aug. 16, 1958, to the late Ollie Wright Jr. and Anita Skaggs Wright. He was a graduate of Madisonville North Hopkins High School and retired from Goodyear in Hoyt, Kansas.
Virginia Loretta Gaines, 87, of White Plains, went to be with her Lord Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital. Born Jan. 30, 1933, to the late Carlos and Clara (Hight) Crick, she attended Mannington Baptist Church, where she enjoyed fellowship and worship.
Betty Fay Braden, 67, of Mortons Gap, passed away on Oct. 17, 2020, at Lucy Smith King Care Center in Henderson. She was born in Hopkins County on Aug. 14, 1953, to the late Douglas Weaver and Betty Jo Dockery Dulin. She had worked at Granger County Tennessee as a school bus driver.
John Hamby, 97, of St. Charles, went to be with the Lord at Tradewater Health & Rahab in Dawson Springs, on Oct. 18, 2020. He was born in Hopkins County on March 25, 1923, to the late Ura and Pearl (Johnson) Hamby.
LEWISBURG, W. Va. — Ida May McClain, 64, of Lewisburg, West Virginia, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, at the home of her sister, Lila Hinkle in Lewisburg. Born Aug. 22, 1956, in Henderson, she was a daughter of the late Oscar and Lida Sutton Rigdon. Ida was a homemaker and a member of …
William Earl Fork Sr., 92, of St. Charles, passed away Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020. He was born in Dawson Springs on Feb. 20, 1928, to the late Earl and Ora Fork. Mr. Fork was a member of Lake Grove General Baptist Church in St. Charles, where he was deacon for 71 years. He had worked as an acco…
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Emmon Ray Martin, 91, of South Bend, Indiana, passed away Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, at the Sanctuary at Holy Cross. He was born June 6, 1929, in Nebo to Talburn and Ova Lee (Maddox) Martin. He married Gertrude Gibbons on Oct. 24, 1952. She preceded him in death in 2015.
HENDERSON — Saundra Jo Maddox Bratcher, 76, of Henderson, passed away Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, at Redbanks Nursing Home. Born Jan. 28, 1944, to the late Curly and Annie Lucille (Littlepage) Putman of Nortonville, she was a member of Haven Pentecostal Church in Henderson and loved going to church.
Wanda Lee Smith, 92, of Nortonville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020. Born March 13, 1928, to the late Cecil and Lorene (Brewer) Dillingham, she was a member of Nortonville United Methodist Church for many years. Wanda was a dedicated and loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend.
Eric Wayne Nelson, our loving, one of a kind, godly husband, father, step-father, grandfather, and brother, passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, at Baptist Health Hospital in Madisonville.
Shirley Louise Long, 84, of Dawson Springs, passed away Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, at her home. Born May 16, 1936, to the late Goble and Zadie (Payne) Duke, she attended Charleston Baptist Church. She was a Worthy Matron and member of the Eastern Star since 1964 and a past grand officer. She work…
DIAMOND — Keith Wayne Burton, 54, of Diamond, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020, at his home. He was born in Joliet, Illinois, on May 17, 1966, to the late Dee L. and Judith A. Burton.
Deloris Jean Tyson Pool, 84, of Hanson, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, at her home. She was born on May 14, 1936, in Greenville to the late Ruthie and Celus Tyson. She attended Old Salem Methodist Church in Slaughters. Deloris enjoyed spending time with her family and especially her…
Mrs. Coletta Jo Wheeler, 81, of Madisonville, died April 9, 2020, after an extended battle with cancer and related surgery. She was born Oct. 11, 1938, to the late Hershel and Margaret Browning of Nortonville. She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Howard Hayden Wheeler Jr.
Sondra Johnson Williams, 48, of Earlington, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, at Baptist Health in Madisonville. She was born in Madisonville on Saturday, Jan. 8, 1972, to the late Jimmy Johnson and Ruth Ann Adams Farris.
Nancy Lois Ashby, 87, of Dawson Springs, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at Tradewater Health and Rehabilitation in Dawson Springs. Mrs. Ashby was born on June 6, 1933, in Slaughters to the late Delmar Qualls and Cassie Wilson Qualls. Mrs. Ashby was a 1950 graduate of Hanson High Sch…