Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory

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

Renetta Carpenter

November 27, 1924 - January 17, 2017

Renetta Carpenter, 92, of Masonville, came to the end of life's journey and went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born November 27, 1924 in Daviess County to the late Marvin and Martha Weatherford Sutherlin. Renetta was an active and lifetime member of Sugar Grove Baptist Church where she enjoyed the fellowship of a...
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Benny Paul Berry, Sr.

May 3, 1953 - January 16, 2017

Benny Paul Berry, Sr., 63, of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born May 3, 1953 in Detroit, MI to the late Hershel Berry and Estella May. He was of the Baptist faith and had worked as a mechanic. He loved drinking coffee with his friends at the Cadillac Restaurant, working on cars, and helping people. He loved spending time with...
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Ryan William Griffith

November 21, 1978 - January 16, 2017

Ryan William Griffith, 38, of Maceo, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born November 21, 1978 in Camden, N.J. He was a Union Glazer and a U. S. Army and Air Force veteran having served in Operation Freedom. He was trained as a combat medic and was an honor graduate from Quartermaster School. He loved being outside and spending time with his...
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Zack Simon

November 13, 1986 - January 16, 2017

Zack Simon, 30, of Owensboro died January 16, 2017 in Lexington, KY. He was a server at The Chop House, had worked at J's Liquors and had attended the University of Kentucky. Zack loved music and attending music festivals, dancing and camping while listening to Radio Head, The Grateful Dead and The Flaming Lips play live. He loved the outdoors and spent countless hours hiking and biking on...
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Arleigh Childress "A.C." Stanley

September 10, 1924 - January 16, 2017

Arleigh Childress "A.C." Stanley, 92, of Owensboro passed away Monday, January 16, 2017 in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Mr. Stanley was born in Pritchett, Upshur County, Texas and grew up in Tyler, Texas where he attended public schools. A veteran of World War II he served in the Seabees, the Marine Corps, and the Navy, retiring from the Naval Reserve in 1978 with the rank of...
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Perry Glenn Starks

October 31, 1957 - January 16, 2017

Perry Glenn Starks, 59, of Owensboro died Monday, January 16, 2017 at Owensboro Center. He was born in Owensboro to Charles Edward and Regina McCormick Starks. Perry was a Baptist and had worked for Jagoe Homes as a Footer Layout Specialist. He served his country in the United States Army for six years and then retired as a Sergeant First Class from the United States Army Reserve after 37...
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Arnold Roberts

November 6, 1930 - January 16, 2017

Arnold Roberts, 86, of Owensboro left this life for his eternal reward, January 16, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Daviess County to the late Otto and Sudie Barnett Roberts. He married his true love, Norma Jean Wiggins, January 16, 1954. Arnold served his country in the United States Army, and was ordained a Baptist Minister August 9, 1959. He served as pastor of...
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George Kenneth Moran

September 8, 1934 - January 15, 2017

George Moran, 82, was born September 8, 1934 in Franklinville, NY to the late Howard and Grace Schultz . He passed away to be with the lord on January 15, 2017 in Owensboro, Kentucky. George earned a bachelors degree and was retired from the United States Army. George was preceded in death by his wife Joyce Moran in 2010; Sister, Beverly Higby; and a brother, Carl Schultz. He loved to play...
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Jimmy "Jimbo" Roberts

September 5, 1955 - January 15, 2017

Jimmy "Jimbo" Dean Roberts, 61 of Owensboro passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Riverside Manor in Calhoun. Mr. Roberts was born September 5, 1955 in Daviess County to the late Harold Dean Roberts and Yvone Ashley England. Jimbo was the owner of Barney's Callas Grill from 1994 till 2006. He loved Jesus and was very passionate about his faith. Jimbo also loved to ride his bike and once...
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William J. Tucker

December 1, 1931 - January 15, 2017

It is with heavy hearts that the family of William Joseph (Bill) Tucker, 85, of Owensboro announces his passing on January 15, 2017, when he left this world to spend eternity with our Lord in heaven. A beloved husband, father and Poppy, Bill was born on December 1, 1931, a son of the late Walter and Lucille Tucker. Bill was a military veteran having served in the Air Force during the Korean War....
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Joyce Warren

July 21, 1928 - January 15, 2017

Joyce Warren, 88, of Owensboro, formerly of West Louisville, passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born July 21, 1928 in Daviess Co. to the late John Felix and Sarah Camilla Beavin Warren. She was a homemaker and had worked for the United States Postal Service as Postmaster at the West Louisville Post Office. She was a member of Blessed Mother...
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Raymond J. Schrecker

February 1, 1931 - January 15, 2017

Raymond J. Schrecker, 85, of Philpot passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017 at his home. Mr. Schrecker was born in Daviess County, KY, a son of the late Herman and Lottie Page Schrecker. He spent a lifetime in agriculture, retiring from Owensboro Grain in 1988 and raising tobacco and vegetables. Mr. Schrecker was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the 101st Airborne during the Korean...
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Joseph B. Aud, Sr.

October 7, 1940 - January 14, 2017

Joseph B. Aud Sr., 76, passed away at home on January 14, 2017. He was born October 7, 1940 to the late Harles and Mary Leona Aud. Joseph was a hard worker and spent 20 years at Advance Aluminum and worked off and on with Casey's Rides throughout his life. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, and loved spending time with his grandkids. Joseph is preceded in death by his brothers, Mike Aud, Earl Aud,...
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Oval C. Coots, Jr.

January 11, 1949 - January 14, 2017

Oval C. Coots Jr., 68, of Cromwell, passed away January 14, 2017, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born January 11, 1949 in Cromwell, KY to the late Oval Earl and Hallie Coots. O.C. was a member of Cromwell United Methodist Church. He spent his career as a truck driver with several companies and most recently was self-employed. O.C. loved cars, racing and playing cards. He also...
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Eartha E. Aubrey

December 25, 1930 - January 13, 2017

Eartha E. Aubrey, 86, of Owensboro, passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017. She was born December 25, 1930 in Daviess Co. to the late Robert and Bessie Davis Galloway. She had worked for years for numerous places including the Holiday Inn, Swedish Match, and General Electric. She loved traveling, bowling, working in her yard, spending time with her grandchildren, and being at home. She was...
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Mary Helen Stovall

March 4, 1935 - January 13, 2017

Mary Helen Stovall, 81, was born March 4, 1935 in St. Louis, MO. to the late Reynolds and Grace Hayden. She passed away to be with the lord on January 13, 2017 in Owensboro, Kentucky. Mary Helen graduated from Owensboro Catholic High School in 1952. After graduating she worked at General Electric all while being a housewife and homemaker, she later became co-owner of Lee's Famous Recipe in...
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Joseph Michael Yates

January 19, 1941 - January 12, 2017

Joseph Michael Yates, 75, of Owensboro, passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born January 19, 1941 in Jefferson Co. to the late Joseph Wallace and Mary Jane O'Bryan Yates. Mike retired after 37 ½ years at Whirlpool Corp. and was a Union Steward with the I.U.E.-C.W.A. Local #808. He was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Mike...
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Carl Wells

September 15, 1922 - January 11, 2017

Carl C. Wells, 94, of Owensboro, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at his home. He was born in Hartford, Kentucky, graduated from Hartford High School and attended Western Kentucky University. He went to work as a welder at Modern Welding in 1942 and left to join the Army Air Corps. During World War II he served as a radar technician, flying missions in Italy, India, and China where he...
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Jean Bell

April 10, 1929 - January 9, 2017

Jean Bell, of Owensboro died January 9, 2017, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in McLean County to the late Coy and Sally Warren Galloway and had been the owner of Jean's Beauty Shop since 1960. Jean was of the Holiness Faith Nondenominational, and loved cooking, sewing and quilting. She enjoyed watching western movies and helping the community with her charity work. Jean...
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Joy Mefford Malone

April 7, 1954 - January 9, 2017

Joy Mefford Malone, 62 of Owensboro passed into the arms of her Savior on Monday, January 9, 2017 at Vanderbilt University Hospital. Her love for Christ, musical gifts and faithfulness during her illness were a testimony to the grace of God in her life. Joy was born April 7, 1954 in Owensboro to the late Durwood and Martha Galloway Mefford. Joy glorified God as a follower of Jesus Christ, a...
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Jarold Bertis Nickens

March 25, 1944 - January 9, 2017

Jarold Bertis Nickens, 72, of Owensboro passed away Monday, January 9, 2017 at Hillcrest nursing home in Corbin, Ky. Mr. Nickens was born March 25th, 1944 in Warrick County, Indiana, to the late Bertis and Grace Miller Nickens. He was a graduate of Rockport, IN High School and was a former employee of the KY State Police for 24 years. He enlisted in the Armed services in Aug, 1962 where he...
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Helen Norris Neal

October 21, 1920 - January 8, 2017

Helen Norris Neal, 96, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, January 8, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Neal was born October 21, 1920 in Daviess County to the late John Granvill and Bertha Sweeney Norris. She was a graduate of Daviess County High School and a former employee of Ken Rad. One of her greatest joys was spending time with all her family and many friends. Mrs. Neal was...
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James Lony Thomson

April 18, 1939 - January 8, 2017

James Lony Thomson, 77, passed away January 8, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Daviess County on April 18, 1939 to the late J.D. and Mary Thomson. James was a hard worker and made the most of every moment and loved his farms. He and his wife owned Thomson Machinery Co., worked with the coal industry and was a cattle farmer. James was a member of First General...
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Helen Louise Smith "Lou" Scherm

April 5, 1922 - January 6, 2017

Helen Louise Smith "Lou' Scherm, 94, of Henderson, passed away on Friday, January 6, 2016 at Redbanks Nursing Home in Henderson. She was born April 5, 1922 in Daviess Co. to the late Ben and Mary Beatrice Culver Smith. Lou was the youngest of nine children. She was a member of Blessed Mother Catholic Church and had worked at General Electric. Lou enjoyed reading, cooking, crocheting, and...
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Hubert E. Husk

July 7, 1926 - January 4, 2017

Hubert E. Husk, 90, of Maceo, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at his home. He was born July 7, 1926 in Daviess Co. to the late Lawson and Eva Roberts Husk. Hubert had worked in farming and at Fields Packing Co. He was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed coonhunting and riding horses. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Gilbert and J. L. Husk, and a sister, Clara Mae Barnett....
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Margaret Buckman Nally

September 20, 1927 - January 4, 2017

Margaret Buckman Nally, 89, of Owensboro passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Nally was born September 20, 1927 in Uniontown, Kentucky to the late Leroy and Carman Waggener Buckman. Margaret was a fun-loving person and a jokester who loved music and singing. While never having children of her own, she was a "mother" to many, always ready to take care...
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James A. "Jim" McDaniel

March 16, 1941 - January 4, 2017

James Allen McDaniel, 75, of Owensboro, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Signature Health Care Hillcrest. He was born in Daviess County to the late Thomas E. and Grace M. Long McDaniel. Jim was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a retired boilermaker. He was preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Ebelhar and brothers, Jerry, Larry and George McDaniel. Jim is survived by sisters,...
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Virginia Nell Wallace

June 28, 1929 - January 2, 2017

Virginia Nell Wallace, 87, of Owensboro, died Monday, January 2, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Muhlenberg County to the late Clyde and Virgie Mae Latham Wood. Virginia was a homemaker who was gifted in both quilting and crocheting. She was a good Christian lady, devout in her faith with a love of gospel music. Family was everything to Virginia, and she found her...
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Joyce Myles Settle

January 28, 1935 - January 2, 2017

Joyce Myles Settle, 81, passed away January 2, 2017 at home. Joyce was born January 28, 1935 to the late Herman and Clara Myles. She loved her family and enjoyed hobbies such as reading, watching UK basketball and spent a lot of time watching and feeding birds. Joyce was a great cook and was also a past member of the Eastern Stars. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Settle;...
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Amelia Stovall McDonald

February 20, 1923 - January 2, 2017

Amelia Genon Stovall McDonald, 93, of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, January 2, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 20, 1923 in Muhlenburg Co., to the late Althe and Dovie Noffsinger Stovall. Amelia was a member of Yellow Creek Baptist Church where she served on various committees. She was retired from General Electric after 43 years. She was a member of the Maceo...
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Dana T. Tichenor

June 8, 1947 - January 1, 2017

Dana T. Tichenor, 69, of Owensboro, has gone to be with her savior. She was born in Owensboro to the late Byron F. and Naomi Maddox Tichenor. Dana was a retired Chapter 1/Title 1 Remedial Math and Reading Teacher. Most of her career was spent in Ohio County Schools where she taught at nearly every elementary school. In her early years Mrs. Tichenor also taught at Van Voorhis Elementary School...
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Patty Ruth Henry

February 29, 1940 - January 1, 2017

Patty Ruth Henry, 76, of Owensboro, passed peacefully in her sleep January 1, 2017 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born in Owensboro to the late Bill and Nannie Maglinger Henry. She was preceded in death by her siblings, John, Bill, Hewitt "Hooker" and Jimmy Henry, Flora McCaslin and Rachael Girten. She is survived by her siblings, Bonnie Walker of Fort Worth, TX,...
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John Dennis Youpatoff

August 21, 1946 - December 30, 2016

John Dennis Youpatoff, 70, of Owensboro passed away Friday, December 30,2016, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Passaic, New Jersey to the late John and Marion Youpatoff, Jr. He lived in Garfield, New Jersey where he was a member of the Greek Orthodox Church. At seventeen John began attending Western Kentucky University where he graduated magna cum laude with his Bachelor of...
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Ilene B. Pinkston

April 28, 1927 - December 29, 2016

Ilene Bartlett Pinkston, 89, of Heartland Villa in Lewisport, passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born April 28, 1927 in Ohio Co. to the late Rosel Bartlett and Pearl Bozarth Crowe. Ilene was the former co-owner of X-L Welding Co. and was a member of Good Shepherd Church. She loved being on the water, working wordfind books, her dogs, and...
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Margaret Varble

June 21, 1939 - December 27, 2016

Margaret Rose Chapman Varble, of Owensboro, passed away December 27, 2016 while in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born in Detroit, MI to the late Rufus and Margaret Snead Chapman. Margaret was a long-time member of Yellow Creek Baptist Church. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Rusty Varble; sisters, Faye Gardner, Wanda Phillips; and nephew, Curtis Terry. ...
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Sidney E. Dalton

December 19, 1939 - December 26, 2016

Sidney E. Dalton, 77, of Owensboro passed away Monday December 26, 2016 at his home. Sid was born in Ohio County, Kentucky and graduated from Fordsville High School in 1957. He then enrolled in Bowling Green Business University, graduating in accounting in 1961. Following graduation he enlisted in the United States Army, serving as a security agent in Japan. After a road trip across the...
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William Darrell Hines

January 2, 1943 - December 25, 2016

William D. "Darrell" Hines, 73, of Beaver Dam, passed away December 25, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born January 2, 1943 to the late James T. Hines Sr. and Margaret Hines. Darrell was a graduate from Daviess County High School, served in the U.S. Navy and retired from G.M. Darrell loved his family and was an avid fisherman that enjoyed camping and boating. He is...
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Amelia Frances Wright

October 6, 1946 - December 24, 2016

Amelia F. "Millie" Wright, 70, of Owensboro, passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2016 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born October 6, 1946 in Rock Island, IL to the late Victor and Rosalie Circello Posateri. Millie was a homemaker and member of St. Pius X Catholic Church. Surviving are her husband of 47 years, Roy Wright, daughter, Rosalie Wright at home, son...
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Mary Helen Lee

April 1, 1928 - December 22, 2016

Mary Helen Lee, 88, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, December 22, 2016 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born in Owensboro to the late Bertram and Mabel Cook Mattingly. Helen retired from South Central Bell telephone company after more than thirty years of service. She went on to spend ten years working at Daviess County Hospital before her second retirement. Helen was...
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Katie Mae Hodskins

January 29, 2009 - December 20, 2016

Katie Mae Hodskins, 7, of Philpot, died December 20, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Daviess County, was a member of St. William Catholic Church and a second grader at Country Heights Elementary School. Katie was a wonderfully fun kid, she loved smiling, had tons of energy, and was a social butterfly with an infectious giggle. She enjoyed playing teacher, doing...
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Bobby Junior Barnett

March 22, 1942 - December 18, 2016

Bobby Junior Barnett, 74, of Philpot, passed away on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital after a short illness. He was born March22, 1942 in Daviess Co. to the late Robert L. and Annie Johnson Barnett. Bobby retired as a Potline Supervisor for National Southwire and Century Aluminum after 35 years of service. He was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church and was a...
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Yvonne L. Sloan

January 26, 1948 - December 16, 2016

Yvonne L. Sloan, 68, of Owensboro, went home to be with our Lord, December 16, 2016. She was born January 26, 1948 in Owensboro, to the late A.L. and Lucille Northern. Yvonne was a faithful member of Providence United Methodist Church where she served as the church's President of the United Methodist Women. She was a Kentucky Colonel, a hairdresser for 23 years and then was an orthopedic nurse...
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Mitchell "Mitch" Brown

June 4, 1953 - December 14, 2016

Mitchell "Mitch" Andrew Brown, 63, of Maceo, passed away on Wednesday December 14, 2016, while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born to David "D.B." and Annie (Gipe) Brown, Mitch was employed at Data Mail in Evansville, In. and a member of First Christian Church, where he served as deacon. He enjoyed U.K. basketball and bass fishing. Mitch was preceded in death by, his father,...
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Edwin Lewis Kruger

February 13, 1940 - December 14, 2016

E. Lewis Kruger,76, of Owensboro died Wednesday, December 14th 2016. He was born in Hawesville to the late Albert and Beulah Kruger. He was a member of GracePointe Baptist Church. Lewis was also a member of the United States Navy and was a life long truck driver who spent many years traveling the highways and getting to know everyone he crossed paths with. He loved fishing , gardening, being...
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Michael Scott Wathen

October 3, 1960 - December 13, 2016

Michael Scott Wathen, 56, of Owensboro, passed away on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 in Owensboro. He was born October 3, 1960 in California. Mike had been a carpet installer for many years and enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading, watching television, and also had raced stock cars. He was preceded in death by his mother, Gloria Nell Wathen in 2003 and a brother, Edward Earl Wathen in 2005. ...
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Tommy D. "Bibby" Thompson

July 18, 1945 - December 10, 2016

Tommy D. "Bibby" Thompson, 71, of Owensboro passed away Saturday, December 10, 2016 in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Mr. Thompson was born in Owensboro and retired from Whirlpool where he had last worked in the lab. An outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and motorcycles. Described as "the best man in the world" he was friend to everyone and a constant jokester. He was...
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William "Bill" G. Aull

January 19, 1928 - December 9, 2016

WILLIAM GUY AULL, 88, of Philpot, left this earth to obtain his heavenly reward December 9th, 2016. He was born January 19, 1928 in Knottsville to the late Michael X. (Harry) and Mary Pauline Aull. Bill was a WW II U.S. Navy veteran. Have you ever read an obituary and thought "I wish I had known this person"? He sounded like a very interesting man! Well, that was Bill, once you met him,...
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Teresa "Choo" Ling

February 7, 1953 - December 9, 2016

Teresa "Choo" Ling, 63, of Owensboro went to heaven on Friday, December 9, 2016 to join her family and friends. She was born February 7, 1953 in Daviess County to the late Randall Ray Ling and Kathryn Craig Ling. Teresa loved crocheting, Hallmark movies, crafts, and especially spending time with her daughter. She had a happy disposition but was also a prankster. She enjoyed rising early in the...
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Jane Sarabeth Johnson Blue

January 15, 1937 - December 9, 2016

Jane Sarabeth Johnson Blue, 79, of Owensboro died Friday, December 9, 2016 in Owensboro. She was born January 15, 1937, in Ohio County to the late William Thomas "Tommy" Johnson and Mary Evelyn Porter Johnson. Jane owned and operated several retail stores through the years and was a member of Yellow Creek Baptist Church. She was a proud survivor of breast cancer and previously involved with...
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Shelton A Embry

June 25, 1939 - December 9, 2016

Shelton A Embry, 77, of Owensboro passed away Friday, December 9, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born in Butler County, KY, he had retired as a heavy equipment operator for Owensboro Municipal Utilities after 32 years. Mr. Embry was of the Baptist faith. He loved his wife and valued the time he spent with his family, especially playing with the grandkids, fishing at the lake, and...
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Dorothy Marie Hagan Aud

May 25, 1927 - December 8, 2016

Dorothy Marie Hagan "Dot" Aud, 89, of Owensboro passed away Thursday, December 8, 2016 at Carmel Home. She was born May 25, 1927, in Whitesville, KY to Robert and Virginia Russelburghe Hagan. The family moved to Owensboro in 1943. She was employed for 46 years at Ken-Rad, General Electric (Local #783) and MPD, where she served as a group leader. She later worked for various demo companies,...
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Michael Lee Smith

August 16, 1943 - December 8, 2016

Michael Lee Smith, 73, of Pleasant Ridge passed away Thursday, December 8 at his home with his family present. Mr. Smith was born August 16, 1943 in Daviess County to the late Jean B. Smith and Mary Rose Collignon Smith. He graduated from Owensboro Catholic High School in 1961 and soon joined the Army Reserves and then enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1983 from which he retired as a Supply Specialist...
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Joyce Ann Webster

October 26, 1935 - December 7, 2016

Joyce Ann Webster, 81, passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Owensboro to the late Gilbert and Edwina Clement Coy. Joyce met Doug Webster while working for The Wax Works and they were married in 1955; she left The Wax Works in 1957 to begin raising their family. In 1964, she and Doug formed Webster's Inc.,...
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Ottrell "Otto" Herman Reisz

July 4, 1927 - December 7, 2016

Ottrell "Otto" Reisz, 89, of Owensboro passed away Wednesday December 7, 2016 at 11:31 pm in the care of hospice with family by his side. He was born July 4, 1927 in Owensboro to the late Herman and Edna (Henning) Reisz. He was a United States Navy Veteran on the USS Providence during World War II. Otto was a lifelong auto body man and was self-employed for many years, and...
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Gerald Adams "Jerry" Price II

September 9, 1923 - December 7, 2016

Gerald Adams "Jerry" Price II, 93, was called home by God, Wednesday, December 07, 2016 at Hermitage Care and Rehabilitation Center surrounded by family. He was born September 9, 1923 to the late Gerald Adams Price and Kathleen Adams Price in Parkersburg, West Virginia. He later lived in Ravenswood, West Virginia where he graduated from high school in 1941. He played four years of football and...
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Scott A. Mayes

September 7, 1968 - December 6, 2016

Scott A. Mayes, 48, of Maceo, passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville. He was born September 7, 1968 in Owensboro. Scott retired from Kentucky Department of Transportation after 28 years of service on the bridge crew. He enjoyed U.K. Basketball, hunting, and boating on the Green River. Scott was a generous and hospitable man. He had a big heart and will be...
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Lendol "Fergie" W. Ferguson

January 16, 1947 - December 6, 2016

Lendol "Fergie" W. Ferguson, 69, of Owensboro passed away December 6, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born January 16, 1947 in Beaver Dam, KY to the late Hardin "Rock" Ferguson and Wilma Likens. He was a baker at Colonial Bakery and retired after 35 years of service. Fergie enjoyed gardening, spending time with his family and friends and telling stories. He is...
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Tony Roberts

July 11, 1951 - December 5, 2016

Tony Roberts, 65, of Philpot, passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016, at his home. He was born July 11, 1951 in Daviess Co. to the late Joseph Carl and Mary Josephine Terry Roberts. Tony was retired having been involved with farming for many years with Roberts Dairy Farm. He was of the Catholic faith and was a 1970 graduate of Trinity High School in Whitesville. He loved the outdoors,...
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Lynn C. Horn

June 26, 1954 - December 5, 2016

Lynn C. Horn, 62, of Rockport, Indiana passed away suddenly on Monday, December 5 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Lynn was born June 26, 1954 in Daviess County to the late Harry Basil Carrico and Dorothy Jean Kincaid Carrico. She was a graduate of Owensboro Catholic High School and then attended the Owensboro Business College. She was employed for 35 years as a legal secretary and also...
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Kathleen Sue Sanders

June 8, 1954 - December 5, 2016

Kathleen Sue Sanders, 62, of Owensboro passed away Monday, December 5 at her home. Kathy was born June 8, 1954 in Evansville to the late Robert Cartwright and Doris Lewis Cartwright. She was a graduate of Hancock Co. High School. Kathy enjoyed collecting antiques, loved the country life and animals, especially horses and her dog, Sheba Renee. Survivors include her son, Michael Clifton...
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Martha Heady Clark

April 2, 1924 - December 4, 2016

Martha Louise Heady Clark, 92, of Owensboro, died at 9:40 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, at the Carmel Home. Martha was born on April 2, 1924, in the Daviess County community of West Louisville to Dominic and Ethelreda Riney Heady. She was the fifth of six children and grew up in Daviess County and in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, where she graduated from high school before returning to Owensboro. ...
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Wanda Joyce Clark

July 4, 1935 - December 3, 2016

Wanda Joyce Clark, 81, of Owensboro, died Saturday, December 03, 2016, at her residence. She was born in Drakesboro to the late Lee and Eva Robinson Mercer. Wanda was a homemaker and a member of Yellow Creek Baptist Church. She was also preceded in death by her brother, David Mercer. Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Quintus Paul Clark; son, Lee Clark; daughter, Joanna Howard; and...
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Charles S. Parish

September 4, 1927 - December 1, 2016

Charles S. "Charlie" Parish, 89, of Owensboro, passed away peacefully Thursday, December 1, 2016 at his home. He was born September 4, 1927 in Hanson to the late Monte and Ann Wilson Parish. Charlie was the Co-Owner of the former Dunville-Parish Chrysler-Plymouth Dealership in Owensboro until 1978. He later worked at B. F. Evans in Livermore for about 17 years. He was a member of Century...
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Dennis L. Weaver

May 24, 1948 - December 1, 2016

Dennis L. Weaver, 68, passed away December 1, 2016 while in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born May 24, 1948 to the late Leonard and Evelyn Weaver. Dennis spent his working career in electronics. He was a creative man and an artist who made beautiful wood burnings and paintings. Dennis was a fly fisherman who created all his own fly's, enjoyed playing cribbage and had a great...
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Janice E. "Jan" Baldwin

February 14, 1946 - December 1, 2016

Janice E. "Jan" Baldwin, 70, of Owensboro, formerly of Madera, California, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016 at her home. She was born in Madera to the late Harold and Lois Murray. Jan retired from J.C. Penney after 33 years of service and was a member of Saints Joseph and Paul Catholic Church. Jan is survived by her husband of thirty-nine years, Hubert Baldwin of Owensboro; a sister,...
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Lawrence "Larry" Johnstone, Jr.

June 18, 1942 - November 30, 2016

Lawrence "Larry" Johnstone, Jr., 74, of Owensboro died Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Owensboro Health Memorial Hospital. Larry was born June 18, 1942 in Pontiac, Michigan to the late Lawrence H. Johnstone, Sr., and Gwendolyn Gardner Snow. He was a Vietnam Veteran of the United States Air Force and warehouseman for SuperValu in Greenville where he retired after 30 years. He was a life...
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Brian J. Storm

February 6, 1995 - November 30, 2016

Brian J. Storm, 21, of Maceo, passed away from an automobile accident November 30, 2016. He was born in Owensboro, February 6, 1995, to Bob and Mary Lou Storm. Brian was a graduate of Owensboro Catholic High in 2014 and from Owensboro Community and Technical College in 2016. He loved making videos and often posted them on his YouTube channel "ScatteredStorm". Brian also enjoyed acting in...
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Dennis Earl "Pap" Boone

June 1, 1951 - November 29, 2016

Dennis Earl "Pap" Boone, 65, of Utica, passed away on Tuesday, November 29, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born June 1, 1951 in Daviess Co. to the late Harold and Helen Dragoo Boone. Dennis had been an oil field worker and was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed U.K. football and basketball and Alabama football. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching Westerns, spending time...
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Sandra Bruner Hardison

November 28, 2016

Sandra Bruner Hardison, 79, of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born July 22, 1937 in Daviess Co. to the late William F. and Dixie Norris Bruner. Sandra was retired after 20 years as a cashier with K-Mart and had been attending First Assembly of God. She loved her family very much, and was a very good wife, mother, grandmother,...
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Jerry L. Day

July 2, 1960 - November 27, 2016

Jerry L. Day, 56, of Owensboro, passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016 at his home. He was born in Owensboro and graduated from Daviess County High School. Jerry was a hard-working man who worked as a boilermaker for more than thirty years. His co-workers knew him as "Hillbilly". Jerry had attended Hardinsburg Baptist and Apollo Heights Baptist churches and enjoyed U.K. sports. He was...
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Helen M. Christ

September 10, 1919 - November 26, 2016

Helen M. Christ, 97, of Owensboro went to be with her Lord and Savior on November 26, 2016. Helen was the third child of Walter and Myrtle Cross. She was born near Scranton, PA and was one of eleven children. She met her husband, Bob "Christy" Christ at a meeting of the Fishers Club, an evangelistic organization for teens and young adults. They married in 1940 in Scranton, PA and moved...
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Kathy L. Wilkey

February 24, 1956 - November 26, 2016

Kathy L. Wilkey, 60, of Owensboro, passed away November 26, 2016. She was born in Owensboro February 24, 1956. Kathy was a part of the 1st graduating class of Apollo High School. She was a member of Owensboro Christian Church and a retiree of College View Middle School after 17 years of service as a baker and cashier. She loved her CVMS family. Kathy enjoyed the beach and digging for sea...
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John Duff Griffith

November 20, 1930 - November 26, 2016

The Reverend John Duff Griffith The Reverend John D. Griffith, 86, of Owensboro, died Saturday, November 26, 2016 surrounded by his family. John was born November 20, 1930 in Erie, PA to the late Rev. Ole C. Griffith, Sr. and Ethel Duff Griffith. He was raised in a suburb of Pittsburgh, PA, was a Kentucky Colonel, and worshiped at First Presbyterian Church. John served as an Intelligence...
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Robert "Tom" Kitchens

July 6, 1945 - November 26, 2016

Robert "Tom" Kitchens, 71, of Owensboro passed away Saturday, November 26 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mr. Kitchens was born July 6, 1945 in Daviess County to the late Robert and Vera (Haven) Kitchens. Tom served as a Marine in Viet Nam and a Drill Sargent. After being honorable discharged, he worked several jobs before getting hired as an underground coal miner. Tom loved to mow grass,...
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John-Kyle Christian Bailey

January 2, 1992 - November 25, 2016

John-Kyle Christian Bailey, 24, of Utica, KY passed away Friday, November 25 while visiting in South Carolina. He was born in Greenville, SC. Kyle played football for Daviess County High School and later became a Millwright with the Local 1076. He was an avid fisherman and a diehard loyal San Francisco 49er's fan since a very young age. Kyle's true love was for his son whom he adored more...
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Bobby Tyler Norris

June 16, 1938 - November 24, 2016

Bobby Tyler Norris, 78, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, November 24, 2016 at his home. He was born in Stanley, KY to the late Joseph Marshall and Eddie Pennington Norris. Bobby retired from the Owensboro Police Department, the U.S. Marshal's Office and Zielinski Coal Co. His first love was his time with OPD and interaction with the community he served. As a part of his service he was...
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Kenneth Eugene Brewer

February 16, 1928 - November 24, 2016

Kenneth Eugene Brewer, 88, died Thursday, November 24, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Crossville, Illinois to the late Charles and Annie Brewer. Mr. Brewer was a World War II U.S. Army Veteran. He retired from Exxon U.S.A, New Orleans, Louisiana after a long and fulfilling career as a Gas Measurement Engineer. Kenneth was a member of St. John United Methodist...
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Imogene "Jeannie" Loyd

July 6, 1936 - November 21, 2016

Imogene "Jeannie" Loyd, 80, of Owensboro passed away Monday, November 21, 2016 at Signature Healthcare at Hillcrest. Mrs. Loyd was born July 6, 1936 in Daviess County to the late Edgar Mason Sr. and Nellie Rayman Mason. She graduated from OHS in 1955 and married James Loyd in 1953. Jeannie was a very friendly and outgoing person who spent many years bowling in leagues. She was a loving mother and...
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Mary Ann L. Burke

October 25, 1926 - November 20, 2016

Mary Ann L. Burke, 90, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, November 20, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Burke was born October 25, 1926 in Livermore to the late E. G. and Kate Scherm Lindemann. Graduating as a registered nurse from St. John's hospital in St. Louis, she helped open the first cardiac care unit at Daviess County Hospital and later provided private care. Mrs. Burke was...
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Lawrence W. Hager, Jr.

March 30, 1923 - November 19, 2016

Lawrence W. Hager, Jr, 93, of Owensboro, passed away Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born in Owensboro, a son of the late Lawrence W. Hager and Martha Augusta Brown Hager, he was a graduate of the Kentucky Military Institute, attended Centre College and graduated from the University of Missouri. He was a United States Army veteran of World War II, being...
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Duncan "Bly" Brown

June 29, 1993 - November 18, 2016

Duncan "Bly" Brown, 23, of Owensboro, passed away November 18, 2016 at his home. He was born June 29, 1993 in Owensboro, Kentucky to Nevada Brown and Kathy Sampley. Bly took great pride in his work and helping take care of his parents every day. He was an outgoing young man who was always happy, full of life and was very good at handing out nicknames to several of his close friends. Bly also...
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James A. "Tony" Blandford

August 30, 1958 - November 18, 2016

James A. "Tony" Blandford, 58, of Owensboro, passed away very suddenly Friday, November 18, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born August 30, 1958 in Daviess Co. to the late William D. and Joyce Mattingly Blandford. Tony was a professional engineer and licensed surveyor, had formerly worked for Texas Gas for 28 years, and was currently with Southern Star Central Pipeline for the...
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Paul Norris

October 18, 1928 - November 17, 2016

Paul Norris, 88, of Owensboro, passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born October 18, 1928 in Depoy, KY to the late Urey and Beulah Embry Norris. Paul was retired from Green River Steel after 33 years of service. He was a former member of Crabtree Ave. Baptist Church and currently a member of Bellevue Baptist Church. While at Crabtree Ave....
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Juanita Anderson

April 4, 1923 - November 16, 2016

Juanita Anderson of Owensboro, passed away November 16, 2016 at Hillcrest Nursing Home. She was born April 4, 1923 in West Liberty to the late Tony Sr. and Alma Carter. Juanita was of the Methodist faith and was a homemaker. She enjoyed yard sales, going out to eat and was a generous person. Juanita loved her family and cherished her time spent at Christmas with them while everyone was...
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William M. "Bill" Coons

November 11, 1928 - November 16, 2016

William M. "Bill" Coons, 88 of Owensboro, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 16, 2016, surrounded by his family while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born November 11, 1928 in Yelvington, Kentucky, to the late John W. and Annie Stinnett Coons. Bill was a Master Sgt in the U.S. Air Force for 22 years and having served during the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He...
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Dorothy R. McMahan Nuckols

March 31, 1923 - November 15, 2016

Dorothy Rhea McMahan Nuckols, 93, of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, November 15 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Ohio County to the late George and Esther Jolly McMahan. Dorothy retired from General Electric after thirty-six years of service. She was a forty-seven year member of Yellow Creek Baptist Church and a longtime member of Golden Years Quilting Club. Dorothy was...
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Robert M. Hale

October 29, 1927 - November 14, 2016

Robert M. Hale, 89, passed away November 14, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born October 29, 1927 in Daviess County to the late R.E. and Abigail Wallace Hale. Bob, also referred to as Maurice during his high school years, was a graduate of Daviess County High School where he played basketball. Bob went on to be a History Major at WKU where he also excelled in basketball. ...
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Remona Gail Masterson

January 29, 1961 - November 14, 2016

Remona Gail Masterson, 55, of Owensboro, went to be with the Lord Monday, November 14, 2016. She was born January 29, 1961 in Fordsville, Kentucky. Remona retired from Owensboro Daviess County Hospital where she had worked as a CNA. She had previously been employed by Hillcrest Nursing and Rehabilitation. Remona was a member of Buck Creek Baptist Church. She loved fishing, playing cards and...
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Carolyn Sue Sams

July 13, 1946 - November 14, 2016

Carolyn Sue Sams, 70, of Owensboro died November 14, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Breckenridge County to the late William Everett and Anna Lou Aubrey Lindsey, and was a member of Central Baptist Church in Hawesville. Carolyn loves to crochet, sew and cook. She never met a stranger and she loved to talk to people. When not spending time with her grandkids and great-grandkids, who...
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Brenda Webster

September 20, 1955 - November 10, 2016

Brenda Webster, 61, of Owensboro passed away Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Owensboro Place. Brenda was born September 20, 1955 in Owensboro to the late Herbert Webster and Betty Stevens. Those left to remember her include her daughters, Franchaska Webster and Monica Webster (Michael Powell); sister, Susie Stevens and nephew, Geordyn Stevens all of Owensboro; brother, Steve Davis of Idaho;...
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Mary Rose Frakes

September 23, 1935 - November 6, 2016

Mary Rose Frakes, 81, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, November 6, 2016 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Mrs. Frakes was born September 23, 1935 in Daviess County to the late Elmer "Joe" and Edith Canary Hester. She worked for American Brands at the Cigar Factory until retirement in 1977. Mary Rose enjoyed playing cards and Bingo. Mrs. Frakes was preceded in death by her...
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Willis Martin Midkiff

December 26, 1925 - November 2, 2016

Willis Martin Midkiff, 90, of Owensboro, Kentucky, passed away November 2, 2016, at his home. He was born December 26, 1925 in Ohio County, Kentucky, to the late Otis (Hub) and Mary Elizabeth Martin Midkiff. Willis served in the army as a paratrooper during World War II. Willis was a member of Breckinridge United Methodist Church. He was more than a 50 year member of Jo Ellis Lodge #473 and Ensor...
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Frances Elizabeth "Betty" O'Bryan

December 24, 1917 - November 2, 2016

Frances Elizabeth "Betty" O' Bryan, 98, of the Carmel Home, went to rest in peace on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at the Carmel Home. She was born December 24, 1917 in Knottsville to the late Charles William and Agnes Victoria Payne Aud. Betty had worked at Glenmore Distillery where she met her husband and then spent her time raising her family on a small farm, She loved to cook, can, ...
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Paul Eugene Clark

July 15, 1929 - November 1, 2016

Paul Eugene Clark, 87, of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, November 1, 2016. He was at home with loved ones and family when he passed. Paul was born in Marshalltown, Iowa to the late Thomas Gilmore Clark and Mary Martine Merimee Clark. He married Martha Annette Berry on September 21, 1948 at St. Stephen Cathedral. From 1964 through 1986 Paul and Martha resided in Kwajalein, Marshall Islands...
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Elsie Foster Mattingly Kennedy

March 17, 1923 - October 31, 2016

Elsie Foster Mattingly Kennedy, 93, of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, October 31, 2016 at Hermitage Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born March 17, 1923 in Hancock Co. to the late Martin and Clara Ann Shadwick Foster. Elsie was a homemaker and had worked at General Electric during World War II. She was of the Baptist faith and had been a member of Dawson Baptist Church. Elsie had...
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Bernard Leslie Bumm, Sr.

May 23, 1937 - October 30, 2016

Bernard Leslie Bumm, Sr., 79, of Owensboro, died Sunday, October 30, 2016, at his residence. He was born in Rome, KY to the late Robert and Elizabeth Wink Bumm and was a brick mason. Mr. Bumm was a member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Chapel, was a Kentucky Colonel, had been a realtor and the city building inspector. He was active in politics, loved campaigning and had received the...
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Mary Ann Burns

January 31, 1943 - October 29, 2016

Mary Ann Lacefield Burns, 73, of Owensboro passed away Saturday, October 29, 2016 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mrs. Burns was born January 31, 1943 in Owensboro to the late Samuel Lacefield and Sue Ella Gregson. Mary Ann's greatest love was her family. She adored her children, grandchildren and great grandson; thoroughly enjoyed cooking for them all (she was a great cook!) and getting...
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Charles "Charlie" Evans

December 19, 1956 - October 28, 2016

Charles 'Charlie' Evans, 59, passed away of Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) Friday, October 28, 2016 at Red Banks Nursing Home. Charlie was a graduate of Henderson County High School (1975) and from Indiana State University – Evansville (now USI) (1980) receiving a bachelor degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Physical Education. He had attended Cumberland College his freshmen year and...
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Libby Ann Oller

February 13, 1991 - October 28, 2016

Libby Ann Oller, 25, of Utica passed away October 28, 2016 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born on February 13, 1991 in Owensboro to W.O. and Jan Bartlett Oller, Libby was a Christian cowgirl who loved animals. After graduating from Daviess County High School, she turned her love for animals into a career as a Veterinary Tech at Towne Square Animal Clinic. Libby was an avid...
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Mary Raymond Dieckman

January 29, 1932 - October 27, 2016

Sister Mary Raymond Dieckman, OSU Maple Mount — Sister Mary Raymond Dieckman, 84, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Oct. 27, 2016, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 66th year of religious life. She was a native of Kansas City, Kan. Sister Raymond was an Ursuline Sister of Paola, Kan., prior to the merger of that community with Mount Saint Joseph in 2008. She was nicknamed "Mighty...
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