Obituaries

Bradley Miller

July 6, 2020

Bradley Miller, 63, passed away July 6, 2020. Visitation will be Saturday, July 11, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home, 951 S. Preston Street, with funeral service to follow at 12 noon. Interment will be private. He wa

Audrey Renee Gant

July 6, 2020

Audrey Renee Gant, 48, passed away July 6, 2020. She is survived by her father James Whitaker, children Quaneisha and Raven Gant and Dashuan Wallace-Gant; siblings James Stoner, Felicia and Tyra Gant; and two grandchildren. Services will be announced

Chauncey Russell Wilson, Jr.

July 3, 2020

Chauncey Russell Wilson, Jr., 61, passed away July 3, 2020. He is survived by his three children, Chauncey, Jewell and Dontei Moore; three sisters, D'Andria Cole, Sherray Medious and Erika Wilson and three children. Visitation will be 10 a.m. - 12 no

Ella Mae Neal Smith

June 30, 2020

Ella Mae Neal Smith, 79, passed away June 30, 2020, at Treyton Oaks Towers.  She was a self-employed caregiver. Ms. Smith is survived by two daughters, Shona Neal Smith (DeKoven) and Tamara Gullion (Stephon); and four grandchildren, Juan Neal,Curtis

William Edward Williams, Jr.

June 28, 2020

William Edward Williams, 70, passed away June 28, 2020. He was a cook at the Jewish Community Center. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, at Greater Israel Baptist Church, 1509 W. Magazine Street. Funeral services will be private. Interment

Vicki Renee' Betts

June 26, 2020

Vicki Renee’ Betts, 57, passed away June 26, 2020. Visitation will be Thursday, July 2, 6-8pm at Eastern Star Baptist Church 2400 Howard Street, Private funeral services also will be at the church. Interment will be in Cave Hill Cementery. She is s

Michelle Yvette King Sharp

June 25, 2020

Michelle Yvette King Sharp, 57, passed away on June 25, 2020. Visitation will be 12 noon on Tuesday, July 7, at Greater Israel Baptist Church, 1509 W. Magazine Street. Memorial services will be at the church at 1 p.m. Interment will be private. She w

Winstron Graham

June 24, 2020

Winston Graham, 84, passed away on June 24, 2020. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 1st, at Greater Israel Baptist Church, 1509 W. Magazine Street, with funeral to follow at 1 p.m. Interment will be in Green Meadows Cemetery. Winst

Mark Anthony Morgan-Fields

June 23, 2020

Mark Anthony Morgan-Fields, 56, passed away June 23, 2020. Visitation will begin 10 a.m. to  Thursday, July 2, at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home, 951 S. Preston Street. Funeral service will follow at 12 noon. Interment will be private. He w

Michael L. Cooper

June 20, 2020

Michael Louis Cooper, 69, of Louisville passed away on June 20, 2020. Services will be Friday, June 26, 2020 with visitation beginning at 12 noon and funeral to follow at 2 p.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street. Michael was bor

James W. Hayes

June 15, 2020

James W. Hayes, 64, passed away on June 15, 2020. Services will be Sunday, June 21, 2020 with visitation beginning at 2 p.m. and funeral service to follow at 4 p.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street.

Jessie A. Thompson

June 13, 2020

Jessie A. Thompson, 60, passed away on June 13, 2020. Services will be Saturday, June 20, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Greater New Bethany Missionary Baptist Church, 1136 Louis Coleman Jr. Drive

Carl W. Ashby

June 10, 2020

Carl W. Ashby, 39, passed away on June 10, 2020. Services will be Friday, June 19, 2020 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m .and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Greater Israel Baptist Church, 1509 Magazine Street. Interment will be in Louisvi

Reginald A. Sanders, Sr.

June 6, 2020

Reginald Auturo Sanders, Sr., 51, passed away on June 6, 2020. He is survived by his children Dion, Robinson, Ashley Summers, Renita Sanders, Reginald Sanders, Jr., Reginae Sanders, Raven Sanders, Ravion Sanders, and Zariah Sanders; siblings, Sherita

David "Ya Ya" McAtee

June 1, 2020

David “Ya Ya” McAtee, 53, passed away on June 1, 2020. He was the owner of Ya Ya’s Barbeque. He is survived by his mother Odessa McAtee Riley; his sisters, Emma Jean Douglas (Edward), Delores McAtee, Patricia O’Bannon, and Addie McAtee; his b

Althea A.M. Woods

May 29, 2020

Althea Aurealia Mildred Woods Louisville - 75, passed away on May 29, 2020. She is survived by her daughter Sheronda A. Woods; and sister, Minnie B. Eaves. Services will be Friday, June 5, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral servic

Chartone "Channy" Thompson

May 29, 2020

Chartone "Channy" Thompson, Services will be Saturday, June 6, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. (adhering to building capacity guidelines) at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street. His b

Larry E. Winston

May 28, 2020

Larry E. Winston Louisville - 66, passed away on May 28, 2020. He is survive by his children Lawrence Winston, Troy Slemmons, and Steve Winston (Brooklyn); siblings, Donna Black and Freddie Winston; 11 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Ser

Minnie Louise Gibson

May 17, 2020

Minnie Louise Gibson, 84, was born in Grenada, Mississippi, to Corrina Knox and Reverend Booker T. Dumas. She was born on October 21, 1935. But by the time the midwife got to town it was December 8, 1935 and that was registered as her birthday. She w

Rashaun L. Jones, Sr.

May 12, 2020

Rashaun L. Jones, Sr. Louisville - 43, passed away on May 12, 2020. He is survived by his wife Shalita Jones, children, Rashaun, Jr., Rahkyilah, Roeneil, Raemel, Rahniah, Raiden, and Radamartez Jones; parents, Derek Board and Alicia Jones; siblings,

Genetta Simmons

May 1, 2020

Genetta Simmons Louisville - 84, passed away on May 1, 2020. She was a member of Greater Friendship Baptist Church and retiree from General Electric. She is survived by her husband James E. Simmons; children, Sonya R. Peacock and James E. Simmons, J

Willie J. Turner

May 1, 2020

Willie J. Turner, 69, passed away on May 5, 2020. He was a retiree of Essroc Cement Co. after 42 years and member of King Solomon Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife Vivian Turner; children, Yvonne Whitfield, Tara Boyce, Monica Edmonds, and Ri

Olive Lewis Mackey

April 24, 2020

Olive (Lewis) Mackey Louisville - 92, passed away on Friday, April 24, 2020. She was a graduate of Hampton University and retired School Teacher with JCPS. She was member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc, The Moles, and Christ The King Catholic Ch

Leonard Erwin Fortney

April 23, 2020

Leonard Erwin Fortney Louisville - 40, passed away on April 23, 2020. He is survived by his sisters, Lenisha and Lynnetta Fortney; and uncle, Rev. David Fortney (Lynora). Funeral and interment services will be private. Arrangements: Rodgers-Awkard &

Betty Jean Breckenridge

April 17, 2020

Betty Jean Breckenridge Louisville - 74, passed away on April 17, 2020. She is survived by her children Carl Breckenridge (Michelle), Andrea Breckenridge, and Sherrell Anderson; special niece, Karen Acuff; 14 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildre

Ronnie Lee O'Bannon

April 4, 2020

Ronnie Lee “Chippy” O’Bannon, passed away on April 4, 2020. Funeral services will be private for immediate family only. Ronnie is survived by his companion, Robin Davis; children; Judith Kinnard, Awqwaette Davis, Ronnie O’Bannon, Rodney Gr

Michael Anthony Tyus

March 27, 2020

Michael Anthony Tyus, 51, passed away on March 27, 2020. He is survived by his wife Latonya Tyus; daughter, Tamia Holden; three step-children, Toneisha and Dolsheka Neal, and Antonio Bowen; sisters, Carolyn Ford (Bruce), Wanda West (Aaron), Verna Hun

Jaylynn Aria Elliott

March 20, 2020

Jaylynn Aria Elliott, 24, passed away on March 20, 2020. She is survived by her daughter, Jaria; parents, Carol Hughes and Jeffery Elliott; brother, Jeffery, Jr.; and grandfather, Oscar Elliott. Private services will be held on Monday, March 20, 2020

Jerome Taylor

March 18, 2020

Jerome Taylor, passed away on March 18, 2020. Private services will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2020. Jerome was preceded in death by parents James Douglas Tharpe Sr. and Gertrude Taylor; sister, Dorothy Taylor; grandmother, Susie Davis; devote

James L. Emonds, Sr.

March 18, 2020

James L. Edmonds, Sr., 64, passed away on March 18, 2020. He was a Deacon at Burnett Avenue Baptist Church and Manager at Louisville Bedding. Services will be held on Monday, March 30, 2020 at Burnett Avenue Baptist Church, 6800 S. Hurstbourne Pkwy.

Helen Louise Jones

March 17, 2020

Helen Louise Jones, 83, passed away on March 17, 2020. She is survived by her children Lynnetta Booker, Pamela Flemming, Barbara Jones, Michael Jones, and Bonita Jones; two sisters, Margaret Sims and Juanita Franklin; and host of grandchildren and gr

Rickey A. Malone

March 13, 2020

Rickey D. Malone, 64, passed away on March 13, 2020. He is survived by his daughter LaRissa Malone; mother, Salika Montgomery; sisters, Carolyn Burnett, Mary Mason, Beatrice Carodine, and Pam Mitchell; brothers, Jerry and Keith Malone; and two grands

James A. Chandler

March 12, 2020

James A. Chandler, 89, passed away on March 12, 2020. Services will be Saturday, March 21, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Pleasant View Baptist Church, 2600 Virginia Avenue.  Interment will be in

SP "Sammy" Booker

March 9, 2020

SP Booker, "Sammy", 81, passed away on March 3, 2020. Services will be Monday, March 9, 2020 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Elim Baptist Church, 3114 Greenwood Avenue. Interment: Green Meadows Cemeter

Charles Silver

March 8, 2020

Charles Silver, 68, passed away on March 8, 2020. Services will be 6 p.m. Friday, March 13, 2020 at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home, 951 S. Preston Street.

Latonia Roberson

March 7, 2020

Latonia Renea Roberson passed away on March 6, 2020. Services will be Friday, March 13, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman Jr. Drive. Tonya Renea Roberso

Shauna Alexander

March 4, 2020

Shauna Alexander passed away on March 4, 2020. Services will be Friday, March 13, 2020 with visitation beginning at 12 noon and funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. at Bates Memorial Baptist Church, 620 Lampton Street.

Donna Ann Leffew

March 4, 2020

Donna Ann Leffew, 48, passed away on March 4, 2020. Services will be Saturday, March 14, 2020 with visitation beginning at 1 p.m. and funeral service to follow at 3 p.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street. Donna is survived by se

Joyce Anne Alvis

February 27, 2020

Joyce Anne Alvis, 62, passed away February 27, 2020. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 7, 2020, at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman Jr. Drive, with the funeral service following at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Green Meadows C

Wilma E. Voorhies

February 24, 2020

Wilma E. Voorhies passed away on February 24, 2020. Services will be Saturday, February 29, 2020 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Grace Hope Baptist Churhc, 702 E. Breckinridge Street. Wilma is survived

Jennie Lean Crowdus

February 24, 2020

Jennie Lean Crowdus, 84, passed away February 24, 2020. Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Monday, March 2, at Greater Good Hope Baptist Church, 840 S. 26th Street, with funeral service 12 Noon Tuesday, March 3, 2020. Interment will follow at Louisville Cem

Kennethia (Nise) Richardson

February 23, 2020

Kennethia (Nise) Richardson, 57, passed away on February 23, 2020. Visitation will be 5 - 8 p.m. Sunday with funeral service at 12 noon Monday, March 2, 2020 at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman Jr. Drive. Interment will be in Green Meadows

Connie Bridges

February 19, 2020

Connie Elaine Bridges passed away on February 19, 2020. Services will be Friday, February 28, 2020 with visitation beginning at 10 am and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Quinn Chapel A.M.E. Church, 1901 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd. Connie leaves

Gary Louis Brown

February 14, 2020

Gary Louis Brown, 54, passed away on February 14, 2020. He is survived by his long-time companion Francine Howlett; children, Gary Howlett, Jr. and Cytona Howlett-Johnson; parents, Steve and Mary Sisson; siblings, Juanita Sims, Theresa Sisson, Evelyn

Hazel L. Thompson

February 9, 2020

Hazel L. Thompson, 75, passed away on February 9, 2020. She is survived by her children Kevin Martin and Valdez Martin; and brother, Samuel McElroy. Services will be Saturday, February 15, 2020 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. and funeral service

Arthur Cox Duvall, Jr.

February 5, 2020

Arthur C. Duvall, Jr., 82, passed away on February 5, 2020. He is survived by his wife Shirley Duvall; children, Maurice, Danny, and Elisa Duvall; brother, Sterling Duvall; 26 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Services will be Saturday, Febr

Betty Jane (Williams) Hughes

February 4, 2020

Betty Jane (Williams) Hughes, 73, passed February 4, 2020.  Visitation will begin 9 a.m. on Saturday, February 8, at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman, Jr. Drive, followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Green Me

Dolly Dimple Quinn

February 4, 2020

Dolly Dimple Quinn, 86, passed away February 4, 2020. Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Friday, February 14, 2020 at Lampton Baptist Church, 1121 S. Clay Street. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, February 15, 2020 also at the church. Interment

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Leo Smith

February 3, 2020

Leo Smith, 80, passed away February 3, 2020. He was a native of Lynch, KY, and an Army veteran. Visitation will begin 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 11, at St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church, 3112 W. Broadway, followed by the funeral service at 11:

Kim Denise (Johnson) Denton

February 1, 2020

Kim Denise (Johnson) Denton, 62, passed away February 01, 2020, at Jewish Hospital. She is survived by her children Michelle, Sashaye and Andre Rox and five stepchildren; 20 grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends. She was preceded in death

Teresa Evelyn Priest

January 30, 2020

Teresa Evelyn Priest, 66, passed away January 30, 2020, at Jewish Hospital. Visitation will begin 10: a.m. Friday, February 7, at Oakland Baptist Church, 1226 Algonquin Parkway, followed by the funeral service at 12 noon. Interment will be in Louisvi

Anastasius Tyrone Cole

January 27, 2020

Anastasius Tyrone Cole, 37, passed away on January 27, 2020. He is survived by his children Anastasius Lauderdale and Asarius Cole; parents, Charlotte Cole and Adrian Tobin; sisters, Latrice McCown, LaQuisha Cole, and Janiqua Cole; brother, Adrian Co

Cephus Lee Gore

January 26, 2020

Cephus Lee Gore, 34, passed away on January 26, 2020. Services will be Monday, February 3, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Cable Baptist Church, 314 Wenzel Street. Interment will be in Louisville C

Nancy Jane Thomas

January 25, 2020

Nancy Jane Thomas, 67, passed away on January 25, 2020. She is survived by her children Anjeanette Click, Consuella Johnson, and James, Thomas, Jr.; sisters, Marcella Beasley, Ruth Tilford (Pondray), Annette Tolley, Sylvia Smith, Mary Tilford, Karyn

Ja'Vontaye Seantez Spearman, Jr.

January 24, 2020

Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Green Meadows Cemetery, 3800 Shanks Lane. Ja'Vontaye is survived by his parents Chantel Henry and Ja"Vontaye Spearman, Sr.; sister, Jade Spearman; grandparents, Sherri Davis, Robin Hen

Chester W. Lambert, Jr.

January 23, 2020

Services will be Tuesday, January 28, 2020 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m .and funeral service to follow at 11 a.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home, 951 S. Preston Street. Interment will be in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery, Radcliff, KY.

Brenda Lee Jackson

January 22, 2020

Brenda Lee Jackson, 52, passed away on January 22, 2020. She is survived by her children, Machell, Dont’a, Ashley, and Derrick McAtee; parents, Odessa Riley-Colbert and James McAtee, Sr.; sisters, Delores and Emma Jean McAtee, and Patricia O’Bann

Charles V. Lowery, Sr.

January 21, 2020

Charles V. Lowery, Sr. 69, passed away on January 21, 2020. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran and retiree of General Electric. He is survived by his wife, Cynithia Lowery; children, Charles, Jr. (Antoinetta) and Catrina Lowery; sister, Evelyn Lowery Young (

James Edward Cox, Jr.

January 20, 2020

James Edward Cox, Jr. "Butch", 77, passed away on January 20, 2020. He was a member of West Chestnut Street Baptist Church and retired truck driver for Matlack, Inc. He is survived by the love of his life and caregiver, Carolyn Cox; children, Yvette

Richard Allen Hughes

January 20, 2020

Richard Hughes, 70, passed away January 20, 2020, at Hillcreek Rehabilitation and Care in Louisville, KY. He had been an assembly worker at General Electric. Services have not been announced.

Charles Lee Grant. Sr.

January 19, 2020

Charles Grant, Sr. passed away on January 19, 2020. He is survived by his wife Thelma Grant; children, Charles Grant, Jr., James Grant, Deidra Fields, Leroy Duncan, Diane Duncan, and Gregory Duncan; and nine grandchildren. Services will be Saturday,

John W. Fowler, Jr. (J.W.)

January 18, 2020

John W. Fowler, Jr. (J.W.), 79, passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Norton Audubon Hospital. He is survived by his wife Juanita Fowler; three daughters, Theresa Jackson Fowler, Loretta Fowler and Diane Walls (Claude); three sons, Mark Jackso

Edward "Eddie" L. Fant, III

January 17, 2020

Edward "Eddie" Fant, III, 37, passed away on January 17, 2020. Services will be Wednesday, January 22, 2020 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Shiloh Baptist Church, 1349 Catalpa Street. Eddie is prece

Henry Smith, Jr.

January 15, 2020

Henry Smith, Jr., 64, passed away on January 16, 2020. Services will be Wednesday, January 22, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman Jr. Drive. Interment will

Darrell Anthony Hoosier

January 11, 2020

Darrell Anthony Hoosier, 61, passed away on January 11, 2020. He is survived by his wife Levetta Hoosier. Services will be Friday, January 17, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Church of Christ, 1901

Mary Catherine Chinn

January 6, 2020

Mary C. Chinn, 83, passed away on January 6, 2020. She is survived by her children James Chinn (Frances), and Tony Chinn; siblings, Sarah Thomas, Bobby Campbell, and George Young; three grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.  Services will be Sa

Whit Boyd

January 6, 2020

Whit Boyd, 70, passed away on January 6, 2020. He is survived by his wife Diana Boyd. Services will be Thursday, January 16, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Greater Friendship Baptist Church, 2325

Melody Rae Smith

January 6, 2020

Melody Rae Smith, 51 passed away on January 6, 2020. She is survived by her son Lexxas Smith; father, Ray Smith; and two brothers, Montae Kaufman, Sr. (Angela) and Marcus Smith. Memorial service will be 6 p.m. Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at Watson Memo

Katherine Pugh

January 4, 2020

Katherine Pugh, 102, passed away on January 4, 2020. Services will be Friday, January 10, 2020 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Joshua Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church, 426 S. 15th Street. Interment

Anthony Lee Hogan

January 4, 2020

Anthony Hogan, 57, passed away on January 4, 2020. He is survived by his mother Mary Owsley. Services will be Thursday, January 16, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Lou

Garry Wayne King

January 4, 2020

Garry Wayne King, passed away on January 4, 2020. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. Services will be Tuesday, January 14, 2020 with visitation beginning at 9 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 11 a.m. at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman Jr. D

Paula Dezmonay Crenshaw

December 29, 2019

Paula Dezmonay Crenshaw, 29, passed away on December 29, 2019. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Friday at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday, January 4, 2020 at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman J

Kenneth Lee Brown

December 28, 2019

Kenneth Lee Brown, 61, passed away on December 28, 2019. Cremation was chosen. Kenneth is survived by two daughters, Willena and Willsenna Effinger; sisters, Cynthia Leavell (Rudolph); Marva Saunders, Carol;yn Campbell, Sylvia Donigan, Valinda Brown;

Elvin Eugene Woolfolk

December 22, 2019

Elvin Eugene Woolfolk, 59, passed away on December 22, 2019. Cremation was chosen. Elvin is survived by his children, Malcolm Thomas, Trey Wright, and Derrick Wright; and sisters, Tracey and Clintona Woolfolk.

James Saturday Mentee, Jr.

December 19, 2019

James Saturday Mentee, Jr. 27, passed away on December 19, 2019. Services will begin with visitation from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, January 10, 2020. Funeral service will be Saturday, January 11, 2020 beginning with visitation at 10 a.m. and funeral servic

William W. Craig

December 18, 2019

William W. Craig, 78, passed away on December 18, 2019. Services will be Friday, December 27, 2019 with visitation at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street. Interment: Green Meadows Cemet

Jacqueline Brooks

December 18, 2019

Jacqueline Brooks, 60, passed away on December 18, 2019. Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, January 4, 2020 at Mt. Nebo Baptist Church, 2707 Fleming Avenue. She is survived by her children Xian Brooks (Heather Brydie Harris), Justin Brooks

Stephen Lee Edelen

December 16, 2019

Stephen Lee Edelen, 59, passed away on December 16, 2019. Services will be Monday, December 23, 2019 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman Jr. Drive. Interment will

Lestella Burton Wilson

December 12, 2019

Lestella Burton-Wilson, 66, passed away on December 12, 2019. Services will be Saturday, December 21, 2019 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Hughlett Temple AME Zion Church, 2115 W. Jefferson Street. Inte

Michael Branch

December 10, 2019

Michael Branch, 51, passed away December 10, 2019. Services will be Saturday, December 14, 2019 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Friendship Baptist Church, 2325 Osage Avenue. Interment will be in Louisv

Mark La'Neal Hall

December 10, 2019

Mark La'Neal Hall, 52, passed away on December 10, 2019. Services will be Saturday, December 21, 2019 with Visitation beginning at 10 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Word of Faith Church of Deliverance, 4163 Roosevelt Avenue.

Dora Lee Stephens

December 9, 2019

Dora Lee Stephens, 63, passed away on December 9, 2019. Funeral services will be Friday, December 13, 2019 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street. Interment wi

Phillip Junior

December 8, 2019

Phillip Junior, 70, passed away December 8, 2019. He was born in Tuskegee, Alabama on December 26, 1948. He was employed as a fork lift driver at Ford. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Sunday, December 15, at Greater Galilee Baptist Church, 3918 W. Broadw

James E. Peppers

December 8, 2019

James E. Peppers, 70. Services will be Monday, December 16, 2019 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 12 Noon at Forest Tabernacle Baptist Church, 4205 E. Indian Trail with Interment in Green Meadows Cemetery. Jame

Barbara Ann Bishop

December 7, 2019

Barbara Ann Bishop, 81, passed away on December 7, 2019. She was a member of Harrods Creek Baptist Church and Retired JCPS School Teacher. She is survived by her husband Augustus Bishop; children, William "Corky" (Felicia), Charles, Patrick, and Aaro

Tilford Henry Bell

December 5, 2019

Tilford Henry Bell, 89, passed away on December 5, 2019. He is survived by his beloved companion Dorothy Winburn; children, Derrick Beeler, Valerie Washington, Janice Rucker, Renee McDuffie, and Charles Hammond, Jr.; sisters, Jewell Torrence and Jean

Robert Earl O'Neal, Jr.

December 2, 2019

Robert Earl O’Neal Jr. "Bobby", 54, passed away on December 2, 2019. Services will be Saturday, December 7, 2019 with visitation beginning at 4 p.m. and funeral service to follow at 6 p.m. at Midwest Church of Christ, 2115 Garland Avenue. Robert

Courtrina P. Johnson

November 18, 2019

Courtrina P. Johnson, 78, passed away on November 18, 2019. She was native of Kinston, NC and member of Green Castle Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband John J. Johnson, eight children, 19 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Funeral

Cline Russell

November 12, 2019

Cline Russell, 86, passed away on November 12, 2019. He is survived by his wife Faye Russell; children, Doriscella Lee (Raymond), Tracey Moreland, Darrell Russell, and Michael Winburn (Shonda); sister, Ethel Standard; brothers, Roman Russell (Zelma)

Robert Rush Tinker

November 5, 2019

Robert Rush Tinker, 68, passed away on November 5, 2019. He was a counselor at Youth Build. He is survived by his son, Antwan Tinker; and siblings, Doris Bailey, Charles, Arthur and Phillip Tinker.  Services have not been announced.

Carl Fredrick Higgins

November 4, 2019

Carl Fredrick Higgins, 55, passed away on November 4, 2019. He is survived by his wife Laura Higgins; children, Sheena Lynch, Ashley Beswick, Carl Higgins, II, Amber Higgins and Robert Higgins; and five grandchildren. Visitation with the family is sc

Rubenna Dickerson Kirby

November 2, 2019

Rubenna Dickerson Kirby, 85, passed away on November 2, 2019. She is survived by her children Bronwyn Lottering, Harold Kirby, Pastor Stephan Kirby, and Linda Kirby; brother, Harold Dickerson; 19 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Services wi

Hansul Jeffery Arnold, III

November 1, 2019

Hansul Jeffery Arnold, III, 52, passed away November 01, 2019.  Visitation will be Thursday, 6-8 p.m., at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home, 951, S. Preston Street. He is survived by his wife, Lanisha Arnold, children, Jeffery, Jacobi, Javonic

Stacey Renee Brown

October 28, 2019

Stacey Renee Brown, 45, passed away on October 28, 2019. Services will be Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, 2224 W. Chestnut Street with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. Burial will be i

Martha P. Reed

October 26, 2019

Martha P. Reed, 93, passed away on October 26, 2019. She is survived by her children, Patsy Russell (Charles), Jamesella Howard, Barbara Brown (Robert), and Robert Cross (Frances); 16 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren. Services will be Saturd

Dywaun L. Knox

October 23, 2019

Dywaun L. Knox, 39, passed away on October 23, 2019. He is survived by his children Bella, Dylan, Dywaun Jr, and Peyton Knox; mother, George Ella Spurley; sisters, Michelle Spurley and Shenica Knox; brother, Terry Spurley; and fiancé, Whitney Knight

John Wesley Mason

October 23, 2019

John Wesley Mason, 85, passed away on October 23, 2019. He was a mechanic. Survivors include his wife, Earlene Mason; children, Jackie Mason and Anita Moore; sister, Gloria Moore and 11 grandchildren. Visitation will be held at First Samuel Baptist C

Laverne Washington

October 19, 2019

Laverne Washington, 68, passed away on October 19, 2019. Services have not been announced.

Veteran

Robert Brown, Jr.

October 18, 2019

Robert "DJ B Real" Brown, Jr., 52, passed away on October 18, 2019. Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 26, 2019, followed by the 1 p.m. funeral service at Burnett Avenue Baptist Church, 6800 S. Hurstbourne Parkway. He was a security offic

Donald Joseph Sauer

October 13, 2019

Donald Joseph Sauer, 54. passed away on October 13, 2019, at the University of Louisville Hospital. He is survived by his mother, Verna Sauer; sisters, Cuma Sauer, Joan McGinnis and Verna Ritter. Visitation wiil be from 3-5 p.m. on Sunday, October 20