Obituaries

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....

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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...

Sajoni Lazaro Ramos Perez

October 13, 2019

Sajoni Lazaro Ramos Perez, 23, passed away on October 13, 2019. Services will be announced by the family....

Ida Mae Parks

October 12, 2019

Ida Mae Parks, 92, passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2019. Ida Mae was born in Louisville Kentucky to the late Mozella Batts and Willie W. Batts, Sr. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Willie Batts, Jr. and a sister, Dorothy Mae Batts. ...

Shirley Ann Reed Wilson

October 11, 2019

Shirley Ann Reed Wilson, 74, passed away on October 11, 2019. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 15, from 6-9 p.m. and the Funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m., both at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home, 951 S. Preston Street. Interment will b...

David Russell Bell, Jr.

October 11, 2019

David Russell Bell, Jr., 47, passed away on October 11, 2019. He was a chemical mixer at Borden's Chemical. He is survived by his brother, Kevin Rayburn, Roderick and Timothy Little and his sisters, Monica Summers and Gwendolyn Harvey. Visitation wil...

Janet Jackson

October 11, 2019

JANET MARIE ORR-JACKSON, 61, transitioned peacefully, with her daughter at her side, Friday, October 11, 2019 at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. Friday, October 18, at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis C...

Ronald Feno Fuller

October 10, 2019

Ronald Feno "Bo" Fuller, 58, passed away at his residence on October 10, 2019. Visitation will begin Friday at 5 p.m. followed by the 6 p.m. Memorial Service at Gospel Missionary Church, 3226 Vermont Avenue. Interment will be private.   Se...

Ronald W. Marshall

October 1, 2019

Ronald W. Marshall, 52, passed away on October 1, 2019. Services will be Sunday, October 6, 2019 with visitation beginning at 3 p.m. and funeral service to follow at 5 p.m. at New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 2973 Wilson Avenue. He is survived by his wi...

Denise C. (Lyons) Guillian

October 1, 2019

Guillian, Denise C. (Lyons), 70, passed away on October 1, 2019. She is survived by her husband Joseph Guillian; children, Rev. Robert Lyons, Ernest Holbrook, Daimesha Lunsford, Keondre Myles, Decolby Masden, and Nicole Guillian; siblings, Ernestine ...

Domiono Juwan Chalwell

September 18, 2019

Chalwell, Domiono Juwan, 26, passed away on September 18, 2019. He is survived by his children D’Monii L. Chalwell and Demi E. Chalwell; father, Robert Jones; sister, Natasha Ross; and grandmother, Linda Jones. Services will be Thursday, September ...

Donald C. Henderson

September 18, 2019

Donald C. Henderson, 70, passed away on September 18, 2019. Memorial service celebrating Donnie’s life will be Monday, October 7, 2019 at 12 noon at St. Stephen Church, 1018 S. 15th Street. He is survived by his wife Susan Henderson; daughter, Dest...

Pauline Marie Hayes Wilson

September 9, 2019

Pauline Marie Hayes Wilson, 82, passed away September 9, 2019.  She was a native of Barren County, KY, a head cashier at Winn Dixie, and member of Cable Baptist Church. She is survived by her son, Mark Wilson; brother, Henry Hayes; sister, Ann Wagne...

Rev. Dr. Thurmond Coleman, Sr.

September 8, 2019

Rev. Dr. Thurmond Coleman, Sr., 92, passed away September 8, 2019. He was the Pastor Emeritus of First Baptist Church of Jeffersontown, having actively served the church for 45 years. Dr. Coleman will lie in state at the church, 10600 Watterson Trail...

Dorsey Bonnie Mowman

September 7, 2019

Dorsey Bonnie Mowman, 85, passed away on September 7, 2020. Services will be Tuesday, September 15, 2020 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Greater Friendship Baptist Church, 2325 Osage Avenue. Interment w...

Debra Denise Eleby

September 6, 2019

Debra Denise Eleby, 61, passed away September 6, 2019. She is survived by her husband, Willie Eleby; children, Maurice Tolley (Brentae) and Marcus Tolley; siblings, Teresa (Asad) Russell, Keith and Michael Tolley; four grandchildren. Visitation will ...

Linda Wilburn Williams

September 3, 2019

Linda Wilburn Williams, 65, passed away on September 3, 2019. Services will be Saturday, September 14, 2019 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Portland Memorial Baptist Church, 3800 W. Market Street. Linda...

Wendy Renee Brooks Williams

September 3, 2019

Wendy Renee Brooks Williams, 63, passed away September 3, 2019. She is survived by her children, Hilary Brooks, Christopher Lasley, and Christian Brooks; father, Harold Blair, Sr (Shirley).; siblings, Blanche Brooks (Michael), Lori Blair, and Harold ...

Sherry Chanell King

August 31, 2019

Sherry Chanell King, 57, passed away on August 31, 2019.  She is survived by her daughter, Tasha King, parents, Donald and Dorothy King; sister, Lisa Bobo; and two grandchildren. Services will be Saturday, September 7, 2019 with visitation at 10 a.m...

Donald C. Wilson

August 30, 2019

Donald C. Wilson, 70, passed away on August 30, 2019. Cremation was chosen....

Dorothy Patricia "Pat" Wagner

August 29, 2019

Dorothy Patricia Wagner  (September 19, 1944-August 29,2019) Visitation will be 6 - 8 p.m. Friday, September 6, 2019 at Caldwell Tutt Memorial AME Zion Church, 1702 National Drive, Jeffersonville, IN.  Burial will be in Reynolds Cemetery in Gree...

Darrell Vaughn Warfield

August 19, 2019

Darrell Vaughn Warfield, 41, passed away on August 19, 2019. He is survived by his wife Earlena Warfield; children, YoHinace, YoMajesty, Princess and Duchess; his parents, Darrell Thomas, and Alvita Warfield; grandparents, Bishop and Geneva Thomas; s...

Tremayne Jamal Smith

August 16, 2019

Tremayne Jamal Smith, 26, passed away on August 16, 2019. He is survived by his parents Faye Maddox and Robert Smith, Jr.; and his siblings, Jaylin Leffel, Andrew Boone, Robert Smith, III, and A’Shantiea Wilson. Services will be Saturday, August 24...

Linda Marie Franklin

August 11, 2019

Franklin, Linda Marie, 65, passed away at Norton Hospital on August 11, 2019.  He was a laundry worker at King's Daughters and Sons Home.  She is survived by her children, Yvette, Stephanie and Rayshawn Franklin; sister, Carmen Franklin; se...

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Thomas Edward Edison

August 8, 2019

Thomas Edward Edison, 81, passed away August 8, 2019. A Navy veteran and Deacon of New Zion Baptist Church, he worked until his retirement at General Electric. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Edison; daughters, Lisa Ramsey and Pamela Edison and s...

Paula Rochelle Wheat Radcliffe

August 7, 2019

Paula Rochelle Wheat Radcliffe, 57, passed away on August 7, 2019, at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital.  She was a unit secretary at Jewish Hospital.  She is survived by her parents, Robert Wheat and Mary Wheat; children, Shannon Wheat, L...

Cora Elizabeth Todd Coleman

August 5, 2019

Cora Elizabeth Todd Coleman peacefully went home to her heavenly Father surrounded by family on August 5, 2019. Cora was born in Shelbyville, KY, on February 11, 1931. She attended Lincoln Institute in (Lincoln Ridge) Simpsonville, KY, where she m...

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Paul Davis Thomas

August 5, 2019

Thomas, Paul Davis, 67, passed away August 5, 2019. A Navy veteran, he is survived by his daughter, Demetrius Miller (William); sisters, Karen Tilford (Craig) and Jackie Maxwell (Larry);  brothers, Mark Tilford (Arethia) and Darrell Tilford (Jan...

Charlene Ann (Braugher) Walker

August 5, 2019

Charlene Ann (Braugher) Walker, 65. passed away August 5, 2019, in Louisville at Jewish Hospital. She was a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). She is survived by her husband, Stephen A. Walker; children, Sarah Newby, Shirlene Ellery and Carlos Taylor...

Betty Joe Pruitt

August 4, 2019

Pruitt, Betty Joe, 60, passed away August 4, 2019, at St. Matthews Care Center.. She is survived by her daughter, Larryrita Pruitt, sisters, Ruby Pruitt and Theresa Sealey; brother, Earl Pruitt, Jr; two grandchildren, Isaiah Pruitt and Ryan O’Neal....

Damon Dwayne Kirkpatrick

August 3, 2019

Kirkpatrick, Damon Dwayne, 17, passed away August 3, 2019. He is survived by his mother Shacounda Kirkpatrick; father Damon J. Parker and Myanna Kirkpatrick. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, August 12, followed at 1 p.m. by the funeral ser...

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Willie James Abrams

August 3, 2019

Willie James Abrams, Sr., 52, passed away on August 3, 2019. Services will be Saturday, August 10, 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 will ...

Martinus Lamon Williams, Jr.

July 31, 2019

Williams, Matinus Lamon, Jr., 23, passed away July 31, 2019. He is survived by his parents Martinus and Stacey Williams and Crystal Oliver; daughter, Jenisis Willimas, sister Alexandria Williams; brothers, Brian and Atwan Smith, Rodirckus Malone (Sha...

Lesley A. Brown

July 24, 2019

Lesley Ann Brown, 53, passed away on August 24, 2019. Services will be Saturday, August 3, 2019 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Hill Street Christian Church, 2140 Dixie Hwy. Interment will be in Green ...

Alonzo D. Ellington

July 20, 2019

Alonzo D. Ellington, 41, passed away on July 20, 2019.  He leaves to cherish his memories his wife Tamika Ellington; children, Alonzo Jeffers, Xavier Shannon, Jozieon Ellington, Latatiana Ellington, Alaysia Ellington, Charles Ellington, Aliliana...

DeQwan Ford

July 19, 2019

DeQwan Ford, 14, passed away on July 19, 2019. Services will be Monday, July 29, 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 Drive.  DeQwan was born to Shawn...

Oakie Lee Curry

July 17, 2019

Oakie Lee Curry, 85, passed away on July 17, 2019. Services will be Saturday, July 27, 2019 with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. and funeral service to follow at 12 noon at Star Hope Baptist Church. Interment will be in Green Meadows Cemetery. She wa...

Rev. A. Keith Hunter

July 16, 2019

Rev. A. Keith Hunter, 64, a native of Louisville, KY and resident of Woodland, WA passed away on July 16, 2019 in Portland, OR. He leaves to cherish his precious memories his wife, Elizabeth Y. Hunter; children, Adrien (Angela) Bailey, Andrea (LaVar)...