Melvin Douglas Mann, 83 of Benton, passed away Monday, Feb. 22, 2021, at his home.

Wanda Faye Sprow, 79 of Benton, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, at the Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah of natural causes.

Barry Glenn Whitaker, 65, of Gilbertsville, died on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021, at Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital in Paducah. Mr. Whitaker was a 1974 graduate of North Marshall High School. He attended Paducah Community College then went on to graduate with a Bachelor of Science Degree from Murr…

Sherry English Barrett, 60, of Benton, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021, at Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Center.

Tommy Lee Walton, 72, of Calvert City, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center.

Mary-Jo (Sayre) Parks, 62 of Symsonia, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021, at her home surrounded by her family.

CALVERT CITY — Cheslie Riche’ Howell, 33, of Calvert City, passed away Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021.

Donald Eugene Wring, 82, of Mayfield, died at 3 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield.

Kathryn C. Goheen, 98, of Calvert City went home to her Lord and Savior on Feb. 14, 2021.

Eddie Louis Green, 86, of Benton, passed away on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021, at his residence in Benton, Kentucky. He was a deacon and former Sunday School Teacher at Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church in Benton, Masonic Member of Briensburg — T.L. Jefferson, Masonic Lodge # 401, Airplane …

Larry Davis Gardner, 87 of Hardin, died Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021.

Sue Campbell Thomason, 80, of Cunningham, passed away at 6:40 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, at Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Center in Paducah.

Heaven gained another angel on Feb. 8, 2021. Marian lost her courageous battle with Parkinson’s and Cancer at the age of 78. She is survived by her husband, John Martin of Benton; her daughter, Lisa (Ed) Fornal of Benton; her son, Tim (Cyndi) Martin and grandsons, Danny and Jason of Belvider…

Peggy Sue Darnell, 65 of Benton, passed away Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021, at her home.

FRANKFORT — David Darrell Stewart, 71, husband of Rebecca Dale Stewart, was born in Dunbar, West Virginia, on Mar. 11, 1949 and passed away on Jan. 26, 2021. He was the son of Ella Garnet King. He always put family and friends first before himself and touched so many lives during his lifetim…

Peggy S. Darnell, 65, of Benton, died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021, at her home.

Toni O’Daniel gained her wings Feb. 1, 2021.

Linda Sue Ward, 77, of Benton, died Friday, February 5, 2021, at Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital

Vada Mae Gilbert, 95, of Benton, died Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021, at Superior Care Home in Paducah. She was a retired operator for 3A Composites and was a member of Zion’s Cause Baptist Church. She was also a member of the Eastern Star in Smithland.

Jane Bloomingburg, 91, of Benton, passed away at 1:20 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center.

Myron Yoder, 84, of Benton, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at his home.

Elizabeth “Lib” Ray Knoth 95 of Calvert City, passed away peacefully Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at Calvert City Convalescent Center in Calvert City.

Morgan B. Garner, 68 of Benton, passed away Monday, Jan. 25, 2021, at his home surrounded by family.

Thomas Allen Rundles, 73, of Benton, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021, at his home.

Patricia Henson, 73 of Benton, died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021, at her residence in Benton.

Harold C. Beck, 69, of Benton, died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021, at his residence in Benton. Mr. Beck was a member of First Baptist Church in Benton, a pharmacist and owner of Benton, Draffenville, and Calvert City Pharmacies, and the founder of Marshall County Toys for Kids. He also served on t…

Marilyn Joy Pursley, 93, died on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at Calvert City Convalescent Center in Calvert City. She was retired from the US Postal Service where she worked as a postal clerk. She was a long time resident of Sledd Creek in Gilbertsville, enjoyed homemaking, traveling, and family.…

Doris Lee Reed, 92, of Benton, died Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at Marshall County Hospital in Benton, KY. She graduated from the Jordan Conservatory of Music at Butler University. An opera voice major, Doris performed with her husband the late Clint Elmo Reed. She was the owner of Reed Music Man…

Lori Elizabeth (Marcum) Colburn, 47 of Calvert City, died on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at her home. A native of Bowling Green, she was a member of Christian Fellowship Church. Lori was employed in human resources at North Wind Solutions at the Atomic Energy Commission site in McCracken County. …

Shirley Sue (Cornwell) Henson, 84, of Benton, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, at Marshall County Hospital.

Millicent Conley, 87, of Benton, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, at Mercy Health — Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.

Doris Lee Reed, 92, of Benton, died Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at Marshall County Hospital in Benton.

Jeremy Boyd Darnell, 39, of Murray, died on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at the Baptist Health Paducah.

Betty R. Johnson, 76, of Benton, died on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, at Lake Way Nursing & Rehabilitation in Benton. She was a member of Impact Church, the Eastern Star where she was a past worthy matron, and the VFW Womens Auxiliary.

Carlena M. Thompson, 83, of Hardin, died Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at Lake Way Nursing & Rehabilitation in Benton.

CALVERT CITY — Joshua David Inglish, 36, of Calvert City, died Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, in Calvert City. He was a member of Rosebower Baptist Church. He was a graduate of Marshall County High School and attended WKCTC, Mid-Continent University, and Shawnee Community College. Joshua worked as a…

Winthrop Elizabeth “Betsy” Thompson, 64 of Paducah, died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah. She was a retired teacher for the Marshall County School System.

Pastor Willis Eugene “Gene” Prince, Sr., 80, of Gilbertsville, passed away Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, at Baptist Health Paducah.

Joe Edd Smith, 81, of Palma, passed away Jan. 6, 2020, at Baptist Hospital Paducah.

KIRKSEY — Patricia Gail Franklin, 56, of Kirksey, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at her home.

Kevin Murray, age 51, of Benton, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, at Marshall County Hospital.

Imogene Beasley, 91, passed away at Lakeway Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Benton, Monday, Jan. 4, 2021.

Walline Lane, 90, of Benton, died Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, at Marshall County Hospital in Benton.

Doug Perry, 66, of Lavonia, Michigan, formerly of Farmington Hills and Hazel Park, passed away Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020, at Beaumont Hospital in Grosse Pointe.

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Lisa Ann (Maupin) Jones, 63, of Benton, died on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, at Baptist Health Paducah.

Harold Ray York, 78, of Benton, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, at his home.

Laneda Kay Turner, 81, of Benton, passed away on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020, at her residence surrounded by her family.

Dane “Gene” McClard, 85 of Benton, died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield.

Lettie Frances Butler, 90, of Benton, passed away Friday, Dec. 31, 2020, at Mercy Health — Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.

Martha T. Hopper, 93, of Benton, passed away on Tuesday, December 22, 2020, at her home.

Jimmie Ray Hodges, 79, of Benton, died Friday, December 18, 2020, at Marshall County Hospital.

Lidia Lee Lopez Cox, 43, of Benton, died December 16, 2020, at her residence.

Lonnie Dale Gipson, 72 of Benton, died on Friday, December 25, 2020, at Lake Way Nursing & Rehabilitation.

William “Murrel” Ellington, 91, of Calvert City, died on Thursday, December 24, 2020, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.

GRAND RIVERS — Adam Krywokobylskyj, 86, of Grand Rivers, died Monday, December 21, 2020, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington, KY. He worked for 29 years for Kentucky State Parks as executive chef and Western Kentucky food supervisor. He was a veteran of the US Army and served during the …