Mrs. Clarise Bradley, age 91, of Benton, died on Thursday, August 29, 2019, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah,surrounded by family.

Mr. John Wayne Wilson, age 82, of Benton, passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center, Paducah. He was retired from Air Products where he worked in the maintenance department.

Ms. Jackie Dedmon, age 87, of Benton, died on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, at her home. She was a a very successful business woman who owned the KY Dam Bait Farm. She was also a member of the Eastern Star, and was a KY Colonel and KY Admiral.

Fran Gold, age 62, of Benton, passed away on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

Jeanene (Garrison) Nichols, 81, of Benton, died on Sunday, August 25, 2019, at her residence in Benton. She was a cook for Marshall County Schools and of the Church of Christ faith.

Lowell Bruce Lawrence passed into Eternal Life unexpectedly on Wednesday afternoon, 21 August 2019, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield.

Mrs. Tina Jones Lofton, age 62, of Benton, died on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, at Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville. She was a retired teacher's aide for the Marshall County School System and a member of First Baptist Church, Benton.

Barbara Cirrito, age 82, of Benton, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 31, 2019.

Larry Mathis, 66, of Gilbertsville, passed away at 3:06 p.m. on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at his residence.

Claude Herbert Green, 88, of Calvert City, died on Friday, August 23, 2019, at his residence. He was the owner of Greens Tire Service and also worked for CCMA in Calvert.

Gary Rudolph, 75, of Benton, passed away at 5:37 a.m. on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at Baptist Health in Paducah.

Ms. Linda McLeod, age 68, of Tiline, died Thursday, August 22, 2019, at Baptist Health in Paducah. She retired from Kentucky Dam Village where she worked as a cook.

Marlon Haydon Merrick, age 74, of Princeton, passed away Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Unity Hospital in Clarksville, Tennessee.

Mr. John G. Parker, age 70, of Pembroke, and formerly of Calvert City, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2019 at the Christian Heights Nursing and Rehab in Pembroke of natural causes.

Cliff Stevenson, 58, of Benton, passed away on Friday, August 16, 2019 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center.

Mrs. Mattie Lee (Copeland) Redden, 82, of Benton, passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019, at Lake Way Nursing & Rehabilitation in Benton.

Glenn Campbell, 79, of Benton, passed away at 6:20 p.m., August 5, 2019 at Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.

Mr. Paul Wayne Colson, age 79, of Benton, passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.

Clement (Clem) John Joseph Szymanski, age 96, of Aurora, passed away on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at Western Kentucky Veterans Center.

Earl Larue Henderson died July 29, 2019. Born October 8, 1931, he was a depression-era baby. Born to parents of Scottish descent, he was raised to be a frugal man, but the generosity of his time, talents, and most of all, love, was a special gift he brought to his family and friends.

Ms. Kenzie Murdock, age 18, of Murray, died Sunday, July 28, 2019 at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House.

Dr. John C. Homer, 92, of Benton died on Sunday, July 28, 2019, at The Lakes of Paducah Assisted Living in Paducah.

Betty Smith Warren, our sweet mother, died of a heart attack August 1. The staff at Lourdes Hospital made every effort to save her, but it was her time. She was 88 years old as of April 4.

Mr. Leslie L. Peck, age 67, of Benton passed on Saturday July 27, 2019.

Mrs. Eula Angie Gardner, 87, of Murray, passed away Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Spring Creek Health Care.

Steve Free, age 64, of Cadiz, passed away Monday, July 29, 2019, at Trigg County Hospital. Born August 8, 1954, in Benton, he was the son of Rebecca "Becky" Woodruff of Cadiz, and the late Udell "Buck" Free. Steve worked for over 40 years as an independent commercial truck driver. When not o…

Sam Fooks, Jr., age 89, of Benton, passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Baptist Health Paducah.

Wanda J. Stonum, 79, of Benton, passed away at 8:35 a.m. on Monday, July 29, 2019 at Baptist Health in Paducah.

Roma Dell Morris, age 78, of Benton, died Saturday, July 27, 2019, at her residence. Mrs. Morris was a homemaker and a member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church. She was also a volunteer at the New to You Shop in Benton.

Mr. Bobby Gene Knight, 80, of Benton, died on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Benton. He was a member of the Baptist Builders, Carpenters for Christ, Ramp Ministry, and was a Deacon at First Baptist Church. He …

Ruby P. Henderson Smith, age 96, of Dearborn Heights, Michigan, formerly of Hardin, died on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at Rivergate Terrace, Riverview, Michigan. She was a member of Unity Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Mr. Virgil Glenn Joyce, 85, of Benton, (Aurora Community) passed away Friday, July 26, 2019, at his home. He retired from the maintenance department at Kenlake State Park.

Chris "Bubba" T. Evans, 63, of Benton, passed away at 8:00 p.m. on Monday, July 22, 2019 at his residence.

Bobby Gene Miller, 80, Benton, died on July 21, 2019 at Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota where he was attending a convention with his wife, Jane.

Benton-area businessman and church leader Paul C. Morrow died unexpectedly on July 23, 2019, of complications from surgery. He was 77.

Mr. Larry Dean Brewer, age 78, of Benton, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2019, at Calvert City Convalescent Center in Calvert City.

Joseph Hart "Joe" Wilson, age 87, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Anna Mae Owen Hospice House in Murray.

Mrs. Kathy Lynn Reed, age 59, of Calvert City, passed away Saturday, July 20, 2019, at Lake Way Nursing & Rehabilitation in Benton.

Mr. John Wesley Floyd , age 68, of Boaz passed away on Friday July 12, 2019 at Lourdes Hospital.

Mr. Charles Ryan Dick, 34 of Benton, died on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. He was a 2003 graduate of Marshall County High School and a graduate of the UK College of Engineering in Paducah. He worked as a mechanical engineer and was a member of First Missionary Baptist Church.

Mrs. Virgie Sholar, age 86, of Hardin, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.

Mrs. Autum Lane, age 40, and Ms. Hailey Lane, age 12, of Benton, KY died on Friday, July 5, 2019, in an automobile accident. Autum was formerly employed by Moors Resort in housekeeping and Hailey was a student at South Marshall Elementary School and would have attended South Marshall Middle …

Jackie Sanders, 78, of Cadiz, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019 at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Mrs. Evelyn Jones, 91, of Calvert City, died on Thursday, July 11, 2019, at her home. She was retired from the barge industry where she worked as a cook, and previously worked for the chair factory and shoe factory in Paducah, KY. She was a member of the DAV, American Legion, Goldstar Wives,…

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Jerry G. English, 76, of Benton, died on Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Calvert City Convalescent Center.

Mrs. Sandra Dexter, age 72, of Gilbertsville, died on Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Baptist Health in Paducah. She was a loyal supporter of the Gilbertsville Fire Department and was a member of Gilbertsville First Baptist Church. She loved watching her granddaughter play volleyball and fishing…

Jimmy Walker, 80, of Paducah passed away on Monday, July 2, 2019 at Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital.

David William Stahl, 60, of Greenville, South Carolina died Thursday, July 4, 2019.

Mr. Luna Norris Wilson Jr., 77, of Gilbertsville passed away Saturday, June 29, 2019, at Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.

Mrs. Christine Tapp, 85, of Benton, died on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah. She was a homemaker and member of New Harmony Baptist Church.

Mr. Johnny Eugene Ashley, 57, of Benton passed on Tuesday June 25, 2019 at his home.

Mr. Luna Norris Wilson, Jr., 77, of Gilbertsville, passed away Saturday, June 29 at Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.

Ed Michael Littig, 68, of Benton, passed away at 8:05 a.m. on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at Marshall County Hospital.

Mr. Freddie Lynn Poe, born on October 9, 1939, was welcomed home on June 30, 2019.

Pauline Turner "Granny" Warren, 94 of Sharpe, passed away on Friday, June 28, 2019 at Lakeway Nursing & Rehabilitation in Benton. She was a member of Oakland United Methodist Church in Sharpe and former employee of King Brothers in Benton.

Abigail Le'Shea Freeman, infant daughter of Steven Freeman and Gayla Dublin, passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Vanderbilt Medical Center.