Shelia Hopkins Hickerson, 71, of Benton, passed away September 8, 2020, at Mercy Health — Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.
Lewis C. Toney, 85, of Paducah, formerly of Mooresboro, North Carolina, and Benton, passed peacefully from this world to meet his heavenly Father on August 29, 2020, after a brief illness. He was a beloved husband, son, father, grandfather and great grandfather.
Evelyn Powell Wilkins, 96, of Benton, died on Thursday, August 27, 2020 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Benton.
Anna Lou Jones Usrey, 89, died July 15, at the Lakeway Nursing Home in Benton. She loved the people there and thanked God for the many friends she had there. She highly valued her friends and family and often said she was a “millionaire” because of those individuals.
Gloria Gene Fleming Sierra, 86, of Benton, formerly of Owensboro and Henderson, passed away on Tuesday, July 28, at the Indiana University Health University Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Tammy Anette “Tootz” McClusky of Gilbertsville, beloved wife of 35 years to John E. “Jack” McClusky, passed away Friday, July 31, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, in Nashville, Tennessee at the age of 58.
Evelyn M. Winstead, 99, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 1, at Townsend Park Health and Rehabilitation in Cartersville, Georgia. She was born September 13, 1920, at Elsie Coal, Letcher County. She was a resident of Benton and member of the First Missionary Baptist Church of Benton …
Anna Louise Gregory, 80, of Benton, passed away on Tuesday, July 28, at Calvert City Convalescent Center in Calvert City. She was the former co-owner of Gregory Slaughterhouse and was a member of First Baptist Church.
Ernestyne Young, 89, of Mayfield, passed away on July 27, at Mayfield Health and Rehabilitation. Ernestyne was born in Mart, Texas, on April 2, 1931 to the late Ernest Culverhouse and Alyne Ashcraft Culverhouse.
Carlas Wayne Franks, 67, of Kuttawa, passed away Friday, July 24, 2020, at Mercy Health Lourdes Hospital in Paducah. He left this life for his new home in Heaven after many years of being lovingly cared for by his niece, Christina Powers, whom he loved as a daughter, his brother, Paul, nephe…
James “Steve” Hathcock, 66, of Paducah, passed away on Friday, July 24, 2020 at his residence. Mr. Hathcock retired from the TVA and then worked as a barber in Paducah. He also served and bartended for many years in downtown Paducah restaurants.
Daniel L. “Dan” Couch, age 85, of Hardin, died on Sunday, July 5, at Baptist Health in Paducah. He was a retired maintenance mechanic for General Tire, member of the Local 665 United Rubber Workers, and a member of Fairdealing Church of Christ.
Reverend Shirley Gupton Lynn, 84, of Memphis, Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, July 2. She was born in 1935 in Carlisle County at home near Bardwell to the late Hazel Lee Gupton and Dr. Eulice Gupton.
James Elison Gordon, age 83, of Benton, died on Thursday, June 18 at Baptist Health Paducah. He was retired from General Tire where he worked in the trucking department. He was a member of Dexter Pentecostal Church.
Brenda Raye Metz, 68, of Ashland City, Tennessee, died on Wednesday, June 3, at her home. She attended Triton College in Chicago, Illinois and was a legal assistant. She was an avid Chicago Bears fan.