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Ralph L. Rascoe

- Nov 4, 1933

Ralph L. Rascoe, 80, of Owensboro, died June 15, 2014. He was born in Trigg County on November 4, 1933 to the late A.J. and Lucille Gray Rascoe. Ralph served as an Army Paratrooper during the Korean War. He graduated from Daviess County High School before attending Kentucky Wesleyan College and graduating from the Spencerian…

Joseph Aaron Reynolds

- Jun 11, 1924

Joseph Aaron Reynolds Jr., 90, died Monday, April 13, 2015, after a brief illness. He was born June 11, 1924, in Owensboro, to the late Joseph Aaron Reynolds Sr. and Hallie Bivens Reynolds. Joe also was preceded in death by his wife, Melvina Wheeler Reynolds, 5 brothers, and 3 sisters. Joe grew up in Panther.…

Diamon Taylor

- Nov 25, 1914

Diamon Taylor, 90, of 11114 Pleasant Ridge Road, Utica, passed away on Tuesday, February 22, 2005, at Leisure Years Nursing Home. He was born in Ohio Co., Ky. and had been the owner of Taylors Grocery in Pleasant Ridge for 28 years. He was a member of Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church where he had served…

Helen "Ann" Staples

Jul 26, 1946 - Feb 14, 0004

Helen “Ann” Staples, 77, of Owensboro, passed away February 14, 2024.  She was born July 26, 1946, to the late Marvin and Beulah Ward Holder.  Ann married Joseph Staples on November 18, 1972, was a homemaker and a member of St. Stephen Cathedral.  She enjoyed listening to Joseph play the guitar and spending time with…

Robert Edward "Bob" Anderson


Robert Edward "Bob" Anderson Sr. entered into another life of sunshine and laughter following a two-year battle with cancer. He died peacefully in his home Nov. 17, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. Known for his profound business acumen, Bob had an enormous capacity for adventure and mischief. He loved to be entertained and could…

George E. Smith


George E. Smith, 70, of Kingsport, TN, formerly of Owensboro, died, Sunday, September 9, 2012, at Vanderbilt Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Davenport, Iowa to the late Fred H. and Marie Bowker Smith. He was a retired financial advisor for Northwestern Mutual Life specializing in insurance and estate planning,…

Mary Cecelia Castlen Cecil

Sep 16, 1924 -

Mary Cecelia Wink Castlen Cecil, 83, of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2008 at the Hillcrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born September 16, 1924 in Owensboro, she was the daughter of the late William and Cecelia Feurst Wink and was a member of St. Pius Tenth Catholic Church where she was a member of…

Mary Elizabeth Tichenor

Oct 7, 1913 -

Elizabeth Tichenor, 94, of Owensboro, died Sunday, February, 10, 2008, at her home. Mrs. Tichenor was born in St. Lawrence, Kentucky, graduated from St. Francis Academy, and had worked for Ken-Rad, S.W. Anderson Department Store, and later ran, with her husband, the Green River Hatchery and the Green River Door Company. A member of Immaculate…

Mildred R. Morris

Oct 6, 1923 -

Mildred Harley Morris, 84, of 909 Charles Scott Dr., Owensboro, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2008 at Harborside Healthcare. She was born in Tell City, In. on October 6, 1923 to the late Wavie E. and Virgie Ray Harley. She was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church and had worked at Green…

Lillah B. Farmer


Mrs. Lillah B. Farmer, of Winchester, passed away on March 19, 2020 at Wellington Parc in Owensboro, KY at the age of 97. Born in Hyden, KY, she was a daughter of the late Mitchell C. and Sophia Sutton Begley. Mrs. Farmer graduated from Leslie County High School, attended Carson Newman College and earned a…

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