Donald Thrift Sr.

Apr 27, 2024



Mr. Donald Thrift Sr., age 72, of Dexter, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2024, at his home.


          Mr. Thrift was born on August 28, 1951, in Spartanburg, South Carolina to the late Marvin Lee Thrift and Ophelia Fowler. He retired from General Motors after 30 years of service...

Hilton Hughes

Apr 26, 2024

Mr. Hilton Hughes Jr., age 79, of Murray, Kentucky, passed away Friday, April 26, 2024, at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House.

Mr. Hughes was born on May 26, 1944, in Paducah, Kentucky to the late Hilton Hughes Sr. and Beatrice Barton Hughes. He was a retired machinist and was of the Christian faith.

In addition to his parents, he was...

Allegra Jones

Apr 26, 2024

Allegra Jones, 88, of Murray, passed away on April 26, 2024, after a brief illness. She was born on October 10, 1935, and was preceded in death by her parents, Holman and Treva Jones, and her sister, Georgia Harrell. She is survived by her brother, Guinn Jones and wife, Diana, of Murray, seven nieces and nephews, 11 great-nieces and nephews, and...

Jane B. Hill

Apr 26, 2024

Jane Blankenship Hill, 87, of Murray, KY passed away quietly, surrounded by friends and family reading scripture and singing hymns on Friday, April 26, 2024 at the Anna Mae Owens Hospice House after a long illness. 

“Miss Jane” was born August 5, 1936 in the Methodist parsonage at Almo, KY to the Rev. Herschel Polk and Mary Azaline (Woodruff) Blankenship. She...

Mrs. Brenda Carol Wilson

Apr 24, 2024


Mrs. Brenda Carol Wilson, age 72, of Hazel, Kentucky, passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2024, at the Barnes – Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.


         Mrs. Wilson was born on May 1, 1951, in Mayfield, Kentucky to the late Johnnie Edmond Harrison and Inez Wanda McGuire Harrison. Brenda was a 1972 graduate of Murray State University...

Regina C. Hale

Apr 23, 2024

Ms. Regina C. Hale, age 63, of Murray, Kentucky, passed away, Tuesday, April 23, 2024, at her home.


Ms. Hale was born on August 20, 1960, in Murray, Kentucky to the late Cody Thomas Morris and Margie Sue (Turner) Morris. She was the former owner and operator of Murray Daycare and was a member of the Ledbetter Baptist Church. 


In addition to...

Virginia Ann "Cotton" Schwettman

Apr 20, 2024

           Mrs. Virginia Ann Schwettman, lovingly known as “Cotton” to her friends, age 83, of Murray, Kentucky, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, Saturday, April 20, 2024, at the Marshall County Hospital in Benton, Kentucky.


            She was born on December 24, 1940, in Memphis, Tennessee to the late Thomas Webb and...

Ricky "Womp" Morgan

Apr 17, 2024

       Mr. Ricky “Womp” Morgan age 62, of Murray, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2024, at the TriStar Summit Medical Center in Hermitage, Tennessee.


          He was preceded in death by his mother, Virgina Morgan; brother, Tim Morgan; and bonus daughter, Ashley Buie.


          Womp was of the Baptist Faith. He was a...

Harold Lee Flake

Apr 15, 2024

Mr. Harold Lee Flake, age 88, of Murray, Kentucky, passed away on Monday, April 15, 2024, at his home. 


          Mr. Flake was born on September 16, 1935, in Philadelphia, Mississippi to the late Lee Flake and Jewell (McNeil) Flake. He was an Army Veteran and worked as a machine operator for Wesley’s Quaker Maid Company in Detroit,...

Dr. Kenneth Paul Tucker

Apr 15, 2024

Dr. Kenneth Tucker passed away on Monday, April 15, 2024, at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House in Murray, KY. He was the son of Earl and Catherine Tucker. He was born on December 2, 1940, in Louisville, KY. He received his MA and BA at The University of Louisville and doctorate at The University of Kentucky in 1970....