Mr. David Russell Hester

Sep 4, 2023


      Mr. David Russell Hester, age 61, of Benton, Kentucky, passed away Monday, September 4, 2023, at Tri Star Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.


          Mr. Hester was born on July 4, 1962, in Kirksey, Kentucky to the late Radford Hester and Dorothy May (Brewer) Lindsey. He was a United States Army Veteran.



Richard "Ricky" Wayne Watkins

Sep 1, 2023


Richard “Ricky” Wayne Watkins, 57, of Nashville, Tennessee, passed away Friday, September 1, 2023. Rick was born in Murray, KY and spent his childhood growing up in Callaway County and Hazel, Kentucky. He graduated from high school in Murray, Kentucky in 1984.

In 2002, Rick moved to Nashville, where he worked at Realty Title and recently at Foundation Title...

Sue Carraway

Aug 31, 2023




          Mrs. Sue Hale Carraway, age 86, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Thursday, August 31, 2023, at the Marshall County Hospital in Benton, Kentucky.

          Mrs. Carraway was born on January 25, 1937, in Calloway County, Kentucky, to the late Toy Elvie Hale and Lexie Cleaver Hale. Sue was a homemaker and a member of the Locust...

Mr. Gene Paul King

Aug 28, 2023


Mr. Gene Paul King, age 82, of Murray, Kentucky, died, Monday, August 28, 2023, at his home.


Mr. King was born on July 19, 1941, in New Concord, Kentucky to the late George Ora King and Alma Odelle Steele King. He attended both the New Concord School and the Murray Independent School. Mr. King worked at Tappan until...

Mrs. Donna K. (Lassiter) Jackson

Aug 27, 2023



             Mrs. Donna K. (Lassiter) Jackson, age 76, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Sunday, August 27, 2023, in Santa Fe, New Mexico.


            Mrs. Jackson was born on August 31, 1946, in Murray, Kentucky to the late Marvin Lassiter and Linda Sue (Jetton) Lassiter. She was a homemaker, gardener, and was...

Mrs. Lois O'Daniel

Aug 22, 2023


Mrs. Lois O’Daniel, age 73, of Murray, Kentucky, passed away on Tuesday, August 22, 2023, at Spring Creek Healthcare in Murray, Kentucky.


          Mrs. O’Daniel was born on January 10, 1950, in O’Claire, Wisconsin to the late Ralph Gorton and Vivian Stevens Gorton. She worked at Wal-Mart and was a sitter for the elderly. Mrs. O’Daniel was...

Geraldine E. "Jackie" Underwood

Aug 21, 2023


           Mrs. Geraldine E. “Jackie” Underwood, age 88, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Monday, August 21, 2023, at Spring Creek Nursing and Rehab in Murray.


            Mrs. Underwood was born in Pound, Virginia on March 31, 1935, to the late Silas P. Edwards and Oma (Mullins) Edwards. Mrs. Underwood retired from Mattel Manufacturing...

Mrs. Anna Ruth Harris

Aug 20, 2023


Anna Ruth Harris, 91, of Murray, KY died August 20, 2023, at Heritage Place Assisted Living in Burleson, TX.  Her husband Virgil M. Harris resides at Barton House Senior Living in Louisville, KY. 


She was a 1949 graduate of Murray High School and attended Murray State University.  She worked at the family insurance agency, Murray Insurance Agency.  She was a member...

Bettye M. Bailey

Aug 20, 2023




          Mrs. Bettye M. Bailey, age 91, of Murray, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, August 20, 2023, at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital.


          Mrs. Bailey was born on December 21, 1931, in Paducah, Kentucky, to the late Lloyd and Nettie Noles McKeel. Bettye was a former employee with Bellsouth, a homemaker and a member of the...

Johnny Robert Williams

Aug 18, 2023


          Mr. Johnny Robert Williams, age 81, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Friday, August 18, 2023, at the Murray – Calloway County Hospital.


            Mr. Williams was born in Calloway County, Kentucky, on May 6, 1942, to the late Robert and Lucy (McCuiston) Williams. Mr. Williams was a retired farmer and truck driver...