Barbara Louise Martin

Jul 30, 2023

Barbara Louise Martin, 85 departed this life Sunday July 30, 2023 in the arms of her husband of 61 years, at her home in Owensboro, Kentucky. She was born November 12, 1937, to the late 

James LaVerne Pickrell and James Lelia Fowler. She was employed at Owensboro Surgical Group as well as other medical facilities throughout her carrier. 

In addition...

Kenneth Lane Phelps

Jul 30, 2023


Kenneth Lane Phelps, 66, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 30, 2023 at his home.  He was born December 1, 1956 in Ohio County to the late James and Ruth Ross Phelps of Beaver Dam.    

Kenneth was a long time member of Parrish Avenue Baptist Church and frequented Bellevue Baptist Church.  He enjoyed fishing, playing...

Kenneth Larry Lanham

Jul 29, 2023


Kenneth Larry Lanham, 81, of Owensboro passed away Saturday July 29, 2023 at home with family by his side. Born March 10, 1942 in Daviess County to the late Joseph and Etheleen Lanham, Kenny grew up in the Knottsville area and was employed at Owensboro Municipal Utilities for over 30 years.

In addition to his parents, Kenny was preceded...

Margaret Mary Ratliff

Jul 29, 2023

Margaret Mary Ratliff, 92, of Owensboro passed away Saturday, July 29, 2023, at her residence at the Carmel Home. The Daviess County native was born March 25, 1931, to the late James Wilbur Higdon and Ruth Johnson Higdon. Margaret Mary was employed at GE and later retired from Bacon’s but spent most of her life as a faithful homemaker taking...

Patricia Aud Dickens

Jul 29, 2023

Patricia Aud Dickens, 81, of Owensboro, passed away peacefully at The Heartford House on Saturday, July 29, 2023.  She was born July 17, 1942, to the late Charles G. Aud and Mildred Hibdon Schooler.

Patricia and her husband owned Patio’s Restaurant in Owensboro.  She was a baker and enjoyed making wedding cakes for family and friends.  Patricia was artistic with...

Stephen B. Woodard

Jul 28, 2023


Stephen B. Woodard, 72, of Owensboro passed away on Friday, July 28, 2023, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born January 29, 1951 in Henderson County to the late Walter “Doc” and Opal Woodard. Stephen had two main joys in life and cooking was one of them. He made a mean vegetable soup and delicious BBQ. His other...

Kenneth Roberts

Jul 28, 2023


Kenneth Roberts, 58, of Knottsville, passed away Friday, July 28, 2023 at his home.  He was born April 12, 1965 in Daviess County to the late Samuel and Dorothy Payne Roberts.  Kenny was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church where he has been a eucharistic minister and the Knights of Columbus Council #16125 in Knottsville.  He was retired...

Sharon Kost

Jul 27, 2023


Sharon Kost, 77, of Owensboro passed away Thursday, July 27, 2023, while under the care of  Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born March 3, 1946 in Daviess County to the late Luther Henry and Adeline Estille (Carr) Porter. Sharon was a member of 3rd Baptist Church. Her favorite pastime includes going out to eat, particularly at Golden Corral...

Anneliese Koeppl Krauchi

Jul 27, 2023


Anneliese Koeppl Krauchi, 91, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, July 27, 2023, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born March 8, 1932, in Weiden Germany, to the late May Koeppl and Maria Schoenberger Koeppl.

Anneliese met her husband Jack while he was in Germany, serving in the United States Army, and came to the United States in 1953....

Lee Roy Shouse

Jul 26, 2023


Lee Roy Shouse, 87, of Hartford, passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2023. He was born December 27, 1935, in Owensboro, to the late Elmer and Artie Mae Ray Shouse. Lee Roy graduated from Hartford High School in 1955 where he also played baseball, proudly served in the United States Army National Guard, and retired from Modern Welding in...