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Deceased Date: 2018-10-16

Agnes Jeanette Thomas

Agnes Jeanette Thomas, 83, Bruceview Drive, died at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, at Bradford Heights Nursing Home of natural causes. Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Lamb Funeral Home with the Rev. Michael Thomas officiating, assisted by the Rev. Bryan Thomas. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:30 until 11:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. A native of LaFayette, she was born Dec. 24, 1934, the daughter of the late Brandon and Mable Lee Miles McCain. She was a bookkeeper for Hopkinsville Water Company for 20+ years. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Thomas, in 2014. Survivors include her sons, Michael (Betsy) Thomas, Knoxville, Tenn., and Ricky Thomas, Hopkinsville; her brothers, Lynne McCain, Brentwood, Tenn., and Bob McCain, Mt. Juliet, Tenn.; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-10-08

Harry Lee Ward

Harry Lee Ward, 79, Apache Drive, died at 1:08 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville. A memorial services will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Lamb Funeral Home, with the Rev. James Howard Simpson officiating with assistance from Marvin Toomer. The body will be cremated. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. A native of Hopkinsville, he was born July 23, 1939, the son of the late Harry Ward and Mary Ethel Ward. He was a salesman for Colonial Baking and Central City Produce. He was a member of Henderson Memorial Baptist Church. He was also a Kentucky Colonel and life member of the Eagles, Hoptown Hopper Kitty League. He was preceded in death by his son, Steven B. Ward, in 2011. Survivors include his son, Micky Ward, Hopkinsville. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-10-09

Mary Helen Hale

Mary Helen Hale, 65, Hillaire Drive, died at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 at her home of natural causes. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lamb Funeral Home with Rev. Ken Shaver officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 until 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. A native of Hopkinsville, she was born July 16, 1953 the daughter of the late Lawrence E. and Merivale Newton Cook. She was a social worker for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James A. “Jim” Hale in July 2018; and her daughter, Katie Pierce, in 2003. Survivors include her sons, John Pierce and Jason Hale, both of Hopkinsville; her daughters, Suzanne Hale Roberts, Richmond Hill, Ga., and Petrina Hale Wheatcraft, Clarksville; her brother, Robin L. (Doris) Cook, Evansville; and seven grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to The Dream Factory or Compassionate Friends. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-10-09

Eric Glenn Medeiros

Eric Glenn Medeiros, 49, Morris Circle, died at 9:18 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, at his home of natural causes. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Lamb Funeral Home. Burial will be at Green Hill Memorial Garden. Visitation will be from 5 until 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. A native of Hopkinsville, he was born May 18, 1969, the son of Dan and Doris Chism Medeiros, Hopkinsville. He was a pharmacist at Western State Hospital and a member of Southside Church of Christ. Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his brothers, Michael (Teresa) Medeiros, Hopkinsville, and Ivan (Theresa) Medeiros, Cadiz; and a sister, Danya (Rick) Greer, Russellville. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-10-04

Lee I. Pacheco

Lee I. Pacheco, 66, Shadowood Trail, died at 10:45 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at home of natural causes. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Lamb Funeral Home with the Rev. John Birchett officiating with assistance from James Pacheco and John Hutchens. Burial will be in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-West. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Lamb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. A native of Hilo, Hawaii, he was born April 30, 1952, the son of the late Fred Pacheco and Matilda Ursula Ornellas Pacheco. He was a retired master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force and a sales manager at McGee Pest Control. Survivors include his wife, Donna Kay Pacheco, Hopkinsville; his son, Chai Wongtonglor Pacheco, Hopkinsville; his daughters, Lamied Booher and LeeAnn Salerno, both of Citrus Heights, Calif., and Amanda Lee Jones, Hopkinsville; his brother, James Pacheco, Hilo, Hawaii; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-10-02

Dorothy M. Sholar Doss

Dorothy Marie Sholar Doss, 88, of Creekview Drive, died at 2:03 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, at Covington’s Convalescent Center of natural causes. Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Lamb Funeral Home with Janet Carden officiating, assisted by Willie Wilson. Burial will be at Green Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the service time Friday at the funeral home. A native of Cerulean, she was born Nov. 25, 1929, the daughter of the late Paul P. and Musie Laura Burgess Gardner. She was a cafeteria worker for the Christian County School System. She was a member of Cerulean Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Alfred Brandon Sholar, and her second husband, Nathan R. “Bob” Doss. Survivors include her sons, Tom (Joyce) Sholar and Michael Sholar, both of Hopkinsville; and four grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to Cerulean Baptist Church or the Alzheimer’s Foundation. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-09-25

Daniel H. Hoover

Daniel H. Hoover, 62, Hoover Lane, Hopkinsville, died at 8:52 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center of natural causes. Services will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Fairview Mennonite Church with Samuel Hoover officiating. Burial will be at Fairview Mennonite Church Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 until 4 p.m. and 6 until 8 p.m. Friday at his home on Hoover Lane. A native of Lancaster County, Pa., he was born Aug. 21, 1956 the son of the late Amos and Lydia Hoover. He was a farmer and a member of Fairview Mennonite Church. Survivors include his wife, Lucy Hoover, Hopkinsville; his sons, Nelson (Rhoda) Hoover, Crist (Susanna) Hoover, Dennis (Elsie) Hoover, Jason (Ella) Hoover, Daniel Hoover, Jr. and Lester Hoover, all of Hopkinsville; his daughters, Lydia (Matthew) Hoover, Trenton, Edna Hoover, Susan Hoover and Lucille Hoover, all of Hopkinsville; his brothers, Isaac (Mabel) Hoover, James (Ester) Hoover, Jonah (Katie) Hoover, Amos (Grace) Hoover, Paul (Edith) Hoover, Leron (Lena) Hoover, Lloyd (Edna) Hoover, Lester (Sarah) Hoover, all of Pa., John (Ester) Hoover, Elkton; his sisters, Elma Hoover and Martha (David) Hoover, both of Hopkinsville, Ada (Levi) Reiff, Emma (Luke) Martin, Mary (Paul) Hoover, Lydia (David) Hoover, Linda Hoover, all of Pa.; and 16 grandchildren. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-09-24

Ruth Z. Zimmerman

Ruth Zimmerman, 63, Hopkinsville, died at 10:10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at her home of natural causes. Services will be at 9:30 a.m. Friday at Meadow Valley Mennonite Church with Bishop Irvin Zimmerman officiating, assisted by Eddie Ramer. Burial will be at Meadow Valley Church Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 until 4 p.m. and 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday at her home. Lamb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. A native of East Earl Township in Lancaster, Pa., she was born Aug. 7, 1955 the daughter of Mary N. Zimmerman Martin, Millmont, Pa., and the late Daniel H. Martin. She was a homemaker and a member of Meadow Valley Mennonite Church. Besides her father, she was preceded in death by her son, Noah Zimmerman; one brother; and one sister. Survivors, in addition to her mother, include her husband, Adam Zimmerman, Sr., Hopkinsville; her sons, John Daniel (Esther) Zimmerman and Adam (Elisa) Zimmerman, Jr., Hopkinsville; her daughters, Lizzie (Daniel) Rissler and Katie Mae (Matthew) Newswanger, both of Hopkinsville, Martha (Jesse) Shirk, Spencer, Tenn., Elva (Luke) Burkholder, Elsie (Monroe) Zimmerman, Liberty, Tenn., Ruth Ann (Leon) Leinbach, Elkton, and Rachel (Jonathan) Martin, Pembroke; her brothers, Ammon (Eva) Martin, Mifflinburg, Pa., Walter (Charlotte) Martin, International Falls, Minn., Daniel (Esther) Martin, Lewisburg, Pa., Norman (Lucille) Martin, Kutztown, Pa., Lloyd (Marian) Martin, Shippensburg, Pa., and Glenn (Carolyn) Martin, Penn Yan, N.Y.; her sisters, Ester (Irvin) Martin, Mary Ella (Elvin) Zimmerman, Arlene (Daniel) Martin and Miriam (John) Martin, all of Mifflinburg, Pa, Erma (Ammen) Martin, El Dorado Springs, Mo., and Linda (Aaron) Reiff, Penn Yan, N.Y.; 55 grandchildren and nine great- grandchildren. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-09-20

Scott Carmack

Scott Carmack, 50, of Shiloh Church Road, died at 5:19 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Memorial services will be at a later date. The body will be cremated. Lamb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. A native of Sikeston, Mo., he was born June 13, 1968, the son of Lee Roy Carmack and Barbara (Robert L.) Taylor, both of Sikeston, Mo. He was an engineer at TGASK and was a private pilot. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. Survivors include his wife, Angie Carmack, Hopkinsville; his son, Joshua Carmack, Benton, Mo.; his daughters, Kimberly Carmack, Hopkinsville, and Kristal Carmack, Sikeston, Mo.; his brother, Randy Carmack, St. Louis; and five grandchildren. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-09-14

Rhonda Childers

Rhonda Childers, 61, of Farm Hill Drive, died at 12:50 p.m. Friday Sept. 14, 2018, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center of natural causes. Services will be at noon Wednesday at Lamb Funeral Home with Roy King and Chris Childers officiating. Burial will be in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-West. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the service time Wednesday at the funeral Home. A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., she was born Feb. 8, 1952, the daughter of the late Irving and Ruth Messenger Payman. She was self-employed and had been an owner/operator of a dry cleaning business. Survivors include her husband, William E. Childers Sr.; her sons, William E. “Billy” Childers Jr., and Chris (Lisa) Childers, both of Hopkinsville, and Sean Childers, Afghanistan; her daughter, Rhonda Jung, Elizabethtown; and 14 grandchildren. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-09-06

Cliff E. White

Cliff E. White, 64, of Lewis Rd., died at 11:21 a.m. September 6, 2018, at Continue Care, Madisonville, KY, of natural causes. Graveside Service will be at 11 a.m., Monday at Ridgetop Cemetery in Crofton, KY with Rev. Paul Farmer officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 until 10:30 a.m., Monday at Lamb Funeral Home. A native of Christian County, he was born February 2, 1954, the son of the late Leonard and Elva Young White. He was a painter and a member of New Covenant of Grace In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife, Brenda White in 1999. Survivors include his wife, Helen White, Crofton; a son Cliff (Jia) White, Highland, IN; a daughter, Jami White, Christian County; a sister, Shirley Hunt, Hopkinsville; 9 Grandchildren and 1 Great Grandchild. Read More

Deceased Date: 2018-09-04

Earlene Williams Lee

Earlene Williams Lee, 71, Buckner Drive, died at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Bradford Heights Nursing and Rehab of natural causes. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Lamb Funeral Home with the Rev. Barry Williams officiating. Burial will be in Hale Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. A native of Christian County, she was born Jan. 23, 1947, the daughter of the late William C. Williams and Lucy Hancock. She worked as a sales lady at Kids Country and was a member of Little River Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Jerry Lee; her sons, Jay (Stacey) Lee, Jeff (Vicki) Lee and Kenny (Brenna) Lee, all of Hopkinsville; her brothers, Larry Wayne Williams and Frankie Williams, both of Hopkinsville; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to Pennyroyal Hospice, 220 Burley Ave., Hopkinsville, KY 42240. Read More