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Deceased Date: 2017-11-17

Brenda K. Brawner

Brenda K. Brawner, 64, of Hopkinsville, died at 1:22 p.m. Friday, November 17, 2017, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center following a brief illness.   Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Lamb Funeral Home, with Jason Smitty officiating. Burial will be at Bronaugh Cemetery on the Brawner Farm. Visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Lamb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.   A native of Christian County, she was born April 30, 1953 to the late Dudley Roe and Mae Marrie (Gates) Lee. She was the owner and operator at Dallas Brawner Furniture Store and was a member of Bluff Springs Church of Christ. Survivors include her husband, Dallas Brawner of Hopkinsville; her son, Jimmy Wayne (Tara) Jones, Taylorsville, KY; her daughters, Misty (Jeff) Green, Hopkinsville, and Christy (Billy) Thomas, Clarksville, Tenn.; her brothers, Jerry (Earlene) Lee, Hopkinsville, and Randy (Mary Evelyn) Lee, Hopkinsville; her sisters, Melinda (David) Perdue, Todd Co., and Janie (Greg) Pryer, Hopkinsville; 8 grandchildren; and 6 great grandchildren. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-11-17

Lois Pack

Lois E. Pack, 97, of Florence Street, died at 8:17 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at her residence on Dawson Springs Road of natural causes. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church with Jeff Calhoun officiating. Burial will be in Green Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from noon until the service time Tuesday at the church. Lamb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. A native of Gibson County, Tenn., she was born Aug. 20, 1920, the daughter of the late George Joe and Luda B. Fry Eakes. She was a machine operator at the International Shoe Factory and Pop Fastener, and had worked at Electrolysis Hair Removal. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and was a member of the Keenagers as well as Prayers and Squares. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Martha Joy Hester. Survivors include her brother, Billy Joe Eakes, Dyer, Tenn.; three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Memorials are suggested to Pennyroyal Hospice and the Kentucky United Methodist Children’s Home, 1115 Ashgrove Road Nicholasville, KY 40356. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-11-15

Ronnie Rittenberry

Ronnie Rittenberry, 72, Hopkinsville, died at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at Baptist Health in Madisonville, of natural causes. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Green Hill Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Paige Williams officiating. Lamb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. A native of Hopkinsville, he was born April 28, 1945, the son of the late Henry Gordon Rittenberry and Ollie Rebecca Pardue Rittenberry. Survivors include his brother, Ricky Rittenberry, Fort Worth, Texas; and his sisters, Janice Noel Wagoner, Evansville, Ind., Lynn Major, Hopkinsville and Jeannie Welker, Sharon Grove. Memorial contributions may be made to Gideons International.     Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-11-09

Betty Hardin

Betty Hardin, 55, of Cave Street, died at 4:49 a.m. Thursday, November 9, 2017 at her home following a brief illness. Services will be at 3 p.m. at Lamb Funeral Home with David Harrison officiating and Michael D. Stokes assisting. Lamb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Burial will be at Peaceful Meadows. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until the service hour on Saturday at the funeral home.   A native of Hopkinsville, KY, she was born June 4, 1962, the daughter of the late William and Carrie (Jones) McGhee. She was a housekeeper at Western State Hospital for 12 years.   In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Danny E. Hardin. Survivors include her sons, Toby McGhee, Ft. Bragg, North Carolina, Chris McGhee, Hopkinsville; her daughter, Danielle Haby, Hopkinsville; her brother, Billy McGhee, Hopkinsville; her sisters, Rosie Wright, Cadiz, Judy Cansler, Hopkinsville, and 11 grandchildren.   Memorials may be made to the Pennyroyal Hospice. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-11-07

Peggy A. Dunn

Peggy Ann Dunn, 62, of Hopkinsville, died at 10:12 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017 at her home. Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Lamb Funeral Home with Reverend Ed Rawlins officiating. Burial will be at Rawlins Cemetery in Pembroke, KY. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. A native of Elkton, KY, she was born January 11, 1955, the daughter of the late William and Carrie (Jones) McGhee. She was a CNA at Morningside Assisted Living. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband George Dunn. Survivors include her sons, Joey (April) McGhee, of Hopkinsville, and Michael (Patti) McGhee, of Guthrie; her brother, Billy McGhee, of Hopkinsville; her sisters, Rosie Wright,of Cadiz, Judy Cansler, of Hopkinsville; 5 grandchildren; and 6 great grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the Rawlins Cemetery Fund: ZT Rawlins 695 Quisenberry Lane. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-11-05

Betty Stallons

Betty Stallons, 85, of Old Madisonville Road, died at 12:18 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at Bradford Heights Health and Rehab of natural causes. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lamb Funeral Home with Russ Stallons officiating. Burial will be at Fuller Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 until 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. A native of Trigg County, she was born March 14, 1932, the daughter of the late William Marvin and Mary Edith Jones Lamb. She was a homemaker and a member of West Mt. Zoar Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmie Layton Stallons; and two sons, Vernon Stallons and Roy Stallons. Survivors include her sons, Todd (Debbie) Jones, Henderson, Richard (Glenda) Stallons, Ronnie (Debra) Stallons, Roger Stallons, Ross (Gayle) Stallons and Ray (Rita) Stallons, all of Christian County; her daughters, Janice (Norris) Smiles, Clarksville, and Judy Lawrence, Christian County; her sister, Jessie Cameron, Hopkinsville; 25 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to The Dream Factory. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-11-04

Stella J. Calvin

Stella J. Calvin, 81, of North O’Neal Avenue, died at 11:16 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center of natural causes. There will be no immediate services. The body was cremated. Lamb Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. A native of Kentucky, she was born Dec. 26, 1935, the daughter of the late Roosevelt Johnson and Roxie Ann (Stewart) Johnson. She worked in assembly plating at Faultless Caster. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Troy Collins and her husband, Billy W. Calvin. Survivors include her son Michel Calvin, Hopkinsville, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-10-26

Rhoda Grace

Rhoda Grace, 45, of Spain Lane, died at 3:34 p.m. Thurs., October 26, 2017, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center following a brief illness. Services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Monday at Lamb Funeral Home, with Buddy Weatherford and Gene Johnson officiating. Burial will be at Ebenezer Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 until 6 p.m. on Sunday at the Funeral Home. A native of Hopkinsville, she was born on Oct. 6, 2017, the daughter of the late Junior Ernest and Mary Calvin Davis. She was a homemaker and a member of Grace Ministries. Survivors include her husband Danny Grace of Hopkinsville,; her sons, William Buckley, of the home, Kevin Grace,Elkton, KY, Joshua Grace,Adams,TN, and Daniel Grace of the home; her daughters, Belinda Deason,Hopkinsville, Mary Grace of the home, and Leigh Grace of the home; her brother Wayne Davis and her sister Laura Word both of Dawson Springs. Memorials may be mad to the Ebenezer Cemetery Fund. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-10-26

Ronnie Guinn

Ronnie Guinn, 73, of Lafayette, KY, died at 9:28 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at his home of natural causes. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Lamb Funeral Home with Terry Hancock officiating. Burial will be at Powell Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 p.m. until the service time on Saturday at the funeral home. A native of Christian County, he was born September 15, 1944, the son of the late James Earl and Nancy Ellen (Walker) Guinn. He was a farmer. Survivors include his wife, Nina Guinn of Lafayette; his daughter, Mrs. Paul (Michelle Guinn) Morgan of Freeburg, ILL.; his sister, Betty Guinn Garner, of Winter Parks, Fla; and one grandchild. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-10-24

Annie Belle Ramsey

Annie Belle Ramsey, 94, died at 8:50 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, at Covington’s Convalescent Center of natural causes. A private burial was Wednesday at Riverside Cemetery. A native of Nashville, she was born Aug. 22, 1923, the daughter of the late Howard and Maude Dee Rittenberry Harrison. She was a homemaker and a member of Life Tabernacle Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her two husbands, James Leslie Homberger and Oscar Ramsey; her son, James Leslie Homberger Jr.; her daughters, Carol Ann Staggs and Linda Homberger. Survivors include two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-10-24

Wayne Wilson

Wayne Wilson, 53, of Tremont Dr., died at 12:04 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, at Baptist Health Madisonville of natural causes. Services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at Lamb Funeral Home with Dr. Joe Bufford officiating. Burial will be at Pinegrove Cemetery in North Grafton, Mass. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until the service time Thursday at the funeral home. A native of Worcester, Mass., he was born July 31, 1964, the son of John H. Wilson, Hopkinsville and the late Alice Felicia Wilson. He worked at Pro Shop and Trophy House. He was a member of the United States Bowling Association, The Bowling Handicap League, the Bowling Association League and the Eagles Club. He was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church. In addition to his father, survivors include his son, Wayne Alan Wilson II, Hopkinsville. Memorials are suggest to Active Day Care of Hopkinsville, 921 N Main St, Hopkinsville, KY 42240 or Christian County Humane Society. Read More

Deceased Date: 2017-09-07

Richard Wakefield

Richard Wakefield, 64, of North Jessup Avenue, died at 3:29 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center of natural causes. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Lamb Funeral Home with the Rev. Dale Comperry officiating. Burial will be in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-West. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the service time Tuesday at the funeral home. A native of Madera, Calif., he was born Dec. 1, 1952, the son of the late Richard Myles Wakefield Sr. and Lillian Elinore Rush Wakefield. He was a truck driver at Bulk Matic. He was a member of Grace Ministries. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Survivors include his wife Mayzelle Wakefield; his daughter, Tina Blakenship, Hopkinsville; his brothers, Rocky Wakefield, Hopkinsville, Ricky Lynn Wakefield, Carlyle, Ariz., Daniel Ray Wakefield, Montana; his sister, Patty Thrift and Brenda Manuel, both of Carlyle, Ariz.; and four grandchildren. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Charities or to the Christian County Animal Shelter. Read More