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Obituaries

    1. Margie Mae Peavler
      Margie Mae Peavler

      9/19/2011

      CENTRAL CITY - Margie Mae Peavler, 91, of Central City, died Monday, September 19, 2011 at 7:56AM at her home. Mrs. Peavler was born May 9, 1920 in Muhlenberg County. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her daughters, Joyce Lloyd and Alice Peveler; husband Charles Clinton Peavler; and parents Thomas "Allie" and Lola Nichols.Survivors include her sons Larry (Virable) Peavler of Bowling Green and Michael (Sonya) Peavler of... Read more

    2. Billy Joe Camplin
      Billy Joe Camplin

      9/18/2011

      BEECHMONT - Billy Joe Camplin, 61, of Beechmont, died Sunday, September 18, 2011 at University of Louisville in Louisville. Mr. Camplin was born December 21, 1949 in Muhlenberg County. He was a self-employed carpenter and a member of Belton General Baptist Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his son, Joseph Eric Camplin; and brothers Herbert Wayne Camplin, Jimmy Camplin, Terry Camplin, and Jerry Camplin.... Read more

    3. James Henry Harrison
      James Henry Harrison

      9/18/2011

      BREMEN - James Henry Harrison, 40, of Bremen, died Sunday, September 18, 2011 at Regional Medical Center in Madisonville. Mr. Harrison was born March 4, 1971 in Muhlenberg County. He was a cook at Long John Silver's for 20 years and was a U.K. fan. He was of the Christian faith.Survivors include his children Christopher Gott of Indiana, Natasha Jackson of Benton, IL, and Michael Allen Harrison of Central City; step-children Kaneesha Bard... Read more

    4. Beatrice Elschide
      Beatrice Elschide

      9/17/2011

      Central City- Beatrice Ehlschide, 94, of Central City died Saturday, September 17, 2011 at 6:40 AM at Miller's Merry Manor in Rockport, Indiana. Born September 16, 1917 in Muhlenberg County she is of the Pentecostal Faith and worked as a assembly worker at Seeburg Manufacturing in Chicago. She is survived by one son, Kenneth (Louise) Ehlschide Sr. of Owensboro; two grandchildren, Debbie (Michael) Reed of Owensboro, Kenneth (Erica) Ehlschide... Read more

    5. Jerry Lee Wood
      Jerry Lee Wood

      9/16/2011

      Central City- Jerry Lee Wood, 69, of Central City died Friday, September 16, 2011 at 4:25 PM at Owensboro Medical Health System in Owensboro. Born October 14, 1941 in Muhlenberg County he was a member of Martwick Missionary Baptist Church. He was a retired U.S. Army Veteran where he was a helicopter crew chief in Vietnam and was an ammunition inspector in Fort Benning, Georgia. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Lupe L. Wood of... Read more

    6. Retta Lou Nofsinger
      Retta Lou Nofsinger

      9/15/2011

      CENTRAL CITY - Retta Lou Nofsinger, 67, of Central City, died Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 7:06AM at her home. Mrs. Nofsinger was born January 6, 1944 in Winslow, Indiana. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her son, Doug Payton.Survivors include her husband, Kenneth Nofsinger; daughter Penny (Martin) Adams of Boonville, IN; grandchildren David and Stephen Adams; brothers Jackie (Teresa) Anderson... Read more

    7. Marion Virginia Johnson
      Marion Virginia Johnson

      9/14/2011

      CENTRAL CITY - Marion Virginia Johnson, 88, of Central City, died Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 8:47AM at Ohio County Hospital. Mrs. Johnson was born March 20, 1923 in Beaver Island, Michigan. She was a homemaker and member of Central City Church of God. She enjoyed fishing, camping, antique stores, and spending time with her angels. She was preceded in death by her husband, Melbourne Johnson Sr.; sons Charles Johnson Sr. and Robert Allen... Read more

    8. James Michael "Butch" Devine
      James Michael "Butch" Devine

      9/13/2011

      FORT MYERS, FL - James Michael "Butch" Devine, 51, of Fort Myers, Florida, formerly of Central City, died Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at Hope Hospice in Fort Myers, Florida. Mr. Devine was born May 25, 1960 in Muhlenberg County. He worked in the heating and cooling business, as an owner and operator, and technician. He was of the Christian faith. He was preceded in death by his father, James Edward Devine Jr., and a brother, Ronnie Millard.... Read more

    9. Ricky Lee Gibson
      Ricky Lee Gibson

      9/11/2011

      Beechcreek- Ricky Lee Gibson, 58, of Beechcreek died Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 1:30 AM at Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home in Madisonville. Born August 21, 1953 in Dayton, Ohio he was a coal miner.He is survived by a son, Brandon Gibson of Greenville; a daughter, Shannon Ramage of Madisonville; three grandchildren, Sabrina Gibson, Tucker Ramage, and Treyden Gibson; mother, Beulah Gibson of Penrod; a brother, Gary Gibson of Hanson; a... Read more

    10. Carlene  Ann Bilbro
      Carlene Ann Bilbro

      9/10/2011

      Powderly- Carlene Ann Bilbro, 75, of Powderly died Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 12:35 PM at Muhlenberg Community Hospital in Greenville. Born April 2, 1936 in Henderson, KY she was the Activity Director at Sparks Nursing Home in Central City and was of the Baptist Faith.She is preceded in death by her parents, Rev. Carl & Virginia Wright.She is survived by three sons, James Norman Bilbro III of Greenville, Michael Wright Bilbro of... Read more

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