Lexington Obituaries

Lexington Obituaries

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  • Saturday Aug 11 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition 

    Luke Meadors

    Luke Meadors, 72, of Paducah passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2018, at the Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center at Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital.


  • Tuesday Aug 7 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition 

    Stuart 'Stu' Mitchell

    Stuart "Stu" Mitchell, 67, of Paducah, formerly of Lexington, Kentucky, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, August 3, 2018, with his family in attendance.


  • Monday Aug 6 | via Paulding Progress 

    Linda Akers

    DEFIANCE Linda L. Akers, 77, of Defiance, passed away peacefully on Friday evening, Aug. 3 at The Laurels of Defiance. She was born on Nov. 21, 1940 to Cecil and Nancy Lively in Elton, W.Va.


  • Monday Aug 6 | via Columbia Magazine 

    Sad word of the death of Ruby Smith Adams, 67, Burke...

    Sad word of the death of Ruby Smith Adams, 67, Burkesville, KY Ruby Smith Adams, age 67, of Burkesville, KY, widow of Jerry Adams, mother of Nikki McCloughan, passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at The University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington, KY. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time, but will be posted here when available from Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY.


  • Sunday Jul 29 | via WLEX-TV Lexington 

    Ex-WWE Star Brian Christopher Lawler Dead At Age 46

    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says the 46-year-old son of WWE Hall of Fame wrestler Jerry "The King" Lawler was found hanging in his cell on Saturday. The agency says officers performed CPR and Lawler was taken to a hospital in Memphis, where he died Sunday.


  • Thursday Jul 26 | via Dayton Daily News 

    JAMES Jr., William

    JAMES Jr., William Vincent "Bill" Of Dayton, departed this life on July 19, 2018. He was born on April 8, 1951 to William Vincent James, Sr. and Maxine Brewer Hawkins in Dayton, OH.


  • Jul 18, 2018 | via Dayton Daily News 

    SPARKS, Travis

    SPARKS, Travis E. Age 96, of McKee passed away on July 15, 2018, at Lexington, Kentucky. He was the son,and the last survivor, of seven children of the late Levi Sparks and Lula Gabbard Sparks.


  • Jul 17, 2018 | via Daily Reporter 

    Valeria Warrix Webb

    Valeria Warrix Webb, age 80, of Suffolk, VA formerly of Hancock County, Indiana and Lexington, Kentucky, passed away June 21, 2018. She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, William "Bill" David Webb; her children, Elizabeth W. Petry and husband Lowell and William David Webb, II and wife Maria; six grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; her sisters, Diane Cooksey of Lexington, KY and Pamela Keramati of Jacksonville, FL; and numerous nieces and nephews.


  • Jul 16, 2018 | via The News-Review 

    Allan Brian Romeril

    At the age of seven he was evacuated from his home with the other students at his school and billeted in the north of England as the Nazis occupied the Channel Islands. After the war his family immigrated to the United States.


  • Jul 15, 2018 | via WLEX-TV Lexington 

    Elderly Woman Attacked In 2016 Home Invasion Dies

    Relatives of an elderly woman who was attacked and beaten in her home, tell us she died from her injuries. Her granddaughter tells LEX 18 that Pike died Sunday as a result of her injuries from that attack nearly two years ago.


  • Jul 13, 2018 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition 

    Jo Ann Collins Hancock

    Jo Ann Collins Hancock, 86, widow of Ben Hite Hancock, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at Parkview Nursing Home in Paducah.


  • Jul 5, 2018 | via Adair Progress 

    Markilia Ruth Franklin Gomez

    Marilia Ruth Franklin Gomez, 25, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at the University of Kentucky Medical in Lexington. She is survived by her mother, Carrie Turner Morgan of Columbia; her father, Mark Franklin and his wife Melissa of Sparksville, four children, Karissa Mounce, Mary Anna Albarez, Sophia Gomez and Ariel Gomez; two brothers, Dakota Stotts of Columbia and Timmy Franklin of Russell Springs; one sister, Alisha Stotts of Columbia; a special uncle and aunt, Coy and Tony Turner of Columbia.


  • Jul 3, 2018 | via Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal 

    Randy a oeDrivera Paul Derouchie

    Randy “Driver” Paul Derouchie, 61, passed away June 29, 2018 at U.K. Hospital in Lexington, KY surrounded by his family. He was born October 4, 1956 in Massena, NY to Pauline Derouchie of Massena and the late Gary Derouchie.


  • Jul 2, 2018 | via Morning Journal 

    Firestone descendants due for a visit to Columbiana

    The July 6 visit coincides with the city's recognition that this year marks the 150th anniversary of Firestone's birth. The visit will also coincide with a formal groundbreaking ceremony for the long-awaited Mirror Lake project spearheaded by the Columbiana Restoration and Beautification Committee that was largely funded through a private donation from R&B chairwoman Pat Tingle.


  • Jul 2, 2018 | via Coalfield.com 

    Frederick J. McConnell

    Frederick J. McConnell, 79, of Norton, went to be with his Lord on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Johnson City Medical Center.


  • Jun 30, 2018 | via Hollywood Reporter 

    WWE Star Matt Cappotelli Dies at 38

    Former WWE star Matt Cappotelli, a winner of the wrestling reality competition series Tough Enough , died Friday after a battle with cancer, his wife announced. He was 38. In a Facebook group dedicated to supporting her husband, Lindsay Cappotelli wrote, "Today my love-my strong, sweet, beautiful love-took his last breath at 3:30 a.m. and went Home to be with Jesus...exactly one year after his brain surgery.


  • Jun 28, 2018 | via WLEX-TV Lexington 

    President Trump Tweets Condolences To Annapolis

    "Prior to departing Wisconsin, I was briefed on the shooting at Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland. My thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families.