Obituaries
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Raymond Paul Lee, 63

Services for Raymond Paul Lee, 63, of Kuttawa, were held Feb. 28, at Dunn’s Funeral Home in Eddyville with the Rev. Mike Farmer officiating. Burial followed in Chestnut Oak Cemetery with military rites.

Mr. Lee died Feb. 25 at his home in Kuttawa. He was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church and a United States Army veteran of the Vietnam War.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Jean Sedlock Lee, and his father, Raymond Lee.

Survivors are: a son, George Lee of Tiline; two daughters, Tammy Demarco and Cathy Teague, both of Benton; his mother, Anna Pauline DeBoe Lee of Kuttawa; eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.



Robert Lee Minor, 80

Services for Robert Lee Minor, 80, of Eddyville, formerly of Joliet, Ill., were March 4 at Lakeland Funeral Home Chapel in Eddyville with the Rev. Jack Larwa officiating. Burial followed in Kentucky Veteran’s Cemetery West in Hopkinsville with graveside military honors.

Mr. Minor died Feb. 28 in Princeton Health and Rehab Center in Princeton. He was retired from Sears in Oakbrook, Ill., as hardware manager with 30 years service. He was also the former manager of Pro-Car Wash in Eddyville, a member of American Legion Post 68, an Army Korean War veteran and attended Eddyville United Methodist Church in Eddyville.

His parents were Curtis Ried and Alberta Castilow Minor.

He was preceded in death by a son, Patrick Minor Sr.; two sisters, and four brothers.

Survivors are: his wife, Nancy Long Minor; two daughters, Linda Johnson of St. Paul, Minn., and Sandra Minor of Bellevue, Wash.; three grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a brother, Dale Minor of Edmond, Okla.; three sisters, Wilma Adams of Eddyville, Rosalie Miller of Lima, and Brenda Snider, both of Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association, Kaden Tower, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40205-3284.



L. Hylan Gray, 80

Services for L. Hylan Gray, 80, of Kuttawa, were March 3 at Dunn’s Funeral Home in Eddyville. The Rev. Carl Nelson officiated and burial followed at Macedonia Cemetery with military rites.

Mr. Gray died Feb. 28 at Caldwell Medical Center in Princeton. He served in the United States Air Force, receiving the Master Crew Chief in the Strategic Air Command and the Air Force Commendation Medal, and served in the Korean Conflict and Vietnam War. He served as fire chief for the Kuttawa Volunteer Fire Department for 15 years and retired from the Kentucky State Penitentiary. He was a member of the American Legion Post 68 in Kuttawa, Lyon County Association of Neighbors Assisting Neighbors and was a Kentucky Colonel. He attended Kuttawa First Baptist Church.

His parents were RC and Geneva Lady Gray.

Survivors are: his wife, Mildred Kingston Gray of Kuttawa; a son, Randy Gray of Burna; two daughters, Sherry Hunt of Earlington, and Tina Spraggs of Paducah; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a brother, Carney Gray of Eddyville; and a sister, Dorothy Monday of Cadiz.

Memorials may be made to The Gideons International. Donation envelopes are available at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at www.dunnsfuneralhome.net.



Betty Sue Mayhugh Cummins, 81

Services for Betty Sue Mayhugh Cummins, 81, of Lyon County, are March 6 at 11 a.m. at Lamasco Baptist Church with the Rev. Dean Ray officiating. Burial will follow in the Confederate Cemetery in Lyon County. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m., March 6 at Lamasco Baptist Church.

Mrs. Cummins died March 4 at Princeton Health and Rehabilitation following a short illness. She was an employee of First Bank and Trust for 44 years and was a member of Lamasco Baptist Church.

Her parents were Denny and Euna Moneymaker Mayhugh.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leslie W. “Pat” Cummins; two brothers, Earl and Doyle Mayhugh; and a sister, Thelma Holloway.

Survivors are: a brother, Dale Mayhugh of Lamasco; a sister, Ruth Hadden of Lyon County; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to: Confederate Cemetery Fund, c/o Bonnie Brown, Treasurer, 2691 St. Rt. 1272, Princeton, KY 42445. Online condolences may be sent from: www.morgansfuneralhome.com.

Celeste Eldridge, 88

Services for Celeste Eldridge, 88, of Princeton, will be March 7 at 1 p.m. at Morgan’s Funeral Home with the Rev. Johnnie Davis officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be March 6 from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Eldridge died March 4 at the Caldwell Medical Center following a short illness. She was a homemaker, a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, American Legion Auxiliary, and the Princeton Elks Lodge. She was also of the Methodist faith.

Her parents were A. P. and Mary Florence Thomas Yates.

She was preceded in dearth by her husband, James Andrew Eldridge.

Survivors are: a brother, Bobby Yates of Providence; two sisters, June Mesaris and Dorothy Franklin, both of Princeton; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials made be made to: River’s Bend Retirement Center Christmas Fund, Attn: Sandy Kaminskas, 300 Beech St., Kuttawa, KY 42055 Online condolences may be sent from: www.morgansfuneralhome.com.

Celeste Eldridge, 88

Services for Celeste Eldridge, 88, of Princeton, will be March 7 at 1 p.m. at Morgan’s Funeral Home with the Rev. Johnnie Davis officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be March 6 from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Eldridge died March 4 at the Caldwell Medical Center following a short illness. She was a homemaker, a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, American Legion Auxiliary, and the Princeton Elks Lodge. She was also of the Methodist faith.

Her parents were A. P. and Mary Florence Thomas Yates.

She was preceded in dearth by her husband, James Andrew Eldridge.

Survivors are: a brother, Bobby Yates of Providence; two sisters, June Mesaris and Dorothy Franklin, both of Princeton; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials made be made to: River’s Bend Retirement Center Christmas Fund, Attn: Sandy Kaminskas, 300 Beech St., Kuttawa, KY 42055 Online condolences may be sent from: www.morgansfuneralhome.com.
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