Services for Julius “J. J.” Cummins, Jr., 81, of Princeton were Oct. 15 at Morgan’s Funeral Home with the Revs. Rodney Wallace and Ronnie Sivells officiating. Burial followed at Blue Spring Cemetery. Masonic services were held Oct. 14.
Mr. Cummins died Oct. 11 at the Caldwell Medical Center following a long illness. He was a retired correctional officer at Kentucky State Penitentiary, a member of the Clinton Masonic Lodge No. 82, and a member of Calvary Baptist Church.
His parents were Julius Rosman and Robbie Mitchell Cummins.
Survivors are: his wife, Maggie Lambert Cummins of Princeton; a son, Ken Cummins of Princeton; two daughters, Cathy Hopper and Connie Haberlock, both of Princeton; a sister, Ethelyne Bennett of Decatur, Ill.; eight grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to: Gideons International, c/o David Mitchell, 9275 Cadiz Road, Cadiz, KY 42445
Online condolences may be made to: morgansfuneralhome.com.
J.R. Yongblood, 83
Services for J. R. Youngblood, 83, of Kuttawa, formerly of Mayfield and Eddyville, will be today, (Oct. 16), at 2 p.m. at the Byrn Chapel in Mayfield with the Revs. Chad Frizzell and Adam Stephenson officiating. Entombment will follow at the Highland Park Mausoleum.
Mr. Youngblood died Oct. 13 at his home with Hospice. He was a member of New Vision Baptist Church, a Korean War veteran, a Kentucky Colonel and freelance artist. He also was an art teacher in the Mayfield school system and was also employed at Kentucky State Penitentiary in Eddyville.
His parents were Harvey and Odessa Youngblood.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Byron and John Youngblood.
Survivors are: his wife, Martha Frances Dublin of Kuttawa; a son, Curt Youngblood of Paducah; a daughter, Susan Cox of Kuttawa; three grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Memorials may be made to: New Vision Baptist Church, 610 Macedonia Street, Mayfield, KY 42066 and Lourdes Hospice Building Fund, 911 Joe Clifton Dr., Paducah, KY 42001.
Calvin Ramey, 80
Services for Calvin Ramey, 80, of Eddyville, will be Oct. 17, at 2:30 p.m. at Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville with the Rev. Carl Nelson officiating. Burial will follow at the Macedonia Cemetery. Visitation will be today, (Oct. 16), from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Ramey died Oct. 13 at Baptist Health Paducah following a long illness. He was a retired Lyon County Elementary School principal, owner and operator of Ramey Campground, member and deacon at Kuttawa First Baptist, and United States Army ROTC class of 1954.
His parents were Lee and Ethel Burns Ramey. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Rushing Ramey; a brother, Byron Ramey; and two sisters, Dollie Cannon and Eloda Crumbaugh.
Survivors are: his wife, Mildred Hall Ramey of Eddyville; a son, Randell Ramey of Eddyville; two stepsons, Jerry Hall of Wingo and Terry Hall of Eddyville; a brother, James Ramey of Eddyville; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to: Kuttawa First Baptist Church Building Fund, 316 Walnut Drive, Kuttawa, KY 42055
Online condolences may be sent to: lakelandchapel.com.
Gene Thorpe, 78
Services for Gene Thorpe, 78, of Gilbertsville, will be at 11 a.m. today, (Oct. 16), at Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville with the Rev. Charlie Canup officiating. Burial with military rites will follow in the Ramey Cemetery in Lyon County.
Mr. Thorpe died Oct. 14 at Lourdes hospital in Paducah following a long illness. He was a mechanic for the Marshall County Road Department and was an Air Force veteran.
His parents were John F. and Earlene Pollard Thorpe.
He was preceded in death by: two brothers, the Rev. J. C. Thorpe and Kelsy Thorpe and a granddaughter, Tessa Hudson.
Survivors are: his wife, Phyllis Ann Dees Thorpe; a son, Donald Thorpe of Gilbertsville; a daughter, Ann Hudson of Gilbertsville; a brother, Jimmy Thorpe of Clarksville, Tenn.; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to: Greater Kentucky and Southern Indiana Alzheimer’s Association, 6100 Dutchman’s Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40205-3284.
Online condolences may be sent to: lakelandchapel.com.
Hazel Louise Jones McKinney, 99
Services for Hazel Louise Jones McKinney, 99, of Kuttawa, will be at 1 p.m. today, (Oct. 16), at Macedonia Baptist Church in Kuttawa with the Revs. Brian Grigg and James Holsapple officiating. Burial will follow in Macedonia Cemetery.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. prior to the funeral service at the church.
Mrs. McKinney died Oct. 12 at Rivers Bend Retirement Community in Kuttawa. She was a member of the Macedonia Baptist Church.
Her parents were William Ernest and Mary Ethel Dycus Jones.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Emmett V. McKinney; a brother, Ernest Ray Jones; and two sisters, Ethel Collins and Effie Chartos.
Survivors are: two daughters, Ethel Jagoe of Owensboro, Janel Coughlin of Paducah; and four grandsons.
Memorials may be made to: the Macedonia Cemetery Fund, c/o Vernon Guess, 1497 St Route 819, Kuttawa, KY 42055 or Lourdes Hospice, P.O. Box 7100, Paducah, KY 42002-7100.
Anna Lindsey Vied, 38
Services for Anna Lindsey Vied, 38, of Fredonia, will be Oct. 17 at 11 a.m. at Morgan’s Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Lyon County. Visitation will be Oct. 16 (today), from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Vied died Oct. 15 at the Caldwell Medical Center of an apparent heart attack. She was a homemaker and member of Eddyville Second Baptist Church.
Survivors are: her husband, Trenton Vied of Fredonia; a daughter, Lindsey Vied of Fredonia; her father, Don Peters of Caldwell County; her mother, Linda Peters of Princeton; and a brother, Bart Peters of Princeton.
A memorial fund has been set up by the Class of ’93 at First Southern National Bank for Lindsey Vied, P. O. Box 379, Princeton, KY 42445.
Online condolences may be sent to: morgansfuneralhome.com.