Area Obituaries

Ernie L. Baird

Ernie L. Baird, 91, of Lewisport, Kentucky, formerly of Henderson, Kentucky, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, November 21, 2020.  She was a member of Bennett Memorial United Methodist Church in Henderson, Kentucky, and attended Yellow Creek Baptist Church in Owensboro, Kentucky. She was preceded in death by her husband of…

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Larry Douglas Greer

Larry Douglas Greer, 78, of Lewisport, Kentucky, died Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.  Larry is survived by a daughter, Martina (Chuck) Billings of Hawesville, sons Brian (Lisa) Greer of Owensboro, Alexander Greer of Elizabethtown, and step-son Brandon Neil White, of Corvallis, Oregon.  He had 3 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. He…

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Luther W. “Luke” Nugent

Luther W. “Luke” Nugent, 80, of Lewisport, went to be with his Lord and Savior on November 19, 2020 with his family by his side.  He was born in Tell City, IN on February 5, 1940 to the late Lester and Mary Helen Finney Nugent. Luke was a Member of Central Baptist Church, where he…

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Sister Diane Marie Payne, OSU

Sister Diane Marie Payne, 75, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 56th year of religious life. She was a native of Glennonville, Mo. She was a teacher at Immaculate Conception School, Hawesville (1972-73). She served elsewhere in Kentucky and in Alabama. Survivors include…

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Charles William Poole, Jr.

Charles William Poole, Jr. 58, of Lewisport, Ky., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at the Hartford House in Owensboro, Ky. Jr. was born on July 14, 1962 to Charles Sr. and Bertha Poole of Hardinsburg, Ky. Preceding him in death was a son; Joshua Lee Poole, his parents, two…

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Kate M. Coultas

Kate M. Coultas, 79, passed away Monday, November 16, 2020 at Heartland Villa Center in Lewisport, Kentucky. She was born in Baxter, Kentucky on December 30, 1940 daughter of the late Nobe and Mary (Howard) Middleton. Kate was the last of a long line of siblings; five brothers and three sisters. Kate was united in…

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Charles Dudley Atwell

Charles Dudley Atwell, 78, of Lewisport, passed away on November 10, 2020 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.  He was born in Lewisport on June 2, 1942 to the late Floyd and Lois Sharpe Atwell.  Dudley married Carol Arnold on September 7, 1973. Dudley was a stellar athlete and held baseball records at Lewisport High School. …

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Jamon Lewis Burchett

Jamon Lewis Burchett, 23, passed away on November 8, 2020 at his home, after a courageous battle with his illness. He was born in Owensboro, Kentucky on July 23, 1997. A 2016 graduate of Tell City High School, Jamon was active in football, basketball and baseball for the Marksmen.  He was attending college to become…

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Derrick Lynn Hagan

Derrick Lynn Hagan (Dirk) of Grandview, MO passed on Sunday, October 25, 2020. Dirk was born in Owensboro, KY on April 14, 1960 to Ernestine Richardson (Tina) and Gary Hagan. Dirk worked in the Construction industry as a concrete finisher. After years of hard work and dedication he was promoted to foreman, which he maintained…

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Jackie Lyn Banks

  Jackie Lyn Banks, 63, of Avon Park, FL, passed away peacefully on November 7, 2020 at Hermitage Care and Rehab Center.  Jackie was born on September 27, 1957 in Owensboro to the late James and Margaret Keown Banks. Sr. Jackie Banks was a retired Boilermaker from the Local 40, where he was the Recording…

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