Lynn Dunn, age 85, of Arlington, KY, passed away at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at Baptist Health in Paducah. Beloved son of Floyd and Esther Dunn, Lynn was born Friday, April 10, 1931, at Dunn Hospital in Arlington, KY. A resident of Carlisle County, he served his community as PVA for two terms and acted as Bank Director for Citizens Deposit Bank. He was an active member of Arlington Baptist Church and an avid supporter of the church youth. Lynn taught Sunday school classes and served as an Usher. He is survived by his wife, Joyce Marie Dunn of Arlington; one daughter, Donna Lynn Cooksey of Paducah; one son, Rudy Dwayne Dunn of Arlington; six grandchildren, Jaime Lynn, Aaron Blaine, Devon Rhea, Ragan Nichole, Amber Rochelle, and Joy Diane; five great-grandchildren, James Lee Dalton, Aubree Lynn, Ella Rhea, Natalie Nichole Kathleen, and Emmett Jack. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Joy Rhea Treece; one brother, James Floyd; parents, Floyd and Esther Dunn. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Arlington with Rev. David Sphinx officiating. Burial will follow at Arlington Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Gideons, P.O. Box 608, Cunningham, KY 42035. You may leave a message or light a candle for the family at www.milnerandorr.com.
Kimberly Jean Freeman, age 37, of Littleton, Colorado, formerly of Wickliffe, Kentucky, passed away at 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at Littleton Hospital. She was of the Baptist faith and worked as a registered nurse. She is survived by her parents, Lonnie and Norma Jean Sullivan Freeman of Wickliffe; her sister, Lonita Wilson and husband, Greg of Farmington, Kentucky; nephews, Clay, Colton and Collin Wilson; several aunts, uncles and cousins. Services were held Tuesday, April 26, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Wickliffe with the Rev. Dee Hazlewood officiating. Burial followed services in Bethlehem Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. You may go online to light a candle or leave a message of sympathy for the family at milnerandorr.com
Beddie Farmer, 95, of Paducah died Friday, April 22, 2016, at Baptist Health Paducah. Mrs. Farmer was a homemaker. She is survived by three daughters, Beatrice Ellison of Chillicothe, Ohio, and Hilda Davis and Sheila Martin, both of Paducah; three sons, Charles Farmer of Washington, Ohio, Cecil Farmer of Harrison Township, Michigan, and Chuck Farmer of Calvert City; 16 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Farmer; two brothers; and four sisters. Her parents were John and Eunie Dixon. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah. The Rev. Topper Council will officiate. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Dr. Pat D. Trevathan, a longtime citizen of McCracken County, died at 5:58 a.m. on April 22, 2016. He was 81 years of age.Dr. Trevathan resided at 1835 Creekview Drive in Farley, and had been retired from all activities since January 1, 2002. He spent 50 years in public service. He served as a member of the United States Navy for four years of active service (1951-1955), followed as a naval reservist (1956-1959), firefighter, emergency medical technician, rescue technician, and instructor/instructor trainer for all these curricula. Twenty of those years were served with the Paducah Fire Department. A brother, Jack Dempsey Trevathan of Lexington, Kentucky, survives him. A brother, Manon Kimble "Kim" Trevathan Jr.; and a sister, Dora Kathleen Garland, preceded him in death; as did his parents, Manon Kimble Trevathan Sr. and Carrie Dean "Deanie" Watkins Trevathan. Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at Milner and Orr Funeral Home of Paducah. The Rev. Jason Medley, youth minister at Sharpe Baptist Church officiated. Dr. Trevathan was a member of Calvary Baptist Church of Paducah. Expression of sympathy may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 270 Clements St., Paducah, KY; or Disabled American Vets, 1133 Murray Ave., Paducah, KY 42003. You may leave a message or light a candle at milnerandorr.com
Sylvia "Icy" Curd, age 84, of Paducah, Kentucky, passed away at 1:30 p.m. on April 22, 2016, at her home in Paducah, Kentucky. Ms. Curd was born March 30, 1932, in Secundrabad, India. She was a member of Broadway Church of Christ in Paducah. She was an avid lifelong learner and world traveler. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Garvin Nix Curd; and her second husband, Chester "Poncho" Hall; her mother, Ailsa Stocking; and her sister Loreen West. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 25, 2016, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with Dr. Dan Owen officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Paducah. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until noon on Monday, April 25, 2016, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Garvin Nix Curd and Sylvia Curd Scholarship Fund at WKCTC. Please make checks payable to Paducah Junior College, Attn: Garvin & Sylvia Curd Scholarship, P.O. Box 7380, Paducah, KY 42002-7380. You may leave a message at milnerandorr.com.
Keith Alan Steele, 63, of La Center passed away at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, 2016, in Paducah. Mr. Steele was an electronics engineer at Texas Instruments, of the United Methodist faith and a graduate of Ballard Memorial High School. He is survived by his mother, Anna Mae (Frye) Steele of La Center; three daughters, Kelly Anne Steele of Corinth, Texas, Katie Anne Steele of San Marcos, Texas, Kelsy Anne Steele of San Marcos, Texas; one sister, Jean Bristoe and husband, Dale of Paducah; one half-sister, Anne Foster and husband, Charles of Slater, Kentucky; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Woodrow Wilson Steele; one sister, Cheryl Ann Butler. A memorial services Sunday, April 24, 2016, at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 1718 Ceredo Road, La Center, KY 42056; with Matthew Thomas officiating. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions made to Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Linda Brooking, 1425 Brooking Road, Kevil, KY 42053. You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle at hughesfuneral.com. Hughes Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Everett Elton Fulkerson, 62, of Clinton, Indiana, formerly of Metropolis, passed away at 3:20 a.m. Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at the Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis. Burial will follow in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Metropolis. He was born October 14, 1953, in Paducah, Kentucky, the son of Emil and Verna Mae (Hille) Fulkerson. Everett married Cindy (Shields) Hawn on December 11, 2002, in Okeechobee, Florida. She survives. He is also survived by his stepchildren, Julie (James) Geralds of Crawfordsville, Indiana, Clint (Jessica) Hawn of Winnona Lake, Indiana, and Sammi (Robert) Watson of Newport, Indiana; his mother-in-law, Francis Fleck of Clinton, Indiana; five grandchildren, Breanna, Levi, Ethan, Jaycee and Reese; brother, Kevin (Brenda) Fulkerson of Marysville, Washington; uncle, Wayne Hille of Paducah, Kentucky; two nieces, Taylor and Lena Fulkerson; and in-laws, Carolyn Conrad, Judy Shields, Jack Shields and Tom Shields. Everett was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Galen Fulkerson; two granddaughters; one grandson; brother-in-law, Jerry; and his beloved dog, Jackson. Everett was a maintenance planner at Bluegrass Demil in Richmond, Kentucky. He enjoyed wildlife; working with stained glass; fishing; traveling; watching St. Louis Cardinals baseball; and spending time with family, friends and his two dogs, George and Iggy. Funeral services we held Saturday, April 23, 2016, at the Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis. Per Everett's request, contributions may be made to the Parke/Vermillion Humane Society, 1884 South State Road 63, Hillsdale, IN 47854. Online condolences may be left at deverterfuneralhome.com.
William Paul Holdman, 73, of Clinton, formerly of Wickliffe, died at 12:55 p.m. Monday, April 18, 2016, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield. He was a retired Army National Guard. Mr. Holdman is survived by one niece, Darlene Sampson of Clarkston, Michigan. He was preceded in death by three sisters and one brother. His parents were Claude F. and Edith Irene Seaton Holdman. There will be no services at this time. Brown Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of arrangements.
CW "Sonny" Goldsmith, 75, of Benton, formerly of Carlisle County, died at 8:10 p.m. Friday, April 15, 2016, at his home. He was a member of the Assembly Of God Church of Clinton and the American Legion Post 26 of Mayfield. He owned a home improvement business and served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, earning four Bronze Stars. He is survived by his daughter, Theresa Spillman of Milburn; his son, Glynn Goldsmith of Milburn; his sisters, Gay Ashley of Bardwell, Jane Turner of Arlington, and Jo Redford of Benton; his brother, Lewis Goldsmith of Milburn; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by one sister. His parents were Chester E. and Mary Hogancamp Goldsmith. A Memorial visitation was held. Sunday, April 24, 2016, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Arlington.