Mr. Troy Estill McNeely, 84, of Marion, KY, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at Crittenden County Health and Rehabilitation Center in Marion. Mr. McNeely is survived by his wife, Mary Jo McNeely; four children, Troy W. McNeely, Rose Gilland, Wayne McNeely, Charles R. McNeely; two step children, Wilbur Sisco, Joann Warner; brother, H.C. McNeely; 13 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; and 6 great, great, grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one brother, two sisters, and his parents, Lester and Narly Vincent McNeely. There will be no services. Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services in Salem is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Wesley V. Norman, Jr., 84, of Kodak, TN, formerly of Livingston County, KY, passed away Thursday, July 30, 2015, at 6:20 PM, at his home in Kodak. Wesley was a member of Kodak United Methodist Church in Kodak, TN where he resided since 1994. He was a 50 year member of the Masonic Lodge, belonging to Kodak Lodge #588; served in the Korean Conflict 21 months belonging to the 6th Armored Division, B-93 of the United States Army; and was retired from Inland Steel in East Chicago, IN after 31 ½ years of service. He was preceded in death by his father, Wesley V. Norman, Sr, his mother Alice George Norman, and a brother, T.W. Norman. Wesley is survived by his wife of 65 years Wilma Johnson Norman; his daughter, Teresa McFadden and husband Jim; his son, Craig Norman and wife Diane; one sister, Dorothy Smiley; grandchildren, Bryan McFadden and his wife Jessica, Meagan McFadden, Leanne Norman, and Carly Norman; great grandchildren, Adrianna and Connor McFadden; two nephews and three nieces. Funeral services will be Monday, August 3, 2015, at 2PM, in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services in Salem, with Rev. James Keeling officiating. Interment will follow in Salem Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 to 2PM on Monday, August 3, 2015, in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services, 212 East Main Street, Salem, KY. Memorial contribution may be made to: Kodak United Methodist Church Building Fund, 2923 Bryan Road, Kodak, TN 37764, or to a charity of your choice. Condolences may also be left online at boydfuneraldirectors.com.
Anna Lucille Cloyd, 96, of Marion died Thursday, July 30, 2015, at the Crittenden County Hospital. She was a member of Central Baptist Church. Miss Cloyd is survived by one brother, Gilbert Cloyd of Marion; three nieces; and three nephews. She was preceded in death by her one sister; one brother; and two nephews. Her parents were John Bela and Connie Ford Cloyd. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, at Gilbert Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mapleview Cemetery. Friends may call after noon Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, at the funeral home.
Ray W. Hoebbel, 52, of Grand Rivers died Thursday, July 30, 2015, at his home. Mr. Hoebbel was a former magazine printer. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Hoebbel of Grand Rivers; two sons, Zackari Hoebbel of Paducah and Chris Collins of Grand Rivers; two daughters, Brittney Currer of Chicago and Allyson Teas of Paducah; one sister, Vickie Gambino of Crested Butte, Colorado; eight grandchildren; one niece; and two nephews. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Jamie Hoebbell. His parents were Raymond and Patricia Hoebbel. Private family services are being held at a later date. Smith Funeral Chapel in Smithland is in charge of arrangements.
Ruby F. Croft, 94, of Princeton, Kentucky. died Saturday, August 1, 2015, at Princeton Health and Rehab following a long illness. She was a farmer and a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, James Croft and wife Margaret of Caldwell County, Kentucky, and Bobby Croft and wife Debbie of Caldwell County, Kentucky; two daughters, Diane Armstrong of Smithland, Kentucky, and Betty Looper of Smithland, Kentucky; eleven grandchildren, twenty-four great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Aubrey Croft; two daughters, Katherine Fryar and Helen Stewart; four grandchildren; parents, Robert William Thomas and Hattie Newsom Thomas; two brothers, Carl and Herman Thomas; and one sister, Mary Cansler. Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, August 4, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Morgan's Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Danny Sherrill officiating. Burial will follow in Hawkins Cemetery in Christian County, Kentucky. Visitation was held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, August 3, 2015, at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Cole Sherrill, John Croft, Chris Croft, Taylor Champion, Stacy Kirkham and Ralph Blythe. Morgan's Funeral Home in Princeton are in charge of the arrangements.
Andrea Long, 72, of Smithland died on Friday, July 31, 2015, at her home. Mrs. Long was retired from Phelps Farm Store. Surviving are one daughter, Desiree Morrow of Smithland; one brother, Dr. Larry Bynum of Lexington; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two nieces; and two nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willis Long. Her parents were Everett Bynum and Mary Bynum. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, August 6, 2015, at the Driskill Cemetery in Smithland with Dr. Brad Henson officiating. Smith Funeral Chapel in Smithland is in charge of arrangements.
Clyde "Mac" McCullough, 81, of Ledbetter passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 1, 2015, at his residence. Mr. McCullough was retired from the U.S. Army after 21 years of service. He was a Vietnam veteran, a Kentucky Colonel, and a Sgt. 1st Class E7. He was of the Methodist faith. Surviving are his wife of 31 years, Evelyn McCullough of Ledbetter; one son, Ralph McCullough of South Dakota; one daughter, Julie McCullough of Branson; two stepsons, Rickie (Judy) Peck of Paducah and Ronnie (Carla) Peck of Symsonia; one brother, Robert (Winnie) McCullough of Kansas; one sister, Darlene Hadden of Kansas; five grandchildren, Porsha, Crystal, Terry, Rhonda, and Chris; six great-grandchildren, Kali, Brooke, Kaylea, Jackie, Jessi, Jalaina; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one son, Mikel McCullough. His parents were John and Lena McCullough. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, at Lindsey Funeral Home with the Rev. Topper Council officiating. Burial will follow at the Jackson-Starks Cemetery in Benton. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at www.lindseyfuneral.com. Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.