Ray Bozell

Ray BozellRay Bozell, 86, S. Legion Circle, died at 12:45 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014 at his residence after a long illness.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home conducted by Rev. David Whitaker with burial to follow in Riverside Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Roy Bozell, Eddie Bozell, Conner Collins, David Toms, Chris Crick and Doris McCord.  Honorary pallbearers will be Raymond Nixon, Eric Collins and Danny Cannon.

Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014 at the funeral home.

A native of Clifty, Kentucky born June 10, 1927, he was the son of the late Donald and Lela Mae Edwards Bozell.  He had worked for Ramsey Farms for several years and then in the cutting room at Flynn Enterprises for the majority of his working life.

He was a member of Pleasant Green Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Carolyn Jean Castile Bozell, three sons; James Lee Bozell and his wife Shirley, Greenville, Kentucky, Michael Ray Bozell and his wife Jennifer and Brian Matthew Bozell and his wife Amy, all of Hopkinsville, one sister, Lorine Walston of Hot Springs, Arkansas, ten grandchildren; Jamie Lee Bozell, Billy Joe Bozell, Bobbie Jo Bozell, Christopher Bozell, Mindy Paige, Danielle Tompkins, Desiree Bozell, Hunter Bozell, Keagan Bozell and Rheagan Bozell, and nineteen great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Sherry Gish in 2013; two sisters, Mary Elizabeth McCullough and Gracie “Pauline” Hawn; and three brothers, Donald Bozell, Johnny Bozell, and Edwin “Elwood” Bozell.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Pleasant Green Baptist Church, 3480 Pleasant Green Church Rd., Hopkinsville, KY 42240 or to Pennyroyal Hospice, 220 Burley Ave., Hopkinsville, KY 42240.

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Doris Delaney

DorisDelaney.jpgDoris Marie Lacy Delaney, 84, Sanderson Drive, died at 10:45 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014 at her residence after a long illness.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville conducted by Rev. Barry Williams and Rev. Dr. Brian Hawkins with burial to follow in Macedonia Church Cemetery in Crofton.  Pallbearers will be Jarrad Alder, Caleb Hawkins, Billy Webb, Mark Boyd, Evan Smither and Brett Alder.

Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014 at the funeral home.

A native of Augusta, Kentucky born August 21, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Wallace “W.E.”  and Cora Corley Lacy.

She had worked for more than 13 years at Jennie Stuart Medical Center as a CNA and had also worked for Dr. Snowden for 5 years.  She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Noble Delaney, one son, Larry Delaney and his wife Debbie of Hopkinsville, one daughter, Teresa Delaney Webb and her husband William, Cadiz, seven grandchildren; Michelle Hawkins, Jarrad Alder, Jennifer Smither, Amanda Boyd, Jessica Zigelhofer, Brett Alder and Billy Webb, ten great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a daughter, Kathy Delaney in 2004 and two great-grandsons; Eric Hawkins in 1988 and Zachary Hawkins in 2011.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Macedonia Church Cemetery Fund, % Dale Lisembee, 12947 Johnson Mill Rd., Crofton, KY 42217.

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Robert Wayne “Butch” Sivells

Robert Wayne “Butch” Sivells, 71, Trigg County, Kentucky, died Sunday afternoon, April 13, 2014.

Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West in Hopkinsville, with Rev. Bradley Cornelius officiating.  Visitation will be Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 4-7 p.m. at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home.  Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville is in charge of arrangements.

A native of Hopkinsville, he was born November 27, 1942, the son of Charlotte Sivells of Hopkinsville and the late James Eddison “Ed” Sivells, Sr. He was a retired coal miner and truck driver. He attended Gracey West Union Baptist Church. He was a paratrooper in the US Army.

He was a member of the Hopkinsville High School Class of 1961. He was known for his love of sports in which he excelled in swimming, diving, baseball, and track. He was also an All American Football Player at Hopkinsville High School.

He is preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Sivells, who passed away in 1975.

In addition to his mother, survivors include his wife, Jennifer Sivells; two sons, Scotty Sivells of Knoxville, Tennessee and Mike Dickerson of Earlington, KY; a daughter, Brittany Sivells of the home; a brother, Mike Sivells (Janice) of Hopkinsville; two sisters, Linda Hoffman of Arlington, VA and Diane Hardick of Hopkinsville; five grandchildren, Skylar, Jason, and Ethan Sivells and Caleb and Jack Dickerson; and one great grandchild, Gavin Dickerson.

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Sonja Tilley

Sonja Tilley, 57, of Adams Store- Poole Mille Rd, Crofton, died at 7:05 a.m. Sunday, April 6, 2014, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville of natural causes. 

Funeral service will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Crofton Pentecostal Church, with Rev. Marvin Upton officiating. Burial to follow in Ridgetop Cemetery.  Visitation will be Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Crofton.  Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Crofton is in charge of arrangements. 

A native of Nuremberg, Germany, she was born August 9, 1956, the daughter of the late Robert Thomas and Edeltraud Vera Sperke Martin.   She was a member of Crofton Pentecostal Church.  She worked as a welder for Johnson Controls.    

Survivors include her husband, Harold Ray Tilley; 2 sons, Stephen Wall of Seattle, Washington and Michael Wall of Portland, Oregon; 2 brothers, Michael Martin and Thomas Martin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Crofton Pentecostal Church, 244 N. Madisonville St., Crofton, KY 42217.

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Thomas Andrew Powell

Thomas PowellThomas Andrew Powell, 77, Hopkinsville, Kentucky, died at 2:40 p.m. Sunday, April 6, 2014, at his residence of natural causes. 

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville, with Rev. David Tucker officiating.  Burial will follow in Green Hill Memorial Gardens.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.  Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville is in charge of arrangements. 

A native of Christian County, he was born February 7, 1937, the son of the late Alfred Harvey and Cora Cowan Powell.  He worked as a custodian in the Ft. Campbell School System.  He attended Second Baptist Church.

Survivors include his sister, Elsie Franklin of Newberg, Indiana, and several nieces and nephews.

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Norma Jean Jackson Sisk

Norma SiskNorma Jean Jackson Sisk, 91, of Madisonville formerly of Crofton, died at 8:45  p.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at NHC Nursing Home in Madisonville of natural causes. 

Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Crofton, with Rev. Tommy Hayes officiating. Burial to follow in Bethlehem Cemetery in Madisonville.  Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Crofton is in charge of arrangements. 

A native of Princeton, Kentucky, she was born July 16, 1922, the daughter of the late Elmer and Bertha Baker Jackson.  She was a homemaker.  She was a member of Crofton Christian Church.   

Survivors include her son, Varney Coleman of Manitou, KY, her granddaughter, Lora Lee, her great grandson, Justin Lee, and her great great granddaughter, Zophia McCarthy-Lee, all of Madisonville.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Sisk.

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Mrs. Garland “Imogene” Hill

Mrs. Garland “Imogene” Hill, 89, of Lafayette Road, died at 12:45 p.m. Monday, March 31, 2014, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center of natural causes. 

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville, with Rev. Graig Wortham officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Memorial Gardens.  Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 p.m at the funeral home.  Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville is in charge of arrangements. 

A native of Christian County, she was born March 25, 1925, the daughter of the late Milam Horace and Sarah Elizabeth Word Wells. She was a homemaker and a member of Locust Grove Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Garland Hill, in 2011.

Survivors include her three sons, Jerry Wayne Hill (Sue) of Christian County, Gary R. Hill (Nancy) of Hopkinsville, and Jeffrey L. Hill (Faye) of Christian County; three grandchildren, Randall Wayne Hill, Alison Hill Lewis, and Shelley Hill Payne; and six great grandchildren, Lyndsey Rae Hill, Hunter Wayne Hill, Caroline Taylor Payne, Logan Avery Lewis, Jonathan Bates Payne, and Garrett Michael Lewis.

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Elsie Adams Eichelberger

Elsie Adams Eichelberger, 95, Christian Health Center., died at 10:55 p.m. Monday, March 31, 2014, at her residence of natural causes. 

Graveside services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 4, 2014, at Riverside Cemetery in Hopkinsville, with Chaplain Martha Rucker officiating. Burial to follow in Riverside Cemetery.  Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville is in charge of arrangements. 

A native of Christian County, Kentucky, she was born March 1, 1919, the daughter of the late Herbert Leroy Adams and Snancy Louvenia Crof Adams.  She was the Manager of Credit Thrift Finance for 44 years.  She was a member of First Christian Church.   

Survivors include her nephew, Ervin Lee Adams of Bushnell, Florida, and her niece, Margaret Angela Adams of Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas. 

She is preceded in death by her husband, James Wheatley Eichelberger in 2000.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church, 2601 S. Walnut St., Hopkinsville, KY 42240 or Alzheimer’s Association Greater Kentucky & Southern Indiana Chapter, 3703 Taylorsville Rd, Suite 102, Louisville, KY 40220-1330.

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Donald John Langhi, Sr.

Donald LanghiDonald John Langhi, Sr., 77, James Lyn Drive, died at 11:00 a.m. Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Jennie Stuart Medical Center of natural causes.

A rosary service will be said at SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014 followed by the funeral mass at 12:00 p.m. conducted by Rev. Fr. Richard Meredith with burial to follow in the Langhi Family Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be his grandsons; Ryan Langhi, Donald John Langhi, Wyatt Langhi, John Langhi, Kolbe Langhi, Jude Langhi, Zachary Langhi and Luke Shouse.

Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville in charge of arrangements.

A native of Great Falls, MT born June 28, 1936, he was the son of the late Hector Michael and Josephine Elizabeth Martinich Langhi.

Don Langhi was a devout Catholic and member of SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church.  He was a devoted husband and loving leader of his family.  Mr. Langhi owned and operated Mid-Continent Spring Co. since 1976.  He was committed to serving the needs and advancement of the community.  Mr. Langhi was a veteran of the US Army.

Survivors include his wife, Mary F. Langhi, two sons; Donnie Langhi and his wife Dawn and Michael Langhi and his wife Michelle, all of Hopkinsville, three daughters; Susan Langhi, Nashville, TN, Nanette L Shouse and her husband Todd, Hopkinsville and Shari Langhi of Nashville, two brothers; Hector “Buzz” Langhi and his wife Maureen , Hopkinsville and Walter Langhi and his wife Jean of Sacramento, CA, one sister, Cecilia Dolinka, East Peoria, IL, sixteen grandchildren; Ryan Langhi, Jordan Shouse, Nicolette Shouse, Donald John Langhi, Wyatt Langhi, John Langhi, Jenna Shouse, Kolbe Langhi, Michaela Langhi, Kristian Shouse, Jude Langhi, Lauren Langhi, Zachary Langhi, Luke Shouse, Elizabeth Langhi and Cecilia Langhi and one great-grandchild, Aubree Shouse.

Memorial contributions are suggested to SS Peter & Paul Catholic School Building Fund, 902 East 9th St., Hopkinsville, KY 42240.

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Lucille Armstrong Hester

Lucille Armstrong Hester, 91, of Witty Lane, died at 7:48 p.m. Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center of natural causes. 

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville with the Rev. Andy Humphries officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Memorial Gardens.  Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home.  Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville is in charge of arrangements. 

A native of Trigg County, she was born May 24, 1922, the daughter of the late Joseph M. and Eliza Chewning Armstrong. She retired from Cayce Yost Company as a bookkeeper. She was a member of Sinking Fork Baptist Church.

Survivors include her son, Greg Hester (Judy) of Hopkinsville; her daughter, Doris Turner (Tommy) of Hopkinsville; three grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild.

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