Emma Jean Brown Knight

March 4, 2016

64, passed away on March 4, 2016. She is survived by her children, DurRonn Brown, Yulonda Carey, Nikia Williams, Kimberly Thompson, Iesha Brown, George Knight, III, Tycely Grant, Travis Knight, and Ronnie Brown, Jr.; mother, Artisha Knight; siblings,...

Phyllis Lynn Cunningham

March 3, 2016

65, passed away on March 3, 2016. She is survived by her children, Shawn Holder (Bobbie Ann), Lamonica Hope-Holder, Elizabeth J. Hunter, LaVada Holder-Henley; mother, Clerona Downs; siblings, Bobbie Shontee (Raymond), Elizabeth Brooks (Wesley), Ronal...

Kimberly Regina Mackey

March 3, 2016

59, passed away on March 3, 2016. She was a retired corrections officer. She is survived by her daughter LaCosta Moore (John); parents, Reginald and Olive Mackey; siblings, Kip R. Mackey (Lete), Kristopher R. Mackey, and Kara Mackey; two grandchildre...

Elesia Himes

February 28, 2016

49, passed away on February 28, 2016. She is survived by her mother Nancy Woods; and two daughters Cheyenne and Chelsece Himes. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. ...

Generia Yvonne Fountain "Bonnie"

February 27, 2016

65, passed away on February 27, 2016. She is survived by her children Samantha and Michael Fountain; siblings, Michael Young, Keith, John, Tasco, Ida, and Johnetta Williams; aunt, Ruth Tolbert; and 8 grandchildren. Visitation will begin 11 a.m. Satur...

William Adam Neal

February 23, 2016

35, passed away on February 13, 2016. Funeral will be Noon Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman Jr. Drive with interment in Green Meadows Cemetery. Visitation will be 5 – 8 p.m. Monday at the church. Professiona...

Annie Snoddy

February 20, 2016

55, passed away on February 20, 2016. She is survived by her husband James Snoddy; mother, Stella; children, John Mooreman, Semonin Mooreman, and Michael Snoddy; 9 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren. Memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Frid...

Dexter Thomas

February 16, 2016

89, passed away on February 10, 2016. He is survived by his wife Jeannette Thomas; children, Eula Fox, Durlene Thomas, Dexter Ann Ross, Jeanette Thomas, Vonda Thomas, Berthea Brents, Alisia Hazard, Dexter Brooks, James Thomas, Stephen Thomas, and Kev...

Richard Douglas Moore

February 15, 2016

41, passed away on February 15, 2016. He is survived by his parents, Reverend Sandra White-Wallace and Richard Harrison; special son, Robert Decker; sister, Caseda Moore; and nieces and nephews Dionna, Dominique, Ciara, Destiny, Asia, John, Alayia, J...

Richard Lee Johnson

February 15, 2016


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61, passed away on February 15, 2016.  He is survived by his children Lashara Williams, Stephanie Tate (Kenneth), Montez Smith (Natasha), and Richard Brown; fiancée, Carmen Franklin; brother, Steven Johnson; ten grandchildren; and 1 great-grandchil...

Posey Taylor

February 14, 2016


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92, was born in Henderson, KY on June 12, 1923, the eldest of three sons born to Posey Sr. and Margie Griffin Taylor.  The Taylor family relocated to Louisville, KY where Posey Jr was later baptized at Green Street Baptist Church and graduated from ...

Rovena Watters

February 10, 2016

Watters, Rovena, 73, passed away on February 10, 2016. She is survived by her children, Timothy L. Waters (Patrica) and Terry Anthony; brother, Kevin Watters; 6 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Funeral will be Noon Monday, February 15, 2016 ...

Helen Brown

February 9, 2016

68, passed away on February 9, 2016. Visitation will be Noon Saturday, February 20, 2016 with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street....

George W. Stovall

February 6, 2016


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Stovall, George W., 89, passed away on February 4, 2016. He was owner of Stovall’s Drywall Construction Company and former owner of a hardware store in the Parkland neighborhood where he was a community advocate and leader. George was a member an...

Reba R. Anderson

February 6, 2016

Anderson, Reba Rucker, 87, passed away February 5, 2016. in Cincinnati, OH. She is survived by her children, Fannie Miller (Dr. R. Z.), Janice Anderson-Littlejohn and Claudman Anderson; brother, Leslie Claude Hunter (Janiese); daughter-in-law, Patri...

Clyde Henry, Jr.

February 4, 2016

Henry, Clyde, Jr., 71, passed away February 4, 2016. He was retired from Phillip Morris, a Deacon of New Golden Star Baptist Church, announcer of Share the Love radio program, and member of Justice Resource Center. He is survived by his wife, Dorot...

Reverend Monroe Johnson

January 7, 2016

Johnson, Reverend Monroe, 95, passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2016. He was a former member of Little Zion Baptist Church, and in 1973 he founded Pure In Heart Missionary Baptist Church, where he pastored for nearly forty years. He was also a reti...

Bridgett Rene' Jones

January 4, 2016

Jones, Bridgett Rene’, 55, passed away on January 4, 2016. Visitation will be 11 a.m. Saturday with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Mt. Hermon Christian Church, 951 S. Floyd St., with interment in Louisville Cemetery....

Ella Mae Breckinridge

January 3, 2016

Breckinridge, Ella Mae, 72, passed away on January 3, 2016. She is survived by her children Mary Collins, Keith, Jeff, Lavance, and Jamie Wilson. Visitation will begin 11 a.m. Saturday with memorial service to follow at 1 p.m. at Ekklesia Christian L...

Anna Pearl Brents Mansfield

January 1, 2016

Mansfield, Anna Pearl Brents, 95, passed away on January 1, 2016. She was a member of New Zion Baptist Church, member of Liberty District Association of the General Association of Baptists, and former member of First Baptist Church of Glasgow, KY.  ...

Dontay Deshawn Tinsley

December 31, 2015

Tinsley, Dontay Deshawn, 24, passed away on December 31, 2015. Visitation will be 3 p.m. Friday with funeral service to follow at 5 p.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street....

George R. Johnston

December 28, 2015

Johnston, George R., 77, passed away on December 28, 2015. He is survived by his daughters Tammy, Gerri, Gary, and Anton Johnston; siblings, Joyce Gregory and Donald Johnston; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation will be 9 a...

Charles David Peyton

December 24, 2015


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Peyton, Charles David, 81, passed away on December 24, 2015. Visitation will be 10 a.m. Friday with funeral service to follow at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Jeffersontown, 10600 Watterson Trail, with interment in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery....

Delores C. Stanton

November 13, 2015

Stanton, Delores C., 87, passed away on November 13, 2015. She is survived by her children Mary Potter, Kenneth O. Johnson (Yolanda), Edward Stanton, Michael Thompson (Beverly), and Howard Thompson (Mary Jane); sister, Betty White; 8 grandchildren; a...

Barbara L. Shultz

October 31, 2015

Barbara L. Shultz, 84, of Columbus, Ohio, passed into God’s hands on the morning of October 31, 2015. She was a dedicated wife, involved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great-great grandmother. She was a wonderful example of faith, hope ...

Ellis M. Wright

October 27, 2015

Wright, Ellis M., 66, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Ruth E. Wright; son Ellis Tarver; 4 grandchildren; cousins, James Payton and Ricky Faulkner; other relatives and friends. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Satur...

Louise Harris

October 23, 2015

Harris, Louise, 87, passed away on October 23, 2105. She was a member of Greater Salem Baptist Church. She is survived by her children, Joy Ford (David), Chiqueta Warren (Steven), Gilda Jones (Ricky), and Robert Buford, Jr.; 11 grandchildren; 17 grea...

Willie James Collins

October 22, 2015

Collins, Willie James, 79, passed away Thursday, October 22, 2015 in Atlanta, GA. He is survived by his childrenMarsha Smith, Yolonda Hargrove, Wanda Collins, Teresa Collins, Sharon Malone, Kathy, Marty, and Monty Fuqua, Richard ruff, Laquita Johnso...

Joseph W. Young

October 9, 2015

Young, Joseph W., Sr., 67, passed away Friday, October 9, 2015. Visitation will begin at 11 am with funeral service to followed at noon at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 So. Preston Street. Interment will be in Louisville ...

William Thomas Mitchell

October 7, 2015

Mitchell, William Thomas, 60, passed away on October 7, 2015. He is survived by his daughter Lakrisia Aaryn; four sisters; two brothers; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Visitation will be 9 a.m. Saturday, October 10, 2015 with funeral se...

Joyce Phelps Daniels-Coleman

October 5, 2015

Coleman, Joyce M. Phelps Daniels, 65, passed away on October 5, 2015. She is survived by her husband Aaron B. Coleman; daughters, Jamille Robinson (Howard), Jametta Robinson-Scott (Demetrius), and Martina Dillon; siblings, Marge Phelps, Brenda Blackw...

Marvin Richard McWilliams

October 2, 2015

McWilliams, Marvin Richard, 44, passed away on October 2, 2015. He is survived by his son Aaron Snardon; parents; Christina Robinson and Richard Christie; siblings, Christine, Kizzie, Sonya, Tonya, Michael, and Anthony McWilliams, and Tremaine Bates;...

Herman Edd Meneese

September 30, 2015

Meneese, Herman Edd, 68, passed away on September 30, 2015. He is survived by his children Taylor Milsap, Alisa Ellis, Gustavia Jenkins “Bunny”, and Rayna Nelson; sister, Darlene Meneese; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation w...

Roland L. Perry

September 22, 2015

PERRY, ROLAND L., 74, passed away Tuesday, September 22, 2015. He was a member of West Chestnut Street Baptist Church and retiree of BF Goodrich. He is survived by his children Stephanie Bassett-Martin (Gene) and Rowland Perry; sisters, Patricia Per...

Robert Alexander Holland Jr. "LuLu"

September 22, 2015

Holland, Robert Alexander Jr.,“LuLu”, 52, passed away on September 22, 2015. He is survived by his children Robert III and Alexandria Holland; brother, Kermit Holland; aunt, Maxine Mallory; and two grandchildren. Visitation will begin 11 a.m. Fri...

James Edward Haun

September 20, 2015


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Haun, James Edward, 77, passed away on September 20, 2015. He is survived by his wife Mary Allen Haun; children, Kelly Townsel, Katricia Melzer, and Fredrick Haun; sisters, Thelma Amos and Mary Alice Haun; and three grandchildren. Visitation will be...

Troy Lamonte Brown

September 18, 2015

Brown, Troy Lamonte, 50, passed away on September 18, 2015. He was preceded in death by his brother Robert Brown. He is survived by his children Marcus and Raven Brown; mother Johnetta Welch (Maurice); siblings, Regina Brown, Latonia Lane (Billy), an...

Austin Dale Turner "YAE"

September 15, 2015

TURNER, AUSTIN DALE “YAE”, 25, passed away Tuesday, September 15, 2015. He is survived by his mother, Gail Turner; father, Gene Schriver; son, Ju’Elz Turner; brothers, Dominic Turner and Eric Lawrence; a host of aunts, uncles, other relatives...

George Willie Spalding

September 14, 2015


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Spalding, George, 66, passed away on September 14, 2015. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. He is survived by his sister, Barbara Dooley; and brother, John Spalding of Jacksonville, FL. Visitation will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 23, 2015 with funeral s...

Anna Mae Pope

September 3, 2015

Pope, Anna Mae “Tootsie,” 76, passed away September 3, 2015. She was a member of New Zion Baptist Church. She is survived by her sons, Ricky and Kenneth Braxton, and Rajan Pope; sisters, Mary Salaam, Clara Manso, and Carol Sanders (Charles); and...

Janet Louise Alexander

August 25, 2015

Alexander, Janet Louise, 58, died on August 25, 2015. Visitation will begin at noon Tuesday, September 1, 2015 with funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. at Portland Memorial Baptist Church, 3802 W. Market Street. ...

Adlene Marie Abstain

August 24, 2015

Abstain, Adlene Marie, 72, passed away on August 24, 2015. She was a member of Corinthian Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband Marvin Abstain; sons, Randall and Marty Abstain; eleven sisters; eleven brothers; twelve grandchildren; and 4 gre...

Mark Robinson

August 24, 2015

Robinson, Mark, 47, died on August 24, 2015. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, August 20, 2015 with funeral service to follow at 4 p.m. at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street....

Ronald Allen Mitchell Sr.

August 22, 2015

Mitchell, Ronald Allen Sr., 62, passed away on August 22, 2015. Visitation will be 9 a.m. Saturday, August 29, 2015 with funeral service to follow at 11 a.m. at Hill Street Baptist Church, 2203 Dixie Hwy. Interment will be in Green Meadows Cemetery. ...

Alice Myra Jernigan

August 19, 2015

Jernigan, Alice Myra, 71, passed away on August 19, 2015. She was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church. She is survived by her children Jacqueline, Julius (Alicia), and Andrea Breckenridge; siblings, Henry Beason, Barbara Jean Keeylen, and Yvonne Sim...

Lavance Fitzgerald Suber

August 13, 2015


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Suber, Lavance Fitzgerald, 50, passed away on August 13, 2015. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and served in the Gulf War. He is survived by his children, Terence Buford; and Toni Bright; step-daughter, Shameka Brown; sisters, Nichele Suber-Washburn, LaDo...

James Edward Jones

August 12, 2015

Jones, James Edward, 82, passed away on August 12, 2015. He is survived by his son Edward Lee Jones (Elizabeth); siblings, Elinor Johnson, Patricia Sloss, Mary Lewis, Delores Jackson (Lorenzo), Thomas Jones, Vincent Simmons (Yolanda), Leroy Simmons, ...

Patricia Ann Hudson

August 9, 2015

Hudson, Patricia Ann, 68, died August 9, 2015. Memorial service will be 7 p.m. Monday at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street....

Calvin Aaron Thomas

August 9, 2015


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Thomas, Calvin Aaron, 53, passed away on August 9, 2015. He is survived by his wife Leslie Thomas; son, Demondre Thomas; and sisters Lesia and Terri Thomas. Funeral will be 11 am Tuesday at Beargrass Baptist Church, 2300 Payne Street, with interment ...

Barbara Jean McCormick

August 4, 2015

McCormick, Barbara Jean, 65, died on August 4, 2015. Cremation was chosen. ...

Joyce Lee Graham

August 4, 2015

Graham, Joyce Lee (Drain), 70, of Georgetown, IN and formerly of Louisville, KY, passed away peacefully at her residence on August 4, 2015. She was a member of New Zion Baptist Church, graduate of Jefferson Community College, and retiree of DuPont Ch...

Amelia J. Owens

August 2, 2015

Owens, Amelia J., 75, passed away on August 2, 2015. She is survived by her husband Douglas Owens; children, Elizabeth Souare' and Michael Spencer (Sheryl); 14 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Memorial service will be 3 p.m. Saturday, Augus...

Garfield St. Auburn Webb, Jr.

July 29, 2015

Webb, Garfield St. Auburn, Jr., 25, passed away on July 29, 2015. Funeral arrangements are currently pending....

Joan Lenore McDonald

July 28, 2015

McDonald, Joan Lenore, 86, passed away on July 28, 2015. Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Friday, July 31, 2015 at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons, 951 S. Preston Street. ...

Thomas Edward White

July 25, 2015

White, Thomas Edward, 49, passed away on July 25, 2015. Visitation will be 11 a.m. Friday with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman Jr. Drive. Interment will be in Green Meadows Cemetery. ...

Patrick Colburn Embry, Sr.

July 24, 2015

Embry, Patrick Colburn, Sr., 53, passed away at home on Friday, July 24, 2015. He is survived by his children; Patrick Embry, Jr. and Melissa LaMere; father, Dale Embry; four sisters; Sheri Stevens, Carolyn Jones, Marilyn Dover, and Julie Tomlinson; ...

Warrean Dickerson

July 24, 2015

Dickerson, Warrean, 92, passed away on July 24, 2015. She was a member of West Broadway Church of Christ. She is survived by her children Lanette Squires, Cary, Michael, and Roger Dickerson; sister, Juanita Hughes; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandch...

Teresa J. Ferrell

July 20, 2015

Ferrell, Teresa Jeanette, 62, passed away on July 20, 2015. She is survived by her siblings Lynda Gibson, Mitti Smith, and Theo Muhammad; caregiver, Laketa Green-Moore; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation will be 11...

Laymon Lavelle Baker

July 20, 2015

Baker, Laymon Lavelle, 38, passed away on July 20, 2015. Visitation will be noon Saturday, August 1, 2015 with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church, 801 S. 28th Street. ...

Larry D. Birdsong, Sr.

July 18, 2015

Birdsong, Larry D. Sr., 55, passed away July 18, 2015. Visitation will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 4, 2015 with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at the Church of the Living God, 2401 W. Madison Street. ...

Sandra Marie Howard

July 16, 2015

Howard, Sandra Marie, 63, passed away on July 16, 2015. She is survived by her children Kiefrumn Howard (Malia), and Clifton Howard IV (Alicia); siblings, Alice Hughes, Lisa Fletcher, and Jerry Fletcher; and seven grandchildren. Memorial service will...

Wilma Marie Porter

July 13, 2015

Porter, Wilma M., 78, of Jeffersonville, IN passed away on July 13, 2015. She was born in Nashville, TN to the late Arnett and Lena Bell on June 8, 1937. She was a faithful member of Newburg Apostolic Church. She is survived by her six children, Dami...

Randy Stockley

July 13, 2015

Stockley, Randy, 43, passed away on July 13, 2015. He is survived by his children Randy Brewer, Jamea Stockley, Juan Neal, Andre Pate, Jalen Stockley, Dairebia Stockley, and Rayshawn Carney; siblings, Willie, Darnell, and Kenny Stockley; and one gran...

Ray D. Easton

July 8, 2015

Easton, Ray D., 55, passed away July 8, 2015. He is survived by his mother, Nedetta Easton, six children; seven sisters and two brothers. Visitation will begin 11 a.m. Monday at Mt. Hermon Christian Church, 951 S. Floyd St., with funeral to follow at...

Ernest C. Stivers

July 6, 2015

Stivers, Ernest C. "Petey", 62, passed away July 6, 2015. He is survived by his children Ernisha Sanders, Lisa Pugh and five stepchildren; and his father Everett Stivers, Sr. Visitation will begin 11 a.m. Saturday at United Missionary Baptist Church,...

Michael Lee "Louiskeyz" Thomas, Jr.

July 5, 2015

Thomas, Michael Lee "LouisKeyz" Jr., 33, passed away July 7, 2015. He is survived by his parents, Rosalind and Michael Thomas, Sr; daughter Lyric Thomas; siblings, Davonte Mitchell, Tiffanie Harris, Tiya Marshall and Tonita Gibson; and grandmothers M...

Rickey B. Ridley, Sr.

July 5, 2015

Ridley, Rickey B. Sr., 57, passed away July 5, 2015. He was an Accident Consultant for Derby City Contractors. He is survived by his children, Tawana Bethel, Tandra Thompson (James), Raven Spencer, Brandon Spencer, Kirstopher, Kirsten, and Rickey Rid...

Mary Brooks

July 3, 2015

Brooks, Mary, 52, passed away July 3, 2015. She is survived by her children, Tamera Brooks and April Carter; mother Stella Brooks; siblings Vanessa and Wilson Brooks, Perry Slaughter and Gayle Russell, and three grandchildren, De'Varte Conley, Sylves...

Mary Catherine Gray Faulkner

July 3, 2015

Gray, Mary Catherine (Faulkner), 58, passed away July 3, 2015. She is survived by her children, Denise C. Mansfield, Tracy M. Faulkner and Takisha Faulkner; siblings, Robert Faulkner, Timothy Faulkner, Delina Gardner, Linda Faulkner, Angela Faulkner ...

Devert M. Dudley

July 1, 2015

Dudley, DeVert M., 56, passed away July 1, 2015. Survivors include his father Carl Johnson, daughter Deveryl Taylor. Visitation will begin 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Grace Hope Presbyterian Church, 702 E. Breckinridge St., followed by the funeral at 11 a....

Eugene D. Hardiman

June 30, 2015

Hardiman, Eugene D., 63, passed away June 30, 2015.He was preceded in death by his mother Nellie Hardiman, father Eugene H. Hardimon and two sisters, June Cunningham and Betty Hardiman. Survivors include his children, Jamiaman Campbell, Regina Hardim...

Kenneth C, McMakin

June 29, 2015

McMAKIN, Kenneth Charles, 82, passed away June 29, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Bobbie J. McMakin; four children, Kenneth C. McMakin, Jr. (Linda); Virginia Williams (Calvin); Ed Thompson (Arsha); Dale Claxton (Mellisa); a sister, Virginia Hende...

Clarence Raymond Dunn

June 28, 2015

Dunn, Clarence Raymond, 55, passed away on June 28, 2015. He is survived by his wife Evelyn W. Dunn; children, Corey and Brianna Dunn; parents, Carl and Mary Dunn; siblings, Carl, Jr. (Julie), Kimberly, and Paula Dunn. Visitation will be 11 a.m. Thur...

Deniesha L. Pugh

June 27, 2015

PUGH, Deniesha LaShay, 19, passed away June 27, 2015. She is survived by her parents Patricia Pugh and William Jackson; siblings, Demetrey and Dametria Pugh, Darrika and Darriona Colllier; grandfathers, Michael Walton, Herbert Pugh Sr., Melvin Mallor...

James Anthony Smith

June 25, 2015

Smith, James Anthony, 47, passed away on June 25, 2015. Visitation will be 11 a.m. Friday with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Young’s Chapel A.M.E. Church, 1039 S. 16th Street. ...

Lena Renee Bailey

June 24, 2015

Bailey, Lena Renee, 54, passed away on June 24, 2015. She is survived by her devoted fiancée’ Brian Cochran; daughter, Shanita Bailey; father; Fount Hayes; siblings, Loretta Sugg, Darlene Hayes, Kenneth Hayes and Tony Long; and grandchildren, Aniy...

John Franklin Spicer

June 23, 2015

Spicer, John Franklin, 79, passed away on June 23, 2015. He is survived by his wife Wilhemenia Spicer; children, Patricia Gibbons, Eric and Latoya Spicer, Margie, Lorie, Monica, and James Smith; siblings, Geraldine Thomas, Gloria George, and Roger Sp...

George Johnson

June 21, 2015

Johnson, George, 74, passed away on June 21, 2015. He was an Associate Minister at New Zion Baptist Church and Director of the Prison Ministry for more than 30 years. He was also a retiree of PNC Bank. He is survived by his wife Karen Johnson; child...

Jerry D. Johnson

June 21, 2015

Johnson, Jerry D., 77, passed away on June 21, 2015. She is survived by her son John T. Johnson. Visitation will be 10 a.m. Friday with funeral service to follow at noon at King Solomon Baptist Church, 1620 Anderson Street. Interment will be in Louis...

Kenneth Wayne Liggons, Jr.

June 15, 2015

Liggons, Kenneth Wayne Jr., 21, passed away on June 15, 2015. He is survived by his parents Kenneth Liggons, Sr. and Roselynn Kyer; siblings, Kennavea Liggons, Ariana, Andrea and Asia Kyer. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday with funeral to fol...

Lolita Jones

June 7, 2015

Jones, Lolita, 55, passed away on June 7, 2015. She is survived by her husband Jimmie L. Jones, Sr.; sons; Anthony Brown and Jimmie Jones, Jr.; father, Willie Porter, Sr.; siblings, Wanda Birdsong, Stephan, Joseph, DeWayne, and Willie Jr. Porter. Vis...

Evelyn Lokey

June 6, 2015

Lokey, Evelyn, 42, passed away on June 6, 2015. Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents Robert Jackson and Ruby Joyce Silverberg. Evelyn is survived by her husband Charlie Brown; her two daughters, Essence and Malasha Lokey, son Quincey Lokey, Sr...

Stuart L. Demaree

June 4, 2015

DEMAREE, Stuart L., Jr. “Sonny”, 74, passed away Thursday, June 4, 2015 in Louisville, KY. He was born October 2, 1942 in Shelby Co., KY. He was preceded in death by his parents, Stewart and Elizabeth Demaree. He retired from KYDOT. One of his...

Wanda Shaie Beard-Pardue

June 1, 2015

Pardue, Wanda Shaie Beard, 65, passed away on June 1, 2015. She is survived by her children, Rhonda, Adrienne, Michelle, Michael, Jahara, and Marquita Pardue; 6 sisters; 10 brothers; 21 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be 11 ...

Charles Andrew Allen

May 27, 2015

Allen, Charles Andrew, Jr., 39, passed away on May 27, 2015. He is survived by his wife Rosalinda Allen; children, Jacqueline, Charles III, and Charlize Allen; mother, Arwilda Allen; sisters, Charlonda Jessup, and Pastor Janeen Jones-Drake; and step-...

Veneecia Crowe Baskett

May 22, 2015

Baskett, Veneecia Crowe, 54, passed away on May 22, 2015. She is survived by her husband William Baskett; children, Dagan Crowe and Anthony Baskett; sisters, Stephanie Sutton (John), Juanita Clay, and Bertha Standard (Danny); and two grandchildren. F...

James Williams Richie, Sr.

May 12, 2015

Richie, James Williams Sr., 37, passed away on May 12, 2015. He is survived by his wife Elashia Richie; sons, James Jr., and Darius Richie; sisters, April and Lisa Richie, and Nicole Mucex; parents, Connie Roberson and Jasper Richie; and aunt, Joyce ...

Betty Elizabeth Boyd

May 11, 2015

Boyd, Betty Elizabeth, 72, passed away May 11, 2015. Visitation will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 19, at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home, 951 S. Preston St., followed by the funeral at 1 p.m. Interment will be in Green Meadows Cemetery....

Stephanie Renee Glenn

May 9, 2015

Glenn, Stephanie Renee, 51, passed away May 9, 2015. She is survived by her children, Kendra Lindsey and Frederick Barron.  Visitation will be 10 a.m. Friday, May 15, at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home, 951 S. Preston St. with the funeral to...

Regina Horsley Clarkson

May 6, 2015

Horsley, Regina Clarkson, 55. passed away May 6, 2015.  She is survived by her son, Broderick Clarkson; parents, James Horsley and Clara Clarkson; siblings Almedia and Kelvin Clarkson and Chris Shoulders. Visitation will be 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wednesda...

Christopher Boyd Johnson

May 6, 2015

Johnson, Christopher Boyd, 38, passed away on May 6, 2015. He is survived by his wife Laketa Johnson; children, Ya’Nia Johnson, Justin Lindsey, Anthony Slaughter, and Isaiah White; and mother, Sonya Unseld. Visitation will begin at 11 am Saturday w...

Lorenzo Petty, Sr.

May 5, 2015

Petty, Lorenzo, Sr., 81, passed away May 5, 2015. He survived by his wife, Shadie Petty; children, Jacqueline Davis (Alvin), Beverly Berry, Lorenzo Jr. (Ruth) and Kenneth (Chanta) Petty; brothers, Charles and Otto Petty, Jr.; 11 grandchildren and 12 ...

Tenika Telich

May 5, 2015

Telich, Tenika, 35, passed away May 5, 2015. She was a member of Rock of Ages Baptist Church and a 2015 graduate of Jefferson Community & Technical College. Survivors include her mother, Lillie Telich and sister Naechelle Telich. Memorial servic...

Charles Edwin Johnson, Jr.

May 4, 2015

Johnson, Charles Edwin, Sr., 78, passed away May 4, 2015.  He is survived by his wife, Oleen Johnson; son, Andre Johnson; siblings Mattie Johnson-Edison, Edward (Sonny) and Joyce Johnson, Fannie Johnson-Woodford, and Josephine Holloway; seven grandc...

Minnie E. Harris

May 3, 2015

Harris, Minnie E., 94, passed away May 3, 2015.  Her husband, Scott Harris, preceded her in death. She is survived by  her daughters and son-in-law, Sandra and James Travers of Brandon, MS, and Barbara Harris of Louisville. Visitation will be 10 a....

Ethel Lee Means Davis

May 2, 2015

Means, Ethel Lee (Davis), 91, passed away May 2, 2015. Visitation will be 11 a.m. --1 p.m. Tuesday at Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home, 951 S. Preston St., followed by the funeral service at 1 p.m. Interment will be Wednesday at Dayton Nationa...

June Miles

May 1, 2015

Miles, June, 91, passed away May 1, 2015. She is survived by three children, Jerald C. Sr. (Rolita), Janis McNeil (Andrew) and John L. Miles, III (Deborah) and seven grandchildren. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Congregational Met...

Mary V. Anderson

April 27, 2015

Anderson, Mary Virginia, 58, passed away April 27, 2015. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Monday at Christ’s Church for our Community, 1226 Krupp Park Drive, with the funeral Tuesday at 1 p.m. Professional services by Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funera...

Fred V. Bell

April 27, 2015

Bell, Fred V., 45, passed away April 27, 2015. He is survived by his daughter, Sydney Bell; mother Lizzie Farrell; five siblings, Tyrone Dozier, Kerry and Joella Bell, Resa Polen and Letha Johnson. Visitation will be 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Friday, May 8, a...

Willie "Pete" Bibbs

April 23, 2015

Bibbs, Willie “Pete”, 86, passed away on April 23, 2015. Visitation will begin 11 a.m. Thursday with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at Israel Baptist Church, 1509 Magazine Street with Interment in Louisville Cemetery. Professional services b...