Mary Elizabeth Elliott

Mary Elizabeth Elliott, 62, of Dexter, Kentucky, died Sunday, March 15, 2020, at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee.

She was born July 31, 1957, in Nashville, to Elijah Vester and Mable Roberts Pirtle.

She was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church.

Mrs. Elliott is survived by her husband, John Elliott of Dexter; two daughters, Casey Atkins of Murray and Teneill Elloitt of Portage, Indiana; a son, Clayton Elliott and wife Jessica of Ocala, Florida; two brothers, Bill Pirtle (Fay) and Elijah Pirtle (Kay), both of Charlotte, North Carolina; two sisters, Mable Powell (Billy) of Gallatin, Tennessee and Jeanne Whitesail (Hank) of New Concord; four nieces, Tonya Pirtle, Christy Pirtle, Angie Whitesail and Kim Winchester; her grandchildren, Corey Vandyke and Sadie Vandyke; and eight other grandchildren.

Arrangements are incomplete at Imes Funeral Home & Crematory, downtown Murray.

Online condolences may be left at www.imesfh.com.


Mary Beth Harp obituary

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Mary Beth Harp

Mary Beth Harp, 75, of Murray, Kentucky, died  Saturday, March 14, 2020, at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital.  

She was born Nov. 19, 1944, in Murray to Charlie Robertson and Murl Jones Robertson.

She was a member of Memorial Baptist Church in Murray.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two aunts, Hazel Heck and Elizabeth Thomason.

Ms. Harp is survived by her son, David John Harp and wife Carrie of Murray; a bother, Dr. Charles Robertson and wife Sandra of Denton, Texas; one grandchild, Hope Elizabeth Harp of Louisiana; and two nephews, Stewart Robertson and Jesse Robertson, both of Denton.

The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Martin Severns officiating. Burial will follow in Murray Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Memorial Baptist Church, 906 Main St., Murray, KY 42071.

Online condolences may be left at www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com.

The J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.


Thomas Gaskill

Thomas Gaskill, 54, of Murray, Kentucky, died at 5 p.m. Friday, March 13, 2020, at his residence.

He was born Aug. 5, 1965, in Cartwright, Canada, to  Enos Wade Gaskill and Violet Josephine Clark, who preceded him in death. 

He worked at Mattel and Briggs & Stratton.

Mr. Gaskill is survived by his sisters, Abigail Badura, Darlene Harvel and Carol West.  

There will be no services.

Online condolences may be left at www.yorkfuneralhome.com.

Blalock-Coleman & York Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Mac Anthony Vaughn obituary

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Mac Anthony Vaughn

Mac Anthony Vaughn, 54, of Paducah, Kentucky, died at 10:09 a.m. Saturday, March 14, 2020, at his residence.

He was born Feb. 22, 1966, in Murray, Kentucky, to Jerry Vaughn and Shirley Garland Vaughn. 

He was of Baptist faith.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his grandparents, Roy and Katherine Vaughan and Elbert and Gladys Garland; and a sister, Gail Burkeen.

Mr. Vaughn is survived by several aunts, nieces, cousins and friends.

There will be no services.   

Online condolences may be left at www.yorkfuneralhome.com.

Blalock-Coleman & York Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Dr. Wendell T. Henderson

Dr. Wendell T. Henderson, 79, of Hardin, Kentucky, died Thursday, March 12, 2020, at the Anna Mae Owen Hospice House in Murray, Kentucky.

He was born Friday, Nov. 15, 1940, in Hardin to David Henderson and Evelyn Barnett Henderson, who preceded him in death. 

He was a retired doctor of radiology for Texas Co. Memorial Hospital in Missouri. He was a 1958 graduate of South Marshall High School, Murray State University and Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He was a member of Olive Baptist Church and held the title of Kentucky Colonel.

Dr. Henderson is survived by his sons, Scott Henderson of The Woodlands, Texas, Grant Henderson of Kansas City, Missouri, and Timothy Henderson of Springfield, Missouri; a daughter, Stephanie Henderson of Hardin; and three grandchildren, Chandler Andrews, Grace Henderson and Ethan Henderson.

The funeral service will be at noon Thursday, March 19, 2020, at Collier Funeral Chapel in Benton with Robert McKinney officiating. Burial will follow in Barnett Cemetery in Hardin. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the funeral home.

Collier Funeral Home in Benton is in charge of arrangements.


Dave Maupin

Dave Maupin, 79, of Murray, Kentucky, died Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at his home.

Arrangements are incomplete at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

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