Dorothy L. Puckett

Dorothy L. Puckett

Dorothy L. Puckett, 71, of Murray, Kentucky, died at 3:03 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital.

She was born Dec. 5, 1948, to H.L. Cunningham and Oma Martin Cunningham, who preceded her in death.

She was a member of Union Grove Baptist Church in Puryear, Tennessee.

Dorothy is survived by her daughter Rosetta; two sisters, Wanda (Paul) Sanders and Sharon Taylor, both of Michigan; one brother, Thurman Foster of Murray; two stepsisters, Jacqueline Henderson and Barbara Ford, both of Michigan; one niece, Paula Sanders-Avant of Michigan; two nephews, William Taylor III of Texas and Thurman Foster Jr. of Murray; a stepniece, Jeanene Henderson of Michigan; and a stepnephew, Henry Ford of Michigan, who is deceased. She had many that she called her “adopted children,” whom she treasured during her life, Brenda Capps, Trish Morris, Doris Tilley and several other non-biological children; and many cousins and dear friends.

The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, at the Blalock-Coleman & York Funeral Home with Thomas Taylor officiating. Burial will follow in Murray City Cemetery. Visitation will be after 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, at the funeral home. 

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

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


Maxine Windsor

Maxine Windsor

Maxine Windsor, 94, of Buchanan, Tennessee, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital.

She was born Jan. 15, 1926, in Farmington, Kentucky, to James M. and Lillie Swift Carter.

She was a member of Point Pleasant Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Windsor, and a son, Donnie Windsor.

Mrs. Windsor is survived by a granddaughter, Tonya Satterwhite; two great-grandchildren, Nicki Fowler and Kay Rule; four great-great-grandchildren; three nephews, Eddie Shankle (Cindy) of Paris, Tennessee, Ricky Shankle (Debbie) of Jackson, Tennessee, and Bobby Pittman of West Paducah; two nieces, Sandra Clary of Jackson and Claudia Washburn of Paducah; and a daughter-in-law, Carolyn Windsor of Farmington.

A graveside service will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, at Story Chapel Cemetery with Robert McBroom officiating. Visitation will be from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, at Imes Funeral Home & Crematory, downtown Murray.

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

Imes Funeral Home & Crematory, downtown Murray, is in charge of arrangements.


Timmy Casey

Timmy Casey, 62, of New Concord, Kentucky, died at 4:34 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital.

He was born June 7, 1958, in Aurora, Illinois, to Leonard Casey and Isabel Galloway Casey, who preceded him in death.

Mr. Casey is survived by his sons, Mickey Casey of Pensacola, Florida, and Jessie Casey of New Concord; sisters, Carolyn Newsome, Shirley Taylor and Wanda Shields; and brothers, Dean Casey, Paul Casey, Roy Casey, John Casey, Mark Casey and Keith Casey.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to York Funeral Home to assist the family with final expenses. 

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

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


Betty Chandler

Betty Chandler

Betty Chandler, 89, of Murray, Kentucky, died at 6:40 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House in Murray.

She was born March 18, 1931, in Fulton County, Kentucky, to Cletus and Frieda Thetford McKimmons.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Murray.   

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, T.E. Chandler; siblings, Bobby McKimmons, David McKimmons and Marilyn Mckimmons; and one granddaughter, Tara Chandler Robbins.

Mrs. Chandler is survived by her sons, Greg Chandler and wife Paula of Murray and Mike Chandler and wife Nancy of Evansville, Indiana; a sister, Jan Ryan of Livonia, Michigan; three grandchildren, Suzane Mathis (Jacob), Derek Chandler, and Matt Keel (Abby); six great-grandchildren, Jacob Robbins, Dalton Chandler, Harper Mathis, Jameson Mathis, Madeline Keel and Cameron Keel; and a special friend, Violet Unruh.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, at Blalock-Coleman & York Funeral Home. Entombment will follow in Murray Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, at the funeral home.     

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

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

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