praying handsBEECH CREEK, Ky. (9/12/17) -- William Ray Evitts, 86, of Beech Creek, died at 8:16 a.m. Monday, Sept. 11 at his home.

Mr. Evitts was born June 26, 1931, in Muhlenberg County. He was retired from I.C. Gulf Railroad and P & L Railroad, and was also a retired Methodist minister. He was a member of Powderly Methodist Church.

He is survived by his sons, William Ray Evitts, Jr., of Beech Creek, Anthony Lynn Evitts of Dixon, and John Avery Evitts of Beech Creek; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Bro. Lynn Bard officiating. Burial in Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be after 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.

SurfKY News

Most Read This Week...

Sep 24, 2017 11425

UPDATE: Central City Woman Dies in 2-Vehicle Collision

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
Sep 25, 2017 3821

Man Disguised as Soft Drink Allegedly Robs Henderson Restaurant

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Sep 25, 2017 1181

Man Dies from Injuries in Sept. 21 Collision

by SurfKY News Staff Report
Sep 24, 2017 885

‘Think Pink’ Event Raises Breast Cancer Awareness

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
Sep 24, 2017 376

Children Remember Loved Ones During Camp Butterfly

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Sep 25, 2017 344

Lt. Gov. Completes Tour of 25 Counties in 6 Weeks

by SurfKY News
Sep 25, 2017 288

Dawson Springs Police Department Reports

by SurfKY News
Sep 23, 2017 265

Maroons Roll Past Calloway County, 63-0

by Steve LeMaster
Sep 25, 2017 238

Ohio County District Court Fines Handed Down

by Janice Stone

Most Read This Month

Sep 12, 2017 28647

Madisonville Man Charged with Sexually Abusing 4-year-old Girl

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Weather brought to you by

89°
31°
°F | °C
Partly Cloudy
Humidity: 46%
Mon
Mostly Sunny
66 | 89
18 | 31
Tue
Sunny
68 | 90
20 | 32
Wed
Mostly Sunny
68 | 88
20 | 31
Thu
Sunny
63 | 78
17 | 25

Stories Trending Today

Rita 9 24
Sep 24, 2017 11425

UPDATE: Central City Woman Dies in 2-Vehicle Collision

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
armed robbery2 300
Sep 25, 2017 3821

Man Disguised as Soft Drink Allegedly Robs Henderson Restaurant

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
fatal collision 3 300
Sep 25, 2017 1181

Man Dies from Injuries in Sept. 21 Collision

by SurfKY News Staff Report

Market Report

Market Report brought to you by