1cloudsHOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - James Lewis Turley, 86, of Madisonville, KY, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013 at the Western Ky Veterans Center in Hanson, KY.

He was born November 24, 1926 in Webster Co, KY to the late Monroe Turley and Crystal Sandefur Turley. He was also preceded in death by his son, Charles Evans Turley.

Mr. Turley was a mechanic at P&M Coal. He was a lifetime member of the VFW, American Legion, and was a US Navy veteran where he served in World War II. He was a member of Grapevine Baptist Church. He loved to play golf, garden, and watch birds.

He is survived by wife, Betty of Madisonville; one daughter, Debbie Turley Osborne of Owensboro, KY; two sons, Larry Buntin of Madisonville and Alan Buntin of Orlando, FL; one sister, Betty Jo Fredericks of Madisonville; one brother, David Turley of Slaughters, KY; five grandchildren, Jacob and Lance Osborne, Sonya Clayton, Dawn Moore, and Brian Buntin; and six great-grandchildren, Dakota Clayton, Kirsten and Jordan Moore. Katie Beth, Mary Caroline, and Luke Osborne.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Sunday, June 23, 2013 at Barnett-Strother Funeral Home with Bro. Jeff Hendricks and Rev. Greg Gaddis officiating. Burial will follow in Grapevine Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be performed by the Hopkins County Honor Guard.

Visitation will be from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM Saturday, June 22, 2013 and after noon until the service time on Sunday.

Pallbearers will be Van Killough, Casey Caskey, Scott Moore, Joey Oldham, and Ernie Boze.

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

Most Read This Week

May 23, 2015 8108

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 6897

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 5308

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 3876

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 27, 2015 3714

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11032

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 8108

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 28, 2015 5308

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1764

Greenville Man Charged with Rockport Robbery,…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1408

Livingston Street, Hanson Rezoning Request…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1233

Dawson Springs Woman Charged on Drug Offenses, DUI

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1083

Teens Injured When Vehicle Crashes into Tree

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1010

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 869

Slaughters Student, Madisonville Faculty Member…

by Joyce Riggs
May 28, 2015 822

Southside Elementary Wins $30,000 in National…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 782

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin
May 28, 2015 740

'The Patrick Rudd Project' Encourages Community…

by Ron Sanders