Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Wanda Phelps Atkinson Wedeking, 83, of Madisonville, KY

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Wanda Phelps Atkinson Wedeking, 83, of Madisonville, KY, passed away Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home in Madisonville.

She was born July 13, 1930 in Providence, KY to the late Harry B. Phelps and Ava Louise Riley Phelps. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Harry Donald Phelps.

Mrs. Wedeking was a member of the First Baptist Church in Madisonville where she attended the Yates Sunday School class. She was the executive secretary to the head librarian at the Paducah library. She previously attended the First Baptist Church in Hopkinsville where she attended Mrs. Bassetts Sunday School class. Prior to living in Hopkinsville she was an active member of the First Baptist Church of Paducah, KY and First Baptist Church of McLeansboro, IL.

She is survived by her husband of 28 years, Bill Wedeking of Madisonville; four sons, Howard G. (Libby) Atkinson of Paducah, KY; Lin (Suzanne) Atkinson of Atlanta, GA; William David (Jackie) Wedeking of Ocoee, FL and Bill J. Atkinson of Paducah; two daughters, Teresa Atkinson Cross of Knoxville, TN and Susan Diane Wedeking (Bryan) Ridge of Flora, IL; one sister, Marilyn (Raymond 'Jug') Edmiston of Madisonville; one brother, Dudley Phelps of Madisonville; seven grandchildren; six great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Friday, September 13, 2013 at Barnett-Strother Funeral Home with Dr. Joe Leonard and Rev. Howard Atkinson officiating. Burial will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM Thursday and after 9:00 A.M. until the service time on Friday.

Pallbearers will be John Bernal, Ryan Cross, Jaime Carreno, Will Atkinson, Trevor Ridge and Ian Ridge.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of Madisonville Lottie Moon Mission Offering. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16
447 on Feb 15th (Val ad ended) switched to kid books
CHANGED TO SIMPLE AD ON 2/19 619 HITS
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16
447 on Feb 15th (Val ad ended) switched to kid books
CHANGED TO SIMPLE AD ON 2/19 619 HITS
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16
447 on Feb 15th (Val ad ended) switched to kid books
CHANGED TO SIMPLE AD ON 2/19 619 HITS

In Other News...

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week– April 23, 2014

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/23/14) — The above photos are local fugitives that are currently being sought by local… Read More

JSMC Announces Classes, Events for May

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/26/14) — Jennie Stuart Medical Center is holding the following classes and programs over the next… Read More
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16
447 on Feb 15th (Val ad ended) switched to kid books
CHANGED TO SIMPLE AD ON 2/19 619 HITS

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

April 22, 2014 10157

18 EPA Earth Day Events Take Action on…

in News by EPA
April 23, 2014 5291

Dawson Springs Letter Carrier Sentenced…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 22, 2014 4493

Three Juveniles Charged in Connection…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 21, 2014 3961

Fire Destroys Old Tobacco Building in…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 21, 2014 3333

'Heath & Molly' Benefit Concert…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

April 22, 2014 2699

Madisonville Woman Charged with Internet…

in Top Stories by Christopher Rogers
April 23, 2014 1483

MPD Detectives Investigate Hanson…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
April 21, 2014 613

Hanson Student Among 25 Receiving…

in Top Stories by Abbie Darst
April 22, 2014 499

Hopkins County School Board Approves…

in Top Stories by Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter
April 21, 2014 457

Jackson Named Kentucky Colonel During…

in Top Stories by Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

April 21, 2014 3333

'Heath & Molly' Benefit Concert…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 21, 2014 1931

Owensboro Chamber Plans First ‘Lunch…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
April 22, 2014 1065

DCPS Among Top 100 Nationally for Finance…

in News by Lora Wimsatt
April 22, 2014 838

New Hwy. 54 Traffic Light to Go Into…

in News by Keith Todd
April 22, 2014 348

Owensboro Museum of Fine Art Plans Exhibit

in Top Stories by Mary Hood

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

April 22, 2014 4493

Three Juveniles Charged in Connection…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 21, 2014 3961

Fire Destroys Old Tobacco Building in…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 21, 2014 2148

One Injured in Rosewood Wreck

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
April 22, 2014 1708

Muhlenberg Last Day of School

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 22, 2014 1350

Parsons Named Student of the Month

in Top Stories by Joyce Riggs

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03