Elizabethtown, KY Obituaries

Kimberly Carol Kessinger

Kimberly Carol Kessinger, age 51 of Vine Grove, passed away on Saturday, August 6, 2022, at Baptist Health Hardin in Elizabethtown. She was born November 5, 1970, the daughter of Chester Ray and Sue Carolyn Cauley Hullett. She was preceded in death by her mother, Sue Carolyn Cauley Hullett. She...
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Norma Jean Johnson Ragland, 78

Norma Jean Johnson Ragland, age 78, of Leitchfield, KY, passed away Wednesday, (August 3, 2022) at Norton’s Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville, KY. She was born on November 8, 1943 in Leitchfield, KY, the daughter of the late. Charlie Johnson and Irma Kinkade Johnson. She worked at Vermont American and...

Paul Garth Ledford

Paul Garth Ledford, age 84 of Irvington, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2022, at the Eastern Star Home in Louisville. He was born June 7, 1938 the late Scott and Florence Peck Ledford. He was also preceded in death by his son, Paul Lee Ledford; three brothers, Edmond, Reed and Donald Ledford; and two sisters, Dorothy Perkins, and Thelma Nurberry.

Darlene Sidebottom Davis

Darlene Sidebottom Davis, age 68, of Elizabethtown departed this life on Friday, July 29, 2022 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville. The Jefferson County native was born on June 25, 1954 to the late Gilbert Sidebottom and Helen Riggs Dismang. She was married to her best friend and husband of forty-nine years, Dennis Michael Davis, who survives.

Paul Garth Ledford

Paul Garth Ledford, age 84, of Irvington, died Sunday(7/31) at the Eastern Star Home in Louisville. He is survived by his wife, Linda Joyce Ledford; two sons, Mark and Steve Ledford; his brother, Scott Ledford; two sisters, Coni and JoAnn Ledford; and a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Friday(8/5) at 3:00 PM at the Ekron Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held at the Hager Funeral Home from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Thursday(8/4) and at the church from Noon until the time of service Friday(8/5). Masonic Funeral Rites will be held at 6:00 Thursday(8/4) evening at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Ken Woods

Ken Woods, 76 of Elizabethtown, died Sunday (07/31) at Baptist Health Hardin in Elizabethtown. He is survived by 2 sisters: Fay Hall of Mauckport, Indiana and Regina Eberhardt of Flaherty and a brother: Jerry Woods of Custer. Funeral services will be Thursday (08/04) afternoon at 2 at the Trent- Dowell Funeral Home in Hardinsburg. Burial with military honors will be in the Cloverport Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 12noon on Thursday.

Gloria Jean Wooldridge

Gloria Jean Wooldridge, age 79 of Brandenburg, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2022. She was born May 22, 1943 in Louisville to the late Irvin Jacob and Rose Kathleen Ottersbach. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Ronald Louis “Ronnie” Ottersbach. She is survived by…. Her...

Lillian Catherine Carman

Lillian Catherine Carman, 88 of Brandenburg, died Wednesday (07/27). She is survived by her children: Vickie Bass of Salem, Virginia, Gary Carman of Irvington, Danny Carman of Corydon, Indiana, Alberta Carter of Webster and Tammie Rogers of Elizabethtown; 15 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. A private service is being held by the family with burial in the Cedar Hill Cemetery. The Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington is in charge of those arrangements.