Eddyville, KY



Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - Updated: 12:50 PM

Denny Davenport, 60

Services for Denny Davenport, 60, of Kuttawa, will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28, at Lakeland Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Eddyville with the Rev. Jeremy Short officiating. Burial with military honors will be in Dycusburg Cemetery in Crittenden County.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, at the funeral home.

Mr. Davenport died Saturday, Jan. 21, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. He was a member of Twin Lakes Worship Center in Benton, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion and Elks Club. He was a retired truck driver with state and county transportation departments. He also was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the Kentucky National Guard.

His parents were Lawrence and Robbie Davenport.

He was preceded in death by a son, Dennis Lee Davenport and a brother, Teddie Davenport.

Survivors are: his wife, Bobbie Lee Bellew Davenport, Kuttawa; a brother, Tom Davenport, Kuttawa; two sisters, Debbie Davenport, Kuttawa and Donna Davenport, Navarre, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to: Sunrise Children’s Service, For: Glendale Center, P.O. Box 1429, Mt. Washington, KY 40047 or Wounded Warriors, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675

You may light a candle or leave a message for the family at: www.lakelandchapel.com.

Betty Lou Roberts McGee, 89

Betty Lou Roberts McGee, age 89, of Wickliffe, and formerly of Cairo, Ill., passed away Saturday, January 21, at the home of her daughter in Eddyville. She was a retired RN with Southern Seven Health Department in Cairo, IL and a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Cairo, Ill.

Survivors include her husband, William J. McGee, two daughters, Deborah Lee Cox and husband, Michael, Madisonville, and Jennifer Groves and husband, William Barry, Eddyville; four grandchildren, Aaron Cox, Elizabeth Townsend, Brittany Pimental, Tiffany Vaughn; two great grandchildren, Lilith Cox, Riley Vaughn and one niece, Sharon Romaine, Kevil.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Bessie Lee DePriest Roberts, one son, William Francis McGee and one sister, Eileen Wilson.

There will be no visitation. Memorial services will be held at a later date at Beech Grove Cemetery in Mound City, Ill.

Memorial contributions may be made to: St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville was in charge of arrangements.

You may light a candle or leave a message for the family at: www.lakelandchapel.com

This is a paid obituary.

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