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  • Thursday Feb 19 | via Dayton Daily News 

    BENNETT, Billy J.

    News Death Notice BENNETT, Billy J. 79, of Springfield, died February 16, 2015 in Springfield Regional Medical Center. He was born April 24, 1935 in Owensboro, KY to Herschel Griffith and Thelma Bennett.

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  • Monday Feb 16 | via The Martha's Vineyard Times 

    Barton B. Skeen Jr.

    Barton B. Skeen Jr. of Wayland and East Chop died in Wayland on Feb. 7, 2015. Mr. Skeen was born on Sept.

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  • Wednesday Jan 28 | via The Eastchester Daily Voice 

    Lucy Pagliaroli Kafer, Longtime Tuckahoe Resident, 96

    Kafer graduated from Tuckahoe High School and worked several jobs during World War II. She met the love of her life, Peter, while working at Eastern Metals, and they were married on July 4, 1953.

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  • Wednesday Jan 28 | via The Republic 

    Sherri Rae Bloom Benningfield, Columbus

    Sherri Rae Bloom Benningfield, 52, of Waycross Drive, died at 9:59 a.m. January 28, 2015, at Columbus Regional Hospital. Survivors include her husband, Danny E. Benningfield; sons, Danny R. Benningfield, Jonathan Benningfield and Anthony Benningfield, all of Owensboro, Kentucky; daughters, Heather Benningfield and Lauren Benningfield, both of Owensboro; a brother, David Bloom of Seymour; sisters, Sheila Wilson of Medora, Brenda Moore of Seymour and Jane Harburger of Crothersville; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

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  • Tuesday Jan 27 | via WEHT 

    Wendell Ford Buried at Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery

    Political figures from across the country gathered in Owensboro Tuesday to honor former Kentucky Senator Wendell Ford. Senator Ford passed away on Thursday at the age of 90. Funeral Services were held today.

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  • Tuesday Jan 27 | via WFIE-TV Evansville 

    Wendell Ford laid to rest in Owensboro

    Ford served Kentucky as State Representative and Lt. Governor before becoming Governor.

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  • Jan 27, 2015 | via WLKY-TV Louisville 

    Joe Biden, Bill Clinton attend Wendell Ford funeral

    S SENATOR WENDELL FORD IS JUST NOW GETTING UNDERWAY AT FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH IN HIS HOMETOWN OF OWENSBORO. WLKY'S MARK VANDERHOFF JOINS US LIVE FROM OUTSIDE THE CHURCH.

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  • Jan 26, 2015 | via WFIE-TV Evansville 

    Owensboro services for Wendell Ford

    Family of Wendell Ford allowed the public to visit Glenn Funeral Home in Owensboro for several hours on Monday to honor the former Kentucky governor and U.S. senator Everyone from politicians to family and friends went to honor a man whose career in public service, in Kentucky and Washington, spanned forty years. As he showed in one of his last sit-down interviews with 14NEWS reporter Brandon Bartlett, his career didn't end after stepping down from public office.

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  • Jan 26, 2015 | via WLWT-TV Cincinnati 

    Hundreds gather to mourn former Sen. Wendell Ford

    When it was time to break ground for the Kentucky Horse Park in 1974, former Gov. Wendell Ford had no use for a shovel. The "boy from Yellow Creek" plowed the earth with a team of mules that day as a nod to the farmers in his native western Kentucky, just one of the legendary politician's many touches that showed his deep understanding of Kentucky and the people that put him in office year after year.

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  • Jan 26, 2015 | via WFIE-TV Evansville 

    Owensboro services for Wendell Ford begin Monday

    Services for former Kentucky governor and U.S. senator Wendell Ford begin Monday in Owensboro. His family is offering several hours for the public to come honor the late Ford at the Glenn Funeral Home.

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