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

Gale Cravens 59, of Owensboro, KY

OWENSBORO, Ky. - Gale Cravens 59, of Owensboro, KY passed away Monday, April 1, 2013, at his home in Owensboro. Homer Gale Cravens was born June 30, 1953 in Daviess County, KY to the late George and Loraine Furgerson Cravens, was married to the former Connie Gail Tomes on June 3, 2000, and was also known as the "Wise Old Buck" by his family and friends. Gale retired from Southwire of Lewisport, was an avid outdoorsman, loved music, and also enjoyed riding his tractor, hunting, fishing, and spending time with both his family and friends. In addition to his parents, Gale was preceded in death by a brother, Ernie Cravens and a sister, Linda Jernigan.

Survivors include his wife, Connie Cravens; four daughters, Alonda and Chris Imbruglio of Morgantown, Lori and Terry Tuggle of Henderson, Amy and Nick Severs of Hawesville, and Winona Carden of Owensboro; a son and his wife, Josh and Melissa Cravens of Lewisport; seven grandchildren, Kelsie, Zachary, Cameron, Devin, McKenzie, Hunter, and Carter; a brother, James Cravens of Fordsville; three sisters, Brenda Spain of Whitesville, Jean Lucas of Sebree, and Wanda Banks of Lewisport; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday at Muster Funeral Homes, Calhoun Chapel with the Pastor Oda Shouse officiating. Burial will be in the Station Baptist Cemetery in McLean County. Friends may visit with Gale's family from 3:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Wednesday and from 9:00 A.M. until time of services Thursday at Musters in Calhoun.

The Gale Cravens family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Gale Cravens, Memorial Fund; C/O Muster Funeral Homes; P.O. Box 160; Calhoun, KY 42327. Memorial contribution envelopes will be available at Musters in Calhoun.

Share your memories and photos of Gale at www.musterfuneralhomes.com.

In Other News...

Business Spotlight - JD Byrider

HENDERSON, Ky. (7/28/14) — Located on U.S. 41 for the past 13 years, JD Byrider is a non-traditional car dealer that… Read More

Muhlenberg County School Board Meeting

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (7/28/14) — There will be a special called meeting of the Muhlenberg County Board of Education… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 24, 2014 3967

Powderly Man Injured in Apparent Gun…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 2847

Madisonville Man Charged for Drugs,…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
July 25, 2014 2218

No One Injured in Truck-Train Collision

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 28, 2014 2205

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Being a…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 1858

Madisonville Man Arrested for Endangering…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 24, 2014 2847

Madisonville Man Charged for Drugs,…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
July 25, 2014 2218

No One Injured in Truck-Train Collision

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 28, 2014 2205

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Being a…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 1858

Madisonville Man Arrested for Endangering…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 25, 2014 1461

Vehicle Strikes Lawn Mower Driven on…

in Top Stories by Dep. Mike Evans

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 24, 2014 1386

US 231 Ohio River 'William Natcher'…

in News by Keith Todd
July 24, 2014 1113

Maintenance Scheduled at Fisher Park and…

in News by Brittni Bunn
July 24, 2014 943

Portion of Spring Bank Drive Closed…

in News by Sherry Girten
July 28, 2014 655

Zuberer Takes Over at Quarterback for…

in News by Steve LeMaster
July 28, 2014 610

Dont Miss Out on a Howl of a Good Time

in News by Brittni Bunn

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 24, 2014 3967

Powderly Man Injured in Apparent Gun…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 1842

Muhlenberg to Have State's Only Honey…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 1360

Business Spotlight - McQuady's Automotive

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 1352

Marching Mustangs Band Camp Underway

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 1182

Business Spotlight - Blue Moon Car Wash

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

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