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

Finis Ray Cates, 76, of Madisonville, KY

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Finis Ray Cates, 76, of Madisonville, KY passed away at 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at his home.

He was born on December 8, 1936 in Madisonville to the late Ruth Roosevelt Cates and Harry Davis Cates. He retired as a coal miner from Island Creek Coal Co. He was a member of the United Mine Workers of America and a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church in Madisonville.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister, Margaret Louise Cates.

He is survived by his sisters, Anna Boze, Helen Hartline both of Madisonville and Barbara Lamb of Nebo, KY; his brothers, Marvin (Brenda) Cates of Reed, KY, Harold (Linda) Cates of Nebo, James Cates of Madisonville and Thomas (Connie) Cates of Henderson, KY; caregiver and niece, Brenda Daughtery of Nortonville, KY; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 24, 2013 in the chapel of Harris Funeral Home in Madisonville with Rev. Rick Oakley officiating. Burial to follow in Grapevine Cemetery in Madisonville.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour Friday at Harris Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Danny Boze, Dewayne Cates, Walter Arnett, Daniel Arnett, Jordan Givens and Blake Vaughn.

On line condolences may be made to the family at www.harrisfuneralinc.com.

3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16

In Other News...

'How Dry I Was'

CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (8/18/14) — While sun and heat without water singed the grass in early August, enough rain fell… Read More

Central City Lions Club Charity Auction Set for Aug. 28

CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (8/19/14) — The 56th annual Central City Lions Club Charity Auction will take place from 5:30 p.m.… Read More
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

August 15, 2014 4462

Muhlenberg Man Arrested for Hopkins Auto…

in Top Stories by Det. Otis Chamberlain
August 15, 2014 3054

Sixth Annual Lake Malone Car, Truck and…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 17, 2014 2968

Greenville Police Conducting Traffic…

in Top Stories by Wes Miller
August 16, 2014 2956

Pogue's Automotive Annual Picnic Brings…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 15, 2014 2950

Owensboro Board of Commissioners Special…

in News by Beth Cecil

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

August 18, 2014 2321

Madisonville Man Charged for Shoplifting,…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
August 15, 2014 2280

Sheriff's Office, PNTF Make Drug Arrest…

in Top Stories by Det. Shawn Bean
August 15, 2014 1421

Madisonville Introduces New Spray Park

in Top Stories by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
August 16, 2014 1373

Non-Partisan Offices Deadline Passes -…

in Top Stories by Keenan Ratliff
August 16, 2014 1183

Madisonville Police Conducting Sobriety…

in Top Stories by Lt. Charles Young II

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

August 15, 2014 2950

Owensboro Board of Commissioners Special…

in News by Beth Cecil
August 18, 2014 2203

Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

in News by Beth Cecil
August 18, 2014 2101

Unlawful Solicitation

in News by Sgt. J.D. Winkler
August 18, 2014 2048

RiverArtes Opening at OMFA

in News by Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
August 19, 2014 1285

Free Arthritis Exercise Program will be…

in News by Woody Maglinger

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

August 15, 2014 3054

Sixth Annual Lake Malone Car, Truck and…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 17, 2014 2968

Greenville Police Conducting Traffic…

in Top Stories by Wes Miller
August 16, 2014 2956

Pogue's Automotive Annual Picnic Brings…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 15, 2014 2810

Green River Firefighters' to Honor All…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 18, 2014 2521

Man Injured in Early Morning WKP Accident

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

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