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

Anthony Donald Mercer, age 72, of Dawson Springs, KY

1doveHOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Anthony Donald Mercer, age 72, of Dawson Springs, KY, passed away on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at his residence. Mr. Mercer was born on September 24, 1940, in East St. Louis, IL, to the late Donald Mercer and Pauline Rojas Mercer. Mr. Mercer graduated in 1958 from East St. Louis High School. He served his country in the United States Marine Corp from 1958 to 1964. He retired from Peabody Coal Company and was of the Christian faith.

Mr. Mercer is survived by a daughter ~ Tamara Martin of Madisonville, KY; a son ~ Anthony S. Mercer of Madisonville, KY; his former wife ~ Sue Mercer of Dawson Springs, KY; a sister ~ Donna Santagato of St. Clair, IL; a brother ~ Richard Mercer of St. Clair, IL and four grandchildren.

A private celebration of life is being planned by his family.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to:
Baptist Health Hospice
418 Scott Street
Madisonville, KY 42431

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...

Local Woman Charged in Thefts

MURRAY, Ky. (8/27/14) — On Aug. 27 at approximately 12:30 a.m., MPD officers made a stop at 12th and Chestnut on a… Read More

Labor Day Weekend Special Events at LBL

KENTUCKY (8/27/14) — The following events are scheduled for Labor Day Weekend at Land Between the Lakes: Homeplace… Read More
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

August 25, 2014 4237

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 3853

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 3398

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 2892

Daviess County Health Department…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2873

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

August 25, 2014 4237

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2392

Two Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision Near…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
August 25, 2014 2280

Former Co-Workers Trying to Raise Money…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 24, 2014 2263

Two Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision…

in Top Stories by Officer Jeff Miller
August 26, 2014 1716

Two People Injured When Vehicle Overturns…

in Top Stories by Matt Sanderson

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

August 25, 2014 2892

Daviess County Health Department…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2873

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
August 25, 2014 2749

GRADD Seeking Ombudsman Program Volunteers

in News by Woody Maglinger
August 26, 2014 2080

Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

in News by Beth Cecil
August 26, 2014 1765

City Street Closures on Strawbridge and…

in News by Abby Shelton

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

August 25, 2014 3853

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 3398

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 2534

Mustangs Marching Classic

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2471

Job Corp Celebrates 50th Anniversary

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 26, 2014 1852

Family Has Close Call with Tornado

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, 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 03social 04social 22social 21social 06