Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Joseph David Stokes, 82 of Greenville, KY

drjGREENVILLE, Ky - Joseph David Stokes, 82, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday March 26, 2013.  Born on January 8th, 1931 and raised in Earlington, KY, he was the son of the late Frank Farmer Stokes and Frances Lillian Wyatt Stokes. He was a devoted husband for 55 years to the love of his life, Ann Kathrine (Stewart) Stokes, until her passing in 2009. They were the loving parents of seven children. He was a lifelong supporter of the Greenville United Methodist Church where he also served as a board member and was an active member of the local community.

Joe earned a B.S. degree from Western Kentucky State University and a M.D. degree from the University of Louisville. While pursuing his advanced education he served in the Army Reserves rising to the rank of Captain. After interning at St Joseph Hospital in Louisville and completing his residency in Radiology at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville he joined the staff of Muhlenberg Community Hospital in Greenville, Ky. He served there as the resident Radiologist, board member, and as Chief of Staff during his tenure until his retirement. He also practiced at medical facilities in the surrounding counties and had several articles published in medical journals.

He enjoyed playing basketball as an adolescent and later in life playing tennis and snow skiing with his family. Along with his wife, he enjoyed attending their children's many activities which included athletic, band, scouts, and school events.

Survivors include his seven children, Dr. David Stokes, Cynthia Stuart, Karen Coffey, Patricia Stokes, Dr. Sylvia Gaiko, Linda Stokes and Thomas Stokes; his 14 grandchildren; 2 daughters-in-law; 3 sons-in-law; and 3 brothers.

Visitation will be held beginning at 12:00 pm Saturday March 30th with the funeral service following immediately after at 1:30 pm.   The visitation and funeral service will be held at Greenville United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery in Greenville KY. Memorial gifts can be made to Greenville United Methodist Church. Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville, Ky. are in charge of arrangements.

Posted on 2/2/14
2/6/2014 - posted
button coupons
2/6/2014 - posted
2/6/2014 - posted
button classifieds

In Other News...

Madisonville Man Charged with Selling Cocaine

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (11/26/14) ― A Madisonville man has been taken into custody and charged with several drug-related… Read More

Baptist Health Ebola Ready

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (11/27/14) — Infection Control coordinator Tammy Merrill presented Ebola preparedness at Baptist… Read More
2/6/2014 - posted

Most Read This Week

November 22, 2014 5447

One Injured in Two Vehicle Collision in Greenville

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Miria Thomas
November 24, 2014 3635

Two Charged for Possession of Meth After…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by MCSO/PIO Alex Piper
November 21, 2014 3557

Kentucky Employers to Save About $112 million

in General News For All Sites by Cathy Lindsey
November 25, 2014 2864

Call for Help Results in Arrest for Possession of…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
November 25, 2014 2777

Madisonville Man Charged for Selling Cocaine

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
November 22, 2014 2733

Greenville Representatives Taking Part in Austin,…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
November 21, 2014 2552

KSP Announces 'Cram the Cruiser' to Feed the…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Stu Recke
November 22, 2014 2543

SAR Planning 'Triple' Revolutionary War Patriot…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Geoff Baggett
November 24, 2014 2528

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

in Hopkins News by Sheila Hopper
November 24, 2014 2502

Madisonville Police Charge Woman with Terroristic…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department

Stories Trending Today

November 26, 2014 1891

Greene Leaf Boutique Offers Style for Less

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
November 26, 2014 1494

Madisonville Man Charged with Selling Cocaine

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Lt. William W. Poe
November 27, 2014 1443

Sons of American Revolution Hold Triple Grave…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Geoff Baggett
November 27, 2014 1368

Caretender's Staff Cares About Feeding Needy…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
November 26, 2014 1360

Don't Let Your Thanksgiving Go Up in Smoke

in General News For All Sites by Kip Diggs
November 27, 2014 1330

MCTI Presents 'The Santaland Diaries'

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
November 26, 2014 1272

Thanksgiving is Top Day for Cooking Fires

in Top News For All Sites by Ricki Gardenhire
November 27, 2014 1267

MSA Thanksgiving Food Box Drive

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Joyce Riggs
November 26, 2014 1137

Gift Exchange Dos and Don'ts

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News
November 26, 2014 1001

Ready Your Home for Holiday Guests

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc.
Corporate Office & Studio
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431
270.452.2727 (phone)
  •  270.452.2249 (fax)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social fbsocial twsocial yt
social gpsocial flrsocial rss