man fishingCENTRAL CITY, KY., — Wayne Raymond Colburn, 67, of Central City passed away Friday, July 6, 2018 at 2:03am in Central City. Mr. Colburn was born April 26, 1951, in Greenville. He was a saw mill laborer, and a member of Cathedral of Hope Church. He loved to fish and enjoyed his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother Pearl Slinker Sparks, father Russell Colburn, sisters Georgianna St. Clair, Betty Jumper, and Vita Smith, brother William Colburn and wife Hildia Smith.

He is survived by his children Ulysses Wayne (Tracy) Colburn of Drakesboro, Jerry (Christie) Colburn of Drakesboro, and Betty Colburn of Dunmor, brother Wendell Colburn of Greenville, sisters Jane Crowe of Livermore, Marcella Drake of Sebree, and Margaret Croft of Moorman, 11 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and companion Sylvia Fraze.

Funeral services will be Sunday, July 8, 2018 at 2pm at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with Bro. David Cardwell officiating. Burial in Miller Cemetery.

Visitation will be Sunday after 10am at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at

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