CENTRAL CITY – Mary Sue Fulkerson, 82, of Central City, died Thursday, March 3, 2016, at 5:45AM at Ohio County Hospital. Mrs. Fulkerson was born September 11, 1933, in Grayson County. She was a homemaker and member of Nelson Creek Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Margaret O’Brien; brothers Thomas, Billy, Wendell, Dale, and Donald O’Brien; daughter Reginia Fulkerson; and son Thomas Eugene Fulkerson. She is survived by her husband, Darrell Fulkerson; sons Eddie Fulkerson of Central City and Wayne (Tammy) Fulkerson of Powderly; daughters Julia (Jerry) Creasy of Nelson Creek and Tammy (Bobby) Vincent of Central City; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brothers Harold O’Brien of Rockport, Larry Neil O’Brien of Nelson Creek, and Johnny O’Brien of Hartford; and sisters Jane Rhule of Texas, Aileen Maugherman of Florida, and Doris Salmon of Louisville. Funeral services will be Sunday, March 6, 2016, at 2:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. Curtis McGehee officiating, assisted by Rev. Donnie Wilkins. Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday after 5:00PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.
DRAKESBORO – Mary Ruth Wood Fulkerson, 94, of Drakesboro, died Monday, May 22, 2017, at 10:00PM at Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Mrs. Fulkerson was born October 23, 1922, in Muhlenberg County. She was a homemaker and member of Riverside Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Claudie Fulkerson; brothers James, Clarence, and Carl; and sisters Lucille, Velma, and Grace. She is survived by her son, Kenneth Fulkerson of Drakesboro; daughter Janet (Wesley) Harris of Greenville; grandchildren Dustin Harris of Japan and Derek (Lindsey) Harris of Louisville; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 1:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City. Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday after 10:00AM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.