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Johnnie Reddish

January 6, 1955 — April 23, 2020

Johnnie Gail Bailey Reddish, 65, of Owensboro passed away peacefully at home while surrounded by her family on Thursday, April 23, 2020 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born January 6, 1955 in Daviess County to the late Johnnie Bailey and Clarca Hamilton. Gail retired from Owensboro Public Schools after 17 years. She adored her grandchildren and loved spending time with her family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Denny Hamilton.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Ronnie Reddish; daughters, Rhonda Reddish and Tina Reddish Keesler; son Steven (Ashley) Reddish; grandchildren, Alexis Roldan, Morgan Keesler, and Reid, Griffin, and Hayden Reddish; sisters, Pamela Black, Ann (Louis) Canary, and Elaine (Paul) Millay; brothers, Dale (Connie) Hamilton, Raymond (Elizabeth) Hamilton, Jerry (Sharon) Hamilton, Johnnie Bailey, and David Bailey; and several nieces and nephews.

In compliance with health and public safety directives, private family services will be held at James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will be at Rosehill Cemetery.

In lieu of visitation, there will be a drive-by caravan remembrance, Monday, April 27th in the parking lot at Davis Funeral Home from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. The family requests that you please come as you are and drive through. Due to safety directives, please do not exit your car, but you are allowed to roll down your window and show your support to Gail's family.

Gail's funeral services will be live-streamed at 11 a.m. Monday at

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hospice of Western Kentucky, 3419 Wathens Crossing, Owensboro, KY 42301.


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Monday, April 27, 2020

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