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Wendell Renfrow

February 20, 1944 — July 5, 2019

Wendell C. Renfrow, 75 of Owensboro, died Friday, July 5, 2019 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born in Daviess County on February 20, 1944 to the late Henry Lewis Renfrow and Mary Shields Renfrow. He retired from Yager Materials where he was a truck driver and was a member of Apostolic Lighthouse. Wendell enjoyed watching westerns and loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Lena Goatley; a daughter, Lisa Renfrow; and two grandsons, Christopher Lindsey and Kaden Renfrow.

Survivors include his children, Roxy Simpson, Tina Owens, Penny Renfrow, Wendell Renfrow, Jr., and Matthew Renfrow; twenty grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; and a brother, Jimmy Renfrow.

Services will be at 12:30pm on Friday, July 12, 2019 at the Chapel of Rosehill Cemetery, 1300 Old Hartford Road, in Owensboro. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 10:00am until 12:00pm at James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory.

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Friday, July 12, 2019

Starts at 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery Chapel

1300 Old Hartford Rd, Owensboro, KY 42303

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