Kenneth ‘Wayne’ Blakeley 62, of Owensboro, Kentucky went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 4, 2021 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Kenneth Duaine Blakeley was born November 15, 1958 in Owensboro, Kentucky to Joe Kenneth and Willena Katheryn Jones Blakeley and was better known as ‘Wayne’ to both his family and friends. Wayne worked as a truck driver for 19 years and was a member of the Baptist faith. He was a friend to all, enjoyed playing pool and spending time with both his family and friends. Wayne was preceded in death by his father, Joe Blakeley; by his step fathers, Dean Ellis and Earl Sutton and by a daughter, Rebecca May Blakeley.
Survivors include his mother, Willena “Jody” Sutton of Sacramento; two daughters, April Dykes (Macky) of Owensboro and Samantha Smith (Ray) of Livermore; three grandchildren, Marcus Dykes, Jasmine Dykes and Karen May Batemen; two brothers, Bill Blakeley of Sacramento and David Blakeley (Chasity) of Hartford; two step brothers, Lee Sutton (Sylvia) of Sacramento and James D. Ellis (Wendy) of Philadelphia; a step sister, Debbie Cravens (John) of Orange Grove, Florida; and a special friend, Amanda Laney of Owensboro.
Memorial services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday at Promise Seekers Church; 650 Royal Cypress Drive; Sacramento, Kentucky. Friends may visit with Wayne’s family from 2:00 P.M. until 3:00 P.M. Saturday at the church. Muster Funeral Homes, Calhoun Chapel is handling the arrangements for Wayne’s family. In compliance with health and public safety directives, capacity for Wayne’s visitation and funeral service will be limited in accordance with state guidelines. Due to the Governor’s mandate, masks or facial coverings are required during all services.
The Kenneth ‘Wayne’ Blakeley family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Kenneth ‘Wayne’ Blakeley, Memorial Fund; C/O Muster Funeral Homes; P.O. Box 160; Calhoun, Kentucky 42327.
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