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GREENVILLE - Kenneth Ray Gates, 82, of Greenville, died Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at 5:18PM at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mr. Gates was born August 22, 1936, in Muhlenberg County. He was a coal miner with Peabody Coal Co., and a member of Carter Creek Missionary Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, and being outdoors. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Gates; five brothers; and two sisters.

He is survived by his daughter, Karen (Keith) White of Newburgh, IN; sons Gary (Dawn) Gates and Steve Gates, both of Powderly; grandchildren Kory (Erin) White, Justin (Megan) Gates, and Whitney (Kevin) Peay; and great-grandchildren Madison White, McKinley Gates, Ella Gates, Jenna White, and Bryant Peay.

Funeral services will be Saturday, October 27, 2018, at 11:00AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Bro. John Day III officiating. Burial in Joines Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday after 5:30PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at