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“So sorry for the Gish family. While Kellie and I were cousins I was raised in Illinois although now I live in Central City, and she in Kentucky. I...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Deborah Turnage (Lacefield) - KY

“Words can not ever express how sad we are. But so thankful we can say she was our family..Rob and I can never express how kind and loving you were to...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Kimberly Erwin - Pasadena, MD

“Prayers for her family. She was such a beautiful person inside and out and will truly be missed. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: John and Melinda Burgard - KY

“Kellie was a sweetheart to anyone who met her. Positive attitude, beautiful smile and an uncanny desire to help her fellow human and brighten their...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Hugh Sweatt - Central City, KY

“So very sorry to read of Kellie's passing. I first met Kellie many years ago when putting together the Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Festival...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Steve Johnson - Owensboro, KY

“A precious individual. She was incredibly kind and loved her family. A fierce fighter. I send my love to her family and close friends. ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Mary Ann French - Central City, KY

“You will never find a kinder,sweeter, person or soul. Dealing with all of the issues from the drivers, road crews or whatever else ended up on her...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Jeff Bruhn - Smithland, KY

“We are saddened for the family to hear that Kellie has passed on to be with the Lord. We know God has his arms safely around her as she rejoices in...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Ray and JoLynn (Gish) LaCroix and Family - TN

“I'm so sorry to learn of Kellie's passing. She was the sweetest person. My prayers for her family. May the Lord comfort you and keep you always. ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: Rita Dukes Smith - Bremen, KY

“I'm so sorry for this familys loss... This lady was one day older than me... We just never know when Jesus is gonna call us home. I read her birthday...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Debbie (Genia Cotton is my big sister) Spencer - KY

“Though we only knew you for a few years you were a blessing and joy to us. ”
11 of 17 | Posted by: Susan and Bryan Watts - TX

12 of 17 | Posted by: DEANNA JONES/RYAN - Friend

“I'm very sorry for Kellies passing. She was the most nicest, sweetest person ever during my 10 years at Brewco Motorsports. She will be dearly missed ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Dean Howard - Owensboro, KY

“My dear sister in the Lord. I Have been so blessed to call you sister and I'm so blessed to have known your beautiful family. It has been a privilege...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Anne Jakobson - Greenville, KY

“Kelly, I thank you for giving our family Hollie. We could not love her more. She is so much like you it is unbelievable. Your faith was inspiring....Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Terri Durham - Family Friend

“To my friends, Pastor Carolyn Erwin and Thomas Gish, my prayers are with you and your family.❤ ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Wanda Mcgraw - Crossville, TN

“Kellie was an amazing soul and loving person! She had such a huge heart!!! She never met a stranger and always had a kind word to say ! She loved to...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Jessica Noffsinger - Friend

CENTRAL CITY - Shannan Kellie Gish, 51, of Central City, died Thursday, December 26, 2019, under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born August 14, 1968, in Muhlenberg County. She was secretary for Brewco Marketing for 31 years, and was a member of Church of God of Prophecy in Central City. Kellie loved her community and her church. She believed her calling in life was to serve others, and she did it well. She left behind many beloved friends, including her church and work family. She will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by her father, Allie Ray Drake.

She is survived by her husband, Carl Wesley Gish; son Allie Thomas (Caitlin) Gish; daughter Hollie Morgan (Jacob) Noffsinger; grandchildren Libby Faith Noffsinger and Knox Alexander Gish; mother Pat Drake; brother Patrick Van Drake; sister Christy (Jeff) Mcintosh; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, and brothers-in-law.

Funeral services will be Monday, December 30, 2019, at 11:00AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Pastor Carolyn Erwin officiating, assisted by Pastor Sam Smith. Burial in Shavers Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday after 5:00PM at the funeral home. The family would like to thank the staff at Brewco, Owensboro Oncology, Dr. M, and all of the staff at the Heartford House and Hospice of Western Kentucky. Online condolences may be made at