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“Wayne was a great person. I remember him when Justin and I were in elementary school. Prayers to all the family on the loss of a great role model. ”
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CENTRAL CITY - Wayne Napier, 68, of Central City, died Sunday, September 22, 2019, at 6:20PM at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Mr. Napier was born May 3, 1951, in Muhlenberg County. He was a retired coal miner with Gibraltor Coal Mines, and a member of Crossing Holiness Church. He enjoyed spending time on the water fishing and boating. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Herbert C. Napier.

He is survived by his wife, Gay Flener Napier; daughter Tiffany (James) Ingram of Central City; son Justin (Tiffany) Napier of Central City; mother Mary Lou Kimmel of Central City; and grandchildren Nicholas Robinson, Lauren Ingram, Ali Napier, and Jake Napier.

Funeral services will be Thursday, September 26, 2019, at 11:00AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Bro. Jerry Whitehouse Jr. officiating. Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday after 5:00PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at