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Louise Wesley

October 6, 1946 ~ April 10, 2018 (age 71)

Louise Wesley, age 71, of Liberty, passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at the Liberty Care Center.

  Born October 6, 1946, in Liberty, KY, she was a daughter of Mildred Faye Lawson Grider and the late Vernon Grider, Sr. She was retired from the Kentucky Department of Transportation. Louise was a member of the Walnut Hill Separate Baptist Church. She was the former owner of WKDO Radio in Liberty. She was a former employee of the Casey News and the Commonwealth Journal. Louise was a former member of the Kentucky Broadcaster’s Association.

  Survivors include her son, Ricky (and Shelly) Wesley of Liberty; daughter, Carla (and Charlie) Turner of Liberty; three grandsons, Derrick Logan Wesley, Nick Turner, and Josh Turner; her mother, Mildred Faye Lawson Grider of Liberty; and three sisters, Brenda, Nancy, and Debbie. The family of Louise Wesley would like to extend a heartfelt appreciation to the staff of Liberty Care Center for their warm and comforting care of Louise.

  Louise was preceded in death by her father, Vernon Grider, Sr. and four brothers, Gary, Butch, Junior, and Jeff Grider.

  Funeral services will be held at 1:00PM on Friday, April 13, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Rodney Smith, Bro. Clifton Cowan, and Bro. Mark Yaden officiating. Burial will follow in the Glenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00AM-1:00PM on Friday at the funeral home.

  Memorial contributions are suggested to Gideon Bibles or to St. Jude’s.

  Arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with online guestbook available at

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