John Samuel Madden III, born July 28, 1986, died October 4, 2011.
John has found his happy place in Heaven with his Grandma, Granny Grump, cousins and many friends he had lost. May you rest in peace, John, for we will love and miss you with all our hearts for you were our baby.
John is survived by his parents, Janet Madden of Grand Rivers, Ky., John Madden II and Patty Madden of Ekron, Ky.; his Grandpa, Jed Meyer of Grand Rivers, Ky., special cousins, Doyle and Darlene Owen, Ledbetter, Ky.; three brothers, Cody and Justin Madden of Ekron, Ky., and Aaron Owen of Ledbetter, Ky.; seven sisters, Michelle (Justin) Risner of Burna, Ky., Melissa Madden of Grand Rivers, Ky., Stephanie Dukes of Murray, Ky., Kim Dukes, Ashley, Elizabeth and Brandie Madden, all of Ekron, Ky.; Nephew and nieces, Jason and Amberly Risner of Burna, Ky.; Abby and Sarah Cartwright of Grand Rivers, Ky.; four uncles, Robert Griffith, James Owen, Robert Rhea and Floyd Madden. One aunt, Jenny Reynolds; and one stepaunt, Patricia Owen. Grandparents, Nora Driver and Eugene Ladd. Also, Zack Madden and all of his friends that thought of him as a brother.
John was preceded in death by his Grandma, Barbara Owen; Grandpa, James Owen; Granny Grump, Mina Meyer; Grandpa, John Madden Sr.; and great-grandmother and great-grandfather, Martha and Abbott Davis; and James and Linda (Coon) Owen.
Funeral services will be Monday, Oct. 10, 2011 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors, Salem, Ky. Bro. Terry Mitcheson will officiate.
Visitation will be Monday from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour of 1 p.m. Burial will be in Tiline Cemetery.
Online condolences may be left at boydfuneraldirectors.com.