KEVIL — James LaVon Gurley, 70, of Kevil, died Tuesday in McCracken County.
He retired from Colonial Bread as a regional manager. He attended World Harvest Church in Kevil and was a DJ for WKYQ and a licensed ham radio operator.
He is survived by his wife, Karen Yvonne Gurley; five daughters, Shanna Slaseymeyer of Paducah, Rhonda Yates of Metropolis, Ill., Lindsey Childres of Simpson, Ill., Sarah Hicks of La Center, and Grace Koehler of Vienna, Ill.; his mother, Ruth Irene Stokes Gurley of Johnson City, Ill., and 11 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lori Gurley, and one brother.
Services will be at a later date.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to World Harvest Church, 3250 Steele Rd, Paducah, KY 42003.
Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.