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Louetta L. (Mitchell) Hoodenpyle

August 4, 1928 ~ July 8, 2022 (age 93)


Louetta L. Hoodenpyle, 93, formerly of Earlington, KY passed away on Friday, July 8, 2022 at the Lucy Smith King Care Center in Henderson, KY.

She was born in Bowling Green, KY on August 4, 1928 to the late John S. Mitchell and Loudean Cunningham. 

Mrs. Hoodenpyle was a member of First United Methodist Church in Earlington, KY; Earlington Civic Club, and a former Earlington City Council member. She was a retired teacher who had taught at Earlington High School and South Hopkins High School.  She received her bachelor’s degree from Western Kentucky University.

 In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas “Tommy” Edward Hoodenpyle; two sons, Kelly Joe Hoodenpyle and Kirby Eugene Hoodenpyle.

Mrs. Hoodenpyle is survived by her son, Greg Hoodenpyle and his wife, Kim, of Henderson, KY; one stepbrother, Charles Cunningham of St. Louis, MO; three grandchildren: Alex Hoodenpyle, Sarah Hoodenpyle, and Scott Hoodenpyle; two great grandchildren, Riley Hoodenpyle and Graham Hoodenpyle; and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Saturday, July 16, 2022 at 1:00 PM at the First United Methodist Church in Earlington, KY with Rev. Alan Chamness officiating, Rev. Marty Martinez assisting, and Greg Hoodenpyle giving the Eulogy; burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Earlington, KY.

Visitation will be on Saturday, July 16, 2022 from 10:00 AM until service time at 1:00PM at the church.

Pallbearers will be Alex Hoodenpyle, Scott Hoodenpyle, Jim Guess, Johnny Ray, Kerry Scott, and Doug Mullins. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hopkins County Food Bank.

Reid-Walters Funeral Home in Earlington, KY is in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences can be made at www.reidwaltersfh.com.


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July 16, 2022

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Earlington First United Methodist Church
201 E. Moss Ave
Earlington, KY 42410

Funeral Service
July 16, 2022

1:00 PM
Earlington First United Methodist Church
201 E. Moss Ave
Earlington, KY 42410


Christian Food Bank of Hopkins County
241 W. Center St., Madisonville KY 42431
Tel: 1-270-825-8296

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