Ralph R. Baucum

December 28, 1929 ~ November 27, 2018 (age 88)


Ralph Baucum, 88 of Paducah passed away at 6:25 AM Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Mercy Health Lourdes in Paducah. 

Ralph was a member of Victory Baptist Church, member of Plumbers & Steamfitters Local Union 184 & was 60+year Journeyman Plumber in Kentucky. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in the Korean conflict.

Ralph is survived by his wife of 66 years, Mary Belle Wheatley Baucum of Paducah; two daughters, Tammie Dublin and Rhonda Harper of Paducah; one son, Johnny (Christine) Baucum of Paducah; eight grandchildren, Michelle (Jason) Logsdon, Jason (Aly) Harper, Stephanie Baucum, Adam (Jasey) Harper, Sara Baucum (Evan), Cheyanna (Will) Morris, Brooke Baucum & Zachary Baucum; eight great-grandchildren, Jaret Logsdon, Molly Logsdon, Gavin Thomas, Lyrix Baucum, Jemma Owen, Stevie Jane Baucum, Elias Owen & Brantley Baucum and several nieces & nephews.

Ralph was preceded in death by his parents, Wallace & Parrie McCuiston Baucum; eleven siblings, Cloice Baucum, Clifford Baucum, Meg Dunn, Harold Baucum, Percy Baucum, Dick Baucum, Loreta Steele, Faye McClure, Ronnie Baucum, Joe Pat Baucum & Brooks Baucum.

Funeral services will be at 1:00 PM Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at the Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with Rev. Homer Fletcher officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Paducah. Friends may call from 5:00-8:00 PM Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah.

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Funeral Service
October 31, 2018

1:00 PM
Milner and Orr Funeral Home of Paducah
120 Memorial Drive
Paducah, KY 42001

Interment following funeral service
October 31, 2018

Woodlawn Memorial Gardens
6965 Old HWY 45 South
Paducah, KY 42003

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