Wanda Mae Midkiff, age 90, of Dawson Springs, KY passed away March 27, 2019. She was born January 20, 1929 in Ohio County, KY to the late James Everett Russell and Elva Mae (Westerfield) Russell of Hartford, KY.
Wanda was a homemaker, business woman and former Hartford (KY) City Clerk. She loved being with her family and was an excellent baker, cook and seamstress. She was very involved in civic projects and her church. She also enjoyed flower arranging and playing Rook with her family and friends.
Wanda is survived by sons Dr. Stephen Jay Midkiff (Tess) of Portsmouth, OH; Rex Brent Midkiff (Vicki) of Greenville, KY; and Bro. Timothy Scott Midkiff of Dawson Springs, KY; daughter-in-law Glenda Midkiff of Paducah, KY; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her parents, Wanda is pre-deceased by her beloved husband of 54 years, Malcolm Herman Midkiff, son Michael Ray Midkiff, Sr.; daughter-in-law Stephanie Midkiff, brothers Evan Ray Russell and James Dale Russell, sisters Floy Deane (Russell) Shain Patton and Audrey Naomia (Russell) Handley.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, March 31, 2019 by Elder Jeff Winfrey at Beshear Funeral Home in Dawson Springs, KY. Visitation is from 12:00 PM through 2:00 PM on Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery in Dawson Springs, KY.