Mayhugh, Lela

Lela Mayhugh, 71, of Eddyville passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at Princeton Health and Rehab.

Mrs. Mayhugh was a member of the Full Gospel Church and loved spreading the Word of God.

Surviving is her husband, James Mayhugh of Eddyville; three sons, John Wagner of Oregon, Billy Williams of Paducah, Justin Mayhugh of Ledbetter; four daughters, Kimberly Waters of Texas, Tracy Mayhugh of Barlow, Jamie Mayhugh of Florida, Mary Ann Mayhugh of Smithland; four brothers, L.C. Upton, James Upton, John Henry Upton, Pete Upton all of California; two sisters, Jamie Lee, and Mae Curt both of Arkansas; 10 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Harold Upton and Jim Upton; two sisters, Melonie Upton and Betty Ann Jones. Her parents were John Upton and Dolly Yandell Upton.

Funeral services will be at 12:00pm on Monday, January 2, 2017 at Smith Funeral Chapel with the Rev. James Mayhugh officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Ledbetter.

Friends may call from 10:00am to service hour on Monday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be left at

Smith Funeral Chapel of Smithland is in charge of arrangements.

Published 12:00 AM, Thursday Dec. 29, 2016
Updated 01:48 PM, Friday Dec. 30, 2016

Lindsey Funeral Home

Lindsey Funeral Home

226 N. 4th Street

Paducah, KY 42001

Serving Paducah since 1915

Located in downtown Paducah, 1 block north of US Bank