Sonya Bartlett

June 8, 1946 - May 12, 2024

Sonya Bartlett

Sonya Bartlett, 77, of Owensboro, passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2024 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born on June 8, 1946 in Woodford, KY to the late H.C. and Irene Ford Shipp. Sonya enjoyed landscaping her yard and being in the water, whether in her pool or at the ocean, but most of all she loved her family and being with the grandkids.

In addition to her parents, Sonya was preceded in death by, her brother, Tommy Shipp and sister, Karen Bocard.

Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Gary Bartlett; two sons, Jason Bartlett (Julie) and Brian Welp (Ginger); four grandchildren, Madison Grace Bartlett, Avery Elizabeth Haskins (Tay), Ansley Welp and Allie Welp; and one great-grandchild, Kylen Haskins.

Visitation will be from 2:00pm – 4:00pm Sunday, May 19, 2024 at Bellevue Baptist Church, 4950 KY 56, Owensboro, KY 42301.

James H. Davis Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of her arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks for expressions of sympathy to be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105-9959, Alzheimer’s Association, Kaden Tower, 6100 Dutchman’s Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40205-3284, or Hospice of Western Kentucky, 3419 Wathens Crossing, Owensboro, KY 42301.