Dennie Wayne Carner, 77, of Manitou, died Thursday, April 30, 2020, at his home.

He was born Nov. 15, 1942, in Princeton, a son of the late William Howard and Lois Sisk Carner. He graduated from Caldwell County High School and served in the United States Army from 1961-63. He was a letter carrier and retired from the US Postal Service after 26 years and was a member of Northside Baptist Church in Princeton.

Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Margaret Fields Carner, a daugther and son-in-law, Denise and Raymond Nixon of Eddyville; two grandsons; and a great-grandson.

Private funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at Rosedale Cemetery in Dawson Springs, with the Rev. Jamie Covle officiating. Pallbearers include Ricky Fields, Darrel Davis, Brad Fields, and Ricky Camplin.

The service will be streamed live on Beshear Funeral Home facebook beginning at 2:00 p.m.

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