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Reginald Utley

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff

HARTFORD, Ky. — Reginald Utley, 90, of Hartford, passed away, Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, at Beaver Dam Nursing & Rehab. He was born Feb. 24, 1931, in Ohio County, Kentucky, to the late Lexie and Pearl Gillim Utley.

He retired from Alcoa Aluminum and he was also a retired farmer.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Lexie Utley Jr.

Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Ruth (Peters) Utley, of Hartford; one son, David Utley, of Morgantown; one daughter, Brenda (Sam) Wilkins, of Chesapeake, Virginia; and one sister, Regina Hudson, of Beda Community of Ohio County. Mr. Utley was blessed with three grandchildren, Anthony Utley, Amy Wilkins, and Jennifer Maupin, and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22, at Miller-Schapmire Funeral Home in Hartford, with Rev. Chris Taylor officiating. Burial will be at Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam, Kentucky. Military Rites will be provided by Ohio County Honor Guard. Family and friends may visit with the family from 11 a.m. until time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home

Miller Schapmire Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Utley. Share your messages of condolence with the family of Reginald Utley at

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