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Tracy Ann (Harris) Desper

February 23, 1962 ~ March 20, 2020 (age 58)


Tracy Ann Harris Desper, 58, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky went to her heavenly home on Friday, March 20, 2020 at her residence. She was born February 23, 1962 in Owensboro, Kentucky to the late James Harris and Jonell McCoy Harris McClanahan.

Aside from her parents she was preceded in death by an infant brother.

Tracy leaves behind to treasure many memories, her husband of forty-one years, Ronnie Desper of Beaver Dam; two children, Ryan (Brittany) Desper of Lewisport and Kara (Steven) Ford of Temple Terrace, Florida; five grandchildren, Kennedy Desper, Warner Ford, Layla Ford, Aubrey Ford and Collin Desper; three brothers, Jimmy Harris of Hartford, Jeff (Bea) Harris of Morganfield and John Harris of Owensboro; mother-in-law, Anneta Fields of Beaver Dam and brother-in-law, Marty (Scottie) Desper of Hamilton, Ohio.

In light of the current health and safety risk, private family services will be held at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam. Burial will take place in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam.

The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of contribution to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 3810.

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Private Services

William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

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