September 23, 1964 ~ October 22, 2020

Born in: Calhoun, KY
Resided in: Owensboro, KY

John Michael Masterson, age 56 of Owensboro, passed Thursday, October 22, 2020 in Owensboro. He was born September 23, 1964 in Calhoun, Kentucky to the late Douglas Eugene, Sr. and Ruby Nell Bracken Masterson.

John was a self-employed handyman, an outdoorsman and cared deeply for his family, especially his step-children and step-grandchildren.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ramona Gail Stone Masterson, and a brother, Joseph Wayne Masterson.

He is survived by his step-children, Charles Taylor and Coy Estes, seven step-grandchildren, his sister, Rebecca Smith (William), and brother, Douglas E. Masterson, Jr. (Patsy), his companion, Carolyn Pickerell, and many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Haley-McGinnis Funeral Home to assist with final expenses.

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Masterson. Share your messages of condolence with the family of John Michael Masterson and sign his virtual guestbook by going to

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  1. Old dude that was ur nick name I never could remember urs and I was lil BITES mom John I was so grateful to became friends with u thanks to Doug for asking us both to help with club dnr I will always remember all the story’s and old school stuff u talked about I made u a promise and that I will always keep I pinky promised and i will never break it u rest in peace Doug will be fine 🤜🤛

  2. You lived a great life u were a good man I love and miss u already tell mammaw I said hi and I miss her !!

  3. Prayers for the family. John was like a brother to me. We grew up together. We lost contact with each other over the years. Good memories! Love you Rest In Peace

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