Honoring Our Members

The Kentucky Motorcycle Association would like to honor our members no longer with us.  We thank you for your support, our thoughts and prayers are with your family and friends.  May the Sun Rise in front of me, The Rain Fall behind me and the Wind Follow Me.  Ride the clouds brothers and sisters.

Grace Miller

Grace Miller, Long Time KBA Member & Very Much A Biker At Heart

Grace passed away on March 1, 2015 in her sleep at home in Georgetown, Ky.

Grace loved to help people and helped organize many ride and benefits to help sick and dying children.  She was a good person and will be missed by many.  She left behind her Mother, 3 Grown Children and Her Husband Rusty.  Grace & Rusty were married for 23 years.  There are plans to organize a ride in her honor every year and the money raised (after burial expenses) will go to help bikers and their families.


"RIP Baby, You're Husband and then some, until we meet again, you will always be in my heart." - Rusty


Charles Allen Oak

Charles Allen Oak, KMA/KBA life-member from Carrolton, Ky.

1/31/1963 - 1/22/2015

David 'Rattler' Hardin

Most folks knew David as Rattler and he had been a long time member of the KMA/KBA as well as the Loners M/C out of the Bowling Green area. Typically you could find him showing up at various events around the state with his long time riding brother Lobo. Rattler was the friendly sort and always had a kind word to say when we met. He will be missed by his friends and realtives.



In Memory of Tommy Stewart


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Nathan Thomas "Tommy" Stewart, of Dry Ridge passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at his home at the age of 57. Mr. Stewart was born June 25, 1955 in Owenton, KY. to Ruby Ann Carver Stewart and the late Howard Donald Stewart. Mr. Stewart was a self employed electrician. He enjoyed motorcycles and was a member of the Kentucky Biker Association. 

Mr. Stewart leaves to mourn his passing his mother: Ruby A. Stewart of Dry Ridge, KY., 1 sister: Bridget Maddox and her husband Joe of Dry Ridge, KY., 1 nephew: Eldon Maddox and his wife Savannah of Dry Ridge, KY., 1 great niece: Laura Maddox and 1 great nephew: Levi Maddox both of Dry Ridge, KY. and a special friend: Kim Goodrich and her family of Owen County, KY.

Funeral services for Mr. Stewart will be conducted 1:00 pm Friday, November 2 in the chapel of the Eckler-McDaniel Funeral Home, Dry Ridge. Visitation will be on Friday at the funeral home from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm. Burial will be in the Jonesville I.O.O.F. Cemetery. 


Friday November 2, 2012, 1:00 pm at Eckler-McDaniel Funeral Home 
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Visitation will be Friday, Nov. 2 at the funeral home from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm. Burial will be in the Jonesville Cemetery.

Bob Blanton Sr

So Sad to have to send this obituary! RIP MYFRIEND!!

BLANTON, ROBERT EDWARD SR., 82, of Louisville, passed from this life on Wednesday, October 3, 2012.

He was a retired brakeman for the CSX Railroad, a member of Abraham Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite, Order of Eastern Star, American Legion Post 229, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6182, and an Army veteran of the Korean War. Robert was an avid Harley rider, and belonged to the Ky Bikers Association.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Noamia Blanton.

He is survived by a son, Robert Blanton, Jr., (Maria); daughters, Debbie Austin and Gina Cummings (Jeffrey); and grandchildren, Rachel, Jessica, and Charles.

A service to celebrate Mr. Blanton's life will be held at 12 p.m. Thursday in the Southern Chapel of Arch L. Heady & Son, 3601 Taylor Blvd. with entombment to follow in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Wednesday

Glenda Hobbic

District 1 Secretary

Kentucky Motorcycle Association

Lee Mattingly

Connie "Lee" Mattingly


MATTINGLY, CONNIE "LEE," 68, passed away Sunday, February 26, 2012 at his home, with his loving wife Charlotte at his side.

Lee retired from Ford's Louisville Assembly Plant and was a member of the KY Bikers Association, the Christian Bikers Association, the 101 Club at U of K and Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Charlotte Riley Mattingly; children, Laurie Mattingly, Tim Mattingly (Robin) and Kim Hobson (Randy); grandchildren, Kassie, Matthew, Emmali, Michael, Zachary, Christopher, Bella and Ashley; and great-grandchildren, Kinley and Kian.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus or Wayside Christian Mission in Lee's name.

Shelby Gene Neighbors




Shelby Neighbors 11/14/36- 04/14/11

He was a loving grandfather and dad and he love the racing, love fishing and he also love being with his family.

Terry Thomas

Passed away on 3-9-11 a member of District 9 that will be greatly missed. If you have a picture or some kind words to post please email them to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Carolyn and Waymon Farris

Carolyn and Waymon were both very active members of the Louisville District until health issues started to creep in. Both will be dearly missed by all.