Floyd County Obits-Ham-Hz
 

HAMILTON, Aaron  Age, 62, of Grethel, died Saturday, November 25, 2000, at Paul B. Hall Medical Center, Paintsville, following an extended illness. Born on November 19, 1938, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Chester Hamilton and Opal Johnson Hamilton. He was a disabled coal miner. He was preceded in death by his wife, Daisy Mae Tackett Hamilton. Survivors include three daughters, Arlene Bentley of Frenchburg, Michelle Hamilton, and Abigail Wellman, both of Grethel; four brothers, Ishmuel Hamilton, and Randall Hamilton, both of Columbus, Ohio, Daniel Hamilton of Teaberry, Amos Hamilton of Jonesville, Michigan; three sisters, Barbara Keathley of Elyria, Ohio, Helen Hamilton of Albion, Michigan, Joyce Coleman of Grethel; and five grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, November 28, at noon at the Pilgrims Home Old Regular Baptist Church at Grethel, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial were in the Lucy Hall Cemetery, McDowell, under the direction of the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Abel  Abel Hamilton, 73, of Galveston, died Thursday, January 8, 2004, at the Odd Fellows Hall in Michigan. Born May 23, 1930, in Pike County, he was the son of the late Waldon and Katie Newsome Hamilton. He was a disabled factory worker and coal miner, and was a member of the Little Rachel Old Regular Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Laura Fox Hamilton. Other survivors include four sons: Worley Hamilton of Pikeville, Ricky Hamilton, Randy Hamilton and Michael Hamilton, all of Jackson, Michigan; five daughters and sons-in-law: Sharon (Joe) Lagow, Brenda (Ralph) Lafond, Nora (Phillip) Railer, Lorinda (David) Navarre and Lucinda (Ronald) Thornsberry, all of Jackson, Michigan; four brothers: Arnold Hamilton of Johnson County, Avorn Hamilton of Michigan, Johnny Hamilton and James Hamilton, both of Harold; three sisters: Katherine Bryant of Virgie, Daphine Johnson of Craynor, and Alma Keathley of Galveston; 17 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons: Farley Hamilton and James Billy Hamilton; and four sisters: Iva May, Cathy, Mabel and Lack. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 14, at 11 a.m., at the Little Rachel Old Regular Baptist Church at Galveston, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Sam Hall Cemetery, at Bear Fork, in Robinson Creek, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Agnes Aileen   Age 61, of McDowell, wife of Curtis Hamilton, passed away Sunday, January 12, 2003, at her residence. She was born November 25, 1941, in Price, the daughter of Henry Shannon Bailey of Pikeville, and the late Viola Tackett Bailey. She was a homemaker, and was baptized into the Regular Baptist Church in 1974. Survivors include one son, Eric Shane Hamilton of Garrett; two daughters, Kimberly Dawn Potter of Wilson Creek, Langley, and Kristy Shannon Conn of McDowell; three brothers, Henry Douglas Bailey of Louisville, and Benny Ray Bailey and Earl Shannon Bailey, both of Hindman; one sister, Emogene Smith of Michigan; and seven grandchildren. Funeral services for Agnes Aileen Hamilton will be conducted Wednesday, January 15, at 11 a.m., at the Rockfork Regular Baptist Church, at Garrett, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Curt Hamilton Cemetery, at McDowell, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is after 10 a.m., Wednesday, at the church.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Alma Geraldine "Jerry"  Age 75, of Vermillion, Ohio, died Monday, March 20, 2000, at Community Health Partners Hospital, in Vermillion, Ohio. Born on April 13, 1924, at Tram, she was the daughter of the late Leonard Layne and Loula Caldwell. She was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church. Her husband, Halleck Hamilton, preceded her in death. Survivors include one daughter, Lucille Erwin of Vermillion, Ohio; three sisters, Stella Marie Adkins of Richmond, Dolly Mae Butler of Hager Hill, Virginia Whitten of Paintsville; three brothers, Wilber Layne of Ivel, Ellis Layne, of Ragland, Virginia, Edward Layne of Harold; two grandchildren and two great-,grandchildren. Visitation will be at the residence of Robert E. Butler, Hager Hill. Burial will be in the Butler Cemetery, Hager Hill, KY

HAMILTON, Amalene Elliott  of Rising Sun, MD, died February 23, 2004 at Union Hospital in Elkton. She was 77. Mrs. Hamilton was born September 10, 1926 in Floyd County, KY, grew up in Ligon and went to McDowell High School. Her parents were James Elliott and Rainey Elliott of Ligon Kentucky. She came to Cecil County in 1950 with her husband Thomas Hamilton, who grew up in neighboring Teaberry Kentucky in Floyd County. Mrs. Hamilton was a loving mother and dedicated teacher, having taught school for 30 years, with most of her teaching as a first grade teacher at Rising Sun Elementary School. She received her degree from the University of Delaware in the field of Education. Mrs. Hamilton is survived by her husband of 54 years, Thomas Hamilton of Rising Sun; sons Gregory of Alexandria, VA and Elliott of College Park, MD. Her brother Joe Elliott also survives her. Deceased brothers and sisters include James Elliott, Nancy Elliott, Ishmael Elliott, Mary Bell Elliott, and Edmund Elliott. (Submitted by son

HAMILTON, Andy b. 09-26-1906 d. 07-03-1990 s/o Thomas & Liza Jane Reynolds Hamilton, h/o Marie Warrens Hamilton, bur: Lucy Hall Cem, McDowell

HAMILTON, Anthony  Age, 94, of Harold, died Monday, March 19, 2001, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, following a short illness. He was born September 16, 1906, in Grethel, the son of the late D. P. “Bud” Hamilton and Jenny Hall Hamilton. He was a retired farmer and was a member of the Pilgrim Home Regular Baptist Church, Grethel. His wife, Octavia Hamilton, preceded him in death. Survivors include two sons, Eddie Hamilton and Palmer Hamilton, both of Harold; one daughter, Clara Jean Martin of Elkton, Maryland; one sister, Pearl Justice of Harold, 17 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, three step-great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, March 22, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Arcolas  THE ANN ARBOR NEWS ANN ARBOR, MICH. MAR 13,1974 Allen, Mrs. James (Arcolas) 3288 Broad St. Dexter, Michigan Age 47, died Tuesday evening in the Chelsea Community Hospital. She was born March 6, 1927 in Grethel, Kentucky the daughter of the late Basil and Grace (Blanton) Hamilton. was preceded in death by two brothers, Jim and Bud. and Grandson Sean Patrick. Survivors include: her husband, James, of Dexter; two daughters, Mrs. Forrest (Vedna) Bryant of Ann Arbor; and Mrs. Chester Vivian) Griffin of Saline; one son, Bill Howell, of Ann Arbor; six sisters, Mrs. Ruth Porter of Westland, Mrs. Bessie Elloitt of Kentucky, Mrs. Edith Spurlock of Ohio, Mrs. Tessie Hall of Kentucky, Mrs. Wanda Charles of Kentucky, Mrs. Hazel Sexton of Warren; two brothers, Jake Hamilton of Indiana and Bill Hamilton of Kentucky; and seven grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at I p.m. Saturday from the Hosmer Funeral Home with the Rev. James L. Hynes officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Dexter. Friends may call at the funeral home after noon on Thursday. - Hosmer, Dexter

HAMILTON, Arie Age, 70, of Harold, died Monday, July 11, 2005, at the Pikeville Medical Center. Born September 15, 1934, in Galveston, he was the son of the late Troy and Addie Hall Hamilton. He was a retired construction worker, and a member of the Pilgrims Home Old Regular Baptist Church. Survivors include his sons: Arie Hamilton Jr,. of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Ernie Hamilton of Harold, and Phillip Hall of Galveston; a step-son: Stevie McKinney of Harold; a daughter, Crystal Burke of Pikeville; two brothers: Orville Hamilton of Galveston, and Vernas Hamilton of Martin; four sisters: Cleo Collins of Indian Head Maryland, Clara Hamilton of Mt. Sterling, Arzella Keathley of Galveston, and Ovene Hamilton of Lorain, Ohio; two grandchildren: Dakota Jeremiah Hamilton and Skyler Lee Salisbury. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers: Arnold Hamilton, and Evan Hamilton; and a sister, Virginia Conn. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, July 14, at 1 p.m., at the Pilgrims Home the Old Regular Baptist Church, in Grethel, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Hamilton Cemetery, in Galveston, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Armal Jewel Caudill  Age 65, of Hi Hat, died Tuesday, August 24, 1999, HRMC , Prestonsburg. Born on August 14, 1934, in Hi Hat, d/o Andy and Lillie Osborne Caudill.  w/o Russell Hamilton. Other survivors include one son, Russell Hamilton, Jr. of Hi Hat; one daughter, Karen Kaye Hamilton Addis of La Vergne, Tennessee; one brother, Ishmael Caudill of Prestonsburg; two sisters, Carmel Mitchell of Ligonier, Indiana, Ethel Ganes of Wolfe Lake, Indiana;  Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel

HAMILTON, Basil  Age 75; Died Tuesday April 16, 1965, after a long illness. He was merchant and a former miner. Mr. Hamilton was a son of Harrison and Malissa (Akers) Hamilton. His wife Gracie (Blanton) Hamilton survives. Surviving sons and daughter are: Frank and Billy Hamilton both of Ypsilanti, Mi. Jake Hamilton of Inkster, Mi. Mrs. Ida Belle Charles, of Zebulon, KY. Mrs. Hazel Sexton, of Hueysville, KY. Mrs. Bessie Elliott, Southgate, Mi., Mrs. Tessie Hall, East McDowell, KY., Mrs. Edith Spurlock, Oak Hill, Ohio, Mrs. Arcolas Allen, Ann Arbor, Mi. and Mrs. Ruth Porter, Belleville, Mi. Brothers and sisters surviving are Floyd Hamilton, of Amba, Jake Hamilton, of Stanville, Mrs. Roxie Lafferty, of Auxier, Mrs. Nellie Newson, Of Teaberry, Ollie Hamilton and Webster Hamilton both of Allen, and Raymond Hamilton of Michigan. Was preceded in death by one son, Kermit (Bud) Hamilton. Funeral rites were conducted Friday at 10:00 A.M. from the home. Ministers of the Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be made in the Hamilton cemetery at Grethel under the direction of Hall Brothers Funeral Home.

HAMILTON, Brenda Kay  Age 53, of Printer, wife of Lanny R. Hamilton, passed away Thursday, June 26, 2003, at her residence. She was born March 31, 1950, in Prestonsburg, the daughter of Sarah Arnett Davis of David, and the late Raymond Davis. She was a teacher at South Floyd Middle School, Hi Hat. In addition to her husband, and mother, she is survived by two sons, Shawn Ray (Christy) Hamilton of Langley, and Zachary Kyle Hamilton of Printer; one daughter, Amber Brook Hamilton of Printer; four sisters, Phyllis Walters of Belleville, Michigan, and Mary Lou Hamlin, Rhonda Ousley and Vonda Robinson, all of David; two grandchildren, Dawson Hamilton and Brayden Hamilton. Funeral services were conducted on Sunday, June 29, at 1:30 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin. Clergyman Danny Curry officiated. Burial followed in the Lucy Hall Cemetery, at McDowell, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Serving as Pallbearers were: Wayne Akers, Richard Hamilton, Ryan Hamilton, Larry Hackworth, Shane Allen, Dustin Robinson, and Kyle Ousley. Honorary Pallbearers: William Walters, Greg Hamlin, Ricky Hamilton, Barry Hamilton, Stanley Allen, Kip McNally, Tandy Hamilton, Ricky Ousley, Randy Robinson, Randy Hamilton, Nicky Hamilton, and Terry Giese. Visitation was at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Brittany Ann b. 10-19-1990 d. 10-19-1990 d/o Fredie & Vickie Lynn Bryant Hamilton, bur: Hamilton Cem, Teaberry

HAMILTON, Bud K. Jr.  Age, 47, of 208 Michigan Ave., Corunna, In., died Friday, April 12, 2002, in Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne, In., following a sudden illness. Born November 20, 1954, in Martin, KY., he was the son of the late Bud K. Hamilton Sr. and Eva Jean Lawson Hamilton. He was a supervisor at Foley Foundry, Auburn, In. He is survived by his wife, Shelia Sparkman Hamilton of Corunna. Other survivors include five sons, Brian G. Hamilton of McDowell, KY., Craig S.D. Hamilton, Kevin D. Hamilton, Derrick S. Hamilton and Kyle D. Hamilton, all of Corunna; three brothers, Jerry Hamilton of Rome City, In., Raymond Hamilton of Corunna, In., and Jackie Hamilton of Grand Rapids, Mi.; three sisters, Ava Hamilton of Waterloo, In., Melissa Booth of Kendallville, In. and Linda Collins of Ashley, In.; two grandchildren, Mikayla P. and Hannah B. Hamilton. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at the Mt. Calvary United Baptist Church, Stroh, In., with Rev. Denny Sparkman and Rev. Willie Collins officiating. Burial will be in the Sedan Cemetery, near Corunna, In., under the direction of Berhalter-Hutchins Funeral Home. Visitation was at the church. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Burnis   Age, 59, of Galveston, died Sunday, July 20, 2008, at Pikeville Medical Center. Born December 21, 1948, in Martin, he was the son of Ethel and Sam Hollifield, and Lacy Henson and the late Hiram Hamilton. He was a disabled coal miner, and a member of Pilgrims Home Old Regular Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Peggy Sue Adkins Hamilton. Other survivors include two daughters: Pamela Johnson, (husband, Ronald) and Brittany Hamilton (boyfriend, Scott Little), all of Galveston; four brothers and four sisters: Billy Joe Hamilton and Hiram Hamilton Jr., both of Beaver; Benny Hollifield, Otis Hollifield, Ocie Huckins, Jeanette Bentley, and Jennifer McKinney, all of Teaberry; and Patty Justice of Robinson Creek; and two grandchildren: Katelyn Grace Johnson and Michaela Danielle Johnson. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a son and daughter: John Henry Hamilton and Sabrina Hamilton. Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 24, at 1 p.m., at Pilgrims Home Old Regular Baptist Church, in Grethel, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Adkins Cemetery, in Galveston, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (Published: Wednesday, July 23, 2008 FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Butler, B: 12-14-1912  Craynor, KY.  D: 11-25-1982, s/o John & Betty Hall Hamilton, h/o Cecelia Hamilton  4-3-1935, children: Plma, Eulene, Brenda, Lois, Lorraine & James Butler

HAMILTON, Cecelia   Of Prestonsburg passed away Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at Highlands Regional Hospital. She was eighty-nine years old. She was born October 8, 1919 at McDowell, Kentucky. She was the daughter of Harrison and Virginia (Jenny) Bentley Hamilton. Her brothers and sister preceded her in death. They were Oscar Hamilton, Charlie Hamilton, Robie Hamilton, Maudie H. Flack, Fannie Hamilton, and Renee Tackett. She married Butler Hamilton on April 3, 1935. Butler passed away November 25, 1982. To this union they had six children that included two sets of twins ( identical and fraternal). James Butler their only son who passed away December 2, 1967. Pluma H. (Paul) Branham of Prestonsburg., Eulene H. (Roy) Ratliff of Martin and her identical twin Lorraine, who passed away at nine years of age July 4, 1949, Lois H. Wells of Fort Myers, Flordia, and her fraternal twin Brenda H. Sims of Ypsilanti, Michigan. She leaves eighteen grandchildren: Sherry Lorraine Ratliff, Greg Ratliff, Robin Hall, Cecelia Hazel Hamilton, Jimmie Eulene Slone, Tony Branham, Jimmy Hamilton, Greg Hamilton, Jerry Hamilton, Terri Curry, James M. Hamilton, Blake Ratliff, Jr., Valeria O'Gorman, Melinda White, Paul Wells, II, Orlie (Jody) Sims. John Hamilton, and Brenda Patton. She had thirty-nine great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren. Cecelia was a member of the Little Rosa Church at McDowell. She worked at Beaver Valley Hospital and owned the Purple Flash Cafe' in Martin. She retired from Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Michigan along with Butler. She was very active in her union serving as a Stewart. She completed training in that field on November 25, 1968. She was made a Kentucky Colonel March 27, 1974. She also gave to her Church, St. Jude's Hospital, and the Disabled American Veterans. Serving as Pallbearers are her grandsons and great-grandsons; Greg Ratliff, Tony Branham, Jimmy D. Hamilton, Greg Hamilton, Jerry Hamilton, James M. Hamilton, Orlie (Jody) Sims, John Sims, Blake Ratliff, Jr., Paul Wells, II., Jeremy Roy Turner, Jason Turner, Steven Slone and Mark A. Branham. Honorary Pallbearers are: Paul Branham, Zenith Hall, Steve Slone, Marty Hamilton, Darrell Hamilton, Eddie Meade, Charles " Chuck" Meade, Jim Hammond, Jimmy Hall, Billy Hamilton, Bill Tackett, Clinton Moore, Trent Prater, Jeremiah Swiger, Pete Grigsby, Jr., Dr. Alan Joe Hyden, John C. Hall, Jr., and Tommy Hall. Funeral services will be Saturday, November 1, 2008, at 11:00 a.m., at Hall Funeral Home Home, Martin, with the Regular Baptist Minister officiating. Burial will be at Lucy Hall Cemetery, McDowell, with Hall Funeral Home, Martin, caring for those arrangements.  (HFH)

HAMILTON, Clifford  Age, 66, of Teaberry, died Friday, February 23, 2001, at his residence. He was born January 19, 1935, at Teaberry, the son of the late John W. and Mindy Newsome Hamilton. He was a retired coal miner and member of the Wheelwright Masonic Lodge. He is survived by his wife, Sadie Newsome Hamilton. Other survivors include two sons, Donahue Hamilton and Clifford Hamilton Jr., both of Teaberry; one daughter, Margie Roberts of Teaberry; one brother, Kenis Hamilton of Mims, Florida; one sister, Sarah Hamilton of Teaberry, four grandchildren, and one step-grandchild. Funeral services were conducted Monday, February 26, at the Samaria Regular Baptist Church, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Hamilton Family Cemetery, at Teaberry, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Pallbearers were Jeff Hamilton, Billy Joe Hamilton, A. J. Hamilton, Brian Roberts, Casey Rowe, Ralph Akers, Lundy Mullins and Bobby Hamilton Jr. Honorary pallbearers were Randy Mullins, Doug Martin, Stacy Hall, Gary Hamilton and Steve Hamilton. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Clifford Kyle  21-month-old son of Clifford Hamilton Jr., and Gina Ann Hall Hamilton, of Teaberry, passed away Monday, October 10, 2005, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, in Lexington. He was born December 26, 2003, in Lexington. Survivors, in addition to his parents, include one sister, Megan Hamilton, and one brother, Anthony John Hamilton, both of Teaberry; his paternal grandmother, Sadie Hamilton of Teaberry; his maternal grandparents, Phil and Betty Hall of Craynor; and his paternal great-grandmother, Lacy Spears of Virgie. His paternal grandfather, Clifford Hamilton, preceded him in death. Funeral services for Clifford Kyle Hamilton, will be conducted Wednesday, October 12, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin, with Clergyman Terry Hamilton officiating. Burial will follow in the Hamilton Cemetery, in Teaberry, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Clora(Clara) Howell, 87, b. August 8, 1911, Dony, d/o Robert and Bessie Bentley Howell, d. Feb 7, 1999, Monroe, Ohio, w/o Alvis Hamilton, bur: New Carlilse Cem, New Carlilse Ohio

HAMILTON, Conner Oneil Of Wheelwright, died January 2, 2001, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born on January 2, 2001, in Prestonsburg, he was the son of Leah Shaniel Hamilton. Survivors include his grandparents, Tammy Hamby of Prestonsburg, and Randy Hamilton of McDowell; step-grandfather, Som Chal Senavinin; great-grandparents, Jerry and Glenda Hamby of Wheelwright, and Dorothy DeRossett; and great-great-grandparents, Margie Hamby and Clyde and Estelle Mosley. Graveside services were conducted Thursday, January 4, at 2 p.m., at the Hamby Cemetery, Weeksbury, with Louie Ferrari officiating, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Cora Age, 85, of Teaberry, died Saturday, July 8, 2000, at Pikeviile Methodist Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on August 14, 1914, in, Teaberry. she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Liza Jane Reynolds Hamilton. She was retired from Hamilton's Grocery which she owned and operated for years. She was a member of the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Mackie Hamilton. Survivors include one son, Charles Edward Hamilton of Teaberry, one daughter, Wilma Hall of Teaberry: 12 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and 5 great great-grandchildren.Burial will be in the Thomas Hamilton Cemetery, at Teaberry, KY

HAMILTON, Cora Frasure,  b. 1889, d. Dec 28, 1934, d/o Anthony and Martha Francis Frasure, married Robert Hamilton, 2 sons, William and Everett

HAMILTON, Craig, b. June 18, 1835, d. Apr 22, 1901, s/o old Jesse Hamilton, married Sarah Hamilton, Feb 18, 1854,  12 children

HAMILTON, Dacie Mitchell  Age 87, of Hi Hat, died .Monday, January 24, 2000, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin, following an extended illness. Born on February 28, 1912, in Ligon, she was the daughter of the late Elder Jerry and Mary Jane Hall. Survivors include seven sons, Jerry Mitchell and Philman Mitchell, both of Hi Hat, and Forrest Mitchell and Smitty Joe Mitchell, both of Pikeville; Jackie Mitchell of Prestonsburg, James Mitchell, of Columbus, Ohio, Roy Mitchell of Milan, Michigan; two daughters, Alberta Hamilton of Hi Hat, Ida Mitchell of Dearborn, Michigan; three sisters, Oma Pennington of Ligon, Ida Mae ::Bailey of Pikeville, Dinah Adkins of Lucasville, Ohio; and several ,grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, January 27, at 11 a.m., at the Little Nancy Old Regular Baptist Church, at Hi Hat, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Buckingham Cemetery, Bevinsville, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.  (FCT'S)
 
HAMILTON, Daisy Mae  55     b-Mar.23 1943 Teaberry, Floyd County, KY.    d-Aug.01 1998 d/o-Tremble Tackett & Bertha Bryant Kendrick w/o-Aaron Hamilton    Bur: Lucy Hall Cemetery, McDowell, Floyd County, KY

HAMILTON, Daniel R.  Age, 46, of Lexington, formerly of Hi Hat, died Monday, February 26, 2001, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital in Martin, following an extended illness. Born on September 29, 1954, in Ypsilanti, Michigan, he was the son of Alberta Mitchell Hamilton of Hi Hat, and the late Hershel Hamilton. He was a lab technician and a member of the Southland Christian Church in Lexington. He is survived by his wife, Trudy May Hamilton. Other survivors include one daughter, Whitney Rae Hamilton of Lexington; one brother, Eddie Hamilton of Hi Hat; two sisters, Janet Vance and Brenda Howell, both of Hi Hat. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, March 1, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with the minister of Southland Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Hamilton Family Cemetery, at Hi Hat. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Darcus "Tudge", B: 1-26-1913  Johnson Co.  D: 5-13-1981 d/o John E & Myrtle Banton, w/o John W. Hamilton  11-11-1933 children: John E., Mary Lou, Peggy Ann & Betty bro-sis: Elic, Jim, Everett, Cambridge & Laura

HAMILTON, Debra Lynn , Age, 41, of Teaberry, (lied Wednesday, January 19. 2000, at her residence, following an extended illness. Born on January 11, 1959, in Tennessee, she was the daughter of Fred Howell of Kosciusko, Mississippi, and the late Glenda Tyler .Howell. She was a teacher at Stumbo Elementary, and was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy at Tram. She is survived by her husband, Terry Hamilton. Other survivors include one son, Nathan Hamilton of Teaberry; two daughters, Corinne Hamilton of Circleville, Ohio, Faith Hamilton of Teaberry; two brothers, Albert Tyler and Doyle Tyler, both of Mississippi; four sisters, Louvenia Hall of Columbus. Ohio, Charmane Wyeth. Shania Howell and Lora Howell, all of  Mississippi; and one grandchild. Burial  in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel

HAMILTON, Dewey Clyde, 44,  d- Jul. 25, 1996, b-Nov. 16, 1952 , s/o Clyde & Emogene Osborne Hamilton h/o Geniece Reed.

HAMILTON, Donald Ray  Age, 60, of Teaberry, KY., died Sunday, March 3, 2002, following an extended illness. Born on May 23, 1941, at Teaberry, KY., he was the son of the late John Hamilton and Elizabeth Newsome Hamilton. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, Teaberry, KY. He is survived by his wife, Alpha Hall Hamilton. Other survivors include three daughters, Angelia Newsome of Grethel, KY., Raylynn Chapman, and Wendy Conn, both of Kimper, KY.; four brothers, Charles Dotson of Dayton, Ohio, Emmitt Eugene (Cat) Hamilton, and Bobby Hamilton, both of Teaberry, KY., and Ricky Hamilton of Pikeville, KY.; four sisters, Norma Perdue, and Aileen Tripodi, both of Michigan, Margie Castillo of Teaberry, KY., and Christine Combs of Eastern, KY.; and four grandchildren, Brittany (BB), Levi (Bo), Seth, and Chase. He was preceded in death by five brothers, Eddie, Gene, Estill, Jimmy, and Tolbie. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, March 6, 2002, at 12 noon, at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, Teaberry, KY., with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the John Hamilton Cemetery, Tinker Fork, Teaberry, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Visitation will be at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Dorothy Age 74, of Tinker Fork in Floyd County, died Thursday, April 6, 2000, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg. She was a native of Floyd County and a member of the Old Regular Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Christopher Columbus Hamilton. She is survived by five sons, Jimmy Hamilton of Ligon, Ronnie Hamilton of Mt. Sterling, Denver Hamilton, Jack Hamilton and John Christopher Hamilton, all of Huntington, Indiana; six daughters, Patsy Hamilton of California, Peggy Bryant of Price, Kay Paul and Sandy Hooper, both of Houston, Texas, Teresa Jenner of Columbia, Missouri, and Angie Estes of Means; one brother, Delmar Kiser, and one sister, Gladys Bentley, both of Floyd County; several grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
 

HAMILTON, Dorothy L. Age 73, of Melvin, d, June 7, 1999, at her residence, . Born on June 23, 1925, in Virginia, d/o Arbor and Ruby McCoy Moore. She was a member of the Church of Christ at Weeksbury. w/o, Georgie Hamilton. Other survivors include one son, Terry Conley of Troy, Michigan; one daughter, Christine Slone of Melvin; one brother, Burnis Moore of Melvin; one sister, Virgie Puckett of Melvin; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation will be at the Church of Christ, at Melvin. . Burial will be in the Hamilton Cemetery at Melvin.

HAMILTON, DORTHY LEE    AGE: 62 OF: ELKTON, MARYLAND, FORMERLY OF TEABERRY, KENTUCKY   DATE OF BIRTH: DECEMBER 16, 1944 PLACE: TEABERRY, KENTUCKY   DATE OF DEATH: FRIDAY, JUNE 1, 2007  WHERE: MARTIN, KENTUCKY  FACTS OF IMPORTANCE: HOMEMAKER;  PARENTS: DAUGHTER OF PEARL MARTIN JONES & THE LATE JESSIE JAMES JONES  HUSBAND OR WIFE: WIFE OF THE LATE GILLIS HAMILTON   OTHER SURVIVORS: TWO SONS: SONS: GILLIS PATRICK HAMILTON OF RISING SUN, MARYLAND & GILBERT DYWAYNE HAMILTON NORTH EAST, MARYLAND; ONE DAUGHTER: CLARISSA GAY KIST OF ELKTON, MARYLAND; TWO BROTHERS: LENVILLE JONES & JESSIE DOUGLAS JONES BOTH OF TEABERRY, KENTUCKY; SIX SISTERS: ESTELENE RATHBURN OF CUMMING, GEORGIA, WILMA BROWN OF TEABERRY, KENTUCKY, LINDA TACKETT OF GRETHEL, KENTUCKY, PATRICIA KIZER OF HOWE, INDIANA, JESSICA TACKETT OF CRAYNOR, KENTUCKY & FAYETTE SLONE OF TEABERRY, KENTUCKY; SIX  GRANDCHILDREN: KYLE, MYRISSA, BRITTANY, LORI, JESSICA & VANESSA  DECEASED RELATIVES: FATHER; ONE SISTER: DELORIS JONES  TIME AND PLACE OF SERVICES: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2007 AT 12 NOON AT NELSON FRAZIER FUNERAL HOME, MARTIN, KENTUCKY  OFFICIATING: MINISTERS OF THE DRIFT CHURCH  VISITATION: MONDAY, JUNE 4, 2007 AT 6 P.M. AT THE FUNERAL HOME WITH ADDITIONAL SERVICES EACH NIGHT AT 7 P.M.  BURIAL: JONES CEMETERY, TEABERRY, KENTUCKY   (Nelson Frazier Funeral Home)

HAMILTON, Edmund Craig  Age 23, of Pikeville, died Wednesday, July 3, 2002, at U.K. Medical Center, Lexington, KY., following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born October 15, 1978, he was the son of Ricky and Kathy Syck Hamilton. He was a graduate of Betsy Layne High School and Morehead State University. At the time of his death, he was enrolled at the University of Kentucky as a mechanical engineering student. He was a member of the Betsy Layne Freewill Baptist Church. Besides his parents, other survivors include his grandparents, James Syck, of Stanville, KY., and Frankie Stapleton Meade, of Tram, KY. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John Hamilton Jr., and Elizabeth Hamilton. Funeral services for Edmund Craig Hamilton were conducted Saturday, July 6, 2002, at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Minister Tracy Patton presided. Burial was in the John Hamilton Jr., Cemetery, Tinker Fork, Teaberry, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Jackie Bush, Jason Hamilton, Brent Akers, Jarrod Newsome, Darren Reynolds, and Louie Hamilton. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Edna T.  81  b-Apr.26 1917-Pike Co. KY. d-Oct.28 1998-Wellington,Oh.  d/o  John & Hulda Little Tackett w/o-Garfield Hamilton  Bur: Hall Cem. Grethel, Floyd Co. KY. children:: Thomas, Ernest, Danny, Goldie, and Genive

HAMILTON, Effie Tibbs , Age 93, a resident of Mt. Manor Nursing Home in Pikeville, died Friday, December 18, 1998, following an extended illness. Born March 8, 1905 in Pike County, she was the daughter of the late Margaret Ratliff Tibbs and Ballard Tibbs. She was a member of the Pikeville Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Hamilton.

HAMILTON, Elder Hershell Age 68, of Hi Hat, d., November 5, 1997, at the Veterans Hospital in Lexington, . Born April 12, 1929 at Teaberry, s/o Wilburn and Martha Tackett Hamilton. He was  a minister of the Old Regular Baptist Church for 45 years, current moderator of the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church at Teaberry, and was instrumental in the building of the New Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church. He was a lifetime member of the D.A.V. at Garrett, a former magistrate of District Four, and a board member of the Mud Creek Clinic. h/o Alberta Mitchell Hamilton; two sons, Eddie Hamilton of Hi Hat and Dan Hamilton of Lexington; two daughters, Janet Vance and Brenda Howell, both of Hi Hat; two brothers, Russell Hamilton of Hi Hat and Willie Hamilton of Beaver; one sister, Mary Newsome of Beaver; . Burial will be in the family cemetery at Hi Hat

HAMILTON, Elijah  Obit  (FCT'S 07-24-1991)

HAMILTON, Emma Lou   Age 70, of Stanville, the wife of Lloyd Hamilton, passed away Saturday, December 16, 2006, at the Pikeville Medical Center.  She was born December 5, 1936, a daughter of the late Elbert and Julia Spradlin Stratton. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Betsy Layne Freewill Baptist Church.  She is survived by her husband, Lloyd Hamilton.  Survivors, other than her husband include two sons: Richard Hamilton of Dana, and Stephen Hamilton of Cynthiana; a daughter, Karen Wilson of Banner; a brother, Elbert Stratton Jr., of Grethel; four sisters: Zella Price of Lexington, Vivian Conn of Betsy Layne, Maggie Hicks of David, and Ailene Cole of Morristown, Tennessee; nine grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.  Funeral services for Emma Lou Hamilton were conducted on Tuesday, December 19, at 11:00 a.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Clergyman Tracy Patton officiating.  Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, in Ivel, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home.  Visitation was at the funeral home.  Pallbearers: Jeff Hicks, Paul Hicks, Craig Hicks, Elbert “Bud” Stratton, Jr., Stephen Hamilton, Dougie Cole, Richard Hamilton, Bobby Johnson, Shannon Hamilton and Jesse Hamilton.(FCT'S 12-20-2006)

HAMILTON, Erasmus Harold  Age, 78, of Ligon, died Monday, March 19, at Parkview Manor Nursing Home, Pike County, following an extended illness. Born on August 26, 1922, in Teaberry, he was the son of the late Elder John B. Hamilton and Lula Jane Hamilton. He was a disabled coal miner. Survivors include two brothers, John West Hamilton of Melvindale, Michigan, and Palmer R. Hamilton of Marshall, Michigan; three sisters, Pauline Hamilton of Ligon, Eva Nadine Ray of Phoenix, Arizona, and Priscilla Hamilton of Piketon, Ohio. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, March 21, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, at Martin, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Roe Henson Cemetery, at Beaver. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Ethel      Age 80 of Teaberry, Ky. passed from this life on Wednesday, February 6, 2008 in the Pikeville Medical Center. She was born in FLoyd County on March 22, 1927 the daughter of the late Henry and Rosie Kiser Hamilton. She was a homemaker.  She was preceded in death by: The parents, her husband, Carlos Hamilton, Sons, Rondal Hamilton and Travis Hamilton, Daughter, Juanita Hall Brother, Estill Hamilton, Sisters, Edith and Loretta Hamilton Surviving are: Five Sons, Carl Dean (Barb) Hamilton, Randy (Janice) Hamilton and Ricky (Wanda) Hamilton all of Teaberry, Ky. and Jeffery (Carletta) Hamilton of Beaver, Ky., and Gregory (Delenna) Hamilton, Teaberry, Ky., Four Daughters, Joan (Grant) Tackett of Waynesburg, Ky.,Jeanette (John) Allen of Allen, Ky., Sandra (Glen) Tackett of Teaberry, Ky. and Gaylia Hamilton of Teaberry, Ky. Also surviving are: Several Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren and Great-Great Grandchildren. Funeral Services: Saturday, February 9, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. in the Samaria Regular Baptist Church at Teaberry, Ky. with Regular Baptist Ministers officiating. Burial in the Hamilton Family Cemetery at Teaberry, Ky. Under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin, Ky.  (HFH)

HAMILTON, Ethel Branham  Age, 91, of Grethel, died Monday, December 13, 2000, following an accident. Born on January 22, 1909, in Grethel, she was the daughter of the late James and Anzie Sword Branham. He was a retired postmaster at Grethel, and a member of the Pilgrims Home Old Regular Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernie Hamilton. Survivors include one grandson, Darrell Hamilton of Grethel; one great-granddaughter, one great-grandson and two step-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 15, at 11 a.m., at the Pilgrims Home Old Regular Baptist Church at Grethel, with ministers of Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Roberts Cemetery, at Grethel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Evelyn Emogene   Age 79, of Betsy Layne, joined the Lord, Tuesday, November 18, 2008, at her home. She was born May 13, 1929 in Harold, Kentucky. She was a homemaker and member of the Betsy Layne Church of Christ since 1952. She was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Hamilton, her parents Dayton and Katie Moore Duvall and one brother, Russell Duvall. She is survived by three children, David (Karen) Hamilton of Banner, Ky., Katie (Steve) Cordial of Newport, Tn., and Rita Ray of Pikeville, Ky., and one brother, Dayton (Nancy) Duvall of Nitro, Wva., 11 Grandchildren, Rusty, Bridgette, Amanda, Todd, Tyra, Lorie, Bo, Kyle, Sunshine, Michael, and Stevie Jade and 13 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 22, 2008, at 2:00 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with Tommy Spears and Albon Meade officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Kentucky. Visitation is after 5:00 p.m., Thursday, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky.  (HFH)

HAMILTON, Foster  74, d-Apr. 20, 1998, b-Nov.22, 1923  s/o Emit & Virgie Ellen Tackett Hamilton h/o  Laura Coldiron .

HAMILTON, Frances  Age, 96, of Greenwich, Ohio, died Wednesday, August 21, 2002, at the Brethren Care Nursing Home, in Ashland, Ohio. Born October 4, 1905, in Galveston, she was the daughter of the late Solas and Mary (Hamilton) Akers. She was the widow of Joe Hamilton. She and her husband owned and operated several stores, including Hamilton’s Grocery, in Craynor. They were farmers who operated several dairies throughout Kentucky and Ohio, moving to the Greenwich area in 1950, where they helped operate the J&F Bargain Center. She was a member of the Ruggles Grange and the Ashland Senior Citizens Center. She was a member of the Little Pilgrim Home Church, in Ruggles Twp., Ohio. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one grandson, Frernon Hamilton Jr.; four brothers; and, six sisters. Survivors include one son, Frernon (Melvina Pearl) Hamilton, of Greenwich; and, three grandchildren. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 24, at 10:00 a.m., at the Little Pilgrim Home Old Regular Baptist Church, in Ruggles Twp., under the direction of the Eastman Funeral Home, New London, Ohio. Burial will follow in the Ashland County Memorial Park under the direction of the Eastman Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Friday (today) at the church. (FCT'S)

Hamilton Frank (Jim)  Age 52. Passed away yesterday afternoon following an accident at work. He was born April 24, 1917 in Grethel, Kentucky the son of Basil and Grace Blanton Hamilton. He married Gertie Hall Nov. 14, 1941 in Kentucky and she survives. Mr. Hamilton was a sheet metal worker and was employed with the R. C. Malone Company. He was a veteran of World War 11; a member of the Loyal Order of Moose No. 835 of Wayne, Mich., a member of the Old Regular Baptist Church. Mr. Hamilton had lived in the Ypsilanti Community for the last 18 years. Surviving in addition to his wife are his mother, Mrs. Grace Hamilton of Martin, Kentucky; four sons, Larry of Dundee, Eugene of Fort Custer, Mich., Danny and Gary Lee both at home; four daughters, Mrs. Patricia Elkins of Ypsilanti, Mrs. Gracie Parker of Ypsilanti, Brenda Kay Hamilton and Shirley Ann Hamilton both at home; two brothers, Jake of Inkster, Mich., and Billie E. of Westland; seven sisters, Mrs. Wanda Lee Charles of Zublan, Kentucky Mrs. Hazel Sexton of Warren, Mich., Mrs. Bessie Elliott of E. McDowell, Kentucky, Mrs. Tessie Hall of E. McDowell, Kentucky, Mrs. Edith, Spurlock of Oak hill, Ohio, Mrs. Arcolas Allen of Ann Arbor, Mi. Mrs. Ruth Porter of Westland, Mi. and five grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 7:30 P.M. from the funeral home with the Elder Homer Elliott officiating. Further services will be held Friday Nov. 29 at the Old Regular Baptist Church, Denton Rd. north of Michigan Ave. begining at 12 noon. Elder Homer Elliott, Elder Karrel Addington and Elder Covis Tackett will officiate. Burial will follow at Washtenong Memorial Park in Ann Arbor. The remains will lie in state at the funeral home until Thursday morning, and then, will lie in state at the church until funeral time on Friday. Stevens & Bush Funeral Home.

HAMILTON, Frank, B: 6-14-1914  D: 5-21-1974, h/o Sadie  m: 9-25-1935 child: Roberta, bro-sis: Mackie, James, Robert & Oma

HAMILTON, Frankie Mullins, B: 6-28-1903  D: 11-4-1981, d/o Dave & Nancy Hall Mullins w/o Keenis Hamilton  9-22-1926, 10 children

HAMILTON, Garfield, B: Jan. 1916  D: 6-28-1981, s/o John & Betty Hall Hamilton h/o Edna Tackett, children: Goldie, Genieve, Thomas, Ernest & Dany bro-sis: Poly, Lillie, Raymond & Butler

HAMILTON, Georgie    Age, 85, of Melvin, died Monday, September 8, 2003, at his daughter’s residence at (Abner Mountain), Melvin. Born October 30, 1917, in Teaberry, he was the son of the late Columbus and Liza Hall Hamilton. He was a retired coal miner, honorary member of the Sheriff’s Department, and a chairman for the Democratic party. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy L. Moore Hamilton. Survivors include one son, Terry Conley of Troy, Michigan; one daughter, Christine Slone of Melvin; one sister, Hattie Tackett of Ligon; 10 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by one son, Gratho Hamilton; one brother, William Hamilton; and one sister, Tilda Hamilton. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, September 11, at noon, at the Church of Christ in Melvin, with Orville Burke, John Burke, and Eddie Hughes officiating. Burial will be in the Hamilton Cemetery at Melvin, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, German, B: 11-5-1903  D: 12-10-1980, s/o Nelve & Mary Hamilton h/o Sarah Hamilton  7-10-1924, children: Betty Lou, Lumie, Bessie, Ermel, Charles, Jonas, Sie B., Sterling Jr., Mary Bell, Menda Faye & Myrtle

HAMILTON, Gertie L. (Hall) Ypsilanti Twp. Mi. Age: 70 Died Tuesday, May 7,1991 at her residence after a short illness. She was born April 5, 1921 in Floyd County, KY, the daughter of the late Andy Lee and Haley (Bentley) Hall. On November 14, 1941 she married Frank (Jim) Hamilton in Paintsville, KY and he preceded her in death November 25, 1968. Mrs. Hamilton attended the Old Regular Baptist Church, Denton, volunteered at Christian Horizons Corner Stone Center and was a member of W.A.R-C. Survivors include eight children, Patricia Elkins of Ann Arbor, Larry (Marlene) Hamilton of Ypsilanti, Gracie (Larry) Ratliff of Mecosta, MI, Danny (Valerie) Hamilton of Lakeland, MI, Donald E. Hamilton of Southgate MI, Brenda K. Hamilton of Ypsilanti, Gary L. (Belinda) Hamilton of Tecumseh, MI and Shirley (Clive) Smolana of Nova Sotia, Canada; 16 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; four brothers; two sisters and many other relatives. She was also preceded in death by one brother and one sister. There will be a Prayer Service 7:00 P.M. Thursday. The funeral service will be 10:00 A.M. Friday, at Moore Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in Washtenong Memorial Park. Contributions in memory of Mrs. Hamilton may be made to Christian Ho rizons Corner Stone Center, 1800 Packard Rd., Ypsilanti, MI 48197 or at the funeral home, where friends may call after 6:00 p.m. Wednesday. Stark Funeral Service Moore Memorial Chapel.

HAMILTON, Gillis Age, 62, of Elkton, Maryland, formerly of Floyd County, died Tuesday, July 4, 2000, at his residence, following an extended illness. He was born February 26, 1938, in Grethel, a son of Anthony Hamilton of Harold and the late Octavia Parsons Hamilton. He was a retired automobile worker for Chrysler, a member of the United Auto Workers Local 1183 in Delaware, and a member of Little Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church at McDowell. In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife, Dorothy Lee Jones Hamilton; two sons, Gillis Patrick Hamilton and Gilbert Dywayne Hamilton, both of Elkton; one daughter, Clarissa Gay Kist of Elkton; two brothers, Eddie Hamilton and Palmer Hamilton, both of Harold; one sister, Clara Martin of Elkton; five grandchildren and one step-grandchild . Burial  in the Jones Cemetery at Teaberry. Pallbearers are Steven Bradley Hamilton, Tracy Jones, Chad Douglas Jones, Daylio Kiser, Daniel E. Kist, Geramy Richard Tackett, Kevin Kyle Tackett, Douglas Ray Martin, and Gary Slone.

HAMILTON, Gladys Hall   Age 76, of Union City, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, June 28, 2003, at her residence, following a short illness. Born September 26, 1926, in Melvin, she was the daughter of the late Oliver “Connie” Conwell and Victoria Hall. Survivors include her husband, Ray Hamilton; one step-daughter, Brenda Patrick, of Fulton, Mississippi; one step-son, Anthony Walker Hamilton, of Hattiesburg, Mississippi; four sisters, Pearl Berger, of Bevinsville, Roberta Reeves, of Melvin, Beulah Collins, of Kenova, West Virginia, and Nancy Tipton, of Pikeville; two brothers, Jesse E. Hall, of Syracuse, New York, and John D. Hall, of River Rouge, Michigan. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Katherine Wilson. Graveside services were held Tuesday, July 1, at the Tackett Cemetery, at Melvin. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Goldie Hall, B: 9-8-1908  Teaberry, D: 3-27-1994 d/o Alex & Mary Hamilton Hall Tackett, w/o (1) Jay Lee Hamilton  (2) Bert Hamilton children: Dorthy, Eugene, Jay Lee, Ralph, Leroy, Don, Magdaline, Lakie,
Shirley & Vickie Lynn, bro-sis: Virgil Ray & Becky

HAMILTON, Geemes Evert Age, 54, of Albion, Michigan, died Saturday, April 22, 2000, at University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor. Born on May 8, 1945, in Pikeville, he was the son of Thomas and Beulah "Boots" Rose Hamilton, of Albion, Michigan. He had lived most of his life in the Albion area and was employed at Lowe Construction Co. for 17 years. He was a member of the Albion Bowling Association. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Tackett. Other survivors include two daughters, Melissa Jean Hurtado of Albion, Monica Moreene Cottingham of Jackson; four sons, Terry Hamilton and Geemes "Pete" Evert Hamilton Jr., both of Albion, Larry Dean Hamilton of Jackson, Tony Lee Hamilton. of Homer; three sisters, Miggle Cline and Myrtle Owens, both of Albion, Gloria Rowe of Kentucky; six brothers, Jim Hamilton, Gene Hamilton, Ronnie Hamilton and Thomas Hamilton, all of Albion, Earl Hamilton of Taylor and Tim Hamilton of Homer

HAMILTON, Goldie Hall  Obit 1  Obit 2  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

Hamilton Gracie Blanton  Age 75: Died Wednesday, June 01, 1971 at her home in Martin, Kentucky. Born December 25, 1895, to the late James and Orpha (Evans) Blanton. Married the late Basil Hamilton, He preceded her in death on April 13, 1965. Mrs. Hamilton was a home maker and mother. And was a member of the Regular Baptist Church, of Martin, KY, since June, 1949. Into this reunion was born 14 children, Five sons preceded her in death, they were, Donald Hamilton, Navor Hamilton, Frank Hamilton, Kermit (Bud) Hamilton and Ernest Hamilton. Those left to mourn her passing is, Two sons, Jake Hamilton, of Pekins, In. and Billy Hamilton, of Kentucky. And seven daughters, Belle Charles, of Zublon, KY, Hazel Sexton, of Kentucky, Bessie Elloitt, and Tessie Hall, both of East McDowell, KY. Edith Spurlock, of Oak Hill, Ohio. Arcolas Allen, of Dexter, Michigan. Ruth Porter, of Westland, Michigan. Funeral service will be conducted from the home at 11:00 A.M. On Saturday, June 04, 1971, with Ministers from the Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be made in the Hamilton Cemetery at Grethel under the direction of Hall Brothers Funeral Home. 

HAMILTON, Henry "Jim"  Obit  (FCT'S 08-07-1991)

HAMILTON, Henry (Bully)  B: 2-15-1905  D: 3-23-1979, s/o William and Linda Hamilton, married Rosie Kiser, 9-12-1924, children: Ethel, Loretta, 2 deceased children, Henry's bro-sis: Willie, Lillie, Etta, Oma and Effie, Rosie's bro-sis: Sollie, Hatler, Taulbee, Duran, Rebecca, Bertha, Ella and Hattie

HAMILTON, Hollie  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HAMILTON, Howard Eugene   Passed away at his residence on Tuesday morning, October 24, 2006. He was the beloved and devoted husband of Della Shepherd Hamilton, beloved and devoted father to Robert Eugene Hamilton, Rita Ann Hardin, Michael Ray Hamilton, and Cindy Lynn Hamilton. He was born December 3, 1924, in Letcher County, the son of the late Hattie Phillips Hamilton and Alton Eugene Hamilton. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Connie Lou Hamilton; three sisters: Elsie Calhoun, Rosalean Music, and Mary Dotson; and two brothers: Jimmy Hamilton and Artie Hamilton. He is survived by one sister, Alice Harless; and two brothers Phillip Hamilton and Billy Hamilton. He was adored by his three grandsons, Larry Eugene Hardin, Michael Howard Hardin, and Jeffrey Robert Hamilton; and two granddaughters, Pamela Ann Mosbey and Crystal Lynn Hamilton; his great-grandsons, Wade Vallbona, Joseph Michael Eugene Hardin, Robert Alexander Hamilton, and Cayden Christopher; his great-granddaughters, Haley Anay Hardin, Caitlyn Reann Hardin, Ashley Hardin, Erin Hamilton, and Alayna Lynn Hamilton; and great-great-grandson, Bradley Isaiah Hardin. He served in World War II from 1941 to 1945, in the United States Navy, and was a survivor of the bombing of the USS Houston. He was retired from National Mine Corporation, Lexington. He was a member of the Baptist church. Funeral services will be held Friday, at 1:00 p.m., at Clark Funeral Home, Versailles Road. Visitation at 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Entombment will be in the Sunset Memorial Gardens Mausoleums, in Frankfort. Services will be conducted by Pastor Randolph Vaught. Pallbearers will be Larry C. Hardin, Frank Whitney, and the grandchildren. Flowers are welcome, or expressions of sympathy may be made to: Hospice of the Bluegrass, 208 Steele Street, Frankfort, KY. 40601-2744. www.clarkfuneralchapels.com  (FCT'S 10-27-2006)

HAMILTON, Inette   Age, 63, of Harold, died Sunday, April 15, 2007, at the Pikeville Medical Center. Born January 1, 1944, in Pike County, she was the daughter of the late Kenis and Goldie Newsome. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Little Nancy Old Regular Baptist Church, in Price. She is survived by her husband, Sie B. Hamilton. Other survivors include a son, Kevin Ray Hamilton of Harold; two daughters: Rachelle Wilson of Pikeville, and Goldie Hamilton of Harold; two brothers: Harrison Newsome and Preston Newsome, both of Huntington, West Virginia; five sisters: Rosetta Coleman, Maxi Rice, Annie Smith, Victoria Akers, and Brenda King, all of Pikeville; five grandchildren: Bradley, Bethany, Blake, Kevin Jr., and Inetta. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Sie Bennette Hamilton; and a daughter, Roxanna Hamilton. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 18, at noon, at the Little Nancy Old Regular Baptist Church, in Price, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Newsome Branch Cemetery, in Virgie, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation, after 6 p.m., Monday, at the funeral home, and after noon on Tuesday, at the church.

HAMILTON, Ivelee, B: 4-15-1892  Pike Co., KY., D: 7-26-1994, d/o John & Louise K. Adkins Roberts, w/o Lawerence Hamilton  D: Dec. 1971, children: Millard, Bob, Frank, Charles, Curt, Ester, Dolly, Albert,, Tolva, Noah, Fred, Gertrude, Flora & Myrtle bro-sis: Sam, Gracie, Bertha, Nora & Kate

HAMILTON, Ivelee   Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HAMILTON, Jay Lee Jr.  Age 72, of Beaver, passed away, on Friday, June 4, 2004, at his residence. He was born March 7, 1932, at Betsy Layne, the son of the late Jay Lee and Goldie Hall Hamilton. He was a retired coal miner, and a member of the Old Regular Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Lizzie Beth Johnson Hamilton; two sons: Darvene Hamilton of Teaberry, and Timothy P. Hamilton of Stanville; three daughters: Charlene Brown and Eileen Brown, both of Beaver, and Rita Kaye Hamilton of Stanville; four brothers: Eugene, Ralph and Leroy Hamilton, all of Teaberry, and Don Hamilton of Taylor, Michigan; two sisters: Lakie Johnson of Teaberry, and Vicky Hamilton of Beaver; 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, and three sons: Ricky Lee Hamilton, Benny Dean Hamilton and Michael Craig Hamilton. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, June 8, at 11 a.m., in the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, at Teaberry, with ministers of the church, officiating. Burial followed in the Hamilton Family Cemetery at Teaberry, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home, of Martin. Visitation was at the church. Pallbearers: Mark Brown, Darvy Hamilton, Keith Hamilton, Josh Hamilton, Jody Hamilton, Tyler Hamilton, Jamie Tackett, and Buck Burchett. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Jarvey  , b. Sept 25, 1953, s/o D.P. Bud Hamilton and Mary Adams Hamilton, died : Oct 16, 1981.  Married : Lenda Newsome. Two daughters Wendy Lyn, and Holly Beth was  born 2 months and 9 days after his death, One Brother, D.P. Hamilton, two sisters, Martha and Bonnie Sue, 4 half -brothers, 3 half sisters

HAMILTON, John D. "Poppy" Age, 91, of Teaberry, died Sunday, July 9, 2000, at the Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born on February 14, 1909, in Teaberry, he was the son of the late Thomas Hamilton and Lizza Jane Reynolds Hamilton. He was a retired farmer. He is survived by his wife, Millie Hamilton. Other survivors include seven sons, Alford Hamilton of Elkton Maryland, Ira B. Hamilton of Dayton, Ohio, Andy Lee Hamilton, Glenn Hamilton, and Rexal Hamilton, all of Teaberry, Thomas Hamilton of Craynor, Carter Hamilton of Frankfort; four daughters, Alpha Donnellan and Rosie Brown, both of Teaberry, Eva Voshell and Dixie Slone, both of Elkton, Maryland, 36 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.  Burial in the Thomas Hamilton Cemetery, at Teaberry, KY

HAMILTON, John Jr.  Age, 83, of Teaberry, died Thursday, February 22, 2001, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on June 16, 1917, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late John Hamilton and Mindy Newsome Hamilton. He was a retired coal miner, and was a member of the U.M.W.A. at Ligon. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lizzie Hamilton. Survivors include five sons, Charlie Dotson of Dayton, Ohio, Donald Ray Hamilton, Emmitt Eugene Hamilton, and Bobby Hamilton, all of Teaberry, Ricky Hamilton of Pikeville; four daughters, Norma Perdue of Southgate, Michigan, Ailene Tripodi of Livonia, Michigan, Margie Castillo of Beaver, Christine Combs of Teaberry; two brothers, Keenis Hamilton of Florida, Clifford Hamilton of Teaberry; one sister, Sarah Hamilton of Ohio, 35 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, February 24, at 11 a.m., at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, at Teaberry, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in the John Hamilton Cemetery, at Teaberry, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, John William, B: 5-1-1914  Floyd Co. KY.  D: 7-13-1981 s/o John W. & Nannie Bentley Hamilton, h/o Darcus "Tudge" Blanton  11-11-1933  D: 5-13-1981, children: John E., Mary Lou, Peggy Ann & Betty, sis: Lexie

HAMILTON, Josephine Stepp  Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HAMILTON, Judy Hall  Age, 61, of Teaberry, KY., died Friday, July 20, 2001, at Pikeville Methodist Hospital, Pikeville, KY., following an extended illness. Born on November 14, 1939, in Floyd County, KY., she was the daughter of the late Frank and Rhoda Mitchell Hall. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Troy Hamilton. Other survivors include four daughters, Janice Hamilton and Jerrell Swain, both of Teaberry, KY., Teresa Winkle of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Sharon Kay Newman of Grethel, KY.; two brothers, John Hall and Bobby Hall, both of Teaberry, KY.; three sisters, Bessie Hall, Estaline Newsome and Irene Williams, all of Teaberry, KY.; and 10 grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one brother, Alex Hall. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, July 22, 2001, at 10 a.m., at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, Teaberry, KY., with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in the Hollybush Cemetery, Teaberry, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Visitation was at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Julina R,     Age 60, of Teaberry, Ky., wife of Eugene Hamilton, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2007 In the Kentucky River Medical Center, Jackson, Ky. She was born May 31, 1947 in Martin, Ky. the daughter of the late Sterling Hamilton and Olga Helen Tackett Hamilton. Mrs. Hamilton is a Retired Business Owner and a member of the Little Rosa Regular Baptist Church, Indian Bottom Association, McDowell, Ky.  Survivors include beside her husband Eugene, three daughters Bonetta Daugherty, Destin, Fl., Gwanetta Williams, Stanville, Ky. and Jenna Hamilton, Teaberry, Ky., one brother, Scotty Hanilton, Dayton, Oh., two sisters, Wanda Rex, Ann Arbor, Mi., Scarlet Hamilton King, Teaberry, Ky., one grandchild, Brad Daugherty and 1 great grandchild, Davin Daugherty. Funeral services for Julinia R. Hamilton will be conducted Thursday, July 5, 2007, at 1:00 p.m., at the Little Rosa Regular Baptist Church, Indian Bottom Association, McDowell, Ky., with Regular Baptist Ministers officiating. Entombment will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky. Visitation is after 5:00 p.m., Tuesday at Hall Funeral Home. With nightly services at 7:00 p.m. (HFH )

HAMILTON, Junior Age 72, of Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Ligon, died , October 16, 1997, at his residence . Born May 30, 1925 at Ligon, s/o Mallie Hamilton and Juda Henson Hamilton. h/o (1) Magdalene Tackett Hamilton. (2) Melody Hamilton; one son, James Hamilton of Columbus, Ohio; three daughters, Priscilla Tackett of Melvin; Comellia Martin and Malinda Marcum, both of Hi Hat; one stepdaughter, Jacqueline Hamilton of Columbus, Ohio; two foster children, Brook Smith and Jessica Smith, both of Columbus, Ohio; one brother, Keith Hamilton of Huntington, Indiana; three sis- ters, Margie Reynolds of Chilicothe, Ohio, and Pauline Carroll and Lorraine Kennedy, both of Huntington, Indiana; Burial was in the Henson Cemetery at Beaver

HAMILTON, Katie Noel   Age 4, of Prestonsburg, KY., passed away Friday, September 26, 2008 in the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, KY. She was born on November 14, 2003 in Lexington, KY the daughter of Rodney Hamilton of Betsy Layne, KY. and Rhonda Hall Hamilton of Prestonsburg, KY.  In addition to her parents she is survived by her Maternal grandparents, Walker and Wanda Hall and Earl and Anna Lea Hall, Paternal grandparents, Debbie Hamilton and Marty Hamilton a great grandmother, Nellie Wiley, a sister, Emily Loraina Hamilton of Prestonsburg, KY. Funeral service for Katie Noel Hamilton will be conducted Monday, September 29, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with Tommy Spears officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, KY., Visitation is after 5:00 p.m. Saturday, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky.  (HFH)

HAMILTON, Laura Age, 95, of New London, died Wednesday, April 11, at her home. She was born December 5, 1905, in Floyd County, the daughter of the late Ireland and Nan Robinson Boyd. She had lived in New London since 1952. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of New London. She is survived by four daughters, Mae Williams of New London, Carlie Jarrell of Sterling Heights, Michigan, Nancy Harris of Ashland, and Juanita Case of Fremont; two sons, J.D. Hamilton and Edward Hamilton, both of New London; 35 grandchildren, 78 great-grandchildren and 22 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 14, 10 a.m., at the First Baptist Church of New London, with Alan Seaborn and Hershel Case officiating. Burial will be in the Ashland County Memorial Park, under the direction of Eastman Funeral Home. (FCT's)

HAMILTON, Lee  Age 73, of Prestonsburg, husband of Noralene Tackett Hamilton, passed away Friday, May 2, 2003, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital. He was born June 29, 1929, in Teaberry, the son of the late Harvey Hamilton and Judy Belle Hamilton. He was a disabled coal miner, and a member of the UMWA. Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Wanda Lee Sexton, Debbie Johnson, and Janet Salisbury, all of Prestonsburg; one brother, Luther Hamilton of Teaberry; five grandchildren, Leanna Newsome, Ginger Scott, Jason Johnson, Rachel Salisbury, and Sarah Salisbury; four great-grandchildren, Patrick Johnson, Derek Newsome, Megan Scott, and Alex Scott. In addition to his parents, she was preceded in death by one grandson, Steven Garland Johnson. Funeral services for Lee Hamilton were conducted Sunday, May 4, at 11 a.m., at the Zion Regular Baptist Church, at Grethel, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Martin Cemetery, Martin, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Clarence Johnson, Daryl Sexton, Charles Newsome, Lowell Scott, Jerry Sexton, Rodney Case, and Shawn Flannery. Honorary: Ledis Hamilton, Jason Johnson, Patrick Johnson, Derek Newsome and Alex Newsome.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Elder Lee, 80, of Hi Hat, died Wednesday, January 30, 2002, following an extended illness. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, February 2, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.

HAMILTON, Lillie Tackett,  b. April 6, 1915, d/o William and Ollie Tackett, w/o Craig Hamilton, d. Dec 26, 1989.

HAMILTON, Linda, B: 4-9-1880  D: 7-2-1977, d/o Henry and Vinie Hall, w/o William Hamilton children: Henry, Oma, Lillie, Willie, Effie and Eddie   7 children, deceased

HAMILTON, Lizzie   Obit   New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HAMILTON, Lizzie , Age 76, of Hi Hat, died Friday, May 5, 2000, at Pikeville Methodist Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on September 15, 1923, in Harold, she was the daughter of the late John W. and Bell Tackett Hamilton. She is survived by her husband, Lee Hamilton. Other survivors include two sons, Clois D. Hamilton of Grethel, Carter Lee Hamilton of Hi Hat; two daughters, Clara King and Patsy King, both of Harold; two halfbrothers, Kennis Hamilton of Michigan, Clifford Hamilton of Teaberry; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.  Burial was in the Ike Roberts Cemetery, at Grethel 

HAMILTON, Lizzie Caroline  born Aug. 29,1953 died  May 3, 1996 burial Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, KY. Survivors: Hester Hall , mother. Randy Hamilton , Husband. Adam Thomas Roberts, Eddie Randell Hamilton, son. Mary Jacqueline Roberts, daughter. Jerry L. Hall, David M.Hall, brothers. Rosa Mary Stewart, sister.

HAMILTON, Lois Ann Wright Age 45, of Hi Hat, died Wednesday, March 22, 2000, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was born August 14, 1954, in Martin, the daughter of Everett Willie Wright of Prestonsburg, and the late Alberta Little Wright. She was a former employee of Martin Grade School and was a member of the Saint Martha Catholic Church, Prestonsburg. She is survived by her husband, Ervin Hamilton. Survivors include one daughter, Anna Marie Frazier of Hi Hat; three brothers, Rex Wright of Martin, Ronald Everett Wright of Printer, Wayne Wright of Prestonsburg; one sister, Mary Jane DeBord of Martin, and one granddaughter. . Burial in the J. H. Dingus Memorial Cemetery, in Dinwood

HAMILTON, Lola Evelyn  Age, 74, of Allen, KY., passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg, KY., of a sudden illness. She was born on May 5, 1928, in Kentucky, the daughter of the late Ocie Kendrick. She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church. She is survived by one son, Byron Hamilton of Lexington, KY. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 29, 2002, at noon, at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, KY., with Arnold Turner Jr., and Joe Allen officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation will be Friday, June 28, after 1 p.m., at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Louie J.   Age, 27, of Teaberry, died Saturday, April 5, 2003, at his residence. Born August 31, 1975, in Marshall, Michigan, he was the son of Emmitt (Cat) Hamilton of Teaberry, and the late Maxine Reynolds Hamilton. He was a coal miner. Survivors in addition to his father, include three brothers, Jackie Dean Hamilton, Kevin Johnson, and Philip Hamilton, all of Teaberry; three sisters, Randa Hamilton, Pattie Hopkins, and Sandy Johnson, all of Teaberry; four nephews, Jared Hamilton, Corbin Hamilton, Kevin O’Brian Johnson, and Michael Lee Martin; five nieces, Abrielle Hamilton, Savannah Hamilton, Keshia Johnson, Tonya Johnson, and Brittany Johnson. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by one brother, Forrest Donnley Hamilton. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, April 9, at noon, at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, at Teaberry, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the John Hamilton Jr., Cemetery, at Teaberry, under direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Lucy Lucas  Age 88, of McDowell, formerly of Ligon, the widow of Warren G. Hamilton, passed away, Monday, March 22, 2004, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was born September 28, 1915, in Music, the daughter of the late Perry Lucas and Cora Estep Lucas. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Free Pentecostal Church at Dwale. Survivors include one sister, Mary Jones of Ligon, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Betty Sue; and one sister, Opal Akers. Funeral services for Lucy Hamilton will be conducted Thursday, March 25, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Clergymen William Jarrell and Bill Tussey Jr., officiating. Burial will follow in the Burton Cemetery, at Ligon, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Mackie, B: 1-1-1904  D: 1-8-1979, s/o Aliver and Margaset Hamilton, h/o Cara Hamilton  M: 4-30-1934, children: Charles Edward, Mildred, Wilma and Naomi, 3 daughters deceased

HAMILTON, Mae   Age, 83, of Teaberry, died Tuesday, September 11, 2007, in Martin County Healthcare, in Inez. Born April 10, 1924, in Teaberry, she was the daughter of the late Steve and Lovine Kiser Hamilton. She was a homemaker.  Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law: Michael and Susanna Goble of Ivel; and two grandchildren: Chelsae and Morgan. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Orville Hamilton and Arie Hamilton; three sisters: Draxie Mitchell, Rosie Tackett, and Lizzie Tackett. Funeral services will be held Friday, September 14, at 1 p.m., at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Jack Woody officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, in Ivel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.  Visitation is Wednesday, at 6 p.m., at the funeral home.

HAMILTON. Martha     Age, 95, of Parkview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, died Sunday, May 27, 2007 at Pikeville Medical Center. She was born in Pike County, Nov. 1, 1911, a daughter of the late John and Virgie Roberts Newsome. She was a homemaker and a member of the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Andy Hamilton; two brothers, Harvey Newsome and Dave Newsome; two sisters, Katie Hamilton and Lovernie Shores; one grandchild and one great-grandchild. She is survived by two sons, William Hamilton of Island Creek and Russell Hamilton of Ivel; two daughters, Myrtle Bryant of Robinson Creek and Rosie Akers of Branhams Creek at Galveston; two sisters, Ardie Adkins of Prestonsburg and Arizona Charles of Zebulon; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren and one great-great-great grandchild. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 31, in the Hall and Jones Funeral Home Chapel with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Sam Hill Cemetery, Bear Fork. Arrangements are under direction of Hall & Jones Funeral Home of Virgie.  (ANE May 30 2007)

HAMILTON, Martha, B: 1-7-1891  D: 3-15-1983  Pikeville, KY., d/o Preston & Millie Hamilton w/o Henry R. Hamilton, children: Viney, Lillie, Olgia, Troy, Wheller, Raymond, 4 daughters & 5  sons deceased

HAMILTON, Martha Story  Age, 69, of Teaberry, died Monday, March 24, 2003, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born August 30, 1933, in Pike County, she was the daughter of the late Bob and Feney Hamilton Story. She was a retired cook for the Floyd County Board of Education, and was a member of the United Christian Church of God at Hi Hat. She is survived by her husband, Henry Hamilton. Other survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Sharon Dotson of Beaver; one daughter and son-in-law, Garnet and Rexal Hamilton of Teaberry; two sisters, Febie Blankenship of Teaberry, and Maudie Keathley of Harold; four grandchildren, Franklin, Jason, Deonna and Lesli; and two great-grandchildren, Katelyn and Cody. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by seven brothers, Estel R. Story, Joe Story, Ted Story, Paul Story, Bernie Story, Donnie Story, and Remur Story; and three sisters, Fannie Story, Virginia Howard, and Mary Story. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, March 27, at noon, at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with Ralph Hall and Bill Slone officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, under direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Mary b: Oct 26 1873 d: Mar 5 1950 d/o Henry and Hulda Jane Hamilton 1st md: Will Tackett; 4 boys 4 girls; 2nd md: Alex Hall; 2 boys 2 girls; 3rd md: G. V. Tackett no children.

HAMILTON, Maxine, b. 3-28-1944, Teaberry, F.C., d/o Jay Lee and Draxie Newsome Reynolds, d. Dec 9, 1988, Pike Co , KY, w/o Emmitt Hamilton,   bur Hamilton Cem at Teaberry

HAMILTON, Menda   Age 63, of Pikeville, formerly of McDowell, died Sunday, April 2, 2000, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg, following a long illness. She was born on August 12, 1936, in McDowell, the daughter of the late Curt and Molly Hall Newsome. She was a member of the Zion Old Regular Baptist Church, at Grethel and was a member of the Old Regular Baptists for 32 years. She is survived by her husband, Squire Hamilton Sr. Other survivors include three sons, Larry Hamilton and Joe Hamilton, both of Harold, Scott Hamilton of Geneva, Ohio; two daughters, Jean Elaine Hamilton Moore of Mousie, Jeanette Hamilton Van Buren of Ashtabula, Ohio; five brothers, Floyd Newsome of Clarksville, Tennessee, Lloyd Newsome and Elmer Newsome, both of Ashtabula, Ohio, Delmer Newsome of Ocala, Florida, Hansel Newsome of Cleveland, Ohio; two sisters, Minniebelle Bull and Geneva Gillespie, both of Ashtabula, Ohio; 13 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren, five step-grandchildren and five step-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, April 5, at 11 a.m., at the Zion Old Regular Baptist Church, at Grethel, with the Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel KY.   (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Millard F.  Age, 94, of Harold, husband of Delcie Salisbury Hamilton, passed away Wednesday, November 13, 2002, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. He was born February 8, 1908, in Galveston, the son of the late Lawrence Hamilton and Ivalee Roberts Hamilton. He was a retired Columbia Gas Company employee, and was a member of the Lower Toler Church of Christ, at Harold. In addition to his wife, Delcie, he is survived by two daughters, Eula Scott of Kissimmee, Florida, and Peggy A. (Lowell) Steel of Pikeville; three brothers, Bob Hamilton of Harold, Charles Hamilton of Wellington, Ohio, and Curt Hamilton of Bellevue, Ohio; two sisters, Esta Wicker of Bellevue, Ohio, and Dolly Jones of Big Waco, Texas; one grandson, Joe Steele of Stanville; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Queavelle Hamilton. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 16, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Clergymen, Lonnie Joe Meade and Willie Meade officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Pallbearers: Jamie Hunt, Chris Salisbury, Tommy Joe Salisbury, Greg Tackett, Stanley Neece, Willie Meade, James Meade and Roy Tackett. Honorary: Ken Allen, Joe Scott, and Walter Fred Gearheart. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Millis   Age, 66, of Beaver, died Sunday, April 8, 2007, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Healthcare emergency room. Born January 14, 1941, in Teaberry, he was he son of the late Effort and Lacy Hamilton. He was a disabled coal miner. He is survived by his wife, Verdie Mae Hamilton. Other survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law: Sherrie Gwen and Joseph Tackett of Grethel, and Lisa Ann and Glen Lawson of Beaver; two brothers: David Hamilton of Craynor, and Henry Hamilton of Teaberry; two sisters: Bernice Reynolds of Ligon, and Barbara Mullins of Romulus, Michigan; and three grandchildren: Nichole, Destiny, and Kolby Millis. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers: Rufus Hamilton and Earl Hamilton. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 11, at noon, at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Hamilton Family Cemetery, in Beaver, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S  04-11-2007)

HAMILTON, Myra Obituary, The Floyd County Times, Prestonsburg, Kentucky, Thursday, 23 February 1956, front page. Mrs. Myra Hamilton, 76, of Honaker, died at 11: 30 a.m. Wednesday at home. The infirmities of old age were given as the cause of death. She was a daughter of W.C. and Elizabeth Dingus and the widow of Alex H. Hamilton. Surviving sons and daughters are Jim Hamilton, of Mare Creek, Felix Hamilton, Piketon, O., Mrs. Martha Steele, of Harold, Miss Pansy Hamilton, of Honaker, Mrs.Vannie Spurlock and Mrs. Dolly Meade, both of Blue Moon Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 2 p.m. at the Honaker schoolhouse, the Revs. T.F. Meade and Willie Meade officiating. Burial will be made in the family cemetery under the direction fo Hall Bros. Funeral Home.

HAMILTON, Nelvin Age 64, of Teaberry, died Monday, March 29, 1999, at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital, . Born on April 21, 1934, in Teaberry, s/o Andy and Stella Newsome Hamilton. He was  a member of Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church at Teaberry. h/o , Loretta Hamilton. Survivors include four daughters, Rhonda Hamilton and Jennifer Howell, both of Teaberry, Vonda Tuttle of Ashley, Indiana, Robin Tuttle of Prestonsburg; four brothers, Clement Hamilton of Grethel, Andy Jr. Hamilton, Stoney Hamilton, Gretho Hamilton all of Albion, Michigan; two sisters, Made Faye Hamilton of Teaberry, Cloretta Hamilton of Springport, Michigan, Burial will be in the Andy Hamilton Cemetery at Teaberry,

HAMILTON, Naomi, Hall, b. 2-4-1929, Grethel, F.C., d/o John F and May Vance Hall, d. Aug 25, 1988, HRMC, F.C., w/o Charlie Hamilton, bur : Hall Cem, Grethel

HAMILTON, NORALENE TACKETT Obit  Photo (HFH)

HAMILTON, Olga Tackett   Age, 72, of Teaberry, wife of the late Sterling Hamilton, passed away Sunday, January 19, 2003. Born November 24, 1930, at Beaver, she was the daughter of the late Berry and Elvie Hamilton Tackett. She was a storekeeper and homemaker. She is survived by one son, Scotty (Gretchen) Hamilton; a grandson whom she raised, Todd (Barbara Gail) Hamilton, both of Teaberry; three daughters, Scarlet King of Teaberry, Julinia (Eugene) Hamilton of Teaberry, and Wanda (Frank) Rex of Ypsilanti, Michigan; two brothers, Sterling and Jimmy Tackett of Pikeville; two sisters, Opal Reynolds and Margie Kiser of Beaver; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild, and one great-great-grandchild. In addition to her husband, and parents, she was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Amanda Leigh King. Funeral services for Olga Tackett Hamilton will be Wednesday, January 22, at 11 a.m., at Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Regular Baptist ministers, Jimmy Hall, Clinton Moore, and others, officiating. Burial will follow at Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel. Visitation was at the funeral home, where services were held nightly. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Roy R.   Age, 37, of Teaberry, died Wednesday, July 3, 1991 at Teaberry, of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born April 26, 1954, at Teaberry, the son of Oma Hamilton of Teaberry, and the late Hillard Hamilton. He was a disabled miner, formerly employed by Scott's Branch Coal Company. He attended the Old Regular Baptist Church and was a member of the The Local Union, Pikeville, District 30. Survivors besides his mother inicude, his wife, Vonda Hamilton of Teaberry; one son, Joshua Hamilton, at home; one daughter, Angela Hamilton, at home; three brothers, Ival B. Hamilton and Hollis D. Hamilton, both of Columbus, Ohio; and Billy Hamilton of Teaberry; two sisters, Effe Bentley of Robinson Creek, and Debbie Hamilton of Teaberry Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 6, at 10 a.m., at the Samaria Regular Baptist Church at Teaberry, with the Regular Baptist Ministers officiating. Burial will be made in the Thomas Hamilton Cemetery at Teaberry, under the direction of the Hall Funeral Home of Martin.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Raymond  Age, 82, of Grethel, died Saturday, July 27, 2002, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, following an extended illness. Born May 25, 1920, in Teaberry, he was the son of the late John and Betty Hall Hamilton. He was a disabled coal miner. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Rhoda Tackett Hamilton and by his second wife, Flora Tackett Hamilton. Survivors include three sons, Butler Hamilton, and Andy Hamilton, both of Grethel, and Tivis Hamilton of Stanville; two daughters, Betty Hamilton of Bellevue, Ohio, and Bonnie Akers of Galveston; one sister, Lilly Slush of Pikeville; 23 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren, and 12 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Charlie Hamilton, Wilburn Hamilton, Garfield Hamilton, Butler Hamilton, and Emmitt Hamilton; three sisters, Margaret Smith, Polly Frasure, and Della Hamilton; four grandchildren, Corina Tackett, Tivis Jr. Hamilton, Glenda Hamilton, and James Hamilton. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, July 30, at 1 p.m., at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in the Frank Hamilton Cemetery, Teaberry, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. Active pallbearers: Jonathan Hamilton, Jesse Hamilton, Woody Hamilton, (B.J.) Butler Jr. Hamilton, and Stacy Akers. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Rosie, b. Jan 18, 1872, d. Jan 6, 1933, married Tandy Hamilton, 8 children, 4 boys , 4 girls

HAMILTON, Rosie  B: 11-11-1907  D: 7-24-1979 d/o Arsnow and Martha Kiser, married Henry Hamilton, Married: 9-12-1924 children: Ethel, Loretta, 2 deceased children Henry's bro-sis: Willie, Lillie, Etta, Oma and Effie
Rosie's bro-sis: Sollie, Hatler, Taulbee, Duran, Rebecca, Bertha, Ella and Hattie

HAMILTON, Roy Age 70, of Stamping Ground, d. Thursday, June 10, 1999, at Dover Manor Nursing Home. A native of Prestonsburg, s/o  John N. and Viola Stephens Hamilton. He was , a U.S. Air Force veteran. h/o , Margaret Boykin Hamilton; one son, Lloyd Hamilton of Stamping Ground; one sister, Vivian Hale of Prestonsburg; two brothers, Alex Hamilton of Frankfort and Don Hamilton of Seattle, Washington; . Burial was in the Masonic Cemetery at Stamping Ground.

HAMILTON, Ronald “Rusty”    Age 56, of Teaberry, passed away Friday, March 23, 2007, at his residence. He was born in Martin, on April 1, 1950, the son of Ethel Hamilton of Teaberry, and the late Carlos Hamilton. He was a former coal miner. In addition to his mother, he is survived by a son, Rusty (Shena) Hamilton of Galveston; two daughters: Jennifer (Bill Jr.) Slone and Stephanie (Ricky) Keens, both of Galveston; five brothers: Carl Dean Hamilton, Randy Scott Hamilton, Ricky Lynn Hamilton, Jeffrey Hamilton, and Gregory Keith Hamilton, all of Teaberry; four sisters: Joan Tackett of Waynesburg, Jeanette Tackett of Allen, and Sandra Hamilton and Gaylia Hamilton, both of Teaberry; grandchildren: Carly Keens, Harly Keens, Jordan Slone, Jonathan Hamilton, Shane Hamilton, and Logan Hamilton. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Travis Hamilton; and a sister, Juanita Hall. Funeral services were held Tuesday, March 27, at 11 a.m., in the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church in Teaberry, with ministers of the church officiating. Burial was in the Hamilton Cemetery in Teaberry, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin. Pallbearers: Joey Hamilton, Randall Akers, Stevie J. Johnson, Darrin Hamilton, Rocky Hamilton, Ricky Keens and Bill Slone. (FCT'S 03-28-2007)

HAMILTON, Russell   Age 72, of Hi Hat, died Tuesday, March 4. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, March 8, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.  Burial was in Davidson Memorial Gardens Ivel, KY   (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Ruth Reynolds  Age 73, of Beaver, wife of the late Dester Hamilton, passed away Friday, September 20, 2002, in the Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin. She was born March 15, 1929, in Robinson Creek, the daughter of the late Charlie Reynolds and Fannie Stumbo Reynolds. She was a member of the Ligon Community Freewill Baptist Church, at Beaver, and was a homemaker. Survivors include one son, Gary Douglas (Robin) Hamilton of Beaver; five daughters, Lovetta (Roger) Tackett, Sherry Hall, and Teri (Tunis) Daniels all of Beaver, Loretta (Jeff) Wintrode of Huntington, Indiana, and Deedra (Cliff) Daniels of Pikeville; five sisters, Mertie Reynolds of Ligon, Mae Howell of Andrews, Indiana, Mellie Holbrook of Elon College, North Carolina, Lois Ann Reynolds, and Delores Huffman, both of Columbus, Ohio, 15 grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Phillip Roger Hamilton; one grandchild, Clifford Dester Daniels; three sisters, Nell Cole, Doll Newsome and Verdie Plactus; and five brothers, Homer, Hassell, Harold Reynolds, Crit and Ed Newsome. Funeral services for Ruth Reynolds Hamilton were conducted Monday, September 23, at 11 a.m., at the Ligon Community Freewill Baptist Church, with Clergymen Dave Allen, and others officiating. Burial was in the Vance Family Cemetery, at Beaver, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was Saturday at the church. Pallbearers: Brian Tackett, Toby Hamilton, Shannon Hamilton, Jake Wintrode, Josh Wintrode, Jason Hall, Jeremy Daniels, Tyler Daniels, Zack Tackett, Ricky Stegall, Little Ricky Stegall, and Brandon Hall. Honorary: Little Cliff Daniels. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Sadie, Age 84, of Teaberry, died February 1, 1998, at McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, following an extended illness. Born October 20, 1913 in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Julie L. Tackett Mitchell. She was a member of the Pilgrim Home Old Regular Baptist Church at Galveston. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Hamilton. Survivors include one daughter, Roberta Hamilton of Teaberry; four sisters, Mary Alice Blankenship of Teaberry, Jettie Walker of Beaver, Tilde Jane Halash of Michigan, and Goldie Mitchell of Ligon; four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Burial was in the John Hamilton Cemetery at Teaberry.

HAMILTON, Sheila Ann  Age, 75, of Lexington, died Sunday, March 23, 2003. She was born August 22, 1927, in Grethel, the daughter of the late H.H. and Phena Roberts Hamilton. She is survived by two daughters, Diana Gale (Richard Earl) Honea of Parker, Colorado, and Karen Lynn Wira of Louisville, formerly of Chicago, Illinois; one son, Lanny (Stephanie Ann) Hall of Lancaster; one sister, Georgia Mitchell of Grethel; two brothers, Winford Hamilton of Greenfield, Indiana, and Link Hamilton of Winchester; eight grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, William Frank Hamilton; one sister, Angie Gillan; and one great-granddaughter. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, March 25, at 1 p.m., at the W.R. Milward Mortuary-Southland, Lexington, with Elder Tom Hamilton officiating.   (FCT'S)

HAMILTON Sie Bennett age 29, of Grass lake MI, died Dec. 6, following an Auto accident. Born march 27, 1969, in Lorain OH. s/o Sie B. Hamilton and Inette Newsome Hamilton. Survivors include wife, Karol Malone Hamilton; two sons Sie Bradley Hamilton, Bennett Blake Hamilton; one step dau, Karrie Logsdon; one brother Kevin Ray Hamilton; two sister, Versie Rachelle Wilson and Goldie Renae Hamilton. Burial was in the Newsome Branch Cemetery at Vergie.

HAMILTON, Squire Obituary, The Floyd County Times, Prestonsburg, Kentucky, Wednesday, 1 May 1974, front page. Squire Hamilton, 57, retired postmaster and merchant, died of a blast from a 12-gauge shotgun at his home at Grethel last Friday morning. He was shot in his forehead. An inquest jury empaneled by County Judge Henry Stumbo held that the shot was self-inflicted. Mr. Hamilton had been in ill health for some time. He was alone when the shot was fired, member of the family told authorities. A son of the late Nelson and Ollie Howell Hamilton, he was a native of Craynor and had spent his entire life in that community. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Hazel Halbert Hamilton, and one daughter, Mrs. Wanda Lou Newsome, both of Craynor; a brother, Charles T. Hamilton, Dayton, O., and three sisters, Mrs. Rosa Howell and Mrs. Ruth Tackett, both of Craynor, and Mrs. Draxie Combs, of Whitesburg. Also surviving are four grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. Monday from Zion Regular Baptist Church, ministers of that church officiating, and burial was made in the Newsome cemetery under direction of the Hall Brothers Funeral Home.

HAMILTON, Stella E , Age 83, of Colora, Maryland, formerly of Prestonsburg, d. April 27, 1999, at the Union Hospital. Born February 14, 1916, at Craynor, d/o Lee O, Frasure and Elizabeth Frasure. She was a member of Conowingo Baptist Church. Her husband, Dennis Hamilton, preceded her in death. Survivors include two sons, Bobby G. Hamilton , Roger. L. Hamilton one daughter, Terry L. Notarcola ; three brothers, Paul Frasure,, Eugene Frasure , Lee Frasure ; four sisters, Arizona Thompson, Ethel Friend  Christine Scott and Arlene Davis, Burial will be in the New Bridge Baptist Cemetery, Rising Sun, Maryland.

HAMILTON, Stella Martin  Age 96, of Minnie, KY., widow of Hugh Scottie Hamilton, died Sunday, March 17, in the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, McDowell, KY. Born February 11, 1906, in Minnie, KY., she was the daughter of the late Noah and Josie Martin. She was a homemaker. She is survived by one brother, James Martin of Drift, KY., and one sister, Edith Hopkins of Minnie, KY. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, March 19, 2002, at 11:00 a.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with Harry Hargis officiating. Burial was in the Martin Cemetery, at Minnie, KY. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Stella Newsome, B: 5-24-1913  D: 4-24-1979, d/o Andy and Tilda Newsome, w/o Andy Hamilton, children: Marie, loretta, Jonas, Gretho, Stonie, Andy Jr., Clemet,Nelvin, Foster, 4 children deceased, bro-sis: Millie, Ella, Rena, Nancy, Mary, Rob, Andrew and Bill 1/2 bro-sis: Victoria, Rutha, Freddie, Troy, Trussel and Noah

HAMILTON, Steven Richard   Age 10, of Ligon, KY., passed away Thursday, September 13, 2001, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY. He was born March 8, 1991, in Martin, KY., the son of Ricky Hamilton and Rebecca Slone Hamilton. Steven was a student at Osborne Elementary, and a member of the Pine Grove Baptist Church, Hi Hat, KY. In addition to his parents, he is survived by one sister, Tiffany Arlene Hamilton, Ligon, KY.; maternal grandparents, Elmer and Dorothy Slone, Ligon, KY.; paternal grandfather, James Hamilton, Teaberry, KY.; and great-grandmother, Gladys Bentley. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Arlene Hamilton. Funeral services for Steven R. Hamilton were conducted Monday, September 17, 2001, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with Clergyman Rodney Mosley officiating. Burial followed in the Hamilton Cemetery, Teaberry, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Pallbearers for Steven Richard Hamilton were James Tackett, Rodney Hamilton, Randy Spears, Reed Flannery, Mikey Spears, Tyler Hamilton, Rusty Hall, Greg Slone, Ricky Hamilton, and Elmer Hamilton. (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Tina  Age 64, of Harold, wife of Walker Hamilton, passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2003, at her residence. She was born September 22, 1938, in Harold, the daughter of the late Herman McKinney and Allie Hamilton McKinney. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors, in addition to her husband, include five brothers, Clinton McKinney, and Michael McKinney, both of Harold, Edgar McKinney of Pikeville, Terry McKinney of Holly, Michigan, and Dan McKinney of Fort Lauderdale, Florida; three sisters, Connie Richardson of South Rockwood, Michigan, Teresa Stevens of Harold, and Vanessa Martin of Brunswick, Ohio. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, J.J. McKinney and Ronnie McKinney; and one sister, Donna Sue McKinney. Funeral services for Tina Hamilton will be conducted Friday, May 30, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with pastor Edgar McKinney officiating. Entombment at the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, will be under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HAMILTON, Will , 59, of Beaver, d.  July 15, 1999, at Pikeville Methodist Hospital. Born June 15, 1940, s/o  Ervin Hamilton and Lillie Mae Tackett Hamilton. h/o  Pearl Hall Hamilton; one son, Will "Stevie" Hamilton of Beaver; a daughter, Tina Lynn Caudill of Beaver; three brothers, Ray Hamilton of Beaver, Ervin Hamilton Jr. of Lexington, and Paul Eugene Hamilton of Danville, four sisters, Elizabeth Henson of Ivel, Geneva June Hall. Eva June Vance, and Verdie Mae Hamilton, all of Beaver . Burial was in the Hamilton Family Cemetery at Beaver

HAMILTON, Willie  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HAMILTON, Willie   Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HAMILTON, Willie, B: 9-19-1915, D: 4-20-1994, s/o William & Linda Hamilton h/o Edna Lucille Newsome  m: 10-5-1940 children: Efford, Gary Dale, Terry Jerome, Geraldine, Bilie Joyce, Sue,, Janet & Leroy sis: Oma, Effie & Etta

HAMILTON, Willie G.  Age, 45, of Teaberry, died Monday, August 21, 2006, at McDowell Appalachian Regional Health-care. Born September 19, 1960, in Pikeville, he was the son of Olivia Hall Hamilton of Teaberry, and the late Bert Hamilton. He was disabled.  He is survived by his wife, Brenda Mullins Hamilton. Other survivors include: A brother: Reao Hamilton of Teaberry; seven sisters: Clara Hamilton of Minnie, Loretta Wright of Martin, Jackie Hamilton of Teaberry, Mary Mullins and Norma Newsome, both of Price, Lorene Halbert of McDowell, and Nora Mullins of Ivel; 32 nieces and nephews; and many great-nieces and nephews. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his grandparents: Wayne and Mary Hall, and Tom and Mary Hamilton Funeral services will be held Friday, August 25, at 11 a.m., at the Little Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church of The New Salem Association at McDowell, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Newsome-Hamilton Cemetery, in Teaberry, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the church, in Martin, with nightly services at 6:30 p.m. (FCT'S Aug 25, 2006)

HAMILTON, Willie H.  Age: 74 OF: Beaver, KY   Date of Birth: January 19, 1933 Place: Teaberry, KY  Date of Death: January 9, 2008    Facts of Importance: retired coal miner & member of Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church since 1978 (Deacon for 19 years)  Parents: the late Wilburn Lee & Martha Jane Tackett Hamilton  Husband or Wife: Mary Martin Hamilton Other Survivors: daughter & son in law: Vanessa & Billy Joe Hamilton of Beaver, KY; daughter in law: Joyce Hamilton Bryant; sister: Mary Newsome of Beaver, KY; 5 grandchildren & 3 great-grandchildren: Maryann, Wesley, Stephanie, Beverly, Brent, Allison, Blake & Lindsey    Deceased Relatives: parents, son: Michael Hamilton; 8 brothers & 5 sisters: John Milford Hamilton, Frank Hamilton, Hershell Hamilton, Hatler Hamilton, Wilburn Lee Hamilton Jr., Sterling Hamilton, Ervin Hamilton, Russell Hamilton, Goldie Newsome, Hazel Bentley, Lonie Bartley, Millie Tackett & Roxie Hamilton   Time and Place of Services: Saturday (January 12, 2008) 1 PM at Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church- Teaberry, KY  Officiating: Old Regular Baptist Ministers  Visitation: Thursday 4pm at the church  Burial: Jones Cemetery- Teaberry, KY (NFF)

HAMILTON, Wilma M. "Marie" , Age 67, of Elida, Ohio, formerly of Floyd County, d.  January 4, 1998, b.  April 25, 1930 in Prestonsburg, d/o Willie Warrens and Tishie Slone. w/o Andy Hamilton (d.1990). Survivors include two brothers, Earl Warrens of Eastern and Ezra Warrens of Lima, Ohio; and two sisters, Stella Limbert of Elida, Ohio, and Eula Bilopavlovich of Lima, Ohio.Burial will be in the Grennlawn Cemetery in Elida, Ohio.

HAMILTON, Zellie Moore b: Oct 31 1895 d: Feb  1966 d/o General and Bets (Stumbo) Moore md: Tandy HAMILTON; 3 boys 2 girls; two girls deceased, leaving, 3 boys, pay and Orville, East McDowell, KY; and Ray of Dayton, Ohio, also leaves 2 brothers, Gleevie and Beecher, Ray, Ohio; 3 sisters, Mattie Blankenship, Elma Frasure, and Versie Brown of East McDowell, KY. Member of the Old Regular Baptist Church.

HAMMONDS, Emma Mosley  Age 94, of Ivel, widow of William T. Hammonds, died Saturday, March 16, in the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. Born March 23, 1907, in Orkney, KY., she was the daughter of the late Edward and Julia Belle Gayheart Mosley. She was a merchant for the Family Grocery Store, and a member of the Pentecostal Church. She is survived by one son, Mike Hammond of Pikeville, KY.; one daughter, Joann Burchett of Ivel, KY.; one brother, Richard Mosley of Dwale, KY.; one sister, Lucy Moore of McDowell, KY.; four grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services for Emma Mosley Hammonds were conducted Tuesday, March 19, at 1 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with Clabe B. Mosley officiating. Burial followed in the Orkney Cemetery, McDowell, KY. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HAMMONDS, Frank  Obit  Submitted by     From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HAMMOND, Lillie Hamilton Age, 84, of Martin, died Friday, June 2, 2000, in the Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, following a brief illness. Born on March 19, 1916, in McDowell, she was the, daughter of the late Evan Hamilton and Della Mae Hamilton. She was a member of the Old Beaver Regular Baptist Church at Minnie, co-owner and operator of the Hammond and Hamilton 5, 10 and up Department Store. She was preceded in death by her husband, Martin Hammond. Survivors include one son, Jimmy Martin Hammond; and one daughter, Reba Sue Hamilton, both of Prestonsburg; two brothers, Rutherford Hamilton of Cook Station, Missouri, John L. Hamilton of Newark, Delaware; one sister, Marie Hamilton Clark of Pikeville; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, June 5, at 11 a.m., at the OldBeaver Regular Baptist Church, at Minnie, with the Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Pallbearers were Jeffery D. Settles, Glenn Martin Hammond. Jon Blackburn, Jeffery D. Settles II, Bryan Lafferty, Mathew Lafferty, Christopher Martin Settle, B. J. Reed, Brandon Reed and Andrew Caywood.

HAMMONDS, Lola ,Martin, following an extended illness.She was born January 7, 1937, at Prestonsburg, a daughter of the late Andy and Ada Nelson Crisp. She is survived by her husband, O.T. Hammonds. Other survivors include three sons, Charles Dean Hammonds, Joe Taylor Hammonds, Donnie Hammonds, all of Prestonsburg; one brother, and one sister; Joe Crisp and Dockie Belle Pigman, both of Prestonsburg; and four grandchildren. . Burial in the Richmond Memorial Cemetery at Prestonsburg.

HAMMONDS, Thomas Roe Age, 45, of Wabash, Indiana, formerly of Floyd County, died Friday, June 16, 2000, at his residence following a brief illness. Born on April 23, 1955 in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Charles E. and Martha J. May Hammonds. He was a factory worker for Wabash Alloys. He was preceded in death by his wife, Luanne L. Moore Hammonds. Survivors include one son, Charles D. Hammonds of Escondido, California; one step-son, Derrick Moore of Wabash, Indiana; one daughter, Jennifer A. Hammonds of Auburn, Alabama; four sisters, Cathy Goble of Ivel, Elizabeth Isaac and Emogene Branham, both of Prestonsburg, Joan Hatfield of Ulysses; and one granddaughter.  Burial  in the Hammonds Family Cemetery, Water Gap, Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.

HAMPTON, Hassel "Shorty" , Age 80, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, February 22, 1998, at Mountain Manor Nursing Home in Prestonsburg, following an extended illness. Born September 10, 1917 at Hartley, he was the son of the late Mahlon and Mary Alice Elswick Hampton. Survivors include one daughter, Debbie Ousley of Prestonsburg; four brothers, Elmer Hampton and Lonnie Hampton, both of Virgie, Edgar Hampton of Robinson Creek, and Russell Hampton of Pikeville; three sisters, Hettie Hampton of Maysville, and Lettie Pugh and Stella Rowe, both of Phyllis; and two grandsons. Burial will be in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery at Bralnard.

HANDCOCK, Gertrude  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HANDLEY, Shirley Ousley  Age, 56, of Crossville, Tennessee, formerly of Floyd County, died Wednesday, January 28, 2004, at Cumberland Medical Center, in Crossville, Tennessee. Born October 29, 1947, in Prestonsburg, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Ruth DeRossett Ousley. She was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons: Jimmy Hinton and Kenny Hinton, both of Prestonsburg; her fiancé, Ralph Thompson of Crossville, Tennessee; six brothers: Jimmy Gene Ousley of St. Louis, Missouri, Allen D. Ousley and Cledus Ousley, both of Printer, Clifford Ousley of Langley, Marvin Ray Ousley of Paintsville and Paul David Ousley of Allen; five sisters: Bessie Chambers of Langley, Dorothy Harris and Edith Ousley, both of Crossville, Tennessee, Della Sue Crace and Jamie Lynn Ousley, both of Martin; and three grandchildren, Jason, Kisha and Charley. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, February 1, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Robert A. Ousley and Jim Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Ousley Family Cemetery (Spurlock) in Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be her nephews. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HANDSHOE, Junie , Age 74, of Hindman, d. February 24, 1998,  Born June 3, 1923 in Floyd County, d/o  Linzie and Sara Jane Sawyers Hicks. She was a member of the Cross Roads Community Baptist Church at Ogden Creek, Hindman. w/o Walter Handshoe. Survivors include four sons, Earl Handshoe , Victor Handshoe,  Ray Handshoe and Dennie Handshoe, five daughters, Lucinda Combs , Ada Hicks Luna Sexton,  Teresa Campbell Hall, and Patricia Hicks Burial was in the" Bolen Cemetery, Rock Fork at Garrett

HANDSHOE, Karen L. "Issie"   Age 61 of Winchester, Ky. and formerly of Hueysville, Ky. passed away on Monday, July 7, 2008 at St.Joseph Hospital in Lexington, Ky. She was the daughter of the late Ronald and Irene Cast Hayes and the wife of Phil Handshoe. She retired after 30 years as a public school teacher in the Clark County School Systems. She was selected twice by former students to be listed in Who's Who among American Teachers, and was a member of the Calvary Christian Church where she was a former Sunday School Teacher.  She is survived by: her husband, Phillip Handshoe of Winchester, Ky., Son, Ron (Amy) Handhsoe of Winchester, Ky. Two Grandchildren, Jake and Caroline Handshoe of Winchester, Ky. Sisters, Carol (Mrs. Lanny) Hiller of Taylor Mill, Kentucky, Sharon (Mrs. James) Claypool of Park Hills, Kentucky, and Ronda Stachia (Mrs. Marvin) Knorr of Lakeside Park, Kentucky, several nieces and nephews. Funerl Services: Thursday, July 10, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. in the Calvary Christian Church at Winchester, Ky. with Brian Walton and Verne Mohr officiating. Entombment at the Lexington Cemetery in Lexington, Ky. Visitation will be at the Calvary Christian Church 15 Redwing Drive Winchester, KY 5-8 P.M. Wednesday Evening. (HFH)

HANDSHOE, Margie Crager Age 61, of Hueysville, d.  May 23, 1999, at her residence  She was bom January 14, 1938, at Gunlock, d/o  Joe and Alma Warrix Crager. She was a member of the Garrett First Baptist Church. w/o  Clinton Handshoe; one daugher, Debbie Ward of Hueysville; and two sons, Wenda Ray Handshoe and Ricky Lynn Handshoe, both of Hueysvilte; ten brothers, Robert Grager of Auburn, Indiana, Mitchell Crager of Butler, Indiana, Bill Crager of Garrett, Indiana, Richard Crager of Fremond, Indiana, James Crager of Angola, Indiana, Joe Crager, Millard Crager, Sherman Crager and Larry Crager all of Butler, Indiana and Donny Crager of Waterloo, Indiana; six sisters, Goldie Sherman, Geneva Freed and Joyce Stabbling, all of Auburn, Indiana, Judy Wilson of Butler, Indiana and Kathy Bubb of Fort Wayne, IndianaBurial was in the Crager Family Cemetery at Lick Fork Road, Hueysville.

HANDSHOE, Sammie  Obit  (HFH)  Photo

HANSFORD, Lovella Webb  Obit  (photo)

HARDWICK, Beecher T., b. 5-23-1912, s/o Jay and Alice Copley Hardwick, d. Sept 19, 1988, Betsy Layne, F.C., h/o Myrtle Bailey Hardwick, (d. 6-30-1987), bur: Family Cem at Louisa

HARDY, Loretta (Hall)   Age 63, of New London, Ohio, died Sunday, June 1, 2003, at her home, following an extended illness. She was born February 5, 1940, in Honaker, the daughter of the late A. B. and Nora (Stumbo) Hall. She had lived in the New London area since the early 1950s and was a 1958 graduate of New London High School. She was a former dental assistant for Dr. Taylor in Norwalk, and had worked 24 years at Thomas Creative Apparel in New London, as a service representative. She is survived by a son, Mark (Christy) Hardy of New London; a grandson; six sisters, Ivellea Risner, Magalene Hall and Melva (Eldon) Anderson, all of New London, and Irene (John W.) Brown of Ashland, Betty Jo (Ray) Pettit of Elyria, and Inez Gasser of Waco, Texas; and two sisters-in-law, Marylin Hall of Ocala, Florida, and Vernice Hall of New London. She was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore Hardy, February 11, 1982, and brothers, R.J. Hall in 1987, and Clyde Hall in 1976. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 5, at the Eastman Funeral Home, 200 W. Main St., New London, with Rev. Daniel Bogre, pastor of the Fitchville United Methodist Church officiating, and burial will follow in Ashland County Memorial Park. Memorials, if desired, may be made to the American Cancer Society, Northeast Ohio Region-Western Area, Lorain Area Office, 43099 N. Ridge Rd., Elyria, Ohio 44035. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HANDSHOE, Edna Dean , Age 75, of Hueysville, died September 17, born, March 3, 1932 in Knott County, d/o Benny Bolen and Evalene Sparkman Bolen. w/o  Virgil Handshoe; seven sons, Curtis, Marlin E., Bee, Roy, Attalee David and Virgil Handshoe, all of Hueysville, and Wilson Wade Handshoe of Hazard; three daughters, Lola Fay Case and Betty Sue Napier, both of Kendallville, Indiana, and Pauline Amburgey of Pippa Passes; two brothers, Manis Bolen of Angola, Indiana and Herbert Bolen of Missouri; two sisters, Carrie Handshoe of Plymouth, Ohio, and Minnie Colburn of Wolcott, Indiana; burial: Wilson Handshoe Cemetery on Laurel Fork at Quicksand

HANNAH, Mary Alice Merritt   98, d- Jul.13 1998  b- Jun.26 1900  d/o Edd & Bidda Dotson Merritt  w/o Edgar Hannah

HANSFORD, Gladys Sparkman  Age 79, of Hueysville, died Monday, February 1, 1999, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin. She was born April 7, 1919, in Mousie, the daughter of the late Kendall Sparkman and Linda Conley Sparkman. She was a retired machine operator and inspector having worked for Precision Stamping, Cleveland, Ohio, and was a member of the Martin Branch Freewill Baptist Her husband, Charles Hansford, Survivors include three sisters, Ada Prater of Hueysville, Stella Carpenter of Willard, Ohio, and Louise Sexton of Estill, Ohio. Funeral services will be con- ducted Friday, February 5, at 1p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, with the clergymen Sterling Bolen and Buddy Jones officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, with the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, caring for those arrangements.

HANDSHOE, Dawsie  Age, 78, of Hueysville, died Friday, April 13, 2001, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin, following an extended illness. Born on February 9, 1923, at Knott County, she was the daughter of the late Andy and Gracie Handshoe Terry. She was a member of the United Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Handshoe. Survivors include eight sons, Jesse James Handshoe of Avilla, Indiana, Amos Handshoe of Carrie, Roy Handshoe, Leonard Handshoe, Larry Junior Handshoe, Willie Lee Handshoe, Elmer Handshoe, and Lloyd Dean Handshoe all of Hueysville; five daughters, Essie Terry, Bessie Handshoe, Cordellia Handshoe, Tressie Handshoe, Arminta Handshoe all of Hueysville; two brothers, Taulby Ray Terry of Tome City, Indiana, Chandler Terry of Kendallville, Indiana; 13 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, April 17, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with Wayne Stephens, Clarence Combs, and Bethel Bolen officiating. Burial was in the Will Terry Cemetery, at Hueysville. (FCT's)

HANDSHOE, Junie , Age 74, of Hindman, d. February 24, 1998,  Born June 3, 1923 in Floyd County, d/o  Linzie and Sara Jane Sawyers Hicks. She was a member of the Cross Roads Community Baptist Church at Ogden Creek, Hindman. w/o Walter Handshoe. Survivors include four sons, Earl Handshoe of LaGrange, Indiana, Victor Handshoe of Stroe, Indiana, and Ray Handshoe and Dennie Handshoe, both of Hindman; five daughters, Lucinda Combs of London, Ada Hicks of LaGrange, Indiana, Luna Sexton and Teresa Campbell Hall, both of Litt Carr, and Patricia Hicks of Hindman Burial was in the" Bolen Cemetery, Rock Fork at Garrett

HANDSHOE, Wilkie S.  Age, 59, of Hueysville, died Saturday, September 30, 2000, at his residence following an extended illness. Born on April 17, 1941, in Mid, Kentucky, he was the son of Sarah Shepherd Handshoe of Garrett, Ind., and the late John Handshoe. He was a retired factory worker for International Navistar, a member of the Salt Lick Community United Baptist Church at Hueysville, and was formerly in the U.S. Army Reserves. Survivors include his wife, Betty Bailey Handshoe; one son, Bill Handshoe of Hueysville; three daughters, Tammy Delong of Hudson, Ind., and Vickie Adkins and Ruthie Hicks of Hueysville; five brothers, Edgil Handshoe of Rawlins, Wyo., Carl Handshoe of Fort Wayne, Ind., Delmar Handshoe of Garrett, Ind., Vernis Handshoe of Butler, Ind., and Clyde Handshoe of Waterloo, Ind.; one sister, Alice Martin of Garrett, Ind.; and 15 grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, October 2, at 1 p.m. at the Salt Lick Community United Baptist Church at Hueysville, with Carlos Beverly and Bethel Bolen officiating. Burial will be in the Family Cemetery at Hueysville under the direction of the Nelson Frazier Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HANES, Anna Lois (nee Hatcher)  Age , 61 years of age, and a former resident of Amherst Township, passed away, May 25, 2001, at New Life Hospice Residential Center, Lorain, following a brief illness. She was born August 29, 1939, in Harold, Kentucky. She had been a resident of Amherst Township for 38 years, prior to moving to New Smyrna Beach, Florida, two years ago. Survivors include her husband of 40 years, Robert L. Hanes; daughters, Patricia “Trish” Harris of Lorain, and Brenda Akers of Amherst; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brothers, David and Jerry Hatcher, both of Lorain, and Edgar Hatcher of Amherst Township; and sisters, Virginia Bentley of Lorain, and Helen Hatcher of Allen, KY.; and step mother, Erlie Hatcher of Cleveland. She was preceded in death by her parents, Stanley Hatcher in 1977, and Lillian (nee Turner) in 1994; her paternal grandparents, David and Ada Elizabeth Hatcher; by her maternal grandparents, George Turner and Elizabeth (nee Hamilton); and by her step-maternal grandfather, Watt Akers. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, at the Hempel Funeral Home, Amherst, with Rev. Wallace Justice, pastor of Christian Life Baptist Church, Lorain, officiating. Burial was in the Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph; 5255 North Abbe Rd., Elyria 44035. (FCT'S)

HANFORD, Bernice  Age 84, of Wayland, widow of George Hansford, passed away Tuesday, December 30, 2003, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born April 28, 1919, in Somerset, she was the daughter of the late Charley Sloan and Ellen Slone Sloan. She was a homemaker and a member of the Martin Branch Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons: Danny Hansford, of Wayland and Byron Hansford, of Allen; two daughters: Judy Roop, of Prestonsburg and Teresa Hansford, of Lexington; four step-sons: Orville Hansford and George Roy, both of Wayland, Homer Hansford, of Columbus, Ohio, and Coye Hansford, of Jeffersonville, Ohio; 11 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and 12 step-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two stepsons, Don Hansford and Charles Hansford. Funeral services were conducted Friday, January 2, 2004, at the Hall Funeral Home, at Martin, with Clergymen Buddy Jones, Red Morris and Sherlin Bolen officiating. Burial followed in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Wayne Cassell, Trent Nairn, Todd Hansford, Randy Hansford, Craig Webb, Jim Webb, Byron Hansford, Donald Dean Hansford, Wendell Scott, and Ray Watts.  (FCT'S)

HARKIND Joseph D. age 58, of Lexington, died Nov 30, 1998 at his home. Son of Billie Holiday Harkins Hobbs Lyon and the late Joseph D. Harkins Jr. of Prestonsburg. Survivors include wife, Susan Grissom Harkins; two sons, Joseph D. HarkindIV and John Robinson Harkins; one step daughter Elizabeth Ashley Hale; stepfather, Ollie Lyon;

HARLESS, Mary Ethel    Age 93, of Calf Creek, died Tuesday, September 16, 2003, at the Prestonsburg Health Care Center. Born August 25, 1910, at Edgar, Ky., she was the daughter of the late William Jack Lafferty and Eva Fraley Lafferty. She was the widow of Ira Harless. She was a seamstress, homemaker, and a member of the Calf Creek Fellowship Baptist Church. She had six sons, whom, without the help of any welfare agency, she helped send through school by sewing for people. Survivors include six sons, Elmer Harless, Elzie Winston Harless, and Oakey C. Harless all of Prestonsburg, William Truman Harless of Ypsilanti, Michigan, James Harless of Marion, Ohio, and Winfred Harless of Plymouth, Michigan; 14 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. In addition to her husbanad and parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter-in-law, Anna Belle Harless; six brothers, Homer Lafferty, William Thomas Lafferty, Winfred Lafferty, Lacey Lafferty, Floyd Lafferty and Billy Lafferty; and seven sisters, Beulah Hatfield, Martha Diamond, Barbara Smith, Josephine Scalf, Ruby Neil, Garnet Lafferty and Pearl Lafferty. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, September 20, at 1:00 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin. Clergymen Clinton “Buddy” Jones and Manford Fannin officiated. Burial was in the Harless Family Cemetery at Calf Creek, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HARLESS, Charles Lloyd   Age 90, of Auxier, passed away, Wednesday, January 28, 2004, at Highland Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. He was born December 11, 1914, in Martin County, a son of the late Elijah and Lucinda (Skaggs) Harless. He was a retired driller, formerly employed by Miller Brothers Drilling Company in Martin County, and was a member of the Auxier Freewill Baptist Church. He was twice married; first to Mary (Music) Harless, who preceded him in death; and later to Belle (Endicott) Harless, who survives. Other survivors include one son and one daughter, Robert Harless of Prestonsburg; and Verlin Gribble of Murphy, North Carolina; one step-son and three step-daughters, Henry Lewis of Banner, Minnie Walker, and Sue Compton, both of Prestonsburg, and Joann McDaniel of Spencer, Tennessee; 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 31, at 1 p.m., from the Burke Funeral Home Chapel, at Prestonsburg, with Rev. Bobby Joe Spencer, and Rev. Roger Music, officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel. Friends may call at the Burke Funeral Home after 11 a.m., Thursday, January 29, and Friday, January 30, after 11 a.m. All arrangements are under the direction of Burke Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HARLEY, Essie
Age 90, of Robinson Creek, died Jan. 15, 1999 at Pikeville Methodist Hospital. Born Feb. 20, 1908, in Esco, d/o the late Willard and Jennie Tackett Damron. She was preceded in death by husband John Harley. Survivors include three sons, Jack, Samuel, and Michael Harley; three dau. Linda Harley, Margaret Pemberton, and nora Zotter. Interment was int he Damron Cemetery.

HARLOW, Gloria Kay    Age 65, of Wheelwright, passed away on Tuesday, August 14, 2007, in Pikeville Medical Center. She was born August 27, 1941, in Burton, the daughter of the late Hascal Beauford Gullett and Gladys Marie Kittle Gullet.  She was a homemaker, and a member of the Wheelwright Methodist Church, and the Eastern Star. She was a graduate of Wheelwright High School class of 1959. Surviving are two sons: Roy (Shelia) Harlow of Langley, and Robert (Teresa) Harlow of Dayton, Ohio; a daughter, Marilyn Bailey of Langley; three brothers: Ron Gullett of Bypro, and Lloyd and Larry Gullett, both of Flatwoods; a sister, Drema Nelson of Milwaukie, Oregon; five grandchildren: Jared Harlow, Cody Harlow, Ryan Bailey, Brandi (Dewayne) Denney, and Micah Harlow.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Franklin Harlow, and her parents. Funeral services: were held Thursday, August 16, at 1:00 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Roy Harlow, Jack Howard, and Bobby Isaac officiating. Burial was in Buckingham Cemetery, at Bevinsville, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home.

HARMON, Albert "Red" , Age 90, died Tuesday, January 12, 1999, at the Lost Creek Care Center of Lima, Ohio. Born August 24, 1908, in Prestonsburg, he was the son of the late Patrick and Mildred K. (Fraiser) Harmon. He was a painter for McCurdy Steel Implements in Ada, Ohio and also a self-employed watch maker. During his retirement he worked at the First United Methodist Church of Ada, Ohio and at the Ada Theatre. He was of the Methodist faith, member of the Ada Masonic Lodge No. 344 in Ada, Ohio. He was a member of the Three C's (Civilian Conservation Corp.) His wife, Flossie Music, preceded him in death. Survivors include one son, Stephen Harmon of Cridersville, Ohio; three daughters, Vivian Welch of Adia, Ohio; Carol Sue Brookman of Lima, Ohio; Mildred Game of Goldsboro, North Carolina; one sister, Virginia Music of Ada, Ohio; 15 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, and two great- great-grandchildren. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Ada, Ohio.

HARMON, Imogene    Age 88, of Lexington, Kentucky, formerly of Floyd Co., Ky., widow of James Harmon Jr., passed away Monday, September 8, 2008 at the Sayre Christian Village, Lexington, Ky. She was born August 31, 1920 in Auxier, KY., the daughter of the late Elijah B. And Amy Alice Miller Harnon. She was a homemaker and a member of the Maytown Methodist Church. In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by two sons; Jimmy D. Harmon and Gary Dean Harmon. She is survived by four daughters; Janet Meade, Lexington, KY., Nancy Casey, Stanfield, NC., Reba Rodebaugh, Richmond, KY., and Deloris McGuire, Prestonsburg, KY., 7 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Funeral service will be conducted Thursday, September 11, 2008 at 3:00 p.m. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with Weyman McGuire officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky. Visitation is from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Wednesday, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky. (HFH)

HARMON, Jimmy Douglas Age, 52, of Prestonsburg, died Thursday, March 9, 2000, at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, following an extended illness. Born on September 9, 1947, in Floyd County, he was the son of Imogene Harman and the late James Harmon Jr. He was a disabled mechanic and member of the Maytown Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Gladys Meade Harmon. Other survivors include two daughters, Angela Renee Guess of Owensville, Michelle Lee Harmon of Prestonsburg; four sisters, Deloris McGuire of Prestonsburg, Rebecca Rodebaugh of Ohio, Nancy Joyce Casey of North Carolina, Janet Meade of Lexington; and 6 grandchildren. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel

HARMON, Leo C.  Age, 80, of London, Ohio, formerly of Maytown, died Tuesday, January 7, 2003. He was a retired miner and son of the late Luther and Emma Harmon. He is survived by two nieces, Lorena “Sis” Hall, and Bonita Jo Hall; one great-niece, and one great-nephew. Informal family services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, January 18, at the family cemetery in West Van Lear. (FCT'S)

HARMON, Lula Mae   Age, 74, of 4530 Iron Works Road, Winchester, wife of Hydrac Harmon, died Tuesday, January 27, 2004, at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington. She was a native of Crossville, Tennessee and was the daughter of the late John and Nora Myers. She was the retired owner-operator of H & H Grocery in Stanville, and was a member of the Grace Freewill Baptist Church, Lexington. Survivors include two daughters and a son-in-law, Betty and Kenneth Osborne, and Shirley Browning, of Winchester; a son and daughter-in-law, Avery and Dianna Lee Harmon of Winchester; five grandchildren, Kenneth Osborne Jr., Kevin Osborne, Kyle Osborne, Melissa Adkins and Amy Harmon; six great-grandchildren, Brandon Wengert, Chassity Wengert, Zachary Osborne, Ali Osborne, Joseph Osborne, and Brittney Osborne; two brothers, Paul and Ronald Myers; three sisters, Ruth Hunt, Ruby Myers and Mattie Rice; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Services will be conducted at 11 a.m., Friday, January 30, at the Grace Freewill Baptist Church by Mike Puckett. Burial will be in Clarmont Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Kevin, Ken and Kyle Osborne, Willis Gene Adkins, Brandon Wengert, Jack and Mark Hunt and Shawn Wilson. Honorary pallbearers: Estill Adkins, Jeff Taylor, Jeff Osborne, Donald Hunt, Oakie Conn and Virgil L. Hunt. Visitation is at the church. Scobee Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Memorials may take the form of contributions to Grace Freewill Baptist Church, 4281 Haley Road, Lexington, Ky. 40516.  (FCT'S)

HARMON, Sula Patrick   Age 85, and a resident of Prestonsburg, passed away, Monday, April 28, 2003, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born June 30, 1917, in Magoffin County, she was the daughter of Steve Patrick and Betty Miller Patrick. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Highland Freewill Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, four brothers Ervin, Willie, Adis, and Jimmy; and six sisters, Elizia Hale, Stella Patrick, Nealius Prater, Kate Adams, Trudy Hackworth, and Bertha Reatherford, preceded her in death. Survivors include her husband, Mack Harmon; a niece, Lorraine P. Howard, when at the age of four, was taken in by Sula, and raised as her own daughter. Lorraine and her husband, Darrell I, Howard, now reside in Salyersville; three granddaughters, Trena Holbrook of Prestonsburg, Regina Kennard of Salyersville, and Linnea Lovely of Salyersville; six great-grandchildren, Bryan, Kevin and Amanda Powers, Alana Gallion, Mickaylyn and Landynn Roark; two great-granddaughters, Brooklyn and Jadien Gallion, and a host of nieces and nephews. Services will be held Thursday, May 1, 2003, at 1 p.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Prestonsburg, with Clifford Austin officiating. Burial will follow at the Richmond Cemetery in Prestonsburg. Friends can call or stop by, Wednesday, from noon until 9 p.m. Carter Funeral Home is serving the Harmon family.  (FCT'S)

HARNER, Shari Lynette Age, 37, of Vandercook Lake, Jackson, Michigan, passed away at Foote Hospital, on April 28, 2005. She was born January 27, 1968, in Jackson, the daughter of Wayne and Edna Mae (Hicks) Harner. In addition to her parents, she is survived by two sisters: Teresa (John) Vinton-Zakrzewski of Jackson, and Paula (Eric) Miller of Knoxville, Tennessee; and one brother, Randy Harner of Jackson. She is also survived by her nieces, Chinelle and Sadie; nephews: Andy, Richie, Matthew, Trevor, Johnny, and Jordan; and also by her favorite cat of 19 years, Badger; also two aunts in Kentucky: Wanda (Billy Ray) Hayes of Hueysville, and Loyce (John) Kirk of Paintsville. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Raymond and Virgie (Ousley) Hicks of Hippo. She loved and looked forward to the many visits to Kentucky, visiting her grandparents and other relatives. She went to be with the Lord after a long, courageous 17-year battle with multiple sclerosis (MS). She was diagnosed with MS at the age of 20, and had been at the Jackson County Medical Care Facility for the past nine years. While there, she loved going to the activities and hearing the Glorybound Singers. She was a fighter, very concerned about her life, and had a great desire to live. She excelled in high school sports, and was outstanding in basketball, volleyball, and softball. She was also a talented artist, especially with her pen and ink drawings, mainly of birds. She loved listening to the oldies on the radio. Services were held at the Charles J. Burden and Son Funeral Home, in Jackson, Michigan, on Monday, May 2, at 1 p.m., with Pastor Mike Lee from Grace Church (formerly Gorham Baptist Church) officiating. Interment followed at Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HARRINGTON, Paul Age 72, of Van Lear, formerly of Floyd County, died Wednesday, October 20, 1999. Born June 26, 1926, in Floyd County, he was the son of late Jim Harrington and Lizzie Marshall Harrington. He was a retired coal miner.. He is survived by his wife, Lerlie Salisbury Harrington. Other survivors include one daughter, Loretta Harrington, of Van Lear; one sister, Caroline Howell of Toler Creek; and two grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, October 23, at the Upper Toler Creek Church of Christ, with Rev. Tommy Bush officiating. Burial will be in the Spears Family Cemetery on Upper Toler Creek, under the direction of the Jones-Preston Funeral Home, Paintsville.

HARRIS,  Allen Edward (Buster)   Age, 76, of Prestonsburg, died Friday, March 31, 2006, at his residence on Corn Fork, in Prestonsburg.  Both October 10, 1928, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Frank and Lula Nicholas Harris. He was a retired carpenter, a U.S. Army Korean War veteran; and a member of the Brandy Keg Freewill Baptist Church, on Corn Fork, in Prestonsburg.  He is survived by his wife, Avonelle Ratliff Harris.  Other survivors include two sons: David Harris and Johnny Harris, both of Prestonsburg; five daughters: Geraldine Chaffins and Lula Dillon, both of Prestonsburg, Amy Weil of Paintsville, Carlena Scott of Martin County, and Jerri Ramey of Garrett; a brother, Jack Harris of Dayton, Ohio; a sister, Frankie McClanahan of St. Cloud, Florida; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Linda Sue Harris; a brother, Dock Harris: and three sisters: Helen Dials, Juanita Hicks, and Norma Golden.  Funeral services were conducted Monday, April 3, at 1 p.m., the Brandy Keg Freewill Baptist Church, (Corn Fork), in Prestonsburg, with a minister of the Brandy Keg Freewill Baptist Church officiating.  Burial was in the Harris Family Cemetery, on Corn Fork, in Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin.  Visitation was at the church.  (April 5, 2006 FCT'S)

HARRIS, Bascom Age, 82, of Auxier, died Wednesday, April 26, 2000, at his residence. Born on January 13, 1918, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late John W. Harris and Martha Kendrick Harris. He was a retired electrical contractor. He was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Louise Harris. Survivors include one son, Carlen Luther Harris of Lexington; four daughters-, Murvella Ferland of Prestonsburg, Delora Kraus of Auxier, Rita Harris of Lehigh Acres, Florida, Lidola Webster of Walton; two brothers, Irvin Harris of Prestonsburg, Fred Harris of Little Paint; one sister, Dicy Collins of Mt. Sterling.  Burial was in the Harris Family Cemetery, at Auxier

HARRIS, Bill , 57, of Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Wheelwright, died June 13, 1986. He was born in Floyd Co. to George and Flora Harris and married Barbara Joyce Hall Harris. Burial Buckingham Cemetery at Buckingham.

HARRIS, CEBERRY  b. 5-6-1888  d.  9-20-1971 s/o  Henderson and Jemine Robinson Harris, w/o Elvarie Gibson Harris;. children: Robert, Hasadore, Willie, Tommy, Isadore, Tinie, Kathleen, Evetta, and Annie. 2nd w/o Mary Janie Newsome Akers.,no children.died of old age at Melvin, KY.at the home of his son, Robert. Buried at Harris Family Cem at Melvin, KY , Abner Floyd Co KY

HARRIS, Charles Russell  Age 77, of Lake Road, Prestonsburg, KY., passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, KY., after an extended illness. He was born August 26, 1924, in Prestonsburg, KY., a son of the late Joe T. and Mary Emily (Wells) Harris. He was married to Mary Anna (Stephenson) Harris who preceded him in death. He was a self-employed carpenter and a contractor, and veteran, having served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He is survived by one son, Tom Harris of Prestonsburg, KY., and one daughter, Patricia Harris of Lexington, KY.; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 13, 2002, at 1 p.m., with Brother Larry Adams officiating. Burial will be in the Harris Family Cemetery at Prestonsburg, KY., under the direction of Burke Funeral Home, Prestonsburg, KY. D.A.V. Chapter No. 18 of Auxier, KY. will be giving military honors. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Charles “Togo” Thomas  Age 62, of Allen, KY., passed away Friday, May 24, 2002, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, KY. He was the son of the late David Harris, and Georgia Leslie Harris. He was a former state highway department employee. Survivors include one son, Charles Todd (Kimberly Dawn) Harris of Harold, KY.; one daughter, Carrie Ann (David) Agaras of Dayton, Ohio; three special cousins, Tina (Howard) Keathley and Ebbie Keathley, both of Allen, KY., and Linda Caldwell of Prestonsburg, KY.; one sister, Mary Ann (Stewart) Unanagst of Naples, Fl.; three grandchildren, Hanna Lynn Harris, Grayson Todd Harris and Lola Diane Agaras. Memorial services for Charles Harris will be announced at a later date, Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY., caring for those arrangements. (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Coletta Dawn  Age, 37, of Cow Creek, Prestonsburg, KY., died Saturday, March 9, 2002. Born on March 26, 1964, at Pontiac, Michigan, she was the daughter of Taylor Douglas and Florene Conn Harris of Cow Creek, Prestonsburg, KY. She was an OB technician, and was a member of the Cow Creek Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, Trevor Langdon Harris and Steven Douglas Weil, both of Cow Creek, Prestonsburg, KY.; one brother, Gary Douglas Harris of Prestonsburg, KY. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, March 12, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Cow Creek Freewill Baptist Church, Cow Creek, Prestonsburg, with Clifford Austin and Nathan Lafferty officiating. Burial was in the Mosley Cemetery, Cow Creek, Prestonsburg, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Pallbearers are: Tony Harris, Paul Dean Crider, Jamie Harris, Mack Johnson, Larry Collins, Martin Minix, Mark Hunt, James Keith Harris, and David William Harris. Visitation was at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Claude William    Of Chester, age 61, passed away on Saturday , August 19, 2006. He was born in Floyd County, Kentucky, son of Fred and Marie Harris. He served in the United States Marine Corp, member of the National Rifle Association and was an engineer in the Power Generation Industry.. He is survived by his wife Donna L. Harris of Chester, a son William David (Bill) Harris and daughter-in-law Connie of Chester; a daughter Deanna Lee Trail (Everett) of Columbus, Ohio; grandchildren Lyndsay L. Trail Columbus Ohio, Darby S. Harris, Dalton D. Harris, and Delaney B. Harris all of Chester and granddaughter, Doneva E. Trail, sister Delphia Ingram was predeceased.; two sisters Brenda Harris of Kentucky and Margaret Thornton, Ohio; one brother Henry Holbrook, Jr of Ohio; numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Tuesday, August 22nd from7:00 to 8:30 pm at the J.T. Morriss & Son Chesterfield Chapel , 3050 West Hundred Road, Chester, Virginia. Services will be held at Meyers Funeral Home in Groveport, Ohio

HARRIS, Clifford Leo  Age 59, passed away on February 12, 2008, at Riverside Methodist Hospital. He was born on November 13, 1948, in Melvin, KY, to the late Isadore and Sarah (Howell) Harris. In addition to his parents, Leo was preceded in death by 1 brother and 2 sisters. He is survived by his wife, Donni Harris; daughters, Paula (Kris Klintz) Harris and Jennifer Bailey; 3 brothers, Ivan, Arnold, and Randall; 5 sisters, Dorothy, Christine, Nannie, Loretta, and Mickey; and several nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. February 15, 2008 at SCHOEDINGER NORTH CHAPEL, 5554 Karl Rd., where the funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. February 16, 2008. Interment to follow at Kingwood Memorial Park. "Sign the online guestbook at www.dispatch.com/obituaries"  (THE COLUMBUS (OH) DISPATCH 2/14/08)

Harris, Eddie Age, 55, of Melvin, died Friday, May 20, 2005, at Saint Joseph Hospital East, Lexington. Born January 29, 1950, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Willie and Maudie Bell Parker Harris. He was a disabled carpenter. He is survived by his wife, Kathy Little Harris. Other survivors include one daughter, Melinda Harris (Keith) Davis of Melvin; two brothers: James (Francine) Harris of Lenoir, North Carolina, and Billy Joe Harrington of Bypro; six sisters: Betty Newman of Melvin, Hazel (Woodrow) McCown of Michigan, Justine (Travis) Isaac of Michigan, Norma (Dan) From of Louisville, Pauline Martin of Prestonsburg, and Peggy (John) Myers of Buckingham; two grandchildren: Whitney Dawn Hill and Zachary Tyler Hill. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Homer Ray Harrington. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 24, at 1 p.m., at the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church, with Louis Ferrari and John Allen officiating. Burial was in the Harris Family Cemetery, in Melvin, under direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the church where services were held each night at 7 p.m.  (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Elvarie Gibson  b. 9-11-1889  d.  3-27-1938 d/o  Berdine and Melisa Collins Gibson . w/o  Ceberry Harris, children: Robert, Hasadore, Isadore, Tommy, Willie, Tinie, Kathleen, Evetta, and Annie.   She died while praying at her mother-in-laws funeral. . bur at the Osborne Family Cem , Melvin, Abner, KY Floyd Co.

HARRIS, Floyd  Obit  Submitted by     From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Harry  Obit  Submitted by     From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HARRIS,  Irene  Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HARRIS, Irene, B: 1-18-1921  Harold, KY., D: 12-20-1994, d/o Joseph Crate & Ella Blanton Gibson, w/o Robert Harris  m: 1-10-1938 children: Imogene, Emogene, Ballard, Phillis, Reva, Charlene, Darlene, Irene, Robert Kay & Eloise
bro-sis: Jim, Dallas, Othel, Estill & Jackie

HARRIS, James E., (Speed), b. 12-22-1902, Johns Creek, s/o John Bud and Florence Burchett Harris, d. July 31, 1988, Allen, F. C., h/o (1)Helen Herald Harris, (2) Estelle Harris, bur: Mosley Cem, Emma

HARRIS, John Arthur   Age 57, of Hueysville, husband of Patricia McCrory Harris, passed away, Friday, March 5, 2004, in Langley. He was born June 8, 1946, in Toledo, Ohio, the son of the late John Arthur Harris and Ruth Collins. He worked for Rayconn Landscaping. In addition to his wife, he is survived by six sons: John Arthur Harris Jr., of Flint, Michigan, Jeremy Harris of Arkansas, Joshua Andrew Harris of Alabama, Joseph Aaron Harris of Tampa, Florida, William Lewis Assel of Virginia Beach, Virginia, and James Ronald Assel of Fairmont, West Virginia; five daughters: Joni Alisha Harris of Jonesville, Michigan, Jolene Angel Harris of Michigan, Julie Amber Harris and Jennifer Ashley Harris, both of Hanover Horton, Michigan, and Christine Carter of Prestonsburg; one sister, Betty, of Syracuse, New York, 17 grandchildren; and his ex-wife, Jeanette Harris Tulock of Hanover Horton, Michigan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Julie Harris. Funeral services for John Arthur Harris will be conducted Wednesday, March 10, at 11 a.m., at the Martin Branch Freewill Baptist Church, at Estill, with Clergyman Chester Varney officiating. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Linda Faye Wallen  Age, 49, of Lexington, formerly of Allen, died Saturday, December 2, 2000, at her residence, following an extended illness. She was born May 7, 1951, at Prestonsburg, the daughter of Billy Dee and Doris Ann Smith Wallen, now of Mount Sterling. She was a Pharmacy Technician at the University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington. She is survived by her husband, John Harris. Other survivors include two sons, Ryan E. Porter and Vernon M. Porter, both of Allen; one daughter, Jessica Stapleton of Prestonsburg; two sisters, Deborah Wright of Owensville and Dave Ann Spangle of Huntington, Indiana; and one grandson. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 6, at 1 p.m., at the Floyd Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg, with the Rev. Mark Tackett officiating. Burial will be in the Bingham Family Cemetery on Town Branch, under the direction of Floyd Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Loveta Helen  Obit  Submitted by        From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Mary E.  Obit  Submitted by         From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Mary Jane Akers, B: 4-7-1894   East McDowell, KY.  D: ?, d/o Epison and Margaret Jones Newsome, w/o (1) Willie Akers, w/o (2) Cebeery Harris, children: Tivis and Dollie 4 children preceded her in death, brothers-sisters: Daniel, Leslie, Pricie and Myrtle

HARRIS, Maudie Bell, B: 1-17-1915  D: 3-19-1981, d/o William M. & Maggie Potter Parker w/o Willie Harris  1940, children: James, Eddie, Billy Joe, Homer Ray, Betty, Hazel, Justine, Norma, Pauline & Peggy

HARRIS, Paul  Obit   Submitted by     From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Phillip Morris  Age, 57, of Staffordsville, died Monday, March 26, 2001, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center. He was born November 28, 1943, at Paintsville, the son of Herbert Harris and the late Clista Wheeler Harris. He was employed by Pepsi Cola of Staffordsville, and was a United States Navy veteran. He is survived by his wife, Anith Blanton Harris. Other survivors include one daughter, Shelia D. Burden of Flat Gap; one step-daughter, Shawna Obrian of Prestonsburg; one step-son, Christopher Obrian of Keaton; two brothers, Stanley Harris and Scotty Harris, both of Flatgap; one sister, Darlene Pack of Paintsville, and five grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, March 28, at 2 p.m., at the Floyd Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg. Burial will be in the Highland Memorial Park at Paintsville. (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Quentin B. Age, 78, of Prestonsburg, died Saturday, June 24, 2000, at his residence. Born on May 28, 1922, at Lancer, he was the son of the late Joe T. and Mary Emily Harris. He was a retired welder with the R & S Truck Body of Allen. Survivors include one son, Richard Harris of Buena Park, California; one brother, Russell Harris of Prestonsburg and two grandchildren Burial in the Harris Family Cemetery near Prestonsburg, under the direction of Floyd Funeral Home of Prestonsburg.

HARRIS, Robert   Age, 87, of Melvin, died Friday, September 26, 2003, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born February 7, 1916, in Hollybush, he was the son of the late Ceberry and Elvira Gibson Harris. He was a retired coal miner, a Kentucky Colonel, and a member of the Joppa Old Regular Baptist Church at Melvin. He was preceded in death by his wife, Irene Gibson Harris. Survivors include two sons, Ballard Harris (Glenda) of Lenoir, North Carolina; and Robert Kay Harris (Teresa) of Drift; six daughters, Reva Anderson (Reuben) of Shelby Gap, Eloise Ward of Buckingham, Phyllis Slone (Tommy), Irene Faye Moore (Claude), Darlene Harris and Charlene Caudill (Glennis), all of Melvin, 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, and wife, he was preceded in death by two daughters, Imogene and Emogene Harris; four brothers, Isadore, Hasadore, Willie and Tommy; four sisters, Kathleen, Anna, Evetta and Tinie; three grandchildren, Walter Robert, June Irene and Clifford Neil; and two sons-in-law, Bill Ward and Clifford Johnson. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, September 30, at noon, at the Joppa Old Regular Baptist Church at Melvin, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Harris Family Cemetery at Melvin, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation was at the church.  (FCT'S)

HARRIS, Russell  Age, 91, of Crossville, Tennessee, died Wednesday, November 29, 2000, at the Cumberland Medical Center. Born on November 22, 1909, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Edward and Nancy Gobel Harris. He was a retired custodian. Survivors include four sons, Donald Harris of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Adrian Harris of Horton, Michigan, David Harris of Crossville, Tennessee, Walker and Harris Fred Harris, both of Bellville, Michigan; and one daughter, Jane Tackett of Crossville, Tennessee, 15 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at the Burris Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday, December 2, at 11 a.m., with Delmer McCowen officiating. Burial will be in the Crossville City Cemetery, under the direction of Burris Funeral Home. (FCT'S) 

HARRIS, Suellen Banks J.  b.9-. 24,1940   d.  3-.27,1983 d/o Dewey and Pollie Johnson Banks of Weeksbury , KY , Floyd Co , w/o Ballard Harris, children: Robert H, Doug and Curtis Gene J. died of Cancer at the MARH in McDowell KY  bur Long Fork, Pike Co KY

HARRIS, Tony Curtis, Age 63, of Charlotte, Mich., formerly of Wheelwright, died Jan.5, 1999. Born Feb. 2, 1935 at Garrett, s/o the late George Harris Sr. and Flora Ellen Patton Harris. Survivors include wife, Delores Rossi Harris, two sons, Victor and mark Harris; three dau., Terri Uhl, Angie Russell and Jobie Harris; one sister Anna Joyce Moore; two brothers, Glenn Archie and Roy Gene Harris. Burial is in the Maple Hill Cemetery in Charlotte, MI.

HARRIS, Avonell  Age, 71, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, May 14, 2006, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born March 11, 1935, on Johns Creek, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Susie Griffith Ratliff. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Brandy Keg Freewill Baptist Church, in Prestonsburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Allen Edward (Buster) Harris. Survivors include:Two sons: David Harris and Johnny Harris, both of Prestonsburg; five daughters: Geraldine Chaffins of Prestonsburg, Amy Weil of Paintsville, Lula Dillon of Prestonsburg, Carlena Scott of Martin County, and Jerri Ramey of Garrett; a brother, Charles Ratliff of Prestonsburg; four sisters: Linda Campbell, Christine Golden, and Joyce Collins, all of Prestonsburg, and Ernestine Collins of Paintsville; 12 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Linda Sue Harris; and three brothers: Albert Ratliff, John Ratliff, and Tom Ratliff Jr. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 16, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with Lenvil Campbell and Bill Collins officiating. Burial was in the Harris Family Cemetery (Corn Fork) in Prestonsburg. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)
 

HART, Charles W. Jr., Age, 61, native of Bardstown, died Friday, April 21, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville. He was a Navy veteran and a retired supervisor for Ford Motor Company. He is survived by his wife, Martha Burchett Hart, formerly of Prestonsburg. Other survivors include his parents, Charles Hart, Sr. and Lela Boblitt Hart; one son, Charles W. Hart III; and one daughter, Heather B. Hart; two brothers, Edward B. Hart and Jeffery S. Hart; and one sister, Shearer H. Fugate.  Burial was in the Cave Hill Cemetery

HART, Lassie Boyd   Age, 86, of Banner, died Saturday, September 2, 2006, at her residence. Born March 23, 1920, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Lee and Lou Conn Boyd. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Adolph Hart. Survivors include her sons: Clarence Mulkey of Albion, Michigan, and Donald Hart of Marion; brothers: John Boyd of Dana, and Luther Boyd of Banner; sisters: Mary Jarrell and Goldie Conn, both of Banner; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, James Mulkey; four brothers: Jim Boyd, Henry Boyd, Turner Boyd, and Alex Boyd; and five sisters: Rosie Lamb, Minnie Crisp, Annie Hatfield, Gracie Boyd, and Claudie Menhart. Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 5, at 1 p.m., at the Little Salem Old Regular Baptist Church, in Dana, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Kidd Cemetery (Spurlock Branch) in Dana, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation was at the church.  (FCT'S Sept 6, 2006)

HARTLEY, Emma Grace 71 b-Oct.10 1926-Drift,KY. d-Sep.29 1998 d/o Earl & Angeline Hartley w/o-unlisted  Bur: Services were at Pasco Mem. Mortuary, Greenfield, Ind.

HARVEL, Billy Franklin    Age, 52, of Xenia, Ohio, formerly of Tram, died Monday, July 1, 1991 at his residence. A General Motors production worker and Army veteran, he was bom August 2,1938, in Floyd County, the son of the late Thurman Joe Harvel (May 17, 1987) and Carrie Conley Harvel of Tram who survives. In addition to his mother he is survived by his wife, Loretta Jo Steffey Harvel of Xenia; one son, Christopher Harvel of Tram; two sisters, Ethel Stone of Jamestown, Ohio, and Marie Haase of Xenia, Ohio; two grandchildren and one step-granddaughter. Funeral services will be today (Friday) at 1 p.m. at the Floyd Funeral Home chapel with Evangelist Bennie Blankenship, Weldon Warrix and Earl Scalf officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens. His nephews will be serving as pallbearers.  (FCT'S)

HARVEL, Carrie   Age, 90, of Jamestown, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2003, at the Miami Valley Hospital. She was born April 22, 1912, in Pike County, the daughter of Alvin and Lora Conley. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Thurman Harvel; and two sons, Bill and Bobby Harvel. She is survived by her daughters, Marie (Milton) Haase of Beavercreek, and Ethel (Evan) Slone of Jamestown; grandchildren, Lora and Tom Wolf, Tony and Brenda Stone, Barry and Susan Stone, Scott and Charlotte Haase, Chris and Juanita Harvel; great-grandchildren, Christopher, Christy, Sarah, Shavon, Brian, Lisa and Stephanie. The family thanks all of the doctors at Beavercreek Family Physicians, and the staff at Miami Valley Neurosciences unit 4W Southwest, for their compassion and support. Funeral services will be held at the Burke Funeral Home, Prestonsburg, on Sunday, January 12, at 11 a.m. Burial will be in the Tram Community Cemetery. Visitation was held on Friday, January 10th at McColaugh Funeral Home, Xenia, Ohio.  (FCT'S)

HARVEY, Bill  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HARVEY, Dave, Age 73, of Garrett, d. December 24, 1997, at. Our Lady of The Way Hospital in Martin, b.  November 26, 1924 in Floyd County, s/o Nelson Harvey and Tannie Gillespie Harvey. h/o Leila Martin Harvey; two sons, Joe David Harvey of Garrett and Douglas Alan Harvey of Eastern; one stepson, Michael Edward Childers of Prestonsburg; one daughter, Kimberly Harvey Brown of Garrett; one brother, Theodore Harvey of New London, Ohio; two half-brothers, Mack Harvey and Henry Harvey, both of Martin; one sister, Dolly Patton, of New London, Ohio; three half-sisters, Flora Blair , Norma Meade , and Goldie Harvey , Burial was in the Turner Cemetery at Eastern.

HARVEY, Henry   Age, 56, of Martin, died Thursday, March 8, 2007, at King’s Daughters Medical Center, in Ashland. Born March 5, 1951, in Martin, he was the son of the late Nelson and Hattie Layne Harvey. He was a general laborer. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law: Henry Jay and Misty Harvey of Martin; a daughter and son-in-law: Hattie Ann Marie (Annie) and Darren Keith Shepherd of Hueysville; a brother, Cecil Layne of Paintsville; four sisters: Flo Blair and Joy Blair, both of Paintsville, Golda Harvey of Colorado, and Goldie Harvey of Ohio; four grandchildren: McKeal Keith, Samantha, Lexia Danelle, and Elizabeth Nicole. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters. Funeral services were held Sunday, March 11, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Mitchell Shepherd, and others, officiating. Burial was in the Shepherd Cemetery, at Salyers Branch, in Hueysville, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com  (FCT'S 03-14-2007)

HARVEY, Josie Conn Age 88, of Honaker, d, October 27, 1997, at her residence. Born December 17, 1908 in Dana, d/o James and Lorena Clark Conn. w/o, Bill Harvey. Survivors include five sons, Paris James Harvey of Georgetown, Charles Harvey of New London, Ohio, Ercel Harvey of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Bobby Gene Harvey of Brooklyn, Michigan, and Eddie Harvey of Honaker; three daughters, Eulavene Jones of Georgetown, Joann Runyon and Genevieve Akers, both of Banner; one brother, Fed R. Conn of Betsy Layne; 21 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Burial will be in the Bill Harvey Cemetery at Honaker

HARVEY, Mack   Age, 48, of Martin, died Friday, February 6, 2004, at Pikeville Methodist Hospital. Born April 27, 1955, in Floyd County, he was the son the late Nelson and Hattie Layne Harvey. He was the owner of a wrecker-towing service; and attended First Baptist Church, in Allen. He is survived by his wife, Reba Crisp Harvey. Other survivors include two sons: Mack Alan Harvey (wife, Limikia), and Randy Lee Harvey, both of Martin; three grandsons: Nicholas, Phillip and Eric Harvey; several brothers and sisters; and father and mother-in-law: Randolph and Phyllis Crisp of Martin. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, February 8, at 2 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Randolph Crisp officiating. Burial was in the Harvey Family Cemetery, (Buck’s Branch), in Martin, under direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HARVEY, Pamela Jane  Age, 30, of Garrett, died Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at her residence. Born November 19, 1973, in Ohio, she was the daughter of Russell Houck of Lancaster, Ohio, and Linda Downard of Paintsville; and step-father, Gene Herholz of Blaine. She is survived by her husband, Douglas Harvey. Other survivors include two daughters: Brianna Paige Osborne and Shelby Lynn Osborne, both of Blaine; stepsons: Matthew Douglas Harvey of Lackey; one brother, Jay Downard and one sister, Stacy Dawn Mollet both of Paintsville. She was preceded in death by one sister, Tracy Herholz. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, June 25, at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Wendell Isom officiating. Burial will be in the Turner Cemetery at Northern Straight, Eastern. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HASKELL, Connie M.  Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HATCHER, Fanny J.    AGE: 84 OF: Green Cove Springs, Florida, formerly of Floyd Co. Ky.   DATE OF BIRTH: May 24, 1922 PLACE: Harold, Ky.  DATE OF DEATH: Sunday May 20, 2007  WHERE: All Saints Nursing Home, Jacksonville, Florida  FACTS OF IMPORTANCE: Homemaker , a member of the Toler Creek Freewill Baptist Church  PARENTS: the late James M. and Rissie Adkins Justice  HUSBAND OR WIFE: the late Bernard B. Hatcher  OTHER SURVIVORS: Son; Lynnie Gene King, Harold, Ky. Daughters: Janice Brinley of Green Cove Springs, Florida, Loene Lawson of Harold, Ky. Sister: Nola, husband, m K.C Rogers, Harold, Ky. Sister in law: Birdie Justice, Harold, Ky. 17 Grandchildren, 25 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great Grandchild.  DECEASED RELATIVES: husband, Parents, Son; James Cecil King, Daughter: Clara Brown, Brothers: Adrian Justice, Greenberry Justice, Virgil Justice, Sister: Lula King.  TIME AND PLACE OF SERVICES: Friday (May 25, 2007) 11 A.M. Toler Creek Freewill Baptist Church, Harold, Ky.  OFFICIATING: Jamie Biliter  VISITATION: after 2 pm on Wednesday at Church  BURIAL: Lawson Cemetery, Toler Creek, Harold, Ky.  (Nelson Frazier Funeral Home)

HATCHER, Lassia M.  (nee Martin)   Lassia M. Hatcher, died June 1, 2002, in St. Petersburg, Florida. She was born May 12, 1911, in Allen, Kentucky. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas F. Hatcher; She is survived by granddaughters, Ramona Kuroski and Robin Tchakarov; great-grandchildren, Kathryn, Thomas and Megan Kuroski of New York; nieces, Pat Terry and Pam Terry of Cincinnati, Ohio, and nephew, Quentin Terry Jr. of Union, Kentucky. She was a member of the Museum of Fine Arts, and taught school for many years in Kentucky at Maytown High School and Wayland High School, and at Tyrone Middle School in St. Petersburg, Florida. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Maud Ellen Ackerman; a son Robert L. Hatcher; a sister, Lava M. Terry; two brothers, Norvel Martin, and Ed Martin. Memorials may be made to PARC, 3190 Tyrone Blvd. North, St. Petersburg, FL 33710. A memorial service will be held at St. Luke United Methodist Church, 4444 5th Ave. North, St. Petersburg, FL 33713, on June 27, 2002, at 11:00 a.m. (FCT'S)

HATCHER, Lorraine  Services for Lorraine J. Hatcher, 78, of Frankfort, widow of former Kentucky Secretary of State George Glenn Hatcher, were held in the First United Methodist Church, Frankfort, at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 13, 2002. Mrs. Hatcher, who died Wednesday in the Kindred Hospital in Louisville, following an extended illness, was buried in the Frankfort Cemetery. Born in Prestonsburg on July 21, 1923, the daughter of the late Joe and Fanny Stephens Jarrell, she was a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University. A retired teacher with the Frankfort Independent Schools, she was also retired from the Kentucky Workforce Development Cab-inet. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church and an active volunteer with the American Cancer Society. Survivors include three daughters, Elissa Odham of Louisville, Elizabeth Springate of Harrodsburg, and Glenna J. Hatcher of Frankfort; and a brother, Joe W. Jarrell of Louisa. Dr. David Hilton officiated at the services. Arrangements were under direction of Rogers Funeral Home, Frankfort. Bearers were Joey Bailey, Todd Bailey, Jeff Jones, Chester Pulliam, Frank Sharfe, and Frank Stauffer. Honorary bearers were Darrell Bailey, Jim Daniels, Andrew Freese and Webster Griffin. Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society. (FCT'S)

HATCHER, Sophia Lea Kidd Elliott Age, 67, of Honaker, died Saturday, June 17, 2000, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin. Born on November 10, 1932, in Honaker, she was the daughter of the late Alex and Sarah Parsons Kidd. She was a member of the Honaker Church of Christ. Survivors, include three sons, Bobby Joe Elliott of Harold, Charles Elliott of Pikeville, and Dwayne Elliott of Honaker; two daughters, Betty Ann Elliott Ratliff of Honaker, and Connie Sue Justice of Harold; one brother, Edgar Kidd of Toledo, Ohio; three sisters, Betty Jo Elliott of Fallsburg, Inez Rogers of Harold, and Lois Adkins of Honaker, 12 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Burial was in the Kidd Family Cemetery, at Honaker, under the direction of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin.

HATCHER, Wesley C. ''Shorty''  Age , 87, of Lorain, died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2002, at New Life Hospice Residential Center, Lorain, following a brief illness. He was born July 8, 1914, in Harold, KY., where he lived until moving to Lorain in 1952. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and worked for U.S. Steel, retiring in 1976 after 24 years as a pipe fitter in the No. 1 Pipe Shop. He was trustee of the No. 1 Pipe Fitter Social Club and United Steelworkers of America Local 1104. He was instrumental in bringing many people from eastern Kentucky to work at U.S. Steel in Lorain. He enjoyed growing vegetables, which he sold or gave away from the back of his pickup truck. Survivors include his son, John W. Hatcher of Vermilion; daughters Nancy Fly of Amherst and Judy Sheriff of Lorain; 12 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Gladys V. Hatcher (nee King); son, Bernard Hatcher; daughters Christine and Patty Jean Hatcher, both in infancy; parents, David and Ada (nee Taylor) Hatcher; sister, Beatrice Hatcher, in infancy; brothers Bernard B., Donald P. and Thomas S. Hatcher; and a grandson. Friends may call Sunday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Hempel Funeral Home, 373 Cleveland Ave., Amherst, where services will be Monday at 11 a.m. The Rev. Rick Chapman, associate pastor of Church of the Open Door, will officiate. Burial will be in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Hospice Residential Center, c/o New Life Hospice, 5255 N. Abbe Road, Elyria 44035. Submitted by kslone@erienet.net

HATFIELD, A. J.  Age 72 of Big Branch of Bull Creek. Prestonsburg, died Friday, October 22 after a sudden illness at the Highland Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg. He was born February 4, 1927 at Lancer. A son of the late Anderson and Lula Shannon (Stephens) Hatfield, he was married to Betty A. (Wallen) Hatfield who survives him. He was a carpenter. In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, Edmond L. Hatfield, Cameron. Louisiana: Walter J. Hatfield, Prestonsburg; and Andy J. Hatfield, Jr. Paintsville; two daughters, Betty Louise Ousley, Prestonsburg and Nora Jane Akers, Galveston.
He is also survived by one brother, Charles Hatfield, David; and five sisters, Janie Mae Bentley, Rook House: Ola Wells. Auxier; Fern Collins, Virginia Hale, and Anna Banks all of Prestonsburg. Also surviving are six grand- children and nine step-grand children. Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, October 24, at 1 p. m. at Floyd Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Terry Adkins officiating. Burial will be made in the May Cemetery in Prestonsburg.

HATFIELD, Delbert Age 59, of Jackson, Ohio, died Friday, October 22, at the Adena Medical Center in Chillicothe, Ohio. He was born in Floyd County on March 13, 1940 and was the son of the late Garland and Maggie Powers Hatfield. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nellie Cline Hatfield in 1997. Surviving him are three sons, Delbert, Paul and Randell Hatfield, all of Indiana; two brothers, the Rev. Robert Hatfield and the Rev. Raymond Hatfield, both of Jackson; four sisters, Glada Maloney and Wanda Hafer, both of Jackson, Anetta Brooks of Indiana and Louella Grover of Plain City, Ohio; and several grandchildren. Funeral services will be con- ducted Tuesday, October 26, at the Mayhew Funeral Home in Jackson at 1 p.m. at the Oakland Holiness Church with the Rev. James Trace officiating. Burial will be made in the McCune Cemetery.

HATFIELD, Lula Margaret Ball   Age, 87, of Prestonsburg, died Tuesday, September 30, 2003, at Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg. Born October 7, 1915, in Blackberry, in Pike County, she was the daughter of the late Tom and Nancy Ball. She was a mother, homemaker, and a member of the Primitive Baptist Church in Blackberry. She is survived by her husband, Edward Hatfield. Other survivors include three sons, Tommy Hatfield of Galion, Ohio, Jerry Hatfield of Paintsville, and Ronnie Hatfield of Prestonsburg; five daughters, Louvena Miller of Idaho Falls, Idaho, Shirley DeRossett and Gaye Hatfield, both of Prestonsburg, Ina Clara Arrington of Lynchburg, Virginia, and Nellie Music, both of Richmond; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Chester Ball, Jake Hatfield and William Blackburn; a sister, Inis May; and two grandchildren, Ronnie Lee (2) Hatfield II, and Donald Music. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, October 3, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Primitive Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Hatfield Family Cemetery at Bull Creek, in Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HATFIELD, Lulie Stephens  Obit  Submitted by     From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HATFIELD, Randell, Age, 53, of Ashtabula, Ohio, died Thursday, March 9, 2000, in Ashtabula. Born in Hi Hat on October 16, 1946, he was the son of the late Wid and Daisy Tackett Hatfield. He had been a resident of Ashtabula for 30 years and was a former employee of ACME Scrap. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marcella Blankenship Hatfield. He is survived by a daughter, Clover Owen of Ashtabula; two step-sons, Mark Skaggs of Ocala, Florida, and Larry Skaggs of Ashtabula; a step-daughter, Veronica Stowers of Ft. Meyers, Florida; three brothers, Danny and Terry of Ashtabula, and Gary of Conneaut; two sisters, Lou Johnson of Jefferson, Ohio, and Joyce Perry of Osseo, Michigan; and four grandchildren Burial will be in Greenlawn Memory Gardens in Ashtabula., Ohio

HATFIELD, Sarah Mae  Age, 77, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, February 6, 2005, at King's Daughters Medical Center, in Ashland. Born May 23, 1927, in Allen, she was the daughter of the late Harold Edwards and Georgia Porter Edwards Davis. She was a homemaker and a member of the Pleasant Home Baptist Church in Prestonsburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Wheeler Hatfield. Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Randy and Debbie Hatfield, and Michael and Cindy Hatfield, both of Prestonsburg; two daughters and sons-in-law: Linda and Dean Blevins, and Patty and Russell Shepherd, both of Prestonsburg; a brother, Johnny Caudill of Olive Hill; three sisters: Joann Robinson of Newark, Ohio, Margaret Lewis of Frankfort, and Peggy Glover of Morehead; seven grandchildren: Betty Ann, Jason, Tim, Kellie, Brooke, Chris and Joseph; and three great-grandchildren: Lexie, Noah, and Brycen. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Catherine Edwards. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 9, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Mark Tackett, and Tommy Reed, officiating. Burial will be in the Richmond Cemetery, in Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HATMAKER, Mary 'Lou " Bevins Age, 57, of LaFollette, Tennessee, formerly of Pikeville, died Saturday, April 29, 2000, at Methodist Medical Center, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, of an extended illness. Born on July 14, 1942, at Meta, she was the daughter of the late Hazel Blackburn Bevins and Forrest Bevins. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Howard G. Hatmaker and Larry Vaughn. She was self-employed; former owner of Cornerstone Books and Gifts and a member of Indian Mound Baptist Church, Jacksboro, Tennessee. Survivors include one daughter, Sheila Hatmaker Stewardson of Jacksboro, Tennessee; two brothers and two sisters, Bobby Gene Bevins, Douglas Clinton Bevins, Joyce Mae Bevins, all of Meta, and Eunice Ruth Bevins Ward of Kimper. Burial  in Bent Ridge Cemetery, at Meta

HAWKINS, Acie , Age 66, of Quincy, Ohio, died Monday, February 15, 1999, at Wilson Memorial Hospital Emergency Room, Sidney, Ohio. He had been employed as a welder with the Stolle Corp. in Sidney, Ohio, for 42 1/2 years. He was born December 22, 1932, in Pine Top, a son of the late Robert and Drucie Sloan Hawkins. He is survived by his wife, E. Viola Strong Hawkins. Also surviving are three daughters, Mona Kean of Quincy, Ohio, Rhonda Shively of Shelbyville, Texas, and Lacie Jo Hawkins of Quincy, Ohio; one brother, Conley Hawkins of Sidney; and three grandchildren. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Quincy/Miami, Ohio, Township Rescue Squad. The- Rexer-Riggin-Madden Funeral Home, DeGraff, Ohio, is in charge of arrangements.

HAWKS, Howard  68 b-Jul.14 1930-Garrett,Floyd Co.KY.  d-Jul.29 1998 s/o Polly Blankenship & Step-Father Ralph Blankenship h/o-Carol Bradley Hawks Bur: unlisted

HAY, Irene (Bobst)      Age, 77, of Beaver Pike, Beaver, Ohio, died Monday, October 29, 2007, at her home.  Born on May 16, 1930, in McDowell, she was the daughter of the late Beecher Moore and Sarah Frances (Brown) Moore. She was a homemaker. She was twice married, first to Ezra Damon Bobst II, who preceded her in death on December 27, 1978; and later to George W. Hay, who preceded her in death on July 19, 2006. She was a member of the Beaver Civic Club, and Beaver Homemakers Club; a member of the Emmanuel United Methodist Church, in Beaver, Ohio; a member of Emmanuel United Methodist Women; and Emmanuel Choir. Survivors include two sons: Ezra Damon "Butch" Bobst III, and wife Janet, of Beaver, Ohio; and Daniel Bobst, and wife Brenda, of Jackson, Ohio; two daughters: Linda Rumfield, and husband Darrell, and Beth Fox, and husband Joe, all of Beaver, Ohio; three stepsons: Jeffrey Dale Hay, and wife Ann, of Waukegan, Illinois; George William Hay, and wife Jeanine, of Burnsville, Minnesota; and Randall Dean Hay of Piketon, Ohio; three stepdaughters: Nancy Ann Steele, and husband Richard, Sandra Jean Terry, and husband Steven, all of Piketon, Ohio; and Freda Maye Hall, and husband Michael, of Flatwoods; 17 step grandchildren and 13 step great-grandchildren; three sisters: Opal Heaton of Belton, Missouri; Diana Cunningham, and husband Jim, of Pataskala, Ohio; and Betty Moore of Piketon, Oho; two brothers: Paul Moore of Chillicothe, Ohio; and Richard Moore, and wife Betty, of North Ft. Myers, Florida. In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by a sister, Corene Moore. Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 1, at 10:30 a.m., at the Emmanuel United Methodist Church, with Rev. Ronnie Hines officiating. Interment will be in the Beaver Union Cemetery, in Beaver, Ohio, under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home, Waverly, Ohio. Friends may call at the Boyer Funeral Home, from 5- 8 p.m., Wednesday, and 1 hour prior to the service, at the church on Thursday.  Published: October 31, 2007
 
HAYDEN, Dolla M.  76,  d-June 15, 1998,  b-Oct.18 1921 d/o Ben Fraley & Virgie Hopson Fraley w/o Howard H. Hyden.

HAYDEN, Ruby Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HAYES, Alta Eversole Age 90, of Prestonsburg, d.June 14, 1999, at her residence, . Born September 29, 1908, at Bolling Town, Kentucky, d/o Wilson and Sarah Burns Eversole. She was a member of the Lancer Baptist Church. w/o Bogas Hayes, (d.February 20, 1969.) Survivors include two daughters, Betty Lou Osborne of Wellston, Ohio, and Freda M. Hicks of Prestonsburg; one son, Pete W. Hayes of Coalton, Ohio; one sister, Bessie Jones of Hazard; one brother, Hayden Eversole of Hazard; Burial will be in the Riverside Cemetery at Hazard

HAYES, Christopher David  27 b-Sep.01 1970  d- Aug.09 1998    s/o-Wayne Hayes & Gwen Hayes   Bur: Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Floyd County, KY.

HAYES, Clarence "Dollar Hide" ,Age, 82, of Langley, died Thursday, February 17, 2000, at the McDowell ARH, following an extended illness. Born on April 29, 1917, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Coit and Rebecca Henton Haves. He was a general laborer. Survivors include one brother, Glen Hayes of Prestonsburg. Burial  in the Hayes Cemetery, on Turkey Creek at Langley

HAYES, Della Gross  Age, 68, of Tram, died Monday, May 21, 2001, at her residence. Born March 18, 1933, in Pike County, KY., she was the daughter of the late Cora Gilliam Gross and Dallas Gross. Survivors include two daughters, Oma McPeek of Pikeville, Bonita DeBoard of Woodhaven, Michigan; one brother, Charlie Gross; two sisters, Sarah Sesco and Charity Tibbs, both of Pikeville; and three grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, May 26, at the J.W. Call & Son Funeral Home Chapel, with Don Lee and Robert Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel. (FCT'S)

HAYES, Dorothy Atherton Smith  Age 84, of Langley, widow of Earmest Hayes, passed away, Thursday, August 21, 2003, at the Riverview Manor Health Care, Prestonsburg. She was born June 27, 1919, in Bowling Green, the daughter of the late Luther Smith and Esme Brett Smith. Survivors include one son, Ronald Hayes of Winchester; one daughter, Sandra Hayes Sheffield of Betsy Layne; one sister, Betty Driscoll of Atlanta, Georgia; two grandchildren, Elissa O’Bryan, and Heather Amistadi, and two great-grandchildren, Casandri O’Bryan and Dorothy O’Bryan. Funeral services for Dorothy Hayes will be conducted Saturday, August 23, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Clergymen Jimmy Hall and Clinton Moore officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is after 5 p.m., Friday, at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HAYES, Edgel   Age, 89, of Langley, died Monday, April 2, 2001, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, following a brief illness. Born on January 8, 1912, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Kennell Hayes and Martha Hoover Hayes. He is a disabled coal miner. He is survived by his wife, Marie Arms Hayes of Lexington. Other survivors include two sons, Larry Hayes of Volga, Dennis Hayes of Providence; four daughters, Emogene Lafferty of Martin, Peggy Mattingly, Juanita Hayes and June Hayes, all of Lexington; one sister, Gladys Hicks of Langley, 15 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 6, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with Don Crisp officiating. Burial will be in the Hagans Cemetery, at Langley. (FCT'S)

HAYES, Earrit MerAge 88, of Martin, Ky., husband of the late Alice May Hayes, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2002, at the Mary Chiles Hospital, Mt. Sterling, Ky. He was born March 21, 1914, in Maytown, Ky., the son of the late John Prock Hayes and Daisy Justice Hayes. He was a retired barber, a 50-year member of the Masonic Lodge, a lifetime member of the D.A.V., Monroe Vanderpool Chapter No. 128, Garrett, Ky., former mayor and city council member of Martin, and a U.S. Army, World War II veteran. Survivors include one nephew, Ronald Hayes of Winchester, Ky.; one niece, Sandy Hayes Sheffield of Betsy Layne, Ky.; two great-nieces, Heather Hayes Amistadi and Elisa O’Bryan. Funeral services for Earrit Merl Hayes were conducted Tuesday, May 21, 2002, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with the clergymen, Jimmy Hall and Clinton Moore, officiating. Burial followed in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Kirt Stamper, Johnny Mayo, Bill Cooley, Buddy Smith, Ernie Holt, Bob Lynn and Roger Sandlin. Honorary: Clarence Hayes and Julius Moore.  (FCT'S)

HAYES, Essie Hackworth b. 05-12-1910 d. 10-25-1990 d/o Sam & Martha Slone Hackworth, w/o John H. Hayes, bur: Richmond Cem, Prestonsburg, KY

HAYES, Irene Cast   Age, 90, of Lakeside Park, Kentucky, formerly of Hueysville, and widow of Rondal E. Hayes, died Saturday, April 7, 2007, at St. Elizabeth Hospital, in Edgewood. Born October 26, 1916, near Bainbridge, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Cleo Clifford and Lena Strader Cast. She lived in Hueysville, until July 2002, where she was a member of the Hueysville Church of Christ.  rene grew up in Wilmington, Ohio, graduating as an honor student of Wilmington High School in 1934. She met Rondal while he was attending Wilmington College, and married him in 1937. In 1941, they moved to Hueysville, along with their first daughter, and there, three more daughters were born. She became Postmaster at Hueysville in 1951, and retired in 1981. In 1965, she wrote and published the highly popular cookbook, “What’s Cooking in Kentucky” to re-roof the Hueysville Church of Christ, and buy a church bus. Two years later the church leaders asked her to resume control of the cookbook, but she continued to give much of the profits to the church. When the original two-and-a-half-story church, which was uninsured, burned in 1981, she wrote hundreds of letters, and made many phone calls, soliciting donations to help rebuild the church. Later projects included raising money to buy the carillon chimes and stained glass windows for the church. In 1984 she published her second cookbook, “What’s Cooking for the Holidays.” Irene’s lifelong service to others included supplying food, shelter, clothing, shoes, Christmas toys, medicine, and transportation for medical care. She was always an advocate for better education and the protection of children, at times, personally intervening on their behalf. She spent many hours helping distribute flood-relief items for the Red Cross, and petitioning officials about repairing roadways and bridges, or clearing waterways to prevent flooding. She wrote numerous letters to congressmen, such as Carl Perkins, on behalf of those who needed aid. Her later years were spent encouraging people to come to church. She is survived by four daughters: Carol (Mrs. Lanny) Hiller of Taylor Mill, Kentucky; Sharon (Mrs. James) Claypool of Park Hills, Kentucky; Karen (Mrs. Phil) Handshoe of Winchester, Kentucky; and Ronda Stachia (Mrs. Marvin) Knorr of Lakeside Park, Kentucky; a sister, Rosa Lee Miller of Englewood, Ohio; eight grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, April 11, at 2:00 p.m., at the Hueysville Church of Christ, with Bro. Chester A. Varney officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, under the direction of the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the funeral home. Memorials may be sent to the Hueysville Church of Christ, P.O. Box 126, Hueysville, KY 41640.  (FCT'S  04-11-2007)

HAYS, Lizzie N.  Age 97, of McDowell, widow of Doug Hays, died Tuesday, January 21, 2003, in the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, at McDowell. She was born February 21, 1905, in Pike County, a daughter of the late Johnny and Fannie Ray Newsome. She was a retired restaurant owner. Survivors include one son, Eugene Hamilton of McDowell; and one daughter, Esther Sammons of McDowell; nine grandchildren, Richie Sammons, Michael Sammons, Larry Douglas Hamilton, Darryll Gene Hamilton, James Bryon Hamilton, Ronnie Hall, Terry Heinisch and Glenn Heinisch; eight great-grandchildren, Pam Casey, Mikey Sammons, Larry Wayne Hamilton, Gary Dean Hamilton, Chris Hamilton, Carla Stephens, Brittany Heinisch, and Ryan Heinisch. In addition to her parents, and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Henry Hamilton Jr.; and one daughter, Madeline Heinisch. Funeral services for Lizzie N. Hays will be conducted Friday, January 24, at 11 a.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Arnold Turner Jr., officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, with the Hall Funeral Home caring for those arrangements. (FCT'S)

HAYES, Malque Earmest  Age 85, of Langley, KY., husband of Dorothy Atherton Smith Hayes, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2002, at the Mountain Manor Nursing Home, Paintsville, KY. He was born February 13, 1917, in Maytown, KY., the son of the late John Prock Hayes and Daisy Justice Hayes. He was a retired coal miner for Inland Steel; a 50-year member of John W. Hall Masonic Lodge, having served as master and treasurer; a volunteer for the AARP Tax Program and was affiliated with the Old Regular Baptist Church. In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Ronald M. Hayes of Winchester, KY.; one daughter, Sandra Hayes Sheffield of Betsy Layne, KY.; one brother, Earrit M. Hayes of Martin, KY.; two grandchildren, Heather Hayes Amistadi of Durham, N.C., Ellisa O’Bryan of Langley, KY.; two great-grandchildren, Cassandra O’Bryan and Dorothy O’Bryan. He was preceded in death by one half brother, Virgil “Arb” Hayes. Funeral services for Mr. Hayes will be conducted Friday, April 26, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY., with the Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Visitation was from 5 p.m., till 10 p.m., Thursday, at the funeral home with Masonic services held at 7 p.m. Pallbearers: Earl Edward Webb, Dr. Robert Marshall, Bill Cooley, Delano May, Buddy Smith, Clarence Hayes, John Hall Jr., and C.C. Sheffield. 

HAYES, Marlene Age, 50, of Ypsilanti, Michigan, died Friday, July 8, 2005, at her home. Born March 24, 1955, in Martin, she was the daughter of the late Sim Jackson and Gracie Lee (Patton) Justice. She was the beloved wife of Melvin Hayes Jr., for more than 32 years. She was an avid reader, and enjoyed gardening and communicating with her family and friends on the computer. Survivors include her brothers and sisters: Charles Edward (Cassie) Justice of Kentucky; Nancy Marie (Basil) Ward of Ohio, Jimmy (Mary) Justice of Indiana, Henry Clay (Imogene) Justice of Indiana, Sherrill (Linda) Justice of Indiana, Kenneth Ray Justice of Kentucky, Elizabeth Ann (Troy) Jarrell of Kentucky, Jerry (Debbie) Justice of Kentucky, and Paul Lester (Wanda) Justice of Kentucky; and one granddaughter, Ashley Grace Hayes. Funeral services were conducted Monday, July 11, at David C. Brown Funeral Home, Belleville, Michigan, with Chaplain Ron Nitchie officiating. Interment was in Alban Cemetery, Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, under the direction of David C. Brown Funeral Home. Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, in lieu of flowers, would be appreciated by the Hayes family. (FCT'S)

HAYES, Martha Mirty Hoover, B: 2-13-1887 Stone Coal, KY.  D: 2-2-1981  Turkey Creek, KY. w/o Kennell Hayes, children: Virgil, Braska, Nora, Gladys, Clettus & Edgel

HAYES, Mollie  Age, 91, of Betsy Layne, died Friday, April 6, 2001, at her residence. She was born August 25, 1909, at Hueysville, the daughter of the late Zack and Kate Sutton Conley. She was a storekeeper at Hobert Hayes Grocery and was a member of the Betsy Layne Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hobert Hayes. Survivors include one sister, Daisy Smith of Talcum. Funeral services were conducted Monday, April 9, at 1 p.m., at the Betsy Layne Church of Christ, with Bennie Blankenship and Tommy Spears officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Pallbearers were Orris Hayes, Randy Hayes, Wayne Hayes, David Hayes, Gary Keathley, Craig Click, Barry Ratliff, and Brett Conn. (FCT's)

HAYES, Newell  Age, 82, of Hindman, KY., died Monday, April 8, 2002, following an extended illness. Born on March 7, 1920, in Knott County, he was the son of J.D. Hayes and Martha Sizemore. He was a carpenter and a DAV member of Chapter 128 of Garrett. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha Holliday; his father, J.D. Hayes, and his mother, Martha Sizemore; one son, James Larry, and two daughters, Katherine Riddle and Wanda Barker. Survivors include sons, Phillip and Betty Warren of Texas; Paul and Ursula Hayes of Hindman, KY.; Jerry and Tammy Amburgey of Amburgey; daughters, Irma Dene Johnson of Amburgey; Connie Sue and Billy Mullins of Amburgey, Audrey Mae and Kirby Jeske of Wisconsin.; Patsy Ann and Winford Slone of Garner; and Robertta Jewell Hayes of Amburgey; a brother, Harmon Hayes of South Carolina; sisters, Clella Barker of Ohio; Nedra Judy of Georgia; Elsie Black of Florida; and Madeline Hall of South Carolina. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 12, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Hindman United Baptist Church, with Cova Perkins, Jim Watkins and Bill Kirby officiating. Burial will be in the Carr Fork Memorial Cemetery, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Visitation will be at the Hindman United Baptist Church. (FCT'S)

HAYES, Opal Brown  Age 87, of Ligon, widow of Claude Hayes, passed away Friday, October 11, 2002, at her daughter’s residence in New Boston, Michigan. She was born October 21, 1914, in Floyd County, the daughter of the late Newberry Brown and Liza Little Brown. She was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy, at Hi Hat, and a homemaker. Survivors include four sons, Roger Hayes of Ligon, Arley Glenn Hayes of Evarts, Morris Hayes of Harrodsburg, and Tony Hayes of Edgewood; two daughters, Claudette Hall of Hi Hat, and Delores Tackett of New Boston, Michigan; two sisters, Hester Cook of Tucson, Arizona, and Irene White of Bristol, Virginia; 16 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Buster, Ellis, and Joe Brown; and two sisters, Nannie Mullins and Pauline Homeschek. Funeral services for Opal Brown Hayes were conducted Tuesday, October 15, at 11 a.m., at the Church of God of Prophecy, Hi Hat, with Clergymen Tony and Glenn Hayes officiating. Burial was in the Newman Cemetery, Hi Hat, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation was at the church. Pallbearers: John Sykes, Josh Hall, Jimmy Hall, Chris Newman, Robbie Mullins, Brian Mullins, J.J. Hall, Robin Tackett and Frank Hayes. (FCT'S)

HAYES, Paris  Age 90, of Dayton, Ohio, died Saturday, February 16, 2002, at Reid Hospital, Richmond, IN. Paris was preceded in death by his parents, Patrick and Roseanne (Bentley) Hayes; wife, Lona Etta (McClellan) Hayes, and other family members. He was retired from Chrysler Air Temp. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Edward Petersen of Dayton; son and daughter-in-law, Patrick and Mary Hayes of Lewisburg; step-sons and daughter-in-law, Gus and Marietta Elliott of Dayton, Olin Elliott of Martin, KY.; brother and sister-in-law, Harold and Violet Hays of Kettering; grandchildren, Robert Fulton, Heather Fannin, Patricia Fulton, Timothy Hayes and Andrea Hayes, Steven Yates and Christina Yates, great-grandson, Chance Fannin; step-grandchildren, Gus Elliott Jr., Wiley Herman Elliott, Robert Elliott, Lonice Elliott and Andy Elliott, also numerous relatives and friends. Funeral services were Tuesday, February 19, at 2:00 p.m., at Terebinski Funeral Home, 11900 N. Dixie Dr., Butler Twp., with Rev. Forrest Jackson officiating. Interment was in Forest Hills Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his honor to Alice Lloyd College, Pippa, Passes, KY.  (FCT'S)

HAYES, Rondal Edwin  Obituary, The Floyd County Times, Prestonsburg, Kentucky, Wednesday, 21 December 2005, page A2. Rondal Edwin Hayes, 90, of Lakeside Park, formerly of Hueysville, the husband of Irene Cast Hayes, died Sunday, December 18, 2005, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood. He was born in Hueysville, September 7, 1915, the son of the late Frank P. and Lucretia Stewart Hayes. Rondal attended Berea High School his freshman and sophomore years. He graduated from Maytown High School in 1934, where he was an outstanding basketball player. His family moved to a farm in Hillsboro, Ohio, in 1934. There he attended Wilmington College, and met and married his wife, Irene Cast Hayes, in 1937. He, Irene, their first daughter, and his parents, returned to Hueysville in 1941. There, three more daughters were born. He was a postal clerk and worked in the F.P. Hayes General Store, later taking over the store when his father became ill. The store became a nighttime gathering place for locals. Rondal lived in Hueysville, until July of 2002, where he was an elder of the Hueysville Church of Christ. He had also served as youth leader, Sunday school teacher, preacher, secretary and treasurer, church bus driver, adult Bible study teacher, janitor, and repairman. He was best known as the second father to scores of young people, recruiting many of them for service in the church. He never turned away anyone who needed food, a ride to the doctor, money to pay bills, or clothing. Many charges at his store were forgiven, and never collected. He took the youth groups to the swimming pool, Dewey Lake, the skating rink, and pizza restaurants. He organized baseball, softball, and basketball teams, and transported the teams to their games. He donated land that he helped develop into recreational areas for church youth. When the original two-and-a-half story church burned in 1981, he retired from the Post Office and spent the next two years building the new church, that he had designed. As elder, he continued to counsel and encourage member of the church and community. He is survived by his wife, Irene; four daughters: Carol Hiller and her husband, Lanny, of Taylor Mill; Sharon Claypool and her husband, Jim, of Park Hills; Karen Handshoe and her husband, Phil, of Winchester; and Ronda Stachia Knorr and her husband, Marvin, of Edgewood; two sisters: Kathlee Nyman of Sacramento, California, and Marietta Brown of Victorville, California; a brother, Paul C. Hayes of Wilmington, Ohio; eight grand-children, and nine great-grand-children. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, December 23, at 2 p.m., at the Hueysville Church of Christ, with Bro. Chester A. Varney and Bro. E.W. Damron officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation will be Thursday, December 22, from 5-9 p.m., at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Hueysville Church of Christ, P.O. Box 126, Hueysville, KY 41640

HAYES, Sadie M.    Age 94, of Allen, Ky., widow of Mabry Hayes, passed away Friday, February 29, 2008, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, Kentucky. She was born April 01, 1913 in Warco, Ky., the daughter of the late Phillip Hagans and Maude Crisp Hagans. Mrs. Hayes was a Retired Cook for the Floyd County School System and a member of the Allen First Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Reggie Hayes, Canton, Mi., a brother, Bill Hagans, Langley, Ky., a sister, Jewel Hagans, Allen, Ky., three grandchildren, Lynda Schilling, Steven R. Hayes, and Mark M. Hayes, two grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. Funeral services for Sadie M. Hayes will be conducted Monday, March 03, 2008 at 1:00 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with the Clergymen Earl Waugh and Arnold Turner, Jr., officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky (HFH)

HAYES, Willina Gwenevere  Age, 48, of Stanville, KY., passed away, Thursday, June 20, 2002, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital, Pikeville, KY. She was born August 17, 1953, in Martin, KY., the daughter of Irene Reynolds Fields of Stanville, KY., and the late Charles Thompson. She was a self-employed contractor for C&C Drilling, and attended Immanuel Baptist Church. In addition to her mother, she is survived by one daughter, Amy Hueke of Stanville, KY.; one brother, Kent Edward Thompson of Royal Oaks, Mi.; one grandchild, Colby Hayes of Teaberry, KY., and a special friend, Robert Branham. She was also preceded in death by her step-father, Earl Fields; two sons, Christopher Hayes and Shannon Layne Hayes. Funeral services for Gwenevere Hayes will be conducted Saturday, June 22, 2002, at 2:00 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with the clergyman, Sam Crawford, officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY.  (FCT'S)

HAYTON, Gustavia  Age, 81, of East Point, died Wednesday, October 4, 2000, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born on July 1, 1919, in Pike County, she was the daughter of the late Lizzie Worrix Thacker and Grover Thacker. She was a member of the Free Pentecostal Church at East Point. She was preceded in death by her husband, Delmon Hayton Sr. Survivors include six sons, Billy Hayton of Crossville, Tennessee, Delmon Hayton Jr., Buster Hayton, Larry Hayton and Michael Hayton, all of Prestonsburg, and Bobby Hayton of Paintsville; two daughters, Janet Crum of Prestonsburg and Patricia Little of Jackson; three sisters, Betty Ratliff, and Barbara Thacker, both of Pikeville, and Donna Mae Mullins of Ohio; 24 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, October 6, 2 p.m., at the J.W. Call & Son Funeral Home, with Samuel Hamilton officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the direction of J.W. Call & Son Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HAYWOOD, Charles Hillard, b. 10-13, 1926, Ivel, F. C., s/o Charles and Rose Whitaker Haywood, d. 3-17-1988, Calif., h/o Ruth Stewart Haywood, WWII Vet, bur: Davison Mem Gardens

HAYWOOD, Glady   Age, 90, of Jackson, Michigan formerly of Middle Creek, Prestonsburg, died Saturday, June 3, 2006, at the John Ganton’s Countryside Care Center, in Jackson, Michigan.  Born October 4, 1915, in Prestonsburg, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Betty Prater.  She was married first to Casey Hackworth, and later to Kelly Haywood.  They both preceded her in death.  She was a mother and homemaker.  Survivors include a daughter: Garnett Puckett-Harook (Ed) of Munith, Michigan; three grandchildren: Jeanne (Larry) Samons of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Curt D. (Cindy) Puckett of Horton, Michigan, and Jimmy Hackworth of Jackson, Michigan; four great-grandchildren: Becky (Ken) Ardrey of Farmington, Missouri, Michelle (Steve) Smith of Stockbridge, Michigan, Jeff (Crystal) Samons of Memphis, Tennessee, and Elizabeth Hackworth of Jackson, Michigan; four great-great-grandchildren; Hailee and Rachel Smith, and Hanna and Tyler Ardrey; a daughter-in-law, Barb Hackworth; and several nieces and nephews.  In addition to her parents, and both husbands, she was preceded in death by one son, James Hackworth; three sisters: Essie Brown, Lessie Owens, and Ada Whitaker.  Funeral services will be held, Wednesday, June 7, at 2 p.m., at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Omery Chuck Hall officiating.  Burial will be in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Middle Creek, Prestonsburg.   Visitation is Wednesday after 11 a.m., at the Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HAYWOOD, Harry R., b. 4-24-1929, Wayland, F. C., s/o John and Margaret Roach Haywood, d. 8-15-1988, Ohio, bur: Davidson Mem Gardens

HAYWOOD, Janice Arnett , Age 77, of Johnstown, Ohio, formerly of Floyd County, died December 12, 1998, in Columbus, Ohio, following a brief illness. Born August 10, 1921 at Middle Creek, she was the daughter of the late D.B. "Boone" and Minerva Fitzpatrick Amett. She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Haywood, in 1971.  Survivors include two brothers, Joe H. Amett of West Prestonsburg and John E. Arnett of Wheelersburg, Ohio; one sister,
Mary G. Johnson of Abbott Creek; one son, Curtis A. Haywood of Logan, Ohio; three daughters, Mabel Jean Ferrin of Tampa, Florida, Judy Mobley of London, and Mary Helen Boehm of Johnstown, Ohio; 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were December 15, at Warren F. Kauber Funeral Home in Pataskala, Ohio, with Rev. Joe MoNey officiating. Burial was in the Glen Rest Memorial Estate in Reynoldsburg, Ohio.

HAYWOOD, Josephine P. Obit  Submitted by         From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HAYWOOD, Oakra Hale, B: 2-4-1918  Floyd Co., KY., D: 8-21-1981  Warsaw, IN. d/o James & Sarah Prater Hale, w/o Grover Clifford Haywood  4-18-1939 children: Donna Marie, Patricia Ann, 1 son deceased bro-sis: Willie, Clyde, Laurence, Thelma, Vern Mae & Virginia

HAYWOOD, Phyllis Sue    Age, 56, of Spurlock Fork, Prestonsburg, died Sunday, September 3, 2000, at her residence. She was born September 14, 1943, in Prestonsburg, the daughter of the late Otto and Glayds Stapleton Cornett. She was a member of Spurlock Bible Church and a member of the Order of Eastern Star, Martin. She is survived by her husband, Billy H. Haywood; one son, William Gregory Haywood of Prestonsburg; two daughters, Benita Lynne VanHoose and Renita Cooksey, both of Lexington; six brothers, Howard Cornett of South Point, Ohio, Astor Cornett of Belleville, Michigan, Ronald Cornett of Van Lear, and John Cornett, Charles Cornett and Doug Cornett, all of Prestonsburg; four sisters, Freda Fuller and Ilene Dyson, both of Augusta, Georgia, Barbara Bales of Fayetteville, Georgia, and Shirley Tussey of Prestonsburg; and four grandchildren. Funeral services were Tuesday, September 5, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel at Martin, with clergymen Dan Heintzelman and Jim Stephens officiating. Burial followed in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.  (FCT'S)

HAZELETT, James Walker  71 b-Mar.13 1927-J.C. d-Oct.26 1998-Floyd Co.KY.  s/o  Thomas & Hanna Collinsworth Hazelett, h/o-Ruth Daniels Hazelett   Bur: Unlisted

HEINISCH, Madeline H. Age, 73, of McDowell, died Saturday, August 5, 2000, in the Pikeville Methodist Hospital. Born on March 31, 1927, in Pike County, she was the daughter of Lizzie Hayes Hamilton, of McDowell, and the late Henry Hamilton. She was a retired mines and minerals secretary and clerk at Martin. She is survived by her husband, Ray Heinisch. Other survivors include two sons, Terry R. Heinisch and Glenn R. Heinisch, both of Lexington; one brother, Eugene Hamilton of McDowell; one sister, Esther Sammons of McDowell; and two grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, August 8, at 2 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with the clergyman, Ted Shannon, officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home. Serving as pallbearers were Bobby Sexton, Freddie Moore, Wes Gearheart, Tommy Claude Hall, Larry Sexton, David Martin, Vaughn Watson and Tracy Stumbo.  

HEINTZELMAN, The Reverend Daniel Thomas  (also known as Mr. Dan) of Martin,  passed away on Monday, January 28, 2008 at St. Joseph Hospital (Martin) He was born November 30, 1927 in Grand Rapids, Mich. The son of the late Myron F. and Catherine Elizabeth Nance Heintzelman. He taught Bible School in the Magoffin Co. School System for 14 Years, he was member of the Scripture Memory Mountain Mission Board at Camp Nataniel for 18 years. A member of the Allen Voluntary Fire Dept. and was the chaplain and dispatcher. He was involved in the Pastoral care at Our Lady of The Way hospital, worked with Hospice and was Pastor of the Spurlock Bible Church for 50 years. And narrated the Sunday morning Gospel Hour on WDOC and WGHL for 49 years. Reverend Heintzelman is survived by his loving wife, Sylvia Van Stedum Heintzel-man; and three children: Ruth Heintzelman Wyatt (Tipton) of Alpharetta, Georgia; David Heintzelman (Clydia Warrix) of Langley; and Kathy Heintzelman Gibson (the late Jerry) also of Alpharetta, Georgia. Reverend Heintzelman is also survived by three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and another great-grandchild, that is due to be born in February. Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 30, at 1:30 p.m., under the direction of Hall Funeral Home. With Roy Hodson and Roy Harlow officiating. Burial in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, Ky. Visitation will be held Tuesday evening at Hall Funeral Home, in Martin, and is open to all.  (HFH)

HEINZE, Frank M.  Age 81 of Prestonsburg, Ky., passed away Saturday, December 10, 2005 in the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, Ky. He was born January 29, 1924 in Prestonsburg, Ky., the son of the later Frederick Luther Heinze and Ethel Gravely Heinze. Mr. Heinze was a graduate of West Virginia University, Morgantown, W. VA., were he received a degree in Mine Engineering in 1950, a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Prestonsburg, Ky., he worked for many years for Turner-Elkhorn Coal Co., prior to college he entered the Army/Air Force was a stationed on the island of Guam in South Pacific, he was very active in the community and county, he believe in hard work and fair play and was committed to honesty. Survivors include a nephew, John G. Heinze, Jr., Prestonsburg, Ky., two nieces, Gretchen Moyer, Muncy PA., and Lisa Cantrell, Ezel, Ky. Funeral services for Frank M. Heinze will be conducted Tuesday, December 13, 2005, at 11:00 a.m., at the First Presbyterian Church, Prestonsburg, Ky., with clergyman Michael Chamberlian officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is after 5:00 p.m., Monday here at the Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HEINZE, John Gravely   Age 79, of Prestonsburg, passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2005, at his residence, following a sudden illness. He was born October 4, 1925, in Prestonsburg, the son of the late Frederick and Ethel Gravely Heinze. He was vice president for General Services for the First National Bank, Paintsville, a former employee of the Bank Josephine, and the General Motors Acceptance Corporation. He attended Morehead State University; the University of Missouri; and received a B.S. Degree in Commerce from the University of Kentucky. He was a U.S. Air Force, WWII veteran, a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Prestonsburg; a member of Zebulon Lodge No. 273, F&AM; the Junior Chamber of Commerce; the Kiwanis; the Veterans of Foreign Wars; and Sigma Chi. He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Allen Heinze. Surviving are one son, John G. Heinze Jr., of Prestonsburg; two daughters: Gretchen Heinze Moyer of Muncie, Pa., and Lisa Heinze Cantrell of Ezel; one brother, Frank M. Heinze of Prestonsburg; four grandchildren, Leslie A. Heinze, Michael A. Heinze, Barry Ward, and Casey Ward. A Masonic service was held Tuesday, at 7:30 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, August 3, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Dr. Floyd Price officiating. Burial will follow in the Allen Family Cemetery, at Hueysville, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HELTON, Bess Martin Age 86, of Martin,d, May 21, 1999, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. She was bom May 16, 1913, in Minnie, d/o Noah Martin and Josephine Martin. She was a retired beautician and owner of the Martin Beauty Shop. She is survived by one brother, James Martin of Drift; three sisters, Cassie Martin, Stella Hamilton and Edith Hopkins all of Minnie.  Burial was in the K.F. Martin Cemetery, at Minnie.

HELTON, Connie Lynn   Age 57, of Taylor, Michigan, passed away, Wednesday, April 14, 2004, at Putnam Community Medical Center, following an extended illness. She was born December 27, 1946, in Martin, and had been visiting in Florida for the past three months. She was formerly employed by General Motors in Lavonia, Michigan, and was a member of New Hope Assembly of God in Taylor, Michigan. She enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, television, and going to the beach. Her grandchildren held a very special place in her heart. Surving her are one son, James Balentine of Taylor, Michigan; one daughter and her fiancée, Kimberlie Dolane and James Dicesare of Taylor, Michigan; her mother, Nova Workman Zeltner, and step-father, Bob Zeltner of Interlachen; one sister, Debra Kirby of Satsuma; four grandchildren: Nichlous Dolane, Nichole Dolane, Stephen Angel Dolane and Cheyenne Balentine, all of Taylor, Michigan, and two nieces: Danielle Kirby and Candace Kirby, both of Satsuma. She was preceded in death by her father, Burns Workman; her maternal grandparents: Maude and Don Boyd, and her paternal grandparents, Laura and Lon Workman. Funeral services for Connie Lynn Helton will be conducted Saturday, April 17, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Rev. Jarrell officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is after 11 a.m., Saturday, at the funeral home.  FCT'S)

HELTON, Pauline “Poppy”  Age 94, of Warsaw, Indiana, died Saturday, June 30, 2001 at the home of her daughter, in Warsaw. Born July 28, 1906, to the late William Singleton Flannery and Martha Frazier Flannery in Martin, Kentucky, she was a homemaker and the wife of the late Bennie Helton, whom she married on March 24, 1927. She is survived by two sons, Troy Helton, of Walkerton, IN, Roger Helton, of North Manchester, IN, and five daughters, Mrs. Dennis (Ruth) Johnson, of Silver Lake, IN, Sue Smith, of Warsaw, IN, Mrs. Loren (Dorothy) Bishop, of Cicero, IN, Ethel Woodling, of Warsaw, IN, and Mrs. Lynn (Alice) Reichert, of Washburn, WI. She is also survived by 26 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren. In addition to her parents and her husband, she is preceded in death by four sons, one daughter, ten brothers, and eight sisters. Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday, July 3, 2001, at 2 p.m., at the Claypool Full Gospel Tabernacle, Claypool, IN, with the Reverend Ralph Dotson officiating. Burial was in the Graceland Cemetery, Claypool, IN. Funeral arrangements were conducted by DeLaughter-McKee Mortuary North Manchester Chapel. (FCT'S)

HENDERSON, Birtha  Age, 57, of Deane, died Friday, December 29, 2000, at her residence. Born on September 8, 1943, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Tippy Ann Mitchell Newsome. She is survived by her husband, Charles Meade. Other survivors include three sons, Joe Hall and Madison Hall, both of Taylor, Michigan, Ronald Hall, both of Deane; one daughter, Teresa Gibson of Knott County; three brothers, Frank Newsome of Johnson County, Andy Ray Newsome of Meade County, Robert Newsome of Hi Hat; two sisters, Marie Gilliam and Pluma Jean Gilliam, both of Floyd County; 15 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, December 31, at 11 a.m., at the Little Nancy Old Regular Baptist Church at Hi Hat, with Spencer Hall and other Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Drift Cemetery, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. (FCT'S)

HENDERSON, Charles Edgel   Age, 64, of McDowell, died Sunday, November 5, 2000, at his residence, following an extended illness. Born on May 30, 1936, in Dony, he was the son of the late Ben and Dony Akers Henderson. He was a disabled coal miner and a member of the Old Time Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Myrtie Lou Carroll Henderson. Other survivors include one son, Berchell Henderson of Big Prairie, Ohio; one daughter, Martha Meade of McDowell; two brothers, Franklin Henderson of Big Prairie, Ohio, Johnny Henderson of Lakeville, Ohio; five sisters, Ada Paige of Ashland, Ohio, Clady Blachely of Lakeville, Ohio, Erma Lance of Loudonville, Ohio, Ruby Gayheart of Printer, Susie Austin of Wooster, Ohio; and six grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, November 8, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with Denver Meade and other Old Time Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Greenbury Hall Cemetery, McDowell, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HENDERSON, Doffie  Age, 51, of Craynor, died Tuesday, April 10, 2001, at Pikeville Methodist Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on June 12, 1949, in Floyd County, he was the son of Henry Henderson of McDowell, and the late Girlie Howell Henderson. He was a disabled coal miner, and a member of the Little Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church of the New Salem Association. He is survived by his wife, Burblene Hall Henderson. Other survivors include one son, Jamie Henderson of Craynor; two daughters, Thedia Hamilton of Lenoir, North Carolina, Joella Newsome of Beaver; two brothers, Don Henderson of Josephine, Texas, Eddie Henderson of McDowell; one sister, Deloris Blevins of McDowell; and two grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 13, at noon, at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Henderson Family Cemetery, at Craynor. (FCT's)

HENDERSON, Johnny  Age, 60, of 5915 County Road 22, Lakeville, Ohio, died unexpectedly, Saturday evening, July 6, 2002, at his home. He was born August 23, 1941, in Floyd County, KY., the son of the late Ben and Dona (Akers) Henderson. He had been a Lakeville area resident for the past 37 years. He was a self-employed well driller and contractor. Johnny was a member and Deacon of Eternal Rose Old Regular Baptist Church, Nashville, Ohio. He is survived by his wife, Barbara (Gayheart) Henderson, whom he married December 31, 1960, in Martin, KY.; sons and daughters-in-law, Marty and Sandra Henderson of Gahanna, Raymond Henderson of Lakeville, Craig and Julie Henderson and Neal and Valerie Henderson, all of Loudonville, Jason and Carla Henderson and Reggie and Angie Gayheart Jr., all of Hendersonville, TN.; his daughter and son-in-law, Mona and Robert Weiss of Hendersonville, TN.; one brother, Frank Henderson of Shreve; and five sisters, Irma Lance of Loudonville, Ada Paige of Ashland, Susie Austin of Wooster, Ruby Gayheart of Gunstock, KY., and Clady Blachley of Shreve; 21 grandchildren; one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a son, Tracy Henderson in 1965, and two brothers, Brady and Charles “Edgel” Henderson. Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 9, at 2:00 p.m., at Eternal Rose Old Regular Baptist Church, Nashville, Ohio, with Elders Hargis Tuttle and Raymond Gayheart officiating. Burial was in Nashville Cemetery. The Byerly-Lindsey Funeral Home, Loudonville, was in charge of arrangements. (FCT'S)

HENDRICKS, Tokie Gayheart  Age 94, of Lexington, KY., formerly of Floyd County, wife of the late J.J. Hendricks, passed away, Saturday, August 11, 2001, at the Lexington Center for Health and Rehabilitation, Lexington, KY. She was born August 25, 1906, the daughter of the late George Gayheart and Cathrine Martin Gayheart. She had numerous occupations, as well as being a homemaker. Survivors include two sons, Fred C. Hendricks of Fishers, In., and Barkley D. Hendricks of Gauthier, Ms.; one brother, Lafayette Gayheart of Eastern, KY., and one sister, Clova Collins of Lexington, KY.; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband; five sisters, Norma Martin, Opal Shields, Amy Cox, Lester Coburn and Goldie Osborn; two brothers, Crit Gayheart and Taylor Gayheart. Funeral services for Tokie Gayheart Hendricks were conducted Monday, August 13, 2001, at 1:00 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY., with Benny Blankenship officiating. Burial followed in the Richmond Memorial Cemetery, Prestonsburg, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Lay Gayheart, Lowell Conley, Bobby Gayheart, Fred Hendricks, John Turnley, and Charles Des Rosier. (FCT'S)

HENEGAR, Hugh Haroldean  Age, 61, of Wayland, died Monday, December 9, 2002, at his residence, following an extended illness. Born March 22, 1941, in Wayland, he was the son of the late Hugh B. and Alice Workman Henegar. He was a mining engineer and a member of Martin Branch Freewill Baptist Church at Estill. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Newsome Henegar. Other survivors include one son, James Timothy Newsome of Cleremont, Florida; two daughters, Rinda Elizabeth York of Nicholasville, and Kristina Lynn Little of Martin; one sister, Rosemary Mason of Columbus, Ohio; and six grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Carla Jean Henegar; four brothers, William D. Henegar; James Walter Henegar; Alger Henegar and Melvin Henegar; and two sisters, Gladys Jones and Geneva Henegar. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 11, at 1 p.m., at Martin Branch Freewill Baptist Church at Estill, with Ernest Keen, James “Red” Morris, and others, officiating. Burial will be in the Keen Cemetery, at Mills Creek, in Wayland, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HENSLEY, Dorothy  Obit  (FCT'S 04-24-1991)

HENSLEY,  Dorothy Little , B: 11-28-1925, D: 4-22-1991, w/o Earnest Hensley, m/d 4-7-1943, children: Cecil, Christine, Gloria, Brenda, Jimmy, Larry, Regina, Wanda, Linda, Ronnie & Tammy

HENSLEY, Earnest & Dorothy Little  Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HENSLEY, Earnest , B: 7-9-1924, D: 5-7-1993, h/o Dorothy Little,.m/d 4-7-1943, children:  Cecil, Christine, Gloria, Brenda, Jimmy, Larry, Regina, Wanda, Linda, Ronnie & Tammy

HENSLEY, James David , age 66, of Eastern, Kentucky, h/o Maureen Pack Hensley, d, October 16, 1997, in Rutledge, Tennessee. He was born November 29, 1930, in Naugatuck, West Virginia, s/o Anna Fan'is Hensley and  Herbert O. Hensley. Mr. Hensley was a veteran of the Korean War. In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by one daughter, Valorie "Susie" Osborne of Eastern; two sisters, Josephine Brooks and Alice Davis, both of Charleston, West Virginia; and one grandson, James Michael Osborne. Burial was made in the Family Cemetery at Eastern

HENSLEY, Mable Cooley   Age 97, of Langley, the widow of Irby Hensley, passed away on Sunday, June 29, 2003, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. Born June 8, 1906, in Eastern, she was the daughter of the late Harry Cooley and Mandy Turner Cooley. She was a homemaker and member of the Bethel Old Regular Baptist Church, Langley. Survivors include: two sons, Donald Hensley and French Hensley, both of Langley; one daughter, Herma Howell, of Louisville; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Funeral services for Mable Cooley Hensley will be conducted on Wednesday, July 2, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Cooley Cemetery, at Eastern, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HENSLEY, Tabitha Ann  Age 32, of Lexington, KY., formerly of Langley, KY., passed away Thursday, June 13, 2002, at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington, KY. She was born February 19, 1970, in Prestonsburg, KY., the daughter of Donald “Tan” Hensley, of Langley, KY., and the late Tamayra Jean Northrop Hensley. “Tabby” was a caterer for the Kroger Company, worked at Trim Masters on seat assembly for Toyota, and also worked for the Goodwill Store of Lexington, KY. In addition to her father, she is survived by her husband, Bill Demar of Louisville, KY.; one brother, William Stanley “Billy” Hensley of Blue River, KY.; one aunt, Nancy Northrop of Martin, KY.; one nephew, William Gregory Hensley of Blue River, KY.; three nieces, Felisha Hensley of Prestonsburg, KY., Megan and Melody Hensley, both of Blue River, KY.; and her grandmother, Mable Cooley Hensley of Martin, KY. Funeral services for Tabitha Ann Hensley were conducted Monday, June 17, 2002, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with the clergyman, Brent Tackett, officiating. Burial was in the Leonard Allen Cemetery at Langley, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Baron Allen, Jake Bates, Kirk Blevins, Rodney Brown, Tim Culhan, Freddie Samons and Oscar Short. Honorary pallbearers: Lynman Branham, Nelson Hagans, Norman Osborne, Elmer Shepherd and Earl Warrens.  (FCT'S)

Hensley, Tamayra Jeanne ,
Age 51, of Langley, died Jan. 16, 1999, in HRMC at Prestonsburg. Born Aug. 2, 1947, in Langley, d/o the late William L. and Maxine Ford Northrop. Survivors include husband, Donald Hensley; one son William Stanley Hensley; one daughter, Tabitha Ann Hensley; one sister, Nancy Karen Northrop. Burial was in the Leonard Allen Cemetery at Langley.

HENSON, Alfreda Burton ,Age 66, of Beaver, d, November 4, 1997, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. Born April 30, 1931 at McDowell, d/o Farris Burton and Nellie Henson Burton. She was a member of the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church at Wheelwright. w/o , James Henson. Survivors include two sons, James Michael Henson of Auxier and Rickey Dean Henson of Drift; two daughters, Debbie Martin of Teaberry and Teresa Little of Bypro; four sisters, Beatrice Mitchell of Ligon, Beattris Steffey of Waterville, Ohio, Loretta Henson of Asheville, Ohio, and Rosena Tackett of Grethel; Burial will be in the Burton Cemetery at Ligon

HENSON, Elizabeth Sue  Age, 24, of Wallingford, died Friday, December 29, 2000, in Fleminsburg. She was born July 7, 1976, in Millersburg, Ohio, the daughter of Jeff D. and Gleema G. Henson. She was a retail merchant. Survivors, other than her parents, include one brother, Jeffree D. Henson of Wallingford; one sister, Jessica Derkis of Toledo, Ohio. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, January 2, at 11 a.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Ted Shannon officiating. Burial was in the Greenbury Hall Cemetery, McDowell, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Sandy Henson, Mark Henson, Matthew Henson, Waverly Henson, Chuckie Austin, J.D. Adams, Jeffrey Henson, Ernie Blevins and Don Derkis. (FCT'S)

HENSON, Harley Daniel   Age 1 month of Ashland, Kentucky the son of Rosalee Newsome and Jim Henson passed away Friday, December 14, 2007 at home. He was born at Ashland, Ky. on November 16, 2007.  Survivors include: The grandmother, Nina Alley of Greenup, Ky. Sister, Candice Henson of Idaho Springs, Colorado, Brothers, Andrew Jacob Henson of Ashland, Ky. Tristen Daniel Henson, Christan Lewis Henson and Travis Dean Henson all of Idaho Springs, Colorado. Aunts, Monica Alley and Amanda Alley both of McDowell, Ky., Mary Ann Newsome of Ashland, Ky. and Lulia Henson of Hi Hat, Ky. Uncles, Danny K. Alley of Pennsylvania, Mathew Alley of Waverly, Ohio and Justin Alley of Ashland, Ky.  Funeral Serices: Tuesday, December 19, 2007 at 1:00 P.M. in the Wheelwright Baptist Center at Wheelwright, Ky. with Charles Wilson officiating. Burial in the Henson Cemetery at Ligon, Ky. Under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin, Ky. (HFH)

HENSON, John Boy , Age, 64, of McDowell, died  January 19, 2000, at his residence. He was born September 7, 1.935, in Ligon, the son of the late Jeff Henson and Elizabeth Osborne Henson. He was an employee of the New York Central Railroad; Inland Container Corporation; Carl Zayer Company; and Racer Tannery, all of Ashtabula, Ohio. He was a member of the Little Rosa Regular Baptist Church, McDowell I. He is survived by his wife, Josephine Bryant Henson; five sons, Gary John Henson, Mark Henson, Matthew Henson, all of McDowell, Stewart Henson of Melvin, Crandall Henson of Fairborm Ohio; two daughters, Velma Lee Henson of McDowell, Linda Sue Meade of Weeksbury; three brothers, Audrey Henson of Ashtabula, Ohio, Jeff Dean Henson and Sandy Henson, both of Morehead; three sisters, Alma Caudill and Pat Cellitti of Ashtabula, Ohio, Pam Schafer of Chesapeake, Ohio; and 11 grandchildren.. Burial in the Greenbury Hall Cemetery, at McDowell, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home, Martin.

HENSON, Johnnie Franklin "Chuck"   Age, 51, of Columbus, Ohio, died Monday, August 28, 2000, at his residence. He was born April 18, 1949, at Martin, the son of Dollie M. Pennington Stephenson of Morristown, Tennessee, and the late Johnnie Henson. He was raised by his step-father, and his step-father's wife, Bernard and Jewel Gray, of Huntington, West Virginia. He was of the Baptist Faith. Survivors, other than his mother, include one son, Johnnie F. Henson Jr. of Xenia, Ohio; two daughters, Benita Joe Dubosie of Arkansas, and Kimberly A. Eilerman of Columbus, Ohio; and one brother, LawrenceA. Insco Jr., of Panama City, Florida. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, September 1, at 10 a.m., at the Floyd Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg. Burial will be in the Richmond Cemetery in Prestonsburg, under the direction of Floyd Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HENSON, L.D.     Age, 54, of Ligon, died Saturday, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital following a long illness.
He was born May 15, 1932 at Ligon, a son of the late Smith and Lula Caudill Henson. He was a former Laborer for Ashland Chemical in Dublin, Ohio. He is survived by his wife, Rosie Newsome Henson; four sons, Raymond D. Henson, of Huntington, Ind., Jimmy Darrell Henson, of Marysville, O., Timmy Ray Henson and Paul Allen Henson, both of Ligon; one daughter, Lula Mae Henson, of Plain City. O.; two brothers, Johnny Henson, of Powell, O., Curtis Lee Henson, of Columbus, O.; three sisters, Kanzella Justice, of Ligon, Loranna Bishop, of Linworth, O., Marie Gayheart, of Galena, O., and one grandchild. Funeral services were conducted Monday at 1 p.m at the Church of God of Prophecy at Ligon, with Hasadore Reynolds, Tripp Hall, David Reed and Hershel Hamilton officiating. Burial was made in the Henson cemetery at Ligon, under direction of the Hall Funeral Home.  (The Floyd County Times, Prestonsburg, Kentucky, Wednesday, 14 January 1987, section 2, page 6.)

HENSON, Ray Charles, Age 31, of Dema, died Monday, March 9, 1998, at his residence. Born January 31, 1967 at McDowell, he was the son of Charles Henson and Billie Faye Tackett Henson of Hi Hat.. In addition to his parents, he is survived by one sister, Donna Sizemore of Minnie; and his maternal grandmother, Hattie Tackett of Hi Hat. . Burial will be in the family cemetery at Teaberry.

HENSON, Ronald Gene   Age 70, of Hi Hat, Ky., passed away Monday, September 17, 2007, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, McDowell, Kentucky. He was born July 13, 1937 in Hi Hat, Ky., the son of the late Oscar Henson and Lucressy Slone Henson. Mr. Henson was a Retired U.S. Air Force Veteran.  Survivors include a son, Stephen Henson, Waterloo, In., a daughter, Rhoda Fortress, Kendallville, In., three grandchildren, Stephen Henson, Jr., Kaitlin Barr and Emalee Baar and a great grandchild, Alexis Jade.  Preceding him in death was his parents, and two brothers, Bobby Ray Henson and James Henson.  Funeral services for Ronald Gene Henson will be conducted Thursday, September 20, 2007, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Kentucky, with the Regular Baptist Ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Burton Cemetery, Hi Hat, Ky., Visitation is from 5:00 p.m., to 9:00 p.m., Wednesday here at the Funeral Home.

HENSON, Rosie  Age 65, of Hi Hat, KY., widow of L. D. Henson, passed away, Monday, June 24, 2002, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, McDowell, KY. She was born January 10, 1937, in Ligon, KY., the daughter of the late Riley Newsome and Eddie Newsome. Survivors include eight sons, Raymond Henson of Huntington, Ind., Jimmy Henson of Denver, Co., Timmy Henson of Athens, Tn., Paul Henson of Melvin, KY., Willie Hall of Ligon, KY., Herbie Poling of Columbus, Oh., Larry Dean Henson of Virginia, and James Jones of Columbus, Oh.; one daughter, Lula Henson of Hi Hat, KY.; one brother, Riley Newsome Jr. of Price, KY.; one sister, Lillie Mae Newsome of Price, KY., 14 grandchildren and five step-grandchildren. Funeral services for Rosie Henson were conducted Thursday, June 27, 2002, at noon at the Ligon Community Freewill Baptist Church, Ligon, KY., with Clergymen Jack Akers and Red Alley officiating. Burial was in the Henson Cemetery, Ligon, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY.  (FCT'S)

HERALD, Arnold  Obit  (FCT'S 04-24-1991)

HERALD, Della Risner  Age 103, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, October 27, 2002, at her residence. Born April 8, 1899, in Magoffin County, she was the daughter of the late Larkin and Rhoda Patrick Risner. She was a homemaker and a charter member of the First Church of God, Prestonsburg, since 1953. She was a lifetime member of the Church of God Women and was proudly presented a key to the City of Prestonsburg in recognition of being the city’s oldest living citizen by Mayor Jerry Fannin on her 103rd birthday. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Ballard Herald, and a son, Ballard Clinton Herald. She is survived by a daughter, Jean Herald Burke, of Prestonsburg; a granddaughter, Della B. Ormerod, of Prestonsburg; and, a great-granddaughter, Kristen Ormerod, of Lexington. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, October 29, at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg. The Rev. Steve Williams and Rev. Steve Pescosolido officiated. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel. Pallbearers for Della Risner Herald were: Mike Ormerod, Larry Herald, Gary Herald, James Merle Goble, Jack Baldridge, Jerry Fannin, Harry Adams, and Travis Risner. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the First Church of God, 194 University Drive, Prestonsburg. All arrangements made for the family by Carter Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HERALD, Mary Alice Stephens   Age 80, of Prestonsburg, widow of Edgar “Mutt” Herald, passed away Monday, January 27, 2003, at the St. Joseph Hospital East, Lexington. She was born August 26, 1922, in Dock, the daughter of the late Bill Jack Stephens and Sallie Harmon Stephens. She was a homemaker and a member of the Spurlock Bible Church, Prestonsburg. Survivors include two sons, Robert C. Herald of Prestons-burg, and Stephen D. Herald of Huntsville, Alabama; one daughter, Patricia H. LeMay of Lexington; 11 grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, William Herald and Thomas E. Herald. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 29, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Clergymen Dan Heintzelman and Jim Stephens officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HERIGON, Burton A. of Wayland b. 10-11-1919 d. 09-08-1990 s/o Hermon & Catherine Herigon, h/o Myrtle Martin Herigon Burial: Walter Martin Cemetery at Wayland

HEREFORD, Challen Ellis, of Prestonsburg, d. 07-16-1990 b. 04-15-1912, in Pike Co. s/o Samuel May & Octavia Leslie Hereford.

Herring, Ted Wesley      Age 86, of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, formerly of Pikeville, Kentucky passed away, Friday, January 25, 2008 at the Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. He was a retired accountant and former financial officer for the City of Pikeville. He was a veteran of World War II serving in the United States Army Air Force. He was born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi on September 4, 1921 the son of the late Thomas J. and Lela Jones Herring. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Lee Adkins Herring and one brother, Jones Herring. He is survived by one son, Steven E. Herring of Murfreesboro, Tennessee and two daughters, Lela K. Herring of LaGrange, Kentucky and Jennie L. Stalker and her husband, Clyde of Pikeville, Kentucky. He is also survived by seven grandchildren, Bryan S. Stalker, Matt W. Stalker, James D. Collins, Clinton W. Justice, Michael Herring, Stacy Herring and Jason Herring and five great-grandchildren. (JWCAL)

HEWITT, Homer, b. 10-22-1929, Banner, F.C., s/o Homer (Jack) and Grace Weddington Hewitt, d. Sept 14, 1988, Mich, h/o Joyce Ruth Lansford Hewitt, bur: Weddington Cem, Banner

HEWLETT, Don  69  b-Jan.28 1929  d-Aug.10 1998   s/o Horton & Margaret Hill Hewlett h/o- Lucille Stout Hewlett Bur: Glen Rest Memorial Estate, Reynoldsburg, Ohio

HICKS, Amos "Buster"  73,   d-June 19, 1998,  b-April 27, 1925  s/o Evan & Alice Chaffins Hicks  w/o Mavis Ousley

HICKS, Arnold   Age 80, of David, husband of Nadine Hale Hicks, passed away Friday, April 11, 2003, in the Paul B. Hall Medical Center, Paintsville. He was born February 19, 1923, in Hippo, the son of the late Dave Hicks and Ruby Allen Hicks. He was a member of the Emma Methodist Church, at Emma, a retired field worker for Inland Gas Company, and a U.S. Army, World War II veteran. Survivors in addition to his wife, Nadine, include two daughters, Leora Hicks of David, and Melissa Hicks Allen of Prestonsburg; two brothers, Willis Hicks of Hippo, and Hargis Hicks of Xenia, Ohio; three sisters, Nora Ousley of Grass Lake, Michigan, Clara Hale of Hueysville, and Gladys Tussey of Utica, Ohio; two grandchildren, Rowdy Davis and Sarah Allen; and three great-grandchildren, Jeremy, Josh and Jordan Davis. Funeral services for Arnold Hicks were conducted Monday, April 14, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Clergyman Paul Aiken officiating. Buriai was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Claude J. Allen, Greg Davis, Rowdy Davis, Craig Hicks, Gary Hicks, Doug Hackworth, Ricky Joseph, Scottie Ousley, and Denzil Hale. Honorary: Wayne Tussey, Wayne C. Hale, Joe Ousley, Warnie Hale, John Ping, and Randy Davis.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Audra Mae Wallen   Age 83, of Garrett, widow of John Hicks, passed away Monday, June 23, 2008, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was born January 11, 1925, in Garrett, the daughter of the late Lee Wallen and Elizabeth Ratliff Wallen. Survivors include a son, Donald Ray Hicks of Garrett; a daughter, Luecreca Hicks of Garrett; and a brother, Russell Wallen of Garrett. Funeral services for Mrs. Hicks will be conducted Friday, June 27, at 11:00 a.m., at the Stone Coal Regular Baptist Church, in Garrett, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Wallen Cemetery, in Garrett, with Hall Funeral Home, in Martin, caring for those arrangements. Visitation is after 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 25, at the Church. (Published: Wednesday, June 25, 2008 FCT'S)

Hicks, Barry R.  Age, 45, of 211 South Buffalo Street, North Manchester, Indiana, died Monday, April 26, 2004, in Lutheran Hospital, Fort Waynes Indiana. Born January 25, 1959, in Prestonsburg, he was the son of Wilma (Hicks) and Ray Hicks, of Roann, Indiana. He was a police officer with North Manchester Police Dept. for six years, and Wabash County Sheriff Department for 15 years. He was a member of the Congregational Christian Church, North Manchester, Indiana, and a member of the National Sheriff’s Association, the Indiana Sheriff’s Association and Squire Booster Club. He served in the military police with the U.S. Army from 1977-80. He married Marcia Moore on August 9, 1981; she survives. Other survivors include one son, Barry Hicks II, of North Manchester, Indiana; one daughter, Jessica Hicks of North Manchester Indiana; one sister: Mrs. David (Beth) Harrell of Wabash, Indiana; two brothers: Mark Hicks of Roann, Indiana, and Steve Hicks of Silver Lake, Indiana. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 30, at 2 p.m., at the Manchester Church of the Brethren, North Manchester, Indiana, with Pastor J.P. Freeman officiating. Burial will be in the Oaklawn Cemetery, North Manchester, Indiana, under direction of DeLaughter-McKee Mortuary North Manchester Chapel. Visitation is at the funeral home. Memorials to: Wabash County Cancer Society.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Billy Ray  Age, 69, died November 9, 2000, at the Shawnee Manor Nursing Home. Born on February 20, 1931, in Garrett, he was the son of the late Hiram and Ella Centers Hicks. Survivors include five brothers, Alden Hicks, Ernest P. Hicks, both of Hilo, Hawaii, Charles “Ofelia” Hicks of Dexter, Missouri, Larry Hicks of Lima, Ohio, Jerry “Yvonne” Hicks of Wolcottville, Indiana; four sisters, Mildred Hughes of LaGrange, Indiana, Edna Childers of Willard, Ohio, Nadine Frye of Sturgis, Michigan, and Lenoka Yoakam of Westminster, Maryland. Funeral services will be Monday, November 13, at the Chiles & Sons-Laman Wayne St. Chapel, with Rev. Earl Yoakam officiating. Burial will be in the Memorial Park Mauosleum, under the direction of Chiles and Sons-Laman Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HICKS, Calia Marie Hale   Age, 81, of Morehead, passed away, Wednesday, November 24, 2004, at her residence. She was born on January 31, 1923, in Floyd County, the daughter of the late Greene and Lilly Prater Hale. She was a retired school teacher, having taught for 25 years in the Rowan County School System. She retired as the Senior English Teacher at Rowan County High in 1982. She attended Caney Jr., College (which is now Alice Lloyd), and was a graduate of Morehead State Teachers College. She was of the Baptist faith, and a member of the Kentucky Retired Teachers Association. She enjoyed reading, working in her flower garden, and the time that she spent at Lake Leuman. Survivors include two sons: Tim Hicks of Morehead, and Ben Hicks Jr., of Frankfort; two daughters: Claudia Hicks of Morehead, and Terry Hale-Hicks of Hollywood, Florida; two brothers: Clyde Hale of Ohio and Wornie Hale of Floyd County; one sister, Gladys Lane of Dayton, Ohio; six grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and four step-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin Franklin Hicks Sr., who passed away on July 22, 1992. Funeral services were conducted at 11 a.m., Saturday, November 27, at Lane-Stucky-Gray Funeral Home, in Morehead, with Rev. Mark Caldwell officiating. Burial was in the Brown Cemetery. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: John Scrafini, Charles Wilkerson, Jeff Pendleton, Dan Johnson, Jason Harrod, and Steve Bonney. Contributions are suggested to the Rowan County Animal Shelter.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Candice Erin  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HICKS, Carolyn Rae  Of Prestonsburg, wife of Steven Hicks, mother of David John Hicks and Shannon Elizabeth Hicks, passed away, on Tuesday, September 21, 2004, as a result of colon cancer. She was born February 26, 1954, in Bluefield, West Virginia. She was the second child of Lois and Raymond Harman. Her absence will leave a large gap in the lives of her friends and family. She will be missed by many, which is the best gauge of a life well used in the love and care of others. She faced her final challenge with the courage and confidence that only true faith in God could provide. Visitation will be 5-9 p.m., Wednesday, September 22, at Carter Funeral Home, with a memorial service at 7:30 p.m., by minister Jim Sherman of the First Christian Church of Prestonsburg. Additional visitation will be Thursday, September 23, 6-9 p.m., at Dudley Memorial Mortuary in Bluefield, Virginia. Burial will be Friday, September 24, at 11 a.m., at Grandview Memory Gardens, Bluefield, Virginia. Contributions are to be made to the First Christian Church of Prestonsburg. The family has entrusted arrangements to the Carter Funeral Home, of Prestonsburg.   (FCT'S)

HICKS, Christina b. 12-05-1926 d. 11-13-1990 d/o Earl & Josephine Sparks Dawson, w/o Johnny Hicks, bur: Richmond Cem

HICKS, Cecil   Age, 81 of Lima, Ohio, died Tuesday, June 6, 2006, at Springview Manor Nursing Home.  He was born in Hippo, on September 15, 1924, the son of Joseph and Maudie (Bailey) Hicks, and they preceded him in death.  On July 23, 1961, he married Dealie Patrick, and she survives in Lima.  In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children: Larry (Phyllis) Hicks, Carol (Craig) Montgomery, and Greg (Noreen) Hicks, all of Lima; and Patricia “Trish” (Rob) Rettig and Prima (Daniel) Maitlen, of Elida, Paula (Martin) Reams, of Waynesfield; his stepchildren: Brenda Laferty of Lima, Lema (Doug) Daugherty, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Diana (George) Hripp of Columbus, and Nancy Bishop, of Lima. He is survived by 21 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Jeanette Bailey, of Ohio; and Cynthia Gillette, of Florida.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers Monroe Hicks, Alka Hicks, and Sedge Hicks; a sister, Christine Hicks, and a grandchild: Joshua Maitlen.  He was retired from General Dynamics, where he was employed as a welder; he had also been employed previously by Neon Products and Clark Equipment. He was a member of the American Legion and the UAW. He was also an avid arrowhead hunter.  He was always there for his family, for anything they needed, and they all know he loved them very much. One of his most cherished memories was a trip he took to Hawaii with his beloved wife, Dealie. He was a Christian, having always attended church throughout his life, and with that he taught his family to love the Lord. His family is comforted knowing that he is now with the Lord.  Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 9, at 10:00 a.m., at Siferd Funeral Home Westwood Chapel.  Burial will follow in Allentown Cemetery.  Memorial Contributions can be made to the Parkinson Foundation.  Visitation was at the funeral home.  Arrangements are being handled by Siferd Funeral Home.   (FCT'S)

HICKS, Clarence    Age 86, of Mansfield, died Saturday at Winchester Terrace Nursing Home. Mr. Hicks was born May 14, 1920 in Floyd County, KY to George & Amanda (Bailey) Hicks and has lived in Mansfield most of his life. Clarence had served in the U.S. Navy from 1937-1941 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise during peace time. 1943-1945 served aboard the destroyer USS Cony for many major conflicts in the Pacific including Solomons, Saipan and Philippine Islands, Guadalcanal, and Okinawa. Receiving the World War II Victory Medal, American & Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medals and the China Service Medal. He returned to serve his country in 1968 in the Navy Seabee Reserve until his military retirement with the rank of 1st Class Petty Officer in 1983. Clarence continued dedicated service to his country serving on the Joint Veterans Council Burial Detail, volunteered on committees, and other veteran activities such as fish fry dinners and bingo until 86 years of age. Clarence supported the vision to construct a World War II Veteran monument in our nation’s capital. At the age of 85 years old he made the journey to Washington D.C. to visit what he said was the most beautiful monument there. Clarence worked in TV repair for South Main TV in Mansfield and the Flxible Bus Company in Loudonville, retiring with 20 years of service. Mr. Hicks was a member of the Mansfield Baptist Temple, Fleet Reserve Assoc., American Legion post #16, VFW post #9943, Amvets post #26, and the Richland County Joint Veterans Burial Detail. Surviving are his son and daughter-in-law, Thomas Michael & Phyllis Hicks of Mansfield; a daughter, Peggy Bosh of Mansfield; four grandchildren and their spouses, Jim & Erin Reeder of Galion, Shannon & Poncho Lane of Wooster, Angela Haynes of Mansfield, and Marlen Haynes III of Mansfield; eight great-grandchildren; two special nieces who offered their loving care during his illness, Eleanor Haering and Thelma O’Neil both of Mansfield; three brothers and sister-in-laws, Edgbert & Alice Hicks of Ada, OH, Ezra & Trilbia Hicks of Willard, Roger & Ella Hicks of Ashtabula; a sister, Bertha Hicks of Willard. He was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years whom he married August 30, 1941, Pearlie Prater Hicks who passed away November 12, 2003; his parents; a granddaughter, Michelle Katherine Hicks; two brothers, Chester and James Hicks; and two sisters, Reba Phillips and Rhoda Ousley. Friends may call at the Diamond Street Home of Wappner Funeral Directors Tuesday from 5-8 P.M. and 1 hour prior to the funeral services, which will be held Wednesday at 1:00P.M. at the funeral home. Burial will be held in the Mansfield Cemetery where military services will be conducted by the Richland County Joint Veterans Burial Detail. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Legion Scholarship program.

HICKS, Claude , 63, of Garrett, died May 29, 1986 in Huntington, West Virginia. He was born at Mousie August 7, 1922 to Logan and Polly Mosley Hicks and married Ellen Prater Hicks. Burial in the Richmond Cemetery at Prestonsburg.

HICKS, Clifford  Age 73, of David, KY., husband of the late Rosemary H. Hicks, passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2001, at his residence. He was born December 27, 1927, in Pyramid, KY., the son of the late Norman L. Hicks and Sadie Shepherd Hicks. He was a retired coal miner, a member of the First Baptist Church, Maytown, KY., and a member of the UMWA No. 30, District 17. Survivors include two sons, Clifford Keith Hicks of David, KY., Rodney Hicks of Langley, KY.; one daughter, Deborah J. Click of David, KY.; three brothers, Dan Hicks of Sandusky, Oh., Ray Hicks of Roann, In., Thomas Hicks of Wabash, In.; three sisters, Mandy L. Brownback of Oklahoma City, Ok., Ruth Ann Goble of Hopkinsville, KY., Shirley F. DeBoard of Wabash, In., six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Carl Hicks and Glenn Hicks, and one sister, Frankie Faye Hicks. Funeral services for Clifford Hicks will be conducted Friday, November 9, 2001, at 2:00 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with the clergyman, Robert Varney, officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Brian Wallace, Kris Click, Brandon Hicks, Kenny Scarberry, Terry Adkins, Mark Hicks, Clyde Hicks, Tim Hicks, and Trent Hicks. Honorary: Lloyd Allen, Bill Robinson, Jake Halbert, Ray Prater, Danny Flannery, Allen James, Shannon Shepherd, Ray Hagans, Toby Hicks, Jim Varney, Jim Slone, Paul Hagans, Sonny Butler, and Jack Webb. (FCT'S)

HICKS, Dorothy L. , Age 68, of Sturgis, Michigan, d, September 21, 1997, at the Sturgis Hospital. Born November 22, 1928 in Floyd County, d/o Elmo and May Dillion Wallen. w/o, Hansel Hicks; two sisters, Maude Lucas of Prestonsburg and Emogene Hicks of Burr Oak, Michigan; and one brother, Elmo "Bill" Wallen of Mesa, Arizona. Burial will be in the Burr Oak Cemetery.

HICKS, Dovie Shepherd Crager b: Mar 8 1892 d: May 26 1966 at the Paintsville Hospital; d/o John Marion and Eliza (Allen) Shepherd; 1st md: Kendall CRAGER; 13 children: Homer, Hueysville, KY; Hauley, and Ralph Lee, both of Auburn, IN; Hayden, Luther, Herman, and Ollie Mae deceased; Sarah Hicks, Glendale, AZ ; Alice Ousley, Willard, Ohio, Gracie Dingler, Waterloo, IN: Eliza Handshoe, Handshoe, KY; Sylvia Warrix, Laura Allen and Pearlie Compton, all of Hueysville, KY; 2nd md: Bill Hicks, Sep 16 1963; brothers, Russell, Mousie, KY; and Fair Shepherd, Hueysville, KY; and Cleve, deceased; one sister, Eliza Vanderpool Olver, Hueysville, KY; half sisters: Millie Joesph, Ransselaer,N: susie Harris, Topmost, KY; Nannie Chaffins, Lawnie Chaffins, and Fannie Coley, all of Garrett, KY. Member of the Old Regular Baptist Church.

HICKS, DREXIE   Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HICKS, Dwayne, B: 10-13-1968  D: 7-29-1979, s/o Carl and Joyce Ann Hicks, bro-sis: Carl Ray and Diane, g/p Foley and Lillian Hicks and Claude Bolen

HICKS, Earnest   Age, 89, of David, died Saturday, June 29, 1991 at his residence at David following a long illness. Born at Goodloe, Kentucky, June 21, 1902, he was the son of the late Smith and Louise McGarry Hicks. His wife, Ora Shepherd Hicks also preceded him in death. He was a retired coal miner, formerly employed by the Princess Elkhom Coal Company, and a member of the Philadelphia Old Regular Baptist Church since 1955. Survivors include three sons, Donald Hicks of Prestonsburg; Ray B. and Paul Lloyd Hicks, both of David; two daughters, Eva Jean Ousley of Martin; and Delois Rice of Warren, Michigan; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, July 1, at t 1 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel in Martin, with Regular Baptist Ministers officiating. Burial was made in the Smith Hicks Cemetery at David under the direction of the Hall Funeral Home. Serving as pallbearers were Derek Hicks, Ricky Ousley, Paul David Hicks, Craig Hicks, Jeff Hicks, Billy Rice, John Fogle, Larry Younce and Tony Travis.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Edgel   Age, 72, of North Manchester, Indiana, died Friday, September 29, 2000, at the Wabash Co. Hospital, Wabash, Indiana. Born on September 5, 1928, in Floyd County, he was the son of A.F. "Bud" Hicks and Elizabeth "Lizzie" Ratliff. He was employed at Eaton Controls Co., in North Manchester for 24 years, was a veteran of the Korean conflict, and a member of the Indiana Sheriff's Association and attended the Freewill Baptist Church, Packerton, Indiana. His wife, Nadine Bradley Hicks, preceded him in death. Survivors include two sisters, Wilma Hicks of Roann, Indiana, and Alta Jean Gibson of Danville. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, October 3, at 10:30 a.m., at the DeLaughter-McKee Mortuary, North Manchester Chapel. Burial was in the Fairview Cemetery, Servia, Indiana, under the direction of DeLaughter-McKee Mortuary.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Elmer G. ,Age 79, of Aurora, Indiana, died Monday, August 16, 1999, in Dearborn County Hospital.   He was born December 17, 1919, at Pyramid, s/o William and Mary Ann Coburn Hicks. h/o (1) Beatrice Cooley Hicks. (2), Irene Peters Hicks. Other survivors include two sons, Hubert of Ocala, Florida, and Richard of Fairfield, Ohio; three brothers, Bert Hicks of Payne, Ohio, Delmer Hicks of Portsmouth, Ohio, and Garrett Hicks of Convoy, Ohio; four sisters, Sylvia Raines of Grundy, Virginia, Trylbia Osborne of Payne, Ohio, Katherine Onley of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Pearl Fulk of Antwerp, Ohio; Burial will be in Arlington Cemetery, Cincinnati

HICKS, Elsie Salyer, Age 92, of Frankfort, formerly of Floyd County, were conducted Monday, May 23, at 2 p.m., at Clark Funeral Home, Versailles Road, in Frankfort, with Rev. Wallace Kent officiating. She died Friday, May 20, 2005, at Beverly Health & Rehabilitation, Frankfort. Born June 15, 1912, in Salyersville, she was the daughter of the late N.P. and Alice Dotson Salyer. She was a retired teacher, having worked in the Floyd County School System. She is survived by a daughter, Brenda Rucker of Shelbyville; a son, Ronald Hicks of Moultonboro, New Hampshire; four grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. She was the last surviving child of six sisters and two brothers. Burial was in Sunset Memorial Gardens, in Frankfort, under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Frankfort. Visitation was at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to Hospice of the Bluegrass, Franklin County Chapter.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Elzie, B: 3-3-1921  D: 5-12-1977, s/o Bill and Mima Frasure Hicks of  Hueysville
h/o Wanda Vanderpool  married: 12-8-1949, children: Pat, Craig and Barbara, bro-sis: Floyd, Edgar, Willie, Burns, Ezra, Ernes, Ellen, Anna, Edna, Dephia and Margie  2 brothers deceased

HICKS, Ethel  Age, 72, of Prestonsburg, formerly of Wayland, died Monday, October 9, 2000, at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center, Paintsville, following a long illness. He was born April 5, 1928, in Wayland, the son of the late Eli Hicks and Zella Collins Hicks. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the Old Beaver Regular Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Irma L. Allen Hicks. Other survivors include four sons, Danny Dale Hicks of Somerset, Ronnie Hicks and Etheal Joey Hicks, both of Prestonsburg, Eli Ray Hicks of Kendallville, Indiana; four daughters, Vickie Vonnie Powers of Kendallville, Indiana, Sandra Branham and Betty Moore, both of Martin, Denise Kay Mollette of Meally; one brother, Ecil Hicks of Mousie; two sisters, Edith Noble of Minnie, Ettas Hicks of Indiana 22 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, October 12, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with the Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Drift Cemetery, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Eva Thomas  Age, 83, of Mousie died Friday, September 1, 2000, at Knott County Nursing Home in Hindman following an extended illness. Born November 7, 1916, in Quicksand, she was the daughter of the late B.T. Thomas and Mandy Collins Thomas. She was a homemaker and a member of the Ball Fork Old Regular Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Amos Hicks; two sons, Delmar Ray Hicks and an infant child; three brothers, Hubbard Thomas, Madison Thomas and Denver Thomas; and two sisters, Flara Conley and Lora Conley. Survivors include four sons, Donnie Hicks, Truman Hicks, Delbert Hicks and Banner Hicks, all of Mousie; four daughters, Mona Martin, Anna Sparkman and Dian Slone, all of Mousie, and Gillespie Williams of Emmalena; one brother, Ellis Thomas of Mousie; three sisters, Clara Combs and Stella Conley of Mousie, and Oma Sturgill of Eubank; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, September 4, at 11 a.m., at the Ball Fork Old Regular Baptist Church at Leburn. Officiating will be Roger Dale Hicks, Kelly Slone and Ralph Howard. Burial will be in the Thomas Family Cemetery at Leburn. Visitation will be at the Nelson Frazier Funeral Home after 5 p.m. on Sunday at the church. (FCT'S)

HICKS, Fair, b. Jan 18, 1892. married Narcie OUSLEY, October 29, 1913, . They had 15 children. Died in Attica , Ohio, March 19, 1951

HICKS, Geneva Mullins  Age, 61, of Pyramid, died Friday, June 11, 2004, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin. Born February 16, 1943, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of Margaret Howard Mullins, of Hippo, and the late Henry Mullins. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Rockfork Bible Church. She is survived by her husband, Aster O. Hicks. Other survivors include her daughters and son-in-laws: Taunda Lynn (Doug) Prater of Hueysville, Astra Dawn (Regan) Ratliff of Hippo; brothers: Freddie Mullins of Hippo, Shelby Mullins of Ocala, Florida, Sidgel Mullins of Port Angeles, Washington, Charles Edward (Doc) Mullins of Auxier; sisters: Roberta Stumbo of Softshell, Linda Massie of Hamden, Ohio, Fayla Allen of Pyramid; two grandchildren: Paul David and Douglas McKay. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, June 14, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, at Martin, with Rick Franklin officiating. Burial will be in the Willis Hicks and family cemetery, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Rockfork Bible Church or Camp Nathaniel, at Emmalena.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Gladys Hayes   Age, 92, of Langley, died Sunday, June 15, 2008, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born July 25, 1915, in Langley, she was the daughter of the late Kennel and Martha Hoover Hayes. She was a homemaker, wife, mother, grandmother, and a member of Bethel Old Regular Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Luther Hicks. Survivors include three sons: Doyle Chalmer Hicks of Flemingsburg; John Wayne Hicks of Langley; and Jerry Dean Hicks of Coaling, Alabama; two daughters: Linda Brown and Brenda Hicks, both of Langley; and five grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one grandchild; two brothers and three sisters: Edgel Hayes, Austin Hayes, Nora Hayes, Cledus Jarrell Lafferty, and Nebraska Hayes. Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 17, at 11 a.m., at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Rick Kelly officiating. Burial was in the Hicks Family Cemetery, in Hippo. Visitation was at the funeral home.  (Published: Wednesday, June 18, 2008 FCT'S)HICKS, Gracie  Age, 63, of Sturgis, Michigan, died Thursday, April 12, 2001, at the Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She was born April 15, 1937, in Wayland, the daughter of the late Laurel Huff, and Gladith Hall. She had resided in Sturgis since 1959, and retired from Grumman Olsen in Sturgis after 15 years of employment. Prior to that she has worked at G.F. Business Forms and Transogram, both in Sturgis. Survivors include three sons, Timothy Hicks, Gregory Hicks and Johnny Hicks, all of Sturgis; two brothers, Ernest Hall of Sturgis and Kenneth Hall of Las Vegas, Nevada; two sisters, Shelby Wright and Arlene Gibson, both of Sturgis; and five grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, April 16, at 1 p.m., at the Hackman-Foglesong Funeral Home, Sturgis, Michigan, with Rev. Dennis Wheeler of the Sturgis Church of Christ officiating. Burial was in Sturgis Memorial Gardens. (FCT'S)

HICKS, Howard  65  b-Apr.08 1933-Garrett,Floyd Co. KY. d-Oct.27 1998-Ashland,KY.  s/o  Buster Hicks & Ida Hall Hicks Hunter h/o-Sadie Isaac Hicks , children: Charles and Catherine, Bur: Hicks Fam.Cem.Stone Coal, Floyd Co. KY.

HICKS, Howard B. "Sonny" Age, 59, of Kendallville, Indiana, formerly of Hueysville, died Thursday, July 6, 2000, at the Extendacare Nursing Home, Kendallville. Born on July 26, 1940, in Hippo, he was the son of the late Oscar Hicks and Emma Faulkner. He was a factory worker at International Harvester, a former owner of Gold Mines Jewelry Store, Prestonsburg, and a member of the Community Baptist Church of Wolcottville. He is survived by his wife, Marie Hicks. Other survivors include three sisters, Faye Fraley of Eastern, Virginia Hughes of Hueysville, Pearl Hicks of Floyd Cournty: four brothers, Charlie Hicks, Johnny Hicks, and Paul Faulkner, all of Hippo and Bill Hicks of Ohio.  Burial was in the Hicks Cemetery, at Hippo,KY Serving as pallbearers were Kevin Wallace, Brian Wallace, Michael Faulkner, Kenny Wallace, Ritchie Fraley and Cletis Crager. Honorary pallbearers were Kenneth Wallace, Paul Faulkner, Harold Fraley, Frank Wallace, Harry Wallace, Eddie Fraley and Bill Brown.

HICKS, Ida Mae Camp  Age 61, of Palmdale, California, formerly of Wheelwright, died Tuesday, August 31, 1999, in Palmdale, California. Born in Floyd County, on August 23, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Annie Hobbs Camp and Jim Camp. w/o Marvin Hicks. Other survivors include two sons, Michael Hicks and Keith Hicks of Palmdale, California; two brothers, Willard Camp of Bent Branch Road, and William Camp of Peoria, Illinois; three sisters, Marie Hall of Kite, Pauline Thompson of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Anna Ruth Cole of Charlotte, North Carolina; and one grandchild. Graveside services were con- ducted Wednesday, September 8, in the Johnson .Memorial Park, with Tommy DeHart officiating.

Hicks, Jackie , Age 71, of Prestonsburg, died Wednesday, February 17, 1999, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, b.  December 18, 1927, in Blue River, s/o Joe Hicks and Ocie Hale Hicks.  Burial will be in the Richmond Cemetery

HICKS, Jean Patton   Age 76, of Langley, widow of Roy Hicks, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2006, in the Salyersville Health Care Center. She was born July 4, 1930, in Martin, a daughter of the late Jake and Edna Marshall Patton. She was a homemaker. Survivors include one son, Thomas Hicks of Salyersville; one daughter, Anita H. Martin of Garrett; one brother, Ben Patton, of Sidney, Ohio; one sister, Nancy Blevins of Langley; and one grandchild, Christy Hicks. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Opal Patton and Frances Faye Jones. Funeral services for Jean Patton Hicks were conducted Tuesday, October 24, 2006, at 2:30 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Clergyman Roy Harlow officiating. Burial was in the Hicks Cemetery, in Langley, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home.  (FCT'S 10-25-2006)

HICKS, Joe, 90, Blue River, d. Feb 26, 1999 , HRMC, Prestonsburg, KY, b. Sept 7, 1908, Blue River, s/o Johnathan and Cleo Risner Hicks, h/o Osie Hale Hicks. Bur :Richmond Mem Cem  

HICKS, John M. Age 87, of Conover, Ohio, died Monday, May 8, 2000, at the Wilson Memorial Hospital, in Sidney, Ohio. Born on December 11, 1912, in Knott County, he was the son of the late Alfred Hicks and Dora Ellen Bolen Hicks. He retired in 1977 as a govern ment employee at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, where he worked for Aero Space Medical Research Lab. He was formerly employed by Elkhorn Coal Company. He is survived by his wife, Martha Sexton Hicks of Conover, Ohio. Other survivors include four sons, Billy J. Hicks of Springfield, Ohio, Charles E. Hicks of Crawfordville, Florida, Jim R. Hicks of Wellington, Ohio, John Hicks of Urbana; three daughters, Deloris Gilliam of Bucyrus, Ohio, Betty L. Paylor of New Washington, Ohio, Brenda J. Gustin of Fletcher, Ohio; three brothers, Ber t Hicks of Prestonsburg, Orville Hicks of Round Head, Ohio, Roger W. Hicks of Ashtabula, Ohio; one sister, Millie Dudley of Langley; Burial  in the Rosedale Cemetery, in Conover, Ohio

HICKS, Julia Age, 88, of Prestonsburg, died Monday, June 5, 2000, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, following an extended illness. Born on April 28, 1912, at Buckeye, she was the daughter of the late Jasper and Nancy Johnson Slone. She was a member of the United Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur L. Hicks. Survivors include three sons, Jay Hicks of Mansfield, Ohio, Charles E. Hicks and Martin T. Hicks, both of Prestonsburg; one daughter, Nancy Adams of Prestonsburg; one brother, Elmond Slone of Hueysville, 11 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren.. Burial was in the Hicks Family Cemetery, Middle Creek, Prestonsburg

HICKS, Lawrence  Age, 71, died Saturday, 27 November 1976, at his home at Langley, victim of a sudden illness. Born September 13, 1905, in Knott County, he was a son of the late Alfred  and Dora Ellen Bolen Hicks.  He was a retired miner and was a member of United Mine Workers of America at Wayland. Survivors include his widow Mrs. Mary Johnson Hicks, five sons, Eugene and Danny Hicks both of Langley, Bobby Hicks of Clay City, Scotty Hicks of Lexington, and Joe Paul Hicks of Wayland;  five daughters, Mrs. Ethel Hicks Hunter of Cincinnati, O., Ruby Gay Hicks Bentley of Seaford, VA  ,Mrs. Gladys Battle of Jacksonville, FL, and Mrs. Darlene Hicks Palmer of Williamsburg, VA;  five brothers, Elbert Hicks of Kenton, O., John M Hicks of Celery, O., Bert Hicks of North Manchester, Ind, Orville Hicks of Bell Center, O,  and Roger Hicks of Ashtabula, O, two sisters Mrs. Polly Hicks Hayes of Ann Arbor, Mich and Mrs. Millie Hicks Dudley of Langley, 23 grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted at 10am, Tuesday at the Stone Coal Regular Baptist Church, Baptist Bottom,  by Regular Baptist ministers.  Burial was made in the Bolen cemetery on Rock Fork under direction of Marion Funeral Chapel.

HICKS, Liza B. Age 82, of Garrett, d, May 20, 1999, in Highlands Regional Medical Center, She was bom October 2, 1916, in Clintwood, Virginia, d/o  Jessie and Lina Mullins Stewart. w/o, Tandy Hicks. She is survived by three sons, James E. Hicks of Cadiz, T.J. Hicks of Lima, Ohio and Glenn Hicks of Albion, Michigan; one daughter, Patsy Prater of Spring City, Tennessee; one sister, Pearl Hicks of Elkhorn City; Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.

HICKS, Louise  Age, 62, of Hueysville, wife of the late Blaine Hicks, died Monday, December 25, 2000, at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Born July 2, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Solomon and Virgie Tackett Adkins. She was a retired custodian at Allen Central High School. Survivors include three sons, Ricky Dean Hicks, Duane Eddie Hicks and Ronald Keith Hicks, all of Hueysville; two brothers, Wayne and Vernon Adkins of Hueysville; one sister, Mae Duff of Hueysville; and two grandchildren, Melanie Nicole and Fred Tyler Hicks. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, December 29, at Maytown Methodist Church in Maytown, with ministers Roy Harlow, Jerry Manns and Paul Rice officiating. Burial will follow in the Adkins Cemetery at Prater Fork, Hueysville, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin. Visitation was held Wednesday, December 27, at the church. (FCT'S)

HICKS, Lucy  Age, 72, of Topmost, died Friday, September 8, 2000, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin, following an extended illness. Born on October 14, 1927, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Elijah and Lona Caudill Hall. She was a member of the Rose of Sharon Old Regular Baptist Church in Michigan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Freeman Hicks. Survivors include three sons, Blaine Hicks, Duane Hicks, and Carl Lee Hicks, all of Michigan; one daughter, Emma Jean Peppers, of Michigan; five brothers, Jonah Hall, and Russell Hall, both of Topmost, Lawrence Hall of Shaumberg, Illinois, Clarence Hall of Lewisburg, Tennessee, Freddie Hall of Elyria, Ohio; six sisters, Ocie Smith of Wichita Kansas, Socie Osborne of Dema, Daisy Hicks of Taylor, Michigan, Norma Bergeron of Punta Gorda, Florida, JoAnna Collins of Greenfield, Indiana, Nadean Thornsberry of Topmost; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, September 12, at 11 a.m., at the Providence Old Regular Baptist Church, at Topmost, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in the Joe Hall Cemetery, at Topmost, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Mabry, b. 9-16-1915, Wayland, F.C., s/o Woots and Susie Allen Hicks, d. Oct 11, 1988, MARH, F.C., bur: Hicks Cem, Dema

HICKS, Mae Banks, 91  d-Mar. 27 1992  d/o   James & Callie Derossett Banks

HICKS, Manis  Age, 73, of Hueysville, died Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at his residence. Born August 4, 1930, in Knott County, he was the son of the late Evan and Alice Chaffins Hicks. He was a retired coal miner, and attended the Regular Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Emma Jean Slone Hicks. Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law: David and Sue Hicks of St. Mary’s Ohio, Randy and Saundra Hicks, and Jimmy Hicks, all of Hueysville; daughters and sons-in-law, Debbie and Bufford Owens, and Margie and Bill Hughes, all of Garrett; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, and wife, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Linda Brock Smith; three brothers: Amos Hicks, Okie Hicks, and Ezra Hicks; and two sisters: Claudette Brown and Naomi Combs. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, June 25, at 7 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin; graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., on Saturday, at the cemetery, with Jerry Manns officiating. Burial will be in the Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, in St. Mary’s Ohio, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Orville James  Age 74, of Nelsonville, Oh., died Saturday, May 18, 2002, at the Riverside Methodist Hospital. He was a retired employee of General Motors, a member of UAW Local 969, and a WW II Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clara and Adam Hicks. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Emogene Hicks; daughters, Alice (Glenn) Wellman of Johnstown, Oh., and Dorothy (Jim) Bower of Westerville, Oh.; sister, Ruth Rowe of KY.; brothers, Hansel (Marcella) Hicks, and Gene (Alma) Hicks, both of Mi., Curtis (Julie) Hicks, of Az., Tom (Martha) Hicks and Hubbard Hicks, both of KY.; five grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, May 22, 2002, 2:00 p.m., in the Long Funeral Home, 5528 Cleveland Avenue (one block south of St. Rt. 161). Interment will follow in the Blendon Central Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Skunza Funeral Service, 5528 Cleveland Avenue. (FCT'S)

Hicks, Osie Hale , Age 87, of Blue River, died Sunday, January 31, 1999, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. She was born February 13, 1911, in West Prestonsburg, the daughter of the late Henry Hale and Daisy Slone Hale. She was a mem-her of the Irene Coal Memorial Survivors include her husband, Joe Hicks; one son, Jack Hicks of Blue River; two brothers, Charley Hale of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Arthur Hale of Spear Fish, South Dakota, five grandchildren and fiveFuneral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 3, at 2 p.m. at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with the clergyman Vernon Slone officiating. Burial will be in Richmond Cemetery, Prestonsburg, with the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, caring for those arrangements.

HICKS, Paul  Age, 33, of Garrett, died Saturday, April 5, 2003, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital. Born December 22, 1969, in Floyd County, he was the son of Lawrence and Roxie Whitaker Hicks. He was a disabled tool dresser. He is survived by his wife, Sarah Crider Hicks. In addition to his wife, and parents, he is survived by one son, Mike McGuire of Prestonsburg; one daughter, Khayla Crider of Hueysville; one brother, Brent Hicks of Hueysville; one sister, Michelle Handshoe of Hueysville; two grandsons, James Michael McGuire and Nathaniel Ralph McGuire; his grandmothers, Madge Hicks of Hueysville, and Armine Whitaker of Magoffin County. In addition to his grandfathers, Rex Hicks and Alan Whitaker, he was preceded in death by one son, Paul Blake Hicks. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, April 9, at 2 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with Jimmy Hall, and others, officiating. Burial will be in the Hicks Family Cemetery, at Garrett, under direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Active pallbearers: Brent Hicks, Tim Hicks, David Howard, Eric Conley, Jacolby Qualls, Perry Crider, Roger Crider, and Michael McGuire. Honorary pallbearers: Belvra Crider, Brent Handshoe, Clarence Hicks, Jimmy Miller, Lawrence Hicks, Donald Collins, Brett Collins, Christian Collins, John McKinster, Jack Osborne, Rodney Osborne, Dusty Hale, B.J. Crider, and all employees of R & J Well Service.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Raymond born 02-02-1906 died 02-13-99 the son of Dave and Ruby Alan Hicks husband of Virgie Ousley Hicks burial: Hicks cemetery at Hippo

HICKS, Rex Age 82, of Hueysville, d. January 1, 1998, at H R M C, Prestonsburg
B.  March 24, 1915 in Knott County, s/o  George and Matilda Engle Hicks. h/o Madge Hicks; three sons, Lawrence Hicks, Jasper Hicks and Clarence Hicks, all of Hueysville; five daughters, Becky Howard and Betty Sue Wicker, both of Hueysville, Mima Sue Bolen of Garrett, Nancy Sparkman of Prestonsburg and Eliza Miller of Decoy, Burial was in the Hicks Family Cemetery at Hueysville.

HICKS, Richard Ruiel Sr.  Age, 72, of Lynchburg, Va., died Saturday, August 18, 2001, in the Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Rosemary Feild Hicks. Born August 21, 1928, in Garrett, KY., he was a son of the late Richard and Stella Sword Hicks. He was a U.S. Marine Corps Korean War veteran, a graduate of Lynchburg College, and a retired agent with Horace Mann Insurance Company. He was a member of Heritage United Methodist Church. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Richard Ruiel Hicks Jr.; and one daughter, Elizabeth H. Barnes; one brother, Eddie S. Hicks; one grandson, Matthew J. Barnes, all of Lynchburg. He was preceded in death by his brother, Randall S. Hicks. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, August 22, at Diuguid Waterlick Chapel, Lynchburg, Va., with the Rev. Dr. Kenneth B. Bryan officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. Those wishing to make memorial contributions, please consider Heritage United Methodist Church. (FCT'S)

HICKS, Ricky Daryl   Age, 43, of Prestonsburg, died Monday, March 5, 2007, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born October 22, 1963, in McDowell, he was the son of Carlene Hicks of Drift, and the late William Lee Hicks. He was a disabled construction worker; and a member of the Tabernacle Church in Prestonsburg.  In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Shirley Collins Hicks. Other survivors include a son, David Ryan Hicks of Prestonsburg; a daughter, Stephanie Ann Figg of Fairfield, Ohio; a brother, Tommy Hicks of Drift; and a sister, Shirley Noble of Minnie. Funeral services were held Thursday, March 8, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Paul Aiken and Carl Woods officiating. Burial was in the Drift Cemetery, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.  Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S 03-09-2007)

HICKS, Rose Mary  Age, 69, of David, died Wednesday, September 15, 1999+ at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was born January 5, 1930, in Pyramid, the d/o Bud Hicks and Elizabeth Ratliff ' Hicks. w/o Clifford Hicks; two sons,` Clifford Keith Hicks of David, Rodrney Hicks of Langley; one daughter, Deborah Click of David; one brother, Edgel Hicks of N. Manchester, Indiana; two sisters, Aim Jean Gibson of Danville, Wilton Hicks of Roann, Indiana; Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel,

HICKS, Ruth Edna Age 72, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, March 21, 1999, at her residence. She was born in Floyd County, the daughter of Lucille Ousley, of Allen, and the late Curtis Ousley Sr. , w/o James Hicks, who died in 1985. In addition to her mother, she is survived by two sons, Robert Curtis Hicks of Elizabethtown, James Douglas Hicks of Lexington; one brother, Curtis Ousley Jr., of Southpoint, Ohio; two sisters, Roberta Conley of Orange, Texas, Sonja Fay Ratliff of Allen

HICKS, Sedge Sr.  Age 75, of Garrett, KY., husband of Sarah Whitaker Hicks, passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2001, at the Kindred Hospital, Louisville, KY., following an extended illness. He was born September 9, 1926, in Hippo, KY., the son of the late Joseph Hicks and Maudie Bailey Hicks. Mr. Hicks was a retired transportation worker for the Indiana State Highway Department, and a member of the Salt Lick Community Church, Hueysville, KY. Mr. Hicks was a firm believer and supporter of education and educational processes. In addition to his wife, Sarah, he is survived by one son, Sedge Hicks Jr., Butler, IN; three daughters, Billie M. O’Quinn and Maudie Sexton, both of Garrett, KY., and Betty Blomeke, Waterloo, IN; two brothers, Monroe Hicks, Plymouth, OH, Cecil Hicks, Lima, OH; two sisters, Cynthia Gillette, Fort Meyers, FL, Jeanette Bailey, Plymouth, OH; and ten grandchildren, Tim Blomeke, Nick Blomeke, Robby Sexton, Michael Sexton, Jason Hicks, Brian Hicks, Adam Hicks, Kevin O’Quinn, Kyle O’Quinn, and Morgan Sexton. Mr. Hicks was preceded in death by one grandchild, Steve Blomeke. Funeral services for Sedge Hicks Sr., will be conducted today, December 14, 2001, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with Jeff Prater and Chester Varney, clergymen, officiating. Burial will follow in the Hicks Cemetery, Hippo, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky. Visitation was at the funeral home, with special singing. (FCT'S)

HICKS, Sherrill Rodney   Age 63, of Lexington, formerly of Eastern, husband of Trilby Huff Hicks, passed away Friday, February 23, 2007, in the St. Joseph Hospice Care Center, in Lexington. He was born July 20, 1943, in Northern, the son of Lace Hicks of Eastern, and the late Otha Martin Hicks. He was a forklift operator for Lexington Bluegrass Army Depot, in Richmond, a member of the Nicholasville Christian Church, a member of the Garrett Chapter of Disabled American Veterans Chapter 128, and a Ham Radio operator KF4IUB. In addition to his wife and father, survivors include three sisters: Darlene (Clifford) Blanton of Langley, Franceen (Danny) Crum of Martin, and Charlene (Mike) Dingus of Orange Park, Florida; his step-mother, Ola M. Hicks; step-sisters, Stephanie Walton and Beverly Martin; five nephews: Millard Blanton, Cecil Blanton, Travis Crum, Dewayne Martin, and Alan Martin; and a niece, Lacey Michelle Dingus Whitley. Funeral services for Sherrill Rodney Hicks were conducted Tuesday, February 27, at 11:00 a.m., in the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin, with Clergyman Ken Gayheart officiating. Burial was in the Martin Cemetery, in Eastern, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Millard Blanton, Cecil Blanton, Travis Crum, Dewayne Martin, Alan Martin, and Phil Frasure. Honorary: Lacey Michelle Dingus Whitley. (FCT'S 02-28-2007)

HICKS, Tandy Age 87, of Garrett, d, October 31, 1997, at HRMC in Prestonsburg, . Born in Knott County on February 23, 1910, s/o  Thomas and Artie Oliver Hicks. He was a member of the Stonecoal Old Regular Baptist Church since 1974. h/o , Liza Belle Mullins Hicks; three sons, James E. Hicks of Cadiz, Glenn Hicks of Albion, Michigan, and TJ. Hicks of Lima, Ohio; one daughter, Patsy Prater of Wyandotte, Michigan; one brother, Talt Hicks of Elkhorn City; . Burial was made in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel

HICKS, T.J. Age 59, of Lima, Ohio, died Tuesday, October 12, 1999, at his residence. Born April 30, 1940, in Garrett, s/o Tandy and Liza B. Hicks, He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, and a member of U.A.W. h/o Janice I. Jones Hicks. Other survivors include two sons, T.J. Hicks Jr. of Novi, Michigan, Todd A. Hicks of Lima; one daughter, Tonjia Pugsley of Lakeview, Ohio; two brothers, James E. Hicks of Kentucky, Glenn Hicks of Albion, Michigan; one sister, Patsy Prater of Tennessee; Burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery.

HICKS, Virgie Castle Hale  Age, 96, of Fredville, died Sunday, January 14, 2001, at Mt. Manor Nursing Home, Prestonsburg, following an extended illness. Born on December 16, 1904, in Mid, she was the daughter of the late Elbert Castle and Nearie Shepherd Castle. She was twice married, first to R.B. Hale, and later to Dan Hicks, both preceded her in death. Survivors include five sons, Jesse James Hale and Roy Hicks, both of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Ruben Hale of Hope, Ellis Shepherd of Hope, Lindburg Hale of Gunlock; three daughters, Bonnie Crisp of Banner, Opal Hale of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Charity Hardy of Scottsdale, Arizona; one sister, Pearlie Howard of Prestonsburg; 13 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 17, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with James Harmon officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel. Pallbearers will be Jesse James Hale, Ruben Hale, Ellis Shepherd, David Hale, Preston Hale, Brandon Hale, Phillip Crisp, Darryl Crisp and Matthew Crisp.  (FCT'S)

HICKS, Virgie  Age 90, of Hippo, passed away on Tuesday, April 9, 2002, at Riverview Health Care Center. She was born in Risner, KY., on October 9, 1911, the daughter of the late Obe and Mary Jones Ousley. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Hicks, in February 1990. She is survived by three daughters, Edna Mae (Wayne) Harner of Jackson, Mi., Wanda F. (Billy Ray) Hayes of Hueysville, and Loyce R. (John) Kirk of Paintsville, and Crystal River Florida; seven grandchildren, Teresa Harner Vinton, Paula Harner, Randy Harner, Shari Harner, Dr. Steven Hayes, John C. Kirk, and Kim Kirk; and ten great-grandchildren, Richie Vinton, Johnny Zakrzewski, Chinelle Rulison, Andy Rulison, Trevor Harner, Matthew Harner, Rachael Hayes, Will Hayes, Alex Kirk, and Molly Kirk; and one sister, Ethel Sparks of Peru, Indiana. She was a member of the Old Regular Baptist Church for 66 years. Funeral services will be on Saturday, April 13, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, at Martin, KY., with the Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Hicks Cemetery, at Hippo, KY, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Pallbearers: Dr. Stan Hayes, John C. Kirk, Randy Harner, Richie Vinton, Andy Rulison, and John Zakrzewski. (FCT'S)

HICKS, Virginia C.  Age, 75, of Prestonsburg, died Thursday, March 22, 2001, at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington. She was born November 27, 1925, at Martin, the daughter of the late Whits and Alva Ousley Click. She is survived by her husband, Willie Hicks. Other survivors include one son, Jeffrey Hicks of Prestonsburg; three daughters, Judith Crager of Flatwoods, Brenda Porter of Stanville, and Janet Hicks of Prestonsburg; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, March 25, at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel. Pallbearers were Terry Sizemore, David Reffitt, John Martin Porter, John Richard Porter, Kelly Justice, Brian Nelson and Paul Reffitt. (FCT'S)

HICKS, Verna Mae  Age, 72, of Wilmington, Ohio, formerly of Martin, KY., died Thursday, January 3, 2002, at the Clinton Memorial Hospital, Wilmington, Ohio. Born on June 3, 1929, in Risner, KY., she was the daughter of the late James Hale and Sarah Prater Hale. She was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Burnis Hicks. Other survivors include one son, Bill (Shirley) Hicks of Wilmington Ohio; three daughters, Carol Vance of Mason, Ohio, Pam (Edward) Fizer of Sabina, Ohio, Malesa Smith of Maineville, Ohio; two brothers, Clyde (Brenda) Hale of Martin, KY., Lawrence (Iley) Hale of Prestonsburg, KY.; six grandchildren, Jeanette (Mike) Coady, Mark Vance, Krista (William) Rowe, Jarrod Hicks, Sarah Fizer and Ashley Fizer; one great-grandchild, Corinne Coady. She was preceded in death by one brother, Bill Hale, and four sisters, Pearly Prater, Thelma Ousley, Okea Haywood, and Virginia Adkins. Services will be conducted Monday, January 7, 2002, at noon, at the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South St., Wilmington, Ohio, with Pastor Kelly D. McInerney officiating. Burial will be in the Miami Cemetery, Corwin, Ohio, under the direction of Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, Wilmington, Ohio. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HICKS, William Lee: January 22, 1937 December 16, 1989, h/o Carlene Collins Hicks, Father of Ricky Hicks, Tommy W. Hicks, Shirley Hicks,

HIGGINS, Carlos H.  Obit  (HFH) Photo

HIGGINS, Linzie, "High", b. Sept 3, 1903, F.C., s/o Phillip and Linda Ratliff Higgins, d.3-18-1988,.Magoffin Co KY, h/o Ida Stewart Higgins, bur: Lucy Hall Cem . McDowell.

Hieronymus, Charles Jerome , Age87, died Thursday, February 11, 1999, in Prestonsburg. He was born October 24, 1911, in Lee County, the son of the late Charles Burrows and Katherine Horton Hieronymus. He was a long time resident of Frenchburg, Barbourville and McKee. He attended the McKee Baptist Church. After completing his education at Western Kentucky Teachers College, he taught school at St. Helens and Glen Eden (where he was head teacher) in Lee County. He also taught school at Morehead. He then worked 40 years with the U.S. Department of Agriculture in the Soil Conservation Service. He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Anna May Jackson  Hieronymus. He is survived by a son Charles Jerome Hieronymous Jr. of Prestonsburg; five brothers, Wilmer, Albert, Ben, Paul and Jack; and two sisters, Gene Shepherd and Sue Jackson; and three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, February 14, at 2 p.m., at the Newman Funeral Home Chapel, Beattyville, with minister Thomas O'Brien officiating. Burial was in the Hieronymus Cemetery, Lee County, under the direction of Newnam Funeral Home Chapel.

HILL, Corinne Allen   Age, 81, of Scott Depot, West Virginia, died Sunday, April 27, 2003, at Broadmore Assisted Living. Born July 15, 1921, in Columbus, Ohio, she was the daughter of John Alban Allen and Ruth Clark Allen. She was a homemaker and a member of the Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lon Clay Hill, on October 5, 2000. Survivors include one daughter, Florence Allen Hill McNeeley of 131 Beechwood Estates, Scott Depot, West Virginia; five sons, Lon Clay Hill Jr. of Miramar, Florida, John Alban Hill of Lake City, Florida, Joseph Davidson Hill of Batavia, Ohio, Thomas Clark Hill of Cincinnati, Ohio, and James Edward Hill of Huntington, West Virginia; nine grandchildren, Jeremiah Suti Hill, John Carter Jarrell, Jason Louchery Hill, Duncan Lambert Hill, Larry Clay McNeely II, Corinne Elizabeth McNeely, Mary Katherine McNeely, and Ethan James Hill. Graveside funeral services will be conducted Thursday, May 1, at 3 p.m., at Richmond Memorial Cemetery, Prestonsburg, with Rev. Mark Walz officiating. Visitation is Thursday, 1:30 p.m., until 2:30 p.m., at the funeral home. Carter Funeral Home is serving the Hill family.  (FCT'S)

HILL, Exilee Stamper    Age 86, of Morehead, formerly of Prestonsburg, died Saturday, October 27, 2007, at the Life Care Cen- ter. Born on May 30, 1921, in Hindman, she was the daughter of the late James Carman Stamper and Ruthena Ritchie Stamper. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Highland Avenue Freewill Baptist Church. She was twice married, first to Homer Neeley, who preceded her in death on March 8, 1982, and later to James Polk Hill III, who preceded her in death on November 23, 1987. Survivors include a sister, Martha Combs of New Richmond Ohio; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husbands, and parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers: James, Claude, Tom and Jack Stamper; and two sisters: Jessie Gibson and Marie Campbell. Funeral services were held Tuesday, October 30, at 11 a. m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, with Bill Campbell officiating. Interment was in the Neeley Family Cemetery, on the Left Fork of Abbott, in Prestonsburg. The family has entrusted arrangements to Carter Funeral Home.  Published: October 31, 2007

HILL, Lon Clay  Age, 84, of Elkins, West Virginia, formerly of Prestonsburg, died Thursday, October 5, 2000, at the Davis Memorial Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on March 6, 1916, in Prestonsburg, he was the son of the late Edward P. Hill and Adda Mae Davis Hill. He was a purchasing agent of Princess Elkhorn Coal Company at David; president and general manager of Elmac Corporation in Huntington, West Virginia, and was a member of the Methodist Church. He graduated from Westerville, Ohio, High School and attended Ohio State University. He is survived by his wife, Corinne Allen Hill. Other survivors include five sons, Lon Clay Hill Jr. of Davie, Florida, John Alban Hill of Inglis, Florida, Joseph Davidson Hill of Carrollton, Texas, Thomas Clark Hill of Cincinnati, Ohio, James Edward Hill of Huntington, West Virginia; one daughter, Florence Allen McNeeley of Buckhannon, West Virginia; one sister, Myrtle "Myrtie" H. Davis of Prestonsburg; and nine grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, October 8, at 1 p.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Wayne Sayre officiating. Burial was in the Richmond Memorial Cemetery, Prestonsburg, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Lon Clay Hill, Thomas C. Hill, Joseph D. Hill, Larry C. McNeeley II, Jason L. Hill, Duncan Hill, Larry C. McNeeley and Aaron Hill. In lieu of flowers, contributions suggested to the Floyd County Library, Prestonsburg.  (FCT'S)

HILL, Madgeline Age 38, of Betsy Layne, d., October 20, 1997, in an auto accident on KY. 680 at Grethel. Born July 11, 1959 in Pike County, d/o  Hansford and Mary Ellen Blankenship Bowens. w/o Roy Allen Hill; one son, Adam Lee Hill of Betsy Layne; one daughter, Jessica Queen Hill of Betsy Layne; five brothers, William Hansford Bowens of Betsy Layne, Melvin Bowens of Johns Creek, Arvid Bowens and David Bowens, both of Battle Creek, Michigan, and Ralph Watkins of Harold; and five sisters, Christine McCoy and Delores Hall, both of Ivel, Lesey Ruel of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Sally Charles of Pierceston, Indiana, and Lacie Robinson of Pikeville. Burial was in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel

HILL, Menzie Goble   Age, 83, of Prestonsburg, died Wednesday, October 18, 2006, at the Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center, in Paintsville. Born January 20, 1923, in Martin County, she was the daughter of the late I.D. “Dock” and Bessie Delong Goble. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ, in Prestonsburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Hill. Survivors include a daughter, Bessie Lynn Hill of Prestonsburg; five brothers: Nathan Goble, of Debord, Cecil Goble of Mansfield, Elzie Goble, George Goble, and Russell Goble, all of Debord; three sisters: Sarah Sword of Pasadena, Texas, Cora Crabtree of Lucasville, Ohio, and Fannie Mae Buskirk of Attica, Ohio. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Ida Faye Hill Johnson; three brothers: Linzie Goble, Ernest Goble, and Ira Goble; and a sister, Lou Emma Workman. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, October 21, at 1 p.m., at the Church of Christ, in Prestonsburg, with Rick Kelly and B. Joe Hill officiating. Burial will be in the Goble Cemetery, in Debord, (Martin County), under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S 10-20-2006)

HILL, Reddy Hall   Age, 72, of Topmost, died Thursday, March 4, 2004, at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington. Born November 20, 1931, in Wheelwright, she was the daughter of the late Willie K. and Delphia Stacy Hall. She was homemaker. She is survived by her husband, Lee Hill Jr. Other survivors include her sons: Leon Hall (wife, Teresa) and Jerry Hill (wife, Teresa), both of Topmost; daughters: Deborah Hill (husband, Ray), and Betty Branham, both of Wheelwright, Ruby Johnson (husband, Luther), and Rose Johnson (husband, Randy), both of Bevinsville, Opal Hall (husband, Jerry), Connie Sue Slone (husband, Danny Ray), and Ann Bolen (husband, Roger), all of Topmost; a sister, Alberta Hall of Eaton Rapids, Michigan; a half-sister, Josie Isaac of Wheelwright; 29 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Willard Hall and Leo Hall; two brothers: Noah Hall and Bill Hall; and a sister, Sarahdine Hall. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, March 7, at 1 p.m., at the Joppa Old Regular Baptist Church, at Melvin, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Buckingham Cemetery, at Bevinsville, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HILL, Ruby  Age 58, of Buffalo Grove, Illinois, died Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at her residence. Born January 31, 1944, in Pikeville, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Virgil Daniels and Ocie Thacker Daniels. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Hill. Survivors include one son, Larry Adkins (Tammy), of Ferryville, WI.; three daughters, Lavergne Adkins, of Fox Lake, IL., Lisa Rena Saul (Steven), of Buffalo Grove, IL., and Lois Banaszkiewicz, of Geno, WI.; two brothers, Larry Daniels and James C. Daniels, both of Stanville, Kentucky; one sister, Lorraine Anderson, of Pikeville, Kentucky; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services for Ruby Hill were conducted Sunday, June 30, 2002, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Kentucky, with Rev. William Jarrell officiating. Burial was in the Daniels Family Cemetery, Stanville, Kentucky, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers for Ruby Hill were: Keith Adkins, Vennie Banaszkiewicz, Jamie Daniels, Paul Daniels, James Jarrell, Wally Banaszkiewicz, Steve Saul, Bill Lewis, Richard Daniels, and Eric Lewis. (FCT'S)

HILLMAN, Regenia May Age, 88, of Estill, died Wednesday, June 6, 2000, at the Walnut Creek Nursing, Kettering Ohio. Born on May 7, 1912, in Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late F.B. Connors and Minnie Griffin Connors. She was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church, Estill. She was twice married, first to Clarence F. Payne, and later to Henry Hillman. Both preceded her in death. Survivors include one son, Chester Payne of Detroit, Michigan; one daughter, Billie Linebaugh of Florissant, Missouri; one brother, Ballard Connors of Dayton, Ohio, Funeral services were conducted Saturday, June 10, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, with the Rev. Clinton Jones officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, under V! direction of Hall Funeral Home. Serving as pallbearers were Hugh Mathis, Rick Linebaugh, Kevin Linebaugh, Eddie Payne, Bob Connors, Denzil Connors, Rick Connors and Tommy Sparkman.

HINCHMAN, Virgil Otis   Obit    Virgil Hinchman was raised by my great great grandparents and his grandparents, William M. Hubbard, Jr. and Sarah "Sallie" Hammons Hubbard, following the deaths of Virgil's parents. A copy of this newspaper clipping was given to me by my cousin, Cora Coburn Stephens Meadows.

HINES, Charles Eugene "Charlie"  Jr. Age, 62, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, July 30, 2000, of a sudden illness at his residence. Born on July 29, 1938, he was the son of Dorothy Mulliken Hines and the late Charles Eugene Hines Sr. He was a retired Polygraph examiner for the Kentucky State Police, Post No. 9, in Pikeville. He was affiliated with the Fitzpatrick First Baptist Church, Prestonsburg. He was a United States Navy veteran. He is survived by his wife, Pamela Marshall Hines. Other survivors include two sons, Randall Hines of Mount Laurel, New Jersey, Douglas Hines of Burlington, New Jersey; two stepsons, Stephen Frasure of Hueysville, Michael Frasure of Langley; one brother, James Richard Hines of Atlanta, Georgia; one sister, Carolyn Sue Stevens of Frederick, Maryland; six grandchildren and one step-granddaughter. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, August 2, at 11 a.m., at the Fitzpatrick First Baptist Church, Prestonsburg, with Rev. Jennings West officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Prestonsburg.   

HINES, Virginia D. Age, 81, of Prestonsburg, KY., died Tuesday, March 26, 2002, following an extended illness. Born on August 13, 1920, at Lackey, KY., she was the daughter of the late Bee and Bessie DeRossett Daniels. She was a retired florist and a member of the Irene Cole Memorial Baptist Church, Prestonsburg, KY. Survivors include two daughters, Rosemary Leslie of Prestonsburg, KY., Nell Ruth Leslie Slone of Martin, KY.; nine grandchildren, Kim, Jim, Pam, Lora, David, Karen, Mark, Joe Dale, and Sherri Lynn, and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Judith Gale Leslie Shepherd; one sister, Ruth Hazlett; and one brother, Clay Daniels. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, March 29, 2002, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY., with Rev. Arnold Turner officiating. Burial will be in the Family Cemetery, Abbott Mountain, Prestonsburg, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HINKLE, Clarence Lee , Age 61, of Stanville, died Sunday, December 20, 1998, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital in Martin, following an extended illness. Born November 30, 1937 in Pike County, he was the son of the late Clarence and Wilda Scalf Hinkle. He was a disabled Coal miner and a member of the Mattie Methodist Church in Louisa. Survivors include his wife, Tilda Robinsor, Hinkle;Burial was in the AC 'Young Cemetery at Varney

HINKLE, Florence Moore b. 03-13-1904 d. 11-25-1990 d/o Albert & Emma Stumbo Moore, w/o Bert Hinkle, bur: Lucy Hall Cem, McDowell

HINKLE, Kenneth  Age, 70, of Sebring, Florida, formerly of McDowell, died October 28, 2000, at Highlands Regional Medical Center in Sebring. Born in McDowell, he was the son of the late Birch (Burt) and Florence Moore Hinkle. He was a mechanic and the owner of Ken Hinkle Service Center in Sebring, to which he moved in 1963. He was a deacon at Whispering Pines Baptist Church, a US Navy veteran of the Korean War, a past commander of VFW Post 4300, and former member of American Legion Post 74. He also served on the Color Guard Unit for Sebring High School football games. Survivors include his wife, Hila Blackburn Hinkle of Sebring, formerly of Martin; a daughter, Brenda Ezell of Ft. Sill, Oklahoma; a son, Kenny Hinkle Jr. of Sebring; five sisters, Laura Allen of Minnie, Vernice Hall and Nola Adams, both of New London, Ohio, Shirley Pack of Pataskala, Ohio, and Anna Mae McDermott of Lima, Ohio; a brother, Jackie Hinkle of McDowell; several grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. Funeral services were November 2, at Morris Funeral Chapel, with Rev. Jim Rivers and Rev. James Annis officiating. Burial, with military honors, was in Oak Hill Cemetery, Lake Placid. (FCT'S)

HINTON, Billy  67,   d-June 5, 1998 January  b-31,1931 s/o John & Edie Branham Hinton. h/o Barbara A.Hinton

HITCHCOCK, Abbie Gail  Obit  Submitted by         From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HITCHCOCK, Juanita  Age, 46, of Staffordsville, died Friday, April 13, 2001, at her residence. Born on January 12, 1955, in Johnson County, she was the daughter of Beulah Fairchild and the late Clate Fairchild. She is survived by her husband, John Daniel “Dan” Hitchcock Sr. Other survivors include one son, John Hitchcock of Auxier; three daughters, Nancy Pelphrey of Oil Springs, Sue Williams and Beth Curtsinger, both of Paintsville; two brothers, Gary Fairchild and Larry Fairchild, both of Paintsville; three sisters, June Rowland of Winchester, Judy Sexton and Darlene Hitchcock, both of Paintsville; and six grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, April 15, at 2 p.m., at the Staffordsville Free Will Baptist Church, with John Michael Blanton officiating. Burial was in the Staffordsville Church Cemetery, under the direction of Jones-Preston Funeral Home, Paintsville. (FCT'S)

HOBBS, Joe H. Age 80,  d, April 27, 1999, . He was a member of the Church of Christ of Lookout Valley. He was a veteran of World War II, . He was a graduate of Wayland High. h/o Evelyn S. Hobbs; two stepsons, Gary Brown of Chattanooga, and Chuck Brown of Birmingham, Alabama; three sisters, Alda Gibson of Langley, Tula Turner of Allen, and Lois Gault of Chattanooga; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Burial was in Lakewood Memory Gardens, West.

HOBBS, Toy P.  Sr.,    Age 52, of Hamilton, Ohio, passed away suddenly at Ft. Hamilton Hospital, Thursday afternoon May 29, 2003. He was born on October 10, 1950, in Martin, Floyd County, Kentucky, the son of Raymond and Betty (Mosley) Hobbs. He was educated in the Ross Local Schools and Hamilton City Schools, graduating from Taft High School in 1969. He was employed by Mosler Safe Company for over 25 years. He was a loving Dad and Grandpa. He was an avid golfer and U.K. basketball fan. He was a member of Stahlheber Baptist Church. He is survived by three children, Toy Hobbs, II and his wife Lea Ann of Miamitown, Tara Davenport and her husband Jay of Hamilton, Rachel Hobbs of Sharonville; one sister, Illa Hibbard and her husband Tom of Hamilton; four grandchildren, Mallory Hobbs, Chelub, Alexis and Gabrielle Davenport; his parents, Raymond and Betty Hobbs of Hamilton; one nephew, Tommy Hibbard; his grandmother, Areitta Mosley of Michigan and his fiance Debbie Minor of Hamilton.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Toy and Mary Hobbs and Arthur Mosley. Funeral service at Charles C. Young Funeral Home, 4032 Hamilton-Cleves Road, Ross, Ohio, Monday 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Harold Thompson of Stahlheber Baptist Church officiating. Burial in Venice Cemetery, Ross, Ohio. Visitation 11:00 a.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Stahlheber Baptist Church, Media Center, 1800 Stahlheber Road, Hamilton, Ohio 45013.  (May 31, 2003 Journal News, Hamilton, Ohio)

HOCKENSMITH, Belva Anne, b. 2-29-1908, F.C., d/o John and Viola Stephens Hamilton, d. 1-15-1988, Ga

HOAG, Lois Ann  Age, 61, of Albion, Michigan, died Saturday, February 17, 2001, at her home. She was born November 30, 1939, in Betsy Layne, the daughter of Castle and Alice Lynch Collins. She was a former member of the Marengo Methodist Church, the Marengo Extension Group, and a 4-H leader. She is survived by her husband, Raymond S. Hoag Jr. Other survivors include his parents, Castle and Alice Collins of Betsy Layne; one daughter, Sharon Leeann Nelson of Albion; one son, Rick Steven Hoag of Quincy; two brothers, Larry Gene Collins of Betsy Layne, Danny Joe Collins of Sevierville, Tennessee; and five grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 21, at 1 p.m., at the J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home, Albion. Interment will be at Albion Memory Gardens. (FCT'S)

HOBSON, Augustus  Obit  printed June 1, 1961 (FCT'S) Submitted by 

HOBSON, Inez C.  Obit  Submitted by        From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HOBSON, James Henry Age 89, of 708 Jason Lane, Noblesville, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2005, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville. He was born on May 5, 1915, in McDowell, the son of George Douglas and Mary Catherine Fife Hobson. He had lived in Fayette County, until October of 2002, when he went to Noblesville to be near his daughter. He enlisted on May 4, 1942, at Ft. Thomas, Kentucky as a T/4 Sgt. in the United States Army Medical. He served in the 3rd Medical Depot Company (supply department) while serving in New Zealand, Australia, New Guinea, and the Philippine Islands. He had received the Good Conduct medal, Philippine Liberation Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Ribbon with three Bronze Stars. He was discharged in December of 1945, at Ft. Knox as a T/4 Sergeant. He was a member of the American Legion and the Little Children's Home Church of the Old Regular Baptist, where he served as a deacon of the church. He worked in the coal mines in Kentucky, until moving to Indiana, where he began at Rex Manufacturing/Philco Ford, retiring in 1969 due to his health. He had served as Township Trustee in Columbia Township and had been on the Columbia Cemetery Board. He had formerly belonged to the Columbia United Methodist Church. He enjoyed fishing, working crossword puzzles, and watching baseball and basketball. He is survived by his wife, June Moore Hobson, whom he married on July 2, 1947, in Pikeville, Kentucky; a daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Michael Emerick of Noblesville, Indiana; a brother, Homer Hobson of Florida; four sisters: Geneva Beverly of Kentucky, Rebecca Elliott of McDowell, Virginia Burke of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Viola Sexton of Kentucky; three grandchildren: Jeffrey Emerick, Natalie Clark and Jennifer Emerick; two great-grandchildren: Jeffrey Emerick, Natalie Clark, and Jennifer Emerick; two great-grandchildren: Jasmine Clark and Lauren Emerick; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, and three infant sisters and brothers, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Charlie, Earl and Leonard Hobson; five sisters: Alice, Wanda, Sara, Pearlie and Hazel; and a daughter, Esta Jane Hobson, who died in 1954. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, April 21, at Urban Winkler Funeral Home, in Connersville, Indiana, with Elder Buford Brock and Elder Roy Caudill officiating. Burial will be in Columbia Cemetery with military graveside services being conducted by the Fayette County Color Guard. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday, April 20, from 4 to 8 p.m.  (FCT'S)

HOBSON, Leonard  Age, 77, of McDowell, KY., died Monday, March 18, 2002, following an extended illness. Born on October 5, 1924, in McDowell, KY., he was the son of the late George Douglas and Mary Fife Hobson. He was a retired coal miner and a member of UMWA. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Hall Hobson. Survivors include three sons, Leonard Hobson Jr. of Wayne, Mich., Bobby Hobson of Louisa, KY., and Michael Hobson of Ligon, KY.; two daughters, Judy Frasure of McDowell, KY. and Sharon Campbell of Prestonsburg, KY.; three brothers, Henry Hobson of Elkhart, Ind., Earl Hobson of Winchester, KY., Homer Hobson of London, KY.; four sisters, Geneva Beverly of Winchester, KY., Becky Elliott of McDowell, KY., Virginia Osborne of Indiana, Viola Sexton of Hamilton, Oh.; 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one brother, Charlie Hobson, and two infant brothers; and five sisters, Wanda, Sarah, Hazel, Alice, and Pearlie Caudill. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, March 20, 2002, at 10 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, with Homer Howell, and others, officiating. Burial will be in the Anderson Cemetery, Mouth of Spewing Camp, McDowell, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Pallbearers are: Randy Frasure, Tim Frasure, Joe Campbell, Bobby D. Hobson, Scott Webb, Randall Frasure, Tim Hall, Dough Shepherd, Larry Strasdin and Chris Guyton. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOGAN, Betty Sue Yates , Age, 59, of Springfield, Illinois, formerly of Wheelwright, died Wednesday, January 6, 1999, at St. John's Hospital, Springfield, Illinois, She was born September 5, 1939, the daughter of Tania Yates of Bevinsville, and the late Willie In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Robert R. Hogan;  burial at Mount Auburn Cemetery.

HOGAN, Gladys E.   Age 81, of Troy, Michigan, formerly of Central City, KY., died Monday, March 11, 2002. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmond C. Hogan. Survivors include her children, Daniel (ZoeAnn) Hogan, W. Douglas (Gail) Hogan, Michael (Virginia) Hogan, Joe (Ann) Hogan, and Jane (Salvatore) Agrusa; two sisters, Peggy (Richard) Richardson and Daniel (Faye) Crum; 15 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Cynthia R. Hogan. Visitation will be Wednesday, 3-9 p.m., at Price Funeral Home, 3725 South Rochester Road, (between Big Beaver and Wattles Roads), Troy. In state Thursday, 11:30 a.m. until funeral service, 12 noon, at First Baptist Church of Troy, 2601 John R. Road, (between Big Beaver and Maple Roads), Troy. Interment will be in the Christian Memorial Cemetery, Rochester Hills, under the direction of Price Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Missionary Fund, First Baptist Church of Troy, 2601 John R. Road, Troy, Michigan 48083. (FCT'S)

HOGSED, Margie Obit  Photo (HFH)

HOLBROOK, Anna May Prater ,Age 77. of Portsmouth, Ohio, Formerly of Floyd County, died Thursday, October 21, 1999, at Paul B. Hall Medical Center, Paintsville, following an extended illness. Born on August 14, 1922, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Millard Prater and Eva Adams Prater Holbrook. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Jim Holbrook, and her second husband, Floyd Sparks. Survivors include two foster daughters, Kathy Holsinger and Linda Roland, both of Ohio; two sisters, Amanda Miller of Prestonsburg, and Cyntha Pearlie Whitaker of Warsaw, Indiana. Funeral
services will be conduct- ed Sunday, October 24, at 1 p.m., at the Davis Funeral Home, West Portsmouth, Ohio, with Reverend Pierce, Morris Miller and Albert Whitaker officiating. Burial will be in the Scioto Burial Park in Portsmouth, Ohio, under the direction of the Nelson- Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.

HOLBROOK, Dennis Brandon  b, October 7, 1976 d. June 17, 1993 car wreck, His residence was Golf Hollow, Wheelwright , KY. He attended Wheelwright High School,  Son of Dennis and Linda Mullins Holbrook, One brother, Justin Holbrook.

HOLBROOK, Elder Ellis  Age: 78 OF: Betsy Layne, Ky. formerly of Melvin Date of Birth: June 22, 1929 Place: Halo, Kentucky Date of Death: Sunday, January 13, 2008 Where: St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, Ky. Facts of Importance: Retired Store Clerk and a member of Little Sara Old Regular Baptist Church at Mullins, Ky. Old Regular Baptist Minister, ordained April 4, 1970 and Moderator of the New Salem Association, United States Marine and Korean Veteran. Parents: Stella Mae Burke Holbrook of Pikeville, Ky. and the late William B. Holbrook. Husband or Wife: Husband of Ormagene (Tiny) Hall Holbrook Other Survivors: Son and Daughter in law: William Langley and Wanda Holbrook of Pikeville, Ky., Daughters and Sons in law: Charlotte Fern and Kenny Armour of Indianapolis, Indiana and Ella Jean and Jimmy Williamson of Pikeville, Ky. 5 Brothers: Charles Edward Holbrook of Warsaw, Indiana, James Earl Holbrook of Pikeville, Ky., William B. Holbrook of Carleton, Michigan, John Curtis Holbrook of Carleton, Michigan and Kenneth Wayne Holbrook of Pikeville, Ky., 3 Sisters Betty Ruth Hobbs of Pikeville, KY., Carolyn Lynn Gilliam of Pikeville, Ky., and Cathy Gail Harville of Pikeville, Ky., 4 Grandchildren: Brandon Bartlett, Whitney  Bartlett, Keith Holbrook and Jordan Compton; 2 step grandchildren: Jimmy Mack Williamson and Brady Williamson.  Deceased Relatives: Father and 3 sisters: Draxie Bailey, Judith Ann Phillips and Mary Marie Holbrook.  Time and Place of Services: Wednesday, January 16, 2008, at 11 AM at the New Salem Association Building at Minnie, Ky. Officiating: Old Regular Baptist Ministers Visitation: After 6 PM Monday at the Association Building Burial: Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky. Pallbearers: Brandon Bartlett, Keith Holbrook, Jordan Compton, Jimmy Mack Williamson, Brady Williamson, Jimmy Williamson, Jr., Kenny Armour, Stanley Stratton, Bud Akers and Mark Johnson (NFFH)

HOLBROOK, Flossie B.  Age, 100, of Ada, Ohio, died Saturday, August 24, 2002, at Richland Manor Nursing Home of Bluffton, Ohio. Born on June 26, 1902, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Andrew Jackson and Mahala (Music) Snavely. She was a homemaker and a member of the Auglaize United Baptist Church, Maysville, Ohio. Her husband, Jessie Holbbrook, preceded her in death. Survivors include one sister, Lora Mae DeRossett of Reading, California; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, August 27, 11 a.m., at Hanson-Neeley Funeral Home, Ada, Ohio, with Rev. Russell Manns and Rev. Willie Collins officiating. Burial was in the Preston Cemetery, Alger, Ohio, under the direction of Hanson-Neeley Funeral Home. Memorial contributions: Auglaize United Baptist Church of Maysville, Ohio.  (FCT'S)

HOLBROOK, Glenda Hall   Age, 46, of Pinetop, died Thursday, March 1, 2001. She was born October 25, 1954, the daughter of Estill Hall of Kite, and the late Sada Hall. She is survived by her husband, William Holbrook, of Kite. Other survivors include one son, William Darrell Holbrook of Kite; three brothers, Darrell Hall of Whitesburg, James Hall and Charles Hall, both of Kite; two sisters, Nora Grace Everidge of Colson and Neva Francis of Garrett. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, March 4, at 11 a.m., at the Rebecca Old Regular Baptist Church, at Kite, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Hall Family Cemetery, at Kite, under the direction of Everidge Funeral Home, Whitesburg. (FCT'S)

HOLBROOK, Lynn Boyd  Jr. Age, 85, of Grove City, Ohio, formerly of Auxier and Middle Creek, died Saturday, July 15, 2000, at the Columbus Rehabilitation Center of an extended illness. He was a retired instructor at Mayo Technical College in Paintsville. He was a member of the Church of Christ, Prestonsburg, and graduated from Nashville Automotive College in 1945. Born on February 28, 1915, on Middle Creek, he was the son of the late Adam Kelsey Holbrook and Virgie Lee Preston. His first wife, Deloris Dotson Holbrook, preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife, Onda Curnutte Holbrook of Auxier. Other survivors include two sons, Larry Holbrook of Grove City, Ohio, Don Holbrook of Prestonsburg; one daughter, Patsy H. Wells of Grove City, Ohio; two brothers, Charles F. Holbrook of Anderson, South Carolina, and Ralph E. Holbrook, of Panama City, Florida; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren Serving as pallbearers will be Larry Wells, Robert Boyd Holbrook, James Boyd Wells, Brian Keith Holbrook, Chris Stillwell, Walter Zeier, Jimmy Wells and Robbie Wells.

HOLBROOK, Marie  79 b-Jan.05 1919   d- Aug.08 1998  d/o-Dock & Rebecca Ellen Hall Johnson  w/o- James L. Holbrook Bur: Tom Johnson Cemetery, Bevinsville, KY.

HOLBROOK, Mary  Obit

HOLBROOK, Nancy Branham, b. 7-7-1933, F.C., d/o Goble and Anna Sammons Branham, d. 3-7-1988, Pike Co KY, w/o Alex Holbrook, bur: Holbrook Fam Cem , Abbott, F.C.

HOLBROOK, Osie  Age, 85, of Prestonsburg, died Friday, October 14, 2005, at King's Daughters Medical Center, Ashland. Born March 11, 1920, in Blue River, she was the daughter of the late Jim Henry and Ida Marsillett Hughes. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Salyersville Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Holbrook. Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law: Elmer Gene (Jean) Holbrook of Paintsville, Delmer B. (Dearl Faye) Holbrook, Willie Jr. (Sharon Kaye) Holbrook, Bobby Dean Holbrook, Donald Douglas (Trina) Holbrook, all of Prestonsburg, John Henry (Bonnie) Holbrook of David, and James (Mittie) Holbrook of Salyersville; daughters and sons-in-law: Myrtle (the late Larry) Leedy of Louisa, Alice Faye (Jot) Marsillett of Prestonsburg; brothers: Malcolm Hughes of Warsaw, Indiana, and Bill Hughes of Maryland; a sister, Josephine Blackburn of Warsaw, Indiana; 18 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Edward Holbrook; a daughter, Brenda Kaye Holbrook; two brothers: Tommie Hughes and Johnny Hughes; and three sisters: Sallie Adams, Mary Hughes, and Susie Miller. Funeral services were conducted Monday, October 17, at 2 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Floyd Arnett officiating. Burial was in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery, in Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HOLBROOK, Randall Scott ,  Age, 35, of David, died Saturday, November 27, 1999, as the result of a trailer fire. He was born September 26, 1964, at McDowell, the son of Janie Kilgore Holbrook of Michigan, and the late Hanson Holbrook. Survivors, other   than his mother, include one half-brother and one-half sister, Donald Holbrook and Barbara Holbrook, both of Pennsylvania.  Burial  in the Holbrook Cemetery at Louisa.

HOLBROOK, Robert John   Age, 54, of Auxier, KY., died Friday, March 29, 2002, at High-lands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, KY., following an extended illness. Born June 5, 1947, in Detroit, Mi., he was the son of Alex Holbrook of Medway, Ohio, and the late Betty Draucker Holbrook. He was a former draftsman for Wabash Alloys, and a member of the Freewill Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Brenda T. Holbrook of Auxier, KY. Survivors, other than his wife and father, include two daughters, Tammy Jean Holbrook of Ft. Wayne, In., and Lisa Jane Zaragoza of Somerset, KY.; three brothers, Mark Douglas Holbrook, and James Alex Holbrook, both of Auxier, KY.; and Stephen Goble Holbrook of Prestonsburg, KY.; one sister, Linda Holbrook of Sterling Heights, Mi.; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Kathy Jo Holbrook. Funeral services were conducted Monday, April 1, 2002, at 1 p.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg, KY., with Pastor Steve Rose and Calvin Setser officiating. Burial was in the Government Relocation Cemetery, Auxier, KY., under the direction of Carter Funeral Home. Pallbearers: Todd Clark, Tommy Zaragoza, Steve Holbrook, Willard Adams, Otis Collins, and Larry Taylor. (FCT'S)

HOLBROOK, Zella Age 82. of Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Martin, died Tuesday, December 21, 1999, at Mt. Carmel West Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, following an extended illness. Born on April 29, 1917. in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Jim and Lula Whitaker Prater. Her husband. Sollie Holbrook. preceded her in death. Survivors include two sons. Samuel B. Holbrook of Spring Lake, North Carolina, Ezra D. Holbrook of Laporte, Indiana; one daughter, Ruth Fegley of Columbus, Ohio; one brother. Monroe Prater of Richmond; Burial will be in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Prestonsburg.

HOLLAND, Carol Blackburn  Age, 63, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, February 8, 2004, at her residence. Born September 13, 1940, in West Prestonsburg, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Blackburn and Sallie Fitzpatrick Blackburn. She was a homemaker, a past president of PTA, and Prestonsburg Boosters Club. She is survived by her husband, Clayton Eugene Holland. Other survivors include two sons: Clayton Eugene Holland Jr. (Pam), and John Thomas Holland (Dana), both of Prestonsburg; one sister, Edith Stanley of Columbus, Ohio, and one brother, Steve Stout of Martin; two granddaughters, Thalia Nicole Holland, and Olivia Morgan Holland; three step-grandsons: Brad Bond, Erin Salyer, and Matthew Ward. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Howard Doss Blackburn; and one sister, Dolle Stout Dotson. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, February 10, at 2 p.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg, with Rev. Steve Williams officiating. Interment will be at Richmond Memorial Cemetery, at Prestonsburg. Carter Funeral Home is serving the Holland family.  (FCT'S)

HOLLIFIED, Elizabeth Bryant b: Nov 2 1900 d: Jan 23 1965; d/o Rev. Lewis and Polly Jane (Hamilton) Bryant; md: Robert HOLLIFIED, Oct 2 1916; 9 children, 2 deceased; 5 boys: Curt, Lewis, Thomas, Ary, Bert, all of Ritchie, KY; and Samuel, Teaberry, KY; and Juanita Shelton, Ritchie; sisters, Mary Alice, and Emma Hamilton, Teaberry, KY; 2 living brothers, Mark, Yeager, KY and John Wess Teaberry, KY. Member of the Old Regular Baptist Church.

HOLLIFIELD, Randall Gene   Age, 31, died Sunday, March 24, 2002. He was born March 15, 1971, the son of Randall Hollifield and Evelyn Hall Taylor, who survive him. Other survivors include his stepmother, Anita Hollifield; and his stepfather, Gerald Taylor; two brothers, Samuel Neil Hollifield and Chase Hall; and one sister, Andrea Taylor. The body was cremated and entombment was in the Hollifield Family Cemetery, Floyd County, Kentucky, with Clay Hanks officiating.  (FCT'S)

HOLMAN, Pauline McFarland   Age, 70, of Prestonsburg, died Monday, April 30, 2001, at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, following an extended illness. Born on October 1, 1930, at Delval, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Maude Witt McFarland. She attended the Katy Friend Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Conley Holman. Survivors include one son, Edward James Holman of David; one daughter, Tonia E. McCoy of David; and two grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, May 3, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with Jim Price and Lorie Vannucci officiating. Burial will be in the Richmond Cemetery, at Prestonsburg. (FCT'S)

HOMES, Gordon Fox Sr.   Age, 79, of Louisville, died Wednesday, May 3, at Baptist Hospital North East in LaGrange. He was born in Bluefield, West Virginia. His younger years were spent in Prestonsburg, with his mother, Flo Francis Homes and his stepfather, Curt Homes, who was a tailor. He attended Berea Academy in Berea, and received a B.S. Degree in Chemistry from Eastern Kentucky University. He was named ”Outstanding Scientist of the South,” at graduation from the Southern Association of Sciences and Industry. He did graduate work at Northwestern University and the University of Louisville. He worked for 38 years at Reynolds Metals Co. (now Alcoa) as a chemist, and was also a member of Walnut Street Baptist Church, a member of the Louisville Masonic Lodge # 400, Eastern University Alumni Association, a Kentucky Colonel, a member of the Louisville-Thurston Chapter and the Kentucky Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, and a Navy veteran of World War II. He was also a charter member of the Republican National Committee. He is survived by his son, Gordon Fox Homes Jr.; and his wife, Alice, of Carmel, Indiana; his daughter, Roxanne Homes Chamberlin and her husband Philip, of San Jose, California; and a sister, Elizabeth Tate, of Louisville; and seven grandchildren, Melissa Pierce, of Louisville, Laura Chamberlin, of Seattle, Washington, Liz, Emily, and Matthew Homes, of Carmel, Indiana, and Linda and Patrick Chamberlin, of San Jose, California. His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 9, at Walnut Street Baptist Church, 1101 South Third Street, with burial in Cave Hill Cemetery next to his wife, Norma Homes. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. on Monday, May 8, at Highlands Family-Owned Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Rd. Memorial gifts may go to the Wayside Christian Mission, P.O. Box 7249, Louisville, KY 40257.  (FCT'S)

HOLT, Elberta Age 84, of Grethel, died Friday, September 5, 1997, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital. Born, July 15, 1913 at Grethel, d/o Tapley and Catherine Martin Tackett. w/o , Taulbee Holt. Survivors include one daughter, Marie Tackett of Grethel; two half-brothers, Earl Tackett of Harold and Kenneth Ray Sexton of Ohio; one half-sister, Ruthie Hall of Grethel. Burial : Roberts Cemetery at Grethel

HOLT, Mae Age, 74, of Saybrook, Ohio, died Monday, June 12, 2000, at her home. Born on July 5, 1925 in Covington, the daughter of Millard and Delores Haulderman Martin and has lived in Ashtabula County most of her life. Before returning to the area in 1999, she lived and worked in Harold, for her son-in-law in his furniture store. She retired as secretary of the Jefferson Eagles Club. She was preceded in death by her husband, Delmer Holt. She is survived by one daughter, Deloris Hamilton, of Saybrook, Township; one son, Richard Kent Smith of Flagstaff, Arizona; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Burial was in the Ridgeview Cemetery, Ashtabula, under the direction of Duero Funeral Services.

HOLT, Mason     Age , 57, of Martin, died Tuesday, August 15, 2006, at Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center. Born July 25, 1949, in Martin, he was the son of Ruth Laferty Holt of Martin, and the late Willie Holt. He was a disabled school bus driver for the Floyd County Board of Education; a U.S. Army Vietnam War veteran; a member of the Garrett D.A.V. Chapter 128; a member of Zebulon Masonic Lodge No. 273 in Prestonsburg; a member of the Scottish Rites; and a member of the Martin Freewill Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Janice Howell Holt. Other survivors include: Two children: David W. Howell of Paintsville, and Mark Howell of Pikeville; a brother, Willie E. (Pig) Holt of McDowell; a sister, Shirley Holt Burchett of Ashland; and three grandchildren: Jonathan, Jessica and Allison Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 19, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with Johnny Blair and Ted Shannon officiating. Military services will be held by Garrett Chapter 128 D.A.V.  Burial will be in Davidson Memorial Gardens in Ivel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home, with Masonic Rites on Friday at 7 p.m., followed by Scottish Rites.  (FCT'S Aug 18, 2006)

HOLTON, Nora   Age 37, of Goble-Roberts Addition, Prestonsburg, passed away Friday, December 13, 2002, at the McDowell A.R.H., after an extended illness. She was born November 9, 1965, in Columbus, Ohio, a daughter of Edna Grace (Marshall) Holton, of Prestonsburg, and the late Larry Gordon Holton. She was employed as a waitress at Pizza Hut, and as a receptionist for John Kirk Law Office in Prestonsburg. In addition to her mother, she is survived by four uncles, Jerry Holton of Newark, Ohio, Collie Holton Jr., of Dayton, Ohio, Norman Holton of Grants, New Mexico, and John Bud Marshall of Prestonsburg; five aunts, Jean Cook of Columbus, Ohio, Gail Starkely of Ganow Winchester, Ohio, Ruby Burns of Tutor Key, Wilma Blair of Denver, and Myrtie Frasure of Prestonsburg. Funeral services were conducted Monday, December 16, at 1 p.m., from the Burke Funeral Home Chapel at Prestonsburg, with Rev. Lenvil Campbell officiating. Burial was in the Old Ford/Mayo Cemetery at Prestonsburg. Visitation was at the funeral home. All arrangements were under the direction of Burke Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HOMES, Gordon Fox Sr.   Age, 79, of Louisville, died Wednesday, May 3, at Baptist Hospital North East in LaGrange. He was born in Bluefield, West Virginia. His younger years were spent in Prestonsburg, with his mother, Flo Francis Homes and his stepfather, Curt Homes, who was a tailor. He attended Berea Academy in Berea, and received a B.S. Degree in Chemistry from Eastern Kentucky University. He was named ”Outstanding Scientist of the South,” at graduation from the Southern Association of Sciences and Industry. He did graduate work at Northwestern University and the University of Louisville. He worked for 38 years at Reynolds Metals Co. (now Alcoa) as a chemist, and was also a member of Walnut Street Baptist Church, a member of the Louisville Masonic Lodge # 400, Eastern University Alumni Association, a Kentucky Colonel, a member of the Louisville-Thurston Chapter and the Kentucky Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, and a Navy veteran of World War II. He was also a charter member of the Republican National Committee. He is survived by his son, Gordon Fox Homes Jr.; and his wife, Alice, of Carmel, Indiana; his daughter, Roxanne Homes Chamberlin and her husband Philip, of San Jose, California; and a sister, Elizabeth Tate, of Louisville; and seven grandchildren, Melissa Pierce, of Louisville, Laura Chamberlin, of Seattle, Washington, Liz, Emily, and Matthew Homes, of Carmel, Indiana, and Linda and Patrick Chamberlin, of San Jose, California. His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 9, at Walnut Street Baptist Church, 1101 South Third Street, with burial in Cave Hill Cemetery next to his wife, Norma Homes. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. on Monday, May 8, at Highlands Family-Owned Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Rd. Memorial gifts may go to the Wayside Christian Mission, P.O. Box 7249, Louisville, KY 40257.  (FCT'S)

HONAKER, Earl Lee  Age, 47, of Ashland, formerly of Floyd County, died December 27, 2000, at Meadowview Regional Medical Center in Maysville. He was born April 18, 1953, in Floyd County, and was the son of the late Sie and Birdie Mosley Hamilton. He was a concrete worker for Janie Ledingham Construction of Maysville, a member of Local 132 Operative Plasters Concrete and Cement Finishers, and a member of Masons International in Washington Courthouse, Ohio. He is survived by his wife, Delena Rose Gibson Honaker; a son, Sean E. Honaker of Florida; a daughter, Melissa Irene Honaker of North Carolina; four brothers, Sie Hamilton Jr. of Price, Bobby Hamilton and Harold Dean Moore of McDowell, and Billy Green Hamilton of Marysville, Ohio; four sisters, Shelby Jean Moore of Stroh, Indiana, Audrey Stratton of Ivel, Opal Moore of McDowell and Charlene Mosley of Garner; and four grandchildren. Funeral services were Saturday, December 30, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist faith officiating. Burial was in the Orkney Cemetery at McDowell. Pallbearers were Terry Marcum, Rick Lockhart, Joseph Stanley, Mike Moore and Sie Hamilton Jr. (FCT'S)

HONAKER, Henry   Obit   New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HONEYCUTT, Sharon Faye  Age, 59, of Chapmanville, West Virginia, died Wednesday, March 21, 2001, at Logan General Hospital. She was born January 10, 1942, at Pikeville, a daughter of the late Walter Ray and Hester Bray Preston. She was a retired Registered Nurse from Logan General Hospital. Survivors include her husband, Randall Honeycutt. She is also survived by her children, R. Richard of New Albany, Ohio, J. Michael and Sandi Dardi, both of Chapmanville and one sister, Shirley Burke of Shelbyville, Tennessee and eight grandchildren. Graveside services will be conducted Friday, March 23, 2 p.m., at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Picks Mill, with Rev. John Goff officiating. James Funeral Home of Logan, West Virginia, is in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers will be Jonathan Rorrer, Jeremy Rorrer, Tyler Hayes, Robert Workman Jr., Wyatt Scaggs, Tony Dardi, Chris Dardi and Bart Willis. Honorary pallbearers will be Robert Workman, Sr., Jim Jeffery, Mike Herman, James Willis, Odie Ratcliff and Jerry Sheets.

HOOD, Lillie B. , Age 83, of Wheelwright, died Wednesday, February 10, 1999, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital. Born on July 30, 1915, in Jefferson County, Alabama. She was the daughter of the late William and Margie Parker Jones. She was a member of the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church at Wheelwright, and the Order of the Eastern Star. She was preceded in death by her husband, Malachi Hood. Survivors include four sons, William L. Dower of San Diego, California, Robert L. Hood and Ralph Hood, both of Wheelwright, Marvin Hood of Bowling Green; five daughters, Barbara J. Harris and Ernestine Johnson, both of Cleveland, Ohio, Shirley Hood and Marvella Hood, both of Wheelwright, Debra J. Hood Bowie, Maryland, and 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted on Monday, February 15, at 1 p.m., at the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Wheelwright, with Rev. Lowell Dean Parker officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.
 

HOOVER, Bert , Age 76, of Rushville, Ind., and formerly of Floyd County, died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 1990 in the Hancock Memorial Hospital in Greenfield, Ind., Bom Aug. 9, 1914, in Langley, s/o  Anderson and Katie Hayes Hoover.  He was a WWII Army veteran, a member of the VFW of Greenfield, Ind., and the Masonic Lodge of Prestonsburg. h/o (1) Maudie Ratliff Hoover. (2)Sara Price Hoover, children:  Ray Hoover of Indianapolis, Ind., and Bobby Hoover of Dema; one sister, Eva Wicker of Jeffersonville. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel

HOOVER, Herbert  Age, 82, of Claysville, formerly of Robertson County, died Wednesday, January 3, 2001, at Harrison Memorial Hospital. Born in Floyd County, November 6, 1918, he was the son of the late Levi and Elizabeth Hicks Hoover, he was a retired Ladish Company employee, a retired farmer and an Army Corporal of World War II. He is survived by his wife, Ruth Hoover; four daughters, Joan Hoover Ingram of Brooksville, Brenda Hoover Henson of Walton, Helen Hoover Stewart of Brooksville, and Delvon Hoover Jones of Madison, Alabama; four sisters, Nora Henson and Ethel Hoover, both of Robertson County and Juanita Lawson and Yvonne Ellis, both of Harrison County; 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, January 7, at the Robertson County Funeral Home, Mt. Olivet. Burial will be in the Kentontown Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson County Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HOOVER, Levi
B: 5-1-1890  D: 1-1-1969 h/o Lizzie  1914 B: 5-27-1896  D: 5-6-1961 children: Herbert, Escum, George, Artie, Mae, Nora, Ethel, Juanita, Yvonne, 4 infants deceased

HOOVER,  Lizzie B: 5-27-1896  D: 5-6-1961,  w/o Levi.,  , m/d 1914 children: Herbert, Escum, George, Artie, Mae, Nora, Ethel, Juanita, Yvonne, 4 infants deceased HOOVER, Lizzie,

HOOVER , Maudie E.  Age, 80, of Hueysville, died Saturday, January 1, 200(1, at her residence after a lengthy illness. Born October 1, 1919, in Magoffin County, she was the daughter of the late William and Polly Ellen Hale Whitaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Johnnie F. Hoover on May 24, 1990. She is survived by four sons: Melvin Hoover, Johnnie F. Hoover and Carlos Hoover, all of Hueysville, and Ben Hoover of Gulf Port, Mississippi; eight daughters, Peggy Ellen Mullins, Laurel Ruth Duncan, and Eva Jane Joseph, all of Hueysville, Francis Evelyn Stephens of Willard, Ohio, Louiza Kaye Young of New Haven, West Virginia, Thelma Hoover of Hueysville. Edda Faye Fields of Hartfort, West Virginia, and Lurey Hoover of Hueysville, one sister, Sara Hicks of Garrett; 28 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 5, at 1 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel in Martin. Burial will be in the Whitaker Cemetery at Hueysville, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home.

HOOVER, Mody  B: 3-23-1910  D: 2-25-1974, s/o Anderson and Sally White Hoover h/o Arky Combs, children: Edward, David, T.J., Toby, Bonita, Glenna, Boneka and Rozetta brothers and sisters: Avie, Eva, Jean and Bert

HOOVER Roger Keith age 43, of Garrett, died Nov. 20. Born Feb. 14, 1955 in Nichoasville, son of the late Roy Hoover and Rebecca Salisbury Conley. Survivors include wife, Jeanetta Moore Hoover; one dau. Elizabeth Ann Hoover; four brothers, John Conley, Jeff Conley, James Hoover and Denny Hoover; one sister, JoAnne Fraley. Burial was in the family cemetery at Goose Creek, Garrett.

HOOVER, Woodrow  Age 75, of Topmost, died Monday, July 26, 1999, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin, following an extended illness. Born on May 8, 1924, in Langley, he was the son of the late Melvin and Louise Wireman Hoover. He was a retired strip miner. He is survived by his wife, Ima Lee Hall Hoover. Other survivors include two sons, Johnny Lee Hall and Woodrow Charles Hoover, both of Topmost; one daughter, Brenda Lee Turner of Garrett; one sister, Thelma Martin of Michigan and one grandchild. Funeral services will be con- ducted Thursday, July 29, at 2 p.m., at the Stone Coal Regular Baptist Church at Garrett, with regular Baptist ministers officiating. Visitation will be at the church. Burial will be in the Joe Hall Cemetery at Topmost

HOPKINS, Barry Christopher  Obit  (photo)

HOPKINS, Barry Christopher   Age 30, of Minnie, died Thursday, August 12, 2004, at his residence. Born August 7, 1974, at Pikeville, he was the son of Barry and Patty L. Hopkins, of Minnie. He attended the 1st Assembly of God Church, at Martin. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Brandy Hopkins, of Minnie; two sons, Damon and Gavin Hopkins, of Minnie; one daughter, Grace Hopkins, of Minnie; one brother, Justin Hopkins, of Minnie; his paternal grandparents, Paul and June Hopkins; his maternal grandparents, Sid and Launa Allen; his maternal great-grandmother, Gervie Stumbo; and, his paternal great-grandmother, Vanie Hopkins. Funeral services were conducted Monday, August 16, 2004, at 1 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Chapel, in Martin. Lori Vannucci and Ted Shannon officiated. Burial was in the Lucy Hall Cemetery, at McDowell, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home. Pallbearers: Curtis Anderson, Richard Hamilton, Shane Joseph, Nick Moore, Nick Halbert, and Jeff Sexton. Honorary pallbearers: Greg Hopkins and Morris Tackett. (FCT'S)

HOPKINS, Billy Ray  Age, 27, of McDowell, KY., died Monday, January 21, 2002, following a sudden illness. Born on July 20, 1974, in Martin, KY., he was the son of Janice Elliott Hopkins of McDowell and the late Robert Hopkins. He was a carpenter. Survivors include his grandmother, Rebecca Elliott of McDowell; one brother, Robert Keith Hopkins of Paintsville, KY.; one sister, Becky Jo Gross of Prestonsburg, KY. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Wilburn Ellott, and Ross and Josie Hopkins. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 25, 2002, at 1 p.m., at the Little Rosa Regular Baptist Church, McDowell, KY., with ministers of the Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Hopkins Cemetery, McDowell, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Visitation is at the Litle Rosa Regular Baptist Church. (FCT'S)

HOPKINS, Edith Martin  Born: 03/09/1917 Died: 03/09/2005 Visitation: after 6:00 P.M. Thursday at the Funeral Home Funeral Service: Saturday, March 12, 2005 at 1:00 P.M. in the Funeral Chapel with Gene Bracken officiating. Interment: Martin Cemetery at Minnie, Kentucky Edith Martin Hopkins age 88 of Minnie, Ky. passed from this life on Wednesday, March 9, 2005 in Highlands Regional Medical Center of Prestonsburg, Ky. She was born March 9, 1917 at Minnie, Kentucky being the daughter of the late Noah and Joephine Martin. She was retired from the Floyd County School System after teaching for 32 years. She was also a member of the McDowell First Baptist Church, Eastern Star, Drift Womens Club and the McDowell Hospital Auxillary. She is survived by, One Daughter: Libbi H. Hall of McDowell, Ky. and her husband Thomas Hall and Two Grandchildren: Morgan Suzanne Hall and Martin Thomas Hall. (HFH)

HOPKINS,  Effie Hopson , Age 91, of Prestonsburg, died Saturday, January 30, 1999, at the Riverview Manor Nursing Home following an extended illness. Born October 2, 1907, at Cliff, she was the daughter of the late Theodore and Ora Branham Hopson. She was a former school teacher and had been a member of the Miriam Rebekah Lodge No. 31, Prestonsburg, for, 69 years. She alsohad been a member of the First United Methodist Church in Prestonsburg since 1914. She was preceded in death by her husband Ernest (Hop) Hopson, who died in 1973. Survivors include one sister, Mary Ruth Williamson of South Charleston, West Virginia. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, February 2, at noon at the First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Wayne Sayre officiating, Burial was made in the Richmond Memorial Cemetery at Prestonsburg under direction of the Carter Funeral Home.

HOPKINS, Jessica Victoria   Age 17, of Harrodsburg, passed away Saturday, April 29, 2006, in an automobile accident in Harrodsburg. She was born February 19, 1989, in Columbus, Georgia, the daughter of Jessica Hendley and the late Roger Hopkins. She was a Student at Mercer County High, where she was a member of the FFA, a former cheerleader and gymnast, and was a mentor in the PALS program. She worked part-time at Shakertown at Pleasant Hill as a server. She attended the Bluegrass Pike Baptist Church. Survivors include: her guardians, Rhonda and Tony Smith of Mercer County; a brother, Joshua Hopkins of McDowell; her paternal grandmother, Linda Williams of Richmond; her paternal grandfather, Ronnie Hopkins of McDowell; her maternal grandmother, Diane Hendley; and her paternal great-grandparents: Harold and Annie Watson of Columbus, Georgia. Funeral services for Jessica Victoria Hopkins will be conducted Wednesday, May 3, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Billy Hamilton and Tad Huff officiating. Burial will follow in the Hopkins Cemetery, in McDowell, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation, at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HOPKINS, Robert S.  Age, 89, of Hopewell Community near Holton, In., died Monday, November 5, at the Manderley Health Care Center, Osgood. Born on July 7, 1912, in Maytown, KY., he was the son of Willie Hopkins and Maggie Ratliff Hopkins. He was an employee of Arvin Industrial for 31 years. He was a member of the Hopewell Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Virginia Hall Hopkins. Other survivors include three sons, Johnny Hopkins and Larry Hopkins, both of Indianapolis, In., and Robert Hopkins Jr., of Encino, Calif.; one daughter, Carolyn Jones of Louisville; two sisters, Maxie Barricklow and Octavia Hopkins, both of Stuart, Fla.; 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas J. Hopkins and Willie Hopkins; two sisters, Nellie Barricklow, and Nettie Hopkins; one daughter, Phyllis Ann; and one grandson. Funeral services will be conducted at the Hopewell Baptist Church, at 11 a.m., on Wednesday, November 7, with Rev. Bill Mittendorf and Rev. David Shivers officiating. Burial will be in the Hopewell Cemetery near Holton, In., under the direction of Bovard Funeral Home, Versailles, In. Visitation was at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Hopewell Baptist Church or Cemetery. (FCT'S)

HOPKINS, Roger Dean 33  b-Jan.01 1965 Middletown, Oh.  d-Aug.21 1998  s/o  Ronnie Hopkins Sr. & Linda Forrester Williams h/o-unlisted  Bur:Hopkins Cem. McDowell, Floyd Co.KY.  [U.S.Air Force Veteran]

HOPPER, Betty Lou Scott  Age, 74, of Hanging Rock, Ohio, passed away, Tuesday, April 27, 2004, at Community Hospice Center in Ashland. Born in Floyd County, April 17, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Hawley and Effie Hicks Scott. She was a former bookkeeper for Collins Mining Company, a graduate of Garrett High School, a member of WIBC Bowling League, and was of the Protestant faith. She moved in 1952, from Garrett. She is survived by her husband, Glen Leslie Hopper. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-mother, Ruby Scott; two brothers: James Scott and Keith Scott; one sister, Sue Osbourne; and one grandson, Adam Douglas Hopper. In addition to her husband, she is survived by four sons and daughters-in-law: Noah Dean Hopper of Ironton, Glen Scott and Carolyn Hopper of Ironton, Tony Lee Hopper of Hanging Rock, Carl Douglas and Lynn Hopper of Ironton; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; four sisters: Buretta Moore of Garrett, Shirley Jenkins of Franklin Furnace, Ohio, Brenda Lawson of Eastern, and Joanelle Martin of Garrett; five brothers: Ralph Scott of Garrett, Charles Scott of London, David Scott of Inez, Tommy Scott of Garrett and Harold Scott of Garrett. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 30, at 1 p.m., at Phillips Funeral, 1004 So. 7th St., Ironton, Ohio, with Rev. Pat Burnett officiating. Burial will follow in Haverhill Cemetery. Visitation is at the funeral home. Information, provided by Hall Funeral Home, at Martin.  (FCT'S)

HOPPER, Norma Jean  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HOPPMAN, William  III   Age 53, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, May 1998, at HRMC, Prestonsburg, following an extended illness. Born May 14, 1945 at Berea, Ohio, he was the son of Phyllis Holland Hoppman of Berea, Ohio, and the late William Hoppman II. . He was a member of the Fitzpatrick Baptist Church in Prestonsburg. Survivors include his wife, Waynette Davis Hoppman

HOPSON, Draxie Hall, 92, d-Nov.19 1997,  b-Apr. 4, 1905, d/o James Emory Hall & Minda Moore, w/o James W.Hopson

HOPSON,  Mary Anna  87,  d-June 22, 1998,  b- August 29, 1910  d/o James & Sarah Jane Wilson Ward w/o George "Buck" Hopson

HOPSON, Palmer D.  Age, 59, of 421 Shawnee Trail, husband of Mary Sue Wright Hopson, died at 7:13 a.m., Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at his home. A native of Auxier, he was the son of the late James W. and Draxie Hall Hopson. He was a chemical weapons inspector at the Bluegrass Army Depot, Richmond, an Army veteran of the Vietnam conflict, and a member of Machinists Union. Survivors, in addition to his wife, include a son and daughter-in-law, Glenn and Kimberly Ann Hopson, of Winchester; a stepson and daughter-in-law, Alex W. and Jennifer Berryman, of Winchester; two stepdaughters, M. Layne Cornette, of Lexington, and Susan E. Berryman, of Winchester; and three step-grandchildren, Mia Cornette, Alex Queen and Jahde Berryman; three brothers, Glennen Hopson, of Thelma, Johnson County; Alexander W. Hopson, of Omar, West Virginia, and James R. Hopson, of Evans, Georgia; two sisters, Ilene Davis, of Alexandria, and Opal June Doth, of Cleveland, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.  Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, March 21, at the Scobee Funeral Home, in Winchester, by Rev. Scott Buck. Burial will be in Clarmont Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Garry Stanfield, Donald Pelphrey, Michael Flynn, Thomas Wells, Rod and Skip Hopson, Andrew Hunter and Alex Berryman; honorary, members of the Bluegrass Chemical Crew, Bluegrass Army Depot, at Richmond. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HORN,  Alma Fitch Age, 77, of Inez, died Friday at Kings Daughters Medical Center in Ashland. She was born on May 28, 1922, in Martin county, the daughter of the late Martin and Hella Bowen Fitch. She was a housewife. She was preceded in death by her husband Obra Horn. Survivors include five sons, Harold, Ralph and Obra Dale Horn of Marion, Ohio. Edward Horn of Columbus, Ohio, and Edsel Horn, of Hillard, Ohio,; three daughters, Joy Faye Mills of Inez, Janala Childers and Ruth Akers of Marion, Ohio; four brothers, Ted Fitch of Marion Ohio, Virgil Fitch of Sandusky, Ohio, and Wayne and Kirl C. Fitch both of Inez; one sister, Rosie Graham of Elkton, Maryland; 27 grandchildren; and 40 great grandchildren. Burial at the Fitch_Horn Cemetery at Joe Branch Road.

HORN,  Bascom Age, 86, of Hi Hat, died Thursday, April 27, 2000, at McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on February 11, 1914, in Cliff, he was the son of the late Walker and Martha Hibbits Horn. He was a retired coal miner where he was an electrician. He was a member of the U.M.W.A. Local 5899 at Wheelwright and an honorary Kentucky Colonel. He was preceded in death by his wife, Opal Mae Sparks Horn and a son, Jerome Horn . Survivors include six sons, Bascom Horn of Lexington, Arnold Lee Horn of Ft. Pierce, Florida, Harrison Walker Horn of Banner, Harry Allen Horn of Opelika, Alabama, Darrell Ray Horn of Lexington and George Archer Horn of Printer; one daughter, Sharon Ohnalene Horn of Hi Hat; 23 grandchildren and 38 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, April 30, at l p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with Lori Vonucci officiating. Burial  in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Serving as pallbearers will be Jonathan Horn, Jason Horn, Harrison Horn Jr., Keith Horn, Tommy Horn, Jeremy Horn, Chris Horn, Joseph Horn, and Steven Horn. Honorary pallbearers were Jeff Howell and Kenny Newman.

HORN, Celia Jean  Age 65, of Weeksbury, died Saturday, July 29, 2006, at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born December 26, 1940, in Topmost, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Viola Salyers Bates. She was a homemaker.  She is survived by her husband, Charles B. Horn. Other survivors include: two sons: Terry Horn and Charles Horn, Jr., both of Weeksbury; two daughters Pamela Hall, husband Bill, of Huber Heights, Ohio, and Michelle Horn of Garrett; one brother, Charles Wayne Bates of Bevinsville; and one sister Justine Meade of Hi Hat; four grandchildren: Christopher Hall, Kayla Hall, Courtney Horn, and Kristin Horn; and one great grandchild, Alex Christopher Hall. In addition to his parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers: Harold Dean Bates, Julius Bates, and Kennith Ray Bates Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 2, at noon at Joppa Old Regular Baptist Church, in Melvin, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in Buckingham Cemetery, in Bevinsville, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (FTC'S)

HORN, Dorothy Shepherd  Age, 87, of Prestonsburg, died Friday, September 15, 2000, at Williamson Memorial Hospital. She was self-employed as an upholsterer and draper for years, until 1996. Born February 25, 1913, in West Prestonsburg, she was the daughter of the late Cleveland and Islant Shepherd. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Horn. Survivors include one son, Dexter Horn of McVeigh; one sister, Dora Sizemore of Prestonsburg; grandson, Phillip Horn of Prestonsburg, whom she raised; four other grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, September 18, at 11 a.m., at Carter Funeral Home, Prestonsburg. Burial was in the Porter Cemetery, Prestonsburg, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home.  (FCT's)

HORN, Earl   Age, 68, of Prestonsburg, KY., died Saturday, October 13, 2001, following a brief illness. Born on August 27, 1933, in Floyd County, KY., he was the son of the late Tom Horn and Anna Harmon Horn. He was retired from Mt. Pipe Line. Survivors include one daughter, Martha Horn of Ind.; two brothers, Merle Horn and Sam Horn, both of Prestonsburg, KY. He was preceded in death by four brothers, Tom Horn, Otto Horn, Yancy Horn, Beverly Horn and five sisters, Reono Smith, Hope Goble, Minnie Horn, Juanita Horn, and Martha Ann Horn. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, October 16, 2001, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY., with Manford Fannin and Roger Hill officiating. Burial will be in the West Prestonsburg Cemetery, West Prestonsburg, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HORN, Eleanor Spurlock   Age, 88, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, June 15, 2003, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital. Born July 9, 1914, in Amey, West Virginia, she was the daughter the late Silas Spurlock and Hulda Anna Cassell Spurlock. She was a homemaker and a member of the First United Methodist Church, and Chancel Choir member for 60 years, Daughters of the American Revolution, and served as Regent of John Graham Chapter, Prestonsburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Raymond Horn on March 22, 1995. They were married November 25, 1931. Survivors include two daughters, Elizabeth Horn Fannin of Inverness, Florida, and Carlos E. Horn Wells of Paintsville; three grandchildren, Dianna Alley Stephens of West Jordan, Utah, Charles B. Wells of Georgetown, and Michael Salley of Saint Louis, Missouri; two great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, June 18, at 11 a.m., at the First United Methodist Church, with Rev. Mark Walz and Rev. Quentin Scholtz officiating. Interment will be in Porter Cemetery, Prestonsburg. Carter Funeral Home is serving the Horn family. Contributions suggested to First United Methodist Church, 256 S. Arnold Ave., Prestonsburg. Active pallbearers: Harry Burke, William Kelly Moore, Robert Moore, Shag Branham, Robert L. Burchett, Gary Wright, Ron Wright and Doug Hyden. Honorary pallbearers: Jack Hyden, Print Ball, Jesse B. Hacewood, Dexter Horn, Tandy Buchannan, Tommy Horn, Ronnie Kirtley, Richard Schardt, Dr. William T. Fannin, Bill Harvey Howard, and Burl Wells Spurlock.  (FCT'S)

HORN, Ellen Herald  Age, 91, of West Prestonsburg, the widow of Russell E. Horn, died Tuesday, July 17, 2001, at the Mountain Manor Nursing Home in Prestonsburg. She was born May 4, 1910, at West Prestonsburg, the daughter of the late William and Allie Calhoun Herald. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church, and a member of Adah Chapter No. 24, Order of the Eastern Star. She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Thomas E. and Palestine M. Horn of Flatwoods; one brother and sister-in-law, Billy and Josephine Herald of Prestonsburg; one granddaughter and grandson-in-law, Michael and Deanna Lynn Robinson; one great-granddaughter, Kathryn Anne Robinson; and two nephews, Gary T. Herald and Larry D. Herald. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 20, 2001, at 11 a.m., at the Floyd Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg, with the Rev. Lorie Vannucci and Rev. Manford Fannin officiating. Burial will follow in the Porter Cemetery in Prestonsburg. Visitation is at the new location of Floyd Funeral Home. All arrangements are under the direction of the Floyd Funeral Home, Prestonsburg. (FCT'S)

HORN, Emma Lou, b. 12-1-1935, F.C., d/o Mack and Elva Boyd Hunt, d. 7-24, 1988, HRMC, F.C., w/o Dexter Horn, children: Phillip, Randall, Jeffrey, Sherry and Sandra, bur: Davidson Mem Gardens

HORN, Mrs. Georgie Wright  Obit  Submitted by     From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HORN, Jake Kent  Age, 19, of Prestonsburg, died Saturday, June 8, 1991at the home of his grandparents, Jake and Lucille Cobb in Richmond, following an extended illness. Born February 11, 1972 in Bardstown, he was the son of John R. and Mary Lou Cobb Horn of Prestonsburg. He was a 1990 graduate of Prestonsburg High School arid attended the Prestonsburg Christian Church. Survivors include one brother, David Brent Horn of Richmond; one sister, Cathy Janet] Horn of Prestonsburg and paternal grandmother and step-grandfather, Catherine and Allen Frederick of Inez, Funeral services were Monday, June 10, at the Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home with the Dr. James Cox officiating. Burial was made in the Richmond Cemetery.  (FCT'S)

HORN, James Walker Obituary, The Floyd County Times, Prestonsburg, Kentucky, 1 April 2005, page A6. James Walker Horn, age 77, of Hilliard, Ohio, passed away at Doctors Hospital on Thursday, March 10, 2005. James was born on October 20, 1927, in Ligon, Kentucky, a son of the late John and Bessie Moore Horn. His beloved wife of 41 years, Irene Howell Horn, preceded him in death. Jimmy served his country as a member of the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Columbus Coated Fabrics after 34 years of service, and was a Charter Member of the Harvest Assembly of God. He was a devoted an loving husband, father, uncle, and friend. He is survived by his son, Dana, and daughter-in-law, Michele, of Plain City, Ohio; a brother, Charles B. Horn of Weeksbury, and many nieces, nephews, in-laws, and friends. Visitation was Sunday, March 13, from 4-8 p.m., at Harvest Assembly of God, 8075 Dellinger Road, Galloway, Ohio, where funeral service was held at 11 a.m., Monday, March 14, 2005, with Pastor Chris Tomaso officiating. Interment was in the Sunset Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to James Walker Horn Memorial Fund at Harvest Assembly Church. Arrangements completed by the Tidd Funeral Home, Hilliard, Ohio.

HORN, Linda Lou  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HORN, Opal Age, 76, of Prestonsburg, died Thursday, September 30, 1999, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin, following an extended illness. Born on January I0, 1923, in West Prestonsburg, she was the daughter of the late John Cornette and Alice Simmons Comette. She was a member of the Faith . Deliverance Tabernacle, West Prestonsburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Yancy Horn Sr. Survivors include four sons, Yancy Horn Jr. and Donald Horn, both of Warsaw, Indiana, John D. Horn of Prestonsburg, Bill Tom Horn of Auxier; six daughters, Bonnie Shepherd of Prestonsburg, Angie Haywood, Alice Buckhart, Lois Hurd, Audrey Long, all of Warsaw, Indiana, Mary Meeks of Tulsa, Oklahoma; one brother, John D. Comette of West Virginia,Burial will be in the West Prestonsburg Cemetery.

HORN, Thomas  Obit  Submitted by         From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HORN, Vela M. Age 90, of St. Marys, Ohio, d, April 29, 1999, at Valley Nursing Home,  She was born February 15, 1909, in Ligon, d/o  Beverly and Rilda (Henson) McCown. w/o, Paul W. Horn. Survivors include two daughters, Marcella Stumbo of Plano, Illinois, Norma McMurray of St. Marys, Ohio; one son, Ted Horn of St. Marys, Ohio; two sisters, Mazie May of Detroit, Michigan, Etta Bell Smith of Shalimar, Florida; Funeral services were conducted Monday, May 3, at the Long & Folk Funeral Home in St. Mary's Ohio

HORNE, Pastor Alma "Nanny"    Age 73, of Dayton, OH went home to be with the Lord March 16, 2007 at Hospice of Dayton. She was born on January 17, 1934 in Wayland, KY. Pastor Horne was pastor of Glorious Light Church of the Living God until the time of her death. Preceded in death by her parents, Samuel & Garnet Horne; 3 sisters, 4 brothers; son, Stephen M. Long. She leaves to cherish her memories, 1 brother, Rev. E. Jack (Eugena) Horne; 1 daughter, Anita L. Vines; 2 nieces, Susan (Ralph) Starks, Kimberly Long; 1 nephew, Jeffery (Angela) Cunningham, whom she raised as her own children; 3 granddaughters, Jameica (Guy) White, Janita Vines, Alma Marie Long; 1 grandson, James Vines II; sister-in-law, Amielier Horne, of Baltimore, MD; caretaker, Barbara Portis; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives & her beloved Church Family. Funeral service will be held 1 pm March 24, 2007 at Glorious Light Church of the Living God, 3661 Evansville Avenue. Elder James Vines officiating. Interment Greencastle Cemetery. Visitation 10 am March 24, 2007 at the church until the time of service. Family will receive friends one hour prior to service. Arrangements entrusted to the HOUSE OF WHEAT Funeral Home, Inc., 2107 North Gettysburg Avenue. Special thanks to the nurses and staff at Good Samaritan Hospital Seton Towers, 1700th floor for the special care you showed to our precious loved one. Online condolences may be expressed at houseofwheat@woh.rr.com  (DAYTON (OH) DAILY NEWS 3/23/07 )

HORNE, Greg Alan   Age 47, of Beavercreek, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly, on Sunday, March 26, 2006. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, McKinley and Bessie Webb; and Earl and Hazel Horne, all of Paintsville. He is survived by his parents, James and Kinalene Horne; a brother, Michael (Linda) Horne and family; Linda Neal of Shelbyville, Indiana; children: Alana (Greg) Collett of Garrett, Gregory Alan Horne Jr., and Carrie Lynn Horne, both of Beavercreek, and Brian Neal of Shelbyville, Indiana; grandchildren: James Collett and Hailey Collett, both of Garrett; a niece, Kelly (Clark) Patterson; and a nephew, Michael Thomas Horne, both of Beavercreek; great-grandnieces, Brooklyn and Mia Patterson; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Greg was born and raised in Beavercreek, Ohio. He attended Beavercreek High School, and was a member of the Faith Baptist Church. He had worked for TVM, El Cay Trucking Co. as an over the road driver. Funeral services will be held at the Tobias Funeral Home, Beavercreek Chapel, 3970 Dayton Xenia Rd., at Grange Hall Rd. on Thursday, March 30, 2006, at 10 a.m., with Pastor Gary Favor officiating. Interment will be in Valley View Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 p.m., until 8 p.m., on Wednesday, March 29. Memorial contributions may be made in Greg's name to the American Heart Association, 124 N. Jefferson St., Dayton, Ohio 45402.  (FCT'S)

HORNE, Myrtle  Age 93, of Hueysville, KY., wife of the late Grant Horne, passed away Friday, May 18, 2001, at her residence. Born May 4, 1908, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Hood Gearheart and Molly Gearheart Allen. She was a homemaker and a member of the Hueysville Church of Christ. She is survived by three sons, Robert Horne of Kendallville, In., Ronnie Horne and Mack Horne, both of Hueysville, KY.; four daughters, Georgia Brown of Wilmington, Oh., Donna Young of Williamsburg, KY., Linda Adcox of Hueysville, KY., and Connie Prater of Eastern, KY.; one brother, Herman Allen of Paris, KY.; one sister, Peggy Dudleson of Hueysville, KY.; 19 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services for Myrtle Horne were conducted, 2:00 p.m., Sunday, May 20, 2001, at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with Clergyman Paul Rice officiating. Burial followed in the Gearheart Cemetery, Hueysville, KY., under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Mike Shepherd, Larry Shepherd, Todd Bailey, Alan Knight, Brian Shepherd, Rick Allen and Kyle Tharp. Honorary pallbearers: Ricky Young, Rodney Young and Randy Allen. (FCT'S)

HORNE, Oscar   Age 80, of Lackey, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2007, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. He was born June 2, 1926, in Lackey, the son of the late Isadore Horne and Alice Saunders Horne. He was a former employee of Isadore Horne and Sons. Survivors include two brothers, Woodrow Horne of Lackey, and Franklin Horne of Columbus, Ohio; and two sisters: Linda Hill of Franklin, Ohio, and Mazine Taub of Mitchellville, Maryland. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers: Willard Horne and Kamon Horne; and two sisters, Mildred Horne and Jennie Baker. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, April 8, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with friends and family officiating. Burial was in the Lackey Cemetery, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home.

HORNSBY, Jean Cornett  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HOSKINS, Leona Alberta  76   b-Jan.17 1922   d-Aug.10 1998    d/o-Nathaniel & Mary Catherine Daniels Irvin   w/o- Hobert Hoskins  Bur: Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Floyd County, KY.

HOSKINS, Virginia Adkins, d-Apr. 10,1997  b- Sep. 22, 1915,   d/o Jerry & Betty Parsons Adkins, w/o Brown Lee Hoskins

HOUSAH, Jessica Correll, b. 1-17-1893, Louisville KY, d/o John Marshall and Alice Prudia Rhinhart Correll, d. 4-4-1988, HRMC, F.C., w/o Albert Housah, bur Davidson Mem Gardens

HOUSER, Mary Lou Ritchie   Age, 62, of Osgood, Indiana, formerly of Wayland, died Friday, December 8, 2000, at her residence, following a brief illness. Born 1934, in Wayland, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Bertha Ritchie. She was a foundry worker. Survivors include one son, Roy Collins of Osgood, Indiana; three daughters, Judy Collins, Pauline Collins and Mary Catherine Collins of Osgood; six brothers, Edward Ritchie of Wayland, Chester Ray Ritchie of North Bern, Indiana, Earl Ritchie of Somerset, Omer Ritchie of Osgood, Paul Ritchie of West Port, Indiana, Johnny Ritchie of Mt. Sterling; two sisters, Ollie Allen of Wayland, Ethel Mae Mullins of Comarheu and five grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, December 12, at the Fields Funeral Home in Osgood. Burial will be in the family cemetery, Osgood, Indiana, under the direction of Fields Funeral Home. (Information, Courtesy of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.) (FCT'S)

HOOVER, Timothy Duane   Age 42, of Hippo, KY., son of Maudie Ratliff Hoover, of Hippo, KY., and the late George Hoover, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2002, at his residence, in Hippo, KY. He was born February 12, 1959, in McDowell, KY. Survivors include three brothers, David Gordon Hoover and Don Williams Hoover, both of Hippo, KY., and James Reginald Hoover of Paintsville, KY.; three sisters, Phyllis Ann Wilks of Hippo, KY., Margaret Hoover and Wanda Caldwell, both of Prestonsburg, KY. Funeral services for Timothy Duane Hoover, were conducted Monday, January 21, 2002, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with Clergyman Joe Ratliff officiating. Burial followed in the Miners Cemetery, Eastern, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Adam Caldwell, Jordan Caldwell, Kenny Caldwell, Shawn Wilks, Seth Hall, and Dustin Hoover. (FCT'S)

HOOVER, Veronica Jean     Age 43 of Hueysville, Kentucky passed from this life on Monday, October 22, 2007 inn the Cabell -Huntington Hospital in Huntington, W.VA. She was born February 15, 1964 at Waverly, Ohio the daughter of James A. "Red" Morris and Mabel Lois Conley Morris. She was a homemaker.  She is survived by: The parents, James A. "Red" Morris and Mabel Lois Morris of Wayland, Ky. The husband, Johnnie F. Hoover, Jr. One daughter, Rachel Lois Hoover of Hueysville, Ky. One Brother, Dennis Morris of Martin, Ky. One Sister, Valerie Morris Warrix of Hueysville, Ky.  Funeral Services: Thursday, October 25, 2007 in the Martin Branch Freewill Baptist Church at Estill, Ky. with Freewill Baptist Ministers officiating. Burial to follow in the Hoover Family Cemetery at Hueysville, Ky. Under direction of HALL FUNERAL HOME of Martin, Ky. (HFH)

HOWARD, Aileen Conley Obit  (HFH Photo)

HOWARD, Aileen Hughes  Age 73, of Garrett, KY., passed away Thursday, July 11, 2002, at the Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, KY. She was born December 7, 1928, in Pike County, KY., the daughter of the late Clarence Hughes and Nona Cavins Hughes. She was a homemaker and a member of the Garrett Baptist Church, Garrett, KY., since 1966. Survivors include four sons, Mike Howard of Hueysville, KY., Kenneth Lee Howard and Steven “Cecil” Howard, both of Garrett, KY., and Terry Ray Howard of David, KY.; three daughters, Peggy Turner of Garrett, KY., Donna Bradley of Allen, KY., and Tina Salyer of Staffordsville, KY.; four brothers, Donald Hughes, Clarence Hughes, Bill Hughes, and Jimmy Hughes, all of Garrett, KY.; two sisters, Peggy Daniels and Joyce Allen, both of Garrett, KY.; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Bobby Hughes, and one sister, Betty Hughes. Funeral services for Aileen Hughes Howard were conducted Sunday, July 14, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Garrett First Baptist Church, Garrett, KY., with the clergyman, Randy Osborne, officiating. Burial was in the Tom Martin Cemetery, Garrett, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Pallbearers: Steve Turner, Vincent Turner, Jamie Mullins, Matt Howard, Kevin Hughes, William Hughes, Stevie Hughes, and Randall Hughes. Honorary: Don Hughes, Jimmy Hughes, Bill Hughes, Goble Allen, Clarence Hughes, Floyd Daniels, Chris Bradley, Denzil Turner, and Ray Salyer. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Alta Mae Age 90, of East Point, died Monday, May 22, 2000, at the Riverview Nursing Home in Prestonsburg. Born on May 20, 1910, at East Point, she was the daughter of the late William L. and Hattie Stone Music. She was a member of the Little Paint Church of God. Her husband, Arthur C. Howard, preceded her in death. Survivors include two sons, Harold Howard of Pilgrim and Reuben Howard of East Point; two brothers, Dewey E. Music and Bobby Joe Music, both of East Point; three sisters, Nell Woodworth of Ocala, Florida, Mary Badgett of Findlay, Ohio, and Gertrude Auxier of Hager Hill. Burial  in the Combs & Howard Cemetery at Little Paint

HOWARD Ashland (Cora) born 07-11-1915 died 05-22-1991 son of Charlie and Martha Shepherd Howard, husband of Darcus Sloan Howard burial: James E. Shepard cemetery at David

HOWARD, Arizona “Donia”  Age, 98, of Hueysville, died Thursday, January 11, 2001, at the Riverview Manor Nursing Home at Prestonsburg. She was born in Decoy, on January 14, 1902, the daughter of Billy Combs and Roseann Howard Combs. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Howard. Other survivors include six sons, Estill of Lima, Ohio, Arthur of Brooksville, Florida, Dan of Dallas, Texas, Hubert of Claypool, Indiana, J.B. of North Judston, Indiana and Ray of Charleston, South Carolina; five daughters, Creasie Smith of Decoy, Virginia Stacy of Mill Creek, Indiana, Mally Clemons of Leburn, Faye Judy of Ft. Wayne, Indiana and Nadine Handshoe of Hueysville; 53 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, January 14, at the Hindman Funeral Services Chapel with Hurley Smith and Randall Short officiating. Burial was in the Bradley Cemetery at Decoy. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Bufford , Age 45, of Gunlock, d. , January 3, 1998,  in Salyersville, in an auto accident. B.  September 13, 1952 in Floyd County, s/o  Hager and Shannon Chaffins Howard. h/o  Jennifer Wireman Howard; two sons, Bufford Brian Howard and Shawn Howard; one daughter, Kayla Howard ; one stepdaughter,  Courtney Wireman  four brothers, Ronnie Howard , A.C. Howard, Steven Howard and Aaron Howard, ; and seven sisters, Barbara Jean Moore, Erma Jean Huth, Lois Ann Ramsey, Connie Lynn Moore, Ollie Mae Bolen, Sandra Kay Bentley, and Sally Jo Corley . Burial was in the Chaffins Cemetery at Rock Fork, Garrett.

HOWARD, Charles E.  Age, 69, of Garrett, passed away Saturday, October 15, 2005, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. He was born in Garrett, on October 2, 1936, the son of Harliss Howard and Polly Coburn Howard. He was preceded in death by his wife: Aileen Howard; his father: Harliss Howard; brothers: Danny, Joe, Keith and Pete Howard; a sister: Judy; and a grandson: William Chase Salyer. He is survived by his mother, Polly Howard; three sons: Mike (Gwen) Howard, Kenneth “Kimble” (Darlene) Howard, Steven “Cecil” Howard, and Terry (Marcia) Howard; three daughters: Peggy (Denzil) Turner, Donna (Chris) Bradley, and Tina (Ray) Salyer; three brothers: Gordon, Frankie and Gary Howard; four sisters: Betty Layne, Rinki Salmons, Patty Osborne, and Deana Longpre; 18 grandchildren: Amy (Vincent), Steve, Kristi, Chrystal, Matt, Chad, Jeremy, Steven, Tameka, Brandon, Brittney, Joshua, Brittney, Christopher, Matthew, Jamie (Angela), Dannielle and Gage; and three great grandchildren: Zach, Makenzi and Alyia. Burial was held Tuesday, October 18, 2005, at the Martin Cemetery in Garrett. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.  (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Darcus Slone Age 81, of David, d, October 27, !997, at HRMC, Prestonsburg. Born December 21, 1915 at Goodloe, d/o Jack and Ethel Tussey Slone. w/o Ashland "Hawk" Howard. Survivors include six sons, Jackie Howard of David, Chalmer Howard, Earl Howard, Charles Howard, Donald Ray Howard and Robert L. Howard,; two daughters, Gladys Shepherd , and Geneva Marshall ; three brothers, Herb Slone, Robie Slone and Ellis Slone, ; one sister, Osie Slone ;  Burial will be in the James Shepherd Cemetery at David

HOWARD, Dora Lee  Age 63, of Louisville, formerly of Magoffin County, wife of Harold Howard, passed away Friday, September 20, 2002, in Santa Rosa, New Mexico. She was born July 22, 1939, in Battle Creek, Michigan, the daughter of the late George Risner and Pocahontas Risner. In addition to her husband, she is survived two sons, Paul Howard and Steve Howard, both of Cincinnati, Ohio; four daughters, Phyllis Howard of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Wilma Howard Brown and Delores Howard, both of Spokane, Washington, and Lisa Howard Hallis of Louisville; nine brothers, Ollie Risner, Frank Risner, Larry Risner, Richard Risner, Theodore Risner, Ray Risner and Dave Risner, all of Michigan, and Clayton Risner and Elmar Risner, both of Alabama; three sisters, Ruth Patrick of Saranak, Michigan, Josephine Bailey of Belding, Michigan, and Barbara Patrick of Ionik, Michigan; and nine grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, September 28, at 2 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Clergyman Ollie Watts officiating. Burial will follow in the Brushy Bill Cemetery, at Gunlock, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Effie  Age 95, of Garrett, KY., widow of Kelly Howard, passed away, Wednesday, April 24, 2002, at the Claylor-Nickel Regional Center, Bluffton, Indiana. She was born August 13, 1906, in Floyd County, KY., the daughter of the late Teck Reed and Elizabeth Moore Reed. She was a homemaker, a member of the United Baptist Church, and a Kentucky Colonel. Survivors include two daughters, Alberta Bolding of Warren, In., and Glenna Caudill of Marion, Oh.; 16 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. In addition to her husband, Kelly, and parents, she was preceded in death by three sons, Harry Howard, Garry Howard and Brison Howard. Funeral services for Effie Howard will be conducted Saturday, April 27, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with the clergymen, Sterling Bolen and Jerry Manns, officiating. Burial will follow in the Howard Cemetery, Garrett, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Ell   Age, 76, of Hueysville, KY., died Sunday, November 11, 2001, following an extended illness. Born on January 21, 1925, in Magoffin County, he was the son of Tony Howard and Grace Hicks Howard. He was a member of Salt Lick Community United Baptist Church, former magistrate and road supervisor in Magoffin County, member of Disabled American Veterans, member of the V.F.W., Salyersville, KY., and a Kentucky Colonel. He is survived by his wife, Ovie Terry Howard. Other survivors include eight sons, Graydon Howard, and Dayton Howard, both of Sturgis Mich., Tilden Howard of Blue River, KY., Kenneth Combs, Elden Howard, Stanley Neil Howard, and Eric Shepherd, all of Hueysville, KY., Hannon Howard of Staffordsville, KY.; four daughters, Sharon Greenleaf of Sturgis Mich., Grace Shepherd of Gunlock, KY., Tina Bailey of Martin, KY., Glenna Slone of Hueysville, KY.; two brothers, Edd Howard and Paul Howard, both of Garrett, Ind.; four sisters, Mavis Vanderpool, Glenna Rugman, Mary Iceman, all of Garrett, Ind., and Emelgie Dennis of Indianapolis, Ind.; 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, November 14, 2001, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY., with Carlos Beverly, Lee Combs, and Simon Porter officiating. Burial will be in the Howard Cemetery, at Gunlock, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Eunice Age, 86, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, February 13, 2000, at the Mountain Manor Nursing Home in Prestonsburg. She was born July 25, 1913, at Prestonsburg, the daughter of the late Babe Howard and Pearlie Calhoun Wallen. She is survived by one half-sister, Mable Crisp of Prestonsburg. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 16, at 1. p.m., at the Floyd Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Manford Fannin officiating. Burial will be in the Alex Banks Cemetery at Prestonsburg, under the direction of Floyd Funeral Home.

HOWARD, Franklin, D., b. 3-17-1944, Magoffin Co, KY, s/o Willis and Aggie Ousley Howard, d. 1-22-1988, F.C., bur: Brushy Hill Cem, Gunlock

HOWARD,  Harold J.   Age, 76, passed away, Sunday, May 4, 2008, at his home in Pilgrim. Harold, the son of the late Arthur and Alta Mae Music Howard, was born on April 24, 1932, on Little Paint Creek, at East Point. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1951 until 1955; spent his early life as a mechanic; and later retired from Wolf Creek Colleries. He was a member of the Lovely Freewill Baptist Church.  Survivors include his wife, Helen Dawne Fields Howard; one daughter (by Ruby Jewell Rowe Howard), Lisa Howard Murrell and son-in-law, Charles K. Mollett of East Point; two grandsons: Gary Wayne Jr., and Derek Howard Murrell of East Point; two stepchildren: Darlene (Lee) Moore of Pilgrim, and Garry (Denise) Gauze of Inez; three stepgrandchildren: Karen (John) Rainwater, and Ryan and Valerie Gauze, all of Inez; and two stepgreat-grandchildren; one brother, Reuben Clay (Joann) Howard of East Point; a niece: Debbie (Danny) Howard Hall of East Point; a nephew, Tim (Lois) Howard of Prestonsburg; and a great-nephew, Danny Douglas II (Kristy) Hall of Lexington. Funeral services were held at the Richmond-Callaham Funeral Home, in Inez, on Wednesday, May 7, at 1:00 p.m., with Reverend Lonnie Smith officiating. Burial followed at the Howard-Combs Cemetery at East Point. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Harry Berchel Age 67, of Burnside; formerly of Swanton, Ohio, died Friday, October 1, 1999, at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital. Born January 11, 1932, at Garrett, he was the son of Effie Reed Howard of Garrett, and the late Kelly Howard. He served in the Air Force during the Korean War. He is survived by his wife, Mildred Caudill Howard. Other survivors include three sons, Timothy Howard of Buchanan, Michigan, Kelly Howard of Richmond, Robin Howard of Forth Worth, Texas; two daughters, Sandra Rupp of Delta, Ohio and Trena Johnson of Bronston; two sisters, Alberta Bolding of Warren, Indiana, Glenna Caudill of Marion, Ohio; Burial was in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.

HOWARD, Harvey Thadeous Age 79, of Betsy Layne, died, October 27, 1997, at Pikeville Methodist Hospital, . Born June 15, 1918 at Mayflower, s/o Russell and Polly Howard. He was  a World War II Air Force veteran, and a member of the Church of Christ at Harold. h/o  Siltania Jones Howard; two daughters, Brenda Joyce Osborne , and Janet Fay McReynolds of ; one brother, Kermit Howard ; one sister, Norma Mullins  burial :Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.

HOWARD, Herman Gene Age 74, of Athens, Ohio, died Monday morning, April 25, 2005, at Rocksprings Rehabilitation Center, Pomeroy, Ohio. Born July 6, 1930, in Betsy Layne, he was the son of the late D.W. and Addie Calahan Howard, and his late step-mother, Myrtle Hughes Howard. He was also raised by his aunt and uncle, the late Garnet and Fred Slater of The Plains, Ohio. He was a graduate of Betsy Layne High School (Floyd County, Kentucky) and had been a resident of the Athens, Ohio, area since 1952. He had been employed by Ambassador Laundries Inc., Ohio University, was a partner with the Columbus Dispatch Dealership in Athens for 17 years, and retired from the U.S. Postal Service in 1987. After his retirement, he worked as a greeter at the Athens Wal-Mart. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Barbara Toban Howard; a daughter, Lisa (Don) Snyder of Athens, Ohio; a son, Kenny (Brenda) Howard of Athens, Ohio; three grandchildren: Lindsay, Sarah, and Zack Howard; an aunt, Norma Mullins of Betsy Layne; an uncle, Kermit Howard of Dwale; and several cousins. In addition to his parents, step-mother, and aunt and uncle, who also raised him, he was preceded in death by a son, Dennis "Tug" Howard, February 2005, and a granddaughter, Meggin Tripp. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 28, at 1 p.m., at Jagers & Sons Funeral Home, Athens, Ohio, with Buford Brown officiating. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Ivory, Age, 73, of Gunlock, died Wednesday, April 26, 2000, at his residence, following an extended illness. Born on January 31, 1927, in Magoffin County, he was the son of the late Sam and Sally Shepherd Howard. He was a disabled logging and Kentucky West Virginia Gas Company employee. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sadie Howard. Survivors include four step-sons, Carl D. Wireman of Hueysville, Lloyd Howard of Tutor Key, Adam Wireman and Jodie Shepherd, both of Gunlock; four step-daughters, Hazel Shepherd of Gunlock, Mable Clay of Dwale, Clara Bailey of Swampton, Mazie May of Kentucky; two sisters, Martha Handshoe and Ida Wireman, both of Gunlock Burial in the Bill Shepherd Cemetery, Magoffin County

HOWARD, James  Age, 72, died Saturday, April 8, 2000, in Riverside, California, after an extended illness. He was born March 15, 1928, at Mid, in Magoffin County, the son of James "Jim" and Elizabeth Hale Howard. He attended Garrett High School and entered the U.S. Navy and served in the South Pacific during World War II. After he returned, he later graduated from Ohio State University as a physicist. He worked with I.B.M. Corp. in their laboratories at San Jose, California doing research. He and his wife, Anne Calcara Howard, founded their own company, Pacific-Polylloys Inc at Corona, California. Survivors, other than his wife, include one daughter, Cherylann Reed; two brothers, Berlin Howard of Eastern, Lloyd J. Howard of Tutor Key; four sisters, Marie Bailey of Columbus, Ohio; Lawnie Handshoe of Kendallville, Indiana, Tressie M. Kalibachuk of Donellen, New Jersey, Renea Walters of Ray Indiana; and two grandsons. Burial was in Corona, California.

HOWARD, James Dillard, B: 11-25-1919  D: 6-6-1983, s/o Earl & Emma Reed Howard h/o Allene Slade, children: Emlou, Sherry & Krista, bro-sis: Elder Burton, Imogene, Alean, Goldie & Donna, 3 bro. & 1 sis. deceased

HOWARD, James F. (Jim Bo)  Age, 59, of Prestonsburg, died Tuesday, November 4, 2003, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born February 18, 1944, in Cow Creek, he was the son of the late Ray and Josephine Ellis Howard. He was a disabled co-owner of Ray Howard Furniture in Prestonsburg. He is survived by his wife, Peggy Robinson Howard. Other survivors include one son, James F. Howard II, of Prestonsburg; two brothers, O.R. “Pete” Howard of Prestonsburg, and R.T. (Tim) Howard, of Auxier. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, John Mark Howard, and one sister, Judith Howard Carter. A memorial service will be held Thursday, November 6, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Rev. George Love officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 5, from 6 p.m., to 9 p.m., at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, John Morgan, 71, of Prestonsburg, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2004 in Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg. Mr. Howard was born Aug. 17, 1932. His wife, Nancy Hill Howard, survives. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Carter Funeral Home in Prestonsburg. Burial will be in J. Polk Hill Family Cemetery. Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Robie Prater

HOWARD, John Timothy Age, 44, of Prestonsburg, better known to family and friends as “Bub,” died Tuesday, June 27, 2006, at his residence. Born November 27, 1961, in Prestonsburg, he was the son of O. R. “Pete” Howard and Hattie Lou Baldridge Howard. He was a  furniture salesperson for Ray Howard Furniture Store. He was a graduate of Johnson-Wells Chef's Academy in Charleston, South Carolina.  In addition to his parents, he is survived by one sister, Mina Howard; and one daughter, Chloe Shalyn Howard of Lexington.  Memorial services were held Thursday, June 29, at 11 a.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Mike Chamberlain officiating.  The family has entrusted arrangements to the Carter Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HOWARD, John Woodford II   Son of Jane Davis Howard and the late Judge Harris S. Howard, was born November 9, 1955, in Prestonsburg. He departed this life, November 16, 2003. John is survived by his mother; a brother, Harris (and his wife, Lee); a sister, Vanessa, and a very special nephew, Jonathan. His paternal grandparents, Jack and Florence Stephens Howard, and his maternal grandparents, Ralph and Myrtie Hill Davis, preceded him in death. John graduated from Transylvania University, Summa Cum Laude, in 1977, and was in his first year of medical school when he had an automobile accident that left him a quadriplegic. After many months of therapy, and with strong determination, he decided that even though he would not be able to use his hands to become a surgeon, he could use his keen mind to become an attorney. Upon completion of law school, John worked as Staff Attorney for the Kentucky Court of Appeals, before going into private practice. He was a member of the First Methodist Church, a member of the Floyd County, Kentucky, and American Bar Associations. He also served eight years on the Board of Directors of Mountain Comprehensive Care Center. John believed that achievement comes when you decide to live your possibilities and that it isn’t life that matters, it’s the courage you bring to it. He overcame monumental obstacles with courage, faith and integrity. Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Thursday, at the First United Methodist Church. Memorial contributions suggested to the Harris S. Howard Memorial Scholarship Fund at Prestonsburg Community College, 1 Bert Combs Drive, Prestonsburg, Kentucky, or to the First United Methodist Church, 256 South Arnold Avenue, Prestonsburg, Kentucky 41653. Visitation will be 4 p.m., until 8 p.m., today, at Carter Funeral Home. Pallbearers: Fred Culvertson, Keith Shannon, Brian Holbrook, Derek Hicks, Jim Combs, Ronnie Slone, Jerry Patton, and Jerry Meek. Carter Funeral Home is serving the Howard family.  (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Mrs. John, D: 3-10-1938  age 81, d/o Bill Allen, w/o John Howard children: 6 daughters & 6 sons

HOWARD, Josephine Ellis  Age, 84, of Prestonsburg, died Saturday, August 26, 2000, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born on October 4, 1915, at Water Gap, she was the daughter of the late Parmer Tilden and Laura Belle Lafferty Ellis. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, a deacon and elder for many years, a Cub Scout and Girl Scout leader. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Howard. Survivors include one daughter, Judith Ann Howard Carter of Prestonsburg; three sons, O.R. "Pete" Howard of Prestonsburg, Tim Howard of Auxier, Jim Howard of Prestonsburg; two sisters, June Gearheart and Isabell Spotte, both of Prestonsburg; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, August 29, at 11 a.m., at the First Presbyterian Church, Prestonsburg, with Rev. George Love officiating. Interment was in the Mayo Cemetery, Prestonsburg, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home. Serving as active pallbearers were Alan Carter Roberts, Peter Howard, James Howard II, James Carter III, Jonathan Goble, Ron Slone, Tommy Poe and Scott Kidd. Honorary pallbearers were Orville Cooley, Jim Goble, Frank Heinze, Tim Jessen, Bob Hughes, Marvin Music Jr., Freddie Goble, Bob Perry, Will Kendrick and John Everly.   (FCT'S)

HOWARD, June Martin  Age 85, of Kenton, Ohio, formerly of Garrett, KY., widow of Carl Howard, passed away Monday, December 31, 2001, at the Sunbridge Care Rehabilitation Center, Marion, Ohio. She was born March 12, 1916, in Mousie, KY., the daughter of the late Tom Martin and Hester Amburgey Martin. She was a homemaker, and was a member of the Stone Coal Regular Baptist Church since 1946. Survivors include two sons, Charles Randall Howard and Bill Howard, both of Marion, Ohio; three brothers, Hawley Martin of Flatwoods, KY., James Martin of Franklin, Ohio, Richard Martin of Stanton, KY.; two sisters, Geneva Smith of Flatwoods, KY., Peggy Byrd of Middletown, Ohio, six grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Ralph Martin; three sisters, Winnie Wolf, Sue Birch and Geraldine Sweet. Funeral services for June Martin Howard were conducted Thursday, January 3, 2002, at 11:00 a.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with the Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Howard Cemetery, Rock Fork, Garrett, KY. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Billy Howard, Donny Howard, David Howard, Tim Hall, and William Lee Smith. Honorary: James Martin, Richard Martin, Richard Byrd and Jim Vanderpool. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Larry Ray   Age, 48, of Garrett, died Tuesday, November 14, 2000, at his residence. Born on September 1, 1952, in Knott County, he was the son of Ola Cox Howard of Eastern and the late Gold Howard. He was a disabled coal miner and the husband of Diana Shepherd Howard. In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Christina Howard and Melissa Howard, both of Garrett; two brothers, Ronald Howard and Donald Howard, both of Eastern; a sister, Kathy Cornette of Georgia; and one grandchild. Funeral services will be Friday, November 17, at 1 p.m., at the Rock Fork Old Regular Baptist Church at Garrett, with Jerry Manns and Earl Slone officiating. Burial will follow in the Howard Cemetery on Rock Fork at Garrett. Visitation will be at the church after 6 p.m., tonight. Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home at Martin is in charge of arrangements. (FCT'S)

Howard, Maudie Age, 68, died at 8:18am April 26, 2006, at Lime Memorial Health System. She was born Dec. 4, 1937 in Breathitt Co. Ky., to Charlie and Dora Manns Clemons, who preceded her in death. On June 30, 1957 she married Lebern Howard, who died Sept. 27, 1995. Mrs. Howard ws a football lacer at Wilson Sporting Goods in Ada for 23 years. She attended the Quickstep Pentecostal Church of God, Alger. Survivors include a son, Delmer "Bub" (Sarah) Williams or Alger; a daughter, Donna (Mark) Conley of Alger; a stepson, Henry (Cheryl) Howard of McGuffey; two stepdaughters, Louise (Kenny) Morris of Mount Victory and Pauline (Jim) Seitz of Means, Ky, six grandchildren, 13 step-grandchildren and 21 stepgreat-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a sister, Bonnie Becraft; and a brother, Albert Clemons. Services will be at 1pm Friday at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Alger. Pastor Robert Dye and the Rev. Tex Rowe will officiate. Burial will be in the Preston Cemetery, Alger/

HOWARD, Norman, B: 7-10-1914  D: 3-9-1979, s/o Earl & Emma Reed Howard h/o Berchie Combs, children: Donald Ray, Harold (Dee), Charles Teddy, Norman E. (Bucky), Richey, Glenna Rose, Shirley & Sonja bro-sis: Isadore, Raymond, Burton, Dillard, Eldred, Imajean, Allene,, Goldie & Donna

HOWARD, Ola  Age 74, of Eastern, KY., widow of Gold Howard, passed away Monday, December 24, 2001, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, KY., following an extended illness. She was born February 8, 1928, in Rock Fork, KY., the daughter of the late Elbert Cox and Minnie Stamper Cox. She was a homemaker and a member of the Salt Lick United Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, Donald Howard and Ronnie Howard, both of Eastern, KY.; one daughter, Kathy Cornette of Douglasville, Ga., 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Larry Howard; one brother, Hodley Cox; two sisters, Ova Coburn and Osa Grigsby. Funeral services for Ola Howard were conducted, Thursday, December 27, 2001, at 1:00 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with the clergyman, Gary Mitchell, officiating. Burial followed in the Gold Howard Family Cemetery, Garrett, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Oda Marshall  Age, 92, of Hueysville, died Friday, October 7, 2005, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born December 6, 1912, in Martin, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Anna Flannery Marshall. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Howard. Survivors include two sons: Wendell Howard and Marvin Howard, both of Hueysville; three daughters: Jackie Olson of Deltona, Florida, Barbara Horn of David, and Anna Duncan of Willard, Ohio; two brothers: Ray Marshall of Mansfield, Ohio, and Claude Marshall of Auburn, Indiana; five sisters: Ethel Lovely of Hueysville, Lou Ellen Tincher of Jackson, Grace Tincher of Goshen, Alberta Watson of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and Dora Mae Mullins of Eaton Rapids, Michigan; 18 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren, and nine great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Gene Howard; three brothers: Dock ”Bud“ Marshall, Ellis Marshall, and Clayton Marshall; and one sister, Della Baldridge. Funeral services were conducted Monday, October 10, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Gene Payne officiating. Burial was in the Howard & Sexton Cemetery, in Hueysville, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Opal Montana  Born: 02/13/1935 Died: 03/21/2005 Visitation: after 5:00 P.M. Wednesday at the Funeral Home. Funeral Service: Thursday, March 24, 2005 at 11:00 A.M. in the Funeral Home Chapel with David Garrett and Bethel Bolen officiating. Interment: Brushy Bill Cemetery at Gunlock, Ky. Opal Montana Howard age 70 of Petersburg, Virginia passed from this life on Monday, March 21, 2005 at her residence after a long illness. She was born February 13, 1935 at Emma, Kentucky, the daughter of Rev. Abe Vanderpool of Emma, Ky. and the late Betty Shepherd Vanderpool. She was a homemaker. Surviving are: the husband, MSG Raymond Howard, Two Sons, Thomas Harvey Howard and James Russell Howard both of Hopewell, Va., Two Daughters, Mona Lee Bogger of Cana, va. and Sandra Kaye Wallace of Reston, Va., One Brother, Isaac Vanderpool of Andersonville, Tenn., Six Sisters< Ethel Jean Scarberry of Martin, Ky., Effie Mae Garrett of Prestonsburg, Ky., Sarah Edith Jones of Englewood, Florida, Phyllis Marie Keel of South Whitley, Indiana, Mary Alice Stratton of Ivel, Ky. and Martha Carol Kidd of Prestonsburg, Ky. 5 Grandchildren and 1 Great Grandchild. Funeral Services: Thursday, march 24, 2005 at 11:00 A.M. in the Hall FUneral Home Chapel at Martin, Ky. with David Garrett and Bethel Bolen officiating. Burial in the Brushy Bill Cemetery at Gunlock, Ky. Under the professional care of HALL FUNERAL HOME of Martin, Kentucky  (HFH)

HOWARD, Radie   Age 71, of Gunlock, husband of Ruby Jane Shepherd Howard, passed away Sunday, April 27, 2003, at his residence. He was born September 13, 1931, in Gunlock, the son of the late Willis Howard and Aggie Ousley Howard. He was a retired coal miner and deacon at the Old Salt Lick United Baptist Church, at Gunlock. Survivors, in addition to his wife, include five sons, Garland (Judy) Howard, Kenny (Karen) Howard, and Jeffery (Rhonda) Howard, all of Gunlock, Darvin (Janet) Howard of Oil Springs, and Timothy (Diane) Howard of Salyersville; one daughter, Miranda Sue (Thomas) Tussey of David; eleven grandchildren, Elizabeth Howard, Amanda Risner, Stephanie Howard, Nathan Howard, Kayla Howard, Joshua Howard, Justin Howard, Johnathan Howard, James Howard, Tommie Tussey and Olivia Howard; three great-grandchildren, Stelson Risner, Kenton Risner, and Brooklyn Risner; two sisters, Edith Shepherd of Gunlock, and Thelma Conn of Dana. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, Donald Howard, Franklin Howard, Cledith Howard and Willis Howard Jr. Funeral services for Radie Howard will be conducted Wednesday, April 30, at 11 a.m., at the Brushy Fork Missonary Baptist Church, at Gunlock, with Clergymen Bethel Bolen, Boone Allen, and Wilson Slone officiating. Burial will follow in the Brushy Bill Cemetery, at Gunlock, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Ray  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HOWARD, Stewart “Joey” Jr.   Age 45, of Regina, passed away Monday, December 25, 2006, at his residence.  He was born February 18, 1961, in Ary, the son of the late Stewart Ray Howard and Vivian Colleen Moore Howard. He was a Kentucky State Police Detective, a member of Thomas C. Cecil Masonic Lodge No. 375, F&AM, Pikeville, and a member of the Shrine.  Survivors include a daughter, Selena Howard of Maineville, Ohio, his fiancée, Katina Hurle;, a brother, Greydon Howard of Garrett; and three sisters: Wendy Conley, Jane Bentley, and Kella Slone, all of Garrett.  Funeral services for Stewart “Joey” Howard Jr., will be conducted Friday, December 29, at 11:00 a.m., at the May Valley Elementary gymnasium, Martin, with Pastor Randy Osborne officiating.  Burial will follow in the Moore Cemetery, Lackey, with Hall Funeral Home, in Martin, caring for those arrangements.  Visitation, at the funeral home, where Masonic services were conducted Thursday, at 7:00 p.m.  In Lieu of Flowers, donations are suggested to Kentucky State Police Media Relations, Att. Trooper Island Camp, 919 Versailles Road, Frankfort, KY. 40601.  (FCT'S 12-29-2006)

HOWARD, Tilden Jr.  Age, 53, of Garrett, KY., died Monday, March 4, 2002, following an extended illness. Born on October 6, 1948, in Lackey, KY., he was the son of Effie Hicks Howard of David, KY., and the late Tilden Howard. He was a disabled welder. He is survived by his wife, Burneda Chaffins Howard. Other survivors include three sons, Jerry Donavan Howard of Hueysville, KY., Glen Ramey of Weeksbury, KY., and Daniel Ramey of Hindman, KY.; one daughter, Effie Shannon Howard of Garrett, KY.; two brothers, Jerry Howard of Garrett, KY., and Douglas Howard of Topmost, KY.; two sisters, Teresa Justice of David, KY., and Edith Martin of Langley, KY.; two grandchildren, Michael Howard and Joshua Ramey. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, March 7, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY., with Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the John E. and Susannah Howard cemetery, Gunlock, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWARD, Willis  Age 65, of Hippo, KY., husband of Ethel Shepherd Howard, passed away Friday, May 10, 2002, in Hippo, KY. He was born April 23, 1937, in Magoffin County, the son of the late Willis Howard and Aggie Ousley Howard. He was retired from Columbia Gas Co., and was a member of the Trace Fork Salt Lick United Baptist Church. In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Paul Howard Jr., of Hippo, KY.; one daughter, Emma Jean “Jeannie” Howard of Hippo, KY.; a niece he raised, Lisa Gail Marcos of Lexington, KY.; one brother, Rady Howard of Gunlock, KY.; two sisters, Edith Shepherd of Gunlock, KY., and Thelma Conn of Banner, KY.; five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Gold Howard; one grandchild, Anthony Willis Howard; and two brothers, Cledith and Frank Howard. Funeral services for Willis Howard Jr., were conducted Tuesday, May 14, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with Clergymen Bethel Bolen and Jerry Manns officiating. Burial followed in the Howard Family Cemetery, Hippo, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Albie "L.B."   Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HOWELL. Albie Howell,  (known as L.B.)  b. Oct 17, 1941, at Grethel,s/o Butler and Lizzie Evans Howell, d. May 23, 1994 , Our Lady of the Way Hosp in Martin, Married Judy Tackett, Children: Albie Howell Jr, and Delana Howell. Brother and Sisters: Foster Howell and Elva Howell Hall, half sisters: Elva, Evalene, Irene, Ruby, and Mary

HOWELL, Anna Belle Collins   Age, 80, of Prestonsburg, died Monday, September 8, 2003, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born December 21, 1922, at Cliff, she was the daughter of the late Albert Collins and Maggie Spradlin Collins. She was a homemaker and member of the Community United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, John Scott Howell of Prestonsburg. Other survivors include one daughter, Glenna Kay Click of Prestonsburg; three sons, Tommy Hershel Howell, and Scotty Howard Howell, both of Prestonsburg, Wendell Ray Howell of Ashland; one brother, Haskell Glenn Collins of Kingston, Tennessee; 10 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by an infant son, John Edward Howell. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, September 11, at 11 a.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg, with Rev. Steve Williams officiating. Interment will be at the Collins Family Cemetery, Spradlin Branch, Prestonsburg. Visitation is Wednesday, 5 p.m., until 9 p.m. Pallbearers: Jamie Howell, Anthony Howell, John Click, Norman Scott Howell, Andrew Howell, Jesse Chaffin, Matt Setser, Sam Chaffin, Johnny Webb, and Austin Shuck. Carter Funeral Home is serving the Howell family.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Anny Akers , Age 75, of Dana, died Tuesday, August 24, 1999, at HRMC , Prestonsburg, . Bom on September 18, 1923, in Floyd County, d/o Amos and Minnie Clifton Smith Akers. She was a member of the Church of Christ at Betsy Layne, w/o , Emmit Howell., Survivors include three sons, Mack Arthur Boyd of Grundy, Virginia, Roger Dale Boyd of Teaberry, Stallard Boyd of Dana; two daughters, Juanita Boyd McCoy of Grundy, Virginia, Wanda Boyd Howell of Dana; one step- daughter, Nancy Harris of Tennessee; three brothers, Woodrow Akers of Buffalo Creek, West Virginia, Burnis Akers, and Leonard Akers, both of Banner; three half-brothers, Lee Akers of Ashland, Ohio, James Akers of Dana, Charlie Akers of Galion, Ohio; one half-sister, Josephine Beaver of Galion, Ohio;  Burial will be in the Boyd Cemetery at Dana

HOWELL, Anthony Age, 95, formerly of the Millard area, died April 21, 2000, at the Mt. View health Care Center at Elkhom City. He was born in Pike County Kentucky on June 23, 2000. He was a section laborer for the C&O Railroad and a member of the Temple Baptist Church of Flatwood. He was the son of the late Kentucky Ferrell Howell and the late Tandy Howell and the husband of the late Julia Preston Howell. Surviving is 1 daughter - Sandy Branham of Pikeville; 3 grandchildren: John Robert Branham, Julie Elizabeth Branham and Frank Allen Branham; 1 great-grandchild - John Robert Branham. The funeral will be held Sunday, April 23, at the J.W Call Funeral Home Chapel. Minister will be Bob Norman. Burial  at the Howell Family Cemetery of Island Creek.

HOWELL, Birbage   Age 81, resident of Shiloh, Ohio, passed away at his home on Tuesday, December 19, 2006.  He was born February 7, 1925, in Fed, the son of the late Jarvey and Lizzie (Ackers) Howell. He had lived most of his life in McDowell, moving to Plymouth, 12 years ago, to live with his oldest son. He was a retired coal miner, employed with Inland Steel, and had served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He loved Kentucky, and his church family from the Messiah House of Prayer Church, in Shiloh, Ohio. He is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law: Pastor Birbage Jr., and Christine Howell of Plymouth; Doug and Darlea Howell of Pikeville; and Jimmy and Debbie Howell of Kingsville, Ohio; 11 grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren; two brothers: Roland Howell of McDowell, and Kendale Howell of Dayton, Ohio. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons: Harold Bruce and Johnny Howell; two brothers: Ralph and John C. Howell; and one sister, Sally Hutchison.  The funeral service was held at the Messiah House of Prayer Church in Shiloh, Ohio, on Thursday, December 20, at 10 a.m., with Pastors Johnny Dutton and Ron Carey officiating.  Burial was at the Mt. Hope Cemetery, in Shiloh, under the direction of Secor Funeral Home.  Visitation was at the church. Memorial expressions may be made to the church. Online condolences may be made at www.secorfuneralhome.com  (FCT'S 12-22-2006)

HOWELL, Brandon    Age, 28, of Lexington, formerly of McDowell, died Monday, June 18, 2007, at the UK Medical Center, in Lexington.  Born February 26, 1979, in Pike County, he was the son of Alan Howell, (wife Donna), and Lana Stumbo Smith (husband, Steve). He was a quality lab specialist for Lexmark; a graduate of Morehead State University, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree. He was a member of James W. Alley Masonic Lodge No. 869, at Wayland.  Survivors, in addition to his parents, include a sister, Rachell Nichole Howell of Lexington; a stepsister, Natasha Miller; and his paternal grandmother, Ruby Howell of McDowell; and a special aunt and uncle, Ross and Roberta Lewis of McDowell. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Glenna Mae Stumbo and Bill H. Stumbo; and his paternal grandfather, Delmar Howell. Funeral services were held Thursday, June 21, at 1 p.m., at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Gene Bracken officiating. Masonic services were held Wednesday night at 7 p.m., by James W. Alley Lodge.  Burial was in the Lucy Hall Cemetery, at McDowell. Visitation was at the funeral home. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Buena Vista Ramsey   Age, 89, died Saturday, April 24, 2004, at Clare Bridge Cottage, Leesburg, Florida. Born on Left Beaver Creek in Floyd County, on August 23, 1914, she was the daughter of Mil-ton D. Ramsey of Ramsey Ridge, Virginia, and Eliza J. Hall Ramsey of Frasure’s Creek; her only sibling, Rex Ramsey (Bernice), preceded her in death. She is survived by her husband, Jerry F. Howell of Leesburg, Florida, and a son, Jerry F. Howell Jr. (Lois) of Morehead. She also leaves a niece, Vista Sue Ramsey of Louisville, and several great-nieces and nephews. Buena graduated from Caney Creek College, Western Kentucky State Teachers College (1937) and Morehead State College in the 1960’s. As an early student at Caney Creek College, she was a member of Alice Lloyd and June Buchanan’s Crusaders, visiting northern cities during the early 1930’s. Later, she was President of the Alice Lloyd College Alumni Association. She was a teacher and librarian from the 1930’s into the 1970’s, having taught at Frasure’s Creek, Clear Creek, Weeksbury, Garrett, McDowell and Wheelwright, in Floyd County, and serving as librarian for the Breathitt County School System. She is well remembered for distributing books to school libraries via bookmobile, and for her emphatic readings of stories to Breathitt County students system wide. Her illustrations of scenes from classic children’s stories adorned the walls of the LBJ School in Jackson for many years. She was active in the Breathitt County School Advisory Council, the Jackson Women’s Club, the Order of the Eastern Star, and other civic organizations. She was a long-time member of the First Baptist Church of Jackson, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 28, 2004, with visitation beginning at 12:00 noon at the church, prior to the service. Her pastor, Reverend Vaughn Rasor, will officiate. Burial will be in the Howell Family Cemetery on Prater Creek, at Dana, in Floyd County, following the service. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the First Baptist Church, Jackson, Ky. Arrangements by Hall Funeral Home, at Martin.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Elder Butler Obituary, The Floyd County Times, Prestonsburg, Kentucky, Wednesday, 15 March 1978, section 2, page 13. Elder Butler Howell, 72, of East McDowell, died Thursday at McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital following a long illness. A son of the late John and America White Howell, he was born April 3, 1905 at Galveston. He was a retired miner and was an elder of the Regular Baptist Church of which he had been a member for the past 48 years. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mrs. Lizzie Evans Howell, in 1947, and later married Mrs. Nannie Tackett Howell, who also preceded him in death in 1977. Survivors include three sons, Foster and Charlie Howell, both of Grethel, and Albie Howell, of East McDowell; seven daughters, Mrs. Octavia Adkins, of Harold, Mrs. Elsa Hall, of Minnie, Mrs. Elva Hall and Mrs. Evelene Akers, both of Galveston, Mrs. Mary Ellen Newsome and Mrs. Ruby Jean Hollifield, both of East McDowell, Mrs. Irene Kiser, of Teaberry; two brothers, Milford and Jay Howell, both of Grethel; two sisters, Mrs. Martha Hall, of Ligon, Mrs. Betty Evans, of Craynor; 34 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Zion Regular Baptist Church at Craynor by Regular Baptist ministers. Burial was made in the family cemetery under direction of Hall Brothers Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Charles D.  Age 74, of Lisbon Falls, Me., formerly of Harold, KY., the husband of Novel Letson Howell, passed away on Wednesday, July 3, 2002, at the Russell Park Nursing Center, Lewiston, Me. He was born September 12, 1927, in Harold, KY., the son of the late Verlie Lee and Mary Ann Justice Howell. He was a retired crane operator. In addition to his wife, survivors include one son, Steve L. Howell of Lisbon Falls, Me.; one daughter, Samantha L. Howell of Lisbon Falls, Me.; two brothers, Lowell Howell of Rosedale, Ind., and Hobert Howell of Toler Creek, Harold, KY.; two sisters, Jewell Smallwood of Toler Creek, Harold, KY., and Anna Mae Wade of Scottsville, KY.; one daughter-in-law, Barbara J. Howell of Scottsville, KY. Funeral services for Charles D. Howell were conducted Monday, July 8, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Lower Toler Church of Christ, Toler Creek, Harold, KY., with Joe Meade officiating. Burial followed in the Howell Roberts Cemetery, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Visitation was at the church. (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Charles Wesley (Charlie) obituary, Appalachian News Express, Wednesday, 2 May 1984.
Charles Wesley (Charlie) Howell, 71, of Zebulon, died at 3:10 a.m. Monday, April 30, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital. He was born in Floyd County on September 30, 1912, a son of the late Farmer and Belle Stratton Howell. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the Immanuel Baptist Church. He was a retired U.S. Coast Guard veteran of World War II. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Edna Franklin Howell, who died April 16 1978. He is survived by four sons, Bobby H. Howell of Burning Fork Road, Pikeville, Charles Herbert Howell and Donald Eugene Howell, both of Lake Orion, Michigan, Paul Dean Howell of Warren, Michigan; three sisters, Mrs. Flora P. Adkins of Louisville, Mrs. Tony Duncan of Nashville, Tennessee, Mrs Margie Kindt of Shickshinny, Pennsylvania; and seven grandchildren. Funeral services are scheduled to be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, in the Emmanuel Baptist Church at Mullins Addition with Larry Keene officiating and burial following in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel. Arrangements are under direction of Justice Funeral Home of Pikeville.

HOWELL, Cleopatra  Age, 49, of Wayland, died Wednesday, January 31, 2001, at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, following a brief illness. Born on July 4, 1951, in Davao City, the Philippines, she was the daughter of the late Eugenio and Dolores Bongcawil Buelis. She is survived by her husband, Calvin Howell. Survivors include one son, Ulysses A. Buelis of Nicholasville; one daughter, Teresalyne (Dimples) Brewer of Columbus, Ohio; two brothers, Perpetou Buelis and Maxludy Buelis, both of the Philippines; four sisters, Dulcie B. Ibanez and Filipinas B. Buelis, both of the Philippines, Liza B. Mein and Leticia B. Austin, both of Australia, one grandson and one step-grandson. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, February 5, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with Lavonne Lafferty and others, officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel. (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Claude  Age 79, of McDowell, husband of the late Clova Moore Howell, passed away Thursday, October 6, 2005, at the King's Daughters Hospital, Ashland. He was born February 28, 1926, in Orkney, the son of the late Dee Howell and Polly Mosley Howell. He was a retired coal miner, and a U.S. Navy veteran. Survivors include five daughters: Claudette (Eddie) Henderson, and Deborah Kaye Howell, both of McDowell, Loretta Faye (Gary) Newsome, and Irma Darlene Newsome, both of Allen, and Clova Lou (Dave) Prater of Hueysville; a daughter-in-law, Joy Howell of Stanton; one step-son, Harold Dean (Kay) Moore of Ashtabula, Ohio; six brothers: Homer Howell, Olvin Howell, and Junior Dee Howell, all of McDowell, Eugene Howell of Martin, Dallas Howell of Price, and Estill Howell of Somerset; two sisters: Olive Rose Hall of McDowell, and Julie Elliott of Ohio; ten grandchildren: Eddie Dean Henderson, Shawn Michael Henderson, Joey Edwin Howell, Caitlynn Jo Howell, James Michael Newsome, Monica Lynn Newsome, Lisa Ann Bishop, B. J. Moore, and Kimberly Dawn Moore; step-grandchildren: Regina Michelle Moore and Harold Mathew Moore; six great-grandchildren: Eddie Tyler Henderson, Casey Leigh Hamilton, Hannah Jo Howell, Cheyenne Mekyla Howell, Nathaniel Lee Bishop, and Dalton Wesley Moore; and four step-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, his parents; one son, Harvey Lynn Howell; four brothers: James, Earl, Donald Ray, and Abe Howell; three sisters: Ruth and Lucy Howell, and Hettie Hall; and one grandchild, Derika Nicole Moore; and one great-grandchild, Jessie Tyler Moore. Funeral services for Claude Howell were conducted Sunday, October 9, at noon, at the Howell Family Cemetery, in McDowell, with Homer Howell, and other Regular Baptist ministers, officiating. Visitation was at the Hall funeral home. Pallbearers: Dustin Hancock, B. J. Moore, Mike Newsome, Joey Howell, Lee Bishop, Shawn Henderson, Justin Ratliff, Eddie Dean Henderson, and Samuel Shepherd. Honorary: Monroe Newsome, Dave Prater, Garry Newsome, Harold D. Moore, and Barry Conley. Arrangements were under direction of Hall Funeral Home, in Martin. (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Dee, B: 1-20-1900  D: 8-3-1977, h/o Polly Mosley, children: Ruth, Lucy, James, Earl, Hetty, Claude Jr., Homer, Julia, Eugene, Abe, Dallas, Olivin, Olive Rose, Estill and Donald

HOWELL, Delmer  Age, 69, of McDowell, KY., died Monday, November 26, 2001, following an extended illness. Born on April 20, 1932, at Dony, KY., he was the son of the late Wayne Howell and Nancy Osborne Howell. He was a disabled coal miner; a member of the First Baptist Church, McDowell, KY.; a member of James W. Alley Masonic Lodge No. 869, an Army veteran of the Korean War. He is survived by his wife, Ruth Skeans Howell. Other survivors include two sons, Dale Howell of McDowell, KY., and Alan Howell of Hi Hat, KY.; one daughter, Patricia (Patti) Dye of McDowell, KY.; one brother, Milford Howell of Columbus, Ohio; five sisters, Ocie Frasure of McDowell, KY., Virdie Dally of South Carolina, Vernidih Martin of Columbus, Ohio, Emily Growlers of Howard, Ohio, and Rebecca Beachy of Plainwell, Ohio; and five grandchildren, Shelby Martin, Rachelle Howell, Natausha Tackett, Shawn Howell, and Brandon Howell. He was preceded in death by one sister, Ressie Hamilton; and four brothers, Calvin, Tilford, Corbit, and Rufus Howell. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, November 29, 2001, at 12 noon at the First Baptist Church at McDowell, KY., with Harry Hargus and Ruford Howell officiating. Burial will be in the Osborne Cemetery, McDowell, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Visitation will be at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Dewey Lee Age, 56, of McDowell, died Tuesday, July 4, 2000, at King's Daughter Medical Center in Ashland, following an extended illness. Born December 24, 1943, at McDowell, he was the son of the late Palmer Osborne and Gertie Howell Debord. He was a retired truck driver. Survivors include a son, Jeptha Charles Hopkins of Jefferson, Ohio; a daughter, Elizabeth Howell of Ashtabula, Ohio; a half-brother, Herbie Osborne of Lucasville, Ohio; four half-sisters, Linda Nelson and Berniece Hall, both of Ashtabula, Brenda Lee Osborne of Geneva, Ohio, and Lori Slone of David; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter Shana Marie Howell. Burial in the Elliott Cemetery on Frasure's Creek, McDowell.

HOWELL, Earl  Earl Howell, age 74, of Camden, went to his heavenly home on June 15, 2002, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born June 17, 1927, in McDowell, KY., the son of the late Dee and Polly Howell. On December 23, 1949, in McDowell, KY., Earl married Gladys Dye. He was a member of the First Southern Baptist Church of Camden. He is survived by his wife, of 52 years, Gladys Howell, of Camden; son, Roy Howell and his wife, Cathy of Camden; daughter Sandy Gustin and her husband, Kenneth of Oxford; grandsons, Nathan Howell and Michael Gustin; sisters, Julie Elliott of Piketon, Ohio, and Olive Rose Hall of McDowell, KY.; brothers, Estill Howell of Liberty, KY., Claude, Dee Jr., Homer, Eugene, Olvin, and Dallas Howell, all of McDowell, KY. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Earl Michael Howell; brothers, James, Donald, and Abe; and sisters, Hetty, Lucy, and Ruth. The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff of Vitas Hospice for all of their loving care and support. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, June 20, 2002, at the Webb Noonan Funeral Home, Ross Ave. at South “D” Street, Hamilton, Ohio, with pastor Greg Jackson officiating. Burial will follow at Hickory Flats Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 19, 2002, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Edgar   Obit  (HFH Photo)

HOWELL, Edward    Edward Howell, of Detroit, Michigan, passed away, August 27, 2003. He was born in McDowell, Kentucky, on July 5, 1917, to Hobert and Tildy (Osborne) Howell, both now deceased. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Gerald Howell; and two brothers Reed Howell, and Claude Howell; three sisters Ruby Howell, Georgia Hampton, and Lacie Pratt. He lived most of his life in Detroit, Michigan. He retired from the Cadillac Division of General Motors. He is survived by three sons, Rudolph, Roger, and Donald Howell; and one brother Crit Howell. He is also survived by several grandchildren, great-children, nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held on September 5, 2003 at Byron Cemetery in Fairborn, Ohio.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Ella Rie "Ellen" Age 58, of Andrews, Indiana, died Wednesday, May 10, 2000, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. Born on November 21, 1941, in McDowell, she was the daughter of Alice Moore Lawson, of McDowell, and the late David Eugene Lawson. She was a member of the Bethesda Freewill Baptist Church, Andrews. She is survived by her husband, Doffie Howell. In addition to her mother and husband, she is survived by two sons, Rick Howell of Warren, and Dale Howell of Huntington, one daughter, Tamera L. Hysong of Huntington; five sisters, Freda Collier of Columbus, Ohio, Stella Mae Castle of Wayland, Judy Thornsberry and Edie Hamilton, both of McDowell, and Barb Rietz of Coon Rapids, Minnesota; three brothers, Paul Lawson of Pinkerington, Ohio, Danny Lawson of McDowell, and David Lawson of Columbus, Ohio Burial was in the Riverside Cemetery, Andrews

HOWELL, Emily Spencer, b. 4-3-1889, Drift KY, F. C., d/o Preston and Nancy Turner Spencer, d. 1-23-1988, Ohio, w/o Willie Howell, bur Martin Cem , Drift

HOWELL, Estill Lee    Age 62, of Liberty, formerly of Orkney, died Tuesday, December 12, 2006, at his residence. Born February 1, 1944, in McDowell, he was the son of the late Dee and Polly Mosley Howell. He was a retired auto mechanic, and a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church, of Liberty. Survivors include: two daughters: Polly Cochran of Liberty, and Sherri Long of Stanford; five brothers: Dee (Junior) Howell, Homer Howell, and Dallas Howell, all of McDowell, Olvin Howell of Orkney and Eugene Howell of Martin; two sisters, Julia Elliott of Ohio, and Olive Rose Hall of McDowell; and six grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers: Earl Howell, James Howell, Claude Howell, Abe Howell and Donald Ray Howell; and two sisters: Ruth (Little Lucy) Howell and Hetty Hall. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 15, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with Phillip Patton and Homer Howell officiating. Burial will be in the Howell Cemetery in Orkney, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation, at the funeral home. (FCT'S 12-15-2006)

HOWELL, Eugene    Age 72 of Martin, Ky. passed away on Friday, August 15, 2008 in St. Joseph Hospital-Martin after a long illness. He was born September 12, 1935 at McDowell, Ky. the son of the late Dee and Polly Mosely Howell.  He was a retired coal miner and of the Regular Baptist faith.  He was preceded in death by, The parents,Dee and Polly Howell, Six Brothers, Donald Ray, Claude, Estill, Abe, Earl, and James. Two Sisters, Hettie Hall and Ruth Howell and One Grandchild, Devon Jean Howell. Surviving Family Members, Wife, Sylvia Tackett Howell, Four Sons,Turlan Eugene (Nina) Howell of Bevinsville, Ky., Timothy Dee (Dora) Howell of Willard, Ohio, William Scott (Linda) Howell of Lenore, N.C. and Christopher Shawn (Nikki) Howell of Betsy Layne, Kentucky. Three Daughters, Emmaretta H. noble of Martin, Ky., Engela Renee (Raymond)Parsons of Allen, Ky. and Tana Maylene (Shane) Maggard of Hippo, Ky. Four Brothers, Homer Howell, Dallas Howell, Olvin Howell and Junior Howell all of McDowell, Ky. Two Sisters, Julie Elliott of Portsmouth, Ohio and Olive Rose Howell of McDowell, Ky., 20 Grandchildren and 14 Great Grandchildren. Graveside Funeral Services: Monday, August 18, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. in the Howell Cemetery at McDowell, Ky. with Homer Howell and others officiating. Burial in the Howell Cemetery. under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home of Martin, Ky.  (HFH)

HOWELL, Earmon    Age 80, formerly of Tivision Place, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 25, 2008, at the Ashtabula County Medical Center, due to complications from a recent surgery. Born Aug. 27, 1927, in Dony, Ky., he was the son of John D. and Martha (Orsborne) Howell and had been an Ashtabula resident since 1965. Prior to his retirement in 1981, he worked for the Construction Laborers' Union, Local #245, and he previously worked in the Kentucky coal mines and for the Kentucky and West Virginia Gas Company. A Veteran of the U.S. Army, he earned his honorable discharge after serving from January of 1946 to July of 1947. A member of the Pentecostal Church of God and an avid sportsman, he enjoyed fishing, hunting, and the outdoors. He also loved to work on repairing and rebuilding lawnmowers. His survivors include his wife, Stella (Smith), whom he married on Aug. 30, 1947; his daughter, Teresa (Jerry) Valentine of Ashtabula; three grandchildren, Stephanie Valentine, and John and Jimmie Stiles; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Clara Stiles; four brothers, Pearly, Grandville, Everett, and Thurman Howell; six sisters, Virgie Orsborne, Louisa Bartley, Mellie Orsborne, Sylvia Akers, Tanie Jones, and Margie Howell; his parents; and his beloved dog, Bullet. A service will be held 1 p.m., Friday, June 27, at the DUCRO FUNERAL HOME, 4524 Elm Ave., Ashtabula, Ohio, with the Rev. Kenneth Roberts, Pastor of the Pentecostal Church of God, officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memory Gardens, N. Kingsville with full military honors. Calling hours are 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, June 26, at the Funeral Home. Contributions may be made to the family.

HOWELL, Foster  Age, 74, of Grethel, KY., died Saturday, December 8, 2001, following an extended illness. Born on June 15, 1927, in Floyd County, KY., he was the son of the late Butler and Lizzie Evans Howell. He was a retired coal miner and member of U.M.W.A. He is survived by his wife, Maxie Hall Howell. Other survivors include four sons, Roy Howell of Teaberry, KY., Larry Howell, Michael Keith Howell, and Timothy Foster Howell, all of Grethel, KY.; one daughter, Roma Lou Howell of Grethel, KY.; five half sisters, Elva Hall of Harold, KY., Evalene Akers of Galveston, KY., May Newsome of McDowell, KY. and Ruby Keathley and Irene Kiser, both of Teaberry, KY.; six grandchildren, Sandra, Kelvin, Anthony, Stephanie, Cory, and Kimberly; and four great-grandchildren, Nicholas, Megan, Madison, and Cody. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Charlie Howell and Albie Howell; two sisters, Octavia Adkins and Elsie Hall; one half-brother, Hatler Howell; and one grandchild, Tameric. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, December 11, 2001, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY., with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in the Hall Family Cemetery, Grethel, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Geraldine (Geri)   Age, 55, of McDowell, died Sunday, April 27, 2003, at her residence. Born February 19, 1948, in Hi Hat, she was the daughter of Margaret Gearheart Meade of McDowell, and the late Bart T. Meade. She was a homemaker, a member of the Primitive Baptist Church, and attended the Drift Pentecostal Church. She is survived by her husband, Edward (Eddie) Howell. Other survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, David Edward and April Howell of McDowell; a daughter, Debra Linnette Howell of McDowell; a brother, Ted Meade of Louisville; five sisters, Ann Hasch and Vivian Hall, both of Louisville, Dora Lee Ward and Glea Ward, both of Chilicothe, Ohio; and Pat Newman of McDowell; and two granddaughters, Amber Nikole and Abigail Breanna. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, April 30, at 1 p.m., at the Drift Pentecostal Church, with Ted Shannon and Ruford Howell officiating. Burial will be in the Greenbury Hall Cemetery, (Frasures Creek), at McDowell, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church. (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Harry Russell "Rat"  Age 73, of Abbott Creek Road, Prestonsburg, d. Sept. 24, 1990 born Sept. 4, 1917, in Bonanza, s/o Enoch C. and Callie Blair Howell., Army veteran of WWII. h/o Marie Williams Howell; four sons, Russell D. Howell of Point Pleasant, W.Va., Estill D. Howell of Ypsilanti, Mich., and James L. and Ronald Howell, both of Prestonsburg; nine daughters, Dora Katherine Slone and Bonnie Baldridge, both of Prestonsburg, Janie Murphy of Paintsville, Kimberly Lynn Chandler of Munro, Tenn., Phyllis Ray Gonglas of Carthage, Mo., Patsy Lou Gonglas of Midland, Va., Carol Jean Haefling of Humble, Texas, Lorene McCurdy of Ypsilanti and Jerie Vanhoose of Ashland; four brothers, Arnold Howell of Dayton, Ohio, and Estill, Hershel and Scott Howell, all of Prestonsburg; two sisters, Reba Mae Harris of Dayton and Anna Marie Demssett of Watergap Burial  in the Howell Family Cemetery at Abbott Creek

Howell, Horace Clifton , Age 82, of Harold, died Sunday, January 24, 1999, at the Mountain Manor Nursing Home, Pikeville, following a long illness. He was born May 13, 1916, in Lynnwood, the son of the late Lee Howell and Mary Ann Justice Howell. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the Lower Toler Church of Christ, Harold. Survivors include three brothers, Lowell Howell of Rosedale, Indiana, Hobert Howell of Harold, and Charles Douglas Howell of Scottsville; two sisters, Jewell Smallwood of Harold, and Anna Mae Wade of Scottsville. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 27, at 11 a.m., at the Lower Toler Church of Christ, Harold, with the clergyman Joe Meade officiating, Burial will be in the Howell and Roberts Cemetery, Harold, with the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, caring for those arrangements.

HOWELL, Harvey Lynn  47    b-Jul.05 1951 Floyd County, KY.  d-Aug.03 1998 s/o-Claude Howell & Clova Moore Howell    h/o-Joy Howell     Bur: Howell Family Cemetery, McDowell, Floyd County, KY.

HOWELL, Hershel  Age, 87, of Spradlin Branch, Prestonsburg, died Friday, May 2, 2003, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born on June 9, 1915, in Bonanza, he was the son of the late Enoch Howell and Callie Blair Howell. He was a former truck driver for Spurlock Food Service, a member of the Missionary Baptist Church in West Van Lear; and a member of Zebulon Masonic Lodge No. 273, Prestonsburg. He was preceded in death by his wife, Julia Norma Collins Howell, on June 19, 2000. Survivors include two daughters, Saundra Howell of Prestonsburg, Dolores Ward of Van Lear; two brothers, Estill Howell and Scott Howell, both of Prestonsburg; two sisters, Reba Mae Harris of Enon, Ohio, and Anna Marie DeRossett of Prestonsburg; two grandchildren, Markquita Lee Smith and Michael Neal Ward; three great-grandchildren, Dara Michelle Fannin, Micah Leeann Ward; two great-great-grandchildren, Abigail Fannin and Lindsey Fannin. Funeral services were conducted Monday, May 5, at 1 p.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg, with Rev. Vernon Slone officiating. Interment was in the Collins Family Cemetery, Prestonsburg. Carter Funeral Home is serving the Howell family.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, James E.    Age, 72, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, February 4, 2001, at his residence, as the result of a house fire. He was born May 22, 1928, at Prestonsburg, the son of the late Fred K. and Minerva Jane Adams Howell. He was a retired B.F. Goodrich employee, a member of the Fitzpatrick Baptist Church, and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He is survived by his wife, Carrie Perry Howell. Other survivors include two daughters, Diane Jane Whitt of West Liberty and Sondra Clifton of Prestonsburg; one brother, Kenneth Howell of Louisville; two sisters, Ruby Hall of East Point and Marlene Blevins of Prestonsburg, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 7, at 1 p.m., at the Floyd Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Charles Heater Jr., officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel. (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Jerry Fonce   Age, 90, died January 27, 2005, in Leesburg, Florida. Born at Dana, Floyd County, on February 4, 1914, he was the son of John Allen and Louisa Rice Howell. Eight of his siblings preceded him, as did his wife, Buena Ramsey Howell. He is survived by his only offspring, Jerry F. Howell Jr. (Lois); his sister, Lassie Morgan (Troy); and numerous nieces and nephews. He graduated from Prestonsburg High School in 1932, and attended Morehead State University, Georgetown College and Western Kentucky University. He subsequently was a teacher and principal in Floyd County, at Bosco, Wheelwright and McDowell. Jerry was a State Representative from 1942-1948, and served as Majority Floor Leader. He was also a State Senator from 1958-1960. In the 60's, he served as an Agricultural Stabilization Committeeman and as the first chairman of the Middle Kentucky River Development District, and was on the board for many years. In business, he was a grocery and hardware store operator at Price. While vice president of Citizens Bank of Jackson, he developed upscale housing in Snowden Branch and a shopping center. For a time, he owned the Jackson Times. He was a long-time member of the Board of Directors of Investors Heritage Life Insurance Company and Kentucky Investors, a sister corporation. He also actively bought and sold coal and natural gas properties. He was a two-time member of the Board of Regents of Morehead State University, serving a stint as chairman, from the 60's through the 80's. He was a Mason and a member of the Kiwanis Club, the Natural Bridge Park Association. Kentucky Advocates for Higher Education, and other civic organizations in the Jackson area. He was a member and Deacon of the First Baptist Churches of Jackson and Leesburg. He was a member of the Breathitt County School Advisory Council, and began the annual honors awards ceremony for the county school system. He held an honorary doctorate in Public Service from Morehead State. Hall Funeral Home of Martin is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m., and the funeral service at 1:00 p.m., both at the First Baptist Church in downtown Jackson on Wednesday, February 2, 2005. His pastor, Reverend Vaughn Rasor, will officiate. Burial will be in the Howell Family Cemetery on Prater Creek, Dana, in Floyd County, following the service. Pallbearers: Marcus (Gabby) Mullins, Gary Campbell, Lew Warrix, Shaun Howell, Jeffrey Howell, and Kent Boyd.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Jessie Irene Robbins   Age 88 of Marion, Ohio widow of the late Edgar Howell, passed away on Saturday, November 8, 2008 at her daughters residence at Harold, Ky. She was born April 8, 1920 at Sutton, Kentucky the daughter of the late Cecil and Hattie Ratliff Robbins. She was a retired Nurse, having worked in the Maternity Ward at Marion General Hospital in Marion, Ohio. She was a member of the Betsy Layne Freewill Baptist Church. Surviving Family: Son, James E. (Ruth) Howell of Marion, Ohio, Daughter,Virginia (Doug) Hall of Harold, Ky., Brother,Bill Robbins of Marion, Ohio, Sisters, Elizabeth Tackett, Pauline Layne and Patricia Kidd all of Marion, Ohio. 6 Grandchildren, 12 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great-Great Grandchild. She was preceded in death by, her Parents, Husband, Brother, Ollie Robbins, Sisters, Zella Hall and Maizie Mawer and Helen Reynolds. Funeral Services: Tuesday, November 11, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel at Martin, Ky. with Tracy Patton officiating. Burial in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, Ky. Friends can call for visitation from 5-10 P.M. Monday at the Funeral Home.  (HFH)

HOWELL, Joe Jr.  Age 74 of Galveston, died Jan. 14, 1999 at the HRMC at Prestonsburg. Born Oct. 2, 1924, in Harold, s/o the late Joe and Rhoda Reynolds Howell. survivors include his wife, Geraldine Hall Howell; two sons, Ronald Lee and William Douglas Howell; two dau. Brenda Sue Hall and Rhoda Maye Pettorini; one brother Kermit Howell; three sisters, Mae Akers, Mildred Freeman and Billie Fisher. Burial ws in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.

HOWELL, John Scott   Age, 85, of Prestonsburg, died Sunday, January 8, 2006, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born September 28, 1920, on Abbott Creek, he was the son of the late Enoch C. Howell and Callie Blair Howell. He was a former school bus driver, a service station attendant, a coal miner (strip-mining), a member of the Community United Methodist Church, and a U.S. Army World War II veteran. He was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Belle Collins Howell, on September 8, 2003. Survivors include one daughter, Glenna Kay Click (Monroe) of Prestonsburg; three sons: Tommy Hershel Howell (Leslie) of Prestonsburg, Scotty Howard Howell (Charlotte) of Prestonsburg, and Wendell Ray Howell (Tuenica) of Ashland; two sisters: Reba Harris of Enon, Ohio, and Anna Marie DeRossett of Prestonsburg; 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by an infant son, John Edward Howell. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 11, at 1 p.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, with pastor Tommy Reed and Rev. Steve Pescosolido officiating. Interment will be in the Collins Family Cemetery (Spradlin Branch), Prestonsburg. The family has entrusted arrangements to Carter Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be: John Click, Matt Setser, Jesse Chaffin, Samuel Chaffin, Austin Shuck, Jamie Howell, Anthony Howell, Norman Scott Howell, and Andrew Howell.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Johnie,  b. May 13, 1921, d. Aug 24, 1964, s/o Alexander and Dorise Osborne Howell. H/o Mary Moore , b. March 22, 1924, d/o Winfield Moore and Callie Boggs Moore. WWII Veteran,  Had 8 daughters, Dorothy, Linda Sue, Anna Rose, Carol Lynne, Brenda Kaye, Beverly Faye, Katherine (stillborn), and Kimberly Gay. marriage date, Jan 2, 1946. Johnie is bur at Newman Cem, Hi Hat KY

HOWELL, Julia Nouma Collins Age, 80, of Prestonsburg, died Monday, June 19, 2000, at Highlands Regional Medical Center of an extended illness. Born on April 26, 1920, at Cliff, she was the daughter of the late Albert Collins and Maggie Spradlin. She was a former salesperson in retail sales, and last worked for City Discount Store. She was a member of the Missionary Baptist Church, at West Van Lear. She is survived by her husband, Hershel Howell. Other survivors include two daughters, Saundra Howell of Prestonsburg, Dolores Ward of Van Lear; one sister, Anna Belle Howell of Prestonsburg; one brother, Haskell Glenn Collins of Kingston, Tennessee; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. . Burialin the Collins Family Cemetery, Spradlin Branch Road, Prestonsburg, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home.

HOWELL, Kathleen Age, 57 of Wayland, died Friday, April 21, 2000, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital following an extended illness. She was born on March 13, 1943 in Knott County. She was the daugther of the late Vertis and Ethel Sparkman Thornsberry. She was a homemaker. Survivors included her husband Corbett Howell; 4 sons Robbie Chaffins, Paintsville; Roby Chaffins, Wayland; Todd Chaffins, Louisville; Corbett Darron Howell, Wayland; 3 daughters, Peggy Wright, Wayland; Beverly Samons, Martin; Patricia Bode, Florida; 1 brother - Charles Thornsberry, Mousie; 2 sisters - Greta Fraley, Mousie; Yvonne Cox, Garrett.  Burial will be in the Chaffins Cemetery at Mousie, Kentucky

HOWELL, Lizzie Evans, d/o Mose and Francis Evans, b. June 10, 1910, d. April 17, 1947, m. Butler Howell, m/d August 12, 1926, 6 children

HOWELL, Mary Edna Franklin obituary, Pike County News, Pikeville, Kentucky, 20 April 1978, section 4, page 1.
Mrs. Mary Edna Franklin Howell, 61, of Zebulon, died at 6 a.m. April 16 at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital after a long illness. She was the wife of Charles Wesley Howell.  Born in Knott County, she was the daughter of John Sherman Franklin and Lizzie Jane Hopkins Franklin. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in the Mullins Addition. Survivors, other than her husband, are four sons, Paul Dean Howell of Warren, Mich.; Charles Herbert Howell of Pontiac, Mich.; Donald Eugene Howell of Lake Orion, Mich., and Bobby Hugh Howell of Zebulon; two sisters, Mrs. Zella Hall of Route Two, Peebles, Ohio, and Mrs. Selma Branham of Mesa, Arizona, and six grandchildren. Funeral services were scheduled at 1 p.m. April 19 at the Immanuel Baptist Church with Larry Keene officiating. Burial was to follow in Davidson's Memorial Gardens at Ivel under direction of the Baker Funeral Home.

HOWELL, Melvie   Age, 70, of McDowell, died Sunday, October 8, 2000, at Prestonsburg Health Care Center, Prestonsburg, after a long illness. She was born February 18, 1930, at Ligon, the daughter of the late Perry and Nolie Sword Newsome. She was the owner of a mobile home park, a member of Harvest Time Ministries, Paintsville, and attended various local churches. Her husband, Okie Howell, preceded her in death. Survivors include one son, Okie Howell Jr. of Silver Lake, Indiana; two daughters, Denise Allen of Minnie, and Vernice Howell Combs of Little Paint; five brothers, John Henry Newsome of Richmond, Clifford Newsome of Claypool, Indiana, Cornelius Newsome, Arquilius Newsome, both of Warsaw, Indiana, and William Lee Newsome of Winona Lake, Indiana; three sisters, Elvia Scott of Prestonsburg, Velma Amburgey of Mentone, Indiana and Zelva Gayheart of Warsaw, Indiana; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, October 11, at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, with Clifford Newsome officiating. Burial was in the Lucy Hall Cemetery, McDowell, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home, Martin.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Milford , 70, of Grethel, died May 16, 1986 at McDowell. He was born at Craynor, April 18, 1916 to John and American White Howell and married Susan Newsome Howell. Burial in the Hall Cemetery at Grethel children: , Munford, Daniel, Edgar, Walker, sons, Delene Howell Compton(dec.), Verbal Jean Howell Akers, Emogene Howell Prater daughters.

HOWELL, Minerva J. b. 11-03-1905 d. 10-31-1990 d/o James Buck & Vicoria Howard Adams, w/o Fred K. Howell, bur: Richmond Cem

HOWELL, Minnie Lee Caudill   Age 89, of Langley, passed away, Sunday, April 25, 2004, in Our Lady of the Way Hospital, at Martin. She was born December 27, 1914, in Roxanna, the daughter of the late James Fields and Eleanor Day Fields. She was a homemaker and believed in the Baptist faith. Surviving her are seven sons: Cecil Caudill and Denver C. Caudill, both of Sidney, Ohio, Lee Edward Caudill of New Haven, James Monroe Caudill of Letcher, Lowell Thomas Caudill of Richmond, Elbert Darrell Howell of Hueysville, George Dale Howell of Vine Grove; five daughters, Sandra Howell Cook of Trinty, North Carolina, Ruby Howell Moore and Mary Howell, both of Langley, Emma Howell Shepherd of Prestonsburg, and Mildred Howell Richardson of Irvine; one brother, Lovell Fields of Louisville; two sisters: Ruby Prater of Dayton, Ohio, and Euna Holbrook of Whitesburg; 24 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Orville Caudill; her second husband, Elbert Howell; one daughter, Audrey Faye Caudill; and one sister, Eunice Sturgill. Funeral services for Minnie Lee Caudill Howell will be conducted Wednesday, April 28, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, at Martin, with Elwood Cornett and others, officiating. Burial will follow in the Stewart Cemetery, at Langley, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Miriam R.  Age, 72, of Allen, died Saturday, March 31, 2001, in the Parkview Nursing Home in Robinson Creek, after an extended illness. She was born on August 6, 1928, at Lykins, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Victor and Grace Metz Reitz. She was a retired bookkeeper for Turner Elkhorn Mining Company at Drift. She was preceded in death by her husband, O. C. Howell. Survivors include one daughter, Linda G. Howell of Dana; one brother, Henry Reitz of Martin; and one sister, Elsie Foster of Akron, Ohio. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, April 3, at 11 a.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Rev. George Love officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel. Pallbearers were Paul Campbell, Michael Reitz, Kristopher Reitz, Johnny Belcher, Jay Nelson, Tommy Jo Reitz, and Jeff Ratliff. Honorary pallbearers were Robert L. Tackett, Ronnie Campbell and Frank Heinze. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested a contribution be made to the American Cancer Society. (FTC's)

HOWELL, Elder Monford   Age 60, of Grethel, died Monday, December 4, 2006, at Huntington V.A. Medical Center. Born April 24, 1946, in Craynor, he was the son of Susan Newsome Howell of Grethel, and the late Milford Howell. He was a disabled loader operator for Ensol Coal Company; a U.S. Army veteran; and a member and moderator of the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church in Teaberry. He is survived by his wife, Roma Lou Howell. Other survivors include two sons: Kelvin Blake Howell (Sandra) and Anthony Jarvis Howell, both of Grethel; a daughter, Sandra Lynn Stumbo (Jeffrey) of Harold; three brothers: Daniel Howell of Honaker, and Edgar Howell and Walker Howell, both of Teaberry; two sisters: Verbal Akers of Grethel, and Emogene Prater of Bloomington; and three grandchildren: Nicholas Bryon Stumbo, Madison Blake Howell, and Megan Dawn Stumbo. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a sister, Della Lene Compton. Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 7, at 11 a.m., at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church in Teaberry, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Hall Cemetery, in Grethel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation, at the church, with nightly services at 7 p.m. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com (FCT'S 12-06-2006)

HOWELL, Nora Edith Akers Age, 83, of Banner, died Saturday, November 4, 2000, in Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. She was born August 18, 1917, in Dana, the daughter of the late Wilburn Conn and Gracie Boyd Conn. She was a member of the Little Salem Regular Baptist Church, at Dana. She is survived by her husband, Walker Howell. Other survivors include one son, Wesley Boyd of Lincoln Park, Michigan; one brother, Jack Conn of Riverview, Michigan; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, November 7, at 10 a.m., at the Little Salem Regular Baptist Church, Dana, with the Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Fred Conn Cemetery, at Dana, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home, Martin.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Ruby Jewel   Age, age 72, of McDowell, died Wednesday, January 17, 2007, at the Pikeville Medical Center. Born November 14, 1934, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of Rebecca Hobson Elliott of McDowell, and the late Wilburn Elliott. She was a former school bus driver for the Floyd County Board of Educaton; and a member of the Pilgrims Rest Old Regular Baptist Church, at Price. In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Homer Howell. Other survivors include three sons: Jeffery Howell (Brenda) of Hi Hat, and Alan Howell (Lucy) and Gregory Howell (Sharon), all of McDowell; two daughters: Merrial Lynn Slone of McDowell, and Glenda May (Mike) of Martin; five brothers: Cloyd Elliott of Price, Teddy Elliott of McDowell, Benny Elliott of Plymouth, Ohio, George Elliott of New London, Ohio, and Eugene Elliott of Hueysville; six sisters: Wanda Sue Thornsberry of Sea Breeze, Florida, Doris Ray Stover of Greenwich, Ohio, Rosemary Fulton of Willard, Ohio, Brenda Montgomery of Argylitte, and Janice Hopkins and Joy Hall, both of McDowell; grandchildren: Jenny Slone, Shannon Slone, Brent Slone, Jessica Howell, Kyle Howell, Alice Hall, Chris Hall, Erica Howell, Ashley Howell, Ryan Howell and Shane Poynter; and great-grandchildren: Dalton Price, Savanna Price, Summer Slone, Hannah Lafferty, and Alan Michael May. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a brother, Wilburn Elliott Jr.; and a great-grandchild, Skylar Slone. Funeral services will be held Friday, January 19, at 11 a.m., at the Pilgrims Rest Old Regular Baptist Church in Price, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Lucy Hall Cemetery in McDowell, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation was at the church, where nightly services were held at 6:30 p.m. (FCT'S 01-19-2007)

HOWELL, Rudolph, b. April 23, 1927, F. C., s/o Alex and Doris Osborne Howell, h/o (1) Maxine Hall, (2) Janice Hall Howell, d. Oct 30, 1988,  bur: Davidson Memorial Gardens

HOWELL, Samantha Mae   Passed away November 17, 2002, at Ashland, KY., at the age of 83. She was born August 11, 1919, on Abbott Creek, near Prestonsburg, KY. Samantha was preceded in death by her parents, David Howell and Kizzie Margaret Mead; brothers, David, Winfred, Chester, Billy and George; sister, Ethel. Also, half-sister, Sulie Howell Hackworth. Other siblings were Gilbert and Pearly Howell Davis of Alabama. She is survived by one sister, Mattie Marie Howell Hager of Danville, KY. Samantha is survived by daughters, Mildred Adams Castro and husband, Salomon, of Santa Barbara, California, and Ella Rose Breeding and husband Estes, of Ashland, KY. Other survivors are grandchildren, Linda Marquardt and her son, Jason; Diana Miller and her daughters, Charlotte and Julie; Susan Flanigan and her daughter, Gillian, of Denver, Colorado. Other grandchildren, Chris and his sons, Michael and Jeremy; Dwayne and his son, Justin; Timothy and his sons, David and Taylor; Mark and his son, Alexander; Julie and her children, Emily, Nathan and Ethan, of Ashland, KY. Samantha also survived four husbands, David Patierno, Earl Miller, Clyde Prater and Ambrose Nelson. In life we loved her dearly, in death we do the same. Go with God, Mother.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Sylvia  Obit

HOWELL, Sterling Age 75, of Galveston, died Monday, March 1 3, .A at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on March 27, 1924, in Galveston, he was the son of the late Tan and Fanny Newsome Howell. He was a retired farmer. He was preceded in death by his wife, Flora Howell. Survivors include five sons, Willie Lee Howell and Robert "Ray" Howell, both of Harold, Luther Howell and Tommy Howell, both of Galveston, Richard "Rick" Howell of Grethel; four daughters, Genieve Velky of Trenton, Michigan, Eva Newell of Harold, Lona Hensley of Phyllis, Naomi Gilliam of Sandy Hook; five brothers, Edward Howell, Orville "Trambel" Howell, Prentice Howell and Paris Howell, all of Michigan, and Charles Howell of Banner; four sisters, Dolly Koester and Tavie Brewer, both of Michigan, Linda Meade of Pike County, Janice Holt of Martin; 27 grandchildren and several greatgrandchildren.. Burial in the Robert Hall Cemetery, at Galveston

HOWELL, Tandy  Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

HOWELL, Tandy, b. Oct 25, 1913, Floyd Co KY, s/o Will and Alice White Howell, died: Jan 8, 1995, 81 yrs old, Married:(1) Doshia Adams. had 7 children: Robert Lee Howell, Anthony Howell, Bill Howell, Martha Howell. , Jack Howell, Lou Howell,  and Nannie Howell (2)Sible Ramey, married a short while before his death. Tandy joined church, Aug 17, 1975

HOWELL, Terry Lynn  Age, 41, of Wayland, died Wednesday, November 27, 2002, at the U.K. Medical Center, Lexington. Born June 25, 1961, at Ft. Campbell, she was the daughter of Jerald Ashley of Massena, New York, and Angelin Pomeroy Custer of Clarksville, Tennessee; her step-father is Jerry Custer of Clarksville, Tennessee. She is survived by her husband, Virgil Howell. Survivors, other than her husband, parents and step-father, include one son, Virgil Wayne Howell of Martin; one daughter, Amber Ashley of Wayland; two brothers, Jerry Ashley of Massena, New York, and Anthony Foster of Colorado; two sisters, Rebecca Hendeson of Moira, New York, and Janie Russell of Bushton, New York; three grandchildren, Zachary Jervis, Aleah Moore, and Sierra Howell. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, December 1, 11 a.m., at the Martin Branch Freewill Baptist Church at Estill, with ministers of the Freewill Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Boyd Cemetery, at Price, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HOWELL, Tommy  Jr. ,  Age 76 of Pikeville, passed away at 5:55p.m., Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at the Pikeville Medical Center. He was a Miner and a heavy equipment operator. He was a member of the U.M.W.A. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the United States Army. He was born in Pike County, Kentucky on December 21, 1931 the son of the late Thomas Howell Sr. and Barbara Luster Howell. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Kyle Howell and Jake Willis Howell, Sr. He is survived by his wife, Janie Eagle Howell and one step-son, William Gene Joyner and his wife, Delania of Shadd, Oregan and one daughter, Deborah K. Stanley and her husband, Jerry of East Point, Ky. and one step-daughter, Anna Fay Fish and her husband, Hobart of McAndrews, Ky. Four brothers, Eugene Howell, Bill Howell, Robert Howell and Paull Howell all of Pikeville and James Howell of Hendersonville, North Carolina. He is also survived by one grandchild, Josh Smallwood and three step-grandchildren, Russell Cassady, Jennifer Joyner, Tresa Joyner and Jerry Stanley II and four step-great-grandchildren: Bethany Cassady, Anthony Cassady, William Cassady and Adian Cassady. Serving as Pallbearers will be: Jerry Stanley, Hobart Fish, Josh Smallwood, Jerry Stanley II, Russell Cassady and Jake Howell Jr. (JWCAL)

HOWELL Tracy , Age 42, of Harold, d, April 16, 1999, at HRMC in Prestonsburg,. Born on November 15, 1956, in Pikeville, s/o Jeff and Phena Adkins Howell. He was a member of the Church of Christ. h/o, Debra Hayes Howell; three brothers, Levi Howell, and Kermit Howell, both of Galveston and Willie Howell of Shreve, Ohio; five sisters, Holly Stierele of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Melissa Martin of Ashland, Geneva Hunter of Galveston, Phyllis Coleman of Somerset and Flora McCune of Farmington Hill, Michigan. Burial  in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.

HOWELL, Vernon Age, 48, of Plain City, Ohio, formerly of Wayland, died Friday, June 10, 2005, at Plain City, Ohio. Born March 16, 1957, in Martin, he was the son of the late Noah and Mamie Johnson Howell. He was a disabled carpenter. Survivors include a daughter, Ciera Michele Sines Howell of Plain City, Ohio; four brothers: Earlis Cook (Georgetta) and Corbett Howell (Gladys), both of Wayland, Calvin Howell (Janet) of Garrett, and Virgil Howell (Terry Lynn, deceased) of Garrett; a sister, Loretta Tackett (John) of Pike County; his fiancée, Jo Ellen Bittinger of Plain City, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, June 14, at 10 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Jimmy Hall (Little Rosa Regular Baptist), and Red Morris (Martin Branch Freewill Baptist), officiating. Burial was in the Boyd Cemetery, at Hi Hat, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

The Albion News Albion, Michigan June 23,1982 Mr. Willard Howell June 22, 1982 Willard Howell 60, died unexpected early Monday morning at Albion Community Hospital. Mr. Howell aws born Nov. 14, 1921 in Maytown, KY. to the late Floyd and Martha (Gayheart) Howell. He married the former Etta F. Mollette Feb. 14, 1976 in Martin, KY. Mr. Howell came to Mich. in 1976. He was a disabled coal miner. A service is scheduled for 11:00 A.M. Thurday at the Albion Chapel of Tidd- Williams Funeral Chapels, Inc. with the Rev. Larry L. Fulton officiating, Burial will be at Riverside cemetery in Albion, Michigan. Mr. Howell is survived by by his wife; one son Billy M. of Albion: Two daughters, Mrs. Foffest (Vedna) Bryant of Dexter and Mrs. Chester (Vivian) Griffin of Saline: Seven Grandchildern: one brother: Noah Howell of Wayland, KY.; One half brother, Millard Moore of McDowell, KY. Two sisters Mrs Cora Cook and Judy Hall of McDowell, KY. And was preceded in death by one sister Hattie Wright, Two brothers Frank Howell, and Leonard Compton And one Grandson, Sean Patrick. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Foundation.

HOWELL, Willie  70, of Pataskala, Ohio, died at his residence Thursday, February 24, 2000. Born in Teaberry, February 22, 1930, he was the son of the late Asa and Verdie Howell. He was a member of the Little Angel Old Regular Baptist Church in Groveport, Ohio. He is survived by his wife, Yvonne Howell. Other survivors include his children, Harold Howell of Baltimore, Ohio, Ricky Howell of Hillsboro, Ohio, David Howell of Pickerington, Ohio and Robin Tedrick of Johnstown, Ohio; five sisters; 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Burial was in the Glen -Rest Memorial Estate, under the direction of Warren F. Kauber Funeral Home, Palaskala, Ohio.

HOWELL, Zella   Age 73, of Neville, Ohio, formerly of McDowell, widow of Elisha Howell, passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2003, at the Eastgate Health Care Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. She was born June 24, 1929, in McDowell, the daughter of the late Melvin Anderson, and Mary Jane Sizemore Anderson. She was a homemaker, and a member of the First Baptist Church of Felicity, Ohio. Survivors include two sons, Jarvis Dean Howell of Neville, Ohio, and David G. Howell of Batavia, Ohio; one daughter, Pansy L. Woo of Cranford, New Jersey; two brothers, John Anderson of Fairborn, Ohio, and Richard Anderson of Lexington; three sisters, Rose Floyd of Martin, and Mary Elizabeth “Pat” Anderson and Sarah “Becky” King, both of McDowell, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, January 11, at 11 a.m., at the McDowell First Baptist Church, at McDowell, with the clergyman, Harry Hargis, officiating. Burial will follow in the Anderson Cemetery, McDowell, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

HOXIE, Nancy Elizabeth b. 09-15-1934 in Honaker d. 08-25-1990 Norwalk, OH d/o Mac & Vista Huges Kidd, w/o Frank Hoxie, bur: Kidd Cem, Honaker

HUBBARD, James Bruce  75  b-Sep.04 1922-Floyd Co. d-Apr.29 1998  s/o  Malcom & Rebecca Harmon Hubbard, h/o-Roberta Littell Hubbard  Bur: Hubbard Fam. Cem. Spurlock, KY.

HUBBARD, Mrs. Lula K. Obit  Submitted by HanlonTX@aol.com d.  05-25-1973   (FCT'S)

HUFF, Elder Ersel (Preacher) OBIT  (HFH)

HUFF, John Wilson  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HUFF, Buford ,Age 60, of Bevinsville, died October 24, 1997, at his residence  Born October 28, 1936 in Knott County, s/o Vada Sparkman Huff and the late Carl Huff. h/o Ruth Bates Huff; two sons, Craig Huff and Brent Huff, both of Bevinsville; one daughter, Sherry Huff Mardis of Florence; four brothers, Carol Huff Jr. of Hillsboro, Ohio, Cleo Huff of Blanchester, Ohio, Glenn Huff of Hazard and Kenneth Huff of Leburn; two sisters, Allene Gayheart of Hindman and Glenna Collins of Kite, Burial was in the Buckingham Cemetery

HUFF, Francis Jacobs  Age, 81, of Eastern, died Friday, April 6, 2001, at her daughter’s residence at Garrett. She was born November 20, 1919, in Knott County, the daughter of the late Tom and Bethany Owens Jacobs. She was a retired cook at Wayland and Allen Central Schools, and was a member of the Lackey Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Huff. Survivors include two sons, Canton Huff of Rittman, Ohio, and Laurel Huff of Milford, Ohio; two daughters, Bethleen Francis of Garrett, and Orzie Huff of Rittman, Ohio; one sister, Susanna Combs of Raven; 15 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, April 9, at 2 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, at Martin, with Bobby Baldridge officiating. Burial was in the Alice Point Cemetery, in Knott County. Pallbearers were Nick Huff, Glen Likens, Shawn Francis, Brian Francis, Josh Francis, Chris Francis, Larry Lafferty, Kent Flanery, and Ben Flanery. (FCT's)

HUFF, Shelby Jean Slone Age, 49, of Leburn, died Saturday, July 1, 2000, at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born March 3, 1951, in Knott County, she was a daughter of Magalene Slone of Leburn and the late Nokomas Slone. She was a homemaker. In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Jimmy Huff; two daughters, Connie Sue Greer of' Leburn and Gina D. (Kenneth) Kassee of Fisty; a sister, Betty Sue Slone of Leburn; and two grandchildren. Funeral services were Tuesday, July 4, at Hindman United Baptist Church, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Officiating were Sterlin and Bethel Bolen and Willie Collins. Burial was in Mountain Memorial Gardens at Hindman.

HUGHES, Arnold b. d. 11-20-1990 s/o Eugene & Lilly Rose Blair Hughes h/oMona Williams Hughes, bur: Lucy Hall Cem, McDowell

HUGHES, Beulah Mae , Age 89, of Hueysville, died Saturday, December 19, 1998, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin. Born April 15, 1909 in Red Warrior, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Lora Louverna Stamper Pennington. She was preceded in death by her husband, Billie Hughes. Burial was in the Hughes Family Cemetery at Hueysville.

HUGHES, Billie b. 05-12-1905 d. 11-24-1990 d/o David & Martha Prater Huges, h/o Beulah Mae Pennington Hughes

HUGHES, Bobby  born January 18, 1935 died March 4, 1997 burial Martin Cemetery , Wayland, Kentucky.  Survivors:  Alma Jean Haywood Hughes, wife.  Randall Hughes, son.  Thelma Ann Crider and Regina Rae Elliott, daughters.  Don Hughes, Clarence Hughes, Bill Hughes, and Jimmy Hughes, brothers.  Joyce Allen, Alene Howard, and Peggy Daniels, sisters.

HUGHES, Brian   Age 27, passed from this life Sunday, June 10, 2001, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, after a three-year battle with acute leukemia. He was a native of Hi Hat, KY., in Floyd County, and a 1991 graduate of McDowell High School. Brian is survived by his wife, Rhonda Goble Hughes; his parents, Earl and Linda Hughes, of Hi Hat, KY.; a sister, Earlene Stumbo of Crittenden, KY.; a brother, Malcom, of Lenoir, N.C.; his grandparents, Ed and Juanita Caudill, of Hi Hat, KY.; Haley Hughes, of Prestonsburg, KY.; and a host of relatives and friends. Brian was a member of the Hi Hat Church of God of Prophecy, where he served as Youth Director. He was continually witnessing to his friends about Christ, whether it was fishing with them on a boat or riverbank, riding with them on four-wheelers, or at meetings at the local gas station. During his hospital stays, he was engaged in witnessing to visitors and planning things to do with his youth group. Brian will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him. Services were conducted Monday, June 11, 2001, at 7:00 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, and Tuesday, June 12. The funeral will be at 1:00 p.m. at the Church of God of Prophecy at Hi Hat on Wednesday, June 13. Burial will be in the Moore Family Cemetery, at Price, KY., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, KY. Pallbearers: Morris Tackett, Eric Moore, Dwayne Bryant, Jason Stumbo, Stevie Caudill, Chris Moore, Roger Martin, and Ryan Goble. Honorary pallbearers: Tikee Hall, Ernie Moore, Bill McGuire, Joe Goble, Wesley Gearheart and Ron Goble. The family wishes to thank everyone for their support in the blood drive for Brian, all the fundraising endeavors that were done, the donations that were given, and most of all for their prayers. (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Reverend Charles   Age, 82, of 8809 S. 425 W., Silver Lake, Indiana, died Friday, September 22, 2006, at St. Joseph Hospital, Ft. Wayne, Indiana. Born August 16, 1924, in Prestonsburg, he was the son of the late Malcolm Hughes and Sally (Johnson) Hughes. He was a coal miner in Kentucky, and retired after 35 years, from Warsaw Plating Works, Warsaw, Indiana. He was a member, and a pastor at Full Gospel Pentecostal Church, in Silver Lake, Indiana. He was a resident of Kosciusko County, Indiana, since 1953. He is survived by his wife, Lona P. Prater Hughes of Silver Lake, Indiana; two sons: Carl Hughes of Claypool, Indiana, and Harles Hughes of Silver Lake, Indiana; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, three brothers, and two sisters. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, September 27, at 10 a.m., at Full Gospel Pentecostal Church, 108 E. Sycamore St., Silver Lake, Indiana, with Rev. Darrel Peters and Rev. Mike Bradford officiating. Burial will be in the Center Cemetery, in Silver Lake, Indiana, under the direction of Titus Funeral Home, Warsaw, Indiana. Visitation, at the church. Memorials to: Family of Reverend Charles Hughes, c/o 8809 S. 425 W,. Silver Lake, Indiana 46982. Arrangements, under direction of Titus Funeral Home, Warsaw, Indiana.  (FCT'S Sept 27, 2006)

HUGHES, Charles V. Sr.  Age, 63, of Mt. Cory, Ohio, died Tuesday, November 21, 2000, at his residence. Born on July 1, 1937, in Prestonsburg, he was the son of the late Kelly and Rhoda (McQuire) Hughes. He was retired from Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. He is survived by his wife Gloria Jean Miller. Other survivors include two sons, Charles V. Hughes Jr. of Bluffton, Ohio, Chad Eugene Hughes of Mt. Cory, Ohio; three daughters, Juanita K. Fitzpatrick of Tomahawk, Emma Jean Hofferbert of Cridersville, Ohio, Lou Ann Deitsch of Bluffton, Ohio; one sister, Emma Goodman of Prestonsburg; 13 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, November 26, 2 p.m., at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, Findlay, Ohio, with Rev. Mike VanDenEynde. Burial will be in the Knollcrest Gardens, East of Findlay, Ohio, under the direction of Coldren-Crates Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

HIGHES, Clara  Age 86, of Willard, Ohio, died Sunday, December 24, 2000, at the Willard Mercy Hospital, following a brief illness. Born October 27, 1914, in Hippo, she lived in Shelby, Ohio, from 1951 to 1977, when she then moved to Willard. She was a member of the Willard United Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Melvin Hughes and parents, Alka and Arena (Hicks) Davis. She is survived by two daughters, Nancy Conley of Willard and Edna Lykins of Surprise, Arizona; one brother, Floyd Davis; two sisters, Sarah Reffett of Kentucky and Anna Shepherd of Willard; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were Thursday, December 28, at the Willard United Baptist Church, with ministers James Wilson and Danny Hamilton officiating. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, under the direction of Secor Funeral Home. (Information courtesy of Hall Funeral Home.) (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Crissie - Willard, Ohio Crissie Hughes, 104, formerly of Laurel Street, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at IHS in New London. She was born December 12, 1896 in Floyd County, KY. to parents Hiram and Jane Moore Sexton. She was a member of Little Rebecca Old Regular Baptist Church. Surviving are a sister, Lillian Diamonde of Willard: three daughters, Francis Miller of Plymouth, Dorothy Hall of Willard, and Agnes Stephens of Lima; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lee Hughes, and two daughters, Clara Reed and Crissie Moore. Friends may call Thursday evening after 7 p.m. at Little Rebecca Old Regular Baptist Church, Henry Road, south of Plymouth, where the funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday with Elder Buddy Carty officiating. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery, Plymouth. Secor Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

HUGHES, Destry  Age, 38, of Garrett, died Sunday, October 30, 2005, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, in Martin. Born July 7, 1967, in McDowell, he was the son of Willard and Eyvonne Robinson Hughes. He was a security guard. In addition to his parents, he is survived by one brother, Don Hughes of Hueysville; one sister, Molly Eyvonne Hughes Watkins (husband, Rodney) of Auxier; nine nieces and nephews: Tina, Chasity, Laura, Allison, Misty, Rodney Lee, Shaun, Kevin, and Adam. He was preceded in death by one brother, Willard Eugene Hughes. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, November 3, at 1 p.m., at the Martin Branch Freewill Baptist Church, in Estill, with Red Morris and Johnny Collins officiating. Burial will be in the Martin Cemetery, in Wayland, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the funeral home  (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Dewey  Age 83, of Martin, KY., husband of Effie Vanderpool Hughes, passed away, Sunday, March 3, 2002, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, KY. He was born March 3, 1919, in Martin, KY., the son of the late Malcom Hughes and Sally Johnson Hughes. Mr. Hughes was a retired coal miner, a member of the Cold Springs Regular Baptist Church, an U.S. Army, World War II veteran, and a member of the Disabled American Veterans. In addition to his wife, he is survived by two brothers, Leonard Hughes of Lima, Oh., and Charlie Hughes of Claypool, In., and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, March 6, 2002, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, KY., with the Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Ousley Cemetery, Caney Fork, Martin, KY., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Donald Eugene  Age 72, of Garrett, husband of LaFaye Bamer Hughes, passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2005, in King's Daughters Medical Center, Ashland. He was born December 6, 1932, in Wayland, the son of the late Clarence Hughes and Nona Cavins Hughes. He was retired Lab Manager for National Mines Corporations, a member of the Garrett First Baptist Church, where he served as deacon, and adult Sunday school teacher, a member of James W. Alley Lodge No. 869, Wayland, and the Easter Star, since 1967, past master in 1973, past DDGM of Kentucky 1977-1978, treasurer of the lodge for 22 years, and chairman of the Garrett Fire District. In addition to his wife, LaFaye, he is survived by one son, Donald Steven Hughes of Garrett; three brothers: Clarence (Sylvia) Hughes Jr., Jimmy Darrell (Charlotte) Hughes, and Bill (Margie) Hughes, all of Garrett; two sisters: Joyce (Goble) Allen and Peggy (Floyd) Daniels, both of Garrett. Funeral services for Donald Eugene Hughes will be conducted Friday, August 5, at 1 p.m., at the Garrett First Baptist Church, with Clergymen Randy Osborne and Larry Adams officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, in Ivel, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the funeral home. Masonic services were held Thursday, August 4, at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, as a family request, donations may be made to the Garrett First Baptist Church, Box 100, Garrett, KY 41630.  (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Douglas Franklin ,Age 57 of Louisville, died Tuesday, October 19, 1999 at his residence. He was the son of the late Beulah and Billie Hughes of Hueysville. He was a self employed general contractor and member of the Vine Street Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Fritts Hughes. In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Paula Rice and Dawn Tomerlin; three sons. Mark Lindsey, Rick Lowry, and Danny Rice; four sisters, Molly Prater, Marlene Robinson, Charlene Rudder, and Rosalie Fritts; three brothers, Willard Hughes, Arthur Hughes, and Billy Hughes. and 11 grandchildren. Funeral services were Thursday, October 21, at 11:30 'a.m., at the Arch L. Heady Funeral Home in Louisville. Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery

HUGHES, Edgar Dwayne  Age 18, of Dana, died June 10, 1999, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident, He was born June 17, 1980, in Pikeville, s/o Edgar Hughes and Pauletta Kidd Hughes of Dana: He was a student at the Prestonsburg Community College, a 1998 graduate of Betsy Layne High School, and an employee of Velocity Market of Betsy Layne. In addition to his parents he is survived by three brothers, Justin Chase Hughes, Eric Christopher Hughes and Austin Seth Hughes, all of Dana; his maternal grandparents, Dennis and Alpha Kidd of Dana; and his paternal grandparents, Robert B. and Magdalene Hughes of Honaker.. Burial was in the Akers Cemetery, Dana.

HUGHES, Ernest “Butch  Age 64, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away, Monday, October 20, 2003. He is survived by his closest friend, Sharon Keyes of Jackson; two nieces, Shirley Koziol and Rebecca Cosgrove; one nephew, Michael Smith, all of Jackson; many great-nieces and nephews; two brothers, William Hughes of Kentucky, Freeman Hughes of Ohio; two sisters, Maggie Hayes of Kentucky, and Joann McGually of Jackson. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Philman Hughes. He was an avid card player, enjoyed horse racing and sports of all kinds. Services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 3019 W. Morrell St., Bishop Hiram officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, 5 to 8 p.m., and Friday, at the church from noon until service time. Cremation will follow the services. Those who wish may direct contributions to the American Diabetes Association. (Information, courtesy of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.)  (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Floyd   Age 84, of Martin, passed away Monday, December 18, 2006, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born January 6, 1922 in Lackey, he was the son of the late Joe and Carlena Slone Hughes. He was a retired employee of Stephens Elkhorn Coal Company and an U. S. Army World War II veteran.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Irene Layne Hughes.  Survivors include three daughters: Clara Akers, (husband, Everett (Poody) Akers), Jo Ann Samons and Martha Fay Bentley all of Martin, and seven grandchildren.  In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by five sisters: Deliah, Tildia, Gracie, Dora Ellen and Opal; two brothers: Willard and Millard; and three step-brothers, Chester, Ishmel and Lenzie.  Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, December 21, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Clergyman Gary Allen officiating.  Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin.  Visitation is at the funeral home.  Pallbearers: Jimmy Artrip, David Bentley, Phillip Anderson, Jay Samons, Toby Samons, and Chuck Horne. (FCT'S 12-20-2006)

HUGHES, Granville C.  Obit  Submitted by       From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Gypsy W.    Age 87, of Ashland, widow of Estill Hughes, died Friday, November 11 in the Woodland Oaks Health Care Center, Ashland. She was born June 10, 1920 in Garrett, a daughter of the late Fred and Sally Coburn Williams. She was self employed owner of Hughes Gas Co. She is survived by two daughters Molly Maddox, her husband Gary, Catlettsburg, Linda Couch Vest, her husband David, Ashland, one Daughter-in-Law, Bonnie Hughes, Carlisle, two grandchildren, Kathy Williams, Forrest Hughes,one great grandchild, Stephen Hughes, and a dedicated Caregiver of 8 years, Mary Lou Daniels, and two Pets, Bear and Precious. (HFH)

HUGHES, Halie   Age, 85, of Prestonsburg, died Thursday, April 8, 2004, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born March 31, 1919, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Brady and Gracie Shepherd Hackworth. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Smith Hughes. Survivors include eight sons and their wives: Earl Hughes (Linda) of Price, Burl Hughes (Phyllis) of Prestonsburg, Hershell Hughes (Sherry) of Indianapolis, Indiana, Arthur Hughes (Linda) of Silver Lake, Indiana, Roger Hughes (Sue) of Bevinsville, Don Hughes (Earlene) of Prestonsburg, Steve Hughes (Shelia) of David, and Alex Hughes (Lisa) of Teaberry; four daughters and husbands: Margaret Hyden of Prestonsburg, Delphi Jean Scutchfield (Carl) of Louisville, Sally Smith (Avery) of Paintsville and Mary Jane Conn (Tony) of Cincinnati, Ohio; two brothers: Troy Hackworth and Willard Hackworth, both of South Whitley, Indiana; a sister, Pearl Marsillett of David; 26 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers: Jessie L.B., John and Belve; one sister, Ruby Mae Bradford; one grandson, Brian Hughes and one son-in-law, Charles Hyden. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, April 11, at 2 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Clifford Austin officiating. Burial will be in the Jack Arnett Cemetery, (Middle Creek), Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. Active pallbearers: Stevie Hughes, Wayne Hughes, Jason Hughes, Buddy Hyden, Malcom Hughes, Alex Hughes, Tim Hyden and David Scutchfield.  (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Hargus Preston “Press”   Age, 85, of Prestonsburg, died Tuesday, July 15, 2008, at his residence. Born in Floyd County, on June 11, 1923, he was the son of the late Millard Franklin Hughes and Josie Wright Hughes. He was owner of Hughes Garage and was self-employed for 42 years. He was a member of the Long Fork United Baptist Church, in Riceville, for 50 years; and was a member of Zebulon Masonic Lodge No. 273, F&AM, Prestonsburg, for 60 years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ruth Conley Hughes, on February 11, 2005. Survivors include a son, Preston Keith Hughes of Prestonsburg; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held Thursday, July 17, at 10 a.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, with Elder John R. Pelphrey and Elder Eulas Adams officiating. Interment was in Davidson Memorial Gardens, in Ivel. The family has entrusted arrangements to Carter Funeral Home.  (Published: Friday, July 18, 2008 FCT'S)

HUGHES, Hattie Davis Age 81, of North Carolina, died Tuesday, September 7, at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville, North Carolina. Born October 24, 1917, in Floyd County, d/o Alka and Arena Hicks Davis. w/o  Marion Hughes in 1978. Sheattended the Washington 15th Street Church of God . Survivors include  four daughters, Shirley H. Crisp of Washington, North Carolina, Faye H Statler of Henderson, North Carolina, Pattie H. Kaler of Danville, California and Sarah H. Stephens Best of Mebane, North Carolina; four sons, C. Jobie Hughes of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, James E.. Hughes of San Francisco, California, M. Ray Hughes of Phoenix, Arizona and Melvin L. Hughes of Henderson, North Carolina; three sisters, Sarah Reffett of Hueysville, Clara Hughes and Annie Shepherd, both of Willard, Ohio; one brother, Floyd Davis of Pyramid, burial Mt. Hope Cemetery, in Shiloh, Ohio

HUGHES, Irene Layne Age 75, of Martin, died Wednesday, June 22, 2005, at Central Baptist Hospital, in Lexington. Born January 19, 1930, in Martin, she was the daughter of the late William Taylor Layne and Martha Hale Layne. She is survived by her husband, Floyd Hughes; three daughters, Clara Jean Akers, Martha Faye Bentley, and Jo Ann Samons, all of Martin; two brothers, Charles Layne, of South Whitley, Ind., and Bert Layne, of Eastern; three sisters, Georgia Layne, of Martin, Emma Jean Miller, of Burkett, Ind., and Hazel FireSheets, of Anacoco, La.; seven grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Earl Layne and Jake Layne; and, three sisters, Bessie Patton, Anna Dove, and Cassie Slone. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, June 25, at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin. Clergyman Gary Allen officiated. Burial followed in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Charles Horne, David Bentley, Jay Samons, Toby Samons, Phillip Anderson, and Jimmy Artrip.  (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Jeannie Denice  Age 25, of Hueysville, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2003, in the St. Joseph Hospital, in Lexington. She was born November 4, 1977, in Floyd County, the daughter of Arthur and Virginia Hicks Hughes of Hueysville. She was a graduate of Allen Central High School, and attended Pikeville College. She was a member of the Drift Pentecostal Church. Survivors, other than her parents, include one son, Arthur Jordan Taylor Hughes of Hueysville; one daughter, Virginia Hope Alexandra Hughes of Hueysville; one sister, Tabatha L. Hughes of Hueysville; and a host of other family members and friends. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, February 18, at 1 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Ted Shannon and Mitchell Shepherd officiating. Burial was in the Hughes Family Cemetery at Hueysville, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home.   (FCT['S)

HUGHES, Magdalene Collins Age, 67, of Honaker, died Tuesday, June 13, 2000, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on April 26, 1933, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Oscar Collins and Bessie Steel Collins. She was a member of the Honaker Church of Christ. She is survived by her husband, Robert B. Hughes. Other survivors include two sons, Robert Hughes Jr. of Banner, Edgar Hughes of Dana; two daughters, Justine Kidd of Honaker, Debbie Akers of Martin; two brothers, Rick Collins of Betsy Layne, Eugene Collins of Wellington, Ohio; three sisters, Margaret Prater of Berea, Odessa Hughes of Honaker, Arcolis Smiley of Collins, Ohio, 12 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Burial  in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel

HUGHES, Millard Age 73, of LaGrange, Indiana, d October 9, 1997, at Lutheran Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Born February 9, 1924 in Floyd County, s/o Joe and Carlena Slone Hughes. He was  a member of the LaGrange Church of Christ. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in World War II. h/o, Mildred Hicks; three daughters, Lois Oaldey, Penny Oakley and Diane Kimpel, all of LaGrange, Indiana; one son, Joe Hughes of Howe, Indiana; one sister, Dora Combs of Millstone; one brother, Floyd Hughes of Martin; Burial was in the Greenwood Cemetery in LaGrange, Indiana.

HUGHS, Mona    Age 89, of Albany, formerly of Minnie, widow of Arnold Hughes, passed away, Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at Clinton County Hospital, Albany. She was born September 27, 1916, in Honaker, the daughter of the late Tan Williams and Tona Moore Williams. She was a retired machine operator for Kromex Corporation, in Cleveland, Ohio. Survivors include two sons, Phillip M. (Janet) Hughes, Painesville, Ohio, and Harold D. (Marilyn) Hughes, Hudson, Ohio; a daughter, Shelva J. (James) Smith, of Albany; a brother, Clifford Williams, of McDowell; nine grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren; and a ‘'Special Pet'', Peanut. She was preceded in death by her husband, and granddaughter, Mona Sharlane Hughes. Funeral services for Mona Hughes will be conducted Saturday, May 13, at 1:00 p.m., at Old Beaver Regular Baptist Church, in Minnie, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Lucy Hall Cemetery, in McDowell, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is after 4:00 p.m., Friday, at the funeral home, and after 11:00 a.m., Saturday, at the Church  (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Nell Lemaster  Age, 75, of Prestonsburg, died Friday, October 18, 2002, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital. Born September 20, 1927, in Johnson County, she was the daughter of the late William Herbert LeMaster and Beulah Blanton Lemaster. She was a homemaker and attended Long Fork United Baptist Church. Survivors include one son, Larry Hughes (Vicki) and one brother, Paul Lemaster, all of Prestonsburg; two grandsons, Alex Hughes of Pikeville, and Larry Hughes II, of Forest Hills; one granddaughter, Victoria Lauren Hughes of Prestonsburg; and two great-granddaughters. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, October 12, at 2 p.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, with Elder John Pelphrey and Elder Press Hughes officiating. Interment was in the Highland Memorial Park, Staffordsville. The Carter Funeral Home served the Hughes family. Pallbearers: Alex Hughes, Larry Hughes II, Bobby Wells Jr., Keith Hughes, Pete Lemaster, David Lemaster, and Herbert Lemaster.  (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Oma Josephine May  Age, 88, passed away, Saturday, December 25, 2004, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, following an extended illness. She was the widow of Arthur F. Hughes, who died January 15, 1991. She was born June 6, 1916, on Abbott Creek, a daughter of the late Caleb Sherman May and Martha Louise Music May. She was a homemaker. In addition to her husband and parents, she was also preceded in death by eight brothers and six sisters, and by one granddaughter, Lee Anne Vanderpool. Survivors include four daughters: Dolores Harrington (Donald) of Arkadelphia, Arkansas, Dawn Hicks (Tom) of Wabash, Indiana, and Mona May and Brenda Vanderpool, both of Prestonsburg; and one son, Randall Hughes (Kay) of Bowling Green. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. Also surviving is one sister, Malta Porter of Prestonsburg. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Prestonsburg. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 29, at 11 a.m., at Carter Funeral Home, in Prestonsburg, with Randy Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel. The family has entrusted arrangements to the Carter Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HUGHES Philemon "Toot "  Age, 72, of Martin, died Tuesday, October 10, 2000, at Paul B. Hall Medical Center, Paintsville, following an extended illness. Born on June 12, 1928, in Martin, he was the son of the late Joe and Maza Crisp Hughes. He was disabled, and was a member of the Mormon Church. Survivors include three brothers, William R. Hughes of Auxier, Freeman Hughes of Beaver Creek, Ohio, Ernest "Butch" Hughes of Tarpon Springs, Florida; two sisters, Mary M. Hayes of Eastern, and Joan McGauley of Jackson, Michigan. Funeral services were conducted Friday, October 13, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, with an elder of the Mormon Church officiating. Burial was in the Martin Cemetery, at Martin, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Robert Henry   Age, 89, of North Central Avenue, Prestonsburg, died Sunday morning, January 20, 2002, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Mr. Hughes was born March 8, 1912, in Williamson, West Virginia, the son of Henry Edward Hughes and Nannie Hamilton Hughes, and moved as a child to Prestonsburg, where he resided for the many years of his life. At the time of his death, he resided in the same home on Central Avenue in which he had lived since 1931. His life was marked by partnerships of long duration. He was married for 54 years to his beloved wife, Shirley Cole Hughes, who predeceased him in 1986. In 1948, he began another life-long partnership with Orville Cooley, with whom Mr. Hughes owned and operated the Playhouse, the poolroom at the end of Court Street, famous for its “breadburgers,” until 1980. Mr. Hughes is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Henry Edward and Cora Hughes of Lexington; a grandson, Robert Patrick Lessard of Marysville, Washington; two granddaughters, Elizabeth Snow Hughes and Anna Cole Hughes, both of Lexington; a great-granddaughter, Caroline Faye Hughes of Lexington; a daughter-in-law, Dr. Brenda Hughes of Hazard; two nephews, Michael Fannin of Prestonsburg, and Dr. Bill Tom Fannin of Pikeville; a niece, Nina Underwood of Lexington; and a very special friend and caregiver, Helen Slone of Floyd County. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Nancy Anne Hughes Lessard. Memorial service will be held on Friday, January 25, 2002, at 1:00 p.m., at First United Methodist Church, Prestonsburg. Arrangements are under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home, Prestonsburg.  (FCT'S)

HUGHES, Roger Dale     Age 64, of East Point, Ky., husband of Nancy Meade Hughes, passed away Wednesday, February 20, 2008 at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, McDowell, Kentucky. He was born February 7, 1944 in Minnie, Ky., the son of Earl Hughes and Ruby Sammons Hughes, East Point, Kentucky. Mr. Hughes retired from the U.S. Navy as an Electrical Engineer Safety Communication Director and also worked at the Martin Marietta Corporation. He was a member of the Prestonsburg Church of Christ and the Wheelwright Masonic Lodge # 889. Survivors include his wife and parent, a son, Roger Dale Hughes, Jr., Ocala, Fl., a daughter, Penny Hughes, Virginia Beach, Va., a step-daughter, Jane Maynard, John's Creek, Ky., a brother, Ronald H. Hughes, Pikeville, Ky., two sisters, Deana Newson, Jensen Beach, Fl., Tonda Ley Hughes, Chicago, Il., and eight grandchildren. Funeral services for Roger Dale Hughes will be conducted Sunday, February 24, 2008 at 2:00 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with the Clergymen Rick Kelley and Joe Ryan officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky. Visitation is after 3:00 p.m., Saturday here at the Funeral Home.  (HFH)

HUGHES, Ruby Lafaye    Age 72 of Garrett, Kentucky, went to sleep in the arm of Jesus Friday November 28, 2008 in the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, Kentucky. She was born November 30, 1935 at Garrett, Kentucky, she was the daughter of late Stanley and Blanche Bamer. Mrs. Hughes was disabled Sales person and a member of the Garrett First Baptist Church, Garrett, Kentucky. She was survived by her beloved son Steve Hughes, his companion Lois of Garrett, Kentucky, One brother, Bill Bamer, wife Janie of Maytown, Kentucky, And One Neice Suzanne Smith of Maytown, Kentucky. In addition to her parents he was preceded in death by her loving Husband Don Hughes. Graveside services will be conducted Monday December 1, 2008 at 1:00 P.M. at the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel , Kentucky, with Pastor Randy Osborne Officiating. Visitation will be after 1 P.M. Sunday November 30, 2008 at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral conducted under professional care of Hall Funeral Home. (HFH)

HUGHES, William Herschell   Age 61, of Indianapolis, In., formerly of Floyd County, husband of Sherry Newman Hughes, died Sunday, October 29, 2006, at the St. Francis Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana. He was born, April 17, 1945 in Prestonsburg, the son of the late Smith Hughes and Haley Hackworth Hughes. He was a former employee of International Truck Engines Company and the International Harvestor Company. In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Byron Herschel Hughes of Indianapolis, Indiana; one grandchild, Hannah Michelle Hughes of Louisville; seven brothers: Earl Hughes (Linda) of Price, Burl Hughes of Prestonsburg, Arthur Hughes (Linda) of Silver Lakes, Indiana, Roger Hughes (Sue) of Bevinsville, Don Hughes (Earlene) of Prestonsburg, Steve Hughes (Shelia) of David, Allen Hughes (Lisa) of Teaberry; four sisters: Margaret Hyden of Prestonsburg, Delphi Jean Scutchfield (Carl) of Louisville, Sally Smith (Avery) of Paintsville, and Mary Jane Conn of Cincinnati, Ohio; a sister-in-law, Debra Newman. Funeral services for William Herschel Hughes will be conducted Thursday, November 2, at 1:00 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Doug Bailey and Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Arnett Cemetery (Middle Creek), in Prestonsburg. Hall Funeral Home is caring for those arrangements. (FCT'S 11-01-2006)

HULL, Rev. Mack  71, Drift, Victim of 5-year Illness; Was Minister Ten Years Rev. Mack Hull, age 71, of Drift, died at home, April 25,1953, of cancer, after an illness of five years. He had been a minister of the Church of Christ for 10 years. Rev. Hull was the sun of Samuel and Sarah Hull of Lawrence County and the husband of Eliza Hull who survives. Surviving also are two sons, Bobby Ray ad Billy Gene at home. Two daughters, Mrs Irene Owens, Weeksbury, and Mrs Rose Mead, Carmel, Michigan, and a sister Mrs. Walter Boggs, survive. Funeral rites were conducted April 27, at the home, at 10a.m., the Rev Marion Kidd officiating. Burial followed in the family cemetery under the direction of the Hall Bros. Funeral Home. (From Floyd County Times 4-30-1953)

HUMBLE, Denzil   Age 68, of Printer, died Monday, February 12, 2007, at the Pikeville Medical Center. Born February 18, 1938, in Printer, he was the son of the late James Isaac and Ollie Meade Humble. He was a retired materials superintendent for Johnson Controls, in Plymouth, Michigan; a member of John W. Hall Lodge No. 950, F&AM, in Martin; a past master of Livingston Lodge No. 76, in Pinckney, Michigan, in 1999; an Honorable Kentucky Colonel; and a member of the Spurlock Church of Christ. He is survived by his wife, Rose M. Stephens Humble. Other survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law: Randy Isaac and Martha Humble of Printer, and Rodney A. and Carrie Humble of Pinckney, Michigan; a daughter and son-in-law: Deborah Sue and Danny McCoy of Printer; a sister, Patricia Conn of Printer; 10 grandchildren: Amos, Adam, Maggie, Andrew, Austin, Erin, Natalie, Brett, Larry, and Brody; and six great-grandchildren: Megan, Makayla, Jessie, Wesley, Waylan, and Logan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers: James Milton Humble and Leonard Humble; a sister, Juanita Conn; and two half brothers: Ivan Carroll and Dwayne Carroll. Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 15, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Bruce Coleman, and others, officiating.  Burial will be in the Meade Cemetery, at Spurlock, in Printer, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home, and Masonic rites will be held on Wednesday night, at 6:30 p.m.  (FCT'S 02-14-2007)

HUMBLE, James Milton, b. 3-10-1936, Printer, F. C., s/o James Isaac and Ollie Meade Humble , d. Sept 15, 1988, HRMC, F. C., h/o (1) Leatha Conn Humble (d. 1980), (2)Sally Prater Humble, bur: Meade Cem, Printer

HUMPHREY, Charles C. Age 81, of Melvin, was born on November 27, 1923, in Carter County, the son of the late Herbert and Nannie Slone Humphrey. He entered eternal rest on Saturday, May 7, 2005, at the Pikeville Medical Center. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during World War II, a retired coal miner, a lifetime member of Garrett Chapter 128 of Disabled American Veterans, a member of Local Union 5899, and a member of the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Fern Stanley Humphrey; sons: Michael (Gail) Humphrey of Melvin, Robin (Brenda) Humphrey of Prestonsburg, and Karl-Heinz (Barbara) Frost of Berlin, Germany; daughter, Gail (James) Campbell of Prestonsburg; brothers: James Humphrey of Hillard, Ohio, Palmer Humphrey of Ligon, and Herbert Humphrey Jr., of Columbus, Ohio; two sisters: Ruby Gilliam of Ligon, and Lucy Phillips of Lancaster, Ohio; and seven grandchildren: Jami Cole, Brian Campbell, Nicholas Humphrey, Aaron Humphrey, Jenna Humphrey, Andi Frost, and Alex Frost. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 10, at 11 a.m., in the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church, with Louie Ferrari officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, in Ivel, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home, of Martin. Pallbearers: Nick Humphrey, Aaron Humphrey, Brian Campbell, Scotty Humphrey, Steve Cole, and Shane Humphrey. (FCT'S)

Humphrey, Clinton Ray ,  Age 49, of Lancaster, Ohio, formerly of Ligon, died Saturday, February 13, 1999, at his residence. He was born September 5, 1949, in Prestonsburg, the son of the late Herbert Humphrey and Annie Slone Humphrey. Itc was employed by Elliott Contracting and was a U.S. Army, Vietnam War Veteran. Survivors include four sons, Jeffrey Humphrey, Joseph Humphrey and Timothy Humphrey all of St. Petersburg, Florida, and Glenn Douglas
Humphrey of Lancaster, Ohio; four brothers, Charles C. Humphrey of Melvin, James W. Humphrey of Hilliard, Ohio, Palmer Humphrey of Ligon, Herbert Humphrey Jr. of Columbus, Ohio; two sisters, Ruby Gilliam of Ligon, and Lucille Phillips of Lancaster, Ohio. Burial will be in the Slone Cemetery at Ligon

HUNT, Bettina L. Harris  Age, 42, of Martin, died Tuesday, November 30, 2004, the result of a homicide, at her residence at Bucks Branch, Martin. Born October 24, 1962, in Paintsville, she was the daughter of Vonnie Chaffins of Prestonsburg, Betty Foley Chaffins DeRossett of Prestonsburg, and step-father, Paul DeRossett of Prestonsburg. She was a disabled title clerk, and attended Fitzpatrick Baptist Church. Survivors include one daughter, Veronica Mae Harris of Martin; one brother, Mark Chaffins of Union; two step-brothers: Michael DeRossett of Vina Grove, and Paul DeRossett Jr., of Louisville; one step-sister: Derena Chafin of Pikeville; special friends: Lula and Dallas Dillion of Prestonsburg; a granddaughter, Katrina Lynn Harris; two step-grandchildren: Brittany Miller, and William Miller; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, December 4, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, at Martin, with Tommy Reed officiating. Burial will be in the Foley Cemetery, at Auxier, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HUNT,  Birdie   Age 82, of Taylor, MI, formerly of Floyd County, Ky., passed away Sunday, July 2, 2006 at her residence. She was born January 27, 1924 in McDowell, Ky., the daughter of the late Simpson Hall and Nannie Newsome Hall. Mrs. Hunt believe in the Baptist Church, Wyandotte, MI. and a homemaker.  Survivors include one son, Larry Hall, Hartland, MI., one daughter, Dona Mitchell Tackett, Taylor, MI., three grandchildren, Lisa Hall, Keith Tackett and Ryan Hall, one great grandchild, Emily Tackett.  Preceding in death was her first husband Andy Mitchell, second husband, William Hunt, one grandchild, Larry Tackett.  Funeral services for Birdie Hunt will be conducted Wednesday, July 5, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky. Burial will follow in the Newsome Cemetery, Grethel, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky. Visitation after 11:00 a.m. Wednesday here at Hall Funeral Home   (HFH)

HUNT, Carada    Age 81 of Stanville, Ky. passed away on Friday, January 25, 2008 in the Pikeville Medical Center.  He was born September 10, 1926 at Stanville, Ky. the son of the late Lindz and Phebie Jane Hunt. He was a retired laborer. He was preceded in death by: the parents, stepfather, Ben Tackett, Brothers, Preston Hunt, Erchel Hunt and Norvel Hunt, One Great Grandchild, Shandra Hamilton. Surviving are: Four Sons, Freddie (Debbie) Hunt, John (Debbie) Hunt, Don Hunt and Doug (Althea) Hunt all of Stanville, Ky. Two Daughters, Betsy Brown of Stanville, Ky. and Crystal (Ray) Nichols of Grethel, Ky. Grandchildren, Freddie, Jr., John, Jr., Kevin, Josh, Ryan, Christopher, Robert, Rebecca, Heather, Carolyn and Andrea. Great Grandchildren, Laura, Emily, Sarah and Madison. Step Grandchildren, Brittany and Bo Hamilton. Funeral Services: Monday, January 28, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel with Willis Adkins and Virgil Hunt officiating. Burial in the Scalf Cemetery at Mare Creek, Stanville, Ky. Under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin, Ky.

HUNT, Ella   Age, 79, of Huntington, West Virginia, died Tuesday, September 30, 2003, at her residence. She was born September 24, 1924, in Martin, a daughter of the late Denzil and Lucy Walker Ratliff. She was a retired clerk for the United States Postal Service. She is survived by two sisters, Maureen Martin of Paintsville, and Eulah Adams and her husband, Henry, of Deale, Maryland, and many loving nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Marie Jones; and two husbands, William Garnett, and Robert Hunt. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, October 6, at Klingel Carpenter Mortuary, by the Rev. Lorie Vannucci. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.   (FCT'S)

HUNT, George  Age, 87, of Stanville, died Sunday, April 6, 2003, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born December 20, 1915, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late John B. and Sarah Lewis Hunt. He was a coal miner. He is survived by his wife, Eva Coline Newsome Hunt. Other survivors include seven sons, Jimmy Hunt, Donald Hunt and Gregory Hunt, all of Stanville, Ronnie Hunt and LeRoy Hunt, both of Stanton, Bobby Hunt both of Tram, and Stevie Hunt of Harold; five daughters, Eula Mae Spradlin and Goldie Adkins, both of Stanville, Gustavia Lewis of Stanton, Alberta Bevins of Betsy Layne, and Magline Pinson of Harold; a brother, Harvey Hunt of Tram; three sisters, Ocie Pelphrey and Callie Cecil, both of Florida, and Ruby Hunt of Michigan; 31 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren; four step-grandchildren, and nine step-great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, William Lee Hunt; three brothers, Roland Hunt, Thomas J. Hunt and John Henry Hunt; and two sisters, Laura Akers and Elavine Gunnels. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 10, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with Jack Hunt and Jim Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, under direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HUNT, Helen Beatrice Lewis Age, 73, of Banner, died Monday, February 1.4, 2000, at he residence. She was born April 8, 1926, in Floyd County, the daughter of the late Banner Lewis and Mary Mollett Lewis. She was a member of the Boldman Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roland Hunt. Survivors .include one son, Robert Hunt of Stanville; one daughter, Helen Spradlin of Marion, .Ohio; one brother. Andrew Lewis of Ivy Creek; one sister, Thelma Russ of Wellington, Ohio; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, February 17, 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with James Hannon officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the direction of the Hall Funeral Home.

HUNT, John Dee b. 03-10-1899 d. 11-02-1990 s/o Lindey & Dollie Damron Hunt, h/o Gracie Salisbury Hunt

HUNT, Lester  62 b-Sep.10 1936-Edgar,KY.  d-Nov.02 1998-Our Lady Of The Way Hospital in Martin Floyd Co. KY.
s/o  Oliver & Malinda Meadows Hunt  h/o-1-Donna Rita Branham Hunt h/o-2-Trudy Hall Hunt   Bur: Davidson Mem Cem. Ivel, Floyd Co. KY. Sons: Michael Hunt & Timothy Hunt  Step-Son: Michael Ousley

HUNT, Loretta Damron   Age 69, of Pikeville, formerly of East Pointe, Michigan, passed away, Monday, January 21, 2008 at the Pikeville Health Care Center in Pikeville. She was born at Yeager, Kentucky on May 22, 1938 the daughter of Frelon Damron and Ethel Blair Damron. Along with her father, Frelon Damron, she was preceded in death by her mother, Ethel Blair Damron Meade and by her daddy, Oliver Richard Meade and a very special friend, Jim Muller. Loretta is survived by three children, son, Terry DeEllis Hunt and his wife, Mary of Detroit, Michigan, daughter, Lona DeEtta Justice and her husband, Steve of Shelbiana, Kentucky and son, Todd DeEric Hunt of Nashville, Tennessee, she is also survived by six grandchildren, Angela, Chadwick, Amanda, Briana, Jenny and Louie and two great-grandchildren, Sierra and Lorissa. She is also survived one brother, Oliver Richard Meade, Jr. and his wife, Shirley of Pikeville, Kentucky and one sister, Wilda Carlotta Lowe and her husband, Sam of Warren, Michigan and special nephews and nieces and great-nephews and great-nieces. Loretta worked at a Nursing home, St.Anthony's Care Center for 16 1/2 years. The most important thing to her was spending time with her family. Her favorite pastime was playing work games, cards and going to flea markets. Loretta will be sadly missed by her family, loved ones and many friends. (JWCAL)

HUNT, Martha Clark, b. 12-13-1909, Johnson Co, KY, d/o Charlie and Laura W. Clark, d. 11-7-1988, HRMC, F. C., w/o (1)George Burchett, (2)Albert Endicott, (3)Will Hunt, bur Davison Mem Gardens

HUNT, Macie L.  Age 80, of Hunter, the widow of James Monroe Hunt, passed away on Friday, June 27, 2003, at Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin. Born January 19, 1923, in Salisbury, she was the daughter of the late Trimble Wayne Meade and Topsy Salisbury Meade. She was a homemaker and member of the Lancer Church of Christ. Survivors include: two sons, Velmer Hunt, of McDowell, and James Monroe Hunt Jr., of Hippo; five daughters, Patricia Joseph, of Brunswick, Ohio, Shelby Robinette, of Prestonsburg, Margaret Ward, of South Shore, Linda Shelton, of McDowell, and Freda Hunt, of Hunter; 16 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral services for Macie L. Hunt were conducted on Monday, June 30, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin. Clergymen Bill Meade and Tim Blankenship officiated. Burial followed in Salisbury Cemetery, at Hunter, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home. Pallbearers for Macie L. Hunt were: Kelly Todd Ward, Kyle Shelton, Eddie Shelton, Eddie Spurlock, Billy Joseph Jr., Eric Spurlock, Danny Hunt, Greg Salisbury, Chad Woody, Dwayne Cornett, Chris Click and Terry Williams. Honorary Pallbearers were: Ron Robinette, Donnie Meade, and Russell Shelton Jr.  (FCT'S)

HUNT, Malinda Meadows  Obit  Submitted by        From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HURT, Nahdeen Scott   Age 75, of Pikeville, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2008 at 4:35pm at her home. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Pikeville on Chloe Road. She was born at Brushy Creek, Kentucky on March 11, 1932. Nahdeen was the daughter of Harmon Scott and Bertha Webb Scott. She was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by five children: Linda Brown and her husband, Ronald J. of Tequesta, Florida, Corbett E. Hurt, Jr. and his wife, Ethel of Birmingham, Alabama, Janice Hurt of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, Thomas Hurt and Susan Stauder of Tequesta, Florida, John Hurt and his wife, Tammy of Harold, Kentucky. She is also survived by her brother, Harmon Scott of Drummonds, Tennessee. Nahdeen is also survived by twelve grandchildren, Ryan, Scott, Casey, Nikkie, Leslie, Corbett, Tiffany, Natalie, Whitney, Jessica, Jonathan and Jackie. She is also survived by twelve great-grandchildren, Griffin, Cody, Zohn, Kelsey, Jackson, Cassidy, Cooper, Zane, Love, Abbey, MacKenzie and Emma. Nahdeen will be greatly missed by her family, loved ones and many friends. In lieu of flowers contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 2884, 574 So. Mayo Trail, Pikeville, Ky. 41502 (JWCAL)

HUNT, Norma Faye Spears      Age 70, of Stanville, Ky., widow of Carada Hunt, passed away Monday, August 11, 2008, at the Signature Health Care of Pikevlle, Pikeville, Kentucky. She was born April 18, 1938, in Betsy Layne, Ky., the daughter of the late Evan Spears and Julia Justice Spears. Survivors include four sons, Freddie (Debbie) Hunt, John (Debbie) Hunt, Donald Hunt, and William Douglas (Althea) Hunt all of Stanville, Ky., two daughters, Betsy Brown, Stanville, Ky., Crystal (Ray) Nichols, Grethel, Ky., a brother, James Spears, Trenton, Mi., a sister, Phyllis Senters, Stanville, Ky., 11 granchildren, Freddie Jr., John Jr., Kevin, Josh, Ryan, Christopher, Robert, Rebecca, Heather, Carolyn, Andrea, 5 great grandchildren, Laura, Emily, Sarah, Madison, Savannah, and 2 step great grandchildren, Brittany and Bo Hamilton. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Leo Spears, and Evan Spears, and a sister, Sylvia Allen and one great grandchild, Shandra. Funeral services for Norma Faye Spears Hunt will be conducted Thursday, August 14,2008, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Ky., with the Clergymen Willis Adkins, Virgil, Jack and Mark Hunt officiating. Burial will follow in the Scalf Cemetery, Stanville, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall  (HFH)

HUNT, Oakie Porter, b. 1-12-1899, d/o Hattie Burchett Porter, w/o Dewey Hunt, (d.12-13-1981), d. 4-10-1988, F. C., bur Richmond Cem

HUNT, Roland Age 75, of Banner, d, May 7, 1999, at HRMC, Prestonsburg, Born November 12, 1923, at Ivel, s/o John B. Hunt and Sarah Lewis Hunt. h/o  Helen "Beatrice" Lewis Hunt; one son, Robert Hunt of Stanville; one daughter, Helene Spradlin of Marion, Ohio; two brothers, George Hunt of Stanville and Harvey Hunt of Tram; five sisters, Laura Akers and Eulavine Gunnels, both of Stanville, Callie Cecil of Spring Hill, Florida, Ruby Hunt of Westland, Michigan, Ocie Peffery of Holiday, Florida, Burial was in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.

HUNT, Russell  Obit  Submitted by       From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HUNT, Sherman   Age, 82, of Allen, died Friday, May 23, 2008, at the Cabell-Huntington Hospital, Huntington, W.Va. Born September 19, 1925, in Banner, he was the son of the late John and Rosie Jervis Hunt. He was a block maker for May Concrete for 47 years, and was a member of the Auxier Freewill Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Virginia Robinson Hunt. Survivors include his sons and daughters-in-law: Shigg Edward (Tracy) Hunt of Ivel; Lanny Hunt of Prestonsburg; and Michael David (Misty) Hunt of Auxier; his daughters and sons-in-law: Patricia (Michael) McCormick of Allen; Mary (Ricky) Conn of Hager Hill; Lillian Virginia Munyon of New Lexington, Ohio; Imogene (Kennith) Jarrell of Prestonsburg; a brother and two sisters: Arco Hunt of Prestonsburg, Angelina Hall of Banner; and Laura Lewis of Belleview, Ohio; 16 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a son and a daughter: Bobby Ray Rowe, and Wanda Rose Burkett; five brothers, and four sisters: Curtis Hunt, Zeffer Hunt, Ade Hunt, O.C. Hunt, Lucy Hunt, Jim Hunt, Alice Endicott, and infant twins. Funeral services were held Monday, May 26, at 1 p.m., at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Shane Powers and Bobby Jo Spencer officiating. Burial was in the Hunt & Crum Cemetery, in Banner.  Visitation was at the funeral home. (Published: Friday, May 30, 2008  FCT's)

HUNT, Thomas Jay born 03-15-1920 died 02-11-1990 son of John B. and Sarah Hunt husband of Anna Smith Hunt burial: Kidd cemetery on Boyd branch at Dana

HUNT, Timothy  Age, 34, of Centre, Alabama, formerly of Floyd County, died Saturday, January 7, 2001, at Gadsden, Alabama, following an automobile accident. Born on July 6, 1966, in Prestonsburg, he was the son of the late Lester Burgess Hunt and Donna Rita Branham Hunt. He was a mechanic. Survivors include one brother, Michael Hunt of Dry Ridge. Funeral services were conducted Thursday, January 11, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, with Nathan Lafferty officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel. (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Anna  Age, 74, of Betsy Layne, died Tuesday, October 31, 2000, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on August 21, 1926, in Martin, she was the daughter of the late B.J. and Minnie Marshall Hunter. She was disabled and was a member of the Prestonsburg Church of Christ. Survivors include one brother, Delmar Hunter of Harold; one sister, Vernia Miller of Betsy Layne. Funeral services will be conduced Thursday, November 2, at 1 p.m., at the Betsy Layne Church of Christ, with Evangelist Bennie Blankenship and Tommy Spears officiating. Burial will be in the Bush Cemetery, at Harold, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.  (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Amma Mae Blackburn   Age, 92, of Prestonsburg, died Wednesday, August 20, 2008, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born April 2, 1916, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Bertha Burchett Blackburn. She was a homemaker and a member of the Cow Creek Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Aster Hunter. Survivors include her sons: Tony Hunter of Ivel; and Aster Hunter Jr., of Prestonsburg; her daughters: Norma Hampton, Ollie Collins, Shirley Blair, Loretta Hunter, Esther Blair, and Brenda Auxier, all of Prestonsburg; a sister, Eunice Blankenship of Ohio; and eight grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sons: David Arnold Hunter and Marvin Thoms Hunter; her brothers: Otto Blackburn, Ollie Blackburn, and Wallace Blackburn; her sisters: Lora McIntosh and Lenor Sutter. Funeral services were held Saturday, August 23, at noon, at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Nathan Lafferty and John Kenneth Burchett officiating. Burial was in the Hunter Cemetery, Cow Creek, Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.Visitation was at the funeral home.  (Published: Monday, August 25, 2008 FCT'S)

HUNTER, Arnold , b. Sept 29, 1922, d. Aug 10, 1986

HUNTER, Aster    Age, 92, of Cow Creek, Prestonsburg, died Monday, January 17, 2005, at King's Daughters Medical Center, Ashland. Born November 22, 1912, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Lack and Ella Clark Hunter. He was a retired C&O Railroad, employee, and a member of the Cow Creek Freewill Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Amma Mae Blackburn Hunter. Other survivors include two sons: Tony Hunter of Ivel, and Aster Hunter Jr., of Prestonsburg; six daughters: Norma Hampton. Ollie Collins, Shirley Blair, Loretta Hunter, and Esther Blair, all of Prestonsburg, and Brenda Auxier of Paintsville; one brother: James Hunter of Prestonsburg; and eight grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons: David Arnold Hunter and Marvin Thomas Hunter; one brother, McKinley Hunter; and two sisters: Virgie Goble and Nannie McCoy. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, January 20, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Nathan Lafferty and John Kenneth Burchett officiating. Burial will be in the Hunter Cemetery, Cow Creek, Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Chester   Age, 85, of Nicholasville, a native of Martin, died Tuesday, August 26, 2008, at Central Baptist Hospital, in Lexington. Born February 9, 1923, in Martin, he was the son of the late Craig and Mary Jane Marshall Hunter. He was a disabled coal miner. He was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel Newsome Hunter. Survivors include his sons: Freddie Harold Hunter of Melvin; Chester Hunter of Pikeville; Freddie Hunter and Roger Hunter, both of Nicholasville; a daughter, Linda McCarty of Melvin; a brother, B.J. Hunter of Ashley, Ohio; his sisters: Sue Kidd of Grethel; and Virgie Hunter of Pensacola, Florida; 23 grandchildren, and 20 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his sons: Larry Hunter and Terry Hunter; a daughter, Deborah Damron; a brother, Marvin Hunter; and his sisters: Mertie Hunter, Pearl Carroll, Verlie Hunter, and Gervie Material. Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 30, at 11 a.m., at the Little Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church of the New Salem Association at McDowell, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Mayo Cemetery, in Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.  Visitation is at the church.  (Published: Friday, August 29, 2008 FCT'S)

HUNTER, Clifford  Age 75, of New London, died Monday morning, December 23, at his home after a lengthy illness. He was born November 20, 1927, in Trace Branch, Floyd County, Kentucky, the son of the late J. B. and Rebecca (Spurlock) Hunter. He grew up in the Trace area. As a young man he had worked in the local coal mines and was a mail carrier on horseback for the Blue Moon, Kentucky area. He and his new wife, moved to New London in 1948, where he worked for 27 years at the E. Bigelow Co. in New London as a fireman. He had also worked for 12 years at the Rockwell Corp. in Wellington until his retirement in 1988. He was a member of the Fitchville Church of Christ. He was a devoted father, grandfather and friend to many. He enjoyed traveling, bowling, fishing, and gardening. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Elouise (Hall) Hunter; a son and daughter-in-law, Cordell and Mary Hunter of New London; a daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Ron Hamilton of New London; three sisters, Ocie Hall of New London, Dorothy Carpenter of Grove City, Ohio, and Delphia Hall of Printer, Kentucky; six grandchildren and five step-grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by three sons, Glendale Hunter, Kevin Hunter and Ottis Hunter; a daughter, Alma Faye Hunter; five brothers, Columbus, Oliver, Arnold, Erman and Tennessee Hunter; and a grandson, Jason Hunter. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, December 27, at 1 p.m., at the New London Church of Christ, 130 Third St., with Pastor Charles Mead and Earl Parsons officiating. Burial will follow at the Fitchville Cemetery, under the direction of Eastman Funeral Home.  (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Ettie Hall Age 87, of Printer, d. June 8, 1999, at the HRMC, Prestonsburg. She was born December 25, 1911, in Honaker, d/o John Hall and Helen Johnson Hall. She was a member of the Little Dove Old Regular Baptist Church. w/o, Charlie B. Hunter. Survivors include three sons, Caner Hunter and Ernest Hunter, both of Printer; Ellis Hunter of Wellington, Ohio; two sisters, Laura Yates of California, Effie Pacific of Belfry,  Burial was in the John Hall Cemetery, Honaker

HUNTER, Eurman  Age, 67, of Martin, died Thursday, March 15, 2001, at the Morgan County Appalachian Regional Hospital, West Liberty. He was born April 6, 1933, in Floyd County, the son of the late Jay Hunter and Rebecca Tackett Hunter. He was a retired coal miner. Survivors include one son, Randy Hunter of Wellington, Ohio; one daughter, Lesa Hunter of New London, Ohio; one brother, Clifford Hunter of New London, Ohio; three sisters, Ocie Hall and Dorothy Hunter, both of New London, Ohio, Deltha Hall of Honaker, and six grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, March 18, at 1 p.m. at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel in Martin, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Hunter Cemetery at Honaker. Pallbearers were Dan Hunter, Jeremy Hunter, Shannon Hunter, Jerry Hunter, Herb Hunter, William Giard, John Paul Hunter, and Ron Hunter. (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Geneva Age 52, of Harold, d.  May 19, 1999, at HRMC, Prestonsburg. Born on August 6, 1946, in Floyd County, d/o Jeff and Phena Adkins Howell. w/o  Den Hunter; one son, Douglas Hunter of Galveston; two daughters, Sheila Deel of Grethel, Betsy Stanley of Boldman; three brothers, Levi Howell and Kermit Howell, both of Galveston, Willie Howell of Big Prairie, Ohio; four sisters, Holly B. Stierle of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Melissa Martin of Ashland, Flora McCune of Michigan and Phyllis Coleman of Morehead; Burial will be in the Howell Cemetery on Branhams Creek.

HUNTER, Hazel King  Age 83, of Aberdeen, North Carolina, formerly of Floyd County, the widow of Robert Hunter, passed away, on Tuesday, June 8, 2004, in Aberdeen. She was born April 18, 1921, in Jackson County, the daughter of the late Calven King and Fannie Holland. She was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist Church. She is survived by three sons: Ira Hunter of Lexington, Robert Hunter of Ft. Wayne, Indiana, and Roger Hunter of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin; three daughters: Jean Hinkle of Whispering Pines, North Carolina, Wilma Johnson of Warsaw, Indiana, and Chris Boris of Monroeville, Ohio; three sisters: Geneva Combs of Viper, Marcelline Freeman of Prestonsburg, and Jeanette Manns of Rock Hill, South Carolina, and 20 grandchildren. Funeral services for Mrs. Hunter will be conducted at 11 a.m., Friday, June 11, in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Ida H.  Age 84, of Garrett, passed away on Friday, July 11, 2003, in Our Lady of the Way Hospital in Martin, following an extended illness. She was born in Knott County on June 9, 1919, the daughter of the late Bance and Mary Hall. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Buster Hicks in 1962, her second husband, Willie Hunter, and a son, Richard Hunter. Survivors include three sons, Eddie Hicks of Taylor, Michigan, Billy Hicks of Detroit, Michigan, and Arnold Hicks of Taylor, Michigan; three daughters, Versie Duncan of Huntington, West Virginia, Mary Wright and Betty Hicks, both of Taylor, Michigan; two sisters, Susie Rutherford and Mae Moore, both of Garrett; 22 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, July 15, at 1 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel in Martin, with Denver Meade officiating. Entombment in the Family Mausoleum at the Hicks Cemetery at Garrett, was under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home. Pallbearers: Edward B. Hicks, Ricky A. Hicks, Charley Hicks, Dugie Wright, Billa Wright, Tony Vella, Frank Wright Jr. and Virgil Hicks.  (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Jo Ann Homes Age 69, of Las Vagas, Nevada, died March 9, 1999, in Palm Springs, California. She was a native of Bluefield, West Virginia, but spent most of her youth in Prestonsburg. Born June 20, 1929, d/o  Flo Francis Homes and Getie Fox Wyrick, . Her stepfather was Curt Homes,   w/o , Al Hunter of Las Vegas, Nevada; a sister, Elizabeth Homes Todd of Simpsonville, Kentucky: a brother Gordon Fox Homes of Louisville; four nieces, Roxanne Homes Chambefiin, Mia Todd Smith, Stacey Todd Lenz, and Kelly Todd Cohen; and one nephew.

HUNTER, John  Age, 85, of Shelbiana, died Thursday, March 29, 2001, at Pikeville Methodist Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on May 24, 1915, at Printer, he was the son of the late Benjamin Hunter and Maudie Hamilton Hunter. He was a retired coal miner, and a member of the U.M.W.A. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virgie Hall Hunter. Survivors include two sons, Varnie C. Hunter of Wellington, Ohio, John Paul Hunter of Shelbiana; four daughters, Ethel Harvey of Harold, Phyllis McKinney of Martin, Darlene Mitchell of Erial, New Jersey and Anna Laur Kidd of Kansas; one brother, Ora Hunter of Michigan; two sisters, Mae Morgan of Allen, Nancy Kidd of Honaker, 23 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and 14 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, March 31, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, at Martin, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in the Tackett Cemetery, at Honaker. (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Julia S.    Age 85, of Warsaw, Ind., formerly of Floyd County, KY., passed away Saturday, January 26 2002, at the Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw, Ind., after an extended illness. She was born December 27, 1916, in Floyd County, KY., a daughter of the late Alex and Emma (Johnson) Stephens. She was a member of the United Baptist Church. She was married to Joe Hunter who preceded her in death, having passed away in 1979. She is survived by two sons and four daughters, Mr. Gene Hunter and wife, Shirley, of Pikeville, KY., Mr. Ron Hunter and wife, Deb, of Warsaw, Ind., Mrs. Joann Walgamuth of Winona Lake, Ind., Mrs. Pat Glover of Warsaw, Ind.; Mrs. Tot and husband, (Jack) Byrd, of Galveston, Texas, Mrs. Brenda and her husband, Selvage, of Grove City, Oh.; three sisters, Mrs. Dora Bradley of Mich., Mrs. Bertha Ousley of KY., Mrs. Nola Mayo of Prestonsburg, KY.; 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 30, at 10 a.m., at the Burke Funeral Home Chapel at Prestonsburg, KY. Burial will be in the Stephens Family Cemetery at Prestonsburg, KY., under the direction of Burke Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HUNTER, McKinley , Age, 83, of Cow Creek, Prestonsburg, died Monday, February 21, 2000, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, following an extended illness. Born on January 10, 1917, in Woods, he was the son of the late Lack and Ella Clark Hunter. He was a retired factory worker, and member of the Trinity Freewill Baptist Church, in Ypsilanti, Michigan. He was preceded in death by his wife, Esta Blackburn Hunter. Survivors include two sons, Lackey C. Hunter and James L. Hunter, both of Ypsilanti, Michigan; two daughters, Barbara H. Abernathy of Ottawa Lakes, Michigan, Judy Marsillett of Madison, Indiana; two brothers, Astor Hunter and James W. Hunter, both of Cow Creek; 9 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren . Burial in the Blackburn Cemetery, at Endicott

HUNTER, Nannie  Age 93, of Martin, died Monday, September 13, 2004, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born August 20, 1911, in Dock, she was the daughter of the late Allan and Martha Derossett Ousley. She was a homemaker and a member of the Hollybush Old Regular Baptist Church, at Spurlock. She was the wife of the late Charles Henry Hunter. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Russell and Phyllis Hunter, of Martin; a sister, Lula B. Holbrooks, of Prestonsburg; two grandsons, Charles (Mary) Hunter, of Flat Gap, and Chris Hunter, of Clarksville, Indiana; and two great-granddaughters, Tiffany Hunter, of Lexington, and Haley Hunter, of Flat Gap. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Hobert Hunter; eight brothers; and five sisters. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, September 16, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Bill Tackett and Roger Hicks will officiate. Burial will follow in the Justice Family Cemetery, at Spurlock, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Regene Smallwood  Age, 68, of Topmost, died Saturday, February 17, 2001, at her residence, following an extended illness. Born on October 19, 1932, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Virgil and Mary Keens Smallwood. She was a member of the United Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Clovis Hunter. Other survivors include three sons, Daniel Hunter and Randall Hunter, both of Topmost, Ernie Hunter of Paintsville; five daughters, Iva Dale Osborne of Wayland, Kathy Hicks of Eastern, Polly Sexton, Teresa Osborne and Sharon Amburgey, all of Topmost; four sisters, Sadie K. Huff and Norma Jean Slone, both of Indiana, Nell Thornsberry of Morgan County, Cenellis Hampton of Hindman, 20 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, February 19, at 10 a.m., at the Millcreek United Baptist Church at Wayland, with Clester Hall, Tommy Collett and Earnest Keens officiating. Burial was in the Farris Moore Cemetery, at Topmost, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. (FCT'S)

HUNTER, Ronald Ray, b. 7-5-1945, s/o Della Osborne, d. Aug 27, 1988, Mich., h/o Carol Hunter, Army Veteran, bur: Mich.

HUNTER, Sadie Sturgill   Age 71, of Martin, passed away on Thursday, December 28, 2006, in the Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington. She was born February 24, 1935, in Martin, a daughter of the late Crawford and Nora Mae Risner Sturgill.  She was a retired clerk for the Methodist Mountain Mission, and a member of the Graceway United Methodist Church.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Everette Hunter.  In addition to her parents, and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Joy Ousley; and brothers: Bill Sturgill, Clephis Sturgill, Adam Sturgill; and a sister, Freda Lawson.  Survivors include, a son, Ron Hunter of Martin; three daughters: Darlene Hughes, Debbie Hunter, and Trudy Little, all of Martin; two brothers: Hasadore Sturgill of Titusville, Florida, and Joe Sturgill of Lima, Ohio; a sister, Dona Pannell of Louisa; six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.  Funeral services were held Sunday, December 31, at 2:00 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Roy Harlow and Joe Coleman officiating.  Burial was in the Justice Cemetery in Martin, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home.  Pallbearers: Larry Hodge, Dave Slone, Sam Hughes, Wesley Case, Chris Hunter, Carl Little, Terry Derossett, James Clay, Rick Ellis, Estill Reed, and Bill Hughes.   (FCT'S 01-03-2007)

 HURST, Gertrude Hughes  Age 80, of Spring Arbor, Mi., formerly of Drift, widow of Luther E. Hurst, passed away Sunday, August 20, 2006, at the Arbor Manor Care Center, Spring Arbor, Michigan. She was born April 7, 1926 in Prestonsburg, the daughter of the late Eugene Hughes and Lillie Rose Blair Hughes. She was a homemaker and a member of the Drift Pentecostal Church, in Drift. Survivors include a son, Dwayne (Rhonda) Hurst of Spring Arbor, Michigan; a daughter, Brenda (Tommy) Lawson of Drift; a son-in-law, Clark Stumbo of McDowell; a brother, Earl Hughes of East Point; 10 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, and a special nephew, Bobby Hurst of Goshen, Indiana. Preceding her in death were her husband, parents, a daughter, Carolyn Gail Stumbo, and two granddaughters, Thomasina Lawson and Michelle Stumbo. Funeral services for Gertrude Hughes Hurst will be conducted Saturday, August 26, 2006, at 11:00 a.m., at the Drift Pentecostal Church, in Drift, with Clergyman Ted Shannon officiating. Burial will follow in the Lucy Hall Cemetery, in McDowell, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the Church.  (FCT'S Aug 25, 2006)

HUTH, Audrey b. 09-13-1925 d. 07-12-1990 d/o Furman Walker(1975) & Daisy Walker(1-11-1990), w/o Paul H. Huth (d. 2-20-1988)

HURD, Alvin   Age 87, of Prestonsburg, passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2003, at the Highland Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, after an extended illness. He was born January 1, 1916, at Prestonsburg, a son of the late John and Anna Click Hurd. He was formerly a construction worker at Harris Brothers Construction Company at Prestonsburg. He was the husband of the late Viola Hurd who preceded him in death. Survivors include one son, John Troy Hurd of Prestonsburg; two daughters, Odelia (Mae) Baisden of Prestonsburg, and Jackie McCollough of Michigan; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 10, at 11 a.m., at the Burke Funeral Home, Prestonsburg, with Rev. Manford Fannin officiating. Burial will follow in the Canterberry/Hurd Cemetery, at Goble Branch Road, Prestonsburg. All arrangements are under the direction of Burke Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HURD, Barbara (Bobbie)   Age, 66, of Prestonsburg, died Wednesday, November 29, 2006, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born July 29, 1940, in Majestic, she was the daughter of the late Cecil and Erma Oney Chaffins. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Town Branch Church. Survivors include a son: James Flannery Jr., of Teaberry; two daughters: Cecilia Johnson of Melvin, and Cathy Hurd of Prestonsburg; six brothers: Richard C. Chaffins of Louisville, Jay B. Chaffins and Charles L. Chaffins, both of Dayton, Ohio, Albert R. Chaffins and Steve G. Chaffins, both of Prestonsburg, and Wallace C. Chaffins of Irvin; three sisters: Serena Streetman and Charolette Kidwell, both of Lexington, and Hazel Martin of Mansfield, Ohio; six grandchildren: Amber, Eleshia, Sandra Kay, Billy, Kelly, and J.R.; and a great-grandchild, Allison. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers: Milton Dee Chaffins, Earnest Ray Chaffins, Buster F. Chaffins, and Earnest Dale Chaffins. Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 2, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Martin Cemetery, in Wayland, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.  Visitation, at the funeral home. (FCT'S 12-01-2006)

HURD, Connie Ray   Connie Ray Hurd, age 52, of Prestonsburg, passed away, Wednesday, February 25, 2004, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, at Prestonsburg, following an extended illness. He was born May 24, 1950, at McCombs, the son of the late Edgar and Josephine (Clark) Hurd. He was the husband of Linda (Hughes) Hurd, who survives. He was a sign builder, for commercial business. In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons: Michael Hurd and Jason Hurd, both of Prestonsburg; and one daughter, Connie Thompson, of Prestonsburg; three brothers: Lonnie Hurd and Arthur Hurd, both of Prestonsburg; and Robert Hurd of Maytown; three grandchildren: John Thompson, Brandon Thompson and Amanda Lee Ann Thompson, all of Prestonsburg; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held Saturday, February 28, at 11 a.m., at the Burke Funeral Home Chapel, at Prestonsburg, with Brother Mark Tackett officiating. Burial was in the Clark Family Cemetery, at Johns Creek, under the direction of Burke Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

HURD, Graham Dalton Sr., Age, 73, of Dana, died Thursday, June 15, 2000, at his residence. Born on March 19, 1927, in Banner, he was the son of the late Milan Hurd and Willie Rice Hurd. He was a self-employed painter, a U.S. Army veteran, and a member of the Harold Church of Christ. Survivors include one son, Graham Dalton Hurd Jr. of Brooksville, Florida; six daughters, Priscilla Hurd Tafolla of Dana, Belinda Ellen Hurd Knuckles of Corbin, Marcalla Hurd Hayes of Betsy Layne, Thelma Annette Hurd Kelly of Auberry, California, Alice Paulette Hurd Goble of Kevey; one brother, Jackie Gene Hurd of Vanceburg; two sisters, Marvis Duncan of Vanceburg, Mary Alice Blair of Dana; 16 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.  Burial was in the Robinson Cemetery, Rice Branch, Banner Serving as pallbearers were Matthew Hays, Kevin Hays, Jeff Wallen, Rick Wallen, M.C. Robinson, Justin Goble and Lynn Cline.

Hurd, Josephine , Age, 79, of Prestonsburg, died Monday, January 25, 1999, at Mountain Manor Nursing Home, Prestonsburg, following an extended illness. Born February 8, 1919, in Pike County, she was the daughter of the late Stone Wall and Fannie Stanley Clark. She attended Highland Avenue Freewill Baptist Church in Prestonsburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Hurd. Survivors include five sons, Lewis Edward Clark of McCombs, Connie Kay Hurd, Lonnie Day Hurd, Arthur Woodrow Hurd, Robert Donald Hurd, all of Sugar Loaf; four brothers, Stone Wall Clark Jr., Charles Clark, John Audrey Clark, James Clark all of McCombs; three sisters, Lizzie Viney of Pikeville, Cora Scalf of McCombs, Faranda Robinson of Pike County, and nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted January 27, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home of Martin, with Rev. Clifford Austin officiating. Burial will be in the Clark Cemetery on Johns Creek, Pike County.

HURD, Marcus Crittendon  Obit  Submitted by        From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HURD, Marion Jr.  Age, 65, of Flat Lick, died Thursday, February 15, 2001, in the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. Born on February 3, 1936, in Knox County, he was the son of the late Marion Hurd Sr., and Bertie Warren Hurd. He was a retired carpenter and was a member of the Victory Baptist Church in Bell County. He was also a Kentucky Colonel. He is survived by his wife, Betty Scott Hurd. Other survivors include two sons, Jackie Hurd of Michigan, James McCoy of Richmond; five daughters, Rhonda Hurd Tackett, and Janice Hurd, both of Betsy Layne, Kathy Hurd Williams, of Ivel, Kathy Simmons of Sophia, North Carolina, Teresa Swaney of Ashboro, North Carolina; two sisters, Louise Sowders of Flat Lick and Deanna Messer of Corbin; one brother, Denver Hurd of Richmond; nine grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted at the Victory Baptist Church, Monday, February 19, at 11 a.m., with Rev. James Pauley, Rev. Larry Sowders and Rev. Larry Sowders Jr. officiating. Graveside services were in the Stratton Cemetery in Stanville, Monday, February 19, at 4 p.m., with Rev. Arnold Turner Jr. officiating. Pallbearers were Jamie Sowders, Scott Williams, Richard Tackett, Aaron Williams, Jason Hall, James McCoy, Ford Brook and Eugene Asher. Honorary pallbearers were Ralph Hinkle, Rev. Denvil Taylor, Bill McCowan, B.J. Lundy, S.B. Gambrel, Bill Scott, David Asher, Jesse Simpson, Gary Mills and Derrick Poff. (FCT'S)

HURD, Phyllis Jean Woods   Age 70 of Ivel, Ky. passed away on Monday, June 26, 2006 at the Pikeville Medical Ceneter. She was born on June 24, 1936 at Allen, Ky. the daughter of the late Lee and Florence Salyers Woods. She was a homemaker and a member of the Ladies Auxillary of the Disabled American Veterans unit # 169 at Betsy Layne and a member of the Victory Baptist Church of Pikeville, Ky.  She is survived by the husband, Shular Jackson Hurd. One son, Shular Jackson Hurd, Jr. Two daughters, Cathy Griffith of Ivel, Ky. and Debra Jean Hurd of Prestonsburg, Ky. Four brothers, Glenn Woods of Allen, Ky., Clyde Woods of Allen, Ky., Tommy Woods of Memphis, Tenn. and larry Woods of Prestonsburg, Ky. Two sisters, Sharon Woods of Allen, Ky. and Lavaughna of North Manchester, Indiana. and 4 Grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Bobby Lee Woods and Ernest Woods. three sisters, Alice Osborne, Aretta Woods and Loretta Woods.  Funeral Services: Thursday, June 29, 2006 at 1:00 P.M. in the Hall FUneral Home Chapel with Edgar McKinney officiating. Burial in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, Ky. Under the professional Care of Hall Funeral Home of Martin, Ky.  HFH

HURD, Russell D.   Age, 69, of 600 N. Colfax St., Warsaw, Indiana, a native of Floyd County, died Tuesday, April 17, 2007, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Born November 25, 1937, in Floyd County, he was the son of Edjar and Fannie (England) Hurd. He was a lifetime residence of Kosciusko County. He was a machinist for Gatke Corp. Survivors include a son, Jeffery D. Hurd of Modesto, California; a daughter, Quetta S. Beck of Tallmadge, Ohio; 13 brothers and sisters; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter; three brothers; and two sisters. Funeral services will be held Friday, April 20, at 11 a.m., at the McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, Indiana. Burial will be in the Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw, Indiana. Calling hours are one hour prior to the service, at the funeral chapel on Friday, April 20. To sign the guestbook or send condolences electronically, go to mchattonsadlerfuneralchapels.com   (FCT'S  04-20-2007)

HURD, Viola Marie (Whitt)   Age 76, of Prestonsburg, KY., passed away Sunday, November 25, 2001, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, KY., following an illness of seven months. She was born November 25, 1924, at Garrett, KY., a daughter of the late Troy Whitt and Goldie (Hampton) Whitt Wallen. She was married to Alvin Hurd who survives her, and resides at Goble-Roberts, Prestonsburg, KY. Other survivors include one son and two daughters, Mr. John Troy Hurd of Prestonsburg, KY., Mrs. Jackie McCollough of Ann Arbor, Mi., Mrs. Mae Baisden of Prestonsburg, KY.; one brother, Mr. Burl Whitt of Prestonsburg, KY.; four sisters, Mrs. May Moore of Ohio, Mrs. Betty Hatfield, Mrs. Rebecca Jarrell, and Mrs. Stella Hall, all of Prestonsburg, KY.; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her stepmother, Kate Whitt. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, November 27, at 1 p.m., from the Burke Funeral Home Chapel, at Prestonsburg, KY.,with Rev. Manford Fannin officiating. Burial was in the Family cemetery at Goble Hollow, at Prestonsburg, KY., under the direction of Burke Funeral Home, Prestonsburg, KY. Visitation was held at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HURD, Woodrow  Wilson  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

HURT, Dolph Gordon Dolph Gordon Hurt, of Hager, Hill, KY., formerly of LaMarque, Texas, died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at Summit Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Gordon was born September 23, 1938, in Daingerfield, Texas, the son of D.F. and Annie Mae Hurt. They later moved to LaMarque, where Gordon graduated from LaMarque High School in 1957. He was employed by Encompass of Dayton, Ohio, at the time of his death. Gordon was preceded in death by his parents, D.F. and Annie Mae Hurt, and is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Herman Hamilton, son John David Hurt, and five grandsons, Jeffrey Hamilton, Hank Hamilton, Blake Hurt, Chase Hurt, and Trey Hurt, all of Ballinger, Texas. Gordon will be fondly remembered by his family, co-workers, and many friends. His family extends special thanks to Peggy Wotherspoon, Doug Wilson, Dennis Quebe, and Buck Ross, for their support during this very difficult time. Visitation for family and friends will be at 2 p.m., on Thursday, June 27, in the chapel at Forest Park East Funeral Home in Webster, Texas. Funeral services will follow in the chapel at 3 p.m. Honorary pallbearers will be Gordon’s five grandsons.  (FCT'S)

HURT, Hobert   Age 79, of Martin, passed away, Friday, April 9, 2004, at his residence. He was born August 28, 1924, in Perry County, the son of the late Edward Hurt and Rachel Richie Hurt. He was a retired coal miner, a member of the Drift Pentecostal Church, a WW II Army veteran, and a member of the UMWA, and a lifetime member of the DAV Chapter 128, at Garrett. He was twice married, first to Georgia Mae Collins Hurt, and later to Maggie Boyd Hurt. Both preceded him in death. Survivors include one son, Donald Edward Hurt of Paintsville; three daughters: Freda Ousley of Bellevue, Ohio, and Theda Bailey and Wanda Vanderpool, both of Willard, Ohio; one brother, Donald Ray Hurt of Tiffin, Ohio; one sister, Grace Ella Miller of Slemp, 10 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, and his wives, he was preceded in death by two sons, Hobert Hurt and Jerry Wayne Hurt. Funeral services for Hobert Hurt were conducted Monday, April 12, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, at Martin, with Clergymen Ted Shannon and Ronnie Spriggs officiating. Burial was in the Riverside Cemetery, at Hazard, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin. Visitation was at the funeral home. Pallbearers: Darren Bailey, Tom Vanderpool, Chris Hurt, Jason Hurt, and Kevin Wheeler.  (FCT'S)

HURT, Millie  69 b-Apr.28 1929-Perry Co.KY.  d-Nov.19 1998-Litt Carr  d/o  Calvin & Ada Martin Nickles w/o-John Hurt (deceased)  Bur: Martin-Nickles Cem. Litt Carr.  Sons: Jerry Slone & Terry L. Slone  Daus: Maxine S. Sparks & Ruth Denise S. Wicker

HURT, Nahdeen Scott   Age 75, of Pikeville, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2008 at 4:35pm at her home. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Pikeville on Chloe Road. She was born at Brushy Creek, Kentucky on March 11, 1932. Nahdeen was the daughter of Harmon Scott and Bertha Webb Scott. She was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by five children: Linda Brown and her husband, Ronald J. of Tequesta, Florida, Corbett E. Hurt, Jr. and his wife, Ethel of Birmingham, Alabama, Janice Hurt of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, Thomas Hurt and Susan Stauder of Tequesta, Florida, John Hurt and his wife, Tammy of Harold, Kentucky. She is also survived by her brother, Harmon Scott of Drummonds, Tennessee. Nahdeen is also survived by twelve grandchildren, Ryan, Scott, Casey, Nikkie, Leslie, Corbett, Tiffany, Natalie, Whitney, Jessica, Jonathan and Jackie. She is also survived by twelve great-grandchildren, Griffin, Cody, Zohn, Kelsey, Jackson, Cassidy, Cooper, Zane, Love, Abbey, MacKenzie and Emma. Nahdeen will be greatly missed by her family, loved ones and many friends. In lieu of flowers contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 2884, 574 So. Mayo Trail, Pikeville, Ky. 41502 (JWCAL)

HURT, Virgie  Age 77, of Weeksbury, died Saturday, September 11, 2004, at McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born June 21, 1927, in Pike County, she was the daughter of the late Allard and Pricie Tackett Johnson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Free Pentecostal Church of God, in Weeksbury. She was the wife of the late Richard Hurt. She is survived by three sons, Terry (Jan) Hurt, and Jerry (Sue) Hurt, both of Weeksbury, and Douglas (Connie) Hurt, of Eastern; three daughters, Norma Jean Hamilton and Ladene (Darrell) Little, both of Weeksbury, and Deborah (Jeff) Short, of Topmost; a brother, Carl Johnson, of Weeksbury; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, September 14, at the Free Pentecostal Church of God, at Weeksbury. John Patton and Roy Cosby officiated. Burial was in the Weeksbury Community Cemetery, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation was at the church.  (FCT'S)

HURT,  William C. "Bill"     Age 86 of Pikeville, passed away Monday, January 14, 2008 at the Pikeville Medical Center. He was self-employed with C & W Coal. He was a member of the First Baptist Church. He was a veteran of World War II serving as a Pilot in the United States Navy. He was born in Boyd County, Kentucky on October 17, 1921 the son of the late Fred Price Hurt and Mary Alice Coldiron Hurt. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, James P. "Jim" Hurt and two brothers, Bobby Gene Hurt and Corbett Edwin Hurt. He is survived by his wife, Gladys Burke Hurt and two sons, William C. "Bill" Hurt II and his wife, Sophia of Lexington, Ky. and Rocky Lee Hurt and his wife, Myra Jo of Lexington and his daughter-in-law, Billie Jean Hurt of Lexington, Ky. Five sisters, Wilma Moore of Winchester, Ky., Eula Hemlepp of Boca Raton, Fla., Nancy Norton of Lakeland, Fla., Maxine Moret of Jackson, MI and Mary Alice Clark of Hattiesburg, MS. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Jason Stuart Hurt, William Shannon Hurt, Jana Hurt and Nikki Hurt and two great-grandchildren, Judith Corrine Hurt and Lauren Elizabeth Hurt. In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to the First Baptist Church Building Fund, 126 4th Street, Pikeville, Ky. 41501 (JWCAL)

HUTCHISON, Bill H.  Age, 61, of Prestonsburg, KY., passed away Thursday, March 28, 2002, at his residence, after an illness of four years. He was born April 30, 1940, in Olive Hill, KY., a son of James Anderson and Madge (Kitchen) Hutchison, who survive, and reside at Fallsburg, KY. He was married to Ruby (Johnson) Hutchison who survives. He was a member of Imanuel Baptist Church, a member of Thomas C. Cecil Masonic Lodge at Pikeville, KY., and a construction worker in reclamation. Other survivors include one son, Chris Hutchison of Atlanta, Georgia; one daughter, Sherrie Stevens of Pikeville, KY.; three step-sons and one step-daughter, Tim Collins of Paintsville, KY., Mark Collins, and Scott Collins both of Prestonsburg, KY.; and Tammy Blackburn of Prestonsburg, KY.; one brother, James Dale Hutchison of Paris, KY.; one sister, Bonnie S. Harden of Milford, Ohio; one grandchild; and 12 step-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 30, at 1 p.m., from the Burke Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg, KY., with Rev. Jimmy Brown officiating. Burial will follow in the Mayo Cemetery at Prestonsburg, KY. All arrangements are under the direction of Burke Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

HUTCHINSON, Eugene Rodney  Obit  (HFH Photo)

HUTCHINSON, Garland Veer  Age, 87, of Louisville, died at the Caritas Hospital in Louisville. He was a native of Floyd County. He is survived by his wife, Eula Setser Hutchinson. Other survivors include two brothers, Rodney Hutchinson and Jack Hutchinson; one sister, Vivian Tackett. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, March 28, at noon, at the Evergree Funeral Home Chapel, Louisville. Burial was in the Evergreen Mausoleum. (FCT'S)

HUTCHINSON, Jack Talmadge   Age 78, of Lancaster, formerly of Martin, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2007, in the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville, following an extended illness. He was born in Shelbiana, on September 28, 1928, the son of the late David Montgomery Hutchinson and Loretta Justice Hutchinson. He was a retired educator, having taught in the Floyd County School system and Eastern Kentucky University. He was a Kentucky Colonel, a member of the Kentucky Retired Teachers Association, Madison County Retired Teachers Association, a past master of Masonic Lodge No. 25, F.&A.M. at Richmond, and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints of Martin, Richmond, Scottsdale, Arizona, and Danville. Survivors include, his wife, Betty Sue Webb Hutchinson; a daughter, Mary Anne (Larry) Williams of Woodbury, Minnesota; a sister, Vivian Tackett of Martin; grandchildren: Jaclyn S. Byrd and Laura A. Williams; great-grandchildren: Trey Allen Baldwin, Bailee Suezanne Baldwin, and Hunter Jackson Byrd  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers: Garland, Donald, and Rodney Hutchinson. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 25, at 11 a.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel in Martin, with elders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints officiating. Burial will follow in the Danville Memorial Gardens, in Danville. Masonic services were conducted on Tuesday evening, at 7:00 p.m., at the funeral home, and graveside services will be held at 4:00 p.m., Wednesday evening, at Danville Memorial Gardens.  (FCT'S  04-25-2007)

HUTCHINSON, Jean Hayes Age 69, of Martin, died Sunday, October 3, 1999, at McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on April 10, 1930, in Bypro, she was the daughter of the late Hargis and Maxie Salisbury Hayes. She was a retired nurses aid, and a member of the First Baptist Church of McDowell. w/o Donald M. Hutchinson. Survivors include two daughters, Karen Lynn Turner of Minnie, Donnia Wright of Ekron; one brother, Jimmy Hayes of Hunter; three sisters, Josephine Akers of Martin, Joyce Ramey of Prestonsburg, Judith Horsley of Nicholsville; Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.

HUTCHINSON, Kenneth Edward  Age 86, of Wayland, husband of June Ann Hutchinson, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2003, at the Kindred Hospital, Louisville. He was born April 1, 1917, in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Edward Malin Hutchinson and Bertha Fritz Hutchinson. He was a retired Air Force senior master sargent. He served in World War II and in the Korean Conflict. He received the following awards and decorations during his military service: WW II Victory Medal, Air Medal, AF Commendation Medal, AF Longevity Service Award ribbon with one silver oak leaf cluster, AF Outstanding Unit Award, Presidential Unit Citation, Good Conduct Medal, (Air Force and Army) with one Silver Loop, American Defense Service Medal, American Campaign Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal with silver service star, Army of Occupation Medal with Germany, National Defense Service Medal with one bronze service star, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, Republic Korean Presidential Unit Citation, and the Small Arms Expert Marksmanship ribbon. Survivors, in addition to his wife include; four sons, Donee White and his wife, Patama of Wayland, Dennis Lee White and his wife, Lori of Kissimmee, Florida, Michael T. White, and David White, both of Wayland, and one brother, Donald Hutchinson of Muncie Pennsylvaia; two step-grandchildren, Katrina and Jason White of Michigan. Visitation for Kenneth Edward Hutchinson were from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, and from 2 p.m., to 4 p.m., Sunday, at Hall Funeral Home, with burial and final services at the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia.  (FCT'S)
 

HYDEN, Alex age 80, of Auxier, formerly of West Prestonsburg, died Dec 1, at HRMC, Prestonsburg. Born May 16m 1918, in West Prestonsburg, s/o the late John B. And Jenny Hyden. Survivors include six sons, John B. Oscar Lee, Bill, Keith, James and Jack D. Hyden; three dau. Bonnie Clymer, Ella Jarvis, Jenny Kynn Romain; one sister Sara Stapleton. Burial was in the Miller Cemetery on Spurlock. 

HYDEN, Doris Anne Clark   Age, 76, of Prestonsburg, widow of Jesse Lee “Jack” Hyden, passed away Wednesday, November 29, 2006, at the Central Baptist Hospital, in Lexington. She was born October 4, 1930, in Prestonsburg, the daughter of the late Curtis Clark and Judy Salisbury Clark. She was a retired elementary school teacher, a member of the First Baptist Church (Irene Cole Memorial), and a member of the retired teachers association. Survivors include a son, Jack Clark (Rebecca) Hyden of Prestonsburg; a daughter, Judy Anne (Wayne) Combs of Prestonsburg; and six grandchildren: Warren D. Combs, Natalie Combs, Nikki Hyden, Jonathan Hyden, Heather Minix, and Austin Minix. Funeral services for Doris Anne Clark Hyden will be conducted Saturday, December 2, at 1:00 p.m., at the First Baptist Church (Irene Cole Memorial), Prestonsburg, with Clergyman Jerry Workman officiating. Burial will follow in the Hyden Cemetery, in Prestonsburg, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is from 5-9 p.m., Friday at Hall Funeral Home, and after noon on Saturday, at the Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Baptist Church (Irene Cole Memorial), Box 756, in Prestonsburg, or charity of choice. (FCT'S 12-01-2006)

HYDEN, Joe Wheeler  Obit  Submitted by         From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HYDEN, John  Obit  Submitted by         From the scrapbook of Cora Coburn Meadows (FCT'S)

HYDEN, Rosie B.    Age, 69, of 115 West Broadway St., Burket, Indiana, went to be with the Lord at 1:10 a.m., Tuesday, July 31, 2007, at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Born May 2, 1938, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Wilburn Conn and Tennessee Hamilton. She was a homemaker.  On July 17, 1959, she married Glen “Mutt” A. Hyden, at Lancer. He survives. In addition to her husband, survivors include a daughter, Sheila Humble of Burket, Indiana; a grandson, Jeff and wife, (Molly) Humble of Burket, Indiana; six sisters: Lexie Stephens of Pierceton, Indiana, and Loretta Risner, Eunice Sammons, Joanna Lafferty, Marcelene and husband, (Carl) Hyden, and Linda and husband, (Sherman) Martin, all of Kentucky; three brothers: Curtis Conn, David and wife, (Patricia) Conn, Troy and wife, (Joan) Conn all of Kentucky. Also greatly loved by several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two infant sisters.  Funeral services will be held Friday, August 3, at 10:30 a.m., at King Memorial Home, 101 North Tucker Street, Mentone, Indiana, with Pastor Carl Hughes officiating. Burial will be in the Hill-crest Cemetery, Pierceton, Indiana, under the direction of King Memorial Home, Mentone, Indiana. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m., Thursday, August 2, at King Memorial Home, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., conducted by Pastor Wayne Whitaker.

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