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NAIRN, Nellie Marie Millward , Age 84, of Prestonsburg, d. October 7, 1997, at HRMC, Prestonsburg, Born May 12, 1913 at Nanty Glo, Pennsylvania, d/o Arthur and Ellen Carney Burke Millward. She was a member of St. Martha Catholic Church in Prestonsburg. w/o Martin W. Nairn, (d. April 24, 1977). children: Monnette Sturgill  Edward "Ted" Nairn , Martin Arthur Nairn  and Thomas Millward Nairn; two sisters, Elaine Wurm ,  and Thelma Dodson  two brothers, Richard Millward  and Edward "Ned" Millward  Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel , Age 84, of Prestonsburg, d. October 7, 1997, at HRMC, Prestonsburg, Born May 12, 1913 at Nanty Glo, Pennsylvania, d/o Arthur and Ellen Carney Burke Millward. She was a member of St. Martha Catholic Church in Prestonsburg. w/o Martin W. Nairn, (d. April 24, 1977). children: Monnette Sturgill  Edward "Ted" Nairn , Martin Arthur Nairn  and Thomas Millward Nairn; two sisters, Elaine Wurm ,  and Thelma Dodson  two brothers, Richard Millward  and Edward "Ned" Millward  Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel

NEACE, GREGORY SCOTT  AGE: 19 OF: SASSAFRAS, KENTUCKY   DATE OF BIRTH: SEPTEMBER 5, 1988 PLACE: HAZARD, KENTUCKY   DATE OF DEATH: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18, 2008    WHERE: LITT CARR, KENTUCKY   FACTS OF IMPORTANCE: 2007 GRADUATE OF HAZARD HIGH SCHOOL & A STUDENT AT HAZARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE    PARENTS: SON OF LEON & DORIS SLONE NEACE BREWER & JAMES NEACE, JR.   OTHER SURVIVORS: ONE BROTHER: STEVEN AARON NEACE OF SASSAFRAS, KENTUCKY; MATERNAL GRANDMOTHER:CLARA THORNSBERRY SLONE; A HOST OF AUNTS, UNCLES, FAMILY & FRIENDS   DECEASED RELATIVES: MATERNAL GRANDFATHER: RALPH SLONE;   PATERNAL GRANDPARENTS: JAMES NEACE, SR. & OPAL DAVIDSON NEACE   TIME AND PLACE OF FUNERAL: SUNDAY, JUNE 22, 2008 AT 12 NOON AT NELSON FRAZIER FUNERAL HOME, HINDMAN, KENTUCKY   OFFICIATING: OLD REGULAR BAPTIST MINISTERS   VISITATION: FRIDAY, JUNE 20, 2008 AT 6 P.M. AT THE FUNERAL HOME WITH ADDITIONAL SERVICES EACH NIGHT AT 7 P.M.   BURIAL: GREEN SLONE CEMETERY, HOLLYBUSH, KENTUCKY  FUNERAL HOME IN CHARGE: NELSON FRAZIER FUNERAL HOME   HINDMAN, KENTUCKY    (NFF)

NANCE, Nellie M.Age 91, of Norwalk, Ohio, died  Sept. 24 , 1990, at Fisher-Titus Medical Center, Norwalk, Born in Hanging Rock, Ohio, she lived in Norwalk since 1974 coming from Estill. She was a member of the Cline Street Freewill Baptist Church of Norwalk w/o (1), Grover Addis, (d.1946), (2)Arthur Nance (d.1970).. Survivors include one sons, James Addis of McDowell; two daughters, Helen Prater of Norwalk and Maxine Eden of Columbus, Ohio  burial in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Norwalk., Ohio

NAPIER, Henry Durham  III, 35, of Martin, died Monday, July 19, 1999, at Martin, following an accident. Born off August 2, 1963, in Martin, s/o  Henry D. Napier II, of Pineville, and Judith Martin LeMaster, of Springfield, Ohio. He was an employee of G&G Concrete Co., in Martin. h/o, Mona Crum Napier; one son, Henry Brennan Napier of Martin; one daughter, Brittany Leann Napier of Martin; maternal grandmother, Maureen Ratliff Martin, of Martin; paternal grandmother, Elizabeth Slusher Napier of Pikeville; and one sister, Susan LeMaster, of Springfield, Ohio. Burial will be in the Crum Cemetery at Martin. 

NAPIER, Viola  77 b-Apr.10 1921-Hueysville,Ky.  d-Oct.26 1998-Floyd Co. Ky.  d/o  Bud Handshoe & Rhoda Fitch Handshoe w/o-Ed Napier  Bur: Davidson Mem Gardens. Ivel, Floyd Co. Ky.

NASON, Barbara Ann "Big Barb" Johns Age 60, of Tucson, Arizona, died March 16, 1999, Born March 26, 1938, in Eastern Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Russell and Mae Newberry Johns. She moved to Tucson, Arizona, in 1961..Survivors include her husband, Wally Nason Sr.; stepmother, Edith Johns of Charleston, Indiana; three sons, J. Scott Johns, Wally Nason II anff Shawn Nason; four stepdaughters, Carole Thomas, Gloria Price, Shirley Canterbury and Barbara Khosravy; . A memorial service was held in Tucson on March 22.

NAYLOR, Georgia “Pat”   Age 71, of Harold, died Friday, October 13 2006 at her residence. She was born December 22, 1934 in Harold, a daughter of Eva Robinette Layne, of Harold, and the late Porter A. Layne. Pat was a retired employee of Kinzer Drilling and a member of the Old Regular Baptist Church. In addition to her mother she is survived by one brother, Porter P. Layne, Pottstown. Pa., and two sisters, Marietta Elliott, Dayton, Oh.. and Katherine Clark, Pikeville. She was preceded in death by her father, one son Hugh Ervin Naylor and one sister, Judy Brooks Funeral services for Georgia “Pat” Naylor will be conducted Monday, October 16 at 11 a.m. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Regular Baptist Ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel. Hall Funeral Home, Martin, is caring for those arrangements. Pallbearers: Russell Clark, Terry Kinzer, Jerry Kinzer, Shannon Robinette, Greg Ratliff and Danny Allen. Honorary: Gus Elliott and J. W. Kinzer.  (FCT'S 10-18-2006)

NECESSARY, Patricia Snively , 49, of Allen died June 24, 1986 at Prestonsburg. She was born April 17, 1937 in Lawrenceville, Illinois to Harold B. Snively of Illinois and Myrtle B. Frazier Snively of Prestonsburg. Burial at Highlands Memorial Park at Paintsville.

NEELEY, Chester  Age 80, of Hueysville, died Saturday, September 25, 1999, at his  residence. He was born July 6, 1919, in Prestonsburg, the son of the late Henderson Neeley and Ollie Hale Neeley Handy. He was a retired carpenter and a member of Salt Lick Community Church, Hueysville. He is survived by his wife, Dottie Ratliff Neeley. Other survivors include three sons, Ronnie, Cisco and Russell Neeley, all of Hueysville; five daughters, Beatrice Adams of Willard, Ohio, Barbara Compton of Gunlock, Helen Bouentello of Benboit; Texas, Vickie Singleton of Hindman, Sherry Shepherd of Martin; 21 Burial was in the Neeley Family Cemetery at Hueysville

NEELEY, Lewis  Age, 72, of Roundhead, Ohio, died Thursday, March 29, 2001, at the Select Specialty Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Born on March 14, 1929, in Floyd County, he was a son of the late Stonewall J. and Anna Stratton Neeley. He was a retired guard attendant at the Lima State Hospital. He was a member of the Doyle Miller AMVETS Post 39 of Lakeview, Ohio; a member and past master of Wayne Lodge No. 569, F&AM; a member of the Scottish Rite, Valley of Toledo, a member of the Aladdin Temple of Columbus, Ohio; member of the Hardin County Shrine Club of Kenton, Ohio, a member of the Order of Eastern Star, Chapter 273 of Waynesfield, Ohio, where he was Worthy Patron for several years. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge No. 3615, Indian Lake, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his wife, Thelma M. Sparks. Survivors include two sons, Steven Neeley of Roundhead, Ohio, Mark Neeley of Lakeview, Ohio; one brother, Lawrence Neeley of Alger, Ohio; one sister, Mary Douglas Gossard of Roundhead, Ohio; five grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. A Masonic memorial service was conducted, Sunday, April 1, 7:30 p.m., at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Alger, Ohio. Public graveside services were Monday, April 2, at 1 p.m., at Roundhead Cemetery, Roundhead, Ohio, with Rev. Fred Richards officiating. Burial was in the Roundhead Cemetery, under the direction of Hanson-Neely Funeral Home. (FCT's)

NEELEY, Mada Williams  Age, 93, of Prestonsburg, died Friday, March 17, 2006, at her residence. Born April 17, 1912, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Merdie B. and Dora Adams Williams. She was a homemaker and a member of the United Baptist Church, in West Prestonsburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny Neeley. Survivors include six sons: John Aaron Neeley (Brenda) of Hawaii, Donald Neeley (Avonelle), Gordon Neeley and Robert M. Neeley, all of Abbott, Fred Neeley (Linda) of Pikeville and Cecil Neeley (Pam) of Harold; three daughters: Dixie N. Calhoun (Clifford) of Bull Creek, Mary A. Elkins and Jacquelyn N. Childers (Glenn), both of Abbott; a brother, Oscar Williams of Lima, Ohio; two sisters: Opal Webb and Ruth Wright, both of Lima, Ohio; 26 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Herald Dean Neeley; a daughter, Coyton Neeley; and two sisters: Maggie Prater and Marie Howell. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, March 19, at noon, at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with United Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Johnny Neeley Cemetery, (Left Fork of Abbott), in Prestonsburg. Visitation is at the funeral home where services were held nightly.  (FCT'S)

NEELEY, Mae  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

NEELEY, Marigold   Age, 82, of Prestonsburg, died Monday, May 28, 2007, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born June 14, 1924, in Magoffin County, she was the daughter of the late Pearl and Myrtle Howard Salisbury. She was a homemaker.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Coy Neeley. Survivors include two sons: Coy Neeley Jr., of Garrett, Indiana, and Edgar Warrix of Auburn, Indiana; two daughters: Mary Bailey of Hueysville, and Ruey Carroll of Corunna, Indiana; a brother, Joe Salisbury of Gunlock; a sister, Jacqueline Shepherd of Silver Lake, Indiana; 11 grandchildren, and 23 great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara Faye Neeley; four sisters: Adeline Warrix, Maxine Warrix, Shelby Warrix, and Alma Shepherd.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Thursday, May 31, at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Bethel Bolen officiating.  Burial was in the Warrix Cemetery, in Hueysville, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home.  www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com (FCT'S May 2007)

NEELEY, Ronald Harold Age 34, of Prestonsburg, died September 17, 1997,  in Lexington. He was born February 6, 1961, in Hampden, Virginia, s/o  Lonnie C. and Lois Thompson Neeley of Prestonsburg.  In addition to his parents, he is survived by one sister, Linda Sue Strickland of Milan, New Mexico; one brother, Lonnie D. Neeley of Zolfo Springs, Florida; and his maternal grandmother, Margie Thompson of Lima, Ohio. Burial will be made in the Richmond Cemetery

NELSON, Belva  Age 92, of Blue River, b. 3-29-1906 Floyd Co., d. 11-11-1998 at Riverside Nursing Home of Prestonsburg. d/o  the late Talt and Nan Dingus Webb. w/o the late Crow Nelson. Survivors include one son, Crow Nelson, Jr.; five dau, Josephine Moore, Betty Ort, Stella Sheets, Doris Shepherd and Ethel Hill; two sister, Estel Brown and Mae Slone; Burial was in the Slone Cemetery at Buckeye.

NELSON, Dora Belle Webb  Age, 68, of East Point, died Saturday, January 18, 2003, at Highlands Regional Health Center. Born August 13, 1934, at Bays Branch, (Floyd County), she was the daughter of the late Dave Webb and Percella Tackett Webb. She was a former dental office receptionist for Dr. Garland Godsey. She was a member of the Free Pentecostal Church of God, at East Point. She is survived by her husband, Will Nelson of East Point. Other survivors include two brothers, Kaynard Webb of Hager Hill, and Gene Webb of East Point. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, January 21, at 1 p.m., at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, Prestonsburg, with Tommy Nelson and Buster Hayton officiating. Interment was in the Webb Family Cemetery, at East Point, with Carter Funeral Home serving the Nelson family.  (FCT'S)

NELSON, Charles Raleigh  Age, 27, of Pikeville, died Wednesday, February 26, 2003, at his residence at Pikeville, following a brief illness. Born March 12, 1975, in Floyd County, he was son of Don Nelson and Louise Slone Nelson of Prestonsburg. He was a student of Osteopathic Medicine at Pikeville College. He is survived by his wife, Terri McCall Reynolds Nelson. In addition to his parents, and wife, he is survived by three brothers, Donald Grant Nelson of Paintsville, and Frank Douglas Nelson and Jimmy Lee Nelson, both of Prestonsburg; three sisters, Tamera Lynn Bartley of Prestonsburg, Sheila Ann Collins of Auxier, and Barbara Hook of Pikeville. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, March 2, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with Johnnie R. Ross and Fred Klatka officiating. Burial was in the Gethsemane Gardens at Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to “The Baby Nelson Foundation” at Taylor County Bank, P.O. Box 200, Campbellsville, Ky. 42719, (Phone, 270-465-4196). Active pallbearers: John Mattox, Matt Hale, Matthew Stephenson, Ryan Russell, Tucker Basham and Andrew Stephenson. Honorary pallbearers: Matthew Nelson, Brian Collins, Greg Stevens and Tim Hastings. (FCT'S)

NELSON, Farris Age 70, of Westland, Michigan, died Tuesday, July 20, 1999, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ypsilanti, Michigan, Born on January 17, 1929, in Water Gap, s/o late Milton and Laura McGuire Nelson. . He was a member of the Community Freewill Baptist Church for 30 years. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Bertha Raymond Nelson. Other survivors include two sons, Robert Nelson of Westland, Michigan, and John Nelson, of White Lake, Michigan; four daughters, Deborah Lowe of Lavonia, Michigan, Linda Fischer of Wayne, Michigan, Wendy Lesnick of Dearborn, Michigan, Patricia Mitchell of Canton, Michigan; one brother, Denver Ray Nelson of Romulus, Michigan; two sisters, Henryetta Jones of Indiana, and Delanor Havens of New Jersey;  Burial was in the Michigan Memorial Park Cemetery

NELSON, Homer Jr.  Age, 59, of Richardson Br., Prestonsburg, died Sunday, February 10th, 2002, following a brief illness. Born on May 8th, 1942, at Blue River, Floyd County, he was the son of Homer Nelson Sr., and Pearlie Jane (Hackworth) Nelson. He is survived by his wife, Elmina Hackworth Nelson. Other survivors include one son, Mike Nelson of Prestonsburg, Ky.; one daughter, Tammy Amburgey of Garrett, Ky.; three brothers, Walter Nelson, Johnny Wayne Nelson, and Ronnie Dean Nelson, all of Prestonsburg, Ky.; three sisters, Eva Adams of North Manchester, Ind., Geneva Whitaker, and Vickie Poe, both Prestonsburg, Ky.; and one grandchild. Funeral services will be conducted, Wednesday, February 13, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky., with Manford Fannin and Denver Meade officiating. Burial will be in the Nelson Family Cemetery, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

NELSON, Jack Jr. b. 06-10-1968 d. 08-22-1990 s/o Jack Sr. & Annis Craft Nelson, bur: Osborne Cem, Hager  Prestonsburg, KY

NELSON, James David  Age, 57, of Fostoria, Ohio, formerly of Floyd County, died Monday, February 11, 2002, following an extended illness. Born on January 5, 1945, in Williamson, W.Va., he was the son of the late James J. Nelson, and Josephine Goodman Nelson. He was a disabled truck driver, and a member of the Living Water Worship Center, Paintsville, Ky. He is survived by his wife, Patty Prater Nelson. Other survivors include two sons, Harry Poe and Johnny Poe, both of Findlay, Ohio; one daughter, Dava Nelson of Fostoria, Ohio; and seven grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Terry Robbins; and a sister, Joyce Marsilett. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, February 15, 2002, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, with Andy Dillon officiating. Burial will be in the McGuire Cemetery, Big Branch, Abbott, Ky., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky. Visitation is at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. (FCT'S)

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

NELSON, Martha   Age, 79, of Wabash, Indiana, died Monday, May 19, 2003, at her residence. Born July 7, 1923, in Prestonsburg, she was the daughter of the late James Rose and Lulu Slone Rose. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jeff Nelson Jr., in 1974. Survivors include six sons, Martin Nelson (Linda), Ballard Nelson (Sandy), Rick Nelson (Barbara), Ralph Nelson, Freddy Nelson and Billy Cloud, all of Wabash, Indiana; five daughters, Mrs. Imo Jean Milligan, Mrs. Dave (Sue) McKernan, Mrs. Chuck (Deborah) Hein, Mrs. Phillip (Barbara Jean) Sadler, and Mrs. Shane (Jayne) Ridenour, all of Wabash, Indiana; one brother, Ballard Ross of Wabash, Indiana; one sister, Mrs. Henry (Maggie) Shoemaker of Wabash, Indiana; 16 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one daughter; two brothers; and two grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, May 22, at 10 a.m., at the McDonald Funeral Home Eddingfield Chapel, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana, with Danny Honeycutt officiating. Burial will be in the Falls Cemetery, in Wabash, Indiana. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

NELSON, Okie Earl Sr, d. 2-28-1999, Lexington, s/o Sam "Sambo "and Jane Derossett Nelson., h/o Vera Jasper Nelson. bur: Hillcrest Mem Park, Lexington

NELSON, Rebel  Age, 68, of Prestonsburg, Ky., died Sunday, December 9, 2001, following an extended illness. Born on February 1, 1933, in Floyd County, Ky., he was the son of the late Homer and Pearlie Jane Hackworth Nelson. He was a self-employed owner of Pyramid Body Shop. He was a Korean War veteran. Survivors include two sons, Randy Nelson and Rick Nelson, both of Warsaw, Ind.; one daughter, Sandy Nelson Brito of Syracuse, Ind.; four brothers, Walter Nelson, Homer Nelson Jr., John Nelson, and Ronnie Nelson, all of Prestonsburg, Ky.; three sisters, Eva Adams of North Manchester, Ind., Geneva Whitaker, and Vickie Poe, both of Prestonsburg, Ky.; and six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, several step-children and step-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Shelby Jean Prater and Delores Jean Nelson; and two grandchildren, Gregory Brian Nelson and Nathan Nelson. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 12, 2001, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky., with Larry Adams officiating. Burial will be in the Nelson Family Cemetery, Prestonsburg, Ky., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

NELSON, Tommy  With a sad and aching heart, I’ll try to write an obituary of my son, Tommy Nelson. He was born January 5, 1943, to Tom and Sally Nelson of Prestonsburg. His father preceded him in death on December 17, 1976. He was employed at Harvard Industries for 33 years. He enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing, and bowled on several bowling leagues. He most enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He was first married to Norcie Dotson who preceded him in death. To this union was born one daughter, one son, and five grandchildren. He later married, Sandy Smith, who survives. Other survivors include one daughter, one son, five grandchildren, one step-daughter, one step-son, and one step-grandson. Funeral services were held January 30, 2003 at J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home of Albion, Michigan, with the Rev. Estil Hamilton officiating. Interment was at the Riverside Cemetery at Albion. Written by his mother, Sally Nelson  (FCT'S)

NELSON, Virgie Collins    Age, 95, of Prestonsburg, died Monday, June 18, 2007, at the Salyersville Health Care Center.  Born May 16, 1912, in Pikeville, she was the daughter of the late Wallace White and Lizzie Clevenger White Collins. She was a homemaker.  Survivors include a daughter, Margaret Stidham of Warsaw, Indiana; a sister, Edna Miller of Tennessee; five grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and eight great-great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by a son, Albert (Buddy) Gibson.  Funeral services were conducted Thursday, June 21, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Tommy Nelson officiating.  Burial was in the East Point Cemetery, in East Point, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.  Visitation was at the funeral home.  www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com  (FCT'S)

NELSON, Walter  Age, 67, of Prestonsburg, died Wednesday, December 18, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. Born April 27, 1935, at Coley, he was the son of the late Homer Nelson Sr., and the late Pearlie Jane Hackworth Nelson. He was a retired auto body mechanic, and a member of Third Avenue Freewill Baptist Church at Prestonsburg. He was twice married; first to Roberta Adams Nelson, and later to Mary L. Blankenship Nelson. Both preceded him in death. Survivors include one son, Don Nelson of Prestonsburg; one daughter, Dian Music of Prestonsburg; two brothers, Johnny Wayne Nelson and Ronnie Dean Nelson, both of Prestonsburg; three sisters, Eva Adams of North Manchester, Indiana, and Geneva Whitaker and Vickie Poe, both of Prestonsburg; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Virginia Ratliff of Banner. In addition to his parents, and his wives; he was preceded in death by two brothers, Homer Nelson Jr., and Rebel Nelson; and two sisters, Shelby Jean Prater and Deloris Nelson. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, December 21, at 1 p.m., at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Manford Fannin and Richard Crisp officiating. Burial was in the Nelson Family Cemetery at Richardson Branch in Prestonsburg, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

NELSON, Wanda Blevins  Age, 70, of Dwale, Ky., died Sunday, September 9, 2001, at her residence, following a brief illness. Born on April 14, 1931, at Louisa, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Ora Blevins and Spicy May Blevins. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Church of God, at Dwale, Ky. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Nelson. Survivors include six daughters, Bonnie Campbell of Martin, Ky., Francis Cooler of Jeffersonville, Ind., Carol Jean Collins of Cliff, Ky., Freda Owens of Lawrenceburg, Ky., Lois Nelson of Dwale, Ky., Kathy Garrett of Calfcreek, Prestonsburg, Ky.; and one brother, Jack Jarrell of Thelma, Ky., eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, Russell Jack Nelson; three brothers; and one sister, Shirley Jones. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, September 12, 2001, at 2 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky., with Elmer Davis and Woody Crum officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

NELSON, Will    Age, 77, of East Point, died Thursday, May 1, 2003, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. Born September 8, 1925, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Hiland and Martha Osborne Nelson. He was a retired Department of Transportation employee for the Floyd County Board of Education; a W.W. II veteran of the U.S. Army; and a member of the East Point Pentecostal Church. Survivors include five brothers, Arvel (Mush) Nelson of Tutor Key, Grady Nelson, Ed Nelson, and Donald Lee Nelson, all of Prestonsburg, and Hargus Nelson of Fargo, North Dakota; a sister, Mary Ellen Powers of Leander; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Sam Nelson, Jack Nelson, and Ted Nelson. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, May 4, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with Tom Nelson and Buster Hayton officiating. Burial will be in the Webb Family Cemetery at East Point, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

NEMET, Lois Petry   Age, 86, of Riverview, Michigan, formerly of Wheelwright, died Monday, March 12, 2007, following an extended illness. She was born on March 4, 1921, in Logan, West Virginia, the daughter of the late Jake and Goldie Bailey Petry. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Nemet in 1997. She was of the Methodist faith, and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Kaye Hall of Woodhaven, Michigan; her granddaughter, Jami, and her husband, Don Antosiewiez of Grosseile, Michigan, and a great-granddaughter, Kelly Kaye. Funeral services will be held at Steen Funeral Home, Central Avenue Chapel, in Ashland, KY, at 11 a.m., on Saturday, March 17, with Reverend Donald Young officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday evening, March 16, from 4:00 till 7:00. Friends may make contributions to Arbor Hospice, 19145 Allen Road, Suite 110, Trenton, MI 48183.  (FCT'S 03-16-2007)
 

NEWHOUSE, Robin L.  Age, 51, of Claypool, In., passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2002, in Parkview Hospital, Ft. Wayne. She was born July 9, 1950, in Floyd County, Ky., the daughter of the late Basil and Eva Jean Shepherd Horn. Formerly of Prestonsburg, Ky., she was a legal secretary for Roberts Law Firm, Pikeville, Ky., and a member of Faith Fellowship, Sidney. She was a singer-soloist for many churches, and a Sunday school teacher and a youth leader in several churches. Survivors include a sister, Mrs. Don (Pam) Horn of Claypool; a brother, Tim Horn of Claypool; three nieces, Jennifer S. Rose and Shandi L. Horn, both of Claypool, and Tiffany Horn of Fort Wayne; a nephew, Jeremy Horn of Pierceton; and a grand-niece, Sarah K. Rose of Claypool. She was preceded in death by her parents. Services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 9, 2002, at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, with the Rev. Mike Manuel officiating. Burial was in Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw. (FCT'S)

NEWHOUSE William Estell  Jr. age 27, of Topmost, dies Nov. 23, at McDowell Appalachian regional Hospital. Feb. 6, 1971, in Trenton, Mi. s/o the late Rose Mary Hicks Smith. Survivors include wife, Shelly Collins Newhouse; two sons, Kayne Michael a nd  Cliff Henry Newhouse. ; two daughters  Shayne Layne and Rose Marie Newhouse; two brothers, Tommy and Jay Newhouse; one sister, Kim Penzes. Burial was in the Joe Hall Cemetery at Topmost.

NEWMAN, Arminia Jones  Age 92, of Hi Hat, widow of Ted Newman, passed away Sunday, December 8, 2002, at the Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta, Ohio. She was born May 15, 1910, in Teaberry, the daughter of the late Sam Jones and Martha Hall Jones. She was a homemaker and a life member of the Clear Creek United Baptist Church at Hi Hat. Survivors include three sons, Freeman (Melva) Newman of Hi Hat, Donald R. (Mary) Newman of Lima, Ohio, and Arthur (Shelley) Newman of Lima, Ohio; three daughters, Bernice Sargent of Elida, Ohio, Patricia (Herbert) Johnson of Wapakoneta, Ohio, and Dallice (Herbert) Carpenter of Columbus Grove, Ohio; one sister, Oma Mullins of Berea; 16 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three daughters, Margleen Newman, Hazel Little and Genevee Newman; one brother, Charlie Jones; and one sister, Haley Newsome. Funeral services for Arminia Jones Newman will be conducted Wednesday, December 11, at 10 a.m., at the Clear Creek United Baptist Church, at Hi Hat, with United Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Newman Cemetery, at Hi Hat, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. (FCT'S)

NEWMAN, Arthur R.   Age, 63, of Lima, Ohio, died at 4:35 a.m., Tuesday, March 6, 2007, at his residence. He was born December 27, 1943, in Floyd County, the son of the late Ted and Arminia Jones Newman. He is survived by his wife, Shelley C. Wright. Survivors include three sons: Ted (Cindy Kohler) Newman of Botkins; Tony (Becky Hoelscher) Newman of Wapakoneta; and Thomas (Kelly Lange) Newman of Haskins; two daughters: Casey Alexis Newman and Cassidy Ann Newman, both at home; a brother, Donald (Mary) Newman of Lima; and three sisters: Bernice Sargent of Elida; Patricia (Herbert) Johnson of Wapakoneta; and Dallice (Herb) Carpenter of Columbus Grove, Ohio; 12 grandchildren; and his former wife, Bessie Newsome of St. Marys. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Freeman Newman; and three sisters: Hazel Little, Geneve Newman, and Margleen Newman. He had been a sheet metal worker with Smith-Boughan. He attended both Lima Baptist Temple and Ark of the Covenant Baptist Churches. He was a member of Local 24, Sheet Metal Workers Union. He graduated from McDowell High School in Kentucky. He was a past master of Humer Lodge No. 167, Wapakoneta, and enjoyed gardening, camping, fishing, golfing, and his children and grandchildren. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Friday, March 9, at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville, with Pastor Gary Homan officiating, and burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima. Visitation, at the funeral home, where a Masonic memorial service was held at 8 p.m., Thursday. Memorial contributions may be given to: The Lima Baptist Church, or to Ark of the Covenant Baptist Church. (FCT'S 03-09-2007)

NEWMAN, Betty Jean (Tinnie)   Age, 68, of Melvin, died Tuesday, September 12, 2006, at McDowell Appalachian Health Care. Born March 1, 1938, in Drift, she was the daughter of the late Maudie Bell Parker Harris, and stepfather, the late Willie Harris. She was a homemaker and mother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Newman. Survivors include a son and daughters: Curtis Keith Newman, Donna Ramsey, and Debbie Hall, all of Melvin, and Denise Justice of Ligon; two brothers: James Harris of Lenoir, North Carolina, and Billy Joe Harrington of Bypro; four sisters: Hazel McCown and Justine Isaac, both of Detroit, Michigan, Norma From of Louisville, and Pauline Martin of Wheelwright; five grandchildren: Amy, Tamela, Tina, Christal and Jonathan; and one great-grandchild, Elizabeth. In addition to her husband, mother, and stepfather, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Earnest Harrington and Eddie Harris; one sister Peggy Meyers; and one grandson, Danny Ray Justice Jr. Funeral services will be held Friday, September 15, at 1 p.m., at Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church at Bypro, with Louis Ferrari and Ted Burke officiating. Burial will be in the Harris Cemetery, in Melvin, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the Church.  (FCT'S Sept 15, 2006)

NEWMAN, Brenda Lou Salyers     Passed away May 21, 2006, at Nottingham City Hospital in England after a long illness. Brenda was born and raised at Eastern, Ky. and graduated from Maytown High School. She graduated from Berea College in 1963 with a Bachelor of Science in Home Economics and went on to the U.S. Army where she achieved the rank of Captain. After leaving the Army, she continued her education at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville where she received her Masters Degre. This is where she met her future husband, Dr. Geoffrey Newman. She was a long time resident of Derby, England and a member of the Women’s Institute (a voluntary organization which provides support for many community issues in the UK).  Brenda will be greatly missed by many people who loved her Brenda and her husband Geoffrey came back often to Kentucky and Tennessee areas to visit family, friends and the Appalachian hills they loved so well. Her generosity, support and humor were great gifts she shared with everyone. Even though it has been almost a year since we lost her, we will continue to keep her memory strong in our hearts. Brenda was preceded in death by her Father, Hudson Salyers and Mother, Goldia Martin Salyers and Brother, Delbert Glen Salyers. She is survived by: Her Husband of over 37 years, Dr. Geoffrey Newman, Two Sisters, Reba (Glenn) McClanan of Virginia Beach, VA., and Velinda Salyers of Houston, TX. Three Brothers, Keith Salyers, Bruce Salyers and Colby Salyers all of Eastern, KY., Two Nephews, Martin (Liz) McClanan of San Fancisco, CA., and Glenn McClanan, Jr. of Los Angeles, Calif. And One Niece, Anne McClanan of Portland, Oregon. She is also survived by two grand nephews and one grand niece.  Brenda funeral in England last year was attended by many of her friends and family. Brenda’s ashes have been brought home to Kentucky by her husband Geoff, and we would welcome all friends and family to attend. The family will have a Graveside ceremony at the Martin Cemetery at Eastern, Ky. on Saturday, May 12, 2007 at 2:00 P.M. to inter her ashes. Arrangements by Hall Funeral Home of Martin, Kentucky.   (HFH)

NEWMAN, Curt   Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

NEWMAN, Curtis  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

NEWMAN, Delphia M. Age 85, of Hi Hat, died Wednesday, May 31, 2000, at Hazard Nursing Home, H¢, following an extended illness. Born on June 25, 1914, in Orkney, she was the daughter of the late J. C. and Flossie Martin Moore. She was preceded in death by her husband, George W. Newman. Survivors include one brother, Joe Chester Moore of Drift; four sisters, Anna Sue Stumbo of Hi Hat, Lorraine Sunderneyer of Portland, Maine, Pauline Dobyns of Fairborne, Ohio, Nesba Sumner of Louisville. . Burial in the Moore Cemetery, Hi Hat

NEWMAN, Ernest   Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

NEWMAN, Ernest, B: 9-25-1899, D: 2-2-1995, s/o James & Judy Martin Newman h/o Bertha Alley  m: 11-20-1935, children: Hillard m. Sylvania Jones, Carmel Ray m. Dorothy Howell, Dexter m. Jacqueline Hall, Judy Elizabeth & Irene
bro-sis: Thurman, Lizzie, Verdie & Robert

NEWMAN, Estill, b. 9-5-1921, Melvin, F. C., s/o Willie and Maxie Hall Newman, d. Aug 1988, MARH, F.C., WWII Vet, h/o June Mullins Newman, bur: Newman Cem, Melvin

NEWMAN, Fannie   Age 78, of Lexington, formerly of Floyd County, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2003, at Saint Joseph Hospital, Lexington. She was born September 20, 1924, in Beaver, a daughter of the late Ben Tackett and Martha Jane Tackett. She was a retired Aramark Company employee, and a former member of the Teamsters Union, Local No. 651, Lexington. Survivors include two daughters, Sherry Lea Hughes of Indianapolis, Indiana, Debra Lynn Newman of Lexington; one sister, Mae Howell of Londonderry, Ohio; one grandson, Byron Hughes and one great-granddaughter, Hannah Michelle Hughes. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Curt Tackett and Jim Tackett; six sisters, Viola Bailey, Mellie Moore, Hannah Meade, Cora Booth, Mary Hall, and Ella Burgey. Funeral services for Fannie Newman will be conducted Wednesday, April 16, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Newman Cemetery, at Hi Hat, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the funeral home. Sign the register for the family at www.hallfuneralservice. com  (FCT'S)

NEWMAN, Freeman   Age 79, of Hi Hat, died Sunday, December 17, 2006, in Wapakoneta, Ohio.  Born December 24, 1926, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Ted and Arminia Jones Newman. He was the owner of Newman’s Service Station for 49 years, and was a deacon at Clear Creek United Baptist Church.  He is survived by his wife, Melva Caudill Newman.  Other survivors include a son, Steven Brian Newman of Hi Hat; a daughter, Brenda (Larry) Moore of Waynesville, Ohio; two brothers: Donald Newman and Arthur Newman, both of Lima, Ohio; three sisters: Patricia Ann Johnson of Wapakoneta, Ohio, Dallas Carpenter of Columbus Grove, Ohio, and Bernice Sergent of Delphos, Ohio; grandchildren: Candy Lynn Truman, Bryan Moore, Ted Newman and Tawny Newman; and great-grandchildren: Sonya Truman, Autumn Truman, Katrina Truman and Jacob Newman.  Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 21, at 11 a.m., at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with United Baptist ministers officiating.  Burial will be in the Newman Cemetery, in Hi Hat, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.  Visitation is at the funeral home, with additional services each night at 7 p.m. www.nelsonfrazierfuneralhome.com  (FCT'S 12-20-2006)

NEWMAN, Garry Douglas  Age, 60 years old, born July 18, 1941, in Hi Hat, Ky., the son of Mr. Henton and Loreena (Ross/Parker) Newman and Andrew Parker and Marcettia (Hall) Newman. Garry had been living in Michigan, since 1955. He was a veteran of the US Army Company A 17th SIG BN APO 164 Ranger Battalion armed forces and National Guards in Ypsilanti and Ann Arbor, Mi. Garry was employed at GM in Ypsi as a Forman and computer painter, and also in Arlington, Tx. He retired in 1993. He was a member of the Whitmore Lake Rod and Gun Club and the American Rifle Association; a past member of the Moose Lodge in Hamburg, Mi. He enjoyed flying planes, being a ham operator, and loved NASCAR and stock car races. He was a frequent visitor of the race tracks in Michigan. He leaves behind to cherish his memories, a loving wife of 36 years, Patricia L. (Jones) Newman, daughter, Kim Loraine Hollister and husband Kevin, and granddaughter, Cheyenne, of Munith, Mi.; son, Kevin Douglas Newman and wife Dawn (Weston) Newman, and grandsons, Richard and baby Kenneth Newman, from Gregory Mi.; and sisters, Barbara Lou Hayden and Ellen Mae Akers, of Ky.; sister-in-law, Sue Newman of Ky.; sister-in-law, Mrs. Barbara Fouchey (Robert) from Brighton, Mi., and brother-in-law, Thomas Jones (Mary Kay) from Grand Blanc, Mi.; many nieces and nephews; special friends, Fritz and Keith Ditmore. Garry was a special papa to all the little ones who loved to be with him. Garry was preceded in death by his father, Henton Newman; step-father, Andrew Parker; mother, Loreena Parker, and brother, Edgar Newman. Garry has taught us to live for today, for tomorrow never comes, and the past is history we can learn from. Garry will awake in Heaven’s courtyard, free from pain within; the angels will gather around him and take his hand... he is finally at home. The family would like to give a special thank-you to his doctors and the staff at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital. A celebration of Garry’s life was held on Monday, July 23rd, at 11:00 a.m., at Bell-Borek Funeral Home, Hamburg Chapel, with Rev. Carl F. Welser officiating. Burial was at Washtenong Memorial Park. The family received friends on Saturday from 6-8 p.m., and Sunday, from 12-6 p.m. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Joseph Hospital for Cardiac Research. Please sign Garry’s Guest Book at www.bellborek.com.  (FCT'S)

NEWMAN, Maggie Hall   Age 88, of Berea, Ky., formerly of McDowell, Ky., widow of Green B. Newman Jr., passed away Saturday, January 12, 2002, in the Norton Audubon Hospital, Louisville, Ky. She was born August 28, 1913, in McDowell, Ky., the daughter of the late Duran Hall and Mary Spradlin Hall. She was a retired cook at McDowell High School, and a member of the Clear Creek United Baptist Church for 62 years. Survivors include two sons, David Newman of Bardstown, Ky., Ira Dean Newman of Berea, Ky.; one daughter, Lavena Osborne of Louisville, Ky.; four sisters, Annie Stumbo of McDowell, Ky., Betty Vallone of Columbus, Ohio, Jeanie Frisco of Louisville, Ky., Edna Sizemore of Prestonsburg, Ky.; one brother, Willie F. Hall of Mason, Ohio, six grandchildren, one great-grandchild, two step-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Clara Jo Newman. Funeral services for Maggie Hall Newman will be conducted Wednesday, January 16, 2002, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with the clergyman, Ruben Lykens, officiating. Burial will follow in the Newman Cemetery, Hi Hat, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

NEWMAN, Mamie   Age 87, of Prestonsburg, widow of Wayne L. Newman, passed away, Sunday, August 11, 2002, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. She was born March 9, 1915, in Hi Hat, the daughter of the late Willard Caudill and Minda Brown Caudill. She was a homemaker and a member of the Clear Creek United Baptist Church. Survivors include one son, Clyde “Bud” Newman, and his wife, Ella Sue Newman of Prestonsburg; one daughter, Bonnie Boal, and her husband, Harry, of Centerville, Ohio; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, August 14, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with United Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Boyd Cemetery, at Hi Hat, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the funeral home  (FCT'S)

NEWMAN, Martha , Age 80, of Hi Hat, d., March 28, 1998, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. B. October 11, 1917 at Hi Hat, d/o  Sylvester "Sill" Newman and Betty Howell Newman. She is survived by one brother, Orby Newman of Hi Hat.. Burial was in the Newman Cemetery at Hi Hat

NEWMAN, Mary Belle  Age 92, of Grethel, widow of Oscar Newman, passed away Tuesday, January 21, 2003, at her residence. She was born December 15, 1910, in Grethel, the daughter of the late Rod Hall and Francis Hall. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Samaria Regular Baptist Church for 53 years. Survivors include five sons, Buford Newman of Circleville, Ohio, Ronald Newman of Elyria, Ohio, Carmel Newman of Lorain, Ohio, R.H. Newman of Sevierville, Tennessee, and Wendell Newman of Grethel; five daughters, Barb Wilson of Durand, Michigan, Eloise Chaffin of Lorain, Ohio, Patsy Frasure of Grethel, Patricia Hudson of Elyria, Ohio, and Beulah Hamilton of Lorain, Ohio; two brothers, Walker Hall of Beaver, and Ottis Hall of Grethel; one sister, Maxie Howell of Grethel; 39 grandchildren, 65 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services for Mary Belle Newman will be conducted Friday, January 24, at 11 a.m., at the Pilgrim Home Regular Baptist Church, at Grethel, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Newman Family Cemetery, at Grethel. Hall Funeral Home, of Martin, is in charge of arrangements. Visitation is at the church.  (FCT'S)

NEWMAN Melissa "Missy" Ann age 26, of Besty layne, died Nov. 25, at Highland Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg. Born Sept. 11, 1972, in Paintsville, the dau of Gene Edward and Phyllis Ann Tackett. survivors include husband, Randy Newman; Parents, two sons, Zachary Clay and Chase Newman; one brother, Keith Edward Tackett; Maternal grandmother, Elwanda Slayer; paternal grandmother Nina Grigsby. Burial was in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, KY.

NEWMAN, Melvina Perry , age 92, of Grethel, Ky., the wife of the late Thurman Newman, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2007 in the Pikeville Medical Center, Pikeville, Ky. She was born August 6, 1914 in McDowell, Ky., the daughter of the late Charlie Perry and Minnie Howell Perry. Mrs. Newman was a retired school teacher.  She is survived by three sons, James Newman, Harold, Ky., Larry Newman of Lexington, Ky. and Gary Newman of Grethel, Ky., one sister, Wilma Alley, Dayton, Oh., 8 grandchildren, Nelson Ryan Newman, Jonathan Paul Newman, Melanie Renee Newman, Angela Rachelle Smith, Kelli Nicole Newman, Jeffrey Alan Newman, Michael Scott Newman and Adam Craig Newman, 1 great grandchild, Hunter Aaron Smith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thurman Newman, three brothers, James Estill Perry, Ora Perry and Ivel Okel Perry, four sisters, Beatrice Newsome, Altabea Castle, Stella Martin and Oma Elkins. Funeral services for Melvina Perry Newman will be conducted Wednesday, May 30, 2007, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Ky., with the officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky. Visitation is from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Monday and Tuesday here at Hall Funeral Home.  (HFH)

NEWMAN, Minnie Lawson   Age 71, of Hi Hat, wife of Orby Newman, passed away, Wednesday, August 27, 2003, at McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, McDowell. She was born February 19, 1932, in Orkney, the daughter of the late Henry “Hob” Lawson and Julia Mae Gearheart Lawson. She was a homemaker and member of the Church of God of Prophecy, Hi Hat. She is survived by her husband; three sons, Cecil Ray (Leann) Newman, Roy Douglas (Robin) Newman, Troy Lee (Debbie) Newman, all of River Rouge, Michigan; four daughters, Freda Mae (Ted) Burke and Lois Bentley Newman, both of Hi Hat, Betty Ann (Ray) Johnson of Taylor, Michigan, Tammy Lynn (Robert) Elliott of Alilene, Texas; three sisters, Inis Hall of Topmost, Ruby Wells of Westerville, Ohio, Kathryn Gardner of Columbus, Ohio; 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Funeral services for Minnie Lawson Newman will be conducted Saturday, August 30, 2003, at 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with the Clergyman Glenn Hayes officiating. Burial will follow in the James Newman Cemetery, at Hi Hat, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

NEWMAN, Nannie "Nan"  Obit (Photo HFH)

NEWMAN, Rick Darrel ,  44, of Melvin, d. January 21, 1998, in Lexington. Born November 7, 1953 in Pikeville, s/o Estill and June Mullins Newman. Survivors include one son, Jason Harley Newman of Winchester; one brother, Don Newman ,  and one sister, Doris Compton,  Burial will be in the Newman Cemetery at Melvin

NEWMAN, Sarah, B: 6-4-1889  D: Oct. 1972, d/o Riley & Helen Casebolt, w/o W. J. Newman 8 children

NEWMAN, Thurman  obituary, The Floyd County Times, Prestonsburg, Kentucky, Friday, 22 July 2005, page A6. Thurman Newman, age 94, of Grethel, husband of Melvina Perry Newman passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2005, at the Pikeville Medical Center. He was born March 15, 1911, in Galveston, the son of the late James Newman and Judy Martin Newman. He was a retired teacher and farmer. Survivors include his wife, Melvina; three sons: Larry D. Newman of Lexington, Gary N. Newman of Grethel, and James B. Newman of Harold; eight grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers: Ernest Newman and Robert Newman; and two sisters: Lizzie Frasure and Verdie Akers. Funeral services for Thurman Newman will be conducted Friady, July 22, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin, with the Clergymen James Branham and Elisha Branham 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. Pallbearers: Adam Newman, Michael Newman, Ryan Newman, Jonathan Newman, Jeffery Newman, and Jonathan Smith.

NEWSOM, Allred "Buster" Age 68, of Grethel, Kentucky, h/o (1), Mavis Frasure Newsom, (2)Diana Sturgill Newsom, d.  April 18, 1999, at his residence. He was born October 29, 1930, in Grethel, s/o Robert Newsom and Effie Hall Newsom. He was a U.S. Army Korean War veteran and a member of the V.F.W. in Prestonsburg. In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, Ritchie Newsom and Ronnie Newsom, both of Grethel, and Allred Newsom Jr. of Teaberry; two daughters, Sheree Hall of Galveston and Carrie Akers of Lexington; five brothers, Morris Newsom and Rofolo Newsom, both of Harold, Icess Newsom and Greeley Newsom, both of Grethel, and Lennis Newsom of Prestonsburg; four sisters, Josephine Frasure, Joyce Hix and Linda Kay Hamilton, all of Grethel, and Genevieve Ball of Lorain, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Brent David Newsom, Kevin Newsom, Ricky Newsom, Dustin Akers, Derrick Akers, Brittany Hamilton and Levi "Bo" Hamilton. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife and  one brother, R. S. Newsom.  Burial the Tackett Cemetery, Grethel.

NEWSOM, Ida Mae Bentley, 76, d-March 27,1997  b- June 14,1920, d/o Alex & Elizabeth Ratliff Bentley, w/o George Newsom

NEWSOM, Lawrence M. "Doc" Age, 87, of Robinson Creek, died Saturday, August 12, 2000, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital. Born in Pike County, November 4, 1912, he was the son of the late Nancy Hampton Newsome and George W. Newsom. He served as a teacher for nine years and was employed by American Electric Power Company of Pikeville for 36 years. He was a member of the 1932 4-H Poultry Judging Team and continued being an outstanding leader in the Pike County 4-H program through 1999, and was instrumental in establishing a Farm Bureau in Pike County, and served as president and as a member of the board of directors. He also served on the board of directors and attended many Southern States functions. He served as secretary/treasurer for Grace Baptist Church and Sunday School President, a deacon of the church, Little League and Babe Ruth Program member for 27 years, member of the Shelby Valley Hall of Fame, and was instrumental in securing a local fire department for his community. He was also the first chairman of the Pike County Cooperative Extension District Board. He is survived by his wife, Eliza Ellen "Bill" Newsom. Other survivors include two sons, Lawrence R. Newsom of Elizabethtown, Ruey Newsom of Middleton, Ohio; two daughters, Draxie Kirby of Durham, North Carolina, Judith Kinder of Middletown, Ohio; four brothers, Ballard Newsom of Jenkins, Noble Newsom of Virgie, Maurice Newsom of Shelbiana, Gene Newsom of Little Robinson; five sisters, Dora Roberts, and Glenna Newsom, both of Little Robinson, Clara Bartley of Hellier, Eura Lafnear of Detroit, Michigan, Dorothy Damron of Merion, Indiana; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services were conducted, Tuesday, August 15, at the J.W. Call Funeral Home, with Bob Norman officiating. Burial was in the Annie E. Young Cemetery, under the direction of J. W. Call & Son Funeral Home. Serving as pallbearers were his nephews. Honorary pallbearers were Hobart Potter, Willard Kinser, Charles Lowe Sr., Jerry Meade, Burl Wright, Bob Weddle, Franklin Biliter, Bernard Collier, Dr. Oscar W. Thomson, Gifford Varney, Jack Clevinger, deacons of the Grace Baptist Church, and employees of AEP and Extension and Soil Conservation.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOM, Townzel  69 b-Sep.10 1928-Beaver  d-Sep.17 1998-Floyd Co. KY.   s/o Ezra & Ella Hamilton Newsom
h/o-Shirley Kendrick Newsom   Bur: Davidson Mem. Cem. Ivel, Floyd Co. Ky.

NEWSOME, Agnes   Age, 82, of Weeksbury, died Sunday, June 1, 2003, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born September 13, 1920, at Weeksbury, she was the daughter of the late Dee and Susan Bryant Mullins. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Newsome. Survivors include five sons, Bill Newsome, Doug Newsome, Daryl Newsome, and Tommy Dean Newsome, all of Weeksbury, and Buddy Newsome of Georgia; 11 grandchildren, and 20 great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, and parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Lonnie Gene Newsome; four brothers, Milford Mullins, Romey Mullins, Virgil Mullins, and Shorty Mullins; and two sisters, Mary McCloud and Cloye Hall. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, June 4, at 11 a.m., at the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church, with Rev. Louis Ferrari and Vernon Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the Weeksbury Cemetery, at Weeksbury, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church with 7 p.m. services nightly.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Alvin R.   Age, 35, of Teaberry, died Monday, November 17, 2003, following a car accident on Route 979 at Grethel. Born June 4, 1968, in McDowell, he was the son of Bobby Ray and Gerlene (Geraldine) Hamilton Newsome of Teaberry. He was a disabled welder and truck driver. Other survivors include two sons, Austin Ray Newsome and Dylan Kyle Newsome of Grethel; one daughter, Tara Nashae Newsome of Grethel; maternal grandmother, Edna Newsome Hamilton of Teaberry; three brothers, Bobby Joe Newsome of Pikeville, Mickey Hamilton of Cumberland and Ishmael Glenn Hamilton of Craynor; three sisters, Tina Dawn Hall of Galveston, Renee Kendrick of Teaberry and Janet (Toot) Hall of Tiffin, Ohio and a host of family and friends. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Willie Hamilton and paternal grandparents, Alvin and Nannie Newsome. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, November 21, at 11 a.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Donnie Hall, Billy Compton, Burnin White and others officiating. Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, in Ivel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation will start Wednesday, November 19, at 6 p.m., at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Amy Lynn Hall Age 3, of Creston. Ohio. died Tuesday, December 21. 1999. at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. Lexington. She was born May 13. 1996. in Lexington. the daughter of Bobby Newsome and Teresa Hall Newsome. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her paternal grandparents. Robert and Ruby Henderson Newsome of Ligon, and her maternal grandparents, James Hall and Loretta Moore Hall of Rittrnan. Ohio. Burial  in the Newman Cemetery. Hi Hat.

NEWSOME, Anderson  Age, 64, of Beaver, died Monday, May 12, 2003, at his residence. Born August 18, 1939, at Beaver, he was the son of the late Jarvey and Rhonda Vance Newsome. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the Ligon Freewill Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Brenda Faye Ray Newsome. Other survivors include four sons, Phillip Dale Newsome and James Rufus Newsome, both of Ligon, Charles Dwayne Newsome of Prestonsburg, and Victor Bradley Newsome of Harold; one daughter, Linda Gayheart of Ligon; two brothers, Tivis Newsome and Anthony Newsome, both of McDowell; and one sister, Alice Johnson of Melvin. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Timothy Paul Newsome and Carl Edward Newsome; three brothers, Estill Newsome, Foster Newsome, and Robert Newsome; three sisters, Lula Bell Tackett, Maxie Moore, and Thelma Adams. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, May 15, at 1 p.m., at the Ligon Freewill Baptist Church, with Freewill Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Newsome Cemetery at Craynor, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the Ligon Freewill Baptist Church.  (FCT'S)  

NEWSOME, Anneth  Age, 83, of McDowell, died Monday, March 19, 2001, at the McDowell ARH. She was born May 6, 1917, at McDowell, the daughter of the late Lee B. and Cordellia Martin Hall. She was a retired postmaster at East McDowell. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ben Newsome. Survivors include one son, Willis D. Newsome of Ivel; two daughters, Janice Johnson of Greenup, and Peggy Newsome of Hindman; one sister, Eunice Allen of Minnie; 11 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, March 23, 1 p.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Arnold Turner Jr., officiating. Burial will be in the Lucy Hall Cemetery, at McDowell. (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Anthony    Age, 68, of McDowell, died Friday, March 5, 2004, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born March 24, 1935, at Beaver, he was the son of the late Jarvey and Rhodina Vance Newsome. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the UMWA. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mertie Blevins Newsome. Survivors include two sons: James Anthony Newsome, (wife, Susie) of Glasgow, and Glenn Dale Newsome of McDowell; two daughters: Nora McNear, (husband, John) of Louisville, and Freda Gayle Bentley, (boyfriend, Randall Vicars) of McDowell; one brother, Tivis Newsome of McDowell; one sister, Alice Johnson of Melvin; five grandchildren: James Michael, Mark Anthony, Brett, Tommy (T.J.), and Murtie (Cookie). In addition to his parens and wife, he was preceded in death by four brothers: Estill Newsome, Foster Newsome, Robert Newsome, and Anderson Newsome; and three sisters: Lula Bell Tackett, Maxie Moore, and Thelma Adams. Funeral services were conducted Monday, March 8, at 1 p.m., at Little Rosa Old Regular Baptist of the New Salem Association, at McDowell, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Osborne Cemetery, Frasures Creek, at McDowell, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, at Martin. Visitation was at the church.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Ballard Roy   Age: 82  Visitation: At J. W. Call Funeral Home after 6:00 PM Thursday Funeral Service: 11:00 AM Saturday at J. W. Call Funeral Home with Regular Baptist Ministers officiating Interment: York Mausoleum at Johnson Memorial Park Born in Pike Co., Ballard was the son of the late George Washington and Nancy Alice Hamilton Newsome. He a member of the Robinson Creek Regular Baptist Church, a supervisor with KY Department of Transportation, and a veteran of World War II having served in the Navy. Along with his parents, Ballard was preceded in death by brothers: Millis, Lloyd, Lawrence, Chester, and Joe Newsome and sisters: Glenna Newsome, Eura Lavender, Clara Bartley, Cory Smith, and Dory Bevins. Survivors include: His wife: Aileen Blackburn Newsome One son: Jerry Russell (Ellen) Newsome of Pogouson, VA Three brothers: Noble Newsome of Virgie, Gene Newsome of Robinson Creek, and Morris Newsome of Pikeville One sister: Dorothy Damron of Florida Four grandchildren: Jennifer, Christopher, Matthew and David Two great grandchildren: Drew and Ashley There will be Military rites by the Johns Creek Chapter 166 of the DAV   (JWCAL)

NEWSOME, Belvey  Age, 85, of Hi Hat, died Friday, February 2, 2001, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, following an extended illness. He was born July 4, 1915, in Wayland, the son of the late William Newsome and Rebecca Jones Newsome. He was a retired coal miner, a member of the UMWA, and a member of the Joppa Old Regular Bapitst Church, at Melvin. He was preceded in death by his wife, Leona Johnson Newsome. Survivors include one son, Jerry Newsome of Hi Hat; three daughters, Joan Newsome of Wayne, Michigan, Celesta Merryman of New Carlisle, Ohio, Violet Teresa McKinney of Bypro; one sister, Saria Silvey of Ligon; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, February 6, at 11 a.m., at the Joppa Old Regular Baptist Church, at Melvin, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Newman Cemetery, at Hi Hat, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home, Martin. Pallbearers were John Merryman, Chad Merryman, Joe Merryman, Shannon McKinney, Fred Fick and William Lee. Honorary pallbearers were Tammy Fick, Charlotte Pioli and Kennesa McKinney. (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Betheine   Age 68 of Hi Hat, Kentucky passed away on Monday, May 21, 2007 at her residence. She was born in Knott Co. on September 13, 2007 being the daughter of the late Draxie Slone. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, James Newsome, Two Sons, Homer Slone and Jack Slone of Knott County, Kentucky and Ronnie Slone that she raised as a son, Two Daughters, Angie Slone and Beth Slone both of Knott County, Ky. Three Nieces, Eloise Slone, Susan Slone and Barbara Jacobs, Three Nephews, June Bug Jacobs, Ronnie Slone and Johnny Slone. Funeral Services: Thursday, May 24, 2007 at 11:00 A.M. in the Samaria Regular Baptist Church at Teaberry, Ky. with Regular Baptist Ministers officiating.. Burial in the Martin Cemetery at Martin, Ky. Under the professional Care of Hall Funeral Home of Martin, Ky.   (HFH)

NEWSOME, Bill  born July 18, 1919 died November 2, 1981. Son of William and Rebecca Jones Newsome.  Married Draxie Caudill on July 2, 1942 children: William, David, Ethel, Charlene, Katherine, Carol Sue, Marelene, Jewel and Violet. submitted by Margaret Hall

NEWSOME, Billy Ray   Age, 57, of Harold, died Sunday, April 22, 2007, at his residence. Born February 9, 1950, in Prestonsburg, he was the son of the late Noah and Vernie Hunter Newsome. He was a disabled landscaper for B.J. Landscaping. Survivors include a son, Steve Newsome of Harold; a daughter, Elizabeth Flinchum of Stanton; three brothers: B.J. Newsome, and Ricky Newsome, both of Betsy Layne, and Timmy Newsome of Chicago, Illinois; four sisters: Roberta Sturgill of Chicago, Illinois, Ethel Sturgill of Betsy Layne, Jacquline McCutcheon of Harold, and Rhonda Collins of Betsy Layne; two grandchildren: Jeffery Flinchum and Brittany Flinchum; special parents: Lafe Scott of Harold, and the late Elizabeth Scott; and a special brother, Shirl Newsome of Teaberry. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 25, at 1 p.m., at the Church of Christ, in Harold. Burial will be in the Bush Cemetery, at Harold, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation, after 6 p.m., Monday, at the funeral home; and after 10 a.m., Wednesday, at the church.  (FCT'S  04-25-2007)

NEWSOME, Bobby Gene  Age, 37, of Melvin, died Friday, January 14, 2000, at the residence of his daughter, at Topmost, following an extended illness. Born on January 2, 1963, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Foster and Dorothy Mae Hall Newsome. He was a disabled laborer. Survivors include his wife, Norma Jean Collins Newsome; one son, Joe Newsome of Melvin; five daughters. Dorothy Hunter of Topmost, Amanda Newsome, Christina Newsome, Christian Newsome, Martha Nicole Newsome all of Melvin; five brothers, David Newsome of Kite, Jackie Newsome, Darrell Newsome, and Dazzie "Bo" Newsome, all of Detroit, Michigan, and Michael Newsome, of 'Topmost; four sisters, Carol Sue Slone of Letcher County, Linda Sue Fields, and Denise Lynn Swiney, both of Pike County, and Bernice Collins, of Topmost. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, January 16, at noon, at the Providence Old Regular Baptist Church, at Topmost, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Reen Hall Cemetery, at Topmost, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.

NEWSOME, Chester   Age 74, of Teaberry, died Wednesday, November 10, 1999, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, following an extended illness. Born on March 10, 1925, in Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Bert and Nellie Hamilton Newsome. He was a retired coal miner, a veteran of World War II, a member of Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, Teaberry. Survivors include his wife, Nova Martin Newsome; four sons, Harold D. Newsome of Craynor, Cecil Newsome Jr., Edward D. Newsome and Leeroy Newsome, all of Teaberry; one brother, Kermit Newsome of McDowell; two sisters, Eugle Martin of Teaberry, Burnette Burge of Prestonsburg; 12 grandchildren and 5 great-grand-children. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, November 12, at 10 a.m., at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, Teaberry, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Newsome Cemetery, Craynor.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Elder Chester E.  Age, 82, of Craynor, died Saturday, November 16, 2002. Born November 1, 1920, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Daniel and Rhodina Hamilton Newsome. He was a World War II Veteran, and a disabled coal miner. He was twice married, first to Stella Howell Newsome, and later to Elenor Hall Newsome. Both preceded him in death. Survivors include five sons, Earl Dean Newsome of Pikeville, Linnville Michael Newsome of Hunter, Daniel Newsome of Langsville, Ohio, and Joseph Newsome and Jonah Newsome, both of Craynor; one step-son, Hoyle Hall of Island Creek; five daughters, Ruby Jean Hamilton and Marcella Smith, both of Craynor, Kathleen Taylor of Troy, Ohio, Hollie B. Beard of South Charleston, Ohio, and Mary Alice Crase of Berlin Heights, Ohio; one sister, Susan Howell of Grethel, 25 grandchildren, six step-grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, seven step-great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren. In addition to his wives and parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Tanzel D. Newsome; one step-son, Kenneth Hall; one daughter, Brenda Sue Newsome; three brothers; two sisters; one half-sister; one grandchild; and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, November 19, at 11 a.m., at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church at Teaberry, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Visitation was after 6 p.m., Sunday, at the church. Burial was in the Ike Roberts Cemetery, at Grethel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Christopher Neil  Obit  (Photo HFH)

NEWSOME, David (DK)  Age, 91, of Melvin, died Saturday, January 3, 2004, at his residence. Born May 8, 1912, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Ellis and Dona Johnson Newsome. He was preceded in death by his wives, Lula Hall Newsome and Florence Johnson Newsome. Survivors include his caretaker: Vickie Collins of Melvin; 17 grandchildren, and many great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents and his first and second wife, he was preceded in death by his children: Tracy Johnson, Johnny Johnson, Jay Johnson, Pete Johnson, Onis Ray Johnson, Raymond Johnson, Parcie Slone, and Druch Collins; brothers and sisters, Dallas Newsome, Mae Newsome, Emitt Newsome, Johnny Newsome, Ernest Newsome, Beatrice Newsome, Goldie Jones, Sylvia Perry, Dixie Johnson, Mabel Newsome, Rosie Newsome, and Emma Newsome. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, January 6, at 1 p.m., at the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church, with Rev. Louis Ferrari officiating. Burial was in the Buckingham Cemetery, at Bevinsville, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Active pallbearers were family members and friends. Visitation was at the church.  (FCT'S)  (Copy of Obit Submitted by )

NEWSOME, Dock J.   Age 65, of 2469 Harding Highway W. Marion, Ohio, died Saturday, April 17, 2004, at 8:47 a.m., at his residence. He was born January 6, 1939, in Grethel, the son of the late William and Martha Newsome. In December of 1978, he married Jean Williamson, and she survives. Also surviving are two sons, Terry (Robin) Newsome of Bellefontaine, and Kevin (Melinda) Newsome of Marion; daughter, Sherree (Sam) Barbey of LaRue; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; three brothers: Andy Newsome, William Newsome Jr., and Bill Ray Newsome, all of Floyd County; six sisters: Fannie Hall of Peebles, Ohio, Melvina Akers, Mearl Clark, Sola Akers, Emogene Hall and Pauline Green, all of Floyd County. Two brothers: Tolva Newsome and Duran Newsome; half brothers: Charles Newsome, Anthony Newsome; half sisters: Armina Newman, Cora Moore, Martha Newsome and Golda Tackett are deceased. He worked for Ryder-Heil Bronze as a foundry foreman for 44 years. He was a life member of the Hardin County Coon Hunters Club; he loved gardening, hunting and fishing. Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 20, at 11 a.m., at the Stofcheck Funeral Home in LaRue. Burial was in the LaRue Cemetery. Visitation was at the funeral home. Those who wish, may make contributions to the charity of the donor’s choice.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Della “Dell”   Age 90, of Melvin, Ky., widow of John B. “Johnny” Newsome, passed away Monday, June 10, 2002, at the Hazard Appalachian Regional Medical Center, Hazard, Kentucky. She was born April 27, 1912, in Knott County, Ky., the daughter of the late John J. Amburgy and May Thornsbury Amburgy Page. Survivors include three daughters, Roberta Price of Uniontown, Pa., Patricia Ann Martin of Langley, Ky., and Mary Katherine Bailey of Harold, Ky.; four step-sons, Sterlon Newsome of Cowpens, S.C., Archie Newsome of Springport, Mi., Otis Newsome and Freddie Newsome, both of Charlotte, Mi.; two stepdaughters, Vanecia Tackett of River Rouge, Mi., and Virginia Crawford of Melvin, Ky.; one sister, Delphia Vance of Bevinsville, Ky., seven grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, and several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Henry Hall; one son, Clyde Edward Hall; two daughters, Shirley Louise Hall, and Ella Mitchell. Funeral services for Della Newsome will be conducted, Thursday, June 13, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with the clergymen, Ellis Holbrook, Roger Hicks, and Curtie Hall, officiating. Burial will follow in the Buckingham Cemetery, Nashville, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Ky. Visitation is after 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, at the funeral home. (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Dora B.   Age, 83, of Hi Hat, died Friday, October 13, 2000, in St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio. She was born April 16, 1917, in Beaver, the daughter of the late Tim Bentley and Mary Elizabeth Henson Bentley. She was preceded in death by her husband, Estill X. Newsome. Survivors include one son, Terry Newsome of Liberty Center, Ohio; one brother, Claude Bentley of Grethel; one sister, Draxie Newsome of Ligon; one grandchild and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, October 16, at 1 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Roe Henson Cemetery, Beaver, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Keith Dingus, Don Newsome, Gary Newsome, Ronnie Ross, Phil Dennis and Kevin Amstutz.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Draxie B.  Age 90, of Ligon, widow of Lark Newsome, passed away Monday, November 14, 2005, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was born April 16, 1915, in Ligon, the daughter of the late Tim and Mary Elizabeth Henson Bentley. Survivors include her daughters: Avelean Martin of Winchester, Shirley Wallace of Shiloh, O., Mary Lou King, (Rodney) of Westerville, Ohio, and Jill Mosley (Fred) of Ligon; sons: Effort Newsome (Sylvia) of Florence, Fred Newsome (Shirley) of Columbus, Ohio, Ralph Newsome (Sandy) of Baltimore, Ohio, and David Newsome of Westerville, Ohio, 16 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren; and many special nieces, nephews, and cousins. Preceding her in death were her husband, her parents; a daughter, Anna Davis; a son, Jackie Ray Newsome; sisters: Lula Newsome, Dora Newsome, and Audrey Newsome; brothers: Reese Bentley and Claude Bentley. Funeral services for Draxie B. Newsome will be conducted Thursday, November 17, at 11 a.m., at the Little Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church, New Salem Association, in McDowell, with Regular Baptist ministers 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 church.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Draxie Caudill, d/o George and Liza Mullins Caudill, w/o Bill Newsome  M: 7-2-1942, children: William (Buddy), David, Charlene, Ethel, Katherine, Carol Sue,, Maralene, Jewel and Violet bro-sis: Homer, Arthur, Ruby, Pauline and Willene submitted by:  Margaret Hall

NEWSOME, Duran, B: 2-29-1896  D: 8-26-1980, s/o Wilburn & Victoria Newsome h/o Martha Coleman  6-6-1929, children: Gratho, Edna Faye, Juanita & Helen, bro-sis: Rosie, Emmitt & Monroe

NEWSOME, Earl Denver b-Dec.06 1926 McDowell, Floyd Co. Ky.  d-Aug.18 1998  s/o Noah & Elsie Osborne Newsome, g/s of King Osborne,  h/o-Jewell Faye Fyffe Bur: Lucy Hall Cem. McDowell, Floyd Co. Ky.  [World War II Veteran]

NEWSOME, Edna  Age, 74, Clyde, died Sunday, January 2, 2000, at St. Francis Nursing Home, Green Springs. Born in Harold, she was the daughter of the late John and Laura Roberts Martin. She had resided in Clyde since 1950. Her husband, Grady Newsome, preceded her in death. Survivors include sons, Charles Campbell of Pikeville, and Harry Newsome of Clyde; daughters, Peg Hirt of Clyde and Melody Fields of Bellevue; sisters, Vera Powell of Fremont, and Gilva Reynolds of Allen.  Burial was in McPherson Cemetery Clyde Ohio

NEWSOME, Edward "Josh"   Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

NEWSOME, Ellis Estill Age 61, of Teaberry, died Saturday, January 24, 1998, at McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital Born July, 1936 ,Grethel, s/o  Alvin and Nannie Newsome, h/o Minnie Mae Allen Newsome; children: Ellis Michael Newsome ,  Jesse Newsome ;Brenda Lee Hinlde, and Teresa Newsome; four brothers, Charles Newsome ,  Bobby Ray Newsome ,James D. Newsome  and Ronnie Newsome, ; four sisters, Clara Jean Morris ,  Cindy Hamilton ,  Roberta Donthan,  and Martha Reynolds. Burial was in the Dewey Newsome Cemetery at Teaberry.

NEWSOME, Elva Darcus  Age 73, of Teaberry, Ky., passed away Sunday, June 16, 2002, in the Pikeville Methodist Hospital, Pikeville, Ky. She was born July 28, 1928, in Craynor, Ky., the daughter of the late Evan Isaacs and Judy Francis Hall Isaacs. She was formerly employed by the U.S. Shoe Corporation, and was a part-time postmaster at Teaberry, Ky. Survivors include two sons, Layton Newsome and Anthony Newsome Jr., both of Teaberry, Ky.; three daughters, Deborah Reynolds of Grethel, Ky., Madlyn Spears of Trenton, Mi., Dianna Doris Newsom of Virgie, Ky.; two sisters, Nannie Gayheart of McDowell, Ky., and Melva Stanley of Trenton, Mi.; 11 grandchildren, Jeffery Spears, James Anthony Newsome, Ryan Newsome, Lloyd Keith Newsom, Russell Todd Newsom, Jarred Newsome, Darrin Reynolds, Todd Spears, Jodi Lynn Williams, and Tonya Sanders and Lana Bolden; two great-grandchildren, Jonathan Bolden and Abigail Newsom. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant grandchild, Bobby Reynolds; five brothers, Arthur Isaacs, William Isaacs Jr., Earmel Isaacs, Boge Isaacs, and Tony Isaacs; a sister, Lizzie Vance, and an infant sister, Martha Isaacs. Funeral services for Elva Darcus Newsome will be conducted Thursday, June 20, 2002, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with Preacher Eddie Hughes officiating, along with singing by the Church of Christ ministers. Burial will follow in the Hollybush Cemetery, Teaberry, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Ky. Visitation is after 5 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home, with services at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, with the Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Elza   Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

NEWSOME, Emmogene  Age, 74, of Weeksbury, died Wednesday, September 14, 2005, at the Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington. Born December 3, 1930, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Grant Johnson and Jane Johnson. She was a domestic/homemaker. Survivors include three sons: Ronnie Newsome and Wayne Newsome, both of Weeksbury, and Lenny Newsome of Melvin; one daughter, Kathy Hall of Melvin; and nine grandchildren: Billy Wayne Newsome, Brian Newsome, Kennady Newsome, Derek Newsome, Tyler Newsome, Randy Newsome, Marissa Newsome, Dakota Newsome, and Jennifer Newsome. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one grandchild, Jamie Maynard. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, September 17, at 1 p.m., at the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church, with Louie Farrow, Dale Williamson, John Allen, Billy Williamson and Ellis Holbrook officiating. Burial was in the Newsome Family Cemetery, in Melvin, under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home, Robinson Creek. Visitation was at the church.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOM, Esta Marie   Age, 81, of Auxier, formerly of Beefhide, in Pike County, died Saturday, May 3, 2003, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, in Prestonsburg. Born August 11, 1921, in Pike County, she was the daughter of the late Hattler and Rosie Little Addington. She was a homemaker and a member of the Chloe Old Regular Baptist Church in Pikeville. She was preceded in death by her husband, Delmon Newsom. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Peggy Ann and Harold Yates of Auxier; two brothers, Virgil Addington of Jenkins; and Everett Addington of Oak Hill, Ohio; three sisters, Flora Ray of Jenkins, and Nora Johnson and Myra Newsom, both of Myra; a granddaughter, Karen Ward of Prestonsburg; a great-granddaughter, Lauren Deshea Ward; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Vernon Addington, and an infant brother; one infant sister; and a granddaughter, Teresa Diane Yates. Funeral services were conducted Monday, May 5, at noon, at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home in Martin, with Danny Belcher, and others, officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, in Ivel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Estill, (Whimp), b. 4-10-1925, F. C., Hi Hat, s/o Orbie and Delta Gibson Newsome, d. 3-13-1988, F. C., h/o Wanda Pride Newsome, WWII Vet, bur Davison Mem Gardens

NEWSOME, Edward (Josh), B: 6-15-1924, D: 11-21-1994, s/o Henry & Virgie Tackett Newsome Moore, h/o Nanie Jones, children: Daniel, Bert, Eddie, Big Edd, Mrs. Darrel Hamilton, Rebal, Mrs. Ron Kron & Misty Dawn bro-sis: Pay & Roxie.  More preceded him in death

NEWSOME, Elza, B: 6-14-1934,, s/o Ezra & Elva Hamilton Newsome, h/o Lula Mae Tackett  m/d: 11-1-1958, children: Rita & Buffie bro-sis: Townzel, Ray, Donnie, Dalton, Childers & Algie

NEWSOME, Joseph  Age, 48, of Craynor, died Thursday, August 19, 2004, at his residence. Born March 19, 1956, in Martin, he was the son of the late Chester E. and Stella Howell Newsome. He was a warehouse worker for Big Sandy Wholesale, and a member of the Zion Old Regular Baptist Church at Grethel. Survivors include his sons and daughters-in-law: Joseph Lee and Angie Newsome of Craynor; Nathaniel and Tasia Newsome of Printer; a granddaughter, Haley Madison Sky Newsome; four brothers: Jonah Newsome (twin of Joseph) of Craynor, Daniel Newsome of Langsville, Ohio, Linville Newsome of Printer, and Earl Dean Newsome of Pikeville; and five sisters: Ruby Hamilton and Marcella Smith, both of Craynor, Kathleen Taylor of Troy, Ohio, Hollie Beard of South Charleston, Ohio, and Mary Alice Crase of Berlin Heights, Ohio. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Tanzil D. Newsome; and a sister, Brenda Sue Newsome. Funeral services were conducted Monday, August 23, at 11 a.m., at the Zion Old Regular Baptist Church, at Grethel, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Ike Roberts Cemetery, at Grethel, under the directon of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, at Martin. Visitation was at the church. (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Johnny   Age, 88, of Prestonsburg, died Wednesday, July 5, 2000, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, after an extended illness. He was born January 20, 1912. in Floyd County. the son of the late Feddie and Hanna Hall Newsome. He was a retired county employee and member of the Landmark Church of God in Prestonsburg. Survivors include his wife, Loretta Shepherd Newsome; six sons, Ronnie Newsome of Langley, and Donald. Johnny Lee, Frank, Curtis and Damon Newsome. all of Prestonsburg; four daughters, Sadie Prater of David, Thelma Parsons and Dolly Whitaker, both of Prestonsburg, and Ruth Jones of Englewood, Florida; a sister, Lona Johnson of Prestonsburg; 20 grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be today, Friday, July 7, at 2 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, with Kenneth Prater and Taulbie Goodman officiating. Burial will be in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME,  Everrette  Age, 64, of Harold, died Sunday, December 24, 2000, at Varney, following an extended illness. He was born March 4, 1936, at Orkney, and was a son of the late Chester and Minnie Sword Newsome. He was a disabled coal miner and a veteran. He is survived by his wife, Margrene Kidd Newsome; three sons, Randy Newsome of Louisa, Jonathan Mark Newsome of Betsy Layne, and Mack Arthur Newsome of Varney; one daughter, Kim Adkins of Pikeville; one brother, Den Hunter of Harold; two sisters, Charity Lynn of Lincoln Park, Michigan, and Lola Mae Kidd of Louisa; and five grandchildren. Funeral services will be Wednesday, December 27, at 11 a.m., at Little Dove Old Regular Baptist Church at Honaker, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist faith officiating. Burial is to follow in the Kidd Cemetery at Honaker, with arrangements by Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home of Martin. (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Goldie  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

NEWSOME, Goldie Rogers, b. 1-14-1907, Galveston, F. C., d/o Andy and Polly Adkins Rogers, d. Nov 1, 1988, Grethel, F.C., w/o Azzie Newsome, bur: Lucy Hall Cem, McDowell

NEWSOME,  Jody Lou    Age: 30 OF: Crum, West Virgina  Date of Birth: July 30, 1977 Place: Ohio  Date of Death: January 7, 2008  Where: Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa Facts of Importance: Homemaker and Mother Parents: Elizabeth Marcum Newsome and the late Eugene Newsome Husband or Wife: Ex Husband Joseph Newsome Other Survivors: One Daugther: Isabel Paige Newsome of Crum, West Virginia two brothers: Joey (Crystal) Adkins and Riley Adkins of Crum, West Virginia, 4 nephews: Nathan, Cody, David and Kaydon. A host of other relatives and friends. Deceased Relatives: father Time and Place of Services: Friday (January 11, 2007) 1 PM at Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church at Bypro, KY. Officiating: Louis Ferrari Visitation: Wednesday at 5 PM at her Mothers residence in Crum, West Virginia with 7 PM services with Eddie Smith officiating and Thursday after 2 PM at the church with 7 pm services Burial: Jimmy Neil Johnson Memorial Cemetery at Weeksbury, KY (MFFH)

NEWSOME, Johnny Age, 88, of Prestonsburg, died Wednesday, July 5, 2000, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, after an extended illness. He was born January 20, 1912. in Floyd County. the son of the late Feddie and Hanna Hall Newsome. He was a retired county employee and member of the Landmark Church of God in Prestonsburg. Survivors include his wife, Loretta Shepherd Newsome; six sons, Ronnie Newsome of Langley, and Donald. Johnny Lee, Frank, Curtis and Damon Newsome. all of Prestonsburg; four daughters, Sadie Prater of David, Thelma Parsons and Dolly Whitaker, both of Prestonsburg, and Ruth Jones of Englewood, Florida; a sister, Lona Johnson of Prestonsburg; 20 grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. . Burial in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.

NEWSOME, Kimberly Ann 25 b-Sep.05 1973-Garden City, Mich.  d-Sep.22 1998-Lexington,Ky.  d/o  Shairl Newsome & Vickie Lee Gardner Newsome    Bur: Newsome Fam. Cem. Mink Branch, Craynor, Ky.

NEWSOME, Larry Jr.   Age, 27, of Hi Hat, died Monday, April 9, 2007, at the Pikeville Medical Center. Born May 29, 1979, in Pike County, he was the son of Larry and Norma Hamilton Newsome of Price. He was disabled. He is survived by his wife, Kimberly Hills Newsome. ther survivors include a son, Larry Joseph Newsome of Hi Hat; four daughters: Whitney Newsome, Haley Newsome, Olivia Newsome, and Selena Newsome, all of Hi Hat; a brother, Derrick Newsome; a sister, Marsha Lynn Newsome, both of Ligon; his grandmother, Olivia Hamilton of Teaberry; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Bert Hamilton, and John Milford and Vada Newsome. Funeral services were held Thursday, April 12, 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 was in the Newsome-Hamilton Cemetery, at Teaberry, 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  04-13-2007)

NEWSOME, Lawrence  Obit  (FCT'S 1991)

NEWSOME, Lillie Mae  Age 68, of Hi Hat, widow of Robert Newsome passed away Monday, January 27, 2003, at her daughter’s residence in Wheelwright. She was born April 1, 1934, in Beaver, the daughter of the late Riley Newsome and Ettie Newsome. Survivors include three sons, Willie Hall of Ligon, Randy Eugene Pegrem of West Virginia, and Melvin Adams Jr. of McDowell; three daughters, Geneva Pegrem of Ligon, Nora Lou Hall of Galveston, and Betty Lou Slone of Wheelwright; six step-children; one brother, Riley Newsome Jr. of Price; seven grandchildren, Lou Tackett, Josh Slone, Char Adams, Areil Adams, Stephanie Slone, Dokota Adams and Jessica Slone. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, John Milford Newsome; and two sisters, Elvie Hall and Rosie Henson. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 31, at 11 a.m., at the Samaria Regular Baptist Church, in Teaberry, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Hamilton Cemetery, in Teaberry, under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Lola (Pat)   Age, 52, of Teaberry, died Sunday, June 8, 2003, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital. Born February 28, 1951, in Tram, she was the daughter of Gartha McClure Stewart of Tram, and the late Charles Stewart. She was a homemaker and a member of the Betsy Layne Freewill Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Danny Newsome. Other survivors include a son, Charles Newsome of Teaberry; two daughters, Shelia Newsome and Stephanie Newsome, both of Teaberry; four brothers, Paul Stewart of Ivel, and Tommy Stewart, Kent Stewart and Kenneth Stewart, all of Tram; four sisters, Glenna Faye Stewart of Tram, Judy Adkins of Nankin, Ohio, Ilene Clark of Harold, and Darlene Collins of Drift; and nine grandchildren. In addition to his father, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Rex Stewart and Charles Edward Stewart. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, June 11, at noon, at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Tracy Patton officiating. Burial will be in the Stewart Cemetery at Tram. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Lula Mae Tackett  Age, 65, of Teaberry, Ky., died Saturday, July 28, 2001, at McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital, following an extended illness. Born on April 28, 1936, at Craynor, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Andy Lee and Effie Jones Tackett. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elzie Newsome. Survivors include two daughters, Rita Mathews of Ligon, Ky., Buffie Hall of Virgie, Ky.; two brothers, Winston Tackett and Tony Tackett, both of Teaberry, Ky.; two sisters, Maggie Howell and Cassie Tackett, both of Teaberry, Ky.; five grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by one brother, Clifford Tackett. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, July 31, 2001, at 11 a.m., at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, Teaberry, Ky., with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, Ky., under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin, Ky. Visitation was at the church, with services being held, nightly. (FCT'S)

 

NEWSOME, Mark Andrew , Age 10-day-old infant s/o Timothy and Elizabeth Newsome of Bypro, d.  June 6, 1998, in the University of Kentucky Medical Center at Lexington. Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his maternal grandparents, John lson of Cumberland, and Clara Ison of Bypro. Paternal grandparent Riley Newsome of Price bur:Joe Reynolds Cemetery at Beaver.

NEWSOME, Martha F.  Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

NEWSOME, Mary Ellen    Age 51, of McDowell, died Wednesday, October 4, 2006, at the McDowell ARH emergency room. Born March 18, 1955, in McDowell, she was the daughter of the late Elder Butler and Nannie Tackett Howell. She was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband, Bert Newsome. Other survivors include two sons, Bert Newsome Jr., (wife, Crystal) of McDowell, Jason Newsome of McDowell; a daughter, Mary Ann McNece (husband, Eddie) of Georgetown; four sisters: Elva Hall and Evelene Akers, both of Harold, Ruby Keathley and Irene Kiser, both of Teaberry; four grandchildren: Mary Ellen, Nicholas, Michael, and John; and several nieces, nephews, family and friends.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers: Albie Howell, Foster Howell, Charlie Howell, and Hatler Howell; and five sisters: Octavia Adkins, Elsa Hall, Maxie Howell, Draxie Howell and Bertha Howell.  Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 7, at 11 a.m., at Zion Old Regular Baptist Church in Grethel, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Akers Cemetery, in Grethel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the church.   (FCT'S 10-10-2006)

NEWSOME, Mertie Blevins  Age, 61, of McDowell, died Friday, September 27, at the University of Louisville Hospital. Born March 7, 1941, in Floyd County, she was the daughter of the late Emit and Nova Lambert Blevins. She is survived by her husband, Anthony Newsome. Other survivors include two sons, James Anthony Newsome of Prestonsburg, and Glenn Dale Newsome of McDowell; two daughters, Nora McNear (John) of Louisville, and Freda Gayle Bentley (Randall) of McDowell; one sister, Opal Newsome of McDowell; and five grandchildren, James Michael, Mark Anthony, Brett, Tommy (T.J.) and Murtie (Cookie) Corene. Funeral services were conducted Monday, September 30, at 11 a.m., at the Little Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church of the New Salem Association, in McDowell, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Osborne Cemetery (Frasure’s Creek) at McDowell, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation was at the church. (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Monroe   Age 85, of Betsy Layne, died Thursday, April 22, 1999, in Wakeman, Ohio. He was born February 6, 1914, in Penny, the son of the !ate Wilburn Newsome and Victoria Newsome. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the U.M.W.A. He was preceded in death by his wife, Codie Henson Newsome. He is survived by one son, Teddy Newsome of Wakeman, Ohio; two daughters, Clara Shelton of Elkhart, Indiana, Marlene Hamilton of Ypsilanti, Michigan; six grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren, Funeral services were conducted Monday, April 26, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, with the Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Nadine Age, 44, of Teaberry, died Wednesday, April 13, 2005, at her residence. Born December 8, 1960, in McDowell, she was the daughter of the late Teddy Roosevelt and Florence Adkins Newsome. She was disabled, and attended the Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Pruitt. Survivors include one son, Wendell Scott Hiday of Melvin; three daughters: Wendy Hiday, Melissa Hiday, and Amy Sullivan, all of Gas City, Indiana; five brothers: Bee Bob Newsome of Ligon, Teddy Newsome of Grethel, Randall Newsome of Bakersfield, California, Wynndale Newsome of Hazard, and Eddie Newsome of Grethel; four sisters: Alpha Hamilton of Teaberry, Lois Newsome of Albion, Michigan, Mindy Stanley of Teaberry, and Brenda Tucker of Beaver; two half-brothers: Donald Ray Hall of Teaberry, and Bert Newsome of McDowell; one half-sister, Bertha Rummel of McDowell; three grandchildren: Shelby Lynn Sullivan, Curtis Sullivan, and Blake Austin Denter; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters: Viola Johnson and Verda Mae Newsome; two half-brothers: Emery Newsome and Gordon Newsome; and a half-sister, Maggie Akers. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 16, at 11 a.m., at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, at Teaberry, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will be in the Adkins Cemetery, in Grethel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation is at the church, with nightly services at 6:30 p.m. (FCT'S)

NEWSOM, Nancy Hall Hamilton 78  b-Jan.06 1920  d-Jun.30 1998    d/o-Fed & Taney Osborne Hall    w/o-Unknown  Bur: Mitchell Cemetery Grethel, Floyd County, Ky.

NEWSOME, Noah b. 08-24-1921 d. 10-06-1990 s/o Bert & Cindy Hall Newsome, h/o Vernia Hunter Newsome, bur: Bush Cem, Harold

NEWSOME, Nova Martin  Age, 74, of Teaberry, died Tuesday, January 17, 2006, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Healthcare. Born January 22, 1931, in Teaberry, she was the daughter of the late Bill and Maudie Howell Martin. She was a homemaker and a member of the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, at Teaberry. She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester Newsome. Survivors include four sons: Cecil Newsome Jr., Edward D. Newsome and Lee Roy Newsome, all of Teaberry, and Harold Newsome of Craynor; a brother, Edgar Martin of Teaberry; four sisters: Pearl Jones and Cosetta McClanahan, both of Teaberry, Mary Hamilton of Beaver, and Betty Tackett of Dayton, Ohio; nine grandchildren: Lisa Akers, Michelle Newsome, Jason Newsome, Rocky Newsome, Adam Newsome, Heather Tackett, Heidi Hamilton, Cesilee Newsome, and Chelsea Newsome; and eight great-grandchildren: Seth Newsome, Joshua Newsome, Dalton Hamilton, Aston Tackett, Carly Akers, Cassidy Akers, Sydney Newsome, and Jacob Newsome. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Adren Martin and Andy Martin; two sisters: Verlie Martin and Goldie Martin; and one grandson, Shawn Alan Newsome. Funeral services were conducted Friday, January 20, at 1 p.m., at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, in Teaberry, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Newsome Cemetery, at Mink Branch, in Craynor, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation was at the church, with nightly services at 6 p.m.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Octavia  Age, 71, of Ligon, died Wednesday, January 31, 2001, at her residence, following an extended illness. Born on March 27, 1929, in Pike County, she was the daughter of the late Hairm and Nervie Hall Johnson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tommie Newsome. Survivors include first husband Able Hamilton; two sons, Elbert Newsome of Ligon, Worley Hamilton of Galveston; one daughter, Naomi Slone of Wheelwright; two brothers, Frank Johnson of Beaver, John C. Johnson of Columbus, Ohio; one sister, May Hall of Beaver; and three grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, February 3, at 11 a.m., at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church at Teaberry, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Newsome Cemetery, at Ligon, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church after 6 p.m., Thursday. (FCT'S)

NEWSOME Orga age 75, of Teaberry, died Dec. 2, 1998 at McDowell Hospital. Born Dec. 25, 1922, in Pike CO. d/o the late James Thomas Gillespie and Nancy Emiline McCown Gillespie.  She was preceded in death by husband Cecil Newsome. Survivors include four sons, Andy Lee Newsome, Walker "RED" Nesome, Charles Newsome, Joe Wheeler Newsome; nine dau. Oma Mae Frasure, Nancy Newsome, Brenda Kay Newsome, Martha Jane Martine, Mary Ann Hall, Barbara Faye Shepherd, Kathleen Keer, Marie Burnette Coburn and Karen Lynn Mitchell. Burial is in the Lucy Hall cemetery in Mc Dowell, Kentucky

NEWSOME, Ottis "Pudder"   Obit  New Salem Association Minutes 1995

NEWSOME, Otis (Pudder), B: 9-9-1934  McDowell, Ky., D: 11-22-1994 s/o Charlie & Pricy Jones Newsome, h/o Bonnie Parsons  m/d: 4-19-1963 children: Gilver Keith, Ottis Timothy & Mary Suzanne

NEWSOME, Palestine (Newsom)  Age, 75, of Carpenter Road, Ashtabula, died unexpectedly, Sunday, December 15, 2002, at Ashtabula County Medical Center. She was born April 12, 1927, in McDowell, the daughter of the late Shelby and Burnette (Hall) Newsom and had been an Ashtabula resident most of her life. Mrs. Newsome was a member of Lily of the Valley, Old Regular Baptist Church for 35 years, where she was very involved during her younger years. She also wrote beautiful poetry and enjoyed cooking and crafts. Her survivors include her husband, Chester, whom she married August 22, 1942; 10 children, Carlotta Schlick of Dunnellon, Florida, Randy Newsome of Beverly Hills, Florida, Janette Davis of Concord, Roger D., Ron, Fred, and Gary Newsome, all of Ashtabula; twins, Carl Newsome of Cleveland and Janet McCraken of Geneva, and Sandra David of Ashtabula; 26 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and one sister, Roberta Frasure of McDowell. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Ricky W. Newsome on October 24, 1998, and Michael Ray Newsome; one brother, Paul Newsome and her parents. A service was held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, December 18, at the Lily of the Valley Old Regular Baptist Church, S.R. 84 and Kiwanis Park Drive, Geneva. Scott Hamilton, Evan Hamilton, Larry Newsome, and Jessie Pack, all of the Old Regular Baptist Church, officiated. Burial was in Ridgeview Cemetery. Visitation was at the Ducro Funeral Home, 4524 Elm Avenue, Ashtabula. Memorial contributions may be made to the family.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Paul  Age, 73, of Sun City, Arizona, formerly of Floyd County, died Thursday, November 2, 2000. He was born October 16, 1927, in Floyd County, the son of the late Shelby and Burnett Newsome. He was a factory worker. He is survived by his wife, Elsie Newsome. Other survivors include one son, Richard Newsome of Arizona; three daughters, Lorane Newsome, Patty Newsome, and Bobby Newsome, all of Arizona; two sisters, Roberta Frasure of McDowell, and Palestine Newsome, of Ashtabula, Ohio. Funeral services and burial will be conducted in Arizona.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Phynetta Howell  Age, 56, of McDowell, died Tuesday, January 30, 2001, at her residence, following an extended illness. Born on July 26, 1944, in Grethel, she was the daughter of the late Jay and Hazel Tackett Howell. She is survived by her husband, Daniel Newsome. Survivors include one son, Jeffrey Hall of Grethel; three step-sons, Danny Newsome and Timmy Newsome, both of Orlando, Florida, Curtis Newsome of Ashtabula, Ohio; three daughters, Judy Hall of Fitchfield, Ohio, Joanne Mitchell of Beaver, Jackie Gadd of Berea; three brothers, Carmel Howell, Arnold Howell, and Carl Dean Howell all of Grethel; two sisters, Virgie Yates and Sue Hall, both of Grethel; eight grandchildren and four step-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, February 1, at 11 a.m., at the Zion Old Regular Baptist Church at Grethel, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Tackett Cemetery, at Grethel, under direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Rhodina Vance, B: 11-21-1900  D:12-22-1978, d/o Jarvey and Virgie Tackett Vance children: Robert, Etle, Foster, Tivis. Anthony, Anderson, Malie, Thelma,, Lula Bell and Alice 1 child deceased

NEWSOME, Rofolo   Age 66, of Harold, Ky., husband of Lorene Isaacs Newsome, passed away Monday, March 25, 2002, at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington, Ky. He was born October 20, 1935, in Grethel, Ky., the son of the late Robert Newsome and Effie Hall Newsome. Mr. Newsome was a retired coal miner, and attended the Old Regular Baptist Church. In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Darrell Newsome of Mt. Sterling, Ky.; two daughters, Jackie Scarberry of Harold, Ky., and Gwen Cecil of Georgetown, Ky.; three brothers, Morris Newsome of Harold, Ky., Icess Newsome and Greeley Newsome, both of Grethel, Ky.; three sisters, Josephine Frasure and Joyce Hicks, both of Grethel, Ky., and Genevieve Ball of Lorain, Oh., and five grandchildren, Jordan Scarberry, Ali Cecil, Whitney Newsome, Chasey Newsome, and Baylee Newsome. He was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother, R.S. Newsome. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, March 28, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Newsome Family Cemetery, Grethel, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home. Visitation is at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Ronnie "Cat" , Age 39, of Pikeville, died Feb. 6, 1999. Born Apr. 21, 1959, in Pike Co. s/o Sam Newsome JR. and the Late Edna Newsome. In addition to his father, he is survived by two sons, Todd and John Joseph Newsome; one dau. Ronetta Newsome; four brothers, Eddie Dean, Bobby Gene, Terry Lee and Avery Newsome; two sisters, Denisa Wright and Connie White. Interment is in the Gid Little Cemetery on Caney Highway, Pikeville.

NEWSOME, Ruthie Age 70, of Virgie passed away Friday, July 7, 2000, in her home. Born March 25, 1930, at Virgie, she was the daughter of Andy and Mindy Newsome. She was a homemaker and a member of the Caney Creek Old Regular Baptist Church. She is survived by five sons, Randy Newsome of Morehead, Teddy Newsome of Collins, Tivis Newsome, Jonas Newsome and Scottie Newsome all of Penny Highway; four daughters, Clara Bartley of Robinson Creek, Brenda Kiser of Penny Highway, Mindy Fleming of Virgie, Carolyn Kiser of Douglas Parkway; one brother, Chester Newsome of Albien, Michigan; 16 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; spouse, Charlie Newsome; one son, Millard Newsome; 11 brothers and sisters. Interment  at the Newsome Branch Cemetery in Virgie.

NEWSOME, Sadie Gillespie  Age, 46, of Craynor, died Saturday, April 8, 2006, at her residence. Born March 20, 1960, in Pike County, she was the daughter of William (Bud) Gillespie of Pikeville, and Molly C. Howell of Galveston. She was a homemaker, and member of the Zion Old Regular Baptist Church, in Grethel. She is survived by her husband, Jonah Newsome. Other survivors include her sons: Jonathan Newsome and Christopher Newsome, both of Craynor; a daughter, Natasha Stella Justice of Teaberry; brothers: Ricky Gillespie and Jimmy Gillespie, both of Galveston; sisters, Irene Hamilton of Paintsville, and Mary Ann Hall and Lovina Lou Hall, both of Galveston; and a grandson, Ezrie Farley Justice. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, April 11, at 11 a.m., at the Zion Old Regular Baptist Church, in Grethel, with ministers of the Old Regular Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in the Morris Newsom Family Cemetery, in Grethel, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation was at the church.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Shannon
Age 38, of Topmost, died Jan. 9, 1999. Born Mar. 29, 1960, in Melvin, s/o the late Foster and Dorthy Mae Hall Newsome. Survivors include six brothers, David, Jackie, Darrell, Dazzie (Bo), Bobby Gene and Michael Newsome; four sisters Carol Sue Slone, Linda Sue Fields, Denise Lynn Swiney and Bernice Collins. Burial was in the Mathew Tackett Cemetery at Melvin.

NEWSOME, Tippy Ann   D: age 63, d/o Jim and Martha Younce Mitchell, w/o Robert Newsome children: Thelma Marie, Bertha Ann, Pluma Gene, Frank, Robert Jr. and, Andy Ray bro-sis: Ola, Marie and Betty

NEWSOM, Tivis Newberry "Tee"  87, of Teaberry, died Wednesday, April 12, 2000, at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital, following an extended illness. He was born on February 2, 1913, in Craynor. the son of the late Noah Newsom and Anzie Brown Newsom. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the UMWA Local No. 1399. Survivors include seven sons, Denver Newsome, Randell Newsome, Verl Newsome, and Ronnie Newsome, all of Teaberry, Shirley Newsome and Donald Ray Newsome, both of Beaver, Michael Gene Newsome of Grethel; two daughters, Joy Newsome and Ruby Newsome Jones, both of Teaberry; 25 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Burial was in the Hall Cemetery, at Grethel. Serving as pallbearers were Darrell Newsome, Toby Newsome, Chris Newsome, Sannon Newsome, Lance Jones, Derrick Newsome, Stevie Newsome, and Darren Newsome. Honorary pallbearers were David Newsome, Stuart Newsome, Jeff Newsome, Greg Newsome, Trace Jones, Trevor Jones, Mark Newsome and Brad Newsome.

NEWSOME, Vernia  Age, 83, of Betsy Layne, died Tuesday, December 7, 2004, at the Pikeville Medical Center. Born November 9, 1921, in Honaker, she was the daughter of the late B.J. and Armenta Marshall Hunter. She was a retired custodian of Betsy Layne High School, and a member of the Prestonsburg Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, Noah Newsome. Survivors include four sons: B.J. Newsome and Bill Newsome, both of Harold, Ricky Newsome of Betsy Layne; and Tim Newsome of Chicago, Illinois; four daughters: Roberta Sturgill of Chicago, Illinois, and Ethel Sturgill, Jacqueline McCutcheon and Rhyonda Collins, all of Betsy Layne; one brother, Delmar Hunter; 24 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Earnest Hunter; and three sisters: Elizabeth Scott, Anna Hunter and Dollie Marshall. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, December 10, at 1 p.m., at the Prestonsburg Church of Christ, with Tim Blankenship officiating. Burial will be in the Bush Cemetery, at Harold, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin. Visitation is at the church. Active pallbearers: Terry McCutcheon, Chris Bias, Lloyd Bias, Todd Sturgill, Rodney Sturgill, Bryon Sturgill, Steve Newsome, Bud Newsome, Tim Newsome, Derrick Newsome, Tony McCutcheon and Charles Duncan.  (FCT'S)

NEWSOME, Victor Bradley    Age 36, of Harold, died Friday, November 3, 2006, at the McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born April 6, 1970, in Martin, he was the son of Brenda Ray Newsome of Ligon, and the late Anderson Newsome. He was an electrician for the coal mines. He is survived by his wife, Marsha Adkins Newsome. Other survivors include three sons: Austin Bradley Newsome of Prestonsburg, Donovan Bradley Newsome of Pikeville, and Dalton Tanner Newsome of Harold; two step-daughters: Danielle Adkins of Harold, and Kayla Layne of Pikeville; three brothers: Charles Newsome of Prestonsburg, Phillip Newsome of McDowell, and Jamie Newsome of Ligon; and a sister, Melinda Gayheart of Ligon. In addition to father, he was preceded in death by two brothers: Carl Newsome and Timothy Paul Newsome. Funeral services were held Tuesday, November 7, at 11 a.m., at the Pilgrims Home Old Regular Baptist Church, in Grethel, with Old Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Burial was in the Newsome Family Cemetery, in Craynor, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Visitation was at the Church. (FCT'S 11-22-2006)

NEWSOME, Virdie Little, B: 8-10-1902  D: 4-28-1976, d/o Lafe and Mary M. Little, w/o Charley Newsome  married: 6-10-1927, children: Bonnie, Betty, Greta, Joyce, Mary, Nora and William  3 stepchildren: Bethel, Blue and Bert, brothers and sisters: Bil, James, Mikey, Dovie, Maggie, Julia and Beulah

NEWSOME, Wanda Lou Hamilton Age 56, of Pikeville, d. February 25, 1998, Born June 18, 1941 at Martin, d/o  Squire  and Hazel Halbert Hamilton. She was a member of the Community Church of God in Jesus Name, Arkansas Creek, w/o , Gary Newsome; two sons, John Curtis Hall of Stanville and Squire Gregory Hall of Pikeville; one step- son, Michael Newsome of Loraine, Ohio; one daughter, Hazel Melinda Leanne Belcher of Pikeville. Burial was in the Newsome Cemetery at Craynor

NICHOLS, Elmer  Age 78, of East Point, died Sunday, August 10, 2003, at Riverview Health Care Center. Born June 8, 1925, in Floyd County, he was the son of the late Edward Lee and Elizabeth Allen Nichols. He was a disabled laborer. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rebecca Jarrell Nichols. Survivors include special friends, Cecil and Anna B. Jervis, Audrey and Joey Campbell, Tillis and Jessica Jervis, as well as many others. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Earl and Ernie Nichols. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 13, at 1:00 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Herman Roberts will officiate. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery, in Prestonsburg. Visitation was held at the funeral home.  (FCT'S)

NICHOLS, Henry “Josh”  Age, 82, Washington Street, Wapakoneta, Ohio, died at 1:45 p.m., Monday, July 9, 2001, at his residence. He was born December 29, 1918, in Prestonsburg, Ky., a son of the late Tobe and Martha Stricklin Nichols. He was a World War II, U.S. Army veteran. On May 25, 1946, he married Ruby Roop, who survives. He also is survived by two sons, Donnie L. (Susan) Nichols of Wapakoneta, and Terry D. (Elaine) Nichols of Columbus; a daughter, Sheila (William) Doering of Buckland; a brother, Preston Nichols of Prestonsburg; four grandchildren: Natalie Perry, Matthew, Katie and Angela Nichols; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Edna Clark. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 12, at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta, with the Rev. Stephen Smitley officating. Burial followed in Greenlawn Cemetery in Wapakoneta, where military graveside services were conducted by the Wapakoneta Veterans of Foreign Wars. (FCT'S)

NICHOLS, Ollie Young   Age, 94, of East Point, formerly of Franklin, Ohio, died Friday, September 15, 2000, at the residence of her daughter, following an extended illness. Born on February 21, 1906, at Lowmansville, she was the daughter of the late Joseph H. Young and Mary F. Lyons Young. She was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Nichols. Survivors include three daughters, Lillian Conley of East Point, Mary O. Dooley and Julia Duchemin, both of Franklin, Ohio; two sons, John N. Griffith of Springboro, Ohio, Bill Griffith of Franklin, Ohio; four step-children, 19 grandchildren, 49 great-grandchildren, 12 great-great-grandchildren and 20 step-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, September 18, at 2 p.m., at the Franklin Freewill Baptist Church, Franklin, Ohio, with Dencil Ousley officiating. Burial was in the Springboro Cemetery, Springboro, Ohio. Local arrangements were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home and arrangements in Franklin, Ohio were by Eaton, Anderson and Unglesby Funeral Home.  (FCT'S) 

NICHOLS, Preston  Age 68, of Prestonsburg, passed away Thursday, January 16, 2003, at the Highlands Regional Medical Center, following an extended illness. He was born April 28, 1934, in Prestonsburg, a son of the late Tobe and Martha (Stricklin) Nichols. He was a veteran, having served in the U.S. Army. He was retired from the Ky. and West Virginia Gas Company, where he was a foreman. He is survived by his wife, Verline (Calhoun) Nichols. Other survivors include one daughter, Tammy White of Indianapolis, Indiana; and one grandchild, Dylan Bradley. He was a Mason, a member of Zebulon Lodge No. 273, F&AM, at Prestonsburg; a member of Prestonsburg Chapter No. 182, of Prestonsburg; Fred W. McKenzie Council No. 98 of Paintsville; Paintsville Commandery No. 48 of Paintsville; and was a Shriner, a member of El Hasa Temple at Ashland. Funeral services were conducted Monday, January 20, at 11 a.m., at the Burke Funeral Home, Prestonsburg, with Rev. Bobby Joe Spencer officiating. Burial was in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, under the direction of Burke Funeral Home. Visitation was at the funeral home, where Masonic services were held Sunday, January 19.  (FCT'S)

NICHOLSON, Virginia L. Compton Wells   Age, 79, of Albion, Michigan, died Friday, October 6, 2000, at Borgess Medical Center, Kalamazoo, Michigan. She was born May 6, 1921, at Weeksbury, the daughter of the late Scott and Mattie Hall Compton. She was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church at Albion, Michigan, and was a former owner and operator of a restaurant at McDowell. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Everett Wells, and her second husband, Nick Nicholson. She is survived by her third husband, Curtis Layne of Salyersville. Other survivors include one son, Robert Layne of Quincy, Michigan; one brother, Marvin Compton of Tallahassee, Florida; five grandsons, one granddaughter, and fifteen great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, October 10, at the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Jim Snyder officiating. Burial was in the Clark-May Cemetery, at Stephens Branch, under the direction of Hall Funeral Home. Pallbearers were James E. Layne, Zackery T. Layne, Richard Eugene Layne, Raymond Lee Layne, David Scott Layne, Robert Pullen, and Johnny Layne.  (FCT'S)

NICKELS, Bee, B: 2-11-1902  Mousie, Ky.  D: 4-15-1983, s/o Nathaniel & Glathey Moore Nickels, h/o Dina Jones  8-28-1919, children: Gracie, Aileen, Mabel D., Glenda J., Leonard, Jimmy C., 2, deceased
bro-sis: Rhoda, Virgie, Elder Troy, Sid & Bert

NICKELS, Bulah , Age 87, of Wayland, d., May 22, 1998, at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital. B. December 9, 1910 at Mousie,d/o  Ballard Hicks and Ora Wicker Hicks. w/o Birt Nickles. Survivors include three sons, Ancil Nickles of Plymouth, Ohio, Shannon Nickles of Wayland, and Leslie Darrel Nickles of Kendallville, Indiana; two daughters, Pearl Martin of Crittenden, and Pauline Chaffins of LaGrange, Ohio; three brothers, Curtis Hicks of Kendallville, Indiana, Ballard Hicks Jr. of LaGrange, Ohio, and Roger Hicks of West Liberty; two sisters, Lucy Moore of Kendallville, Indiana, and Dorsie Patton of Eastern. Burial was in the Whitt Martin Cemetery at Topmost.

Nickles, Dina Jones , Age 93, of Dema, died , January 25, 1999, at the Pikeville Methodist She was born in Knott County, on July 8, 1905 d/o Miles Jones and Ollie Slone Jones. w/o, Bee Nickles. She is survived by two sons, Leonard Nickles and Jimmy C. Nickles, both of Dema; four sisters, Gracie Branham of Lackey, Aileen Cook and Glenda Allen, both of Dema, and Mable Slone o£ Ohio; two brothers, Herbert Jones and Curt Jones, both of Michigan; four sisters, Versa Addis of McDowell, Lena Allen of Eastern, Luna Combs of Prestonsburg, and Verna Hall of Madison Heights, Michigan, Burial was at the Turner Cemetery at Dema, under direction of Hindman Funeral Services.

NICKLES, Essie Schrader , Age 84, of Auxier, died Monday, September 8, 1997, at Riverview Manor Nursing Home in Prestonsburg Bom October 6, 1912 at Dema, d/o Elbert and Betty Little. She was a membes of the Old Regular Baptist Church for 50 years. w/o  Preston Schrader. Survivors include four sons, Kelly Schrader of Willard, Ohio, Eddie R. Schrader of Auxier, Jim Schrader of Jeffersontown, and Bill Schrader of Plymouth, Ohio; two daughters, Betty Mosley of Shelby, Ohio, and Mary Simmons of Shelbyville; two sisters, Lula Bates of Pikeville and Lona Green of Thelma; and 17 grandchildren.  Burial will be in the Turner Cemetery at Dema 

 NIDZIELSKI, Edward Age 54, of Melvin, formerly of Detroit, Michigan, died Friday, October 15, 1999, at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, following an extended illness. Born June 17, 1945, in Michigan, he was the son of the late Edward Anothy and Hilda Nidzielski. He was a disabled painter. Survivors include three sons, J.D. Skeens of Melvin, Jason Skeens of Detroit, Michigan, and Eddie Nidzielski of Michigan; six daughters, Ella Skeens and Veronica Skeens, both of Detroit, Michigan, and Madgeline Nidzielski, Candi Nidzielski, Loretta Nidzielski and Sandra Nidzielski, all of Michigan; one sister, Hilda Essenmacher of Detroit, Michigan;  Burial  in the Skeens Family Cemetery at Melvin.

NIEMI, Emogene Hicks  Obit   New Salem Association Minutes 1995

NITCHIE, Mattie B.  Age 72 of Ypsilanti, MI formerly of Hunter, KY passed away on March 9,1980.Mattie was survived by 3 daughters Clara, Minnie, and Mae and 2 sons Sammie and Pete. Burial Was in the family cemetery at Hunter, KY  Submitted by Michelle "Cross" Stump

Noble, Estill Age, 47, of Emmalena, died January 7, 1999, at his home. He was bom in Knott County, on April 8, 1951, the son of Daniel Noble and Rhoda Everage. He is survived by his wife, Rosa Lena Noble; mother, Rhoda Everage; one son, Esfill Lee Noble of Emmalena; one daughter, Evelyn Sue Smith of Hueysville; five brothers, Homer of West Liberty, Riley of LaGrange, Indiana, Clayburn and James Chalmer of Emmalena, and South Jr. of Lexington; two sisters, Sally Ann of Lotts Creek, and Mary Jane of Hazard; two grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, January 10, at noon, at the Lotts Creek United Baptist Church, with Charles Smith, Corbett Ritchie, Carlos Everage, Odis Hall and Jimmy Hylton officiating. Burial was in the Noble Family Cemetery at Emmalena, under the direction of the Hindman Funeral Services.

NOE, Elsie "Granny" , Age 84, of Prestonsburg, w/o George Noe, d. June 3, 1998, b. May 30, 1914, d/o  Charlie Weaver and Rissie Smith Wilson.

NOLAN, Delia Mae Moore  Age, 89, of Prestonsburg, died Friday, August 23, 2002, at Highlands Regional Medical Center. Born on June 2, 1913, at Lily, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late John Moore and Rebecca M. Jones Moore. She retired from the Jefferson County Board of Education; was a member of the First Baptist Church, Prestonsburg, and the Prestonsburg Senior Citizens. Survivors include one daughter, Betty Kalos of Prestonsburg; four sisters, Beulah Cassidy of Corbin, Wanda Casey of Keavy, Rotha Smith of Lily, and Edith Cole of Hamilton, Ohio; three grandchildren, Dee Dee Callis of Prestonsburg, Mitchell Kalos of Charleston, West Virginia, Brad Kalos of New York, New York; and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Monday, August 26, at 11 a.m., at the First Baptist Church, Prestonsburg, with Dr. Floyd Price officiating. Interment was at Highland Memorial Park, Staffordsville, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Prestonsburg. Pallbearers: Jacob Callis, Nick Kalos, Daniel Kalos, Dustin Kalos, Paul Nunn, Pete Jarvis, Ron Johnson, Cam Garrett, Estill Carter, Andy Elliott, and Charles Hale. (FCT'S)

NOLAN, William McKinley   Age, 92, of Prestonsburg, died Wednesday, September 22, 1999, at his residence. Born July 15, 1907, in Laurel County, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Elhanel and Millie Bruner Nolan., He was a former store keeper .for 'the Louisville and Nashville Railroad Company, and an ordained Baptist minister. He was a member of the First Baptist Church, Prestonsburg. Survivors include his wife, Delia Mae Moore Nolan; one daughter, Betty Kalos of Prestonsburg; one brother, Fayette Nolan of Vallonia, Indiana; one sister, Fannie Gambril of Corbin.  Burial  in the Highland Memorial Park at Staffordsville

NORRIS, Josephine   Age, 78, of Warsaw, Indiana, died Friday, September 1, 2000, at Mason Health Care in Warsaw. She was born April 12, 1922, at Prestonsburg, the daughter of Frank and Susan Simpson Harris. She had been in the Warsaw area since 1944 and had been a nurse's aide at Miller's Merry Manor. She was affiliated with the Church of Jesus Christ. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Columbus Martin. In addition to her husband, Lee Norris, she is survived by two sons, Grover and Junior Martin, both of Warsaw; six daughters, Anna Bailey of Leesburg, Indiana, Christine Love of Bristol, Indiana, Mary Prout of Warsaw, Kate Neinow of Cocoa, Florida, Sarah Working of New Port Richey, Florida, and Helen Melkonian of Williamsburg, Virginia; two stepdaughters, Beverly Sue Green of Benton Harbor, Michigan, and Marlene Tudor of Elkhart, Indiana; one stepson, Burdette Herschel Norris of Mishawaka, Indiana; two brothers, Fred Harris of Warsaw and Jack Harris of Evansville, Indiana; and one sister, Georgia Shepherd of Prestonsburg. The funeral is today, September 6, at 11 a.m., at McHatton Sadler Funeral Chapel in Warsaw, with Pastor Gary Paxton officiating. Burial will be in the Oakwood Cemetery in Warsaw.  (FCT'S)

NUNEMAKER, Carl    AGE: 68 OF: River Rouge, MI formerly of Floyd County  DATE OF BIRTH: February 23, 1939 PLACE: Amba, KY   DATE OF DEATH: May 31, 2007   WHERE: Highlands Regional Medical Center – Prestonsburg, KY   FACTS OF IMPORTANCE: Sanitation for Waste Management and a member of Church of God in Michigan.  PARENTS: the late Clarence and Virgie Keathley Nunemaker  HUSBAND OR WIFE:   OTHER SURVIVORS: 3 sons: Johnny Ray Nunemaker of Emma, KY , George Lee Nunemaker of River Rouge, MI and Matthew Nunemaker of Dearborn Heights, MI ; 2 daughters: Sheila Boyd of Emma, KY and Monica Boyd of Harold, KY ; 2 brothers: Oscar Nunemaker of Tenn. And Clarence Vernon Nunemaker of Hager Hill, KY; 8 Grandchildren and 4 Great- Grandchildren.  DECEASED RELATIVES: parents, 2 sisters: Emma Jean Frasure and Lottie Earney  TIME AND PLACE OF SERVICES: 11am (Sunday) June 3, 2007 Nelson Frazier Funeral Home Martin, KY.  OFFICIATING: Gary Jarrell, Doug Marshall and Donnie Hall  VISITATION: after 6pm Friday here at the funeral home  BURIAL: Boyd Cemetery  Cold Water (Harold) KY  (Nelson Frazier Funeral Home)

NUNNERY, Arnold C. b. 04-24-1922 d. 11-03-1990 s/o Sam & Lucy Ratliff Nunnery, bur: Hobson Fam Cem, Johns Creek, KY   

NUNNERY, Donald Clark   Age, 60, of Lexington, formerly of Prestonsburg, passed away Saturday night, April 14, 2007. He was the son of Lucille Nunnery and the late Byron D. Nunnery. He was a graduate of the University of Kentucky, with post-graduate degree from Eastern Kentucky University. He was a former teacher and assistant football coach at Prestonsburg High School, and also served on the City Council, and was personnel director at Highlands Regional Medical Center. He is survived by his wife, Darnell Bowen Nunnery of Lexington. In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by a son, Rick Nunnery of Lexington; a daughter, Traci McMillen of Morehead; a brother, B. Dixon Nunnery of Prestonsburg; three sisters: Barbara Graves (Steve) of Lexington, Mary Castle (Mike) of Prestonsburg; and Leigh Stanley (Ron) of Lexington; nieces: Kristi Slone and Kimi Nunnery, both of Prestonsburg; and Lindsey Sutton, Cate Stanley, and Taylor Stanley, all of Lexington; nephews: B.D. Nunnery of Prestonsburg; and Michael Castle, Grant Castle, Matt Graves, David Graves, and Drew Stanley, all of Lexington; three beautiful grandchildren: Kelsey Damron, Callie McMillen, and Dakota McMillen; and eight great-nieces and nephews. Burial was Tuesday, April 17th, at Lexington Cemetery, under the direction of Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Road.  (FCT'S  04-18-2007)


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