March 21, 2018 RSS feed / Obituaries

Ida Adams buried at Ermine

Funeral services for Ida Pearl Adams, 73, were held March 18 in Whitesburg. Burial was in Green Acres Memorial Park at Ermine.  A daughter of the late Prentice and Claudia Foster Goodlett, she was born in Bloomfield. More...

Lewis Griffith buried at Ermine

Lewis James Griffith, of Millstone, died March 16 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.  A son of the late Charles and Francis Jane Wybenga Griffith, he was a brother of the late Joseph Griffith and Kenneth Griffith.  More...

Jake King Jr. succumbs at 82

Jake King Jr. 82, died Sunday, February 25.  Born June 14, 1935 to the late Jake King Sr. More...

Sheila Meade Johnson. 72, dies

Funeral services for Sheila Meade Johnson, 72, of Neon, were held March 18 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. More...

Rites held for Sophia Back

Sophie Back, 90, of Liberty, died at the Liberty Care Center on March 18.  A daughter of the late Mark and Mallie Caudill Fields, she was the widow of Vyron Back.  Surviving are a son, Bobby Back and wife Mollie of Liberty; two brothers, Ly More...

Earnest Maggard dies in Florida

Funeral services for Earnest Maggard, 95, of Florida, were held March 14 in Whitesburg. More...

Opal Cook buried at UZ

Opal Faye Cook, 82, of Whitesburg, died March 16 at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital.  More...

Services held for Eunice Frazier

Eunice Frazier, 89, a native of Letcher County, died at her home in Charlestown, Indiana on March 12.  She was born on November 5, 1928 to Noah and Mary Eldridge Fields. More...

Scottie Joe Short dies at 42

Scottie Joe Short, 42, died March 13 at his home in Mayking.  He was a son of Alice Sturgill Short and the late Claude Short  Surviving in addition to his mother are three sons, Caleb Short, Nathan Short, and Nigel Short; four brothers, Cla More...

Services set for Ronald Pike

Ronald Keith Pike, 61, of Isom, died March 17 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Healthcare Center.  He was a son of the late Lee and Maxie Craft Pike.  More...

Services Friday for Hassie Short

Hassie Short, 91, of Jackhorn, died March 19 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.  A daughter of the late Town and Mary Blair Hall- Yonts, she was a stepdaughter of the late Ernest Yonts and the widow of Mick Short. More...

Rites held for Elmer Sexton

Elmer Elwood Sexton, 84, died March 16 at his residence in Whitesburg.  A son of the late Thomas and Virgie Quillen Sexton he was the widower of Ona Faye Triplett Sexton.  Mr. Sexton was a U.S. More...

Michael Webb succumbs at 71

Michael Dale Webb, 71, of Payne Gap, died March 10 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.  A son of Blanche I. Sexton Webb and the late Henry M. Webb, Jr., he was a member of the Sons of the Confederacy.  More...