April 11, 2018 RSS feed / Obituaries

Virginia Staples dies at 86

Virginia R. Staples, 86, died Saturday, April 7, at her home in North Smithfield, R.I.  Born in Whitco, she was a daughter of the late William and Cordelia Cuzzort Hammonds.  More...

Ruth Ward succumbs at 89

Former Whitesburg resident Ruth Eleanor Peyton Ward, 89, of Lexington, died March 30.  Born in Harlan County to the late George and Lela Peyton, she was the widow of J.T. More...

Sharon June Anderson dies

Sharon June Anderson, 72, of Sunman, Ind., died April 4 at Margaret Mary Hospital in Batesville, Ind.  A daughter of the late Navire and Grace Cornett Ison, she was the widow of Billy Ray Anderson.  More...

Betty Jo Adams succumbs at 60

Funeral services for Betty Jo Adams, 60, were held April 6 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. More...

Rites held for Wesley Hall

Funeral services for Wesley “Buggy” Hall, 55, of Neon, were held April 7 in Whitesburg. More...

Rites held for Emma Barker

Former McRoberts resident Emma Jean Barker, 90, of Harrogate, Tenn., died April 2 at Tri-State Health and Rehabilitation Center.  Born in Neon, she was a daughter of the late Tennison and Melissabell Marie Fuller Ferguson and the widow of David More...

Charles Stidham dies at 68

Funeral services for Charles Allen Stidham, 68, were held April 6 at Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.  Born in Millstone, he was a son of the late Nathan and Mildred Evans Stidham. More...

Services held for Ivan Cornett

Ivan Gay Cornett, 82, of Linefork, died April 5 at Tri City Nursing Home.  A son of the late Edward and Susan Cornett, he was a brother of the late Coolidge Cornett, Kenneth Cornett, and Warren Cornett.  More...

Services set for Brenda Gross

Brenda Faye Burke Gross, 69, died April 9 at her home in Eolia.  A daughter of the late John Doyle and Nettie Dotson Burke, she was the widow of Tony Gross.  Mrs. More...

Gary Dean Yonts, 80, dies

Gary Dean Yonts, 80, of Lexington, died April 2 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center.  He was born in Letcher County to the late Marcus Van Yonts and Anna Lee Skaggs.  He was graduated from Fleming-Neon High School, and received a m More...

Olly Carter dies at 96

Olly H. More...

Services held for Alice Wright

Alice Faye Tilley Wright, 80, died April 1 at Grady Memorial Hospital in Delaware, Ohio.  Born in Fleming to the late William and Imogene Phillips Tilley, she was the widow of Leslie Wright.  More...