July 23, 2014 RSS feed / Obituaries

Bobby Breeding dies at 79

Bobby D. Breeding, 79, of Mt. Sterling, died June 14 at St. Joseph Mt. Sterling Hospital. Born in Whitesburg to the late Charles and Nan Adams Breeding, he was retired as principal of Mt. Sterling Elementary School, and was a farmer. More...

Services set for Ella V. Preston

Funeral services for Ella V. Preston, 97, of Florence, will be held at noon today ( Wednesday) at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. More...

William B. Sturgill dies

Note: A memorial service for former Letcher County coal operator William B. Sturgill was scheduled for today (Wednesday) at 1 p.m. at the Second Presbyterian Church in Lexington. The following report appeared Monday in the Lexington Herald-Leader. More...

Services held for Carol Litts

Carol Anne Litts, 60, of Jenkins, died July 15 at St. Joseph Hospice Center in Lexington. Born in Norton, Va., to Thelma Hidvegi Litts and the late Raymond C. Litts, she was a lifelong resident of Jenkins. More...

Evelee Cowgill, 81, dies in Ohio

Evelee Cowgill, 81, of Marion, Ohio, died July 21. Born in Whitesburg, she was a daughter of the late Watson G. and Sallie Brown Cornett. She was the widow of Robert R. “Bob” Cowgill, and a sister of the late Burchel Cornett, John B. More...