January 14, 2009 RSS feed / Obituaries

James Hampton succumbs at 79

James Hampton died January 11 at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital. He was 79 years old. A son of the late Martin and Isia McFall, he was born in Letcher County. He was married to the late Aileen Bentley. Hampton was a U.S. More...

Services are held for Ada Campbell

Ada Griffith Campbell, 90, of Swannonoa, N.C., died December 29. She was a daughter of the late James and Frankie Watts Griffith of Hallie, and was the widow of Fess Campbell. More...

Joy G. Tarleton buried in Ohio

Joy G. Tarleton, 80, of Worthington, Ohio, died January 9 after a long illness. She was a daughter of the late Arizona and John Arrington, and a brother of the late Jerry Ray Arrington. Surviving are her husband, George O. More...

Services are held for Daniel Sandlin

Funeral services for Daniel Dwayne Sandlin, 37, were held January 9 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery in Ermine. Born in Letcher County, he was a son of Daniel Sandlin Sr. More...

Lewis rites held

Wallace Lewis, 58, of Gordon died January 8 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born in Letcher County, he was son of the late Astor and Rosa Boggs Lewis. He was a brother of the late Maurice Lewis and Darrell Lewis. More...

Services are held for Chad Gilliam

Funeral services for Lance Corporal Chadwick "Chad" Allen Gilliam, 29, of Mayking, were held January 12 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Haven of Rest Cemetery at Mayking. More...

Services are held for Harvey Sturgill

Harvey Eli Sturgill, 59, died December 25 at his home in Eidson, Tenn. A son of the late Glenna Sturgill Baker and James Sturgill, he was a craftsman. Survivor is a sister, Wanda Winters-Gutierrez of Texas. More...