August 3, 2011 RSS feed / Obituaries

Services held for Doug Blair

Funeral services for Doug Blair, 75, of Camp Branch, were held July 30 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.  A son of the late Charlie Blair and Irene Engle Bates, he died July 28 at Pikeville Medical Center. More...

Phyllistine Watson, 63, succumbs

Phyllistine Watson, 63, of Ferndale, Mich., died July 30 in Southfield, Mich.  She was born in Jeremiah to Grace Ison and the late Elisha Ison.  Surviving in addition to her mother are her husband,   Raymond Watson; a son, Monte Watson More...

Services held for Benjamin Fisher

Funeral services for Benjamin Paul Fisher, 21, were held July 29 at the First Baptist Church in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Douglas Day Cemetery in Whitesburg.  A son of Bobby D. More...

Patricia Ann Ison buried at Cowan

Funeral services for Patricia Ann Ison, 70, of Cowan, were held July 29 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Caudill Cemetery at Cowan.  A daughter of the late Leonard and Arrie Akemon Younce, she was the widow of Bobby Joe Ison. More...

Services held for Bartie Bates

Bartie Uhrel Bates died July 19.  Born in Letcher County, he was a son of the late Barzella and Medra Bates and was also preceded in death by his two former wives, Sharon Santo Bates and Bettie Amster Bates.  More...

Services are held for Lovel Sturgill

Funeral services for Lovel Banks Sturgill, 88, were held August 2 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in the Dinah Blair Cemetery at Cowan.  A daughter of the late Hiram F. and Frances Collins Banks, she was born in Letcher County. More...

Shelia Yinger dies in accident

Former Whitesburg resident Shelia Jan Yinger, 59, of Ashland, died July 21 from injuries resulting from a car accident.  A daughter of the late Jerry and Beulah Yinger, she was a sister of the late Jimmy Yinger. More...

Peter Johnson dies at 68

Peter Johnson, 68, died July 28 at his home at Big Shelby Creek.  Born in Pike County, he was a son of the late Russell and Madgie Childers Johnson and the husband of the late Zella Faye Johnson. More...

Nellie Wagner, 91, dies in Ohio

Former Mayking resident Nellie Wagner, 91, died July 27 at her home in Middletown, Ohio.  More...

Services are held for Beverly Clark

Funeral services for Beverly ‘Cookie’ Clark, 56, of Pikeville, were held July 29. Burial was in the Brent Ridge Cemetery at Meta.  A daughter of the late Teddy R. and Evelyn Justice Branham, she was born in Pike County. More...