February 3, 2016 RSS feed / Obituaries

Flona Sexton dies at 74

Funeral services for Flona Lee Sexton, 74, will be held at 1 p.m., today, February 3, at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. More...

Rites held for Bradley Gibson

Bradley Gibson, 66, of Neon, died January 31 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard.  A son of the late Ralph and Esbie Gibson, he was a brother of the late Joyce A. More...

Merrel Morgan dies in Florida

Merrel Morgan, 78, of Bascom, Fla., died January 22 at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.  A native of Whitesburg, he was a son of the late Bennett and Bertie Holcomb Morgan, and the father of the late Sharon Marie Casey.  He was a heavy equipm More...

Rites held for Ray Dean Adams

Ray Dean Adams, 74, died January 28 at his home at Blackey.  A son of the late Mose and Goldie Caudill Adams, he was a brother of the late Jimmy Lane Adams and a grandfather of the late Cassie Adams.  He had been a member of the United Mine More...

Can Potter dies at 89

Can Potter, 89 of Dandridge, Tenn., formerly of Letcher County, died January 26.  The widower of Bessie Jean Potter, he was the father of the late Lonnie Potter, and a grandfather of the late Joe Holmes, Jr.  Mr. More...

Services held for Doug Pendleton

Funeral services for Doug Pendleton, 72, were held January 30 at the Cowan Chapel Church. More...

Wilma Webb buried at Dry Fork

Wilma Lee Tyree Webb, 60, died January 26 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.  Born in Whitesburg to the late Garfield and Ola Brown Tyree, she was also preceded in death by two grandchildren.  Surviving are a son, Charlie Webb of More...

Rites held for Mrs. Johnson

Wilma Leigh Johnson, 47, of Kingsport, Tenn., died January 23 at her residence.  She was a daughter of George and Aileen Slone Couch of Thornton.  More...

Services held for Wayne Akemon

Wayne Akemon, 65, died January 29 at his home on Big Branch.  A son of the late Carlo and Mandy Cornett Akemon, he was the widower of Wanda Akemon.  He was the stepfather of the late Glenna Halcomb, and a brother of the late Henry Akemon, H More...

Services held for Eddie Bates

Eddie Bates, 97, of Nicholasville, died January 25 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.  He was a son of the late Washington and Annie Bates.  Surviving are two sons, Rod Bates and wife Cindy of Stanford, and Ren Bates and wife Jan; a More...