April 12, 2017 RSS feed / Obituaries

Freda Bartuka succumbs at 89

Freda Bartuka, 89, died April 3 at her home in Whitesburg.  A daughter of the late Edgar Wright and Grace Owens Obroff, she was the widow of John Bartuka.  More...

Jeffrey Breeding, 56, dies

Funeral services for Jeffrey Dean Breeding, 56, of Neon, will be held at 1 p.m. today, April 12, in Whitesburg. More...

Services held for Lena Collins

Funeral services for Lena Collins, 84, of Clayton, Ind., were held April 6 at the Mount Olivet Old Regular Baptist Church. More...

Ralph Layne dies in Texas

Ralph Emerson Layne, 79, born in Akron, Ohio, he died March 11, in Pflugerville, Texas, surrounded by family and friends.  Having grown up in Jenkins, he was graduated in the class of 1956 from Jenkins High School and attended Eastern Kentucky U More...

Mushroom hunters discover body of man killed in wreck

Funeral services were held Tuesday for a Gordon man whose body was found Friday after a motorcycle crash two days earlier.  More...

Rites held for Margaret Holbrook

Margaret L. Holbrook, 69, died April 6 at Parkview Nursing Home in Pike County.  A daughter of the late Jerrell and Georgia McCall Webb, she was the widow of Larry Dean Holbrook. More...

Services held for Earl Taylor

Earl Taylor, 67, of Isom, died April 6 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard.  Mr. Taylor was a son of the late William and Lake Tyree Taylor and the father of the late Latisha Taylor. More...

Services held for Larry Brown

Larry Dean Brown, 62, died April 7 at Pikeville Medical Center.  Born in Neon to the late John H. More...

Irene Dixon buried at Red Star

Irene Dixon, of Red Star, died April 9 at Isom.  She was the daughter of Henry and Minerva Kimbley, and the widow of Edgar Dixon. She was also preceded in death by sons, Billy C. Dixon and Henry E. More...

Sunset Breeding dies at 70

Sunset Breeding, 70, of Whitesburg, died April 4 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.  Born in Whitesburg to the late Frank Breeding and Magdline Kiser Joseph, he was also preceded in death by three brothers, Johnny, James and William.&n More...