May 17, 2017 RSS feed / Obituaries

Chester Lee Hatton, 78, dies

Funeral services for the Rev. Chester Lee Hatton, 78, of Russell Springs, will be held at 1 p.m. today (May 17) in Whitesburg. Burial will be in the R.B. Caudill Cemetery in Whitco.  He died May 14 after a long illness.  More...

Shelby Akemon buried at Hallie

Shelby Dean Akemon, 63, died May 14 at his residence at Hallie.  A son of the late Carlo and Mandy Cornett Akemon, he was also preceded in death by two daughters, Amanda Carol Akemon and Andrea Jean Akemon; five brothers, Henry Akemon, Hillard A More...

Benjamin Franklin dies at 74

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Life of Oma Smith to be celebrated

To celebrate the life of Oma Smith, there will be a gathering of family and friends at noon on Thursday, May 25, at The Pine Mountain Grill in Whitesburg.  Lee Oma McCloud Smith died on March 19 at Town Center in Avon Lake, Ohio.  More...

Rites held for Lisa Ann Bates

Lisa Ann Bates, 41, died May 13 at her home in Colson.  She was a daughter of Hannah Couch Wells of Colson and the late Bill Wells, and a sister of the late Arnold Wells.  More...

Robert Ison dies at 96

Robert B. Ison, 96, of New Castle, died May 13.  A son of the late George B. and Ardelia Caudill Ison, he was a 1940 graduate of Kingdom Come Settlement High School in Linefork.  Mr. More...

Floyd Meade Jr. dies in Texas

Floyd Meade Jr., 81, died October 15, 2016 at his home in Orange, Tex.  Born in Whitesburg to the late James J. and Nancy Sexton Mason, he was adopted as an infant by the late Floyd and Callie Hawkins Meade.  More...

Services held for Olivia Adams

Olivia “Livy” Adams, 40, of Eolia died May 7 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.  She was a daughter of Oliver and Brenda Morris Sexton, and a sister of the late Jonathon Sexton.  Surviving in addition to her parents ar More...