November 22, 2017 RSS feed / Obituaries

Services are held for Helen Kathryn Pace

Helen Kathryn Pace, 86, died November 17 at her residence in Whitesburg.  A daughter of the late Tom and Elizabeth Boatwright Williams, she was the widow of Robert Pace and a sister of the late Ruth Banks.  More...

Ishmael Johnson buried in Jenkins

Funeral services for Ishmael Johnson, 79, of Haymond, were held November 20 at St. George’s Catholic Church in Jenkins. More...

Nella Williams dies at 83

Nella Everidge Williams, 83, of Whitesburg, died November 17 at Pikeville Medical Center.  A daughter of the late Ezra and Ella Everidge, she was the wife of Steve Williams.  More...

William Brown succumbs

William Ronnie Brown, 72, died November 18 at his home on Cowan.  A son of the late William H. and Hazel Cook Brown, he was the widower of Anita Carol Brown.  More...

Actress Della Reese dies

LOS ANGELES   Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the longrunning television drama “Touched by an Angel,” has died at age 86.  More...

Rites held for Eugene Collins

Funeral services for Eugene Collins, 64, of Whitesburg, were held November 20 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. More...

Helen Bentley dies at 103

Helen Bentley died November 14 at the age of 103.  The daughter of Washington Russel and Annie Bates, she was the widow of Manford Zenneth Taft Bentley.  More...

Rites held for Lavania Stidham

Lavania Stidham, 78, of Charlestown, Ind., died October 27 at Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville, Ind.  Born in Whitesburg, she was the daughter of the late Delmar and Martha Fouts Raleigh.  More...