Happy birthday to my precious grandbaby Kennadie Brooklyn Combs. She turns 1 on May 17. She is having a Yo Gabba Gabba party at my home. She is the daughter of Justin Combs and Jessica Sparks of Blackey, and the granddaughter of my husband Lee Roy and me, and Paula Sparks of Isom and the late Jeff Sparks of Neon.
Charity Miller Caudill of Letcher had a heart attack recently and had to have a stent put in and two more later. She was in Hazard Hospital. She is the daughter of Mavis Miller of Red Star. I hope she feels better soon.
Happy birthday to my brother-in-law Gary “Duke” Fugate of Carcassonne, it is on May 9, and to his wife, my sister Debbie. Her birthday is May 19. If I put in either one of their ages I might get hurt. Happy anniversary to them. It was their 35th May 13.
Happy birthday to Jai Miller of Blackey and Gail Roark of Carcassonne. Theirs was on April 30. Barry Amburgey of Isom and Ben Caudill of Letcher had one on May 8, Jeanette Johnson of Delaware, formerly of Jeremiah, on May 2, Allison Blair Smith and Brad Collie, both of Jeremiah, on May 9.
Congratulations to Liane and Matt Brock of Isom on the birth of their daughter, Scarlett Serena Storm was born on April 30. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. Her siblings are Phoenix and Lyric Brock. The grandparents are Mickey and Chris Adams of Neon, and Nita and Bobby Brock of Whitesburg.
Bruce Gilley has been in Whitesburg Hospital for about a week. He has double pneumonia. I didn’t hear anything Saturday before I sent my news in. I hope he feels better soon.
Happy birthday to Wade Slone of Jeremiah. It was on May 7.
Happy anniversary to Sam and Legina Adams of Isom. It was their 22nd on May 11. They spent the weekend in Pigeon Forge to celebrate.
There will be a prayer march and gathering for Action Against Substance Abuse held on June 2. Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. at Mountain Heritage Village. The march starts at 3 p.m. and ends at the football field by the middle school where the prayer vigil event will take place. For more information, you can call 606-634-7648, 606-335-2232, 606-335-0741 or email email@example.com.
I’ll l put this in my column up until the event when I have news to remind anyone that wants to attend.
Happy birthday to Autumn Leigh Johnson. She will be 2 May 19. Her parents are James and Steph Johnson, grandparents are Ola Adams and the late Dallas Adams Jr., and Edith Fields and the late Sidney Johnson.
Happy birthday to a friend I went to school with, Joan Caudill Watts of Hallie. It is on May 14.