James Joshua Maggard, 85, of Ermine, died July 16 at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital.
A son of the late James and Diana Roberts Maggard, he was the widower of Lois Maggard, and later married Monte Dial Maggard, who survives him.
Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons, James E. Maggard and Darrell Eugene Maggard, both of Ermine; three daughters, Christine Baker of Colson, Joyce Faye Haynes of Ermine, and Melissa Maggard of Knott County; two brothers, Johnnie Maggard of Eolia and Charlie Maggard of Knott County; a sister, Opal Patterson of Castlewood, Va.; 15 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held July 19 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Hall Cemetery at Ermine.