Karen Stidham, 45, of Deane, died August 7 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.
Born in Letcher County, she was a daughter of the late Can Martin Richardson and Opal Mullins Richardson.
She is survived by her husband, Ronnie Stidham; two sons, Andrew Stidham and wife Erin and Jason Stidham, all of Deane; a granddaughter, Lilly Stidham, Deane; five sisters, Nola “Libby” Richardson, Lexington; Rebecca Polyge, Vero Beach, Fla.; Rhonda Claverie, Franklin, Tenn.; Susan Hipps, Payne Gap; and Patricia Pongdee, Allen, Tex.; and three brothers, Timothy Richardson, Payne Gap; Can Richardson Jr., Jenkins; and Richard Channey, Sevierville, Tenn.
Funeral services were held August 11 at the Mayking Regular Baptist Church. Burial was in the Riley and Bentley Cemetery at Deane.
Everidge Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.