Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Bobby Sturgill

Bobby Gene Sturgill, 78, of Jackhorn, died September 17 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

Born in Kona to the late Edgar and Rose Lucas Sturgill, he was a brother of the late Jackie Sturgill.

He had worked as a mine operator and was retired from the Southeast Coal Company. He was a member of Hemphill Church of Christ

Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Mary Johnson Sturgill; three daughters, Tammy Adams and Judy Bentley, both of Jackhorn, and Kathy Mullins, of Neon; three sons, Michael Sturgill and Jeff Sturgill, both of Jackhorn, and Jack Sturgill, of Payne Gap; 13 grandchildren, 13 greatgrandchildren and a greatgreat grandchild; and a brother, James Sturgill, of Campbranch.

Funeral services were held Sept. 19. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

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