Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Marcus Monroe

Marcus ‘ Dog’ Edward Monroe, 32, died December 31 at his home in Jenkins.

Born in Whitesburg to Norman and Iris Monroe of Jenkins, he was a grandson of the late Vernon Ralph Chandler and Marcus and Elouise Monroe.

Surviving in addition to his parents are two sisters, Norma Lucas and husband Byron of Haymond, and Getannia Blair, Payne Gap; two nephews, Austin Little and J.D. Blair; a niece, Bella Lucas; and a grandmother, Carolyn Brewster and husband Kyle, Tazewell, Va.

Funeral services were held January 4 at New Beginnings Church. Burial was in Whitaker Cemetery.

Carty Polly and Craft Funeral Homes of Jenkins had charge of arrangements.

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