Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Mary Sturgill



Mary Sturgill, 80 died Tuesday, March 26, at her home in Jackhorn.

A daughter of the late Lonzo and Virgie Collier Johnson, she was the widow of Bobby Gene Sturgill.

Mrs. Sturgill was also preceded in death by seven siblings, Marley Johnson, Jessie Johnson, Wade Johnson, Lonzo Johnson Jr., Cozette Burke, Joyce Bentley, and Patricia Anderson, and one grandchild, Amy.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Hemphill Church of Christ.

Surviving are three sons, Michael Gene Sturgill and wife Margarett, and Jeff Sturgill and wife Patricia, all of Jackhorn, and Jack Sturgill and wife Deborah of Payne Gap; three daughters, Judy Sturgill and Tammy Adams and husband James, all of Jackhorn, and Kathy Mullins and husband Randall of Fleming-Neon; one brother, Sammy Johnson of Marrowbone; three sisters, Emogene Agnes Bentley of Deane, Peggy Meade of Jackhorn, and Sharon Jackson of Virgie; 13 grandchildren, 21 greatgrandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mrs. Sturgill were held March 28 at the Hemphill Church of Christ. Burial was in the Green Acres Cemetery at Whitesburg. Hall & Jones Funeral Home of Virgie had charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.hallandjones.com.

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