Whitesburg KY

Roy Doug Sturgill dies at 64

Roy Doug Sturgill, 64, of Little Colley, died November 1 at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center in Lexington.

Born in Whitesburg, he was a son of the late Silas and Juanita Spangler Sturgill.

Mr. Sturgill enjoyed being out in the mountains, gardening and hunting for dryland fish.

Surviving are his wife, Faye Sturgill; four sons, Charlie Sturgill and wife Nadene of Pikeville, James Sturgill and wife Lexie of Winchester, and Dalton Sturgill and Zachery Sturgill, both of Little Colley; a sister, Sheryl Field of Little Colley; 15 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Roy Sturgill, and a grandson, Payton Sturgill.

Funeral services were held November 7 at the Little Colley Pentecostal Church. Burial was in the Sexton Cemetery at Little Colley.

Everidge Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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