Gary Stidham, 52, died December 3 at his home in Corbin.
A son of the late Charlie Stidham and Frona Lucas Cook, he was a stepson of the late Jethro Cook.
Surviving are two sons, Gary Lee Proffit of Tennessee, and Michael Lee Stidham of Corbin; two daughters, Ashley Nicole Neff of Pikeville and Christina Beth Proffit of Ermine; two brothers, Larry Stidham of Ermine and Danny Ray Stidham of Folksrun, Va.; four sisters, Millie Descoteaux of Florida, Helen Campbell of Dry Fork, Claudetta Carver of Jenkins, and Bonnie Holbrook of Mayking; five grandchildren; and a friend, April Miller.
Funeral services were held December 7 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the family cemetery at Dry Fork.