Funeral services for Silas Meade, 88, of Neon will be held at noon today (Wednesday, July 22) at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Haven of Rest Cemetery at Mayking.
A son of the late Marion and Ellen Wright Meade, he died July 19 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Healthcare Center. He was preceded in death by the mother of his children, Norma Mayfield.
Surviving are a son, Christopher Meade of Neon; a daughter, Paula Branham and husband Randall of McRoberts; a brother, Winston Meade and wife Kathy of Neon; three grandchildren, Dusti Wright, Kyle Branham, and Jodie Meade; and great-grandchildren, Emily Branham, Evin Wright, Elijah Branham, Eland Wright, and Ethan Silas Wright.