Obituaries

Brenda Sue Halcomb dies at 66

Brenda Sue Halcomb was born November 5, 1952 in Carcassonne. She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Lorene Halcomb Mrs. Halcomb departed this life on Tuesday, January 29, being 66 years, 2 months and 24 days old. She was preceded in death in death by three sisters, Donna Halcomb, Della Halcomb and Stella Halcomb. She is survived by […]

Greeley Bates dies at 96

Greeley Bates, 96, died February 7 at St. Vincent Randolph Hospital in Winchester, Ind. Born in Kite, he was a son of the late Andrew and Zettie Johnson Bates and the widower of Verna Wright Bates. He was also preceded in death by two sons, Jimmy and Tommy; a daughter by marriage, Carolyn; five brothers, Cack, Grady, Herman, Kermit and […]

Joy Adams succumbs at 84

Joy Adams, 84, died February 10 at her residence in Jeremiah. The widow of Allen K. Adams, she was a daughter of the late Dorothy Tedder Adams. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Nell Arnold. Surviving are two daughters, Debbie (Garry) Bell of Russell Springs, and Laura (Michael) Adams of Jeremiah; two sons, Todd Adams and Kevin […]

Irvine Ingram dies at 74

Funeral services for Irvine Gail Ingram 74, of Linefork, will be held at 1 p.m., February 14, at Letcher Funeral Home. Visitation will be at 6 p.m. today (Wednesday) at the funeral home. Burial will take place in the Cornett and Ingram Cemetery at Linefork. A son of the late Kit Ingram and Myrtle Caulton Cornett and stepson of the […]

Services set for Volly Sturgill

Volly Junior Sturgill, 62, of Eolia, died February 10 at his residence. A son of the late Jake and Violet Stidham Sturgill, he was also was preceded in death by two sisters, Rosie Taulbee and Dovie Holland. Surviving are his wife, Betty Lorene Sturgill; a daughter, Elizabeth Sturgill of Virginia; two brothers, Earl Sturgill of Auburn and Winston Sturgill of […]

Services are set for Paul Griffin

Memorial services for Paul Edward Griffin, 59, were held February 9 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. A son of the late James Edward and Lottie Marie Hamilton Griffin, he died February 7 at his home in Whitesburg. He was a brother of the late Robert Lee Griffin. Surviving are two daughters, Melissa Marie Griffin Spears of Dry Fork and […]

Rites held for Patsy Stamper

Patsy L. Stamper, 75, of Corbin, died February 8 at Baptist Health Center in Corbin. A daughter of the late Paschal and Alice Wilder Maggard, she was a sister of the late Lola Maggard. Mrs. Stamper was a retired office manager and bookkeeper. She and her husband were founders of the Whitesburg Church of the Nazarene, and she was a […]

Services held for James Hall

James Edward Hall, 72, of Dry Fork, died January 31 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. A son of the late John Ed and Nellie Lee Pack Hall, he was the father-in-law of the late David Brian Johnson, and a brother of the late Walter Gene Hall and Jerry Royce Hall. Mr. Hall was also preceded in death by six infant […]

Gregory Sexton, 56, dies

Funeral services for Gregory Lee Sexton, 56, of Jenkins, will be held at 1 p.m., February 8, at Polly & Craft Funeral Home in Jenkins. Burial will follow in the Jenkins/Payne Gap Cemetery A son of the late Leroy and Mary Helen York Sexton, he died February 4. He was a brother of the late Charles E. “Bucky” Hipps. Mr. […]

Rocky Green dies at 61

Rocky Green, 61, died February 2 at his home in Isom. A son of the late Edgar and Genava Skyles Green, he was a brother of the late Baby Green and a halfbrother of the late Billy Green. Surviving are a brother, Willie Green and wife Norma of Ohio; a sister, Sheila Amburgey and husband Bob of Isom; six Nieces, […]


Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.