Obituaries

Services held for Marissa Kiser

Marissa Jackson Kiser, 19, of Colson, died February 10 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Healthcare Center. She was a daughter of Jack Lovins of Mt. Vernon, and Andrea Hall Lovins of Schuler Branch. Surviving in addition to her parents are her husband, Josh Kiser; a daughter, Charleigh Nicole Kiser of home; two brothers, Riley Lovins of Mt. Vernon, and Chris Jackson […]

Nannie Stewart dies at 80

Funeral services for Nannie Sue Stewart, 80, of Mayking, will take place at 1 p.m. today (Wednesday) at Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Stewart family cemetery at Mayking. A daughter of the late Alvin and Alta Craft Spangler, Mrs. Stewart was the widow of Dudley “Duke” Stewart. She died February 16 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Healthcare […]

Jerry Ray Barker dies at 80

Jerry Ray Barker, 80, of Whitco, died February 15 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard. A son of the late Gordon and Hazel Martin Barker, he was preceded in death by a son, David D. Combs, and two brothers, Don Baker and Wayne Barker. Surviving are his wife, Alberta Hatton Barker; two daughters, Sherry Barker- […]

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 […]


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