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                             FLOYD COUNTY TIMES OBIT
                                SEPTEMBER 02 1998

AKERS, Jeanette   74 b-Aug.21 1924-Dana  d-Aug.28 1998  d/o  Murphy Jarrell 7 Daisy Conn Jarrell
w/o-Thurman Akers Bur: Fred Conn Cem. Dana, Ky.

BEVERLY, Audrey May  86 b-Apr.06 1912-Little Paint  d-Aug.30 1998  d/o  Lindsay & Clara Harmon May
w/o-Cledis Beverly Bur: Davidson Mem. Gardens. Ivel. Floyd Co. Ky.

BLACKBURN Adam Patrick  6  b-Mar.09 1992-Prestonsburg,Floyd Co.  d-Aug.29 1998  s/o  Timothy & Tami Lynn Collins Blackburn
			Bur:Richmond Cem. Prestonsburg,Floyd Co.Ky.
DEMPSEY, Chester  76	b-Oct.   1921-Pike Co.Ky.  d-Aug.28 1998  s/o  Dr. Mark Edward Dempsey & Lillie Elswick Dempsey
			Bur:Elswick Cem. Island Creek, Pikeville,Ky. [World War II Veteran]
GARRETT, Stewart  87	b-Jul.17 1911-Dwale  d-Aug.27 1998  s/o  Medley *& Eliza Lafferty Garrett
			Bur: Davidson Mem.Gardens. Ivel.Floyd Co.Ky.   [World War II Veteran]
HUBBARD, James Bruce  75  b-Sep.04 1922-Floyd Co. d-Apr.29 1998  s/o  Malcom & Rebecca Harmon Hubbard
h/o-Roberta Littell Hubbard  Bur: Hubbard Fam.Cem. Spurlock,Ky.
LAWSON, Roy Jr.  51	b-Apr.17 1947-Floyd Co. d-Aug.30 1998  s/o Leroy & Sylvia Moore Lawson
h/o-Cathie Ann Little Lawson  Bur:Little Cem. Price,Floyd Co.Ky.
LOCKARD, William Jerry  56  b-Apr.07 1942-Pike Co.Ky.  d-Aug.28 1998  s/o  Arthur & Rosabelle Roberts Lockard
h/o-Charlotte Lockard	Bur:Hatfield Fam.Cem. McCarr,Ky.
LAYNE,Donald H. 	b-unlisted	d-Aug.29 1998  s/o  Bill & Pauline Coleman Layne
h/o-Glema Daniels Layne	Bur:Layne Fam.Cem. Betsy Layne,Floyd Co. Ky.  [Korean War Veteran]
REFFETT, Edwin P.  78 	b-Apr.06 1920-Dock   d-Aug.25 1998  s/o  William M. & Minerva Skeans Reffett
h/o-Dorothy Coburn Reffett  Bur: Elk Cem. McArthur,Ohio   [World War II Veteran]
REFFITT, Bethel   75	b-May 06 1923-Risner  d-Aug.28 1998  d/o  Tommy & Lila Reffitt
			Bur:Thornsbury Fam.Cem. Pyramid,Floyd Co.Ky.
  
SHORTRIDGE, Karla Darice 21  b-Oct.28 1976-Cleveland,Oh.  d-Aug.30 1998  d/o  Alrita Shepherd & Richard Allen Phipps
			Bur:Richmond Cem. Prestonsburg,Floyd Co.Ky.
THORNSBERRY, Christian Blake b-Aug.29 1998-Martin  d-Aug.29 1998  s/o  Timmy Thornsbury & Alicia Fields
			Bur:Frasure Cem. Wilson Creek, Maytown,Ky. 
WRIGHT, Raymond Rev. 72	b-Jun.04 1926-Spurlock  d-Aug.26 1998  s/o  Henry Wright & Emma Mae Collins Wright
h/o-Anna Lou Lucas Wright  Bur: Burton Cem. Ligon,Ky.
                             FLOYD COUNTY TIMES OBIT
                                SEPTEMBER 04 1998
ADDINGTON, Wana  51	b-Jan.27 1947	d-Sep.02 1998  s/o  Edgar Addington & nellie Hopkins Addington
h/o-Kathy Slone Addington   Bur: Manns Cem. Hueysville,Ky.
HOWELL, Angie M.  71	b-unlisted-?	d-Sep.02 1998	d/o  Elder Pink & Corzetta Osborne
w/o-Unlisted 		Bur: Sunset Cem. Columbus,Ohio
BALDRIDGE, John R. 84	b-Apr.16 1914-Warco  d-Sep.01 1998  s/o  George Baldridge & Bertha Hayes Baldridge
h/o-Alice Goble Baldridge   Bur: Rueben Allen Cem. Warco.
WEDDINGTON, Joe D. Sr. 72  b-Nov.05 1925-Drift,Ky.  d-Sep.01 1998  s/o  William H.Sr. & Helen Sexton Weddington
h/o-Joyce Hall Weddington  Bur: Weddington Fam.Cem. Emma, Ky.   [World War II Veteran]
FISH, Elisa   85	b-Jun.19 1913-Martin Co.Ky.  d-Aug.21 1998  d/o  Henry & Martha Goble
w/o-William "Bill" Fish   Bur:unlisted
VANDERPOOL, Para Lea  80  b-Aug.01 1918-Yerkes  d-Sep.01 1998  d/o  Robert Campbell & Eliza Caldwell Campbell
w/o-Kindle Vanderpool   Bur:Lucy Hall Cem. McDowell,Floyd Co.Ky.
WARD, Franklin D.  65	b-Nov.09 1932-McDowell Floyd Co.Ky.  d-Aug.31 1998  s/o  Russell & Lillie Mae Mollett Ward
h/o-Velma G. Meade	Bur:Mt.Tabor Cem.              [Korean War Veteran]

September-09 1998 FLOYD COUNTY TIMES
ADKINS, C. Hobert 64	b-Sep.26 1933-Morgan Co.Ky.  d-Sep.03 1998  s/o  Lonnie C. & Rhenda Dyer Adkins
h/o-Phyllis Akers Martin Adkins   Bur:Castle Cem. Estill,Floyd Co.Ky.   [U.S.Army Veteran]
CLARK, Alice   89	b-Jul.15 1909-Louisa,Ky.  d-Sep.05 1998   d/o  Sterling Price & Fannie Fraley Gussler
w/o-1-Charlie Cherren  & w.o-2-Ballard Clark   Bur:Obetz Cem. Ohio
CRAGER, Geneva  76	b-Oct.29 1921-Wayland,Ky. d-Sep.06 1998   d/o  Jack & Mary Ellen Frasure Ratliff
w/o-1-Perry Crager  w/o-2-Bee Crager   Bur: Keen Cem. Wayland, Floyd Co. Ky.
HACKWORTH, Alka  92	b-Feb.06 1906-Bonanza     d-Sep.06 1998   d/o  A.E. & Dora Frasure Hackworth
			Bur: Neely-Hackworth Cem. Abbott Rd. Floyd Co.Ky.
MARTIN, Virginia Opal  91  b-Nov.30 1906-Inez,Ky. d-Sep.05 1998	  d/o  Jacob Green & Jessie Cox Hinkle
w/o-Harry S. Martin	Bur: Martin Fam. Cem. Allen, Floyd Co. Ky.

SEP.16 1998
BRANHAM, George M. 46	b-Jun.28 1952-?	  d-Sep.02 1998-Buckingham  s/o  Farris & Roxy Johnson Branham
h/o-Tiann Branham	Bur: Branham Cem. Wheelright, Floyd Co. Ky. 
CLAY, Rose Marie 53	b-unlisted-?	d-Sep.06 1998-Houston,Texas  d/o  unlisted  Boyce
w/o-Jack E. Clay	Bur: Nelson National Cem.
HALL, Beulah  81	b-Oct.14 1916-Topmost,Ky.  d-Sep.08 1998-LaPeer,Mich.  d/o  Foster & Dona Hall Salyers
w/o-Tilton Hall		Bur: Joe Hall Cem. Dry Creek,Ky.
JONES, Anthony Ray  34	b-Jun.24 1964-Huntington,Ind.  d-Sep.13 1998  s/o  Bobby Gene Jones & Nancy Sue Moore Bailey
h/o-w/o-unlisted	Bur: Newman Cem. Hi Hat, Floyd Co. Ky.
KNOX, Sadie  58		b-Sep.19 1939-Hueysville,Ky.  d-Sep.10 1998  d/o  Charlie Jones & Nora Joseph Jones
w/o-Curtis Knox		Bur: Knox Fam. Cem. Denniston
OSBORNE, Ronald B. 66	b-Apr.19 1932-Hite,Ky.  d-Sep.07 1998-San Antonio, Texas  s/o  Maryland Osborne & Allie Osborne Anderson
h/o-Rhoda Lafferty Osborne  Bur: Pidcoke Cem. Copperas Cove, Texas  [Korean & VietNam Veteran]
SHEPHERD, Grace 82	b-Oct.23 1915-Royalton,Ky  d-Sep.10 1998  d/o  Perry & Sally Wireman Allen
w/o-Norman Shepherd	Bur: Norman Shepherd Cem. David, Floyd Co. Ky.

SEP. 18 1998  FLOYD COUNTY TIMES 
CONLEY, Rose Ellen 60	b-May 19 1938-?	d-Sep.15 1998	d/o-William & Sarah Jane Johnson Thornsbury
w/o-Rondall Conley	Bur: Newman Cem. Hueyville, Ky.
JOHNSON, Virgie  90	b-Jan.09 1908-Pike Co. Ky.  d-Sep.15 1998  d/o-James Monroe Bentley & Cordelia Hall Bentley
w/o-1-William Harrison Banks   w/o-2-Palma Johnson  Bur: Bentley Cem.
JONES, Anthony Ray 34	b-Jun.24 1964-Huntington Ind.  d-Sep.13 1998  s/o-Bobby Gene Jones & Nancy Sue Moore Bailey
h/o-Unlisted		Bur: Newman Cem. Hi Hat, Ky.
LACKEY, Constance 97	b-Feb.04 1901-Tram,Ky.  d-Sep.13 1998	d/o-John R.Layne & Edna Justice
w/o-James Lackey	Bur: Amey Cem. Tram, Ky.
MOORE, Willa Dean 69	b-Nov.29 1928-Banner,Ky.  d-Sep.17 1998   d/o-Johnnie Hall & Cora Hall Rice
w/o- John R. Moore	B-Moore Cem. Price, Floyd Co. Ky.
NELSON, Pearlie Jane 85 b-Nov.16 1912-Floyd Co. Ky.  d-Sep.16 1998   d/o-Benjamin & Queen Elizabeth Stone Hackworth
w/o-Homer Nelson	Bur: Nelson Fam. Cem. Middle Creek, Ky.
SHEPHERD, Cynthia  96	b-Jun.14 1902-Magoffin Co. Ky.  d-Sep.17 1998	d/o-John Maynard & Suzanna Howard Whitaker
w/o-Jimmy Shepherd	Bur: Jimmy Shepherd Cem. Gunlock, Ky.
SEP. 23 1998  FLOYD CO. TIMES
FERGUSON, Sallye Gatewood Clark  64  b-Sep.26 1933-Ashland  d-Sep.20 1998-Prestonsburg,Ky.  d/o  John Randolph & Sallye Gatewood Ligon Clark
w/o-Ben.D. Ferguson   	Bur: May Cem. Prestonsburg, Floyd Co. Ky. [Member of "Daughter of American Revolution"]
FUNSTON, Kathlyn  83	b-Dec.19 1914-Bath Co.  d-Sep.15 1998-Bradenton,Florida  d/o Charles Henry Thompson & Grace Ward
w/o-Harold B. Funston	Bur: Crown Hill Cem. Mount Sterling  
GIBSON, Maudie 70	b-Jun.25 1928-Floyd Co. Ky.  d-Sep.20 1998-Prestonsburg,Floyd Co.Ky.  d/o  Sonny & Marya Newsome Jones
w/o-Ballard Gibson	Bur: Ligon Cem. Floyd Co. Ky.
HAWKS, Howard  68	b-Jul.14 1930-Garrett,Floyd Co. Ky.  d-Jul.29 1998	s/o	Polly Blankenship & Step-Father Ralph Blankenship
h/o-Carol Bradley Hawks	Bur: unlisted
JOHNSON, Harrison  79	b-Jan.27 1919-Bevinsville  d-Sep.19 1998-Prestonsburg,Floyd Co.Ky.  s/o  Hiram & Rosie Hall Johnson Elswick
h/o- unlisted		Bur: Buckingham Cem. Bevinsville, Ky.
JOHNSON, John Epp  85	b-Jun.03 1913-Topmost,Ky.  d-Sep.20 1998-Louisa,Ky.  s/o  James A. & Melvina McCurry Johnson
h/o-Sillar Hall Johnson   Bur: Buckingham Cem. Bevinsville, Ky.  [World War II Veteran]
KING, Joseph H.  90	b-Feb.23 1908-Pikeville,Ky.  d-Sep.19 1998	s/o	Andy & Mary King 
h/o-Donna Shepherd King   Bur: Shepherd Cem. Bull Creek Floyd Co. Ky.

LESLIE, Bernard Phillip  44  b-Apr.25 1954-Floyd Co. Ky.  d-Sep.20 1998-Huntington,W.Va.  s/o Edgar Lesie & Aretta Wright
h/o-Wilma Wallen Leslie	Bur: Wallen Fam. Cem. Right Fork of Bull Creek, Floyd Co. Ky.
MATURE, Nicodemus  71	b-Feb.18 1927-Amba Floyd Co.Ky.  d-Sep.16 1998-Tecumseh,Mich.	s/o John & Hattie Yates Mature
h/o-Gervie Hunter Mature   Bur: Davidson Mem. Cem. Ivel, Floyd Co. Ky.  
McCARTY, James H.  51	b-Oct.02 1946-Paintsville,Johnson Co, Ky.  d-Sep.21 1998-Floyd Co.Ky.  s/o  Ford & Alma Fairchild McCarty
h/o-Linda Hunter McCarty   Bur: W.R. Hall Cem. Jacks Creek Bevinsville, Ky.
MEADE, Elder Doyle  54	b-Feb.14 1944-Honaker,Floyd Co. Ky.   d-Sep.19 1998-Pikeville   s/o   Willie Meade & Anna Elliot Meade
h/o-Catherine Hall Meade   Bur: Hall-Meade Cem. Harold, Floyd Co. Ky.
OSBORNE, Alice Francis  60  b-Feb.24 1938-Allen,Floyd Co. Ky.  d-Sep.18 1998-Pikeville,Ky  d/o  George Lee & Florence Salyers Woods
w/o-John D. Osborne	Bur: Davidson Mem. Cem. Ivel, Floyd Co. Ky.  
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SEP.25 1998  FLOYD CO. TIMES
CONN, Lora 81		b-Nov.25 1916-Dana,Ky.  d-Sep.18 1998-Prestonsburg,Ky.  d/o  Wilie & Dorsie Jarrell Boyd
w/o-Fred Conn		Bur: Unlisted (services were at Dana,Ky.)
HALL, Thomas J. 76	b-Oct.19 1921-Johns Creek  d-Sep.22 1998-Pikeville,Ky.  s/o  Ernest Hall & Pearlie Mae Thompson Hall
h/o-Goldie Layne Hall	Bur: Layne Cem. Ivel, Floyd Co. Ky.  [World War II Veteran]
NEWSOME, Kimberly Ann 25 b-Sep.05 1973-Garden City, Mich.  d-Sep.22 1998-Lexington,Ky.  d/o  Shairl Newsome & Vickie Lee Gardner Newsome
			Bur: Newsome Fam. Cem. Mink Branch, Craynor,Ky.
STRATTON, Ruby Alice 87	b-Dec.13 1911-Stanville,Ky.  d-Sep.23 1998-Louisville,Ky.  d/o  Richard P. Stratton & Louisa Roberts Stratton
w/o-unlisted		Bur:Fam.Cem. Stanville,Ky.
WHITAKER, Ollie 86	b-Jul.03 1912-Johnson Co.Ky.  d-Sep.23 1998-Mason,Mich.  s/o  George & Emma Bolin Whitaker
h/o-Clarinda Williams Whitaker  Bur: Whitaker Fam. Cem.Bonanza,Floyd Co. Ky.
MILLER, Betty Lou  59	b-Aug.23 1939-Allen,Floyd Co.Ky.  d-Sep.13 1998-Stanley,Va.  d/o  Henry & Lula Wright Fields
w/o-John Franklin Miller   Bur: Stanley Advent Cem.    Services were at Luray, Virginia.
NEWSOM, Townzel  69	b-Sep.10 1928-Beaver  d-Sep.17 1998-Floyd Co. Ky.   s/o	Ezra & Ella Hamilton Newsom
h/o-Shirley Kendrick Newsom   Bur: Davidson Mem. Cem. Ivel, Floyd Co. Ky.
TACKETT, William  71	b-Jul.09 1927-Va.   	d-Sep.17 1998-Harold,Ky.  s/o  Sollie & Callie Robinson Tackett
			Bur: Robinson Cem. Grethel, Floyd Co. Ky.
WATTS, Alifair   86	b-Nov.10 1911-Mousie   	d-Sep.17 1998-Bateville,Ind.   d/o  Matt Conley & Sarah Jane Hicks Conley
w/o-Hager Watts		Bur: Hager-Watts Fam. Cem. Mousie, 

SEP.30 1998   FLOYD COUNTY TIMES
COLLINS, Bruce  71	Oct.10 1926-Letcher Co. Ky.  d-Sep.25 1998  s/o  Byrd Collins & Sadie Adkins Collins
h/o-Edna Collins 	Bur: Carr Fork Mem. Cem. Litt Carr, Ky.
CONN, Macie 78		b-Apr.01 1920-Martin,Floyd Co.Ky.  d-Sep.23 1998  d/o  Taulbie & Dora Owens Robinson
w/o-Monroe Conn		Bur: Robinson Fam. Cem. Martin, Floyd Co. Ky.
KIDD, James Edward  64	b-Feb.15 1934-Drift,Ky	d-Sep.25 1998   s/o  Jackson & Octavia Adams Kidd
h/o-Unlisted		Bur: Martin Cem. martin, Floyd Co.Ky.
MACOMBER, Eveline   71	b-Nov.08 1926-Brainard,   d-Sep.27 1998  d/o  Harris & Millie Williams Hackworth
w/o-1-Georgew Prater  w/o-2-Marvin Macomber   Bur: Bob Prater Cem. Brainard,Ky.
RATLIFF, Russell 64	b-Dec.23 1933-Pike Co.Ky.  d-Sep.27 1998  s/o  John Ratliff & Lou Swiney 
h/o-Arlene Hall Ratliff	  Bur:unlisted
REED, Elbert  63	b-Jan.04 1935-Ohio	d-Sep.24 1998	s/o	George & Oma Reed
h/o-Lavonne Parsons Reed   Bur:Hall Cem. Island Creek,Ky.
SPEARS, Hansford  78	b-May 10 1920-Endicott,Ky  d-Sep.25 1998  s/o  Harve & Daisy Sellards Spears
h/o-Helen McSurley Spears   Bur:Richmond Cem. Prestonsburg,Floyd Co. Ky.
TACKETT, Esta  64	b-Feb.18 1934		d-Sep.25 1998   d/o  Monroe & Leatha Elswick Bryant
w/o-Raymond Tackett	Bur: Amil Little Mem.Cem.