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OBITUARIES 2014
Pauline Lemaster

Pauline Lemaster, widow of Ronald Lemaster, died Wednesday. She is survived by 1 daughter, Melissa King; 3 sons, David "Anita", Marshall "Melinda", and Stephen "Regina" Lemaster; 6 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; 1 brother, Tommy Sparks; 2 sisters, Delcie Whitt and Mary Sorell. Funeral services will be Friday 3 p.m. at the Paintsville Concord Independent Church, Hager Hill, with burial in the Sparks Cemetery, Blaine, KY. Visitation will be Thursday 1 p.m., and Friday 9 a.m. at the Paintsville Concord Independent Church, Hager Hill. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.
Genoa "Dove" McKenzie

Genoa Dove McKenzie, widow of Elder Eual McKenzie and formally of Cantrell's Creek, Flat Gap died Thursday January 2, 2014. She is survived by 2 sons David (Pam) McKenzie of Georgetown, KY and Denver (Teresa) McKenzie of Augusta, SC., 2 grandsons and one great-grandson. Funeral services will be Sunday at 10:30 a.m. at the Peaceful Valley Church at Flat Gap Ky with burial at the Frazier Cemetary at Flat Gap. Visitation will be Saturday 4:00 p.m. To 9:00 p.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home. Like · · Share

Buddy Simmie Salyer Jr

Buddy Simmie Salyer Jr. of Louisa died Friday January 3, 2014.. He is survived by 2 sons Robbie Salyer and Roger Salyer and one daughter Paula Scott; 2 brothers, Donald Salyer and Gale Salyer and 2 sisters Rita Cantrell and Mary Blanton; 7 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services are 2:00 p.m. Monday at the Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel.Burial will be at the Mayo Memorial Cemetary in Paintsville, KY. Visitation will be Saturday from 5:00 p.m. To 9:00 p.m. And Sunday 9:00 a.m. To 9:00 p.m, and Monday 9:00 a.m. until time of services at the Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

Edward “Eddie” Milton Meadows

Edward “Eddie” Milton Meadows 63, of Wittensville, died Friday January 3, 2014. He is survived by his wife Gayle Cantrell Meadows: one daughter Tonia Bartley and 3 grandchildren: Katie Moore, Mia Bartley and Carter Bartley: one brother Clarence Meadows and 4 Sisters, Roberta Long, Mary Ruth Melvin, Virginia Rose Tackett and Anita Gullett. Funeral services Tuesday 2:00 p.m. At the Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be at the family cemetary at Wittensville, KY. Visitation will be Monday at 3-9 p m and Tuesday 9 a.m. At the Paintsville Funeral Home. Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home

Calvin Yates

Calvin Thomas Yates, 87, husband of Ruby C. Yates, of Catlettsburg, KY formerly of Paintsville, KY died January 6, 2014. He was born February 3,1927 at Rocklick, WV to the late Samuel and Bertha Blankenship Yates. He is survived by his Step-Son: Jim "Kaye" King, Sitka, KY; 2 Step-Daughters: Irma Jean Higginbotham & Ruth "Charlie" White both of Catlettsburg, KY; Brother: Jerry Yates, CA; 3 Sisters: Mary Burns & Marsha Thompson both of CA., Margaret Griffith, Lexington, KY; Step-Grandchildren: 4; Step-Great- Grandchildren: 8. He was preceded in death by a step-daughter, Monnie Marie Castle, one sister, Georgia Deming Harmon, Paintsville, KY, and one brother, Ravin Yates, Ripley, WV.He was a US Army veteran of both the Korean War and the Vietnam Conflict. Funeral Service at Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel, Paintsville on Friday, January 10,2014 at 1:00 PM. Friends may call Fri. 11 a.m., Paintsville Funeral Home. Rev. Tobe Wheeler officiated. Burial at Highland Memorial Park, Staffordsville, Kentucky.

Florence Hannah

Florence Hannah, 75 of Hager Hill died Monday night at her home. She is survived by her husband, Henry Hannah; 3 daughters, Mary Beth Reed, Penny Louise Marsillett and Sandra Lee butcher; 6 grandchildren; 121 great-grandchildren; 1 sister, Doris Conley. Funeral services will be Saturday 11 a.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Hannah Family Cemetery, Hager Hill. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Thursday 5 p.m., Fri. and Sat. 9 a.m.

Loretta McKenzie Knight

Loretta McKenzie Knight, the daughter of the late Homer and Georgia Williams McKenzie, died Saturday in Jasper, TN. There will be no visitation. The body will be brought to the Albert Williams Cemetery, Williams Creek, Flat Gap, Thursday afternoon for a private burial by the Tate Funeral Home of Jasper, TN. This announcement is courtesy of the Paintsville Funeral Home

Arnold Ray "Frank" Blair

Arnold Ray "Frank" Blair, 86, of Sitka, died Monday at his home. He is survived by 2 daughters, locally by Bonnie L. Blair, 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; 3 great-greatgrandchildren; and his dog, Buddy. Gravesite services will be Saturday 11 a.m. at the Highland Memorial Park, Staffordsville, Ky. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Friday 1 to 9 p.m. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Whiskers and Wags Animal Rescue by contacting the Paintsville Funeral Home at 789-5125. The Paintsville Masonic Lodge 381 F & AM will conduct a Masonic Service Friday 7 p.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel.

Charles Ray Blanton

Charles Ray Blanton, 42, of Asa Creek, Hager Hill, Ky died Tuesday morning at his home. He is survived by his mother and step-father, Joyce and Larry Joe Blanton, 1 step-daugther, Holly Lawson; 1 sister, Billie Kay Webb; 2 step-sisters, Lisa Sodervick and Carisa Blanton; and 1 step-brother, Shane Blanton. Funeral services will be Saturday 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Johnson County Memorial Cemetery, Staffordsville. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Thursday 3 to 9 p.m., Fri. and Sat. 9 a.m.

Arthur Harman

Arthur Harman, 85 of Leander, KY died Friday. He is survived by his son, Jeff and Wife Barbara Harman; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be Wednesday 11 a.m. at the Fairview Freewill Baptist Church, Staffordsville, KY with burial to follow in the Lakeview Memorial Cemetery, Staffordsville. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Monday 3 to 9 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday 9 a.m.

Carrol Kestner

Carrol Kestner 73, of Asa Creek died Sunday. He is survived by 3 daughters, Georgetta Spradlin, Raynetta Spradlin, and Caroletta Hayden: 7 grandchildren: 9 great grandchildren: and one sister Billie Lou Caudill. Funeral services are Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Kestner Cemetary at Hager Hill. Visitation is Monday from 3-9:00 pm and Tuesday at 9:00am at the Paintsville Funeral Home

James "Jim" Wright

James H. Wright, 79 , of Red Bush, KY died Monday at his home. He is survived by his wife, Christine Pelphrey Wright; 1 son, Doug Wright; 1 daughter , Teresa Lawson; 2 grandchildren; 1 step-grandchild; 1 sister, Pauline Hill. Funeral services will be Thursday 11 a.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Johnson County Memorial Cemetery, Staffordsville. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Tuesday 6 to 9 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday 9 a.m.

Mary F. Lemaster Ramey

Mary F. Lemaster Ramey, 72, of Marysville, OH formerly of Paintsville, KY, died Wednesday in Ohio. She is survived by her husband, Alvin Ramey; 2 sons, Lowell "Donna" Ramey and Trevor "Amy Kozelek" Ramey; 5 grandchildren; 1 sister, Mary May; 4 brothers, Frank "Kathy" Lemaster, John "Holly" Lemaster, Jerry Lemaster, and locally by David Lemaster; 1 sister-in-law, Cathy Lemaster; and 1 brother-in-law, Kermit "Linda" Ramey. Funeral services will be Saturday 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Highland Memorial Park, Staffordsville. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Saturday 12 noon until time of service.

Danny VanHoose

Danny VanHoose, 49, of Tutor Key, KY, Director of Marketing for Appalachian Wireless, died Thursday. He is survived by his wife, Wendy Johnson VanHoose; 2 sons, Eric Scott VanHoose and Jacob Lathan Chaney; aunts, his father, Harry Thomas VanHoose of Tutor Key; uncles cousins and friends. Funeral services will be Monday 1 p.m. at the Coal Run Church of Christ, Coal Run, KY in Pike County, with burial to follow in the Highland Memorial Cemetery, ......Staffordsville, KY. Visitation will be Saturday 6 p.m.. at the East Point Church of Christ, East Point, KY. And Sun 4 p.m. At the Johnson County Middle School. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society and the East Point Church of Christ Building Fund by contacting the Paintsville Funeral Home at 789-5125. The arrangements are by the Paintsville Funeral Home.

Anna Faye Pack

Anna Faye Pack, 50 of Riceville, died Friday. She is survived by her daughter, Jolena Music; her father, Walker Tackett; her mother, Linda King; 4 grandchildren; 2 brothers, Walker Tackett, Jr. and Emmons Tackett; and 2 sisters, Patty VanHoose and Liz Mason. Funeral services will be Tuesday 11 a.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Cumbo Cemetery, West Van Lear, KY. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Sunday 6 to 9 p.m., Monday & Tuesday 9 a.m. The family has requested that donations be made to the Paintsville Funeral Home to help with the burial expenses.

Onda Addison Webb

Onda Addison Webb, 61 of Oil Springs, KY died Monday in Lexington. He is survived by his wife, Ramona Spradlin Webb; 1 daughter, Heather Oney; 2sons, Ramond and Jonathan Webb; 1 step-grandson; 1 brother, Johnny Webb; 3 sisters, Cora Webb, Mary Sites, and Roberta WiekerL Funeral services will be Wednesday 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Baldwin Cemetery, Oil Springs. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Tuesday 5 to 9 p.m., and Wednesday 9 a.m. The family has requested that donations be made to the Paintsville Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.

James Roger Williams

James Roger Williams, 75, of Meally, KY died Thursday. He is survived by his wife, Tera Joan Williams; 2 daughters, Sandra Williams and Jacqueline Sue Williams; 1 step-daughter Cheryl "Darrel" Fannin; 2 grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; 1 sister, Pat Stinson; 1 brother, Carl Thomas Williams. Memorial Service will be Monday 2:00 p.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Williams Family Cemetery, Meally, KY. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Monday 11 a.m. until time of service. The family has asked for no flowers and donations be made to the Eastern KY Veterans Center by contacting the Paintsville Funeral Home.

Dee Wayne White

Dee Wayne White, 94, of Paintsville, husband of Thelma King White, owner of Mel-O-Dee Music, died Friday evening. Surviving her besides his wife, Thelma, is his son, Dee Wayne Bergen White; son-in-law, Parker Holden; 8 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. The arrangements are under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

Pamela Jo Workman Hall

Pamela Jo Workman Hall, 60 of Staffordsville, died Friday evening. She is survived by her daughter, Kellie Hall; 3 sisters, Patricia Williams, Carolyn Estep, and Sharon Preston, 1 brother, Vessie Lee Workman; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Sunday 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Louisa. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

James Wheeler

James Wheeler, 76, of Staffordsville, KY died Wednesday at his home. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Jean Pelphrey Wheeler; 1 son, Jim Wheeler, II; 1 daughter, Jamie C. Wheeler; 1 grandson, Seth Wheeler. Funeral services will be Saturday 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Highland Memorial Park, Staffordsville, KY. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Friday 5 to 10 p.m., and Saturday 9 a.m.

Myrtle Burchett

Myrtle Burchett, 96, of Paintsville, died Wednesday evening. She is survived by her daughter Pat Patton; granddaughter, Michelle Grubb; grandson, John Salyer; and great-grand-son, Hudson Salyer. Funeral services will be Saturday 11 a.m. at the Bethel United Baptist Church, Flat Gap, KY with burial ta follow in the Highland Memorial Park, Staffordsville, KY. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Friday 3 to 9 p.m.

Robert L. "Bob" Preston

Robert L. "Bob" Preston, 77, of Oil Springs, died Wednesday night. He is survived by his wife, Julie Williams Preston; 1 step­daughter, Debbie Preston; 1 step-granddaughter; 1 brother, Millard Preston Jr. and 2 sisters Dorothy Mae Howard and Mildred Jenkins. Funeral services will be Saturday 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Williams-Reed Cemetery, Colvin Branch, Oil Springs, KY. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Friday 5 to 9 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m.


Alice Evelyn Rice Conley

Alice Evelyn Rice Conley, 80, of Lexington, formerly of Oil Springs, KY died Monday. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Wayne and Janice Adams; 3 sisters, Phyllis Rice, Betty Rice Yung, and Mary Kaye Rice Alley. Funeral services will be Thursday 1 p.m. at the Oil Springs United Methodist Church with burial to follow in the Conley Cemetery, Salyersville, KY. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Wednesday 5-9 p.m. The arrangements are under the direction of Paintsville Funeral Home.

Franklin "Frank" Conley

Franklin "Frank" Conley, 88, of Paintsville, died Wednesday evening. He is survived by his granddaughter, Ashley Wallen; and 2 brothers, Dr. Joe Conley and David Conley. Funeral services will be Monday 1 p.m. at the First Christian Church, Main St., Paintsville, with burtial in the VanHoose Cemetery, Tutor Key, Ky. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Saturday 6 to 8 p.m., Sunday 6 to 8 p.m., and Monday 9 a.m. Arrangements are by the Paintsville Funeral Home.

James A. Pack Jr.

James A. Pack Jr., 89, of Lexington, formerly of Paintsville died Saturday. He is survived by his wie, Doris L. Pack; 2 daughters, Karen Pack and Kathy Lawson; 2 sons, James Pack, and Charles T. Pack; 1 sister, Lillian Pack Arrowood. Funeral services will be Tuesday 2 p.m. in the chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Highland Memorial Park, Staffordsville. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Tuesday 10 a.m. until time of service. Arrangemnts under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

Nancy Blanton Prater

Nancy Blanton Prater, 76 of East Point, died Friday morning. She is survived by 3 daughters, Diana Billiter, Gail Dale and Tammy Blanton; 2 sons, Rick Blanton and Roy Prater; 12 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; 1 brother and 2 sisters. There will be no visitation. A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Agnes VanHoose

Agnes VanHoose, 90, of Volga, KY, died Saturday. She is survived by 2 sons, Eddie and Greg VanHoose; 1 daughter, Kim Tackett; 2 grandchildren; 2 brothers, Robert C. and Jack Pelphrey; and 3 sisters, Betty McKenzie, Ruby Blanton and Mable Hazlette. Funeral services will be Tuesday 11 a.m. at the Little Mud Lick Church of God, Staffordsville with burial to follow in the Johnson County Memorial Cemetery, Staffordsville. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home, Monday 2 to 9 p.m., and Tuesday 9 a.m. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, contributions can be mwade to the Little Mud Lick Church of God by contacting the Paintsville Funeral Home at 789-5125.

Noah Salyer
>Noah Salyer, age 91, of Flat Gap, KY, died Thursday. He is survived by 2 brothers, Cozy and Jesse Salyer; 3 sisters, Esta Johnson, Moncie Vickers, and Gay Salyer. Funeral services will be Sunday 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Salyer Cemetery, Rt. 689, Flat Gap. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Satursday 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m.

Thelma Jewell Delong

Thelma Jewell Delong, 82, of Richmond, Ky, formerly of Johnson County, died Friday. She is a retired Johnson County Elementary Teacher. She is survived by 1 son, P.R. Delong; 1 daugther, Nancy Lamb; 2 grandchildren; and 1 great-granddaughter. Funeral services will be Monday, 11 a.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home, with burial in the Ted Delong Cemetery, Hager Hill, Ky. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Saturday 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. and Sunday 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Liberty Baptist Church Building Fund by contacting the Paintsville Funeral Home at 606-789-5125.

Esta Johnson

Esta Johnson, 85, of Flat Gap, died Monday at her home. She is survived by 4 sons, Gary and Keith Johnson, Jerry and James McKenzie; 2 daughters, Lorita Sublett and Susan Fairchild; 20 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers, Jesse and Cozy Salyer; and 2 sisters, Lula Gay Saylers and Moncie Vickers. Funeral services will be Thursday, 11 a.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Highland Memorial Cemetery, Staffordsville. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Wednesday 12 noon to 9 p.m., and Thursday 9 a.m until time of service

Pauline Webb

Pauline Webb, 84, Flat Gap, died Thursday. She is survived with a host of friends and relatives. Funeral will be held in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home, Sunday 2:30 p.m., with visitation Saturday 4 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. until time of service.

Louise Slone Grigsby

Louise Slone Grigsby, 85, of Paintsville, died Tuesday evening. She is survived by 1 daughter, Kathy Castle; 1 son, Cline Salyers, Jr.; 2 sisters, Justine Salyers and Arlene Patrick; 5 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and 4 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be Friday 11 a.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Slone-Howard Cemetery, Flat Fork, Ky. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Thursday 4 to 9 p.m. and Friday 9 a.m.

Jessie Cavins

Jessie Cavins, 59, of Blaine, Ky died Friday July 25th, 2014 at his home. He is survived by his wife, Connie Wallin Cavins; his father,Clarence Cavins: 1 brother, Tim Cavins: 3 sisters, Teresa Hall, Brenda Blanton, and Nannie Fairchild: a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 1 p.m. Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Skaggstown Cemetery, Flat Gap, Ky. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Sunday, July 27th, 2014 from 1 to 9 p.m. and Monday 9 a.m.

Anna Wills

Anna Bernice Wills , wife of Kenneth Wills ,died July 25, 2014. She is survived by 2 Daughters: Karen G. Baldwin & Sharon G. Stickler; Brother: Paul Blair; 4 Sisters: Wilma Jean Belknap, Mary Linda Caudill, Ruby Conley & Goble James.Funeral Service at Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel, Paintsville on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 1:00 PM. Friends may call Sun. 5-9 p.m., Mon. 9 am to 9 p.m., Tues. 9 a.m., Paintsville Funeral Home. Burial at Foster Grimm Cemetery, Lowmansville, Kentucky.

Kerra Francis Spradlin

Kerrie Spradlin, 74, of Lower Twin Branch, Denver, Ky died Monday night, July 28th, 2014 at his home. He is survived by his wife, Alma Blair Spradlin; 2 sons, Mike and Mitchell Spradlin; 5 daughters, Glenda Lowe, Lisa McCarty, Lucresia Hall, Patricia Muncy and Lorna Auxier; 15 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 4 sisters. Funeral services will be Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Spradlin Cemetery, Lower Twin Branch, Denver, KY. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home, Wednesday 5 to 9 p.m., Thursday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday 9 a.m.

Mary Marie Jenkins

Mary Marie Jenkins, 84, of Flat Gap, KY died Tuesday night, July 29th 2014, at her residence. She is survived by 1 son, Carlos Jenkins; 2 daughters, Christine Gullett and Carlene Lemaster; 12 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 11 a.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Jenkins-Lemaster Cemetery, Flat Gap. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home Thursday 4 to 9 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.

Charles Edward Hale, Sr.

Charles Edward Hale, Sr., 84, of Pineville, KY, formerly of Bonanza, Ky, died Friday. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Betty Ruth Cantrell Hale; 2 sons, Chuck and Chris Hale; 1 daughter, Barbara Gent; 5 grandchildren; 1 brother, Homer Hale, Jr., and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Tuesday, 1 p.m., in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Johnson County Memorial Cemetery, Staffordsville. Visitation will be at the Paintsville Funeral Home, Monday 1 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Tuesday 9 a.m. until time of service.

Ervin Lowe

Ervin Lowe, 77, of Lower Twin Branch, Denver, KY, died Thursday at his home. He is survived by 1 daughter, Brenda Crawford; 1 son, Rick Lowe; 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; 1 sister and 3 brothers. Funeral services will be Sunday 11 a.m. in the Chapel of the Paintsville Funeral Home with burial in the Burlin Blair Family Cemetery, Denver, KY. Visitation will be Friday 1 to 9 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home.