Shirley Faye Poe Minix age 74 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, February 27, 2014 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. She was born April 23, 1939 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Frank and Maude Minix Poe. She is also preceded in death by her husband Charles Minix. Shirley was a homemaker and a member of the Carver United Baptist Church.
Myrtle Lee Johnson Mann age 77 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at the St. Joseph East Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. Myrtle was born April 4, 1936 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Curtis and Emma Tackett Johnson.
Dewey Simpkins, age 83, a resident of Magoffin Manor in Salyersville, Kentucky; passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Ashland, Kentucky.
Mr. Simpkins was born January 7, 1931 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late John and Della Poe Simpkins. Also, preceding him in death is son, Jerry Simpkins; sisters, Marie Poe, Bernice Short, Rose Arnett, Myrtle Rice, Juanita Simpkins, Polly Arnett; brothers, Thomas Simpkins, Charlie Reed, and Ed Reed.
Beulah Paulyne Gibson Conley, 90, widow of Oliver Elmon Conley, passed away peacefully Sunday, February 23, 2014. The oldest child of the late Clyde Egbert Gibson and Hester May “Hettie” Mitchell Dobson, she was born March 21, 1923 in Van Wert, Iowa. She married Mr. Conley December 8, 1945 and they moved to Lexington after he retired from his Air Force career. Mrs. Conley was a retired employee of the Blue Grass Army Depot and a former Arby’s Restaurant employee.
Terry Glenn Meadows age 52 of Alexandria, Kentucky formerly of Groveland, Florida passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at his home. He was born October 13, 1961 in Sumpter, Florida to the late Robert G. and Pearl Meadows. He is survived by his ex-wife Brenda Stephens, two step sons Charles Stephens and Burl Stephens of Salyersville, Kentucky.
Louie Reed, age 63, a resident of Fletcher Branch in Salyersville, Kentucky; passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at the Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky.
Mr. Reed was born September 13, 1949 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late Arna and Delphia Adams Reed. Also, preceding him in death is one sister, Arnetta Reed.
Mr. Reed is a graduate of Magoffin County High School in Salyersville, Kentucky. He was self-employed as a mason.
Ethel Slone age 71 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. She was born April 4, 1942 in Floyd County, Kentucky.
She is survived by one son Carl Slone of Salyersville, Kentucky, two daughters Linda Barnett and Brenda McKenzie both of Salyersville, Kentucky, one brother Leonard Holleston, 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
Harry Puckett, age 81, a resident of Sugar Camp Road in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Kentucky.
Mr. Puckett was born January 31, 1933 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late James Puckett and Maxie Cook Puckett. Also, preceding in death is his wife, Mary Puckett, two sisters , Genevieve and Mignon Puckett; and brothers, Leonard and Price Puckett.
Jack Allen age 83 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, February 16, 2014 at his home. He was born March 3, 1930 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late John H. and Edith May Allen.
Ricky Edward Cooper age 48 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 at his home. He was born June 19, 1965 in Johnson County, Kentucky to the late James Cooper and Janet Sue Adams Cooper who survives. He is also survived by his companion Sharon Mullins, two daughters Megan (Shane) Cooper Dyer of Salyersville, Kentucky and Jessica Cooper of Salyersville, Kentucky, one brother Terry (Pam) Cooper of Salyersville, Kentucky and two grandchildren. In addition to his father Ricky is preceded in death by one brother Robert George Cooper.