Sheila Collinsworth Elkins, age 56, a resident of Winchester, Kentucky, formerly of Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2013 at her residence.
Mrs. Elkins was born November 9, 1956 in Salyersville, Kentucky the daughter of Goldie Mills Collinsworth and the late Willie Collinsworth. Also, preceding her in death is one sister, Teddy Albright Vanderpool, and one brother, Lowell Collinsworth.
Mrs. Elkins was a homemaker and vital member to her family.

Born: Friday, 11/09/1956
Deceased: Thursday, 8/01/2013

 Orville McCarty, age 63, a resident of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, July 29, 2013 at his home.

Mr. McCarty was born September 30, 1949 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late Beecher Sr. and Gustavia Carty McCarty. Also, preceding him in death are brothers, Donald, Daniel Boone, JK, and Earl McCarty, and sister, Darlene LeMaster.
Mr. McCarty was employed as a heavy equipment operator in the mining industry. He was a Vietnam Veteran who served in the U.S. Army until he was honorably discharged.

Born: Friday, 9/30/1949
Deceased: Monday, 7/29/2013

 Shirley Daniels age 63 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, July 28, 2013 at the Kings Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Kentucky. She was born March 13, 1950 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Sonny "Buck" Lemaster and Elizabeth "Lizzie" Meade Lemaster who survives.

Born: Monday, 3/13/1950
Deceased: Sunday, 7/28/2013

 James Ray "Bill" Benton, Sr. age 72 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at his residence. He was born October 3, 1941 in Magoffin County to the late Dazzell and Ina Bailey Benton.

Born: Friday, 10/03/1941
Deceased: Tuesday, 7/23/2013

 Mary Lemaster Frazier age 75 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the Crestview Nursing Home in Frankfort, Kentucky. Mary was born February 11, 1938 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Curt and Ida Jackson Lemaster. She is also preceded in death by her husband the late James H. Frazier. Survivors include three sons Henry Curtis Frazier of Indiana, Hansel David Frazier of Chelsea, Michigan and Leonard James Frazier of Bellville, Michigan and one daughter Pamela Frazier Marshall of Frankfort, Kentucky.

Born: Friday, 2/11/1938
Deceased: Saturday, 7/20/2013

 Mildred Back, age 75 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, July 15, 2013 at her home. Mildred was the wife of the late John D. Back.
Mildred was born September 24, 1937 to the late Jay and Flora Dunn Stephens.

Born: Friday, 9/24/1937
Deceased: Monday, 7/15/2013

 David Shepherd age 57 of Gunlock, Kentucky passed away Friday, July 12, 2013. David is the son of Hazel Shepherd and the late William J. Shepherd.
Survivors include his mother Hazel Shepherd; daughters, Pamela Ann Shepherd and Christie Ward; brothers, Danny (Wanda) Shepherd, Lawrence (Claudette) Shepherd, Ebb (Jenny) Shepherd; sisters, Jane (Ronald Shepherd), Sadie (Jerry) Bailey, Lesia (Darvin) Reed, Angie (Wendell) King; Grandchildren, Tyler Dean Ousley, Tiffany Bentley Tharpe & Christopher Bentley; and one great-grandson Brayden Keith Bentley.

Born: Sunday, 1/01/1956
Deceased: Friday, 7/12/2013

 James Ernest Brown, age 67 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday, July 12, 2013 at Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. He is the husband of Cathy Brown whom survives.
James "Cookie" Brown was born July 17, 1945 in Ashland, Kentucky to the late Chester Allen Brown and Helen Gasparett.

Born: Tuesday, 7/17/1945
Deceased: Friday, 7/12/2013

 Birtie Patrick age 77 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, July 11, 2013 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. She is the wife of the late Bub Patrick.
Birtie was born November 27, 1935 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to Kash and Alice Davis Alsept.

Born: Wednesday, 11/27/1935
Deceased: Thursday, 7/11/2013

 Steven Randall Francis age 45 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday July 11, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio. He is the son of Helen and the late Palmer Francis.
Steven Randall was born August 21, 1967 in Morgan County, Kentucky to Palmer Francis and Helen Risner Francis. He is the grandson of the late Hassell and Audy Gullett Francis and the late Leck and Hildred Patrick Risner.

Born: Monday, 8/21/1967
Deceased: Thursday, 7/11/2013