Drexel Salyers II age 40 of Clearfield, Kentucky formerly of Salyersville, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at the St. Claire Regional Medical Center in Morehead, Kentucky. He was born April 24, 1973 in Clark County to Drexel and Velda Gross Salyers who survive.
Also surviving is his wife, Heather Helton Salyers, two sons, Joshua Salyers and Tony Salyers, one daughter, Katlyn Salyers, two brothers, Troy Brake of Wellington, Ky, and Coby Neil Helton of Paintsville, Ky, and two sisters, Stephanie Shocky of Morehead, Ky, and Aimee Sally of Wellington, Ky.

Born: Tuesday, 4/24/1973
Deceased: Wednesday, 5/15/2013

 Gracie Preston Montgomery, age 88, a resident of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky.
Mrs. Montgomery was born November 22, 1924 in Salyersville, Kentucky the daughter of the late Milliard and Pearl Caudill Preston. Also, preceding her in death is her husband, TE Montgomery, a daughter, Carol Faye Montgomery, and brother, Billy Ray Preston.

Born: Saturday, 11/22/1924
Deceased: Wednesday, 5/15/2013

 Betty Hale age 83 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at the Riverview Nursing Home in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. She was born February 14, 1930 in Floyd County to the late Warren Smith and Eliza Patrick Hale.
Graveside services were conducted Friday, May 17, 2013 at 11 AM at the Hale Cemetery at Prestonsburg, Kentucky. Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.

Born: Friday, 2/14/1930
Deceased: Wednesday, 5/15/2013

 Andrew Reed age 72 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. He was born November 17, 1940 in Magoffin County to the late Jennings B. and Sina Jenkins Reed.
Andrew is survived by two brothers, Douglas (Judy) Reed and Gary L. (Bonnie) Reed both of Salyersville, Kentucky, three nephews, Tony Doyle, Chris Reed and Stephen Reed, and one niece, Sarah Reed.

Born: Sunday, 11/17/1940
Deceased: Tuesday, 5/14/2013

Jesse James Hale went home to be with the Lord, May 13, 2013. He was born November 16, 1937 in Gunlock, Kentucky. He was a member of the Old Regular Baptist Church in Canton, MI. Jesse was a veteran of the Air Force. Jesse taught school in Detroit, MI for 35 years. He is survived by his wife, Joyce (Shepherd) Hale and one son, Brian Hale. Other survivors include three sisters, Bonnie Crisp of Banner, Kentucky, Charity Hale of Scottsdale, AZ and Opal Hale of Canton, MI and one brother, Ruben Hale of Mount Sterling, Kentucky.

Deceased: Monday, 5/13/2013

Darlena J. Conley Bailey Age 78 of Salyersville, Ky. Passed away May 11, 2013 at Salyersville Health Care Center,in Salyersville, Kentucky. She was born June 15, 1934 in Breathitt County, Kentucky to the late Jefferson and Vina Smith Conley. Darlena is also preceded in death by her husband Oscar Bailey.

Born: Friday, 6/15/1934
Deceased: Saturday, 5/11/2013

 Edison Williams, age 59, a resident of Old Lick Creek Road in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013 at his home.
Mr. Williams was born March 17, 1954 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of Lawson Williams and the late Zona Mae Blanton Williams. Also, proceeding in death is a son, Terry Williams, and a brother, Terry Williams.
Mr. Williams was a member of the Elk Creek Freewill Baptist Church and was a truck driver until his retirement.

Born: Wednesday, 3/17/1954
Deceased: Saturday, 5/11/2013

 Eva Tidey Brown age 64 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013 at her home. She was born March 21, 1949 in Laporte, Indiana to the late Jack Allen and Alta Mae Pointon Tidey.

Born: Monday, 3/21/1949
Deceased: Thursday, 5/09/2013

 Nellie Gray Howard Salyer, 70, of Grayson went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 in Hospice Care Center. She was born August 16, 1942 in Paintsville, KY a daughter of the late Lawrence and Norsie Howard. She retired after 27 years as a school teacher in the Carter County School System where she also continued to substitute until recently, a member of the Retired Carter County Teachers and a member of the First Baptist Church in Grayson. She was preceded in death by a sister Flora Faye Howard and one brother Paul D. Howard.

Born: Sunday, 8/16/1942
Deceased: Wednesday, 5/08/2013

  Alfred Carl ''Al'' Oborne, age 84, of Wayne, NY died Wednesday May 8, 2013 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Bath, N.Y.

Born: Friday, 5/18/1928
Deceased: Wednesday, 5/08/2013