Cameron Bryce Mullins, age 4, a resident of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away December 23, 2010 at the Cabell-Huntington Hospital in Huntington, WV.  Cameron was born December 5, 2006 at Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Kentucky, the son of James “Jimmy” Garcia and Jessica Mullins.  He is preceded in death by his Great-Parental Grandparents, Robert and Mary Arnett Hurt.  In his passing he leaves behind his Father:  James Garcia and fiancée Cindy of Salyersville, Kentucky; Mother:  Jessica Mullins of Salyersville, Kentucky, two sisters:  Brandie Rosamaria Garcia and Morgan

Born: Tuesday, 12/05/2006
Deceased: Thursday, 12/23/2010

Marie Arnett Whitaker, age 77, a resident of Gunlock, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, December 18, 2010 at the Highlands Regional Medical Center.  Marie was born October 3, 1933 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Burney and Harriet Wireman Arnett.  Survivors include one son:  Bruce Michael Whitaker of Woodbury, MN; three sisters:  Sandy Shepherd and Ruth Shepherd both of Gunlock, Kentucky and Mable Hopkins of Wisconsin; and one grandson:  Christopher Michael Whitaker of Woodburn, MN.  In addition to her parents, her Husband:  Jim Dan Whitaker; two brothers:  Arthur Arnet

Born: Tuesday, 10/03/1933
Deceased: Saturday, 12/18/2010

Luther “Pa” Shepherd age 73, of Gunlock, Kentucky passed away Friday, December 17, 2010 at his residence.    Luster was born October 18, 1937 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, the son of the late Goble and Bertha Shepherd.  He was married to Edith Howard Shepherd and she survives.  Luther was a Pipe Line worker and retired Coal Miner.  He was a member of the Salt Lick United Baptist Church.  Luther was preceded in death by one son:  Vaughn Shepherd and one brother:  Elwood Shepherd.  Survivors include:  three sons:  Donald (Nola) Shepherd and Johnny Shepherd of Gunlock, Kentucky, Luther James (

Born: Monday, 10/18/1937
Deceased: Friday, 12/17/2010

Goldie Francis Howard age 84, of Pricey Creek Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away on Tuesday, December 14, 2010 at the Morgan County A.R.H.

Born: Friday, 10/08/1926
Deceased: Tuesday, 12/14/2010

Johnie King, age, 87, of Willard, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at the Willard Health Care Center .  He was born September 5, 1923 in Salyersville, KY to the late Rev. Cleve and Rebecca (Walters) King.  He attended the United Baptist Church in Willard, Ohio.  He enjoyed singing and playing the guitar and banjo.  He retired from Sheller Globe in Norwalk, Ohio.  He was a WW II Army Veteran who served in the Phillipines and Germany.   

Born: Wednesday, 9/05/1923
Deceased: Tuesday, 12/07/2010

Magoffin County, Kentucky passed away Thursday, December 2, 2010 in Montgomery County, Ohio.  Beth was born February 21, 1978 to Carl Randy Rudd and Wanda Wilson who survive.  Also surviving is her Fiancé, Jeremy Lazzarine; one daughter:  Katlyn McElroy of Lebanon, Ohio; one son:  Jaiden Lazzarine of Union, Ohio ; three brothers:  Jeremy Donahue of Florida, Patrick Donahue of North Carolina and Randy Michael Rudd of Rensselaer, Indiana; two sisters:  Angela Jean Lemaster and Amanda Lynn Pennington both of Salyersville, Kentucky and several Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and Friends.  Funeral servic

Born: Tuesday, 2/21/1978
Deceased: Thursday, 12/02/2010

Billy Hale age 72 of Mine Fork Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday November 30, 2010 at his home.  Billy was born April 8, 1938 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Wesley and Frona Borders Hale.  Survivors include his wife Virginia Tackett Hale, two sons:  Ronnie Lee (Connie) Hale and Ricky Allen (Jody) Hale both of Salyersville, Kentucky; one daughter:  Sheila Rose (Danny) Montgomery of Staffordsville, Kentucky; four sisters:  Josephine Borders and Delores Howard both of Salyersville, Kentucky; Francis Adams and June Adams both of Marion, Ohio; five grandchildren:  Sabrin

Born: Friday, 4/08/1938
Deceased: Tuesday, 11/30/2010

Kenneth Wade Carty, age 58, a resident of Craft Creek in Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, November 23, 2010 at the Cabell Huntington Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia.  Mr. Carty was born May 24, 1952 in Salyersville, Kentucky, the son of David Jesse “D.J.” Carty and the late Ruby Howard Carty.  Wade served his country in the military until he was honorable discharged.  Mr.

Born: Saturday, 5/24/1952
Deceased: Tuesday, 11/23/2010

Samuel Paul Gasparac infant son of Nathan Gasparac and Jennifer Howes Gasparac of Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away on Tuesday November 23, 2010 at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Kentucky.  In addition to his parents, he is survived by one sister:  Anna Grace Gasparac, his paternal grandparents:  Paul and Theda Watkins Gasparac of Salyersville, Kentucky and maternal grandparents:  David and Joann Howes also of Salyersville.  Private graveside services for Samuel Paul Gasparac were held on Friday, November 26, 2010 at Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. 

Born: Tuesday, 11/23/2010
Deceased: Tuesday, 11/23/2010

Zula Skaggs Jenkins, age 88, of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at the Paul B.

Born: Sunday, 12/25/1921
Deceased: Wednesday, 11/17/2010