Luther Bailey age 47,passed away October 5, 2010 at Cabell-Huntington Hospital in Huntington, WV. He was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky, the son of the late Charlie Bailey and Myrtle “Sis” Salyers Bailey. Luther was disabled and of the Baptist faith. Surviving are four Brothers: Robert Bailey of Salyersville, Kentucky, Willie Bailey, Freddie Bailey and Danny Bailey of Royalton, Kentucky and two Sisters: Nancy Wireman of Waverly Ohio and Alvydeen Joseph of Royalton, Kentucky.
Tommy Rowe, age 31, of Coal Branch Road in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away October 4, 2010 at his residence. Tommy was born on November 1, 1978 in Floyd County, Kentucky, the son of Chalmer “Rooster” and Mary Rowe. Survivors include his parents; one brother, Wesley Rowe and one sister, Savannah Rowe of Salyersville, Kentucky. Funeral Services were conducted on Thursday, October 7, 2010 at 11:00 AM from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Jeff Lemaster and Tim Watkins officiating. Burial followed in the Menifee Watson Cemetery at Tip Top, Kentucky. In lieu of flowers, plea
Lee Bailey, age 79, of Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, September 30, 2010 at Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Ky. Lee was born March 28, 1931 to the late Add and Mary Conley Bailey in Magoffin County, Kentucky and was united in marriage to Clara Shepherd who survives. Lee was a Retired Coal Miner and of the Baptist faith. Along with his wife Clara, Lee is survived by four Sons: Johnny Ray Bailey and Keith Bailey both of Salyersville, Randy Bailey of Prestonsburg, Ky., and Homer Bailey of Hardinsburg, Indiana; three Daughters: Wilma Lee Goble of Prestonsb
Barnett “Bill” Howard, age 79, a resident of LaGrange, KY, passed away September 29, 2010 at the Home Stead Nursing Home. Barnett was born January 6, 1931 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, He is the son of the late Sylvester Howard and Leona Howard. Survivors include two daughters Debbie Robinson of LaGrange, KY, and Vickie Sutherland of Shelbyville, KY, two sisters Pauline Howard and Ella Ward both of Salyersville, KY, six Grandchildren and four Great Grandchildren.
Rev. William J. Wheeler Sr., age 66 of Marengo returned to his heavenly father on September 29, 2010 surrounded by his family.
He was born on February 20, 1944 in Salyersville, Kentucky to the late Lester and Ethel (Cantrell) Wheeler. A graduate of Magoffin County High School, he served in the US Navy.
For the past 35 years he has been a resident of the Marengo area and had worked at Tecumseh and Sunray Stoves.
Marie Bailey, 96, of Marion, Ohio died on September 27, 2010 in Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio following a massive stroke.
Marie was born August 23, 1914 in Salyersville, Kentucky where she spent her childhood, married and started her family. In the early 1940’s, she moved to Marion with her husband and four children at the time. Her fifth and last child was born in Marion.
Earsel James Howard, age 66, a resident of Salyersville, KY passed away September 27, 2010 at his residence. Earsel was born December 31, 1944 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, the son of the late Lloyd Howard and Woodie Salyer Howard. Survivors include one brother, Larry Brent Bailey of Salyersville, KY. In addition to his parents, one brother; Charles Bailey Jr. preceded Earsel in death. Memorial Services were conducted at 12:00 PM on October 7, 2010. Arrangements were under the care of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.
Ovie was the first born son of Edgar and Ruie Carty, born on February 4th, 1928. He was raised on Stinson and was the oldest of eleven children. Times were hard in those days, but it was still happy times. Ovie went to school and helped on the farm. Ovie met Sue Dell Arnett in 1954. After a seven year courtship, they married on November 1st, 1961.