Saul Joseph age 77 of Royalton, Kentucky passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012 at his home. He was born September 8, 1935 in Magoffin County to the late Malcom and Lona Prater Joseph.

Born: Sunday, 9/08/1935
Deceased: Sunday, 9/23/2012

 Oda Conley Patrick age 89 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday, September 21, 2012 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. She was born November 2, 1922 in Breathitt County, Kentucky to the late Adam and Rachel Oliver Conley. She is also preceded in death by her husband Bub Patrick.

Born: Thursday, 11/02/1922
Deceased: Friday, 9/21/2012

 John B. Shepherd age 81 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, September 20, 2012 at the Cabell Huntington Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia. He was born August 9, 1931 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Morgan and Margaret Wireman Shepherd.
He is survived by his wife; Ruth Shepherd, two sons; Pete Shepherd of Salyersville, Kentucky and Johnny Shepherd of Salyersville, Kentucky. Also surviving are four grandchildren, one step-granddaughter, and 1 step-great-grandson. Also surviving is a special cousin; Ethel Wireman Stephens. 

Born: Friday, 10/09/1931
Deceased: Thursday, 9/20/2012

 Roberta Salyers Trusty, age 68, a resident of Dixie Avenue in Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Kentucky.
Mrs. Trusty was born April 14, 1944 in Salyersville, Kentucky the daughter of the late Robert and Eliza Poe Salyers.  Also, preceding her in death is her husband, Elmer Trusty, whom she married on February 21, 1964.
She was a homemaker and a devoted member to her family and friends.  She was a member of the Carver United Baptist Church.

Born: Friday, 4/14/1944
Deceased: Wednesday, 9/19/2012

 Edgar Alvin Poe age 83 of Louisa, Kentucky formerly of Magoffin County, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at the Mountain Manor Nursing Home in Paintsville, Kentucky. He was born May 19, 1925 in North Judson, Indiana to the late Ben and Elizabeth Puckett Poe.

Born: Sunday, 5/19/1929
Deceased: Tuesday, 9/18/2012

 Mae Shepherd Arnett age 93 of Fredville, Ky., wife of the late Arvel W. Arnett passed away on Sunday morning September 9, 2012 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Ky. She was born January 20, 1919 in Magoffin County to the late Leck and Telia Brown Shepherd.
Mae is survived by four daughters: Connie (Austin) Wireman of Fredville, Kentucky, Nina Arnett of Fredville, Kentucky, Carolyn(Henry S.) Sue Coons of Paris, Kentucky and Madgie Lea(Victor) Davis of Fredville, Kentucky. One sister: Ella Rhee Arnett of Ohio.

Born: Monday, 1/20/1919
Deceased: Sunday, 9/09/2012

 Ruth Howard Salyer age 87 of Lexington, Kentucky formerly of Magoffin County, Kentucky passed away Tuesday September 4, 2012 at the Pine Meadows nursing home in Lexington, Ky. She was born June 18, 1925 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late George and May Hurt Howard. Ruth is preceded in death by her husband Clay Salyer. Ruth is survived by two sons Nick Clay Salyer of Lexington, Kentucky, Dan Salyer of New York, New York, and one daughter Susan Salyer of Lexington, Kentucky.

Born: Thursday, 6/18/1925
Deceased: Tuesday, 9/04/2012

 A.B. "Hap" Gose age 76 of Salyersville passed away on Friday September 7, 2012 at his home. Born December 4, 1935 he was a son of the late Bill and Delana Phipps Gose. Survivors include special relatives; Matthew, Kay, Toshia, Jacob, and Arayanna Isaac as well as a host of neighbors and friends. In addition to his parents "Hap" was preceded in death by 3 half-brothers. He was a Veteran of the US Army and a member of the Bear Branch Primitive Baptist Church.

Born: Wednesday, 12/04/1935
Deceased: Sunday, 9/02/2012

Phyllis Arnett May age 75 of Salyersville, Kentucky, wife of Homer May JR passed away Saturday afternoon, July 21, 2012 at the Salyersville Health Care Center.

Phyllis was born January 19, 1937 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Sidney and Phoebe Arnett Arnett.

Mrs. May is survived by her husband; two sons; Charles Kevin May of West Liberty, Kentucky and Paul Bryan May of Salyersville, Kentucky; one daughter, Kimberly Jane Patrick; five grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Born: Tuesday, 1/19/1937
Deceased: Saturday, 7/21/2012

Granville "G.V." Joseph age 104 of Salyersville, Ky., passed away on Friday evening July 20, 2012 at the Salyersville Heath Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. Born February 3, 1908 in Magoffin County Kentucky he was a son of the late Linden and Harriett Wireman Joseph. He was united in marriage to the former Ethel Mullins who precedes him in death. G.V. was a retired Logger and Sawmill operator and a member of the Lakeville Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors include five sons: Kendall Joseph of Dayton, Ohio, Charles Joseph, Harold Joseph, Granville Jr.

Born: Monday, 2/03/1908
Deceased: Friday, 7/20/2012