John J. Owen (Johnny) Kern, age 36, a resident of Route 7 in Gunlock, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at his home.  Mr. Kern was born November 27, 1974 in Cadillac, Michigan the son of James and Donna McLeon Simpson Kern.  Preceding him in death are his paternal grandparents, Leo and Donna Simpson Kern and maternal grandparents, Homer and Mable Dorlin McLeod.  Mr.

Born: Wednesday, 11/27/1974
Deceased: Wednesday, 7/06/2011

Ruby Lee Arnett Patrick, 78, widow of Lester Patrick passed away on July 5, 2011.  She was the daughter of the late Freeman and Merlie Bailey Arnett.  She was born in Hendricks, Kentucky.  Ruby attended Morehead State University and enjoyed her career as a teacher in the Magoffin County School system.  Upon retirement she became an active volunteer and member of the Bible Study Fellowship and a member of the Second Presbyterian Church in Lexington, Kentucky.  Ruby also volunteered for Meals on Wheels and Best Friends and greatly enjoyed tutoring, of course on a volunteer basis.  Ruby was an

Deceased: Tuesday, 7/05/2011

Dean Risner age 45 of Royalton, Kentucky passed away Monday, June 27, 2011 at his home. He was born March 4, 1966 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Boyd Risner and Dorothy Marshall Risner Preston who survives.
He is also survived by two brothers:  Randall Risner of Royalton, Kentucky and Boyd Keith Risner of Royalton, Kentucky; One sister Patricia Jean Minix of Salyersville, Kentucky and a host of family and friends.

Born: Friday, 3/04/1966
Deceased: Monday, 6/27/2011

Esta Mae Jackson Bailey age 93 of Salyersville passed away on Saturday Morning June 25, 2011 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Ky.
Esta Mae was born April 19, 1918 a daughter of the late Hopkins Jackson and Ada Arnett. She was united in marriage to Hulbert "Dick" Bailey who precedes her in death. Esta Mae was a cook with the Magoffin County School System and affiliated with the Baptist Faith.

Born: Friday, 4/19/1918
Deceased: Saturday, 6/25/2011

Harold "Jack" Fletcher, age 68, of Galion, Ohio passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2011 at his residence. He was born on May 17, 1943 to the late Bruner and Ollie (Barnett) Fletcher in Willard, Ohio. Harold had worked at Plymouth Locomotive until its closing in 1999 and retired from Gledhill Road Machinery. He attended the Victory Temple Church of God and was a member of the Moose and Eagle's clubs. He also enjoyed carpentry work.

Born: Monday, 5/17/1943
Deceased: Saturday, 6/25/2011

Moarine Logwood, 65 years old of LaPorte, IN, died Monday, June 20, 2011 in Community Hospital in Munster, IN.
She was born March 3, 1946 in Salyersville, KY., Daughter of John & Jessie (Manns) Back.
Moarine was a retired fork lift driver for Boise/ Jefferson Smirfit for 24 years and she owned a cleaning business.

Born: Sunday, 3/03/1946
Deceased: Monday, 6/20/2011

Robert Hunley age 79 of Twin Lick Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, June 19, 2011 at his home.

Born: Monday, 4/18/1932
Deceased: Sunday, 6/19/2011

Henry Franklin Howard age 85 of Trace Branch in Salyersville passed away on Saturday morning June 18, 2011 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Ky. Henry was born December 12, 1925 to the Late Harris and Ollie Reed Howard in Magoffin County, Ky. He was united in marriage in 1965 to Isabell Bess Howard who survives. Henry was a retired employee from General Motors and a Veteren of the United States Navy.

Born: Saturday, 12/12/1925
Deceased: Saturday, 6/18/2011

Delphia L. Smith, born September 12, 1931 in Magoffin County, Salyersville, KY, died Tuesday, June 14, 2011 in the company of her loving husband of nearly 62 years, Charles L. Smith. Delphia was a warm hearted and dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and sister. Preceded in death by sister Helen Blanton and brothers Ernie, Ishmael and Hartford Conley and son James Willie.

Born: Saturday, 9/12/1931
Deceased: Tuesday, 6/14/2011

Tina Holbrook age 38 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. She was born on November 3, 1972 in Lansing, Michigan to Newt Rowe and Candice Sue Gardner Mullins.

Born: Friday, 11/03/1972
Deceased: Tuesday, 6/07/2011