Faye Arnett age 79 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 at the Physicians Regional Healthcare System in Naples, Florida. Faye was born July 16, 1933 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Hargis and Iva Arnett. She is also preceded in death by her husband Elmer Arnett. Survivors include two daughters: Dr.
Khloe Lynn Smith infant daughter of Josh and Holly Helton Smith passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 at the St. Claire Medical Center in Morehead, Kentucky.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 pm Sunday, March 24, 2013 at the Bethlehem to Calvary Church with Johnny Reed Officiating. Burial followed in the Perkins Family Cemetery on Trace Branch.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home. www.magoffincountyfuneralhome.com
Lawrence "The Glass Man" Hackworth, age 86 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. He was born July 29, 1926 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Jim and Stella Marshall Hackworth.
Dora Delia Wireman age 74 of White Oak, TX passed away Friday, March 15, 2013. She was born November 12, 1938 in Brownsville, TX to the late Domingo and Antonia Zapata.
Dora is survived by her husband of 43 years, Brunie Wireman; daughter and son-in-law, Dawn and Stacy Whittington of Longview, TX, three grandchildren, Logan Goodwin, Aven Whittington and Gentry Whittington; brother, Arturo Zapata and his wife Raquel of Longview, TX; aunt, Merced Pena of Brownsville, TX; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Chester L. "Pete" Wright age 78 of Mechanicsburg, OH passed away March 14, 2013 at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born May 20, 1934 in South Charleston, West Virginia to the late Denver M. and Minotee Johnson Wright.
Oscar Joe “104” Koontz, age 56, a resident of North 4th Street in Flatwoods, Kentucky, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013 at the Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky.
Mr. Koontz was born October 12, 1956 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late Charles Sr. and Oma Whitaker Koontz. Also, preceding him in death are two brothers, Buck and Daniel Koontz.
Mr. Koontz was an employee of Ramco Trucking and was better known as “104” to his peers. He was also a member of the Blackburn Baptist Church of Ashland, Kentucky.
Danny Leon Marshall, age 63, a resident of Right Hand Fork of Puncheon in Royalton, Kentucky passed away Monday, March 11, 2013 at his residence.
Mr. Marshall was born June 16, 1949 in Ann Arbor, Michigan the son of Phyllis Patrick Marshall and the late Astor Marshall. Also, preceding him in death is daughter, Jane Monique Marshall, and sister, Carol Sue Marshall.
Mr. Marshall was retired and vital member of his family.
Mulberry- Morris Lynn Daugherty, age 71, passed away March 10, 2013 at his son's home of heart failure. Morris was born in Briceville, Tn. on September 22, 1941 to Robert Lee & Bertha Mae (Rutherford) Daugherty. Morris moved to Mulberry six years ago from Kentucky. Morris was a veteran of the U.S. Army (Vietnam), a coal miner and of the Church of Christ faith.
Hiram Ely, 91, Louisville, passed away on March 9, 2013. Born March 6, 1922 in Soldier, Kentucky, he was a U.S. Navy veteran who served in WWII and a graduate of Morehead State University. He married the former Buena E. Wright in 1947 and together they owned and ran several businesses, including a Western Auto Store, in Salyersville, Kentucky for 36 years.
James Oscar Crace, age 62, a resident of Flat Fork Road in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the Salyersville Health Care in Salyersville, Kentucky.
Mr. Crace was born June 12, 1950 at the Paintsville Hospital in Paintsville, Kentucky the son of the late Burt and Callie Florence Wheeler Crace. Also, preceding him in death is a sister, Fannie Leigh Blair.
Mr. Crace was a member of the Church of God Faith and devoted member of his family.