Richard Dean McDaniel, age 51, a resident of Wilder, Kentucky; passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014 in Salyersville, Kentucky.
Bert Blair Minix, age 87, a resident of Alger, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. Mr. Minix was born January 29, 1927 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late Kelly and June Push Minix. Also, preceding him in death is one sister, Beatrice Rowe; and brothers, Homer, James, and Billy Joe Minix. Ford Motor Company in Lima, Ohio employed Mr. Minix until his retirement. He served his country in the US Army during World War II and he was honorably discharged.
Elizabeth Minix Bailey age 94 of Royalton Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at the Salyersville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. She was born April 1, 1920 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Sam and Lily Howard Minix. Survivors include three sons; James Dale Bailey of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Howard C.
Reva Mounts age 90 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at the Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. She was born November 9, 1923 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Alonzo and Georgia Hampton Workman. She is survived by one brother Ervin Workman of Salyersville, Kentucky, and several nieces and nephews.
Mattie Montgomery Fields age 78 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, August 9, 2014 at her home. She was born July 1, 1936 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Leck and Ethel Back Montgomery. Survivors include one son Alvie Eugene Vore of Corydon, Indiana, three daughters; Stella Kauffmann and Tammy Pope both of Webster, Kentucky and Cammie Mitchell of Prestonsburg, Kentucky, three sisters; Lucy Arnett and Louise Patrick both of Salyersville, Kentucky, and Peggy Gullett of Louisville, Kentucky, twenty-two grandchildren and thirty-four great grandchildren.
Tex Helton age 58 of Keeton Farm Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, August 9, 2014 at his home. He was born October 15, 1955 in Magoffin County Kentucky to the late Rex and Virginia Lemaster Helton Prater. He is the husband of Donna Howard Helton who survives. Also surviving are two daughters; Olivia Maynard and Valerie Gomez both of Lexington, Kentucky, one sister Bessie Mae Risner of Salyersville, Kentucky and two grandchildren; Aiden Alexander Castaneda and Ethan Grey Castaneda.
Denzil Ray Watkins of Coldwater, MI. Born November 1, 1952, died August 1, 2014. Survived by: daughter Crystal Watkins, Pleasant Lake, MI; sons Danny Watkins, Pleasant Lake, MI; and Jonathan Watkins, Coldwater, MI. Brothers: Ernest Watkins, Ezel, KY; James Watkins, Prestonsburg, KY; Charles Watkins, Comfort, TX; Rodney Watkins, West Liberty, KY; and Chester Watkins, Coldwater, MI. Sisters: Della Warbington, Nevada; Joann McCarley, Pipes Creek, TX; Phyllis Hackworth, Salyersville, KY; Sandra Hackworth, Prestonsburg, KY; and Norma Green, Leslie, MI.
Willard Howard, of Stockbridge,
Michigan, age 71, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at his home.
Jerry Scott Minix age 40 of Royalton Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014 at his home. He was born December 23, 1973 in Floyd County, Kentucky to John Minix and the late Phyllis Jo Arnett Minix. Survivors include two sons, Jackson Price and Ethan Clyde Holbrook; two brothers, Stevie Joe Minix, and Johnny Neil Minix both of Salyersville, Kentucky; three sisters Teresa Faye Bailey, Tamela Kay Connelley, and Terrie Sue Fletcher all of Salyersville, Kentucky; and a very good friend Andrew Nickels.
Danika Salyer age 7 of Half Mountain Road in Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 at the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She was born May 8, 2007 in Floyd County, Kentucky to Ricky and Lisa Mullins Salyer who survive. Also surviving are two brothers; Donovan Kyle Salyer and Delano Kaiden Salyer both of Salyersville, Kentucky, her maternal grandmother; Sherry Mullins of Salyersville, Kentucky, and her paternal grandparents; Joe and Geraldine Salyer of Salyersville, Kentucky.