Caroline Farris age 50 of Jackson, Kentucky passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Kentucky. She was born April 23, 1963 in Knox, Indiana to Eugene Farris and Mattie Montgomery Fields who survives.
Margaret Ellen Howard age 78 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. She was born February 27, 1936 on Craft Creek in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Clyde and Gladie Montgomery Howard. Margaret was a homemaker and a member of The New Life Worship Center. She was saved and baptized in the spring of 1964.
Gary Neil Conley, 58, of West Milton, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He was born in Paintsville, Kentucky to Jeff and Sue (Pennington) Conley. Gary was an animal lover and enjoyed breeding and showing many different dogs over the years. He was an active member of the Echo Hills Kennel Club, Briard Club of America, and the United States Australian Shepherd Association. Gary also enjoyed trail riding and was an avid UD basketball fan.
Marguerite Montgomery Gullett age 72 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. She was born February 28, 1942 in Willard, Ohio to the late Leck and Ethel Back Montgomery. She also was the wife of the late Roy Gullett. She is survived by three daughters Angeleia Conley, Laura Risner and Victoria Mullins of Salyersville, Kentucky, three sisters Lucy Jane Arnett, Mattie Fields and Louise Patrick all of Seitz, Kentucky and six grandchildren.
Clayton Tackett age 83 of Twin Lick Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, April 7, 2014 at his home. He was born January 24, 1931 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Lenzie and Wonnie Howard Tackett. Survivors include his wife Mearlene Tackett, two sons C.J.
Amos Perkins age 78 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, April 7, 2014 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. He was born August 31, 1935 in Magoffin County to the late Lloyd and Rebecca Nickels Perkins. He is preceded in death by his wife Josephine Workman Perkins.
Tommy Helton age 49 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, April 7, 2014 at the Cabell Huntington Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia. He was born September 22, 1964 in Johnson County, Kentucky to the late Roscoe and Goldie Mann Helton.
Edgar Fleming age 90 of Gunlock, Kentucky passed away Sunday, April 6, 2014 at the Mountain Manor Nursing Home in Paintsville, Kentucky. Edgar was born November 22, 1923 in Pike County, Kentucky to the late Elijah and Lona Thacker Fleming. He is also preceded in death by his wife Lula Shepherd Fleming.
William "Bill" Calvin Prater age 59 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday April 4, 2014 in Salyersville, Kentucky. He was born October 9, 1954 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Calvin C. and Pauline Adams Prater. Survivors include his wife Sharon Holiday Prater, one son Benjamin Calvin Prater of Lexington, Kentucky and several family members and friends.
Memorial Services will be announced at a later date.
Ms. Howard was born in Salyersville, KY on April 8, 1930, and passed away April 4, 2014 at Hospice of Citrus County. She had been a resident of Citrus County FL for the past 14 years. She received her Masters degree in theater from Florida Atlantic University and after earning a law degree at the University of Florida, practiced law in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Ms. Howard is survived by her children Julian Hogan of Holly Hill FL, Lee Hogan of Atlanta GA and Garland Hogan of Manchester KY. Her eldest daughter, Celia Hogan, is deceased.