Troy Jr. Minix age 84 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. He was born May 12, 1929 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Troy and Mollie Joseph Minix. Surviving are one daughter, Vera Sue Howard of LaPorte, Indiana and one sister, Anetha Wireman of Royalton, Kentucky.
Virginia Grigsby Conley, age 83, a resident of Jim Arnett Road in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky.
Mrs. Conley was born March 10, 1930 in Cordia, Kentucky the daughter of the late John and Lydia Smith Grigsby. Also, preceding her in death is her husband, Truman Conley, son Asbury Grigsby, and numerous brothers and sisters.
Mrs. Conley was employed as a nurse aide until her retirement. She was a member of the Baptist Faith.
Steven Allen, age 59, a resident of Farris Ranch Road in Wallingford, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, August 6, 2013 at the Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio.
Mr. Allen was born September 24, 1953 in Middletown, Ohio the son of the late Richard and Norma Jean Farris Allen. Also, preceding him in death is his wife, Roberta Cole Allen.
Mary Jane Gibson Prater age 42 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, August 4, 2013 at her home. She was born November 5, 1970 in Floyd County, Kentucky to the late Hearley Gibson and Lydia Joe Nickles Fletcher who survive. She is also survived by two sons Wallace Joe Gibson and Ronnie Kevin Gilbert both of Salyersville, Kentucky, one daughter Juanita Martha Jane Perkins of Salyersville, Kentucky, two brothers Donald Eugene Gibson and Julius Brown both of Salyersville, Kentucky, one sister Betsy Jean Gibson of Salyersville, Kentucky and one grandchild.
Joyce Ann Whitt Sturgill age 68 of Englewood, Ohio formerly of Magoffin County, Kentucky passed away Friday, August 2, 2013 at the Hospice of Dayton Center in Dayton, Ohio. Joyce was born September 21, 1944 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Jonnie Whitt and Opal Whitt who survives. Also surviving is her husband Herschel K.
Sheila Collinsworth Elkins, age 56, a resident of Winchester, Kentucky, formerly of Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2013 at her residence.
Mrs. Elkins was born November 9, 1956 in Salyersville, Kentucky the daughter of Goldie Mills Collinsworth and the late Willie Collinsworth. Also, preceding her in death is one sister, Teddy Albright Vanderpool, and one brother, Lowell Collinsworth.
Mrs. Elkins was a homemaker and vital member to her family.
Orville McCarty, age 63, a resident of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, July 29, 2013 at his home.
Mr. McCarty was born September 30, 1949 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late Beecher Sr. and Gustavia Carty McCarty. Also, preceding him in death are brothers, Donald, Daniel Boone, JK, and Earl McCarty, and sister, Darlene LeMaster.
Mr. McCarty was employed as a heavy equipment operator in the mining industry. He was a Vietnam Veteran who served in the U.S. Army until he was honorably discharged.
Shirley Daniels age 63 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, July 28, 2013 at the Kings Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Kentucky. She was born March 13, 1950 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Sonny "Buck" Lemaster and Elizabeth "Lizzie" Meade Lemaster who survives.
James Ray "Bill" Benton, Sr. age 72 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at his residence. He was born October 3, 1941 in Magoffin County to the late Dazzell and Ina Bailey Benton.
Mary Lemaster Frazier age 75 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the Crestview Nursing Home in Frankfort, Kentucky. Mary was born February 11, 1938 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Curt and Ida Jackson Lemaster. She is also preceded in death by her husband the late James H. Frazier. Survivors include three sons Henry Curtis Frazier of Indiana, Hansel David Frazier of Chelsea, Michigan and Leonard James Frazier of Bellville, Michigan and one daughter Pamela Frazier Marshall of Frankfort, Kentucky.