Obituaries

James D. Borders, age 68, a resident of Hickman Drive in Winchester, Kentucky; passed away Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Clark Regional Medical Center in Winchester, Kentucky.
James was born April 15, 1948 in Salyersville, Kentucky, he was the son of Everett Ray Borders and the late Addlean Hunley Borders. In addition to his mother, an infant daughter preceded him in death.
James retired from the food industry where he managed and operated various locations. He enjoyed cooking and sports along spending time with family and friends.

Born: Thursday, 4/15/1948
Deceased: Saturday, 10/22/2016

Mike May: Beloved husband of Suzann May for 41 years. Devoted father of Carl (Shelly) Michael May, Robert (Stacy) Prater May,  and Valerie (Jimmy Vance) Ann May. Loving brother of Wilma Jean Dunaway and Roger May. Also survived by 11 grandchildren. Mike passed away on October 18, 2016 at the age of 73 years. Vietnam War Army Veteran. 44 year employee for General Motors. Visitation will be held on Monday, October 24th from 10 AM until time of the Funeral Service at 12 PM at the Ogle & Paul R. Young Funeral Home, 3950 Pleasant Avenue, Hamilton, OH 45015.

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Deceased: Tuesday, 10/18/2016

Mary Ruth Patrick Watson, age 71, a resident of Short Street in Salyersville, Kentucky; passed away Monday, October 17, 2016 at her home.  Mary was born June 15, 1945 in Salyersville, Kentucky, she was a daughter of the late Dewey and Myrtle Maloney Patrick.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Watson Sr., whom she married June 19,1962; brothers, Clifford Patrick, Alfred Patrick, Roy Patrick; sisters, Hildred Risner, Mildred Seweed, Demma Lindsey, Edna Patrick, Sarah Agnes Salyers, Ina Sue Marshall.

Born: Friday, 6/15/1945
Deceased: Monday, 10/17/2016

Forrest Junior Perkins age 86 of Dotson Branch Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, October 16, 2016 at his home. He was born September 8, 1930 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Benny and Reva Lykins Perkins. He was the husband of Virginia Gipson Perkins, who preceded him in death.

Born: Monday, 9/08/1930
Deceased: Sunday, 10/16/2016

Doshie Lee Wright age 85 of West Liberty, Kentucky passed away Thursday, October 13, 2016 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. Doshie was born May 25, 1931 in Morgan County, Kentucky to the late Elder Lonnie and Lula Cantrell Wright. She was also preceded in death by her husband Walter "Peanut" Wright.

Born: Monday, 5/25/1931
Deceased: Thursday, 10/13/2016

Mary David age 86 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. Mary was born December 30. 1929 in McGuffey, Ohio to the late Toy and Audrey Long Risner. Survivors include one daughter, Jackie Minix of Salyersville, Kentucky, one brother Paul Howard Salyer of Inverness, Florida, one sister Jean Cook of Stockbridge, Michigan, 2 Grandchildren Stacy Minix McCune and Melanie Minix Combs, 7 Great Grandchildren and 2 Great Great Grandchildren.

Born: Monday, 12/30/1929
Deceased: Saturday, 10/08/2016

Jessie Murrell age 69 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday, October 7, 2016 at the St Claire Regional Medical Center in Morehead, Kentucky. He was born March 18, 1947 in Tip Top, Kentucky to the late Robert and Lizzie Rowe Murrell. He was the husband of Stella Dingus Murrell, who survives. 

Born: Tuesday, 3/18/1947
Deceased: Friday, 10/07/2016

Marguella “Marge” Minix, of Stockbridge, Michigan, age 77, passed away on Monday, October 3, 2016, at St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Hospital.  She was born on July 4, 1939, in Tiptop, Magoffin Co., Kentucky, the daughter of John and Grace (Banks) Push.  She owned a hair salon for many years and enjoyed traveling, going on vacation, and loved to play golf.  She also liked to knit, crochet, and make afghans.

Born: Tuesday, 7/04/1939
Deceased: Monday, 10/03/2016

Billy Joe "Whitey" Gamble age 55 of Old Lick Creek Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, October 3, 2016 at the Paul B Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. He was born August 8, 1961 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to Berlin Gamble and the late Reva Tackett Gamble.

Born: Tuesday, 8/08/1961
Deceased: Monday, 10/03/2016

Leah Michelle Groce Roark age 53 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, October 2, 2016 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She was born August 2, 1963 in Indianapolis, Indiana to Jake Leslie Groce and the late Judith Stark Groce. She is survived by her husband, Ellis Roark.
Survivors also include one son, Ellis Jake Roark of Salyersville, Kentucky, two daughters, Amanda Roark Wheeler and Haley Roark both of Salyersville, Kentucky, two brothers, David Groce and Robbie Groce both of Indianapolis, Indiana and five grandchildren.

Born: Friday, 8/02/1963
Deceased: Sunday, 10/02/2016

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