Age 88, passed away on Monday, February 4, 2013 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on January 19, 1925 in Salyersville, Kentucky, the daughter of Kern and Willie (Bailey) Patrick. On July 19, 1941 she married Charles William Stephens and he preceded her in death on June 28, 1996. Verglinda had lived in the area since 1946, coming from Prestonsburg, Kentucky, and was a member of Faith Baptist Church, Chelsea. She enjoyed quilting, reading, canning, and spending time with her family and friends.
J.B. Arnett, 76 of North Judson, Indiana, passed away Thursday, January 31st at his home. He was born April 26, 1936, in Salyersville, Kentucky, to the late Den and Lena Patrick Arnett. On July 26, 1958, he married Kathleen Collins in Winamac, Indiana. J.B. had been a Blast Furnace Operator.
Ruie Whitaker Cole age 74 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, January 28, 2013 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Kentucky. She was born May 29, 1938 in Magoffin County to the late Tony and Ida Bailey Whitaker.
Kathleen Gipson age 57 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at her home. She was born May 9, 1955 in Jackson, Michigan the late Dewey Gipson and Alkie Cole.
Earl Howard age 82 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. He was born October 7, 1930 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Paris and Suzanne Tackett Howard.
Earl is survived by one sister; Lois Kimbleton of Marion, Ohio, one special niece; Rebecca Fay Penix, also surviving are several more nieces and nephews.
Jean Moore Prather, 92 , died at home on January 21, 2013. Marie Jeanette (Jean) Moore Prather was born April 27, 1920, in Dunbar, West Virginia, the daughter of Albert K. Moore and Anna Cooper Moore.
Price Wisecup age 55 of Middle Fork, Kentucky passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the U.K. Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. He was born April 7, 1957 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Lloyd and Myrtle Ellen Holbrook Wisecup.
Arthur Cole age 79 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at the Corner Stone Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia. He was born July 7, 1933 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Lucas and Jessie Gipson Cole.
James Daniel Howard age 38 of Lexington, Kentucky formerly of Magoffin County, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 in Fayette County, Kentucky. He was born August 12, 1974 in Morgan County, Kentucky to the late Tex Howard and Audrey Hamilton who survive.
James is also survived by his husband of 16 years; Marcus Dobbs, one daughter; Casey Morgan, his mother and step-father; Audrey and Donnie Hamilton, his brother and sister-in-law Justin and Samantha Hamilton, brother and sister-in-law; Ronnie and Nadia Hamilton. Also surviving are a host of family and dear friends.
Dalton Dingus age 9 of White Oak, Kentucky passed away Saturday, January 12, 2013 at the Bluegrass Hospice Center in Hazard, Kentucky. Dalton was born March 14, 2003 in Floyd County, Kentucky to Tommy and Jessica Reed Dingus.
Dalton is survived by his maternal grandparents; Johnnie and Gay Allen Reed of Salyersville, Kentucky, and his paternal grandparents; Edison and Theresa Allen Dingus of Salyersville, Kentucky.