Obituaries

Jolene Prater Conley, age 74, a resident of State Road in Salyersville, Kentucky; passed away Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at Saint Joseph Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky.
Mrs. Conley was born July 3, 1942 in Salyersville, Kentucky the daughter of the late Frank and Hazel Henry Prater.  Also, preceding her in death is husband, Glen Edison Conley, whom she married July 9, 1960; and brother, James Prater.

Born: Friday, 7/03/1942
Deceased: Tuesday, 9/06/2016

Carl Roger Minix age 75 of Old Burning Fork Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, August 28, 2016 at the UK Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. He was born June 19, 1941 in Oakley, Kentucky to the late Lewis and Erie Rudd Minix.

Born: Thursday, 6/19/1941
Deceased: Sunday, 8/28/2016

George Wellington Robinette age 83 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday, August 26, 2016 at his home. He was born August 7, 1933 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late George Matthew "Mac" and Louise Cook Robinette. 

Born: Monday, 8/07/1933
Deceased: Friday, 8/26/2016

Kenneth B. Hunley Sr. age 80, of West Carrollton, Ohio, passed away Thursday, August 25, 2016, at Kettering Medical Center, Kettering Ohio. Kenneth was born in Magoffin County Kentucky on September 15th, 1935. He was preceded in death by his loving parent’s Beecher and Mollie (Hale) Hunley, brother, James (Jiggs) Roy Hunley, and numerous aunts and uncles. He is survived by his wife Charlene, and four children: Kenneth Jr.

Born: Sunday, 9/15/1935
Deceased: Thursday, 8/25/2016

Rhondal Ishmael Wireman age 78 of Fort Meade, Florida formerly of Magoffin County, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at the Florida Hospital in Sebring, Florida. He was born August 5, 1938 in Swampton, Kentucky to the late Ishmael and Maude Elam Wireman. Survivors include his loving partner, Betty Marshall, one son, Corey Marshall of Orlando, Florida, three daughters, Rhonda Hawkins of Sarasota, Florida, Amy Baker of Michigan City, Indiana and Lisa Borotkanics of St.

Born: Friday, 8/05/1938
Deceased: Wednesday, 8/24/2016

ADAMS, Emma Jean Joseph, 85, of Salyersville, KY, went to be with her Heavenly Father, Tues., Aug. 23, 2016.  Born July 17, 1931 in Salyersville, KY, she was the daughter of the late Granville and Ethel Mullins Joseph.  Ms. Adams was the owner and designer of Kitchen Showcase.  She was a member of Eastern Star and the First Baptist Church in Salyersville, KY.

Born: Friday, 7/17/1931
Deceased: Tuesday, 8/23/2016

George Jacob Carpenter, age 75, a resident of LeMaster Drive in Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, August 22, 2016 at his home.
 Mr. Carpenter was born January 15, 1941 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late Lawrence Grey and Irene Wireman Carpenter.  Also, preceding him in death, his wife, Sandy May Carpenter; and brothers, Larry Grey Carpenter, Morgan Green “Mose” Carpenter, Ishmael Gary “Babe” Carpenter.

Born: Wednesday, 1/15/1941
Deceased: Monday, 8/22/2016

Dan Meade age 96 of Mine Fork Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, August 21, 2016 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Kentucky. He was born August 21, 1920 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Martin "Mart" and Genoah "Genny" Blanton Meade. Survivors include his wife Mandy Cantrell Meade, four sons, Luddie Meade of Salyersville, Kentucky, James Meade of Flat Gap, Kentucky, Marvin Meade of Salyersville, Kentucky and Willie Meade of Salyersville, Kentucky, two daughters, Mandy Pearl Butcher of Salyersville, Kentucky and Shirley Meade of Salyersville, Kentucky.

Born: Saturday, 8/21/1920
Deceased: Sunday, 8/21/2016

Eugene Farris, age 78, a resident of Middle Fork in Salyersville, Kentucky; passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at his daughter’s home at Dwale, Kentucky with his family near.
Mr. Farris was born October 17, 1937 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late Dennie and Carrie Montgomery Farris.  Also, preceding him in death is son, Lester Farris; daughters, Caroline Farris, Amaye Farris; brother, Jimmy Farris; grandchildren, Anthony Perkins, Rose Farris; and great grandchild, Brittany Wondaal.

Born: Sunday, 10/17/1937
Deceased: Wednesday, 8/17/2016

Jewel Dean Shepherd age 66 of Louisville, Kentucky formerly of Gunlock, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at the St. Mary's Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. She was born March 27, 1950 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Van Shepherd and Magdalene Hale Shepherd, who survives. 
She is also survived by one sister, Ruby Jean Shepherd Osborne of Gunlock, Kentucky.
In addition to her father, Jewel is preceded in death by one brother, Van Edward Shepherd.

Born: Monday, 3/27/1950
Deceased: Wednesday, 8/17/2016

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