Jilson Smith Holliday age 81 of Half Mountain Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at the Baptist Health Lexington Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. He was born March 16, 1933 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Luther and Dora Bailey Holliday.
Dillard Clayton "DC" Patton, age 83, a resident of West New Buckley Road in Ashland, Kentucky; passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014 at his home after a lengthy illness.
Mr. Patton was born November 5, 1930 in Salyersville, Kentucky, the son of the late Reuben and Jesse Litteral Patton. Also, preceding him in death is one brother, Corbett Patton.
Rita Turner age 69 of Salyersville Kentucky passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014 at her home. She was born March 15, 1945 in Breathitt County, Kentucky to the late Ira Doug and Doris Barnett Back. Survivors include two sons Ance Turner from Eubank, Kentucky, and Willard Turner Jr.
Henry Clay Patrick age 92 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, July 5, 2014 at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. He was born December 10, 1921 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Dona and Georgia Jackson Patrick.
Rosie Laverne Mitchell age 84 of Royalton, Kentucky passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Mountain Manor of Paintsville, Kentucky. She was born July 24, 1929 in Arkansas to the late George and Daisy May Jones. Survivors include one son Michael Drew of Oregon, one special niece Betty Ann Creel, and three grandchildren.
Besides her parents, Rosie is preceded in death by her husband William "Bill" Mitchell, and two sisters Katherine Palmer and Bernice Jones.
There will be no visitation or funeral services conducted for Rosie Mitchell.
Linda K. Johnson Patrick age 64 of Falcon, Kentucky passed away Monday, June 30, 2014 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Kentucky. She was born October 25, 1949 in Goodridge, Michigan to the late Milo Johnson and Edith Pemberton Hughes. Survivors include her husband Jerry D. Patrick; three daughters Pam Hall of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Sharon Salyer of Salyersville, Kentucky, and Tammy Ward of Hager Hill, Kentucky; six grandchildren Todd Salyer, Tanner Salyer, Ryan Hall, Caleb Hall, Toby D. Ward, and Edith Ward, and one great grandchild Ashley Mollina.
Steve Reed age 63 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014 at his home. He was born November 15, 1950 in Johnson County, Kentucky to the late Ramey "Jigs" Reed and Ruie Watson Reed who survives. Survivors also include his wife Helen Jo Arnett Reed, two sons, Benny Paul (Brandy) Reed and Jeremy Craig Reed both of Salyersville, Kentucky, three sisters Deborah (Green) Mann, Evonne (Francis) Howard, and Lisa Reed all of Salyersville, Kentucky, and two grandchildren Benton Paul Reed and Abbgail Jo Reed.
Steve is preceded in death by his father Ramey "Jigs" Reed.
"Absent from the body is to be present with the Lord." Our mom, Selvinleene Conley peacefully went home to be with her Lord and Savior on June 18, 2014, in the comfort of her home. She was met by her loving husband, Charles. She was born May 13, 1930 in Salyersville, Kentucky to the late Addie (Montgomery) and Arlen Phipps. She married Charles Conley on December 12, 1953 and shared 52 wonderful years together until his death in 2005.
Beverly Arnett Pelfrey, age 73, a resident of Pine Point Drive in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky.
Mrs. Pelfrey was born December 19, 1940 in Alvada, Ohio the daughter of the late Graydon and Virgie Howard Arnett. Also, preceding her in death is husband, James Pelfrey; and sons, William Pelfrey, James Pelfrey; sisters, Madge Marie Craft, Fannie Gerth, Virginia Adkinson, and brother, Howard Arnett.
Mrs. Pelfrey was a homemaker and devoted member to her family.
Larry Carpenter age 68 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Kentucky. He was born December 15, 1945 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Lawrence G. and Irene Wireman Carpenter. Survivors include his wife Pamela Risner Carpenter, two sons Larry G.