Claude Stone age 82 of Royalton Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday November 21, 2019 at Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. He was born on February 14, 1937 in Decoy in Knott, Kentucky to the late Adam and Rhoda Stephens Stone. He was the husband of Oma Shepherd Wireman Stone whom precedes him in death.
Survivors include brothers, Irvin Stone of Gifford, Indiana, Earnest Stone of Goodland, Indiana and Jerel Stone of Wheatfield Indiana, son Joseph Leonard Allen of Michigan City, Indiana, step sons, Carl (Donna) Wireman of Royalton, Kentucky, Clark (Linda) Wireman of Gunlock, Kentucky, Jeff (Sue) Wireman of Nicholasville, Kentucky, Jesse (Renee) Wireman of Carlisle, Kentucky, step daughters, Inez Jenkins of Salyersville, Kentucky, Anita (Farley) Bailey of Gapville, Kentucky, Maxine (Randy) Simpson of Nicholasville, Kentucky, Marlene (Derry) Howard of Royalton, Kentucky, Nadine (Ron) Fraley of Van Lear, Kentucky, Josie (Joe) Bailey of Salyersville, Kentucky, and Vivian Kay Andrews Waller of Kennett, Missouri. Along with several nephews and nieces and step grandchildren and great step grandchildren that thought of him as a grandpa.
In addition to his parents and wife, Claude, is preceded in death by brothers, Millard, Estle, James, John Henry, Colonel, Lymon and Sam, sisters, Christine Conley, Edazene Wireman and Magileen Gregger, stepsons, Chalmer Wireman and Chester B. Wireman and step son-in-law Wayne Jenkins.
Funeral services were conducted 11:00 A.M. Sunday November 24, 2019 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Harold Clemmons officiating. Burial followed in the Wireman-Shepherd Cemetery at Gunlock, Kentucky.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Magoffin County Seniors Citizens Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 888, Salyersville, Kentucky 41465.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.