Elmer McCarty, age 79, a resident of Allen Drive in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, August 19, 201 at his home.
Elmer was born March 16, 1939 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late Loy and Ada Stephens McCarty. Brothers, Alton McCarty, Ray Carty, and sister, Clara Mae Keeton also preceded him in death.
Elmer was employed as a Union Carpenter until his retirement. He enjoyed the outdoors and horseback riding.
Those left to mourn includes sons, Harold Dean McCarty of Salyersville, Kentucky, Jeff McCarty of Prestonsburg, Kentucky, daughter, Joanne McCarty of Paintsville, Kentucky, brothers, Bobby McCarty of Salyersville, Kentucky, Loren McCarty of Salyersville, Kentucky, sisters, Mary Patrick of Salyersville, Kentucky, Phyllis Arnett of Salyersville, Kentucky, six grandchildren children, two great grandchildren, a host of family and friends who love and miss him. Funeral services for Elmer McCarty will be conducted Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 1:00 PM from the chapel of the Salyersville Funeral Home in Salyersville, Kentucky. Clergy Tim Keeton will deliver comforting words on the day of service. The family will welcome friends Wednesday, August 22, after 6:00 PM and any time prior to funeral services.
Contributions can be made to the Elmer McCarty Memorial fund here at the funeral home. Salyersville Funeral Home is honored and privileged to be entrusted with the funeral arrangements.