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Edward Earl "Elb" Gamble


Edward Earl "Elb" Gamble age 81 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, March 25, 2019 at the St. Claire Medical Center, in Morehead, Kentucky. He was born January 12, 1938 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late John and Cassie Adams Gamble. He was the husband of Myrtle Fay Blanton Gamble, who survives.

Survivors also include two sons, Donald Gamble of Salyersville, Kentucky and Danny (Shenna) Gamble of West Liberty, Kentucky, three daughters, Loretta (Phillip) Lewis of West Liberty, Kentucky, Debbie Gamble of Morehead, Kentucky, and Melissa Gamble of Nicholas County, Kentucky, a host of brothers and sisters, ten grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.

Elb was a member of the Head of Coon United Baptist Church. 

In addition to his parents, Elb is preceded in death by a host of brothers and sisters.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 pm Friday, March 29, 2019 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Russell Dingus, Gary Bolen and Gary Keeton officiating. Burial will follow in the Buffalo Cemetery at Buffalo, Kentucky. Friends may visit the funeral home after 6 pm Wednesday, March 27, 2019, all day Thursday, and anytime Friday prior to funeral services.  

Arrangements are under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home. 



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