Friday, September 18, 2020

DELILAH FRANCES LAWSON, 98, of Ashland, widow of James Hassel Lawson, died Sept. 10. Funeral service will be noon Sept. 18, Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland; burial in Ashland Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour before service. www.steenfuneralhome.com. 

JANET GAYLE SHULL, 80, of Flatwoods, Ky., widow of Gary L. Shull, died Sept. 15 in Community Hospice. She was a retired postal carrier in Ashland. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sept. 19 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; burial following in Bellfonte Memorial Gardens. Visitation w…

MARIE MAYNARD, 93, of Louisa, Ky., widow of Charles Maynard and Walter Keeton, died Sept. 16. She was a retired seamstress. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sept. 19 at First Baptist Church of Louisa; burial following in Greenlawn Cemetery, Louisa. Visitation will be one hour before service. …

Thursday, September 17, 2020

LINDA GILLUM, 59, of Ashland, daughter of Genevieve Hall Caudill of Ashland, died Sept. 13. At her request, no service is scheduled. Memorials may be directed to your favorite charity. Brown Funeral Home, Ironton, is in charge of arrangements.

Sunday, September 13, 2020

JUANITA MARGARET GIBSON, 92, of Ashland, Ky., widow of Robert Gibson, died Sept. 11 at her residence. Private family service will be held; entombment at Ashland Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel. Social distancing and masks w…

Friday, September 11, 2020

JOE RUSSELL MULLINS, 84, of Ashland, husband of Emma VanHoose Mullins, died Sept. 8 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. He was a United States Marine, chosen for the Marine Honor Guard serving as security for the White House, Camp David and all State Affairs; was a Kentucky State Police offi…

STANLEY C. MONN, 78, of Ashland, husband of Tammy Monn, died Sept. 7 at his residence. He worked with the Federal Bureau of Prisons at FCI Ashland as the head chef and spent 30 years as a self-employed concrete finisher. Graveside services with full military honors will be held 1 p.m. Friday…

Thursday, September 10, 2020

MICHELE SEXTON, 52, of Ashland, daughter of Sarah Roberts, died Sept. 7. She was a homemaker. There will be a Celebration of Life at a later date. Brown Funeral Chapel, Ironton, is assisting her family with arrangements. 

THOMAS “TOM” COOMER, age 82, of Versailles, Ky., passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2020, at Home Place at Midway. Thomas was born on May 30, 1938, in Jabez, Ky., to the late Willie N. Coomer and Grace Baker Coomer. He was born and raised in Pulaski County, one of thirteen children. Tom att…

Wednesday, September 09, 2020

DOYLE JUSTICE, 90, of Ashland, formerly of Catlettsburg, Ky., widower of Virginia Ruth Kirkman Justice, died Sept. 5 in Kingsbrook Life Care Center. He was a retired pipefitter from Armco Steel. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sept. 10 at Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home, Catlettsburg, Ky.…

KEITH MILLER, 51, of Catlettsburg, Ky., son of Brenda Miller, died Sept. 6. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Sept. 10 at Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa, Ky. Visitation will be two hours before service at the funeral home. 

LAURA A. WILES, 60, of Catlettsburg, Ky., wife of Ed Wiles, died Sept. 4 at home. A private memorial service will be conducted by the family at a later date. Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky., is assisting her family with arrangements. 

PEGGY ANN PINSON, 74, of Ashland, died Sept. 5 in Community Hospice Care Center, Ashland. No services will be held. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio, is assisting the family with arrangements. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.

PEGGY VANCE GREEN, 73, of Ashland, mother of Nancy Clifford Crumpton, died Sept. 6 in Community Hospice. She had worked at Ashland Oil and owned several businesses. Visitation and celebration of life will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Sept. 10 at Steen Funeral Home, 13th Street Chapel, Ashland. In lie…

Saturday, September 05, 2020
Friday, September 04, 2020

GENE R. BLEVINS II, 60, of Catlettsburg, Ky., husband of Donna Spurlock Blevins, died Sept. 1 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. He was a retired pipefitter for Plumbers & Steam Fitters Local Union 248. Private services are scheduled. There is no visitation. In lieu of flowers, th…

PAULA KAY MAYO, 64, of Ashland, life partner of Marshall Stambaugh of Ashland, died Sept. 1. She worked on the Ashland Christmas Parade and Winter Wonderland of Lights. Friends will be received from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 5 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel. Donations are suggested to t…

ROBERT ALLEN TRIPLETT II, 48, of Ashland, father of Willow Grace Triplett of Mint Hill, N.C., died Aug. 28 at home. He worked for the UK Agriculture Extension Department and the Grayson Lake Golf Course. There will be an informal reception and light refreshments 3 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Ashland…

Thursday, September 03, 2020

ELSIE M. SHEPARD, 86, of Ashland, Ky., left this world and went to Heaven on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at her home. She was born March 26, 1934, at Lesage, W.Va., a daughter of the late Friend Cooper and Lucy Ray Cooper. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, T…

Tuesday, September 01, 2020

DANNY RAY PATTON, 56, of Ashland died Aug. 29 in Boyd Nursing and Rehabilitation, Ashland. Private family services will be held. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio is assisting the family with arrangements. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.

JAMES CURTIS POWERS, 81, of Ashland died Aug. 27 at Community Hospice. He was a retired Library Director. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sept. 5 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; private burial at Ashland Cemetery. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service. 

MARGARET JACQUELINE KERSEY, 92, of Ashland, widow of Virgil Kersey, died Aug. 29 at the Lantern. A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Sept. 3 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel. Burial will follow in Ashland Cemetery. Visitation one hour before service Thursday at the funer…

WILLIAM ODELL "BILL" COOPER, 72, husband of 53 years to Janice Duty Cooper, passed away, Friday, August 28, 2020 at his home in Anderson County. Bill was born June 26, 1948 in West Hamlin, West Virginia, to William McKinnly Cooper and Dorothea Parsons Cooper. Including his parents, he was pr…

Sunday, August 30, 2020
Thursday, August 27, 2020

VIRGINIA LEAH SWEENEY, 96, of Ashland, widow of Thomas Sweeney, died Aug. 26 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. She was a retired office manager for Bellefonte Country Club. There will be a graveside service 11 a.m. Aug. 28 at Ashland Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel. In lieu of flowers, don…

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

ROY ELLWOOD MADDIX, 69, of Grayson, Ky., husband of Patricia Maddix, died Aug. 24 in Ashland Community Hospice. There will be no services. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio, is assisting the family with arrangements. www.ehallfuneralhome.com.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

JAMES SKAGGS, 64, of Martha, Ky., brother of Barbara Hall and Wilbur Herbie Skaggs Jr., died Aug. 23 at home. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Aug. 29, Elizabeth Enterprise Baptist Church, Martha; visitation after 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, at the church. Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky., is in ch…

JOSEPHINE STEWART BANFIELD, 100, of Catlettsburg, Ky., died Aug. 22 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. She was a retired beautician and owner of Jo’s Beauty Shop. Honoring service will be noon Aug. 26 at Catlettsburg Harvest Church of God; burial following in Ross Cemetery, Rush, Ky. Visita…

Sunday, August 23, 2020

JAMIE NICHOLE HARDY (ADAMSON), 39, of Ashland, Ky., wife of Scott Adamson, died Aug. 18 at Cabell Huntington Hospital. She was a certified nursing assistant. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; burial at Edison Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to …

Saturday, August 22, 2020

BILLY WAYNE ARCHIE, 69, of Ashland, husband of Debra Ragan Archie, died Aug. 14 at home. He was a heavy equipment operator. Funeral service will be 4 p.m. Aug. 24 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel. Visitation will be one hour before service at the funeral home. www.steenfuneralhome.com. 

JOYCE FUGITT FLETCHER, 79, of Ashland, wife of Larry N. Fletcher, died Aug. 19 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. She retired as a nursing instructor at Ashland Community and Technical College. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Aug. 22 at First Baptist Church, Russell, Ky.; burial following in…

Friday, August 21, 2020
Thursday, August 20, 2020

NEVA LEE ROBINETTE WHITE, 90, of Ashland, widow of Clifford White, died Aug. 17 in Woodland Oaks Health Care. She was a retired Certified Nursing Assistant at King’s Daughters Medical Center. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Aug. 21 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; burial in Rose H…

Sunday, August 16, 2020

ROGER FROST COOPER III, 67, of Bellefonte, Ky., husband of Dr. Carol Cooper, M.D., died Aug. 14 at U.K. Medical Center. Celebration of Life will be 5 p.m. Tuesday at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; private burial will be Friday at Lexington Cemetery. Masks and social distancing wil…

Saturday, August 15, 2020

JACK DEE SPURLOCK, 86, of Russell, Ky., widower of Edward R. Fayne II, died Aug. 14 in Ironton. He was the owner and operator of Spurlock’s Printing. Arrangements are incomplete at Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington. www.chapmans-mortuary.com.

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

MAGGIE EARLY SMITH SENTERS TACKETT, 78, of Greenup, Ky., widow of Billy Ray Senters and William J. Tackett, died Aug. 10 in Harbor Healthcare, Ironton. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Aug. 13, Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland; burial in Ashland Cemetery. Visitation will be tw…

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

JOSEPH HENRY CHARLES JR., 86, of Ashland, widower of Lucy Calhoun Charles, died Aug. 8 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. Services will be private due to public health concerns. Burial will be in Ashland Cemetery. Donations are suggested to Community Hospice. Steen Funeral Home Centra…

Sunday, August 09, 2020

GERALD LYONS SR., 88, of Ashland, Ky., husband of Margaret Lyons, died Aug. 7 at Kingsbrook Lifecare Center. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday at Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel; burial at Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 11:30 a.m. until time of service. In lieu of…

Friday, August 07, 2020

ERNEST GUY TRUMAN II, 41, of Willard, Ky., brother of Nancy Truman of Cleveland, Terry Nives of Alliance, Ohio, and Lisa Harrell and Jimmy Nives of Evansville, Ind., died Aug. 4 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. He was a handyman. There will be a memorial service at a later date. Phillips …

Thursday, August 06, 2020

LINDA HAYTON FANNIN BRANHAM BOYLES, 68, of Webbville formerly Catlettsburg, Ky., widow of Danny R. Branham and Glenn W. Boyles, died Aug. 4 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. She was a retired floral designer at June’s Touch of Class Florist. Celebration of Life will be 1 p.m. Aug. 7,…

Tuesday, August 04, 2020

CARL EDWARD KITTLE, 79, of Summit, Ky., husband of Jerri McGuire Kittle, died Aug. 2 at home. He was a retired union electrician with IBEW 369. Private family service will be 1 p.m. Aug. 6, Steen Funeral Home 14th Street Chapel; burial in Rose Hill Burial Park, Ashland. In lieu of flowers, d…

Saturday, August 01, 2020

MARY ELIZABETH REED DAWSON, 91, of McCormick, S.C., formerly of Russell, Ky., widow of William Wesley Barlow Dawson, died July 30 in Self Regional Medical Center, Greenwood, S.C. She was co-owner and bookkeeper of Kilbourne Machine Shop. Graveside service will be at noon Aug. 3 at Ashland Ce…

Friday, July 31, 2020

JOHN MARK ADAMS JR., 93, of Ashland, widower of Joan Ray Adams, died July 25 in Thomson Hood Veterans Center, Wilmore, Ky. He was a certified public accountant. Private graveside service will be Aug. 1 at Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens, Ashland. Video of the service will be available 24 hours …

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

WILLIAM CLIFFORD BELLAMY, 70, of Catlettsburg, Ky., died July 28 at home. He retired from AK Steel. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. July 31 at Steen Funeral Home, 13th Street Chapel; burial in Bellamy Cemetery, Catlettsburg. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. July 30 at the funeral home. Don…

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

WALTER S. CLAYTON JR., 85, of Cannonsburg, Ky., widower of Judith Fultz Clayton, died July 24 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. He was an ironworker in Ashland. Private graveside service will be at Ashland Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel, with burial to follow. It will be available for viewing at the…

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