Tuesday, May 18, 2021

BONNIE KAY BROUGHTON, 71, of Ashland, widow of Bill Broughton, died May 16. She retired from Diversicare Nursing. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Boyd County little league. There will be a graveside service at 11 a.m. May 19 at Dixon Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m.…

Sunday, May 16, 2021

CLAUDE STEPHENS, 79, of Louisa, Ky., formerly of Wayne, died May 15 at Jordan Center. He was a former employee of Pilgrim Glass. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Morris Funeral Home Chapel; burial at Adkins Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. 

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

AMANDA CLOTEEN YANG BUGG, 41, of Ashland, wife of Christopher Bugg, died May 8 in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Lexington, Ky. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. May 14 at Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel; burial following in Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be two hours before servi…

BRENDA LEE BROWN, 54, of Ashland, daughter of Margaret Crum Brown, died May 7. She was owner of Brown Advertising Specialty Company. Celebration of life will be 1 p.m. May 15 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; burial in Rose Hill Burial Park follows. Visitation will be two hours be…

Sunday, May 09, 2021
Friday, May 07, 2021

KATHY ANN BARNETT, 65, of Ashland, wife of Danny Barnett, died May 5 in King’s Daughters Medical Center. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. May 11 at Steen Funeral Home, 13th Street Chapel; burial following in Rose Hill Burial Park. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. May 10 at the funeral home.…

Thursday, May 06, 2021
Wednesday, May 05, 2021

BOBBY GORDON SLONE, 80, of Palm Bay, Fla., formerly of Ashland, widower of Carole Ann Slone, died April 27 in the VITAS Hospice House. He had been a crane operator at Armco Steel. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. May 7 at Steen Funeral Home, Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland; entombment will be …

JAMES LEMASTER, 75, of Ashland, husband of Hope Jacobs Lemaster, died May 2 in Cornerstone Hospital, Huntington. He was a lineman and had worked at the Nickel Plant, Burnaugh, Ky. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. May 6 at Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel, Ashland; burial following in Ashl…

Sunday, May 02, 2021
Saturday, May 01, 2021
Thursday, April 29, 2021

GARRY LEE CORNWELL, 57, of Catlettsburg, Ky., widower of Lisa Killin Cornwell, died April 27. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. April 30 at Kilgore and Collier Funeral Home, Catlettsburg. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. April 29 at the funeral home. Donations are suggested to the Boyd Count…

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

CHARLES DONALD FRANKLIN, 86, of Russell, Ky., husband of Mary Katherine Franklin, died April 26 in Ashland Hospice Care Center. He retired in maintenance with Armco Steel. Funeral service at 1 p.m. April 28 at Steen Funeral Home 13th St. Chapel. Burial will be in Ashland Cemetery. Visitation…

Sunday, April 25, 2021

DARLENE MARIE BOYD, 77, of McCarr, Ky., widow of Eugene Boyd, died April 22 at Tug Valley ARH Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hatfield Funeral Chapel; burial at Anderson Hatfield Cemetery. Visitation will be 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the…

ROBIN LYNN BROUGHTON, 56, of Ashland, Ky., died April 23 at Community Hospice. Celebration of Life will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; burial at Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service. Livestream of the service will b…

Saturday, April 24, 2021

JOHN VANOVER, 84, of Martha, Ky., widower of Barbara Cantrell Vanover, died April 22. He retired from his own siding business. Funeral service will be at 3 p.m. April 25 at Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa, Ky.; burial following in Vanover Cemetery, Martha. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.…

PAUL CARLTON WAMSLEY, 83, of Ashland, husband of Bonnie Lee Stevens Wamsley, died April 22. He retired from Armco Steel. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. April 27 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; burial following in Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be one hour before s…

Thursday, April 22, 2021

BERTHA MAE BOYD HOWARD, 93, of Ashland, widow of Claude Cecil Howard Sr., died April 20 in Community Hospice. She had worked at King’s Daughters Medical Center and Elmwood Village. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. April 26, Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; burial in Ashland Cemetery. …

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

VICTOR LEE KERSEY, 66, of Ashland, husband of Jamie McKenzie Kersey, died April 16 at home. He retired as director of technology at Valvoline, Inc. Funeral service at 11 a.m. April 20 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. April 19 at the funeral hom…

Saturday, April 17, 2021

PAMELA SUE WRIGHT, 50, of Louisa, Ky., daughter of Earl Wright, died April 16. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. April 20 at Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky.; burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be two hours before service at the funeral home. 

PHYLLIS PERRY, 82, of Ashland, mother of Ronald Perry II of Ashland and Veronica Nunley of Flatwoods, Ky., died April 16 in Oakmont Manor. She was owner of Perry’s Skate Center and had been an office manager for CSX. Graveside service will be 1 p.m. April 19 at Rose Hill Burial Park Mausoleu…

Friday, April 16, 2021
Thursday, April 15, 2021

GOLDIE MAE BOYD, 80, of Ashland, mother of Tanzy Hurn, Ann Cron and Ginger Daniels, died April 14. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. April 16 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel, Ashland; burial in Ashland Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour before service. www.steenfuneralhome.com. 

WANDA JEAN BOGGS HOGAN, 73, of Cannonsburg, Ky., widow of Daniel Hogan, died April 13. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. April 16 at Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel, Ashland; entombment in Rose Hill Burial Park Mausoleum. Visitation will be one hour before service at the funeral home. www…

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

JAMES JAY KESSICK, 73, of Ashland, widower of Glenda Kessick, died April 6. He was the pastor of Abundant Life Baptist Church. Funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. April 16 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio; burial in Rose Hill Burial Park, Ashland. Visitation will …

TONY WALKER, 71, of Ashland, companion of Sandy Patton of Ashland, died April 11 at home. He retired from Ashland Walmart. There will be a celebration of life at 1 p.m. April 15 at Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel; visitation will be one hour before service. Burial at a later date will …

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

FRANKLIN D. EDWARDS, 76, of Flatwoods, Ky., father of Barbie Blevins and Brenda Edwards, both of Flatwoods, and Shellie Miller of Wurtland, Ky., died April 11 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. He was a self-contract painter. Graveside service will be noon April 14 at Dock’s Creek Cem…

Sunday, April 11, 2021

GREGORY J. STEPP, 64, of Turkey Creek, Ky., husband of Virginia Stepp, died April 9 at his residence. He was retired from Cowin and Co. Funeral service will be 7 p.m. Monday at Hatfield Funeral Chapel; visitation will begin one hour prior to the service. Masks and social distancing will be r…

PAUL PRESTON WILSON, 96, of Ashland, father of Diana Ruth Whitt of Russell, Ky., and Paula Sue Clifton of Paris, Ky., died April 9 in Ashland Community Hospice Care Center. He retired from CSX. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. April 12 at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel; burial follow…

Saturday, April 10, 2021

CAROL JEAN SPENCER, 80, of Louisa, Ky., widow of Kenneth Ray Spencer, died April 8. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. April 11 at Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa; burial following in Fraley Cemetery, Hickory Hill. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. April 10 at the funeral home. 

Friday, April 09, 2021
Wednesday, April 07, 2021

VICKI KAY LEGG, 78, of Catlettsburg, Ky., widow of C. Dale Legg, died April 5 at home. She retired from Ashland Oil and was owner and operator of Spare Time Ceramics Shop. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. April 9 at Steen Funeral Home, 13th Street Chapel, Ashland. Burial following in Milton (W…

Tuesday, April 06, 2021
Saturday, April 03, 2021

ROBERT MATTHEW CONN, 49, of Ashland, brother of Judy A. Conn of Ashland and John A. Conn of Danville, Ky., died April 1 at home. Celebration of Life will be at 1 p.m. April 8 at Centenary United Methodist Church, Ashland. Visitation will be two hours before service at the church. Donations a…

Friday, April 02, 2021
Tuesday, March 30, 2021

JOE McCONDA, 63, of Russell, Kentucky, formerly of Barboursville, W.Va., passed away suddenly Saturday evening, March 27, 2021. Joe was born November 6, 1957, in Huntington, W.Va., a son of the late Lonnie and Carolyn Forbush McConda. He graduated from Barboursville High School in 1976 and f…

Sunday, March 28, 2021

WILLIAM PARKER HARLOWE, 63, of Lexington, Kentucky, loving husband of Charles Bitner, passed away March 3, 2021. He was born on October 13, 1957, in Huntington, West Virginia, to Jacqueline Roach and Noel Harlowe. He was preceded in death by his father, Noel Harlowe; grandparents, Elizabeth …

Saturday, March 27, 2021

AGNES FAY FINLEY SMITH, 86, of Catlettsburg, Ky., widow of Lige Smith Jr., died March 25 at her residence. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sunday at England Hill Free Will Baptist Church; burial at Community Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the church. In lieu of f…

DAVID PARSONS, 88, of Louisa, Ky., widower of Vonda Parsons, died March 25. He was retired from Tri-State Transit Authority. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Young Funeral Home Chapel; burial at Hamilton Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. 

Friday, March 26, 2021

DELORES ANN MARTIN, 84, of Ashland, Ky., widow of William Martin, died March 24 at her residence. She was a homemaker. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Slack and Wallace Funeral Home; burial at Highland Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. In lieu of …

PAULETTE JOHNSON, 68, of Ashland, Ky., widow of James Johnson, died March 24 at King’s Daughters Medical Center. Funeral service will be noon Monday at Slack and Wallace Funeral Home; burial at Burlington 37 Cemetery. Visitation will be 11:30 a.m. prior to the service. Masks and social dista…

Thursday, March 25, 2021

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