Obituaries for August 25, 2017

James "Jim" Edward Keesee, 78, of Williamson, W.Va., passed away Aug. 20. He was a U.S. Air Force and US. Army veteran, having served from 1958-62 and 1967-74, respectively. Graveside service, Fairview Cemetery, West Williamson, W.Va.

 

Barbara E. Hensley, 85, formerly of Pinsonfork, passed way Aug. 19. Funeral, Aug. 24. Burial, Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy.

 

Ervin Hamilton Jr., 62, of McDowell, passed away Aug. 18. Funeral, Aug. 22. Burial, Dinwood Cemetery, Martin.

 

Edd Vercell Robinson, 71, of Prestonsburg, passed away Aug. 16. Funeral, Aug. 20. Burial, George Robinson Cemetery, Prestonsburg.

 

Bobby Harold Belcher, 75, of Mouthcard, passed away Aug. 19. Funeral, Aug. 23. Burial, Mountain Valley Memorial Park, Big Rock, Va.

 

Marie Stiltner, 69, of Elkhorn City, passed away Aug. 16. Funeral, Aug. 20. Burial, J.S. Willis Cemetery, Bartlick, Va.

 

Priscilla "Cill" Newsome, 81, of Virgie, passed away Aug. 17. Funeral, Aug. 20. Burial, Potter Cemetery, Yeager.

 

Sharon Anderson, 67, of Martin, formerly of Wheelwright, passed away Aug. 17. Funeral, Aug. 20, Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church. Burial, Cam Adkins Cemetery, Penny Road.

 

Michael Akers, 62, of Shelby Valley, passed away Aug. 16. Funeral, Aug. 19. Burial, Osborne Cemetery, Dorton.

 

Tony Shepherd, 61, of Flatgap, passed away Aug. 20. Funeral, Aug. 22. Burial, Brushy Bill Cemetery, Gunlock.

 

Greely Newsome, 77, of Grethel, passed away Aug. 16. Funeral, Aug. 20. Burial, Effie Hall Newsome Cemetery, Grethel.

 

Tonia Kay Bray-Nichols, 59, of Pikeville, passed away Aug. 18. Funeral, Aug. 22, Mayflower Unity Baptist Church, Cowpen Road. Burial, Annie E. Young Cemetery, Shelbiana.

 

Gary Lynn Johnson, 65, of Virgie, passed away Aug. 19. Funeral, Aug. 24, Speight Church of Christ, Virgie. Burial, B.F. Johnson Cemetery.