Obituaries for January 12, 2018

Bobby Hamilton Jr., 67, of Teaberry, formerly of Pikeville, passed away Jan. 8. Funeral, Jan. 12, Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, Teaberry. Burial, John Hamilton Jr. Cemetery, Teaberry.

 

Cecilia A. Johnson, 55, of Langley, formerly of Melvin, passed away Jan. 9. Funeral, Jan. 12, Little Nancy Old Regular Baptist Church, Price. Burial, Big BJ Cemetery, Melvin.

 

James Curtis Campbell, 58, of Mousie, passed away Jan. 7. Funeral, Jan. 12, Ball Ranch Old Regular Baptist Church, Mousie. Burial, Campbell Cemetery, Mousie.

 

James Eugene Rister, 66, of Mousie, passed away Jan. 7. Funeral, Jan. 10, Ball Ranch Old Regular Baptist Church, Mousie. Burial, Slone Cemetery, Softshell.

 

Ralph Dotson, 68, of Phelps, passed away Jan. 7. Funeral, Jan. 12, Jamboree Church of God. Burial, Hurley Family Cemetery, Phelps.

 

Shirley Ann Coleman, 81, of Pikeville, passed away Jan. 4. Funeral, Jan. 7. Entombment, Isaac Thacker Memorial Mausoleum, Annie E. Young Cemetery.

 

Paul Dean Stanley, 81, of Harold, passed away Jan. 6. Funeral, Jan. 10. Burial, Roberts and Howell Cemetery, Harold.

 

Alma Conley Burruss, 95, of Prestonsburg, passed away Jan. 6. Funeral, Jan. 11. Burial, Richmond Cemetery, Prestonsburg.

 

David Dwayne Prater, 63, of Deane, passed away Jan. 3. Graveside services, Jan. 6, Lackey Cemetery, Lackey.

 

Phyllis June Harris May, 76, of Ulysses, formerly of Thacker, W.Va., passed away Jan. 8. Funeral, Jan. 11, Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa. Burial, Yatesville Memorial Gardens.

 

Judy Burgraff Simpkins, 63, of McCarr, passed away Jan. 8. Memorial service, Jan. 11.

 

Roy David Peck, 64, of Delbarton, W.Va., formerly of Newtown, W.Va., passed away Jan. 4. Funeral, Jan. 8. Burial, Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher, W.Va.

 

Mary Lois Cole, 75, of Robinson Creek, passed away Jan. 9. Funeral, Jan. 13. Burial, Cole Cemetery, Sugar Camp.

 

Foster Justice, 73, of Buckfield, passed away Jan. 8. Funeral, Jan. 12. Burial, R.H. Ratliff Cemetery, Shelbiana.

 

Margaret Benedict, 79, of Virgie, passed away Jan. 4. Funeral, Jan. 8. Burial, Benedict Family Cemetery, Virgie.

 

Spicy McPeek, 91, of Virgie, passed away Jan. 7. Funeral, Jan. 11. Burial, Newsome Branch Cemetery, Penny Road.

 

Sharon Newsome England, 73, of Pawpaw, formerly of Virgie, passed away Jan. 3. Funeral, Jan. 6. Burial, Alvis Newsome Cemetery, Little Robinson Creek.

 

Betty Jo Smith, 59, of Jenkins, passed away Jan. 5. She was employed as a nurse for Pikeville Medical Center's Educational Department. Funeral, Jan. 7. Burial, Ratliff Cemetery, Draffin.

 

Mildred Faye Smith, 90, of Williamson, W.Va., passed away Jan. 7. Graveside services, Jan. 10, Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy.

 

Nish Edward Carroll, 41, of McAndrews, passed away Jan. 6. Funeral, Jan. 13, Octavia Freewill Baptist Church. Burial, Pinson Cemetery, Sidney.

 

Michael Lewis Koch, 64, of Turkey Creek, passed away Jan. 7. He was owner and operator of Tug Valley Veterinary in Williamson, W.Va. Per his request, there will be no services.

 

Linda Fay Allen, 47, of Williamson, W.Va., passed away Jan. 6. Funeral, Jan. 10. Burial, Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher, W.Va.

 

James Howard Hensley Jr., 64, of Hamden, Ohio, formerly of Pike County, passed away Jan. 3. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran. Funeral, Jan. 6. Burial, Mountain View Memory Gardens, Ivel.

 

Jonas Lloyd Miller Jr., 92, of Pikeville, passed away Jan. 8. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during World War II under General George Patton. Funeral Jan. 13. Burial, Johnson Memorial Park, Pikeville.

 

Kenneth Ray Chapman, 71, of Louisville, formerly of Pike County, passed away Jan. 3. Funeral, Jan. 8. Burial, Johnson Memorial Park, Pikeville.

 

James Franklin "Jimmy" Blair, 66, of Pikeville, passed away, Jan. 4. Funeral, Jan. 8, Cornerstone Christian Church. Burial, Johnson Memorial Park.

 

Linda Kaye Gooslin Butcher, 68, of Italy, Texas, passed away Dec. 31. Funeral, Jan. 8. Entombment, Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy.

 

Brenda F. Duty, 66, of McCarr, passed away Jan. 3. Funeral, Jan. 6. Burial, Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy.

 

Herman Anderson, 81, of Phyllis, passed away Jan. 7. Funeral, Jan. 11, Upper Grapevine Church of Christ. Burial, Annie E. Young Cemetery.

 

George Swiney, 68, of Elkhorn City, passed away Jan. 6. Funeral, Jan. 10. Burial, Trace Fork Cemetery.

 

Geraldine Thacker, 86, of Shelbiana, passed away Jan. 6. Funeral, Jan. 8. Burial, Wilson Cemetery, Draffin.

 

James "Garnet" Anderson, 95, of Regina, passed away Jan. 4. Funeral, Jan. 7, Blessed Hope Freewill Baptist Church. Burial, Annie E. Young Cemetery, Pikeville.

 

Tammy Bennett Hall, 54, of Phyllis, passed away Jan. 3. Memorial service, Jan. 7.