Obituaries for June 9, 2017

Amos Murphy, 95, of Edgarton, W.Va., passed away June 5. Funeral, June 8. Burial, Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy.

 

Ervin Carl Scott, 70, of Jeffersonville, formerly of Phelps, passed away June 1. Funeral, June 5. Burial, Scott Family Cemetery, Phelps.

 

Floyd Smith, 90, of Phelps, passed away May 31. Funeral, June 4. Burial, Stump Family Cemetery, Smith Fork, Phelps.

 

Mary Jean Sellards McCoy, 48, of McAndrews, passed away May 29. Funeral, June 2, McVeigh United Pentecostal Church, McVeigh. Burial, Henry Taylor Cemetery, Brushy.

 

Brian Keith Fouts, 52, of Left Fork, Virgie, passed away June 4. Funeral, June 7. Burial, Bentley Fouts Cemetery, Left Fork, Virgie.

 

Ricky Dean Kelly, 54, of Shelby Gap, passed away May 31. Funeral, June 3. Burial, Rob Ratliff Cemetery, Elkhorn City.

 

Junus Blake Bowling, 72, of Caney Creek, passed away May 30. Funeral, June 2. Burial, Booker Fork Cemetery, Caney.

 

Shelba Jean Tackett, 78, of Bowling Green, formerly of Floyd County, passed away May 30. Funeral, June 3. Burial, Jack Osborne Cemetery, Turkey Pen.

 

Brian Keith Fouts, 52, of Left Fork of Long Fork, passed away June 4. Funeral, June 7. Burial, Bentley Fouts Cemetery.

 

John Thomas Francis, 40, of Meta, passed away June 5. Funeral, June 9. Burial, Scalf Cemetery, Sidney.

 

Bruce Flanary Keene, 63, of Harold, passed away June 3. Funeral, June 6. Burial, Johnson Memorial Cemetery.

 

Auborn Helvey, 93, of Pikeville, passed away June 4. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during World War I. Funeral, June 7. Burial, Annie E. Young Cemetery, Shelbiana.

 

Ronald Keith Hunt, 63, of Phyllis, passed away June 5. Funeral, June 10. Burial, Johnson Memorial Park, Pikeville.

 

Patty Carol Champlin, 47, of Pikeville, passed away May 26. Memorial service, May 31.

 

George E. Gooslin, 63, of Freeburn, passed away May 30. Funeral, June 3. Burial, Gooslin Cemetery, Peter Fork, McCarr.

 

Arlene Bartrum, 61, of Kite, passed away June 5. Funeral, June 9, Providence Old Regular Baptist Church, Topmost. Burial, Bates Cemetery, Kite.

 

Virginia Little, 64, of Dwale, passed away June 3. Funeral, June 7, Martin Branch Freewill Baptist Church, Estill. Burial, Bradley Cemetery, Decoy.

 

Patricia Lynn Moore Yates, 48, of McDowell, passed away May 31. Funeral, June 4, Little Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church, McDowell. Burial, Greenberry Hall Cemtery, McDowell.

 

Orville Hamilton, 84, of Galveston, passed away May 30. Funeral, June 2, Pilgrims Home Old Regular Baptist Church, Harold. Burial, Hamilton Cemetery, Branham’s Creeks, Harold.

 

Annis Bolen Shepherd, 77, of Garrett, passed away June 1. Funeral, June 5. Burial, Robert and Opal Bolen Cemetery.

 

Daniel Ray Howell, 43, of Harold, passed away June 2. Funeral, June 6 at Lower Toler Church of Christ. Burial, Keathley Cemetery.

 

Alpha Poe, 47, of Prestonsburg, passed away June 3. Funeral, June 6. Burial, Marsillett Family Cemetery, Salyersville.

 

Edna Grace Mullins, 88, of Prestonsburg, passed away June 3. Funeral, June 6. Burial, Newman Cemetery, Hi Hat.

 

David Lee Copley, 80, of Virgie, passed away June 6. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Funeral, June 9. Burial, Robert Newsome Cemetery, Little Robinson Creek.

 

John Trimble Blackburn, 93, of Pikeville, passed away May 30. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during World War II and the Korean Conflict. Funeral, June 2, Bent Branch Old Regular Baptist Church, Meta. Burial, William Blackburn Cemetery, Meta.

 

Phillip Lloyd Justice, 87, of Pikeville, passed away June 1. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Korean War. Funeral, June 4. Burial, Miller Cemetery, John’s Creek.

 

Link Jo (Bolton) Sowards, 56, of Pikeville, passed away June 2. Funeral, June 4. Entombment, R.H. Ratliff Whispering Woodland Mausoleum, Shelbiana.

 

Lorna Fay Rowe, 66, of Elkhorn City, passed away June 6. Funeral, June 8. Burial, Elkhorn City Cemetery.

 

Noah Oscar Raines, 86, of Lexington, passed away May 29. Funeral, June 2. Burial, Raines Family Cemetery, Breaks, Va.

 

Larry Michael Raines, 61, of Pikeville, passed away May 26. Graveside service, June 7, Annie E. Young Cemetery, Shelbiana.

 

Phillip Bostic, 94, of Lily, passed away May 29. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Funeral, June 2. Entombment, J.U. Thacker Mausoleum, Annie E. Young Cemetery, Pikeville.

 

Matilda Thacker, 89, of Pikeville, passed away June 2. Funeral, June 6. Burial, Annie E. Young Cemetery.

 

Udale Flannery, 61, of Beaver, passed away June 3. Funeral, June 7. Burial, Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel.

 

Fred A. Stephens, 77, of Rome City, formerly of Floyd County, passed away May 30. Funeral, June 4. Burial, Campbell Family Cemetery, Mousie.

 

Betty Aileen Little Luxmore, 88, of Hi Hat, passed away May 26. Funeral, May 29. Burial, Boyd Cemetery, Hi Hat.

 

Virginia Lee Allen Spears, 90, of Cocoa Fla., formerly of Floyd County, passed away May 29. Funeral, June 3. Burial, Leonard Allen Cemetery, Maytown.