Obituaries for March 23, 2018

Gary Dee Bays, 62, of Prestonsburg, passed March 16. Funeral, March 22. Burial, Conley Cemetery, Prestonsburg.

Robert Lee Prater, 71, of Hueysville, passed away March 16. Funeral, March 20. Burial, Prater Family Cemetery, Hueysville.

Franceen Hicks Crum, 70, of Martin, passed away March 16. Funeral, March 20. Burial, Robinson Family Cemetery.

Lou Ellen Frasure, 79, of Grethel, passed away March 15. Funeral, March 18. Burial, Reynolds Family Cemetery, Grethel.

Robert Earl “Bobcat” Jackson, 72, of Georgetown, formerly of Wheelwright, passed away March 9. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served during the Vietnam War. He was an assistant coach for Wheelwright and South Floyd High Schools. Funeral, March 16, Faithway Mission Baptist Church, Zion Hill in Midway. Burial, Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Nicholasville.

Michael Douglas Burkett, 46, of Prestonsburg, passed away March 8. Funeral, March 12. Burial, Weddington Cemetery, Prestonsburg.

Ricky Dane “Ranger Rick” Caudill, 54, of Eastern, passed away March 7. He was a DJ for WMDJ radio for over 30 years. Funeral, March 11. Burial, Lackey Cemetery, Lackey.

Mae Caudill, 98, of Topmost, passed away March 7. Funeral, March 10. Burial, Rene Hall Cemetery, Topmost.

Kenneth L. Bowers, 73, of McCarr, passed away March 17. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, having served during the Vietnam War. Funeral, March 22. Burial, Pinson Cemetery, Buskirk.

Phillip Reed Gooslin, 72, of Matewan, W.Va., passed away March 9. The body has been cremated.

Charles Dean Jones, 51, of Caney Little Fork, passed away March 18. Funeral, March 22. Memorial service, March 31, Raven Rock Clubhouse.

Geneva Diles, 64, of Greasy Creek, passed away March 13. Funeral, March 16, Greasy Creek Freewill Baptist Church. Burial, Adkins Cemetery, Shelbiana.

Patty Louise Thompson, 64, of Bartley Hollow, passed away March 9. Funeral, March 13, Long Fork Freewill Baptist Church. Burial, Thompson Cemetery, Pikeville.

Judy Hall, 76, of Left Fork of Long Fork, Virgie, passed away March 9. Funeral, March 12. Burial, Hall Family Cemetery.

Nikolai Gage Necessary, infant son of Cody and Alyssa Necessary of Langley, passed away March 18. Graveside services, March 21, Harry Lee Moore Cemetery, Garrett.

Madeline Case Clark, 89, of Harold, passed away March 18. Funeral, March 21. Burial, Clark Family Cemetery, Honaker.

Sharon Kaye Tackett Perkins, 66, of Martin, passed away March 15. Funeral, March 19. Burial, Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel.

Edna Jeanette Harris, 83, of Langley, passed away March 15. Funeral, March 17. Burial, Mosley Cemetery, Cow Creek, Prestonsburg.

Wanda Gay Peters Jarrell, 95, of Galena, Ohio, formerly of Martin, passed away March 14. Funeral, March 17. Burial, Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel.

Johnny Wright, 72 of Prestonsburg, passed away March 14. Funeral, March 17. Burial, Wright Family Cemetery, Prestonsburg.

Donna Sue Terry, 75, of Martin, passed away March 9. Funeral, March 12. Burial, Lakeview Memorial Gardens.

Mary Dotson Williams, 92, of Betsy Layne, passed away March 7. Funeral, March 9. Burial, Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel.

Edith Burdell Steele, 87, of Harold, passed away March 7. Private graveside service, March 9, Steele Family Cemetery, Harold.

Judy Carol Anderson, 65, of Regina, passed away March 18. Funeral, March 24. Burial, Yellow Hill Cemetery, Regina.

Marsha Rowe, 59, of Ashcamp, passed away March 16. Funeral, March 19. Burial, Dow Brooks Cemetery, Draffin.

Kristy Jean Adkins, 39, of Rosenberg, Texas, formerly of Elkhorn City, passed away March 10. Funeral, March 17.

Edith Blair, 83, of Steele, passed away March 11. Funeral, March 15. Burial, Blair Cemetery, Steele.

Richard Dwayne Blair, 52, of Steele, passed away March 6. Funeral, March 11. Burial, Blair Cemetery, Steele.

Rush Chapman, 73, of Kimper, passed away March 18. Funeral, March 21.

Harlan Keith Ratliff, 38, of Meta, passed away March 17. Funeral, March 21. Burial, Moore Cemetery, Shelby Gap.

Ernie Eugene Stepp, 66, of Petersburg, Ind., formerly of Pike County, passed away March 14. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran. Funeral, March 19. Burial, Bentridge Cemetery, Meta.

Beverly R. Holmes, 45, of Tipton, Ind., formerly of Pikeville, passed away Feb. 24. Memorial service, March 11.

Irene B. Kendrick, 90, of Raccoon, passed away March 8. Funeral, March 12. Burial, Kendrick Family Cemetery, Raccoon.

Claude Montgomery, 71, of Williamson, W.Va., passed away March 19. Memorial service, March 23, Chattatory Church of God.

Betty Ethel Smith, 82, of Ransom, passed away March 12. Funeral, March 15. Burial, Phillip Smith Family Cemetery.