Calvin Dwayne Gipson age 36 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Kentucky. He was born June 3, 1981 in Prestonsburg, Kentucky to the late Roy Calvin and Goldie Keeton Gipson. He was the husband of Kathy Caldwell Gipson, who survives.

Born: Wednesday, 6/03/1981
Deceased: Sunday, 5/13/2018

John T. "J.T." Lykins age 91 of Patrick Drive, Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Sunday morning, May 13, 2018 at his home. He was born March 24, 1927 in Stella, Kentucky to the late Harrison and Nola Dunn Lykins. He is survived by his wife, Betty Jo Arnett Lykins, whom he married December 21, 1955. 

Born: Thursday, 3/24/1927
Deceased: Sunday, 5/13/2018

Rondall "Ronnie" Risner, age 45, a resident of Kentucky Route 114 in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Friday, May 11, 2018 at his home.
Ronnie was born September 2, 1972 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of Ellie Nickels Mabry and the late Lige Risner. Sisters, Linda Risner, Mary Jane Risner, and brother, Franklin D. Risner preceded in death.
Ronnie enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Born: Saturday, 9/02/1972
Deceased: Friday, 5/11/2018

Maudie Wisecup Tackett age 63 of Middle Fork Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, May 7, 2018 at the Kings Daughter's Medical Center in Ashland, Kentucky. She was born February 22, 1955 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Lloyd and Myrtle Holbrook Wisecup. 

Born: Tuesday, 2/22/1955
Deceased: Monday, 5/07/2018

The Sammie Ward age 90 of Caudill Branch, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, May 7, 2018 at the Paul B Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. He was born January 4, 1928 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Lester and Mayzine Howard Ward. He was the husband of Eula Mae Howard Ward, who preceded him in death.
Survivors include one son, Samuel Ward Jr. of Salyersville, Kentucky, one brother, Newt Ward of Marion, Ohio, and three sisters, Clovie Mae Carr and Beulah Faye Castle both of Marion, Ohio, and Pearlie Pennington of Portsmouth, Ohio.

Born: Wednesday, 1/04/1928
Deceased: Monday, 5/07/2018

Betty Kathleen Hackworth age 58 of Napoleon, Ohio formerly of Magoffin County, Kentucky passed away Sunday, May 6, 2018 at her sister's home in Cecil, Ohio. She was born September 13, 1959 in Defiance, Ohio to Joe and Deloris Patrick Hackworth, who survive.

Born: Sunday, 9/13/1959
Deceased: Sunday, 5/06/2018

Rouie Lee Watson Reed age 93 of Greasy Branch, Salyersville, Ky, wife of the late Ramey Reed passed away Sunday afternoon May 6, 2018 at her home. She was born Aprill 22, 1925 in Elsie, Kentucky, to the late Turner and Mint Reed Watson.

Born: Wednesday, 4/22/1925
Deceased: Sunday, 5/06/2018

Judy Dyer Williams, age 66, a resident of Lake Drive Villa Rica, Georgian, passed away Friday, May 4, 2018 at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton, Georgia after a lengthy illness.
Judy was born October 8, 1951 in Salyersville, Kentucky the daughter of the late Grogeteen and Elsie Crace Dyer.  Sisters, Bessie Dyer, Nellie Rose Dyer, Jean Dyer Arnett, Ruby Coffey, Markedda Gamble, brothers, Grover Hammonds, Carl Dyer, Ogal Dyer, Mitchell Dyer, James Dyer, Jay Dyer, Calvin Dyer, Marvin Dye, and ex-husband, Ralph Williams preceded her in death.

Born: Monday, 10/08/1951
Deceased: Friday, 5/04/2018

Dorothy Marie Conley Lemaster Cassity age 79 of West Liberty, Kentucky passed away Friday, May 4, 2018 at the Morgan County A.R.H. in West Liberty, Kentucky. She was born November 3, 1938 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Wayne F. and Blanche M. Salyer Conley. She was the wife of John D. Cassity, who survives.

Born: Thursday, 11/03/1938
Deceased: Friday, 5/04/2018

Ocie Miller Lykins, widow of Arthur Lykins, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018, surrounded by her loving family, at her residence in Staffordsville, KY.  Born January 1, 1935, in Half Mountain, Magoffin County, KY, she was the daughter of the late Jasper and Polly (Pop) Cole Miller.

Born: Tuesday, 1/01/1935
Deceased: Wednesday, 5/02/2018