Larry Allen “Jake” Bellow, age 64, a resident of Salyersville, KY passed away November 6, 2009 from the Kings Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, KY.
Larry was born March 8, 1945 in Ohio, the son of the late Harry Bellow and Chloe Stulz.
Survivors include his wife, Deborah Ann Horn Bellow of Salyersville, KY; two sons, Kevin Allen Bellow and Brian Bellow, both of Hillsborough, OH; one daughter, Sherri Russell of Salyersville, KY; one sister, Loretta Yvonne Howard of Salyersville, KY; three grandchildren, Hunter Russell, Gunner Bellow and Mason Russell.

Born: Thursday, 3/08/1945
Deceased: Friday, 11/06/2009

Another Angel has been called home. Mabel Patton Prater, age 96 of Lakeville, KY, slipped away November 4, 2009 at the Salyersville Health and Rehab Center. She was born February 23, 1913, the daughter of the late Elizabeth Arnett Patton and Farrish A. Patton; two sisters, Lona Flynt and Bonnie Hoskins; three nephews, Rondell, Roger and Paul B. Hoskins. One niece, Jean Flynt Wilder, a son-in-law “Sug” Oney, and infant son, Donald Jefferson Prater and Johnny Prater, her husband.

Born: Sunday, 2/23/1913
Deceased: Wednesday, 11/04/2009

James Donald Sturgill, age 68, a resident of Ashland, KY passed away November 4, 2009 at the St. Mary’s Hospital in Huntington, W.VA.
James was born June 3, 1941 in Salyersville, KY, the son of the late Joe and Maude Bailey Sturgill.
Survivors include his wife, Vallie Sturgill of Ashland; one daughter, Kim Suzanne(A.J.) Richardson of New Boston, MI; one brother, Hershel (Joyce) Sturgill of Dayton, OH; two grandchildren, Zachary James Richardson and Hailey Nicole Richardson.
In addition to his parents, one sister, Joanne Prater preceded James in death.

Born: Tuesday, 6/03/1941
Deceased: Wednesday, 11/04/2009

Gerald Lloyd Saylor, age 57, a resident of Salyersville, KY passed away November 2, 2009 at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, KY.
Gerald was born July 13, 1952 in Paintsville, KY, the son of the late Dennie and Mary Lou Holderby Saylor.
Survivors include his wife, Deborah Mullins Saylor of Salyersville, KY; one daughter, Shana (Alvin) Patrick of Salyersville, KY; two sons, Jerry Saylor of Salyersville, KY and Derek Lloyd (Stephanie) Saylor of Salyersville, KY; four grandchildren.

Born: Sunday, 7/13/1952
Deceased: Monday, 11/02/2009

Lillie Mae Stevens Sparks, age 61, a resident of Salyersville, KY passed away November 1, 2009 at the UK Medical Center.
Lillie Mae was born July 11, 1948 in Magoffin Co., KY, the daughter of the late Lonnie Stevens and Madeline Cole Stevens.
Survivors include one daughter, Melissa Sparks of Salyersville, KY; three brothers, Billy Stevens of Salyersville, KY, Ellis Stevens of Martin, KY and Dan Stevens of Toledo, OH; one sister, Pauline Slone of Salyersville, KY; one grandchild.

Born: Sunday, 7/11/1948
Deceased: Sunday, 11/01/2009

Mattie Conley Adams, age 89, a resident of Salyersville, KY passed away October 31, 2009 at the Salyersville Health Care Center.
Mattie was born August 13, 1920 in Jenkins, KY, the daughter of the late Tom Conley and Flora Borders Conley.

Born: Friday, 8/13/1920
Deceased: Saturday, 10/31/2009

Flossie Howard, 88, of Commercial Blvd., Piketon, Ohio, died 11:21 p.m.
Monday, October 26, 2009 at Southern Ohio Medical Center, Portsmouth, Ohio.
She was born May 4, 1921 in Salyersville, Kentucky, daughter of the late Grover and Martha (Adkins) Howard. On July 28, 1941, Flossie was united in marriage to Richmond Howard who preceded her in death on October 30, 2005.

Born: Monday, 7/04/1921
Deceased: Monday, 10/26/2009


Born: Saturday, 12/13/1919
Deceased: Sunday, 10/25/2009

Anthony Collins, age 54, a resident of Owen County, KY transcended this earthly plain on October 12, 2009 at St. Luke’s East Hospital, Fort Thomas, KY after an extended illness.
Anthony was born August 16, 1955, the son of the late David Collins and Della Mae Collins.
Left to mourn his passing are his wife, Alberta Faye “Ellis” Collins; one son, Tony Ray Collins & his wife, Felicia; Mother-in-law, Pauline Ellis & brother-in-law, Gary Ellis.

Born: Tuesday, 8/16/1955
Deceased: Thursday, 10/22/2009

Kenneth Wayne Lawson, Jr., 38, passed away suddenly on Monday, October 19, 2009 in Winchester, Kentucky.
Kenneth was born on November 22, 1970 in Richmond and was the son of Kenneth Sr. and Brenda Penix Lawson. He was a construction worker. Kenneth enjoyed NASCAR Racing, U.K. Wildcat Basketball, and other outdoor activities, including fishing and trailriding.

Born: Sunday, 11/22/1970
Deceased: Monday, 10/19/2009