Obituaries

Bryan Keith Jordan age 21 of Ivyton Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at the U.K. Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. He was born August 25, 1996 in Prestonsburg, Kentucky to Phillip "Brute" and Heather Pelfrey Jordan, who survive. 

Born: Sunday, 8/25/1996
Deceased: Wednesday, 9/06/2017

Virginia Mae Williams Howard age 92 of Caudill Branch, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. She was born May 14, 1925 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Raleigh and Anne Gamble Williams. She was the wife of Norman Howard, who preceded her in death. 

Born: Thursday, 5/14/1925
Deceased: Wednesday, 9/06/2017

Dottie Lou Lovely Kusiak, age 68, a resident of Pleasant Lake, Michigan, passed away Sunday, September 3, 2017 at the Henry Ford Allegiance Hospital in Jackson, Michigan.
Dottie was born March 7, 1949, in Paintsville, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Ossie and Hortense Jackson Lovely. Also preceding her in death are three brothers, Mitchell Lovely, Rex Lovely and Garland Lovely, and two sisters, Lela May Lovely and Bessie Archer.

Born: Monday, 3/07/1949
Deceased: Sunday, 9/03/2017

Rella Faye Craft Barnett age 65 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, September 2, 2017 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. She was born July 12, 1952 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Grover and Maxine Gibson Craft. She was the wife of Larry Barnett, who preceded her in death.

Born: Saturday, 7/12/1952
Deceased: Saturday, 9/02/2017

Betty Sue Allen Clark age 54 of Meally, Kentucky, passed away on Friday morning September 1, 2017 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Ky. She was born January 7, 1963 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Kelsie Allen and Vanie Terry Grigsby. 

Born: Monday, 1/07/1963
Deceased: Friday, 9/01/2017

Billy Joe Collinsworth age 45 of Tick Lick Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, August 28, 2017 at the St. Mary's Cornerstone Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia. He was born June 14, 1972 in Paintsville, Kentucky to Danny and Elena Sue Williams Collinsworth, who survive. 

Born: Wednesday, 6/14/1972
Deceased: Monday, 8/28/2017

Howard Adrian Russell age 56 of Salyersville, Kentucky, husband of Shamona Leamster Russell, passed away Saturday, August 26, 2017 at the St. Joseph Hospice Care Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Born November 4, 1960 in Circleville, Ohio he was a son of Don Wendell and Betty Rose Howard Russell. 

Born: Friday, 11/04/1960
Deceased: Saturday, 8/26/2017

Kenny Harold Blanton age 39 of Hurricane Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, August 24, 2017 at his home. He was born October 8, 1977 in Pikeville, Kentucky to the late Bill Ellis Blanton and Ina Howard Blanton, who survives. Survivors also include one son, Kendell Blanton of Salyersville, Kentucky, one daughter, Shay Blanton of Salyersville, Kentucky, and three brothers, Warren Blanton and Donnie Dawson both of Salyersville, Kentucky, and Travis Blanton of Kentucky. Kenny was a member of the Carver United Baptist Church.

Born: Saturday, 10/08/1977
Deceased: Thursday, 8/24/2017

Kellie Lee Miller age 76 of Royalton, Kentucky passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017 at the Indiana University Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. He was born June 12, 1941 in Magoffin County Kentucky, the son of the late Sam and Evalece Montgomery Miller and the late Bonnie Summa Miller. He is preceded in death by his wife, Connie Risner Miller. 
Kellie Lee was elected as Magistrate of District 3 in Magoffin County, Kentucky for three terms. He also served three terms as a school board member for Magoffin County Schools, where he served as chairman for a time. 

Born: Thursday, 6/12/1941
Deceased: Sunday, 8/20/2017

Odis Gene Bach age 64 of East Maple Street, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday, August 18, 2017 at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. He was born June 26, 1953 in Leslie, Michigan to Gene Back and the late Anna Mae Taulbee Back. 

Born: Friday, 6/26/1953
Deceased: Friday, 8/18/2017

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