Leatha Penix Elkins 87, Warren, MI, died April 11, 2018, in St John’s Macomb Hospital.
She was born on August 28, 1930 in Royalton, Kentucky to the late Tilden & Doscie (Salyers) Penix.
Leatha retired from Baxter International, Inc. in Round Lake, IL.
She enjoyed crafts, gardening, spending time with family, vacations, making others laugh & teaching Sunday School. Leatha was known for her compassion for others, her giving spirit, her faith and her sense of humor.

Born: Thursday, 8/28/1930
Deceased: Wednesday, 4/11/2018

Johnny Lee Prater, 36, of Georgetown, KY passed away March 26, 2018.  A celebration of life reception will be held at Burning Fork Community Church April 7, 2018 at 3pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to a memorial account for his 3 boys has been set up at Community Trust Bank under Sasha Prater.

A great man, an even greater husband, father, son, and brother, gone too soon. The impact he had on so many lives, in such a short time, is a true testament to just how amazing he was. His personality and his smile brought happiness and joy to even the saddest of people. 

Born: Wednesday, 1/13/1982
Deceased: Saturday, 4/07/2018

Roy Williams Jr., age 58, a resident of Puncheon Creek in Royalton, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2018 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard, Kentucky.

Roy was born December 23, 1959 in Jackson, Michigan to the late Roy Williams and Gladys McClure.  He is also preceded in death by one brother, Walter Williams and one sister Regina Patterson.

Born: Wednesday, 12/23/1959
Deceased: Sunday, 4/01/2018

Wanda "Dolly" Kay Lemaster Bailey, age 83, of Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, passed away on March 31, 2018 after a long illness.  She was born on March 9, 1935 in Wheelersburg, Ohio.  She was a member of Bradley Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mack Lemaster and Trixie Adams Lemaster, brothers, Mack Henry Lemaster, Rex Lemaster, Jeff (Barbara) Lemaster, Neal Lemaster, Lyman (Delores) Lemaster, Buddy (Geraldine) Lemaster, and Wendell (Erna) Lemaster, and her sisters, Peggy (John) Olrech, Karma (Gene) Witherspoon, Lita (Kenny) Wade and Theda (Doc) Johnson.

Born: Saturday, 3/09/1935
Deceased: Saturday, 3/31/2018

Opal Harris
Warfield, age 83, a resident of Flat Fork Road in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at the UK Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky.

Opal was born March 30, 1934 in Tennessee. Son, Robert Jones, and brother, Lee Harris, preceded her in death.

Opal was a member of the Boyd Risner Memorial Church. She enjoyed spending time with her family, friends, and church family.

Those left to mourn includes a host of family and friends who love and miss her. 

Born: Friday, 3/30/1934
Deceased: Wednesday, 3/28/2018

Roger Rowe age 58 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at the Saint Mary's Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia. He was born December 7, 1959 in Royalton, Kentucky to the late Alvin and Mae Puckett Poe. 

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 pm Friday, March 30, 2018 from the Family Cemetery at Jellico, Kentucky.

Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home. 

Born: Monday, 12/07/1959
Deceased: Wednesday, 3/28/2018

Beatrice "Do-Cat" Howard Patrick age 77 of Lick Creek Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, March 24, 2018 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. She was born January 19, 1941 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Otis and Peachie Helton Howard. She was the wife of Johnnie Daniel Patrick, who preceded her in death.
She is survived by a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to her husband and parents, Beatrice is preceded in death by one sister, Mildred "Mitch" Howard Williams, one nephew, Richard Williams, and her stepdad, Goble Howard. 

Born: Sunday, 1/19/1941
Deceased: Saturday, 3/24/2018

Lina Hortense Howard Williams age 94 of Lick Creek , Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Kentucky. She was born March 27, 1923 in Johnson County, Kentucky to the late Dennie and Alice Lemaster Howard. She was the wife of Judge Williams, who preceded her in death. 

Born: Tuesday, 3/27/1923
Deceased: Friday, 3/23/2018

Lou Ann Gibson Reed age 89 went to be with the Lord on March 21, 2018. She was born in Salyersville, Kentucky on November 6, 1928 to the late Richmond and Martha Caldwell Gibson. She married Roy Reed in 1946. She was a devoted Christian that belonged to Bethlehem to Calvary Church. She was a very loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother to her family.

Born: Tuesday, 11/06/1928
Deceased: Wednesday, 3/21/2018

Lisa M. Hurley, age 39, a resident of Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2018 in Winchester, Kentucky.
Lisa was born August 16, 1978 in Michigan the daughter of Danny Edwards and Deborah Hughes. Son, Patrick Cleere proceeds her in death.
Lisa was a high school graduate, Class of 1996, from Monticello High School and Wayne County Community College, Class of 2012, in Taylor, Michigan with a degree in Nursing.

Born: Wednesday, 8/16/1978
Deceased: Tuesday, 3/20/2018