Obituaries

Lonnie Dunn III, age 46, formerly of Paintsville, passed away Monday, June 5th, 2017 in Lexington, KY. He was born June 15th, 1970 in Johnson County, KY. He was preceded in death by his mother, Janice Sue Daniel Dunn and his grandmother, Mabel Daniel. He is survived by his father Lonnie Dunn II and wife Edna Mae Dunn of Paintsville; one sister, Dana Ransdell and husband Keith of Lexington, KY; along with one niece, Elie Ransdell and one nephew, Will Ransdell.

Born: Monday, 6/15/1970
Deceased: Monday, 6/05/2017

Nora Bailey Mullins age 79 of Half Mountain Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, June 4, 2017 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. She was born March 2, 1938 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Add and Mary Conley Bailey. She was the wife of Harlan B. Mullins, who survives.

Born: Wednesday, 3/02/1938
Deceased: Sunday, 6/04/2017

Age 75, of Vandalia, passed away Friday, June 2, 2017. Kash was born July 14, 1941 in Wolfe County, KY to the late Herbert & Rosa Lee (Campbell) Swiger. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by siblings, Herbert Jr., Glenwood, Paul & Elizabeth Jane.

Born: Monday, 7/14/1941
Deceased: Friday, 6/02/2017

Henry Aaron Kinman age 1 year of Middletown, Ohio passed away Friday, June 2, 2017 at his home. He was born January 29, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Christopher Ward and Ashlee Howard Kinman, who survive. 
Survivors also include three brothers, Alexander Kinman age 6, Zachariah Kinman age 3, and Mason Ward age 7, maternal grandparents, Rhonda Howard and Anthony Tumbleson, and maternal great grandparents, Vonda and David Stoll, and Henry Howard.
Henry is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Michael Ward.

Born: Friday, 1/29/2016
Deceased: Friday, 6/02/2017

Ricky Hylton, age 58, a resident of Old Burning Fork Road in Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, Kentucky.
Ricky was born January 2, 1959 in Norton, Virginia the son of the Bertha Joseph Hylton and the late William Paul "Bill" Hylton. Brothers, Sam and Marty Hylton, also preceed him in death.
Ricky was owner and operator of Hylton Towing and Garage of Salyersville, Kentucky. He loved tearing into a diesel engine, four wheeling, and spending time with his family and friends.

Born: Friday, 1/02/1959
Deceased: Wednesday, 5/31/2017

Dessie Howard Francis Bailey age 82 of Rock Lick Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, April 30, 2017 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. She was born August 6, 1935 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Alford and Liza Jayne Adkins Howard.

Born: Wednesday, 8/07/1935
Deceased: Sunday, 4/30/2017

EULOGY OF CHARLES MICHAEL PRATER

Charles Michael Prater, age 71, was born on June 16, 1945 and departed this life on April 29, 2017.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl C. “Bob” and Gertrude “Trudy” Prater.

Born: Saturday, 6/16/1945
Deceased: Saturday, 4/29/2017

Timinda Carol "Mindy" Jenkins Arnett age 35 of Pricey Creek Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, April 27, 2017 at the UK Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. She was born June 6, 1981 in West Liberty, Kentucky to Timothy and Sharon Brooks Jenkins, who survive. She was the wife of Ryan Arnett, who also survives.

Born: Saturday, 6/06/1981
Deceased: Thursday, 4/27/2017

Kenneth Newsome, age 83, a resident of Salyersville, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at his residence.

He was born February 3, 1934, to his parents the late Elisa Newsome and Rhoda Mullins Newsome. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by one grandson, Drew Newsome, three brothers, Delbert Newsome, Andy McCray, Hershel McCray and one sister, Sadie McDaniels.

Kenneth was a retired sheet metal worker and was of the Baptist Faith.

Born: Saturday, 2/03/1934
Deceased: Wednesday, 4/26/2017

Columbus Ray Howard, age 80, of Bear Branch in Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, April 23, 2017 at his home.
 Columbus Ray was born December 28, 1936 in Salyersville, Kentucky the son of the late Dewey and Daisy Marie Lykins Howard.  Brother, Lawrence Gray Howard and sister, Vera Lou Russell preceded in death.
 Columbus Ray was employed in the Saw Mill industry until his retirement.  He was a member of the United Baptist Faith.

Born: Monday, 12/28/1936
Deceased: Sunday, 4/23/2017

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