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Joseph Cantrell

1945 - 2014

Joseph Cantrell, age 69, of Blaine, passed away Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at Three Rivers Medical Center of Louisa, KY.  Joseph was born October 29, 1945 in Blaine, KY. He is the son of the late Proctor and the late Tobitha (Ramey) Cantrell.

He was a retired farmer and a former employee of the Louisa Carpet Mills. He was also a member of the Brushy Fork United Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife: Judy (Cordle) Cantrell , three daughters: Kay Curtis and husband Matt of Martha, KY, Sheila Branham and husband Frank of Paintsville, Lisa Harper and husband, Stoney, of Blaine, KY and two sons: Dale Cantrell of Louisa, KY and Gary Cantrell and wife Sabrina of Adams, KY; Mr. Cantrell also leaves behind five sisters; Nancy Cordle, Betty Stone, Laura Perry, Francis Nunn and Carolyn Thompson, he also has twelve grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, two step grandchildren,and five step great-grandchildren.

The funeral was held 11:00 am on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at Brushy Fork United Baptist Church with Elder Frank Blevins officiating.  Burial followed in the Wheeler-Cantrell Cemetery, in Blaine on Saturday, December 27.

All arrangements and care are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.


Edna Mae Vanhorn

1947 - 2014

Edna Mae Vanhorn, age 67, of Ashland, passed away Thursday, December 25, 2014 at Kings Daughters Medical Center.  

Mrs. Vanhorn was born April 29, 1947 in Meade County KY. She is the daughter of the late Herbert Franklin “Dick” and Ellen Skeens Van Horn. In addition to her parents Edna is preceded in death by her husband Everett Vanhorn and a brother Anthony Yarber. She was a loving Homemaker.  

She is survived by one daughter: Glenda Burton and husband Mark of Ashland, KY and one son: David Vanhorn also of Ashland, One granddaughter, Valarie Decker, and two great-grandchildren Austin and Allie. Mrs. Vanhorn also leaves behind three sisters: Loetta Arnold of Lexington, KY, Barbara Theil of Eugene, OR, Mary Ballew of FL and three half siblings; Margaret, Jimmy and Charles “Butch”.  

Funeral Services will be held on Sunday December 28, 2014 at 2:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home, with Rev. Greg Caudill officiating.  Burial will follow in the See Cemetery. 

Calling hours will be Saturday, December 27 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Wilson Funeral Home.

All arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.Online condolences can be made at

Donald Ray Pilkington Jr.

1951 - 2014

Donald Ray Pilkington Jr., 63, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at his home.

He was born November 3, 1951 in Columbus, Ohio a son of the late, Donald Ray and Margaret Ann Bevins Pilkington Sr. He was a retired roofer.

Survivors include, two daughters, Sharon (J.R.) Preece of Louisa, Ky.; Sandy Ray (Carl Cook) Pilkington of Louisa, Ky.; son, Donald Ray (Tonya) Pilkington III of Lockborne, Ohio; ex-wife, Frances Pilkington Cordle/See of Louisa, Ky.; brothers, Gregory Pilkington, and Jeffery Pilkington both of Columbus, Ohio; sister, Sheri Perry of Columbus, Ohio; 14 Grandchildren and 3 Great Grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 pm Sunday, December 28, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel.

Visitation will be 1:00 pm til time of service on Sunday.

Verlean Pack

1934 - 2014

Verlean Pack, 80, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at home.  

She was born June 8, 1934 in Adams, Ky. a daughter of the late Clyde H. and Bertha Moore. She was a retired supervisor for J.J. Jordan Geriatric Center, she attended Faith Baptist Church. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Elwood Pack whom passed away in 1993; son, Dale Pack; brother, Eddie Ray Moore; sister, Ruth Jean Yenichek.

Survivors include, one daughter, Judy (Johnny) Branham of Louisa, Ky.; two sons, Phillip D. Pack of Adams, Ky.; Dennis (Carol) Pack of Adams, Ky.; brothers, Don E. Moore of Mattie, Ky.; Vinson C. Moore of Groveport, Ohio; sisters, Norma Scarberry of Georgetown, Ky.; Janet Fraley of Charlie, Ky.; Pauline Hayes of Grove City, Ohio; Mattie Gibson of Fort Gay, W.V.; Grandchildren, Sonya Presley, Brent David Pack, Phillip Shane Pack, Sarah Bowens, Tyler Pack, Conner Pack, Austin Pack, Jason Pack, Johnnie Lynn Smith; 10 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 am Sunday, December 28, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Paul Stepp officiating. Burial will follow at the Moore Cemetery, Dry Ridge.

Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 pm Saturday at Young Funeral, Louisa, Ky.

Curtis R. Moore

1935 - 2014


Curtis R. Moore, 79, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Sunday, December 21, 2014 at Cabell Huntington Hospital, in Huntington, W.V.

He was born May 30, 1935 in Durbin, Ky. a son of the late Elden and Mattie George Moore. He was a retired coal miner and was of Baptist Faith. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Michael Elden Moore; brothers, Charles Elden Moore, James Gibson.

Survivors include, his loving wife, Rosa Lee Moore of Louisa, Ky.; two sons, Curtis A. Moore of Louisa, Ky.; Bobby Lee (Peggy Sue) Moore of Louisa, Ky.; Brothers, Danny Michael Gibson, Dennis Ray Gibson both of Catlettsburg, Ky.; Glen Gibson, Fred Gibson, both of Louisa, Ky.; Bill Gibson of Kenova, W.V.; sisters, Helen Ferrell of Rush, Ky.; Charlotte Cartmel of Durbin,  Ky.; Belle Atkins of Huntington, W.V.; Sharon Tooley of Gatewood, Missouri; Greta Faye Grayson of Durbin, Ky.; Pauletta McNabb of Louisa, Ky.; daughter in law, Marie Moore; grandchildren, Michael Leeann (Nick) Workman, Brady Austin Moore, Joshua Moore, Amber Dawn (Keith) Fannin, Ericia Moore, Cody Michael (Amanda) Moore; Great granddaughter, Kayden Fannin.

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 am Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Mac Farrell officiating. Burial will follow at the Moore Cemetery, Tadpole Rd. Louisa.

Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 pm Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at Young Funeral Home.

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