Ellis J. Evans
1935 - 2014
Ellis J. Evans 78, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Cabell Huntington Hospital. He was born December 20, 1935 in Martha, Ky. a son of the late Proctor and Mary Sparks Evans. He was a security Guard and attended Smokey Valley Church. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Tera Griffith Evans.
Survivors include, one daughter, Tammy Joe Evans Johnson of Louisville, Ky.; one son, Robert Ellis Evans of Louisa, Ky.; one brother, Paul Evans of Columbus, Ohio; one sister, Imolee Franklin of Paintsville, Ky.; 6 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 PM Monday, February 17, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Chuck Price officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery, Louisa, Ky.
Visitation will be from 11:00 AM til time of service on Monday.
Herbert "Herb" Ray Parks
1936 - 2014
Herbert "Herb" Ray Parks, 77 of Goodlettsville, TN. passed away Monday, February 10, 2014 at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, TN. He was born May 14, 1936 in Lawrence Co., KY. a son of the late Raymond Russell and Beatrice Mae Childers Parks. He was a carpenter of almost 50 years buildings homes in Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee.
Herb loved to deer hunt, play softball, enjoyed Nascar races, football and baseball. Loved to tell stories of the old days, Johnny Cash music, and loved to see his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a daughter; Terry Crook, granddaughter; Tracy Dinnen, Brothers; Bob, Willie and Dave Parks, sister; Virginia Lee Parks and a son-in-law; Ricky Hilton.
Surviving is his loving wife of 57 years Roberta Miller Parks, daughters; Kathy and Roger Qualls of Portland, TN., and Regina and Rick Hale of Goodlettsville, TN., brothers; Raymond Russell Parks of Louisa, KY. and Paul Hall of Louisa, KY., sister; Opal Tomak of Lancaster, Ohio, five grandchildren; Ryan Sloas, Alicia and Jeremy Minchey, Amber Sloas, Kyle and Casey Hilton, and Austin Crook, great-grandchildren; Mason and Madison Minchey and Lane Hilton.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, February 14, 2014 at 11am at the Young Funeral Home Chapel with John Haney officiating.
Visitation will be 5-9 on Thursday at Young Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Wallace Cemetery, Louisa, KY.
Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Paul D. Boyd
1946 - 2014
Paul D. Boyd, 67, of Ulysses, KY passed away Sunday Feb. 9, 2014 at Kings Daughters Medical Center following a brief illness.
Paul was born Feb. 14, 1946 at Louisa, KY, the son of the late Walter and Elva Bowling Boyd. He was a retired coal miner and of the Baptist Faith. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Emma Jane Sluss Boyd who died in 2009, a sister Brenda Kay Terry, and two brothers, Walter Boyd Jr. and Clyde Dempsey Boyd.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law Jannie and Robert Skeens of Ulysses, KY, a son and daughter-in-law Michael and Tracy Boyd of Louisa, four grandchildren Whitney and husband Keith Harris, Michael Boyd, David Boyd, and Brandon Skeens, two great grandchildren Landon and Jordan Harris; two sisters Mary Fitch and Wilma McKenzie both of Louisa, KY and four brothers Jimmy Boyd and Glen Boyd both of Louisa, Joe Boyd of Jackson, OH and George “Toy” Boyd of Columbus, OH.
Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday Feb. 12th at 1:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Dr. Charles Price and Rev. Chuck Price officiating. Burial will follow in the Sluss Cemetery at Richardson, KY.
Friends may call after 5:00 pm Tuesday at the Wilson Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com
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