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Autie “Bug” Keaton, Jr.

1942 - 2015

Autie “Bug” Keaton, Jr., 73, of Blaine, KY, passed away July 6, 2015 at Three Rivers Medical Center.

He was born March 29, 1942 in Louisa, KY to the late Autie Keaton and Rissie Vanover Keaton. He was preceded in death by one brother, Joe Keaton.

He is survived by his wife, Iretha Gillum Keaton, one daughter, Regina and husband Hank Chance of Staffordsville, KY, three sons, Danny and wife Shirley Keaton of Martha, KY, Autie and wife Lisa Keaton of Isonville, KY, and Greg and wife Jerri Keaton of Inez, KY, and one sister, Joy Wheeler, of Blaine, KY. 

Autie was a cement construction worker and a member of the Elizabeth Church. 

Funeral Services will be conducted Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 2 PM at the Elizabeth Church.

Friends may visit the church from 5 – 9 PM, Wednesday July 8, 2015.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

Jerry Michael “Mike” Daniels 

1953 - 2015

Jerry Michael “Mike” Daniels 62 of Lowmansville, KY passed away July 4, 2015 at Cabell Huntington Hospital following a long illness.

Mike was born June 7, 1953 at Cynthiana, Ohio the son of Goldie Lansing Daniels and the late Roy Daniels. He was a mechanic, truck driver, and of the Baptist Faith.

In addition to his mother he is survived by his loving wife Nancy Fannin Daniels, two daughters Brandy King and husband Jonathan of Blaine, KY and Jeri Daniels of Inez, KY; four brothers Leroy Daniels of Catlettsburg, KY, Russell Daniels of Kingston, Ohio, Roger Daniels of Londonderry, Ohio, and Richard Daniels of Mechanicsburg, Maryland; two sisters Margie Harvey of Stoutsville, Ohio and Carolyn Uhrig of Kingston, Ohio; five grandchildren Destany King, Jalyn King, Gracie King, Haley Johnson, and Jake Johnson.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday July 8 at 1:00 pm at the Chestnut Grove Enterprise Baptist Church with Rev. Terry Conley, Pastor Roger Sparks, and Rev. Rodney King officiating. Burial will follow in the Little Mary Cemetery at Charley, KY. 

Friends may visit the family after 6:00 pm Tuesday at the Chestnut Grove Enterprise Baptist Church Lowmansville, KY.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

Dwight Christopher Daniels

1979 - 2015

Dwight Christopher Daniels, age 36, of Louisa Ky, went to be with his Lord on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at his home in Louisa after a courageous battle with cancer. Chris was born January 17, 1979 in Ashland , KY. He is the son of Harold and Freddie (Jett) Daniels. 

He was a former employee of KRT, a member of the Louisa Volunteer Fire Department, a Christian and a unique person who was loved by everyone who knew him. Let it be known, this firefighter has earned his angel wings.

In addition to his parents he is survived by one brother, David Daniels of Louisa, KY and a special nephew, Connor Daniels. Chris also leaves behind his extended brothers and sisters that make up the Louisa Volunteer Fire Department and a special friend since childhood, Jack Trautwein.

The family would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who helped with Chris during his final days on this earth and especially the ladies who gave him 24/7 care.

The funeral will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at the Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Monty Cooper officiating.  Burial will follow in the Riverview Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call,  Monday, July 6 from 5-9 at Wilson Funeral Home.

All arrangements have been entrusted to Chris’ buddies at Wilson Funeral Home.

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Lily J. Delong 

1940 - 2015

Lily J. Delong 74 of Fallsburg, KY went to be with the Lord on July 3, 2015 following a brief illness.

Lily was born Oct. 1, 1940 at Beattyville, KY the daughter of the late Breck and Nannie Johnson Brown. She was a homemaker and member of the Fallsburg Tabernacle. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Forest Delong who died Aug. 27, 2014, a son John Delong, and 11 siblings.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday July 8, 2015 at 1:00 pm at the Fallsburg Tabernacle with Bro. Everett Swafford, Bro. Greg Caudill, and Bro. Jerry Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in the Delong Cemetery at Fallsburg, KY.

Friends may call after 6:00 pm Tuesday at the Fallsburg Tabernacle.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home

Elva Wheeler

1930 - 2015

Elva Wheeler, 84, of Blaine, KY, passed away at his home July 1, 2015.

Elva was born December 29,1930 in Blaine, KY to the late Chester and Clora Craft - Wheeler. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Wanda Lee Wheeler and Pearleen Wheeler, two brothers, Leonard Wheeler and Arhur Wheeler, and one foster brother, Morton Wheeler.

He is survived by one sister, Lorene Wheeler, of Blaine, KY, two brothers, Freeman and wife Merle Wheeler, and Virgil and wife Roberta Wheeler, both of Columbus, OH, one sister- in- law, Pauline Wheeler of Ashland, KY, one best friend, May Hazel Cordle of Louisa, KY, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, July 3, 2015 at 11 a.m. at the Old Hood Church with Elders Gene May, Claude Mollette, and Johnny Mollette.

Friends may visit Thursday, July 2, 2015 from the hours of 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, Louisa, KY.