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Wayne Dillon

1947 - 2015

Wayne Dillon, age 68, passed away unexpectedly February 4, 2015.

Born January 19, 1947 in Lawrence Cty, KY to the late Mont and Laura Dillon. He is preceded in death by wife, Judy and brother, Ronnie.

He is survived by son, Larry Dillon; daughter, Angela (Doug) Greer; siblings, Clarice (James) Warner, Powers (Stella) Dillon, and Ivan Dillon (Charlotte); grandchildren, Quintin and Annadawn Neff; many nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Visitation will be held Monday, February 9 from 5 to 8 pm at O. R. WOODYARD CO. SOUTH CHAPEL, 1346 S. High St., Columbus.

An overnight wake will take place Tuesday evening at New Friendship United Baptist Church in Louisa, KY, from 3 pm until the time of service on Wednesday 10  am. Pastor John Goble.  Interment Pope - Kirk Cemetery.

Athelene Williamson Robertson

1950 - 2015

Athelene Williamson Robertson, 64, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa, Ky. She was born August 16, 1950 in Williamson, W.V. a daughter of the late Dan and Thelma Carol Williamson. She was a homemaker. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by sons, Vernon Robertson, and James Robertson; daughter, Bernice Bartram;brothers, David Williamson and Gary Williamson.

Survivors include, her loving husband, Vernon Lee Robertson of Fort Gay, W.V.; sons, Rodney Keith (Diane) Robertson, Emmanuel Ray Robertson all of Fort Gay, W.V.; Robert William (Jamie) Robertson of Louisa, Ky.; daughters, Teresa Ann Clay, Rachek Lynn (Donnie) Sublett all of Fort Gay, W.V.; Doris Jean (Homer) Hale of Louisa, Ky.; Fanny Robertson and Polly Edna Robertson both of Fort Gay, W.V.; brother, Danny Kieth (Connie) Williamson; sisters, Debbie Thompson, Phyllis (Elmer) Webb, Angie (Ira) Ratcliff, Rhonda Williamson, and Sharon (Jerry) Ratcliff; a host of Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted 10:00 am Sunday, February 8, 2015 at Oak Grove Church with Luther Dingess, Roger Watts, Mack Ray Cyrus and Tom Kitts officiating. Burial will follow at the James Robertson Cemetery, Fort Gay. Visitation will be after 4:00 pm Friday and after 4:00 pm Saturday at Oak Grove Church.

Steven Michael Vanhoose

1981 - 2015

Steven Michael Vanhoose, 33, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away Wednesday, February 4, 2015 due to a tragic automobile accident. Steven was born September 10, 1981 in Huntington, W.V. a son of Everett Ray and Rose Meade Vanhoose. He was a laborer for Special Metals. Steven was preceded in death by his sister, Tonya Renee Vanhoose. 

Survivors include, his parents, Everett and Rose Vanhoose of Fort Gay, W.V.; A very very special brother, Troy Vanhoose of Fort Gay, W.V.; fiance, Sarah Hamlin of Fort Gay, W.V.; son, Jason Michael Vanhoose of Fort Gay, W.V.; step son, Eli Hamlin also of Fort Gay, W.V..

Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 pm Sunday, February 8, 2015 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mack Ray Cyrus officiating. Burial will follow at the Fort Gay Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 pm Saturday at Young Funeral Home.

Wayne A. Jones

1938 - 2015

Wayne A. Jones, 76, of Louisa, Ky. died February 4, 2015 at his home. His devotionto his family and his firm beliefs supported him in his struggle and ultimately gave him peace. 

He was born October 4, 1938 at Potters, Ky. son of the late J.E. Jones and Louvada K. Jones. He served and retired from the U.S. Army.

He is survived by his wife, Elsie Lee Jones and his son, James (Stacy) Jones of Burnaugh, Ky.. His beloved grandchildren, Chayse and Bree Jones of Burnaugh, Ky.. Four sisters, Laura Jane (Paul Fred) Moore of Louisa, Ky.. Clara (William) Elkins II. Mary Lynn (John) Hogston of Flatwoods, Ky.. Sandra (Larry) Larson of Manistee, Michigan.

Friends may call at Young Funeral Home from 6:00 til 9:00 pm Friday, February 6, 2015.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 pm Saturday at First Baptist Church of Louisa with Pastor Chuck Price and Pastor Mike Cox officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery, Louisa, Ky.


Tenia Mae Frazier Hall

1929 - 2015

Tenia Mae Frazier Hall, 85, of Catlettsburg, KY, passed away Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at Kindred Hospital in Louisville, KY. She was born August 21, 1929 in Potter, KY, a daughter of the late Steve and Nannie Cleo Skeens Frazier. She was a homemaker, and was the oldest member of Catalpa Freewill Baptist Church. Tenia’s family built the Catalpa Church, and she was totally devoted to God and her family.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by son, Johnny T. Hall; daughter, Lavonne Elaine Hazelett Setser; granddaughter, Rachael Denise Hazelett; brother, Robert Stevie Frazier.

Survivors include, son, Steve (Susan) Hall of Catlettsburg, Ky.; daughters, Marsha (John) Osborne of Catlettsburg, Ky.; Kitty (Garry) Allen of Fallsburg, Ky.; son in law, Gary Setser of Louisa, Ky.; daughter in law, Priscilla Ann Hall of Catlettsburg, Ky.; grandchildren, Amelia (J.J.) Holt, Amanda (Luther) Dingess, Mathew (Krista) Allen, Jacob Osborne, Stevie Hall, Jacqueline (Jon) Burchfield, James Parsley; great grandchildren, Emmalee and Jadyn Holt, Vivanie and Gwenyth Allen, Andrew and Aaron Dingess. Several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 am Saturday, February 7, 2015 at Catalpa Freewill Baptist Chuch with Rev. Mike Cox and Larry Maynard officiating. Burial will follow at the Catalpa Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5:00 til 9:00 pm Friday at Catalpa Freewill Baptist Church.