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Vernon Pack 

1969 - 2016

Vernon Pack, age 47, died January 2, 2016 at his residence in Fort Gay, WV.

He was a son of the late John Sherman and Irene Pack. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Sherman F. Pack, Emery Lynn Pack, and Simon John Pack.

Survivors include, one son, Clyde Emery Pack and daughter Olivia Pack both of Fort Gay, WV.; five sisters; Mae Mullett, Lorna Pack of Louisa, Ky., Orpha Mounts, Monnie Pack, Oma Hardwick all of Fort Gay, WV.; four brothers, Louis, Pete Pack of Fort Gay, WV.; Ronnie Pack of Poquoson, VA.; Ricky Pack of Indianapolis, Ind.; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 PM Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. William Sprigg officiating, Jerry Patrick will read the obituary. Burial will follow at the Thompson Cemetery, Fort Gay, WV.

Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 PM Friday at Young Funeral Home Chapel.

 

Michael Ray Holt

1955 - 2016

Michael Ray Holt, 60, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away Saturday, January 2, 2016 at his home.

He was born September 7, 1955 in Louisa, Ky. a son of the late Paul T. and Clovia Lemaster Holt. Mike was a member of Oak Grove Church. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by siblings, Claude Holt, Bruce Holt, Terry Holt and Helen Perry.

Survivors include, two daughters, Christina (Greg) Haney of Fairmont, WV; Katherine (Seth) Marcum of Fort Gay, WV; wife, Brenda Holt of Huntington, WV; granddaughter, Emma Marcum of Fort Gay, WV; brothers, Joe (Debbie) Holt of Louisa, Ky.; Jim (Sheila) Holt of Catlettsburg, Ky.; Jerry Holt of Alabama; sisters, Barbara Ann (Elsie) Blevins of Ashland, Ky.; Carol (Johnny) Crabtree of Fort Gay, W.V.; Ruby (Cal) Caldrone of Ohio; Maxine Endicott of Port Orange, Fla.; Tina (Mike) Finley of Fort Gay, W.V.; Tammy Holt of Fort Gay, W.V..

A Memorial service will be conducted 2:00 PM Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Oak Grove Church with Mack Ray Cyrus officiating, with a visitation one hour prior to service.

There will be a visitation 5:00 til 8:00 pm Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at Young Funeral Home Chapel, Louisa, Ky.

JANUARY 2, 2016

Teddy Arnold Wheeler 

1947 - 2016

Teddy Arnold Wheeler 68 of Louisa, KY passed away Friday Jan. 1, 2016 at his home.

Teddy was born Feb. 5, 1947 in Louisa, KY the son of the late Ray and Shirley Johnson Wheeler. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by two sisters Wanda Parks and Ruth DeBord.

Teddy was a retired owner operator truck driver and a United States Army Veteran.

Survivors include his loving wife Veronica Moore Wheeler, a daughter Shirla Renee Wells and husband Paul of Louisa, KY; two sons Michael Wheeler and wife Michelle of Kettering, Ohio and Brian Wheeler also of Louisa, KY; seven grandchildren; two brothers, Willis Wheeler of Texas and Ron Wheeler of Illinois; a sister Linda Bolt of Louisa, KY. 

Graveside funeral services will be held on Monday Jan. 4 at 11:00 am at the Wheeler Family Cemetery Highway 1185 Louisa, KY.

Military graveside rites will be conducted by members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion.

Friends may visit the family from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Sunday at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

JANUARY 2, 2016

Russell Warren Wells

1921 - 2016

Russell Warren Wells, 94, of Louisa, KY went to be with the Lord on Friday January 1, 2016 following a brief illness.

Russell was born Dec. 26, 1921 at Blaine, KY the son of the late Sam and Rachel Wheeler Wells. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by two daughters Brenda and Bobbie Wells, a daughter-in-law Kay Wells, three brothers; Charles, Fred, and Homer; and two sisters Rebecca and Dixie.

Russell was a 1950 graduate of UK College of Agriculture, a retired office manager for the United States Department of Agriculture ASCS Louisa office. He was a United States Army Veteran serving in the Signal Corp during WWII. He also was a member of the American Legion, a Kentucky Colonel, and TRMC Senior Circle. Russell was the oldest member of the First Baptist Church Louisa and served as a Trustee.

Survivors include his loving wife of 68 years, Nora Howell Wells; a daughter Nancy Ellen Collins and husband Jerry of Springfield, GA; two sons, John Russell Wells and wife Lavada of Avon, IN and Robert Wayne Wells of Ashland, KY; a brother, Ben Wells of Blaine, KY; eight grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday Jan. 5 at 10:00 am at the Wilson Funeral Home with Revs Chuck Price, Willie Gene Hayes, and Donnie Wells officiating. Burial will follow in the Yatesville Memorial Gardens Louisa, KY.

Friends may visit the family from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Monday Jan. 4 at Wilson Funeral Home.

The family would like to especially give thanks to his caregivers Jean Thompson and Debbie Hughes and also the staff of the Jordan Care Center here in Louisa.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

JANUARY 2, 2016

Stella Jones 

1930 - 2016

Stella Jones 85 of Fort Gay, WV passed away Friday Jan. 1, 2016 at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice Care Center following a long illness.

Stella was born Feb. 14, 1930 the daughter of the late Everett and Polly Ann Kinser Browning. She is preceded in death by a daughter Sharon Lynn Jones, five sisters and two brothers. Stella was retired from Shoney’s in Huntington, WV.; and of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include three daughters Kathy Watts of Prichard, WV, Karen Kay Thompson of Hayward, CA, and Stella Marie Ann Matney and husband Eddie of Fort Gay, WV; three sons Edward Lee Jones of Harts, WV, Michael Dale Jones and wife Mary of Fort Gay, WV, and Ricky Allen Jones and wife Alice of Dorest, Ohio; a sister Winnie Browning of Proctorville, Ohio; 14 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services will be conducted on Sunday Jan. 3rd at 2:00 pm at the Everett and Polly Browning Cemetery at Mann’s Knob Harts, WV with Bro. Chris Wilson officiating.

Friends may visit the family from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Saturday Jan. 2nd at the Wilson Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice Care Center  3100 Strauton Road Huntington, WV 25702.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.