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Joann Stevens 

1939 -- 2017


Joann Stevens 78 of Ulysses, KY went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday October 24, 2017 surrounded by her loving family.

Joann was born August 19, 1939 at Georges Creek, KY, the daughter of the late Otto and Dorthy Marie Castle. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Billy R. Stevens who died in 2014, a son Owen Ray Stevens, a brother Otto Castle Jr., and a sister Joy Doreen Borders.

Joan was a wonderful wife and mother, she loved to work in her flowers, she enjoyed crocheting and being with her family. She was a member of the Walnut Grove FWB Church for over 50 years and sang with the Stevens Family in many churches in the area.

Survivors include two daughters who loved her greatly, Ella "Cricket" Darby and husband Jim and Regina Rae Howard and husband Glen all of Ulysses; a son Rick Stevens of Fort Gay, WV; two sisters Linda Cavins also of Ulysses and Tonya Dye and husband Paul of Lowmansville, KY; a brother Robert Lee Castle and wife Teresa also of Ulysses; four grandchildren James Robert Stevens, Kristi Michele Honeycutt, Cody Watkins, and Ebony Dawn Borders; three great grandchildren Hannah Marie Rose, Connor Honeycutt, and McKenzie Grace Honeycutt; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday Oct. 28th at 3:00 pm at the Walnut Grove FWB Church with Rev. Jimmy Vanhoose officiating. Burial will follow in the Stevens Cemetery Nelson Branch Lowmansville, KY.

Friends may visit the family on Thursday from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm and on Friday from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm at the church.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

 

Johnnie D. King 

1951 --2017

Johnnie D. King, 66, of Louisa, KY went home to be with the Lord on Sunday October 22, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.

Johnnie was born September 5, 1951 in Louisa, the son of the late John Carter and Nancy King. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a sister, Judy Porter. Johnnie was a retired surface mine foreman and of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include his loving wife Justine Branham King; two daughters; Mallisia (Roy) Dillon of Fallsburg, KY and Becky (Monroe) McCoy of Louisa; a son Johnnie Dale King Jr. (Nancy) also of Fallsburg; two sisters, Ruby Thompson of Louisa and Patty Harrison of Fort Gay, WV; four grandchildren Kaitlyn King, Courtney McCoy, Hunter King, and Emily Dillon.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday Oct. 25 at 2:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Tommy Adams officiating. Burial will follow in the Hardwick Cemetery on Bromley Ridge Fort Gay, WV.

Friends may visit the family on Tuesday from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

   

Cherry Lee Kincaid

1975 -- 2017

Cherry Lee Kincaid, 42, of Louisa died Friday, October 20, 2017 at her home.

She was born June 18, 1975 in Cleveland, OH to Marion Leo Kincaid and Brenda Gail Tibbs. Other survivors include her son, Corey Scott Kincaid, three sisters; Tina Mitchell, Lisa Ann Tibbs, Crystal Gayle Kincaid, two brothers; Duke Martin Tibbs, and Michael L. Kincaid. Additional survivors include a nephew Tommy A. Kincaid, a niece Hayley Robinette, along with many uncles, aunts, and other relatives and friends.

Graveside services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Vanover Cemetery on Neva Rd. in Lawrence County, with Pastor Randy Smith officiating.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.youngfuneralhomeinc.com.

Young Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

 

Freda B. Brown

1938 -- 2017

Freda B. Brown, 79, of Louisa passed away October 21, 2017 at the J.J. Jordan Center.

Mrs. Brown was born January 18, 1938 in Floyd County, KY to the late Sherman and Mary Alice (Roberts) DeLong. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Donald F. Brown and her son Keith Brown.

Survivors include her children Donald E. Brown, Patricia L. Carter, Lloyd Kenneth Brown, and Janet Elaine Copley; and grandchildren Charlie Hazlett, Kailee Carter and Keith Brown.

Visitation for Mrs. Brown will be Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM at the Young Funeral Home Chapel.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday October 25, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the Young Funeral Home Chapel, with burial to follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.youngfuneralhomeinc.com.

Young Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

 

Virginia Jane Wilks

1948 -- 2017

Virginia Jane Wilks, 69, of Louisa passed away Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at her home in Louisa.

Mrs. Wilks was born September 18, 1948 in Louisa, KY to the late Stanley and Nancy Jane (Sparks) Chaffin. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenny Wilks, four brothers, Noah, Freddie, William, and Randy Chaffin, and two sisters, Mary Wilks and Freda May.

She is survived by two sons: James Daniel Wilks of Raleigh, NC and Stanley Michael Wilks of Louisa, KY, three brothers, Frank, Owen, and Tracy Chaffin, four sisters, Lena Nelson, Reba Jobe, Lois Chaffin, and Linda Moore.  She also has five grandchildren, Zachary Michael, Jacob Alexander, Gabriel Kenneth, Flint Daniel, and Garrett Christian Wilks. Mrs. Wilks was retired from Weldon Technology.

The funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 11am at Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Osburne officiating. Burial will follow in Bishop Cemetery at Webbville.

Friends may visit the family from 9am until the time of services on Saturday.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.