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William Douglas Copley

1983 -- 2018


It is with great sadness that the family of William Douglas Copley announces his passing on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at the age of 35 years.

Doug, as he was known to his family, is survived by his mother and father, Mable and Chester Copley, his sister, Alisha Copley, and many loving aunts, uncles, and cousins. He will be remembered for his boisterous, fun-loving personality and his never ending generosity toward everyone he knew.

A Celebration of Doug’s life will be held on Wednesday June 6, 2018 at 1:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Bro. Terry Harmon officiating. Burial will follow in the Riverview Memorial Gardens at Louisa, KY.

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

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.


Judy Ann Wilks

1957 -- 2018


Judy Ann Wilks, 61, of Louisa, KY passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018.

Mrs. Wilks was born March 16, 1957 in Louisa, Kentucky to the late Oscar and Velma Berry Barnett. She was preceded in death by her father, Oscar Barnett, mother Jewell Stevens, step father, Paul "Mousie" Stevens, brother Wes Banett, and son, Timmy Triplett.

She is survived by her husband, Charles E. Wilks, Jr., one daughter, Amy Stone, three grandchildren, Justin, Mariah, and Nolan Kitchen, and one half-brother, Jason Dupler.

She was a homemaker and member of Irish Creek Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 AM on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Charles Wilks and Rev. Lincous Hogston officiating.

Friends may visit the family on Friday, June 1 after 6 PM at the Wilson Funeral Home.

All care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home


Arthur Coffey 

1930 -- 2018

Arthur Coffey, age 88, of Hanover Township, Ohio passed away on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at Fort Hamilton Hospital.

He was born on February 28, 1930, in Lawrence County, Kentucky the son of Arthur C. and Belva (Johnson) Coffey. On April 12, 1954, he married Marian Engel and together they raised seven children. Arthur worked for Roadway Express as a truck driver for many years and was a member of Teamsters Local #100.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Marian Coffey; seven children, Denis (Kelly) Coffey, Leonard Coffey, Ken (Peggy) Coffey, Nancy (Alan) Lakamp, Gregory (Peggy) Coffey, Gary (Belinda) Coffey, and Chris (Tammy) Coffey; nineteen grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren, two sisters, Marie Boyatt and Arlene McFarland; paternal siblings, Kathy Hawes, Lillie Vinson, Edford Coffey and Rachael Hackler; and many other loving relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Betty Moorman, Jean Pectol, and Ethel Mae Coffey; three brothers, Willard, Wilbur, and Willis Coffey; and one grandson, Steven Coffey.

Visitation will be held at Charles C. Young Funeral Home, 4032 Hamilton Cleves Road, Ross, Ohio on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 10:00 am until the time of the funeral service at 12:00 noon. Burial will follow in Venice Cemetery in Ross, Ohio.



Linda Marie Rouse Dancy

1944 -- 2018


Linda Marie Rouse Dancy, 73, Lowmansville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at St. Mary's Medical Center.

Born October 25, 1944 in Bristol, VA to the late Lee Henry and Nancy Kazee Rouse, she is survived by one brother, Doug (Pam) Rouse of Bristol, TN, one sister, Kathy Ray Kowitz of Bristol, TN, her husband of 55 years Tommy Dancy, one son, Greg (Donna) Dancy Paintsville, KY, one daughter, Tonya (Brent) Westmoreland Lowmansville, KY, granddaughter Paige Dancy Kinzer and husband David.

Ms. Dancy was a member of Belles Chapel FWB Church for 42 years where she was active in both Ladies Auxiliary and Youth groups. She was a member of the Lowmansville Volunteer Fire Department for thirty-eight years serving as both Captain and Secretary, and employed at Mountain Apothecary in Paintsville, KY for twenty-five years.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, June 1, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Wilson Funeral Home with Revs. James Vanhoose, Brian Crum, Ronnie Childers, and Willie Gene Hayes officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens.

Friends may visit the family from 6-9 PM on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Wilson Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to Belles Chapel Freewill Baptist Church Youth Group or Lowmansville Volunteer Fire Department at PO. Box 237 Lowmansville, KY 41232.

All care and final arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.


Ireda Bevins Scarberry

1938 -- 2018


Ireda Bevins Scarberry, 80, of Pataskala, OH formerly of Louisa, died Sunday, May 27, 2018.

Ireda was born March 30, 1938 in Wilbur to the late Aubrey and Alkie Lemaster Bevins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Ray Scarberry.

Survivors include her son and daughter in law Douglas Ray and Rhonda Scarberry; grandchildren Jason Ray (Whitney) Scarberry, Jared Keith (Katie) Scarberry, Jamie Kay (Jason) Macy, and Joshua Jay Scarberry; great grandchildren Kenadie, Maddy, Emma, Logan, Bryson, Ben and Brantley; sisters Reneca Ann McKinster of Versailles, KY and Carol Sue Green of Louisa, KY.

Funeral Services for Ms. Scarberry will be Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Georges Creek Church in Lowmansville, KY at 11:00 AM with Elder Rob Bauer, Elder Paul Castle and Brother Michael Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in Hood Cemetery in Blaine, KY.

Visitation will be Friday, June 1, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Young Funeral Home.

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Young Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Ms. Scarberry.