Follow us on Facebook or  Youtube   In God We Trust   -   Established 2008   -   (606) 638-0123   -   Contact Us   -   Best if viewed in Chrome Browser or IE9
















TheLevisaLazer.com - Obituaries

Alfred Browning Jr.

1923 - 2014

Alfred Browning Jr., 91, of Ashland, Ky. passed away Monday, August 1, 2014 at his home.

He was born June 16, 1923 in Barnabus, W.V. a son of the late Edward Alfred and Tressie Browning. He was a retired coal miner for National Mines. He was a member of Fairview Baptist Church, and was a United States Army Veteran.

Survivors include, his health caregiver and Life Long Companion, Arnolee Wellman of Ashland, Ky.; one brother, Bill Queen of Ashland, Ky.; one step son, Mark Browing of TN.;

Graveside service will be conducted 12:00 noon on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at Kirby-Flatts Cemetery with Rev. Roy "Tommy" Adams officiating.

Visitation will be Thursday 10:00 am til 11:00 am at Young Funeral Home.

Deloris Pope

1937 - 2014

Deloris Pope, 77, of Louisa, KY. passed away Friday, August 29, 2014 at her home.

She was born July 23, 1937 in Rockcastle, KY. a daughter of the late Gordon and Norma Marcum Hammond. She was a housewife and a member of the New Friendship United Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband: William T. Pope in 1999, two sons: Daniel and Joe Everett Pope, Sister: Nannie Marcum, Brother: Wilburn Hammond and a grandson: Michael Lee Pope. 

Surviving are five daughters: Janice Sue Baldridge of Inez, KY., Janette Hall of Prestonsburg, KY., Deloris Gayle Fields of Illinois, Beverly Medlin of Georgia and Elizabeth Shannon of Florida, one son: Michael Pope of Louisa, KY., one brother: Arthur Hammond of Ohio, two sisters: Mary Burgess of Louisa, Ky., and Ruby Adkins of Pikeville, KY., 15 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. 

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at New Friendship United Baptist Church with Elder John Goble officiating.

Visitation will be 6-9 on Monday, September 1, 2014 at Young Funeral Home and on Tuesday after 9 a.m. at the church and until time of service. Burial will be in the Pope-Hammond Cemetery, Louisa, KY.

Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Eddie Lewis McCoy

1930 - 2014

Eddie Lewis McCoy, lovingly known as "Papaw Ed", passed away on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at the age of 84. Ed lived in Louisa Ky, he was born March 27, 1930 in Red Jacket , WV. He is the son of the late Tracy and the late Hazel (Fluty) McCoy. 

In addition to his parents Ed is preceded in death by his loving wife of 38 years Carol Jean Preece McCoy, 4 brothers; Paul, Bobby, Claude and Tom and 1 sister Betty. 

Mr. McCoy served in the U.S. Army during the Korean war, retired from N&S Railroad after 50 years of service and faithfully volunteered at Three Rivers Medical Center for the last 14 yrs. 

 He is survived by three daughters: Sherry Compton and husband Bryan of Louisa, KY, Luanne Kelly and Husband Rick also of Louisa and Edra Vinson and husband Eddie of Concord North Carolina. Also 6 Grandchildren; Kyla Farley and husband David of Belfrey, Cody Kelly of Louisa, Blake Compton of Louisa, Austin Vinson of Concord NC, Taylor Kelly of Louisa and Harrison Vinson also of Concord North Carolina. Papaw Ed also had 2 Great Grandchildren Connor and William Farley. Mr. McCoy also leaves behind a special friend Jan Crum and 4 brothers; Ernest (Alma) McCoy of Inez, Clyde (Dottie) McCoy of Wheelersburg Oh, Floyd (Alice) McCoy of Inez and Roger (Debbie) McCoy of Galloway Oh. Also 6 sisters; Edith Davis of Wheelersburg, Oh, Jean (Bird) Belcher of Orient Oh, Pat Fitch of Inez, Violet (Terry) Miller of Inez, Wanda (Edgar) Hatfield of Columbus and Peggy Fannin of Inez. Also surviving Mr. McCoy are 25 nieces and nephews, 53 Great Nieces and nephews and 36 Great Great Nieces and nephews, 

Besides being a member of the Friendship United Baptist Church, Ed also enjoyed attending the early Worship Service and Sunday School at the First Baptist Church of Louisa. Papaw Ed was proud to be a member of the Odd Fellows, Rebekahs Lodge, the American Legion, Brotherhood of Maintenance Way and the TRMC Senior Circle. 

The funeral will be held 11:00 am on Monday, September 1, 2014 at Wilson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Hay-Muncy Cemetery. 

Calling hours will be on Sunday, August 31 from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Wilson Funeral Home. 

All final arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson Funeral home. 
www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com

 

Joe Richard Hewlett

1952 - 2014

Joe Richard Hewlett, 62, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Thursday, August 28, 2014 at Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa, Ky.

He was born May 16, 1952 in Louisa, Ky. a son of Lois Ruth Watts Hewlett and the late Eugene Hewlett. He was Assistant SuperIntendent for Lawrence County Board of Education and was a member of First United Methodist Church of Louisa. In addition to his father he was preceded in death by brother, Bill Hewlett.

Survivors include his loving wife, Matilda Belle Blevins Hewlett of Louisa, Ky.; mother, Lois Ruth Watts Hewlett of Georgetown, Ky.; daughter, Alisha Ann Hewlett and Kevin Workman of Richmond, Ky.; sisters, Sharon Kazee of Georgetown, Ky.; Reva "Steve" Helmbrecht of Lexington, Ky.; Trina "Burney" Jenkins of Georgetown, Ky.; Brother, Tim "Suzie" Hewlett of Hamilton Ohio; sister in law, Anna Jean Hewlett of Zephryshill, Fl.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 pm Sunday, August 31, 2014 at First Methodist Church of Louisa with Kelley Baldridge officiating. Burial will follow at Yatesville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 5:00 til 8:00 pm Saturday, August 30, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel and one hour prior to service on Sunday at First Methodist Church of Louisa.

William Forest DeLong

1928 - 2014

William Forest DeLong, age 86, of Louisa, died Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at his home.  

Mr. DeLong was born February 3, 1928 in Louisa, KY. He is the son of the late Joseph Allen and the late Shirley (Preece) DeLong. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his son John Michael DeLong. He was a Farmer.  

Forest is survived by his loving wife of fifty-four years: Lillie (Brown) DeLong.

Survivors also include one daughter Cynthia Ann DeLong and two sons; Forest Allen DeLong and wife Tina of Ashland Ky and David Wayne DeLong and wife Sherrie of Liberty Ky. Mr. Delong also leaves behind six Grandchildren, three great- grandchildren, one brother Joe Jack DeLong and one sister Roberta Prince. Mr Delong also leaves behind a special nephew, Raymond DeLong and wife Trish and also a friend Mary Carter. The family also wants to mention Mr. DeLongs brothers in Law Jimmy and Dale Brown and his sister in Law, Hettie DeLong.  

Visitation will be after 6:00 pm on Thursday August 28, 2014 at the Fallsburg Tabernacle Free Will Baptist Church.

Funeral Services will be on Friday August 29, 2014 at the Fallsburg Tabernacle Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Greg Caudill, Rev. Everett Swafford and Rev. Jerry Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in the DeLong Family Cemetery. 

All arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home .www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com

Brenda Kay Davis

1953 - 2014

Brenda Kay Davis, 60, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Cabell Huntington Hospital in Huntington, W.V.

She was born November 22, 1953 in Louisa, Ky. a daughter of the late Harold and Daisy Dixon Lemaster, a granddaughter of the late Lundy and Dixie Lemaster. She was a housewife and a quilter, she was a member of Zebulon Baptist Church, Quilters Guild and Homemakers Club.

Survivors include her loving husband, Lionel Lee Davis of Louisa, Ky.; Beloved daughter Monica and special son in law Paul Hickey of Louisa, Ky.; step son, Brad David of Ashland, Ky.; step daughter, Mary Beth "Bryan" Young of Des Plaines, IL.; six step grandchildren, Emily, Tyler, Ethan, Layla, Adeline, Bryan Jr.; siblings, Paul, Harold, James, Glenn, Bill, Maxie, Nannie, Sadie, Alma, Ransom and Lundy Jr. 

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 am Friday, August 29, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Tom Harding officiating. Burial will follow at Lemaster Cemetery, Louisa, Ky..

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


Jason Maynard

1983 - 2014

Jason Maynard, 30, formerly of Louisa, KY. passed away Saturday in North Webster, IN.

He was a construction worker. He was born December 19,1983 in Columbia, IN. a son of the late Gallie Michael and Della Rae Moore Maynard.  Surviving is a sister: Jamie and Scott Gilliam of Louisa, KY., Brother: Gallie  Michael Ray and Stephanie Maynard of Nicholasville, KY., step-mother: Lisa Ann Maynard of Russell, KY. 

Visitation will be 11-1 on Wednesday at Young Funeral Home.

There will be no funeral services, visitation only. 

Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Ramona Ann Williams

1941 - 2014

Ramona Ann Williams, 73, of Louisa, KY, passed away on 8-24-14 after a long and courageous battle with Ovarian Cancer.

Ramona was born on March 16, 1941 to the late Woodrow and Ruby Holbrook of Louisa, KY.  She was also preceded in death by her siblings, Jack Holbrook and Janet McCormick Smith.  At the time of her death, she was married for 57 years to Retired Air Force SMSGT Marvin Williams Jr.  and was always extremely proud of his 25+ years of service to his country.

She is survived by her brother, Allen Holbrook (Melissa), her son, Kenneth W. Williams (Tammie) and her daughter, Lori W. Andriot (Steve).  She is also survived by her grandchildren, Jenny Connor (Bobby), Brian Andriot (Jennifer), Dena Rice (Rick), Jerad Profitt (Deanna), Mason Williams, and Lindsay Andriot along with her great grandchildren, Jerrick Gunner Rice, Landon Case Rice, Autumn Len Profit and Kelsey Ann Connor.

Ramona was a cosmetologist for over 40 years and twice served as President of the Lawrence County Woman’s Democratic Club.  She loved her family and enjoyed quilting, sewing, fishing and traveling.  She was a dedicated member of the Thirteenth Street Baptist Church in Ashland, KY where her presence will be missed.  She was a deeply spiritual woman and an inspiration to many people.

Ramona and her family would like to express their gratitude to Norton Cancer Institute, St. Matthews and all the doctors and nurses for their compassion over her eight year journey.  Our heartfelt gratitude goes to Dr. David Doering and his oncology nurses Denise and Whitney for their kindness and care, along with the many friends and others who have offered their continued support.

Visitation will be Wednesday 6-9pm August 27, 2014 at Young’s Funeral Home, 201 West Main St., Louisa, KY. 

The funeral service will be held Thursday at 10am, August 28 at Young’s Funeral Home Chapel.  Graveside services will follow at Rosehill Cemetery in Ashland, KY.

In lieu of flowers, Ramona has requested a donation to her church, Thirteenth Street Baptist Church, 1812 13th St.,Ashland, Ky 41101.

 


James Edward "Bud" Scarberry

1927 - 2014

James Edward "Bud" Scarberry, 87, of Louisa, KY. passed away Sunday at the Jordan Center in Louisa, KY. He was born  March 3, 1927 at Charley, KY. a son of the late Jay and  Opal Hinkle Scarberry. He was self-employed and a civil servant, a mason, and a Army Veteran of WWII. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his wife, Villia Joyce Peck Scarberry and siblings: Fred, Donald, Charles, Mary, Robert Scarberry and Janie Hayes.

Surviving is two daughters: Patricia and Jerry Derifield of Louisa, KY. and Beverly and Rick Pope of Winchester, KY., a son: David and Norma Scarberry of Georgetown, KY., sister: Doris Moore of Ohio, 5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 2pm at the Young Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Willie Gene Hayes officiating.

Visitation will be 6-9 on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Young Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Louisa, KY.

Young Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Linard G Gilliam

1934 - 2014

Linard G Gilliam, age 80, of Martha, passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at his home .

Mr. Gilliam was born April 19, 1934 in Elliott County , KY. He is the son of the late Jess and the late Rena (Sparks) Gilliam.  He was a retired Ashland Oil Employee. In addition to his parents Linard is preceded in death by his wife Loena Sparks Gilliam and also three brothers and three sisters

He is survived by four daughters: Brenda Maxie of Martha, KY, Karen Montgomery and husband Ike of Sandy Hook, Sheila Howard of Inez, KY, Chasity Gilliam of Martha, KY and one son: Danny Lynn Gilliam and wife Ronda of Grove City, OH;  Survivors also include two sisters: Carol Jean Fannin of Martha, KY and  Evon Sparks also of Martha, KY; he also has eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.  

The funeral will be held 1:00 pm on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Elizabeth Baptist Church in Martha, KY with Rev. Emmitt Barker officiating.  Burial will follow in the Gilliam Family Cemetery, Martha on Wednesday, August 20 at 1:00 pm. 

Calling hours will be Tuesday, August 19 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Elizabeth Baptist Church, Martha, KY. All arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.Online condolences can be made by simply going to www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com


Charles E. Cordle

1933 - 2014

Charles E. Cordle, 81, of Blaine, KY went to rest on August 15, 2014.

He was born July 27, 1933 at Blaine, KY the son of the late Miniard and Molly Rose Cordle. Also preceding him in death is a son Michael Ray Cordle. Charles was a sawmiller and farmer. He was a faithful member of Brushy Fork United Baptist Church of Blaine, KY. He will be sadly missed by all.

Survivors include his wife Doris Burch Cordle, three sons Larry and Kelly Cordle, Gary and Brenda Cordle, and Mark and Wilma Cordle all of Blaine, KY, 6 Grandchildren and 5 Great Grandchildren, a brother Walker Cordle of West Jefferson, OH.

Funeral services will be conducted on Monday August 18th at 1:00 pm at the Brushy Fork United Baptist Church with Elders Frank Blevins, Daris Lewis, and Keith Wells officiating. Burial will follow in the Cordle Cemetery at Blaine, KY.

Friends may call from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm Sunday at the Wilson Funeral Home.

 

Joseph Michael Lawhon

1954 - 2014

Joseph  Michael Lawhon, 60, of Prichard, W.V.. passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014 in Prichard, W.V.

He was born June 8, 1954 in Huntington, W.V. a son of the late Donald Lawhon and Arella Lett Leap. He was a fork lift operator for Heavy Equipment, he was also a preacher. Joseph was a member of Little Hurricane Freewill Baptist Church. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brother, Greg Leap.

Survivors include, his loving wife Georgia Ann Lawhon of Prichard, W.V.; four daughters, Kimberly (David) Thompson of Fort Gay, W.V.; Susan Sellards of Lavellete, W.V.; Tonya Lawhon of Prichard, W.V.; Jenny Meade of Fort Gay, W.V.; brothers and sisters, Wetzel Lawhon of Leseage; Donna McMellon; Chuck Lawhon of Huntington; Ivan W. Leap Jr. of Lavelette; Lola Collins of Wayne; Grandchildren, Brittany Akers, Brice Akers, Tiffany & Cindy Thompson; Great Grandchildren, Bentley & Brayson Harless.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Little Hurricane Freewill Baptist Church with Pastor Johnny Cavins officiating. Burial will follow at Harmon Cemetery, Prichard, W.V.

Visitation will be 11:30 til time of service on Sunday at Little Hurricane Freewill Baptist Church.

 

Buddy L. Meek

1935 - 2014

Buddy L. Meek, 79, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014 at The Jordan Center in Louisa, Ky.

He was born May 10, 1935 in Boones Camp, Ky. a son of the late Arby and Evelyn Roberts Meek. Buddy earned an associates degree in electronics, he was an electronic mechanic tech. for U.S. Naval Avionics. He was a United States Navy Veteran on the USS Sea Leopard. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brothers, Leslie Meek, and Lathoria Meek.

Survivors include, his loving wife, Nadine Meek of Louisa, Ky.; two sons, Gregory (Debbie) Meek of Chapman, Ky.; David Meek of Indianapolis, Ind. sisters, Flora Overstreet of Naples, Fla.; Lennie Gainey of Odon, Ind.; brother, Claude Meek of Bluefield, Va.; three grandchildren, Chad, Sarah and Buddy; one great grandson, A.J.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Isaac Roland officiating. Burial will follow at Meek Cemetery, Boones Camp, Ky.

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

Myrtle Marie Wright

1947 - 2014

Myrtle Marie Wright, 67, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at her home.

She was born June 29, 1947 in Stonega, Va. a daughter of the late, James and Belvia Hayes Sturgill. She was a homemaker. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one sister and four brothers.

Survivors include, her loving husband, Earl Scott Wright of Louisa, Ky.; one son, Randall (Rebecca) Wright of Louisa, Ky.; four daughters, Connie (Nick) Hatcher of Indiana; Barbara (Rick) Kitchen of Fallsburg, Ky.; Pamela Wright of Louisa, Ky.; Lisa Montes of Louisa, Ky.; sisters, Nellie Fryman, Virginia Rogers, and Alice Hughes all of Indiana; one brother, Ray Sturgill of Indiana; 13 Grandchildren and 5 Great Grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 pm Friday, August 15, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Randy Tate officiating. Burial will follow at Riverview Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 5:00 til 9:00 PM Thursday at Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky.

Frances Darlene Sprouse Adams

1956 - 2014

Frances Darlene Sprouse Adams, 58, of Webbville, Ky. passed away Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Our Lady of Bellfonte Hospital in Ashland, Ky.

She was born May 21, 1956 in Columbus, Ohio a daughter of Edith Jewell Hayes Sprouse and the late Isaac Sprouse. She was a CMT for Carter Nursing & Rehab Center. She attended Freedom Tabernacle Church. In addition to her father she was preceded in death by sister, Joyce Savage.

Survivors include, her mother, Edith Jewell Sprouse of Webbville, Ky.; three brothers, Carl Sprouse of Catlettsburg, Ky.; Bobby Sprouse of Grayson, Ky.; Eddie Sprouse of Webbville, Ky.; four sisters, Sandra Epperson of Bristol, TN.; Belinda Triplett of Webbville, Ky.; Brenda Adams of Webbville, Ky.; Annettle Rucker of Alabama; Several nieces and Nephews and a Host of Friends.

Funeral services will be conducted 12:00 PM Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Freedom Tabernacle Church, with Rev. Ralph Hogston officiating. Burial will follow at Shady Grove Cemetery, Webbville, Ky..

Visitation will be after 4:00 PM Tuesday at Freedom Tabernacle Church.

Dorothy "Juanita" Wheeler

1929 - 2014

Dorothy "Juanita" Wheeler, 84, of Louisa, KY., passed away Friday, August 8, 2014 at home.

She was born November 29, 1929 in Ashland, KY. a daughter of the late John Elbert and Gusta Ann Lambert Austin. She was a member of the Myrtle Chapel Church and Eastern Star. She worked in the Dietary Department at J. J. Jordan's Geriatric Center. She was formerly married to Ray Wheeler of Louisa, KY.  and in addition to her parents she was preceded in death by daughters: Wanda Lee Parks and Ruth Ann Debord and sisters: Helen Mae Austin and Elberta Jean Matthews and a brother: Calvin Darrell Austin. 

Surviving is one daughter: Linda Lou Bolt of Louisa, KY., three sons: Ronald David Wheeler of Antioch, IL., Teddy Arnold Wheeler of Louisa, KY., and Willis Ray Wheeler of Arlington, TX., two sisters: Gypsy and Clyde Christian of Fallsburg, KY., and Marie and Gary Crawford of Ashland, KY., and one brother: Clifford and Janet Austin of Winchester, KY. 15 Grandchildren and 35 Great Grandchildren. 

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 11am at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Charlie Spears and Gary Crawford officiating.

Visitation will be Monday, August 11, 2014 from 6-9 at Young Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Adkins Family Cemetery, Louisa, KY.

Young Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Joanne York

1935 - 2014

Joanne York of LaVergne, Tennessee went to with the Lord August 6, 2014 in Smyrna, Tennessee at the Christian Care of Rutherford County.

Joanne was the daughter of the late Rev. Ulysses Grant and Georgia York.  She was preceded in death by her brothers, Harold York, Alvis York, and Ulysses Grant York, Jr., and sisters, Isabelle Louise Swearngin, and Otheria Heilsier.

Joanne is survived by her son Dr. Tim York (Phyllis) of LaVergne Tennessee, grandsons Timothy York (Amanda) Depew, New York, Andy of LaVergne, Tennessee, one granddaughter Anna of LaVergne Tennessee and two great grandsons Bryson and Haddon of Depew, New York. She is also survived by six sisters, Joy Saree Walker, Louisa Kentucky, Christine See of Louisville Kentucky, Gloria Jean Cassell of Flatwoods, Kentucky, Virginia Fern Powers (David) of Lexington, Kentucky, Janet Sue Casteel (Hobart) of Louisa, Kentucky and Barbara Dean Artrip (Larry)  Jacksonville, Florida. And a host of nieces and nephews.

Joanne was a charter member of the Grove Free Will Baptist Church in Smyrna, Tennessee. She was a former Hometown Hero of WASZ, Channel 3 news. She was the owner and operator of Joanne’s Market in Louisa, Kentucky for 32 years. She was best known for her sandwich making and fresh fruits and vegetables.

A memorial service will be held at 2 pm on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at the Grove Free Will Baptist Church in Smyrna, Tennessee.

Visitation will be Monday, August 11, from 4 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Louisa, Kentucky.

The funeral will be Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at the Louisa Free Will Baptist Church in Louisa, Kentucky. Dr. Tim York and Rev. Tim York will be officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery in Louisa.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Tim and Amanda York’s mission account at National Home Missions of Free Will Baptist, c/o of Tim and Amanda York, P.O. Box 5002, Antioch, TN  37011.

 

John W. Lemaster

1943 - 2014 

John W. Lemaster 71 of Louisa, KY went to be with his Lord on Thursday August 7, 2014 at the Kings Daughters Medical Center.

John was born May 1, 1943 at Blaine, KY, the son of the late Levi and Elmina Kimbler Lemaster Lovely. He was in the construction business, the owner of John W. Lemaster and Sons, and a member of the Cordell FWB Church.

Survivors include his loving wife Bonnie Jordan Lemaster, two sons John J. and Wife Tammy Lemaster and Ricky D. and Wife Angela Lemaster all of Louisa. Also, Three wonderful Grandchildren; John Jordan Lemaster, Kaitlin Nicole Lemaster and Kelli Elizabeth Lemaster and a wonderful nephew Granville Lemaster, Survivors also include three brothers; Hebert Lemaster, Russell Lemaster and Leonard Lovely and two sisters; Opal May and Ruth Kimbler.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Lemaster was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters.

Graveside services will be conducted on Sunday August 10th at 2:00 pm at the Lemaster Family Cemetery Deer Lick Branch Louisa with Rev. Frank Copley, Rev. Luther Dingess, and Rev. Roger Jordan officiating.

Per John’s wishes there will be no visitation.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

 

 

Billy Howard Copley

1936 - 2014

Billy Howard Copley, 78, of Louisa, KY, passed away Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, KY.

He was born April 25, 1936 in Chatteroy, WV, a son of the late William Thomas and Roberta Maynard Copley. Bill was a retired manager of Kentucky Finance Co, a member of First United Methodist Church, Apperson Lodge 195 F&AM, Eastern Star, where he was a worthy patron, a United States Navy Veteran of the Korean Conflict, United States Army Reserves, where he was a paratrooper, Lawrence County Sheriff Dept as a court security officer at the Lawrence County Judicial Center, and numerous other civic leagues.   

Survivors include his loving wife, Dottie Copley; one son, Thomas Howard and Cristy Copley; and one daughter, Lisa Copley all of Louisa, KY; Grandchildren, Manda Jo Copley, Michelle "Meg" and Josh Grimmett, Craig Walker, and Rachel Walker; Great Grandchildren, Sean Coffey, Madilyn Grimmett, Maci Grimmett, and Braden Herald.    

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Friday, August 8, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ray Payne officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery.

A Masonic service will be at 7:00 PM Thursday at Young Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be from 6:00 until 9:00 PM Thursday at Young Funeral Home Chapel.


Tim Wheeler 

1955 - 2014

Tim Wheeler 58 of Blaine, Ky passed away Monday Aug. 4, 2014 at Cabell Huntington Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

Tim was born Oct. 2, 1955 the son of the late Christopher Columbus "Junior" Wheeler and Hermal Sparks Wheeler. He was a contractor and caregiver to his parents. Tim was one of a kind; He was good hearted and willing to help those he cared for. He especially loved his grand babies Kadyn, Kortlyn, Rhett, and Annabelle.

He is survived by a son Brandon Wheeler of Blaine, KY, a daughter Martina Lutz also of Blaine, two sisters Anna Jo Fyffe and Sandra Stansbury both of Louisa, KY, four grandchildren, and a good friend, Bert Slone.

Graveside services will be conducted on Thursday August 7th at 2:00 pm at the Wheeler Cemetery with Rev. Emmitt Barker officiating. Burial will follow in the Wheeler Cemetery Hwy 2562 Blaine, KY.

In lieu of flowers family suggest donations be made to the Saint Jude Childrens Hospital.All arrangements are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.

David “Butch” Wellman

1963 - 2014

David “Butch” Wellman 50 of Louisa, KY went to be with the Lord on July 31, 2014 at the Three Rivers Medical Center.

David was born Oct. 10, 1963 in Louisa, KY the son of Millard B. and Carol Wellman. He was a former ambulance driver for Lifestar Ambulance Service, served as sergeant for the Louisa Fire Department Station 2, and was a former Miller Brothers Coal rock truck driver.

He is survived by his loving family parents Millard B. and Carol Wellman, two daughters Asia and husband Josh Hatfield of Louisa, KY and Tori Wellman and fiancé Josh Ratliff also of Louisa; two grandsons Liam and Bentlee, his former wife Leslie Johnson Wellman; two Brothers Daniel and Benjamin Wellman both of Louisa, KY; a host of nieces and nephews and his dog Abby.

Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday August 5, 2014 at 3:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Bro. Ralph Hogston officiating. Burial will follow in the Bradley Cemetery Louisa, KY.

Friends may call from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm Monday August 4tat the Wilson Funeral Home.

 

Helen Louise Lambert

1934 - 2014

Helen Louise Lambert, 79, of Zelda, Ky went to be with the Lord on July 31, 2014 at the Community Care Hospice Center.

Louise was born Dec. 13, 1934 in Chillicothe, OH the daughter of the late Kendal Forest and Inez Rebecca Bucy Blakeman. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Carl Lambert, a daughter Karletti Salmons and son Kenneth Lambert.

Louise loved the Buchanan Chapel Church where she played the piano for many years. She taught clogging and square dancing, and organized the Lawrence County Saturday Night Live and the Lawrence County Potato Festival which later became the Septemberfest.

Survivors include children Jeffrey and wife Sheila Lambert of Sandy Hook, KY, Gregory Allen Lambert of South Carolina, a daughter Carla L. and husband Rod Duncan of Zelda, KY; 7 Grandchildren and 4 Great Grandchildren; three sisters Ann Lutz, Maxine Hughes, and Bonnie Edgington; and a brother Forest Blakeman.

Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday Aug. 2nd at 1:00 pm at the Buchanan Chapel Church with Bro. Jeff Lambert and Bro. Keith Workman officiating. Burial will follow in the Buchanan Chapel Cemetery at Zelda, KY.

Friends may call after 11:00 am Saturday and until time of services at the Buchanan Chapel Church.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

 

Michael Lee Pope

1974 - 2014

Michael Lee Pope, 39, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at his home.

He was born November 6, 1974 in Louisa, Ky. a son of William Michael and Wanda Faye Maynard Pope. 

In addition to his parents, survivors include, one son, James William Lee Pope of Louisa, Ky.; sister, Barbara Ann (Jackie) Jude of River, Ky.; Grandmother, Delorise Pope of Louisa, Ky.; three nieces, Victoria Denise Jude, Melissa Marie Jude and Whitney Jacqualyne Jude. He grew up with Wayne and Crystal Marcum whom they claimed each other as brothers , and nephew Joshua.

Funeral services will be conducted 3:00 pm Monday, August 4, 2014 at New Friendship Church with Elder John Goble and Elder Michael Horn officiating. Burial will follow at the Pope/Hammond Cemetery, Louisa, Ky.

Visitation will be after 12 noon on Saturday and all day Sunday at the church.

Juanita Preston

1940 - 2014

Juanita Preston, 74, of Ashland, KY. passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, KY.

She was born February 11, 1940 in Richardson, KY. a daughter of the late Clyde Bowling and Irene Davis Bowling Boyd. She was a housewife and a sales clerk. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by a great- grandchild, Jeana Yates; sister,  Jewell Abrams; brother-in-law, Lowell Webb, and step-father, Frank Boyd. 

Surviving is her husband, John A. Preston of Ashland, KY., daughter, Debbie and Tony Yates of Catlettsburg, KY., Sisters; Doris Preston of Louisa, KY., Carol Sue and Kenny Lacks of Worthington, KY., Darlene and Danny Sartin of Fort Gay, WV., Peggy and Delbert Fitch of Louisa, KY., Patricia and Keith Lacks of Russell, KY., Brothers; Billy Joe and Helen Boyd of Flatwoods, KY., Tommy and Connie Boyd of Richardson, KY., and Charles and Veronica Boyd of Greenup, KY., Step-Sister; Willa Margaret Webb of Lexington, KY., Grandson; Shawn and Becky Yates of Catlettsburg, KY. and special friends, Roger and Linda Chaffins.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Young Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Doug Kelly officiating. Burial will be in the Golden Oaks Cemetery in Ashland, KY. Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation will be 6-9 on Monday at the Young Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Community Hospice of Ashland, KY.


Larry Joe Scott

1952 - 2014

Larry Joe Scott, 62, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014 at  Hospice House of Huntington.

He was born February 15, 1952 in Louisa, Ky. a son of the late Abel and Anna Mounts Scott. He was a laborer for N&S railroad for 33 years. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brother, George Andrew Scott and sister, Barbara Gail Toler. 

Survivors include, his loving wife, Laura Dawson Scott of Fort Gay, W.V.; daughter, Jamie Alisa "Justin" Ratcliffe of Madison, Ala.; son, Christopher David "Rebekah" Scott of Louisa, Ky.; brother, James Randall "Swab" Scott of Wheelersburg, Ohio; sister, Edna Octavia Robertson of Mansfield, Ohio.

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 am Monday, July 28, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Wayne Watts, Randy Ratliffe and Mack Ray Cyrus officiating. Burial will follow at the Chairenzelli Cemetery, Fort Gay, W.V.

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

More Articles...

Page 1 of 31

Start
Prev
1


AdvancedEyeCareSkyscraper


joe-a-young