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Obituaries 9-21-17
Daniel W. Herald
Daniel W. Herald, 92, husband of Ruby Lee King Herald, died Friday, September 15, 2017 at Brookdale Hospice in Danville, IN. Born July 3, 1925 in Combs, KY, he was a son of the late Dan and Luerain Terry Herald.
A WWII veteran of the U.S. Navy, he served as a Gunner’s Mate Second Class and was in the Battle of Okinawa. Daniel began his professional career in finance at CIT and later worked for many years at First Security National Bank in Lexington. He was a faithful member of Tate’s Creek Christian Church and a member of Robert M. Sirkle Lodge F&AM.
Surviving are his wife, his immediate family, Woodrow W. (Mary) Herald, Petersburg, Thomas A. Herald, Paxton, Ma., James M. (Karrie) Herald, Avon, Ind., Alexandria (David) Hess, Andrea Herald, Logan Herald, and Dylan Herald; and a brother, Lee (Emma) Herald, Butler.
Funeral services will be 10 am Sat., Sept. 23, at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Rd. by Bro. Tommy Simpson with burial to follow in the Lexington Cemetery. Visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. –10 a.m. Sat. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to Tate’s Creek Christian Church, 3150 Tates Creek Rd., Lexington, 40502.
The guestbook may be signed at www.kerrbrothersfuneralhome.com
This is a paid obituary.

Freddie Michael Turner
Freddie Michael Turner, 62, of Girdler, died Sunday, September 17, 2017, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 21, in the Engle-Bowling Funeral Home with burial following in the McCoy-Baker Cemetery, Busy. Arrangements are under direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

Norma Jean Keith Bryant
Norma Jean Keith Bryant, 74, of Hazard, died Monday, September 18, 2017, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.
She was born May 4, 1943, the daughter of the late Robert Keith and the late Louvenia Toler Keith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Hubert Clayton Bryant; and a host of brothers and sisters.
She is survived by one daughter, Heather Bryant Neace (Philip) of Lotts Creek; three step-daughters Teresa Combs of Hazard, Linda Keith (Mike) of Dwarf and Lisa Griess (Shane) of Falmouth; one sister, Christine Jeffers of Vicco; 12 grandchildren Jade, Chance, Michael, Jamie, Stevie, Chelsea, Robert, Mandy, Jason, Todd, Rachael and Charlie; five great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, at Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Freddie Coots officiating. Burial will follow in the Englewood Cemetery, Christopher. Arrangements are under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Roger Lynn Combs
Roger Lynn Combs, 64, of Hueysville, died Saturday, September 16, 2017, at U.K. Medical Center in Lexington.
He was born July 22, 1953, the son of the late Buck Combs and the late Martha Harvey Combs.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Hargis, Dickie AND Paul Combs; and one sister Janice Verie.
He is survived by his wife Andrell White Combs of Hueysville; two daughters, Jennifer Combs Rollins (Jeff Pugh) of Lexington, Lindsey Combs of Hueysville; one son, Shawn Dials (Melanie) of Pikeville; one sister, Juda Ranier of Lexington; one brother, Rick Morgan of Johnson City, Tenn.; sister-in-law Donna Combs of Prestonsburg; little companion, Maddie; four grandchildren, Cody, Haley, Devon and Ian; and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Randall Short officiating. Burial followed in the Short-Slone Cemetery, Garner. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Virginia Lucille Mary Campbell
Virginia Lucille Mary Campbell, 75, of Busy, died Sunday, September 10, 2017, at UK Medical Center, Lexington.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, in the Community Harvest Church, Lost Creek with burial following in the Collins-Campbell Cemetery, Busy. Arrangements were under the direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

Willie “Bill” Estmon Young
Willie “Bill” Estmon Young, 79, of Happy, died Monday, September 11, 2017, at his residence.
He was born April 6, 1938. He was a former employee of a printing company in Michigan, the son of the late Milford Young and the late Lizzie Eddington Young.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Suda Hammons, Mid Turner and Lucy Stallard; five brothers, Jasper, Volie, Howard, Wix and Caleb Young.
He is survived by his wife Eva Young; two daughters, Pamela Ann Strong (Kevin) of Dwarf, Brenda Marie Young of Millseed; three sisters, Faye Reynolds, Gladys Abele, Bertha Young; four brothers, Jess Young, Arthur Young, Arvil Young, Arsal Young; seven grandchildren, Joshua Shell, Dustin Shell, Brittany Bailey, V.J. Begley, Knneth Bailey, Joshua Strong and Benji Strong; three great grandchildren, Hannah Shell, Nicholas Shell and Eian Wooten; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 15, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Preacher Jody Everage officiating. Burial followed in the Ed Combs Cemetery, Acup. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Billy Dean Smith
Billy Dean Smith, 63, of Ridgeland, S.C., died Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Ridgeland, S.C.
Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22, at the Engle-Bowling Funeral Home with burial following in the Johnson Cemetery, Buckhorn. Arrangements are under direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

Mabel Deaton
Mabel Deaton, 99, of Milan Ind., died Saturday, September 16, 2017, at Ripley Crossing in Milan.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, in the Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral home. Arrangements are under direction of Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral home of Milan Ind.
The guestbook may be signed at www.lawscarrmoore.com


Obituaries 9-7-17
Anthony Shawn Patterson
Anthony Shawn Patterson, 31, of Hazard, died Saturday, September 2, 2017, at Hazard ARH.
He was born January 6, 1986, the son of John “Herbie” Patterson and the late Debra Lynn Fletcher Patterson.
In addition to his father, he is survived by one brother, John Albert (Amanda) Patterson of Viper; loving companion, Trudi Baker of Hazard; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, at Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Billie Wayne Eversole
Billie Wayne Eversole, 61, of Bonnyman, died Friday, September 1, 2017, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.
He was born January 1, 1956, the son of the late E.J. Eversole Nola Flannery Eversole.
He is survived by his wife Pam Eversole; two sons, Billie Wayne Eversole Jr. (Jessica) of Typo, Brian Eversole of Lower Second Creek; two brothers, E.J. Eversole Jr. of Typo, Ronnie Hoskins of Ga.; very special friend, Ronnie “Red” Couch; seven grandchildren, Haley, Austin, Jakob, Haylee, Haley B., Austin J. and Dylan; three great grandchildren, Rose, Niah and Grace; and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel. Burial followed in the Rainbow Springs Cemetery, Typo. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Deborah Marlene Nichols Caudill
Deborah Marlene Nichols Caudill, 56, of Viper, died Saturday, September 2, 2017, at U.K. Medical Center in Lexington after bravely fighting cancer for 1 year and 3 months.
She was born March 11, 1961, the daughter of the late Charles Nichols and the late Georgia Whitaker Adams.
She is survived by her husband, Robert “Bobby” Caudill of Viper; one daughter, Danita “Dani” Caudill (Calvin Benningfield) of Viper; one sister, Anna Nichols Caudill (Merle) of Blackey; four brothers, Chuck Nichols (Linda) of Tenn., Bill Nichols (Deborah) of Letcher Co., John Nichols (Rhonda) of Mayking and Keven Nichols (Leigh) of Blackey; granddaughter Clara Benningfield; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Wed. Sept. 6, at Vicco Baptist Worship Center with Ronald Davidson and Merie Caudill officiating. Burial followed in the Charlie Caudill Cemetery, Viper. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the A.R.H. Cancer Center.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

James Gross
James Gross, 84, of Perry County, died Tuesday, August 29, 2017, at Hazard ARH.
He was born May 18, 1933, the son of the Robert Gross and the late Milda Riley Gross. He was a United States Army Veteran and a retired factory worker.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Phillips Gross; three sisters, Gladys Cravens, Dorothy Gross and Virginia Mullins; two brothers, Eugene and Homer Gross.
He is survived by one brother, Charles Edward Gross; two special nephews, Donald Mullins and Brad McIntosh; five special step grandchildren, Wilma (Kenneth) Mosley, Nancy (David) Simpkins, Kathy (Steve) Robertson, Susie (David Roberts) Combs and Sarah Phillips; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 1, at Coneva Church of God with Charles Raleigh officiating. Burial followed in the Johnson Cemetery, Chavies. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard Brothers Funeral Home of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Louis P. Fugate
Louis P. Fugate, 85, of Hazard, died Friday, September 1, 2017, at Hazard ARH.
He was born March 5, 1932. He was the son of the late Manuel Fugate and Sally Herald Fugate.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Combs Fugate; two sisters, Rose and Marie Stacy; three brothers, James Elmer Fugate, Elbert Lee Fugate and Clyde Fugate.
He is survived by one son, Gary (Karen) Fugate of Hazard; one sister, Jean Ritchie of Lotts Creek; two grandchildren; Jeannie Michelle Woolum, Gary (Tonya) Fugate Jr.; two great-grandchildren, Katelin Moore, Michael Moore; two great-great-grandchildren, James and Charles; and a host of family and friends.
Private services were held on Sunday, Sept. 3. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Imogene Mullins
Imogene Mullins, 72, of Hazard, died Thursday, August 31, 2017, at Hazard A.R.H.
She was born in Pigeon Roost, January 1, 1945, the daughter of the late Ballard Wilson and Gracie Patrick Wilson.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, James Mullins; daughter, Myra Lynn Combs; three brothers, James Owen Stacy, Bennie Wilson and Jesse Wilson. She was a member of the Franklin City Church located in Franklin, Ohio.
She is survived by four sons, Stephen (Joyce) Mullins of Bonnyman, Piercy (Darlene) Mullins of Hazard, Eddie Dean (Leo) Combs of Hazar and James Richard Mullins of Hazard; daughter, Laura Ann Mullins of Hazard; sister, Mary Rose Wilson of Knott County; mother-in-law, Ida Mae Mullins of Chavies and ex-husband, Cooper Noble of Franklin, Ohio; and a host of many close friends, family, as well as a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held 12 p.m. Monday, Sept 4, at the Engle-Bowling Funeral Home with Chris Fugate officiating. Burial followed in the Roses Family Cemetery, Ary. Arrangements were under the direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com
This is a paid obituary.

Malta Cole
Malta Cole, 75, of Gays Creek, died Sunday, August 27, 2017, at her residence.
She was born July 2, 1942, the daughter of the late Hargis Cole and Mary Davidson Cole.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Callie Hornsby; one brother, Ray Cole and one niece, Mary Sue Cole.
She is survived by special sister-in-law, Ellen Cole; three nephews, Ricky (Pam) Cole, Mikel (Brenda Sue) Hornsby and Shawn Hornsby; two nieces, Linda (Donnie) Watkins and Darla Hornsby; 16 great nieces and nephews; and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services were held 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel, with Brian Bridges and Calvin Eash officiating. Burial followed in the Neace Cemetery, Gays Creek. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Don Allen Couch
Don Allen Couch, 71, of Vicco, died Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Bluegrass Hospice Care Center, Lexington.
Funeral services were held 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 3, at Engle-Bowling Funeral Home with burial following in the Couch Family Cemetery, Georges Branch. Arrangements were under direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.
Visitation was from 12 to 2 pm Sunday.
The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

Mary Ann Gross
Mary Ann Gross, 58, of Hazard, died Saturday, September 2, 2017, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard.
She was born November 7, 1958. She was the daughter of Elizabeth Sizemore Keith and the late Vernon Keith. She was a well-known seamstress in Hazard and throughout Perry County for many years.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Jerry Gross of Hazard; two daughters, Tabitha Hanlon (Brian) of Hazard, Amy McPeek (Kenneth) of Elkhorn City; one sister, Teresa Keith of Hazard; two brothers, Larry Keith (Sherry) of Hazard, Mike Keith (Linda) of Dwarf; four grandchildren, Katherine Hanlon, Allison Hanlon, Kennedy McPeek and Alexis McPeek; and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, at Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Ronald Davidson officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com.
This is a paid obituary.

Patricia Ann Williamson
Patricia Ann Williamson, 68, of Hazard, died Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Hazard Medical Center.
She was born October 4, 1948, the daughter of the late Kenneth Williamson and Louise Parker Williamson. She was a retired clerk, and an active member of the Hazard/Perry County Senior Citizens Center.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Linda Denise Williamson and Pamela Sue Carlisie.
She is survived by one brother, Tim (Lisa) Williamson; one niece, Tiffany (Kyle) Blankenship; two nephews, Ben Williamson, Matt (Nichole) Williamson; three great nieces, Avery Blankenship, Gracyn Blankenship and Laney Williamson; one great nephew, Gunner Williamson; and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services were held 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 3, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Glenn Noe officiating. Burial followed in the Riverside Cemetery, Hazard. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
In lieu of flowers family request donations be made to the Hazard/Perry County Senior Citizens Center.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Walter McKnight Jr.
Walter McKnight Jr, 93, of Viper, died Sunday, September 3, 2017, at Hazard ARH.
He was born February 4, 1924, the son of the late Walter McKnight and Mary Elizabeth Morgan McKnight. He was a retired construction worker.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Shannon Cornett; two grandsons, Eric Brandon McKnight and Jonathan Cornett; nine brothers and sisters.
He is survived by one daughter, Rosena Allen of Richmond; three sons, James Walter (Helen) McKnight of Viper, Ellis Raymond (Oleen) McKnight of Viper, Harold Leslie McKnight of Viper; sister-in-law, Cora Lee Hamilton of Viper; son-in-law, Roger Cornett of Viper; special nephew, Barry Lamar Grigsby of Owingsville; eight grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Graveside funeral services were held at 12 p.m. Tuesday, September, 5, at Resthaven Cemetery, Jeff with Joseph McKenney officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.


Obituaries 8-31-17
Georgia Meria Napier
Georgia Meria Napier, 49, of Bonnyman, died Monday, August 21, 2017, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.
She was born November 19, 1967, the daughter of the late Jake Melton and the late Anna King Melton.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her one sister, Cindy Caudill; two brothers, Mike and Jess Melton.
She is survived by her husband, Randall Napier; two daughters, Dianna Napier of Bonnyman, Rebecca Napier of Bonnyman; one son, Randall Wayne Napier of Bonnyman; two sisters, Lelia (Donald) Couch of Brownsfork, Sandra Johnson of Hazard; three brothers, Jerald (Cristy) Melton of Brownsfork, Roscoe Melton of Hazard, Eugene (Missy) of Avawam; special sisters-in-law, Janet (Amos) Campbell and Sandra (Darrell) Hancock; two grandchildren, Braelyn Noble and Brilee Noble; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel in Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Herbert Hoover Haynes
Herbert Hoover Haynes, 87, of Hazard, died Friday, August 18, 2017, at his residence.
He was born January 22, 1930, the son of the late Herbert Haynes and the late Ethel Jane Adams Haynes. He was a retired attorney.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, June McDaniel, Berletta Urquhart and Jenny Aylen.
He is survived by his wife Ella Rea Haynes; one daughter, Jennifer (David) Napier of Hazard; two sons, Herbert Jeffrey (Margaret) Haynes of Lexington, John Robert (Karen) of Tenn.; two sisters, Betty Rose (Don) of Tenn., Judy Levinson of Hazard; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel. Visitations will be 1 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Arrangements are under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Jesse Dean Gibson
Jesse Dean Gibson, 60, of Sassafras, died Thursday, August 24, 2017, at Hazard ARH Medical Center.
He was born June 8, 1957, the son of the late Ray Gibson and the late Lula Kilburn Gibson.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Gibson of Sassafras; six stepsons, Kelvin Burgett of Dwarf, Charlie (Susan) of Ind., Johnny Burgett of Jeff, Marvin Burgett of Sassafras, Billy (Alisha) Burgett of Hazard, Josh (Jody) Burgett of Knott County; one daughter, Pamela Burgett of Ind.; two brothers, Tommy Gibson of Scuddy, Earnest Gibson of Leatherwood; three sisters, Judy Lawson of Kodak, Pattie Pennington of Isom, Lisa Amburgey of Knott County; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug 27, at the Engle-Bowling Funeral Home with Earnest Gibson and Charles Bush officiating. Burial followed in the Resthaven Cemetery, Jeff. Arrangements were under the direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home, Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com
This is a paid obituary.

Julius “Jib” Ritchie
Julius “Jib” Ritchie, 75, of Dwarf, died Saturday, August 26, 2017, at the Greg and Noreen Hospice Care Center.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29, at Willow Fern Baptist Church with burial following in the Fisty Cemetery at Fisty. Arrangements were under direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.
Visitations were 6 p.m. Monday.
The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

Jewell Maggard
Jewell Maggard, 86, of Hazard, died Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.
She was born July 10, 1931, the daughter of the late Arthur Dewey Stevens and the late Lucy Jane Moore Stevens.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Sewell Bradley Maggard; two sons, Earnest V. Maggard and Sewell B. Maggard; one daughter, Kathy Helen; one grandson, Bradley Gleen Maggard; five brothers, Elmer, Leonard, Frank, Joe and Carlos Stevens; and two sisters, Ionia and Nancy Stevens.
She is survived by four daughters, Linda (Jim) Stawick of Ind., Brenda (Charlie Jr) Stacy of Busy, Vicki (Mike) Milam of Krypton, and Sherry (Roger) Eversole of Lotts Creek; two sons, Arthur (Wilma) Maggard of Krypton, Danny (Darlene) Maggard of Jackson; two sisters, Hazel Boyd of Somerset, Delilah Morrison of Campbellsville; two brothers, Harlene Stevens of Standord, Arlis Stevens of NY; sister-in-law, Betty Pigman; 20 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Donald Tapio officiating. Burial followed in the Napier Cemetery, Krypton. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Emma Lou Fugate
Emma Lou Fugate, 64, of Hazard, died Saturday, August 26, 2017, at the Greg and Noreen Hospice Care Center.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29, at Engle-Bowling Funeral Home with burial following in the Hughes Whitaker Cemetery at Grapevine. Arrangements were under direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.
Visitations were 12-1 p.m. Tuesday.
The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

Paige Hays
Paige Hays, 23, of Hazard, died Monday, August 21, 2017, in Hyden.
She was born December 23, 1993, the daughter of Louise Gross (Curtis) Johnson of Hazard and Paul (Charlene) Hays of Georgia. She graduated from HCTC with a Phlebotomy tech degree and was employed by Primary Care Centers of Eastern Kentucky.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Vincent Hays and maternal grandmother, Barbara Baker.
In additions to her parents, she is survived by one sister, Emilee Hays of Georgia; two brothers, Jon Derrick Hays of Georgia and Wayne (Samantha) Hays of Hyden; fiancé, Cody Jewell; paternal grandmother, Leatrice Hays; niece, Madelyn Hays; two nephews, Ethan and Ian Hays; and a host of aunts, uncles, family and friends.
Funeral services were held 12 p.m. Friday, Aug. 25, at Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with David Kilburn and Freddie Coots officiating. Burial followed in the Fort Branch Cemetery, Viper. Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Sam Turner Jr.
Sam Turner Jr., 88, of Hazard, died Friday, August 25, 2017, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.
He was born June 26, 1929, the son of the late Sam Turner and the late Ona Wells Turner. He attended Berea Foundation School and Berea College where he met his wife of 62 years, Ann Skidmore Turner. He was a retired salesperson for Perry Farm Center.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Rachel Jackson.
He is survived by one daughter, Lisa Turner (Dr. Kenneth) Schikler of Louisville; one son, Mark Alan Turner of Belize; two sisters, Eula Mae Holliday of Hazard, Helen Ogle of Ohio; four grandchildren, Nathan Turner, Josh Turner, Maren Schikler and Allegra Schikler; four great-grandchildren, Oliver Turner, Silas Turner, Logan Turner and Dephine Turner; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 3, at the Hull Memorial Presbyterian Church with Timothy Jessen officiating. Visitation will be 12 p.m.-1 p.m. Arrangements are under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
In lieu of flowers family request donations to be made to the Hull Memorial Presbyterian Church.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.

Sybrina Renee Chaney
Sybrina Renee Chaney, 55, of Viper, died Thursday, August 24, 2017, at her residence.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 28, at Engle-Bowling Funeral Home with burial following in the Cody Family Cemetery at Viper. Arrangements were under direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.
Visitations were 12-2 p.m. Monday.
The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

Cletas Caudill
Cletas Caudill, 67, of Viper, died Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at Hazard ARH.
He was born July 6, 1950; he was the son of the late Jesse Caudill and the late Georgie Melton Caudill.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by Irsila Tina Caudill and one sister, Glenna Ross.
He is survived by one son, Uriah Daniel Caudill of Ind.; two sisters, Sandra McIntyer of Viper, Wilma Murphy of Penn.; two brothers Roger Caudill of Ind., Jerry Caudill of Whitesburg; and five grandchildren.
Arrangements were under the direction of Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel of Hazard.
The guestbook may be signed at www.maggardfuneralhomes.com
This is a paid obituary.