Docia Adams

Docia Rose Adams, 90, of Hazard died Thursday, February 14, 2019, at Hazard ARH.

She was born October 11, 1928, the daughter of the late Byrd Adams and the late Havana Hale Adams.  She was a former seamstress.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in the death by five brothers, Jody, Andy, Alec, Jack and Bryd Adams.

She is survived by one daughter, Sharon Thornsberry of Hazard; one sister, Amanda Nell Adams of Iowa; two brothers, William Hale Adams of Nancy, Bristol Adams of Mich.; three grandchildren, Tammy (Mitch) Hathorn, Kendra (Kimmie) Mullins and Shannon (Mason) Goins; six great grandchildren, Briana (Tyler) Hall, Brian Short, Jessica (Bryan) Jones, Nikita (Grayson) Moss, James Stafford Jr. and Kyra Smith Hathorn; six great-great grandchildren, Lele Jones, Liam Jones, Kailyn Moss, Lucas Moss, Nevaeh Stafford and Cadence Moss; and a host of family and friends.

Memorial services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 16, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Justin Ritchie.  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.

Wallace Allen

Wallace Gay Allen, 80, of Rowdy, died Sunday, February 17, 2019, at Hazard ARH.

He was born January 2, 1939, the son of Viola Allen Hollan.  He was a retired heavy equipment operator.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by one son, Nathan Allen.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Murer Allen; one daughter, Rosana Russell of Rowdy; five brothers, Shelby Hughes of OH., Aaron Hughes of Clay City, Gary Hughes of OH., Mark Hollan of OH., Matthew Hollan of Harlan; six grandchildren, Natalya Allen, Bradley Allen, Casey Allen, Byron Allen, Lee Russell and Emily Holley; 14 great grandchildren; one great-great- grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, February 20, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Tim Stacy and Bill Gambill officiating.  Burial followed in the Allen Family Cemetery, Rowdy.  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.

Cooley Colwell

Cooley Colwell, 78, of Vicco, died Friday, February 15, 2019 at Hazard ARH.

A celebration of life service will be held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, February 23, at the Engle-Bowling Funeral Home.  Arrangements were under the direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.

The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

Olivia Cornett

Olivia Christina Cornett, 27 of Cornettsville, died Saturday, February 16, 2019, at Pikeville Medical Center.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, February 21, at the Engle-Bowling Funeral Home with Grover Arnett officiating.  Arrangements were under the direction of Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard.

The guestbook may be signed at www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

Louvernia Deaton

Louvernia Campbell Deaton, 71, of Hazard, died Monday, February 18, 2019, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.

She was born June 29, 1947, the daughter of the late Arthur Noble and the late Leetie White Noble.  She worked at Holiday Inn and Buckhorn State Park for many years in food service. She was a member of Davidson Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by first husband, Raymond Campbell; one sister, Wanda Faye Noble; and one brother, Larry Wayne Noble.

She is survived by her husband, Garfield Deaton; one son, Michael Ray Campbell (Kassandra) of Prestonsburg; four sisters, Ella Mae McIntosh (Earl) of Hazard, Adalene Abbaspour (David) of Fla., Deborah L Brown (Clayton) of Hazard, Tammy R. Noble Kilburn (Thomas) of Hazard; one brother, John David Noble (Poppie) of Bonnyman; one granddaughter, Mikala Rae Campbell (Jordan); one step grandson, Brandon Feltner (Kamren); great grandson, Liam Caldwell; special friend, Donald Gene Campbell; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, February 21, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Rev. Pete Youmans officiating.  Burial will follow in the Resthaven Cemetery, Jeff.  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.

James Dixon

James Edward “Barber Jim” Dixon, 77, of Hazard, died Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at his residence.

He was born October 7, 1941, the son of the late Burley Dixon and the late Gertrude Lewis Dixon.  He was a barber for 58 years, member of the Masonic Lodge of Krypton, and enjoyed electronics.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Maggie Honeycutt and Wanda Howard; three grandchildren, Robbie, Matthew and James Neil.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Potter Dixon; two daughters, Karlene (Robert) Jones of Bulan, Teresa Dixon of Somerset; three sons, James Ronald Dixon, Glenn Randall Dixon of Somerset, James Allen Taylor of Whitesburg; one step-son, Bill Little of Hazard; one step-daughter, Genevia Little Yeager; one brother, Johnny Ray Dixon of Leslie County; three grandchildren, Josh, Dylan and Katelyn; special friends, Richard Everidge, Earl Smith, Vernon Ritchie, Terry Stacy, Charles Feltner, Larry Godsey and Cloven “Hollywood” Russell; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

No service will be held.  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.

“Moochie” Halcomb

Donald “Moochie” Halcomb, 62, of Cornettsville, died Thursday, February 14, 2019, at the UK Medical Center.

He was born April 20, 1956, the son of the late Irvin Halcomb and the late Myrtle Caudill Halcomb.  He was a retired coal miner.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Doris Halcomb; one brother, Ronnie Halcomb; sister-in-law, Clara Halcomb; and brother-in-law, Darrell Dunn.

He is survived by three sisters, Mildred Dunn of Viper, Maxine Halbrook of Slemp, Debra (James) Slone of Cornettsville; two brothers, Jimmy (Alma) Halcomb of Viper, Jeffery (Brenda) Halcomb of Delphia; little buddy, Zachary “Zach-Man” Williams; special friends, Charity Shepherd, Courtney Coots and Joe Dehart; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, February 19, at the Church of Lord Jesus Christ at Leatherwood with Darrell Caldwell officiating.  Burial followed in the Beechfork Cemetery, Slemp.  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.

Johnny Joseph

Johnny Dwayne Joseph, 53, of Viper, died Friday, February 15, 2019, at the UK Medical Center.

He was born in Hazard, December 27, 1965, the son of Carl Joseph and the late Ruby Lewis Joseph.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Laura Joseph, Jennifer Carol Johnson and husband Rick; brother-in-law, Kevin Whitaker.

He is survived by his loving wife, Angie Joseph of Viper; daughter, Sarah Rasner (John) of Viper; son, Josh Joseph (Ashley) of Viper; father, Carl Joseph (Carolyn) of London; five sisters, Donna Faye Hughes (Tony) of Ill., Janice Kay Whitaker (Jerry) of Viper, April Caudill (Lloyd) of Viper, Carla Joseph (Riley) of Owingsville, Michelle Joseph (Shawn) of Leatherwood; brother, Carl Joseph, Jr. (Amber) of Viper; three grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

A celebration of life visitation was held 12-2 p.m. Monday, February 18, at the Engle-Bowling Funeral Home.  Graveside services followed at the Joseph Family Cemetery, Viper.  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.

Bonita Napier

Bonita Napier, 56, of Hazard, died Friday, February 15, 2019, at the Greg & Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.

She was born in Typo, April 16, 1962, the daughter of the late Stanley Holland and the late Edith Feltner Holland.  She was a life-long resident of Perry County and a member of the Busy Pentecostal Church of God.

She is survived by her husband, Bobby Napier of Hazard; mother-in-law, Christine Napier of Hazard; two sisters, Von Johnson (Rutherford) of Bonnyman, Sheila Drummond (Chris) of Hazard; two brothers, Stanley Holland (Elizabeth) of Bonnyman, Michael Holland (Roberta) of Bonnyman; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Sunday, February 17, at the Engle-Bowling Funeral Home with Johnny Flannery officiating.  Burial followed in the Johnson Family Cemetery, Bonnyman.  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.

Patricia Walker

Patricia Ann Walker, 74, of Hazard, died Monday, February 11, 2019, at U.K. Medical Center.

She was born August 4, 1944, the daughter of the late Woodrow Walker and the late Polly Raleigh Walker.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Buster, Bill, David and Johnny Walker.

She is survived by one daughter, Phyllis Walker of Hazard; four sisters, Phyllis (John) Ratliff of Wyo., Gerry (Matthew) Phillips of Hazard, Linda (Eddie) Moore of Hazard, Brenda (Paul) Toupin of Okla.; one brother, James (Mary) Walker of Ind.; three grandsons, Jonathan (Brittani) Walker, Scoop Warren and Justin Walker; three great grandsons, Xavier Warren, Justin “Baby J” Walker and Own Walker; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 16, at the Maggard’s Mtn. View Chapel with Rev. Lyndon Barger officiating.  Burial followed in the Riverside Cemetery, Hazard.  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.

Forrest Warfield, Jr.

Forrest Michael Warfield, Jr., 45, of Lost Creek, died Saturday, February 16, 2019, at U.K. Medical Center.

He was born in Cincinnati. OH., April 23, 1973, the son of Forrest Michael Warfield and Patricia Ann Warfield.  He loved fishing, ginsenging, and being outdoors.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by four sisters, Mickey D. Warfield (Denny Wayne), Tina Napier (Robert), Christina Warfield, Margaret Wooton (Michael) all of Lost Creek; Aunt, Rose Jones of Lost Creek; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, February 19, at the Blair Memorial Baptist Church, Lost Creek with Pastor Joseph Engle officiating.  Burial followed in the Childers Cemetery, lost Creek.  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. 

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