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Charles Burchett

Charles Burchett

Charles F. Burchett, 84, of Kermit, died Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington.

He was born at Williamson, Feb. 26, 1935, at Williamson Memorial Hospital.

He was a son of the late Charlie Wayne and Ruth Hatfield Burchett. He was a member of the Kermit Freewill Baptist Church and served as a deacon for 50 plus years at the church. He retired from the American Electric Power Company and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was faithful to the Lord and as a Christian we can quote this verse for his love for God, 2 Timothy 4:7; “I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.”

He is survived by his daughter, Crystal Brewer (Ricky), of Williamson; and a host of friends, extended family and church friends.

Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, at the Kermit Freewill Baptist Church with Walter Marcum and Damien Salmons officiating. Burial will follow at the Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher. Visitation will continue on Friday, Aug. 30, at the church with special church services at 7 p.m. Arrangements are under the direction of the Mullins Family Funeral Home of Warfield, Kentucky.

The guestbook may be signed at www.mullinsfamilyfuneralhome.com.

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Sherry Caudill

Sherry Caudill

Sherry Lynn Caudill, 56, of Naugatuck, died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at her residence following a lingering illness.  

She was born at Logan, April 7, 1963, the daughter of the late Bill and Irene York Estepp.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Pamela Denise Estepp; and four brothers, Ronald Lee, Eddie Dwayne, Michael and Billy Reed Estepp.

She is survived by her husband, Johnny Caudill, of Naugatuck; two sons, Billy Caudill (Emily), of Williamson, and Johnny Dale Caudill, of Naugatuck; one daughter, Betty Hunt (Albert), of Varney; one brother, Donnie Estepp, of Huntington; six grandchildren, Hannah Hunt, Keith Caudill, Natalie Caudill, Kayleigh Dawn Caudill, Bryson Dale Caudill and Isaac Caudill; and a host of other family and friends.

Funeral services were held at 12 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at the Hatfield Funeral Chapel at Toler, Ky., with Bro. Earl White officiating. Burial followed at the Stotridge Cemetery, Naugatuck, with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Arrangements were under the direction of the Hatfield Funeral Chapel of Toler, Kentucky.

The guestbook may be signed at www.hatfieldfc.com.

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Gladys DeLong

Gladys DeLong

Gladys Fields DeLong, 85, of Turkey Creek, Ky., lovingly known as “Granny Gladys”, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at her residence with her family by her side.  

She was born at Logan, Dec. 31, 1933, the daughter of the late Preston and Dora Workman Fields.

She was a retired employee of the Appalachian Regional Hospital at South Williamson, Kentucky.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul DeLong; her beloved brother, Lewis Fields; her sisters, Jane Thompson, Marie Hamblin and Ella Vance; and her great-grandson, MacCager Douglas DeLong.

She is survived by her children, Richard P. DeLong (Dotty), of Westport, Ind., Wilda Harrison (John), of Hatfield, Ky., Pauline Spence (Clyde), of Belo, and Linda Justice (Bruce) and Tony DeLong, both of Turkey Creek, Ky.; her son-in-law, Len E. Maynard, of Turkey Creek, Ky.; her daughters-in-law, Jeanette Jude DeLong and Rachelle DeLong, both of Williamson; her grandchildren, Chuck DeLong, of Fort Gay, Richard DeLong (Jessica), of Westport, Ind., Eddie Maynard (Paula), of Hatfield, Ky., Gregory Maynard (Sabrina), of Morristown, Tenn., Clyde E. Spence, of Jacksonville, Fla., Ronnie D. Spence (Bridget), of Banner, Ky., Wendi Hensley (Steve), of Hatfield, Ky., D.J. Justice, of Turkey Creek, Ky., and Stephanie Ellis  (Derrick), of Burlington, Ky.; 23 great-grandchildren; and a host of other dear family and friends.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at the Hatfield Funeral Chapel of Toler, Ky., with Bro. Gary Blackburn officiating. Burial followed at the Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher, with Chuck DeLong, Richard DeLong, Eddie Maynard, Greg Maynard, Ronnie Spence and Steven Hensley serving as pallbearers. Arrangements were under the direction of the Hatfield Funeral Chapel of Toler, Kentucky.

The guestbook may be signed at www. hatfieldfc.com.

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Vanessa Estepp

Vanessa Estepp

Vanessa Sue Estepp, 67, of North Matewan, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington, surrounded by her family.

She was born at Williamson, May 21, 1952, a daughter of the late Willard “Tiny” and Doris Workman Paige.

She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She dedicated her time to her family and everyone knew that her loved ones were the apple of her eye. She was the happiest when in their presence; whether a spur of the moment get together, vacationing, holidays or celebrating a special occasion. Her priority was to ensure that her family was happy, loved and cared for. She was committed to those she loved, always concerned about their needs over her own. Her love for life was also communicated in the way she cared for animals, especially her very own dogs, Coco and Diesel. She was a member of the Matewan United Methodist Church and solely believed in the message of John 3:16, “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten son that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life.”

She is survived by her husband, Fred Estepp, of North Matewan; her daughter Stephanie Davis (Billy), of North Matewan; her son, Scott Estepp, of North Matewan; her grandchildren, Danielle Davis, Kaitlyn Davis and Timmy Leedy, Haley Alexis Estepp, Zachary Tyler Estepp, Alex Conn, Micheal Conn, Bryanna Belcher, Garrytt Ryan Estepp and Ryker Cole Estepp; her great-grandchildren, Madalyn Davis and Brantley Leedy; her sisters, Patricia Lacourse (Jerry), of Murphysboro, Tenn., and Drucillia Turner, of Stafford, Va.; a friend whom she loved as a son, Chris Mullins (Kayla); a host of nieces, nephews and loved ones; and a community of friends.

She will be missed by all who knew her.  

Honoring services were held at 12 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at the Chambers Funeral Services Chapel with Pastors Jerry Shields and Ron Acord officiating. Burial followed at the Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher, with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Arrangements were under the direction of Chambers Funeral Services, Inc., of Matewan.

The guestbook www.chambersfuneralservices.com.

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Bruce Ford

Bruce Ford

Bruce MacDonald Ford, 54, of Matewan, died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at McCarr, Kentucky.

He was born Oct. 14, 1964, a son of the late Delbert and Gloria Dingess Ford.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Brian Ford.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra Ford, of Matewan; his son, Justin Ford, of Matewan; his step-son, Shane Hicks; his step-daughter, Kristey Hicks, of Taylorville; his sister Debbie Khoari (Darrell); his brothers, Adam Ford (Dianna), of Tennessee, and Hady Ford (Kathy), of Thacker; his sister-in-law, Amanda “Lilly” Ford, of Varney; his grandchildren, Carrie, Austin, Kaden, Anna, Alyssa; a special granddaughter, Kylah; his special friends, Heather Sheets, Beth White and Duane Crumb; and a special cousin, Kathy Collins.

Visitation was held on Monday evening, Aug. 26, 2019, at the Chambers Funeral Services Chapel. In honoring his wishes, cremation followed visitation services. Arrangements were under the direction of Chambers Funeral Services, Inc., of Matewan.

The guestbook may be signed at www.chambersfuneralservices.com.

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Waldeen Hatfield

Waldeen Hatfield

Waldeen Akers Hatfield, 72, of Steeles Hollow, died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at her residence.

She was reunited with her soulmate and loving husband of 46 years, “her Dougie”, William Douglas Hatfield, who preceded her in death.

She was born at Matewan, Oct. 25, 1946, the daughter of the late Walker and Evelyn Akers.

She attended Sharon Heights Assembly and Justice Church of God. She enjoyed arts, crafts, crocheting and spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one brother, Walter “Buddy” Akers, of Pigeon Creek; and one sister, Barbara Akers.

She is survived by her five children, Jeff Hatfield (Cristie), of Camp Creek, Christi Endicott (Mick), Teresa Smith (Donald), both of Steeles Hollow, Missy Christian, of Gilbert, and Jessica Hatfield, of Princeton; 10 grandchildren, Robert Brandon (Ingrid) Belcher, Tyler Belcher, Megan (Ot) Elmore, McKenzie Endicott, Micky Endicott, Donald Smith, Kailyn Smith, Kiana Hatfield, Corey Hatfield and Shayna Christian; two great-grandchildren, Isaih and William Belcher; two sisters, Joann Walls, of Gilbert, and LindaMaynor (Julius), of Greensboro, N.Car.; two brothers, Floyd Akers, of Pigeon Creek, and Terry Akers, of Greensboro, N.Car.; many nieces and nephews; and a host of other dear family and friends.      

A celebration of her life was held on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, at Mounts Funeral Home Chapel, Gilbert. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Arville Cline, Rev. Bill Cresong and Rev. Ricky Endicott officiating. Burial followed at Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny. She was carried to her final resting place by Brandon Belcher, Tyler Belcher, Donald Smith, Corey Hatfield, Mick Endicott Jr. and Alan Miller. Arrangements were under the direction of Mounts Funeral Home of Gilbert.

Her beautiful smile and tender heart will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

The guestbook may be signed at www.mountsfuneralhome.com.

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Antha Mahon

Antha Mahon

Antha Mahon, 85, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, at her residence, surrounded by her loved ones.

She was born on Aug. 17, 1934, a daughter of the late Earl and Dora Hall, of Delbarton.

She married the love of her life, Dewey Mahon Jr., in 1954. The couple settled in southern West Virginia, where they raised four children, Kay, Beverly, Bruce and Terry.  

She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister. She was very proud of her family and loved celebrating in their accomplishments. She would light up at any opportunity to spend time with her loved ones. Before holidays and family get togethers, she would spend hours lovingly cooking a wonderful meal for her company. She enjoyed quilting in her free time and gifted loved ones with handmade quilts as often as possible. She was a proud member of the Caney Church of Christ and shared her love of the Lord every day. Even in her later years, when her dementia took over, she could be found on her porch singing hymns.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey Mahon Jr.; her brothers, Freeland Hall and Earl “Dunk” Hall Jr.; her sisters, Viola Hall, Camma Hatfield and Ruby Hall Mahon.

She is survived by her siblings, Winford Hall (Louise), of Delbarton, Nettie Hall Davis, of Ragland, Bertha Halstead (Claude E.), of Peytona, Sarah Bell (Gene), of Rock Hill, S.Car., Effie Harper (Talmadge), of Parrish, Fla., and Emogene Newsome, of Lenore; her children, Deborah Kay Hatfield (David), of Columbia, S.Car., Beverly Preece (Darrell), of Belo,  Bruce Mahon (Dawn), of Summerville, S.Car., and Terry Mahon (Tammy), of Dingess; her grandchildren, Brent Mahon, of Charleston, Dustin Preece, of Morgantown, Zach Hatfield, of Philadelphia, Penn., Holly Holley, of Summerville, S.Car., Meagan Preece, of Charleston, Tyler Preece, of Charleston, and Shannon Finley, of Dingess; her great-grandchildren, Jack and Norah Holley, of Summerville, S.Car., Andrew, Devin and Logan Preece, all of Morgantown, and Myles Mahon, of Charleston, and Chelsey Sheppard (Bryan), of Dingess; her great-great-granddaughter, Jaycee Sheppard, of Dingess; her special caregivers, Nadine Runyon, Kristy Preece and Linda Adkins; and several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at the Chafin Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at the Mahon Family Cemetery, Belo. Arrangements were under the direction of the Chafin Funeral Home of Delbarton.

The guestbook may be signed at www.ChafinFuneralHome.com.

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Virginia Muncy

Virginia Muncy

Virginia Mae Cochran Muncy, 52, of Stone, Ky., died Tuesday night, Aug. 27, 2019.

She was born at South Williamson, Ky., Dec. 5, 1966, the daughter of the late Monroe Franklin Cochran and Patricia Ann May Cochran.  

She was a former baker for Food City and a member of the Leckieville Freewill Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Elizabeth Ann Ramey.  

She is survived by her former husband, Willard Muncy, of Williamson; one son, Nathaniel Muncy, of Williamson; a step-son, Carson Edward Jones, of Stone, Ky.; a step- daughter, Laura Muncy, of Stone, Ky.; one sister, Debbie Cochran, of Stone, Ky.; one brother, James Monroe Cochran, of Nottingham, Penn.; three grandchildren, Gabrielle Muncy, Faith Stepp and Christopher Adkins; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, at the R.E. Rogers Funeral Home Chapel, Belfry, Kentucky. Burial will follow at the Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Kentucky. Arrangements are under the direction of the R.E. Rogers Funeral Home of Belfry, Kentucky.

The guestbook may be signed at www.rerogersfh.com.

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Billy Willie Lee Sheppard

“Billy” Sheppard

Willie Lee “Billy” Sheppard, 91, of Lenore, died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at the Appalachian Regional Hospital.  

He was born at Trace Creek, Oct. 16, 1927, the son of the late Watt and Catherine Sheppard.  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Merle Blair Sheppard; and his brothers and sisters, Drewie and Jackie Sheppard, Ernestine Short, Anna Mae Porter and Alberta Lumpkin.  

He was a very proud veteran having served in the United States Navy during WWII and was stationed in the Pacific. He was a lifetime member of the D.A.V. Chapter #3 at Henlawson. In his retirement days, he spent most of his time repairing washing machines and dryers for all of the Lenore area. He loved helping his neighbors and meeting people and talking to them at Cheech’s Restaurant.  

He will be sadly missed by his children, H.W. “Buzz” Sheppard, Darice Akers Vance and Beverly Adkins (Robert); his special companion, Nadine May; his brothers, Jimmy “Coolaid” Sheppard, Danny Joe Sheppard (Rose) and Raymond Perry Sheppard (Judy); his sisters, Ida Clark, Bonnie Hicks and Linda Sue Metzger; his grandchildren, Randy Akers (Karen), Melissa Taylor (Aaron), Renee Sartin (Eric), Coty Sheppard (Kim), Missy Young, Naylin Carver and Regina Evans (Dave); and his great-grandchildren, Chris Akers (Paige), Casy Akers (Caitlyn), Caylee Akers, Ciley Akers, Logan Harris, Mattox Sartin, Lyrix Sartin, Eli Sheppard, Reed Sheppard, Emma Sheppard, Saylor Carver, Aly Young and Mya Young. He was blessed to live long enough to see his great-great-grandchild, Camryn Akers.  

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at the Little Dove United Baptist Church with Elder Jimmy Maynard and Elder Chris Ooten officiating. Burial followed at the Sheppard Cemetery, Trace Creek. Arrangements were under the direction of the Chafin Funeral Home of Delbarton.

The guestbook may be signed at www.ChafinFuneralHome.Com.

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Betty Stacy

Betty Stacy

Betty Lou Williams Stacy, 74, of Delbarton, died peacefully on Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at Pikeville Medical Center, Pikeville, Ky., surrounded by her family.

She was born at Delbarton, Dec. 15, 1944, to Nunley and Jessie Varney Poffenberger.

She was a pillar of her community. Her passions were quilting and sewing. She spent countless hours at one of  her many sewing machines or quilting with special friends. She was a member of the Regional Church of God and Regional Women Ministry where she loved to be in attendance every chance she could. Her friend and pastor, Mitchell Bias, and her church community meant the world to her. She had a faith that could move mountains. Though life brought its share of adversities, she never lost faith through her final breath on this earth. She loved her family with a passion and adored all of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Ronnie E. Williams; and her parents, Nunley and Jessie Varney Poffenberger.

She leaves behind her husband, Harvey Stacy, of Delbarton; her children, Billy Williams (Bev), of Delbarton, and Kim Maynard (Michael Smith), of Delbarton; her step-son, Brian Stacy (Dorothy), of Chattaroy; her brother, Billy Lee Poffenberger (Patty), of Morgantown; her grandchildren, Carrie Elia (Joey), of Williamson, B.J. Williams (Cemonet), of Milton, Jessica Braswell (Rick), of Raleigh, N.Car., and Brandon Maynard (Jamie), of Delbarton, Brittany Hale (Phelix), of Charleston, Brandon Stacy, of Crum; her great-grandchildren, Tianna and Isaac Elia, Taylyn and Azara Williams, Dax Braswell, Hollie Maynard, Landon and Elijah Hale and Knox and Lawson Stacy; many nieces and nephews; and her beloved dogs, Sissy and Sassy, who were always by her side.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 30 2019, at the Regional Church of God with Rev. Mitchell Bias officiating. Burial will follow at the Williams Cemetery, Delbarton. Pallbearers will be: B.J. Williams, Rick Braswell, Joey Elia, Brandon Maynard, Phelix Hale, Isaac Elia and Brian Stacy. Arrangements are under the direction of the Chafin Funeral Home of Delbarton.

The guestbook may be signed at www.ChafinFuneralHome.Com.

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Dallas Dean Staten

Dallas Staten

Dallas Dean Staten, 79, of Jefferson City, Tenn., formerly of Delbarton, died peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019.

He leaves behind a host of precious memories and laughter to all of those he loved. The world has lost, but heaven has gained one of the greatest men to ever walk the earth; and in doing so, his beloved granddog, Phoebe “Squirt Girl” got her Paw Paw back.

He was preceded in death by his dad, Oliver Staten; and his sister, Billie Brown.

He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Linda Staten; his son, Michael Staten (Lisa); his daughter, Cynthia Runyon (Jason); his grandchildren, Allison Staten, Corey Staten and Seth Runyon; and his sister, Jo Ann Harlan.  

The family would like to extend special thanks to his nephews, Buddy and Clyde Duty; and his cousin, Larry Staten, for helping during his time of sickness. The family would also like to thank Glen Warren, Britt Farrar and Dillon Wines for their kindness. A special thank you to his son-in-law, Jason Runyon, who remained by his side through it all, as his trusted compadre.

In his life span, he was a mechanic, teacher and coal miner. His love for animals and mankind was always reflected in the life he led. He loved his Lord, his family, his church, Rockhouse Freewill Baptist, and his pastor, Scott Erwin, with all his heart.  

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Rockhouse FWB Church of Delbarton, or, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  

Private services will be held at a later date. Fly away to heaven Daddy and dance on the streets of gold, sing with the angels until we meet again, with love forever, C.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Farrar Funeral Home of Jefferson City, Tennessee.

The guestbook may be signed at www.farrarfuneralhome.com.

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Clarence Trent

Clarence Trent

Clarence E. Trent, 84, of Baisden, died peacefully, the result of a stroke, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, with his loved ones by his side.

He was born at Baisden, April 7, 1935, the son of the late Nathaniel and Stella Trent.

He graduated from Gilbert High School in 1952. He had been happily married to Hallie Trent for 61 years prior to his death.

He was a Christian and attended Christ Cathedral and Full Gospel Church of God. He was a retired electrician and coal miner from Hampden Coal. He loved working with his hands and could fix almost anything. He was a master carpenter, electrician, mechanic and jack-of-all-trades! He loved his family and helping other people. He was a kind, compassionate, loving, humble, faithful, and gentle servant of God.

Those left to love and cherish his memory are his loving daughter, Veronica Grant (Jerome), of Knoxville, Tenn.; his daughter-in-law, Tina Trent, of Baisden; his four grandchildren, Joshua Grant (Sarah), of Knoxville, Tenn., Heather Watson (Jacob), of Richmond, Ky., Candace Trent (fiance’, Jackson Rice), of Wendell, N.Car., and Alyssa Trent, of Baisden; two great-grandchildren, Silas Trenton Grant, of Knoxville, Tenn., and Amelia Kay Watson, of Richmond, Ky.; his brother, Earl “Buddy” Trent, of Laurelville, Ohio; his sisters, Geneva Baker (Jim), of Brooklyn, Mich., and Genevieve Cline, of Grove City, Ohio; and many more friends and relatives.

A joint Celebration of Life service was held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, at the Freedom Full Gospel Assembly House of Prayer for Clarence and his son, Jerome, who preceded him in death on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. Special music was  provided by Jackie Mounts and Kevin Stanley. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Monday, Aug. 26, at the church with Rev. Russell King, Carl “Cab” Wolford and Jonas Trent officiating. Burial followed at the Dave Cline Cemetery, Baisden. Pallbearers were: Clark Blackburn, Patrick Cline, Joshua Grant, Steven Haynes, Brandon Sammons and Jacob Watson. Honorary pallbearers were: Jim Baker, Brad Butcher, Jerome Grant, Eddie Grimmett, Curt Lester, Tommy Sammons, Charles Testerman, Jerry Thompson, Earl “Buddy” Trent and Herman Trent. Arrangements were under the direction of Mounts Funeral Home, Inc., of Gilbert.

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Jerome Trent

Jerome Trent

Jerome Kyle Trent, 56, of Baisden, died peacefully at Cabell Huntington Hospital, Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, following a long battle with lung cancer.

He was of the Christian faith and was a member of the Freedom Full Gospel Assembly House of Prayer.

He was born Nov. 19, 1962, to Clarence and Hallie Trent, of  Welch.

He was a 1981 graduate of Gilbert High School. After high school, he worked in the coal industry for over 33 years, where he made many great friends. He was also on the Baisden Volunteer Fire Department for over 20 years, serving most of those years as assistant chief. He enjoyed his family, friends, being outside, camping, being on South Holston Lake and driving his 1981 model Corvette.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his mothers-in-law, Rose Johnson and Flo Johnson; and father-in-law, Ernest Johnson.

He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Tina; his daughter, Candace Trent and her soon to be husband, Jackson Rice, of Wendell, N.Car.; his daughter, Alyssa, of Baisden; his sister, Veronica Grant (Jerome), of Knoxville, Tenn.; his nephew, Joshua Grant (Sarah), of Knoxville, Tenn.; his niece, Heather Watson (Jacob), of Richmond, Ky.; and his loving fur children, Diesel, Captain, Maggie and Moo Moo.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at the Freedom Full Gospel Assembly House of Prayer, Hampden, with Rev. Jonas Trent, Rev. Russell King and Rev. Carl “Cab” Wolford officiating. Burial followed at the Highland Memory Gardens, Chapmanville. Pallbearers were: Landon Grimmett, Packy Cline, Clark Blackburn, Caleb Blankenship, Nathan Butcher and Josh Grant. Honorary pallbearers were: Brad Butcher, Lynn Cline, Eddie Grimmett, Jackson Rice, Ricky Carter, Jimmy New, Herman Trent, Reuben Mitchell and Eric Burgess. Arrangements were under the direction of Mounts Funeral Home, Inc., of Gilbert.

He had many great friends and made such a wonderful impact on the Gilbert community. His wonderful smile and gentle heart will be greatly missed by all who were fortunate to have known and loved him.

The guestbook may be signed at www.mountsfuneralhome.com.

“Moe” Williams

Jarrett “Moe” Williams, 86, of Breeden, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at Pikeville Medical Center, Pikeville, Kentucky.

He was born on June 20, 1933 to the late Jimmy and Linda Browning Williams.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three children, Audrey Yancey, Jarrett Williams and Dwayne Williams; and seven siblings, Charles Williams, Sara Spurlock, Manual Williams, Mary Spurlock, Leo Williams, Georgia Bryant and Ale Williams.

He is survived by his children, Georgia Messer, of Clarksburg, George Williams (Beverly), of Wayne, Glenn Williams, of Marrowbone, James Williams (Donna), Floyd Williams (Katrina), Jerry Williams, Shawn Williams, and Coa and Roger Cable, all of Breeden; and the mother of his children, Ina Bailey. He had a special place in his heart for three of his nieces, Delores, Freida and Lula; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 12 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, at the Welcome Home Church, Jennies Creek, with Stewart Martin officiating. Burial followed at the Bailey Cemetery, Marrowbone. Arrangements were under the direction of the Mullins Family Funeral Home of Warfield, Kentucky.

The guestbook may be signed at www.mullinsfamilyfuneralhome.com.

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Terry Williams

Terry Williams

Terry Lee Williams, 65, of Edgarton, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at Pikeville Medical Center, Pikeville, Kentucky.

He was born at Matewan, Feb. 15, 1954, the son of the late Edward R. and Lillie Hensley Williams.

He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He lived for hunting and fishing and spent a lot of time fishing at Big Ugly Creek and East Lynn Lake. He loved digging for ginseng, never met a stranger and was a great dad.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Robinett Williams; and two sons, Jack Robinett and Randy Wolford.

He is survived by one son, Donald Ray Robinett (Kathy), of Sarasota, Fla.; two daughters, Geneva Coleman and Mildred Ray (Darion Elkins), both of Williamson; one brother-in-law, Bert Robinett; and special family, Josh Jones (Brittany), of Edgarton, Brooke, R.J. and Violet; 14 grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a host of friends and loved ones.

Military funeral rites were conducted by the D.A.V. Belfry Chapter #141 at 2 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at the Jones & West Funeral Home Chapel, Phelps, Kentucky. Burial followed at the Buskirk Radio Hill Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of the Jones & West Funeral Home of Phelps, Kentucky.  

The guestbook may be signed at www.joneswestfh.com.

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