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Joseph Anderson

Joseph Anderson

Joseph Anderson, 57, of Williamson, died Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at his residence.  

He was born at Williamson, Oct. 6, 2019, the son of the late Thurman and Boeranzia Farley Anderson.

He was a disabled coal miner.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Charlie Anderson.  

He is survived by his wife, Anna Marcum Anderson; his son, Joseph Anthony Anderson, of Brooklyn, N.Y.; his daughter, Jessyka Lynn Justice, of Williamson; his brothers, George Anderson, of Louisa, Ky., Michael Anderson, of Chattaroy, and Willie Anderson of Jenny’s Creek; his sister, Lois Anderson, of Florida; his grandchildren, Jacob Alexander Anderson, Damien Riley Justice and Gabriel Michael Justice.  

In honoring Joseph’s wishes, cremation will take place and a service will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are under the Chafin Funeral Home of Delbarton.

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

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Ayla Eastwood

Ayla Eastwood

Ayla Brenn Eastwood, 11, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, at her residence.

She was born at Pikeville, Ky., Aug. 14, 2008, the daughter of Adam Jason Eastwood and Meredith Hope Phillips Eastwood.  

She was a 6th grade student at Mullins Elementary School, where she participated as a member of the Mullins cheerleaders competition team, all-star elite and the FCA. She enjoyed school and was an excellent student. She loved scary movies, doing gymnastics and she absolutely loved her cats, Mazley and Minnie. She was very kind-hearted and friendly. She was always smiling.

She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Brenda Phillips; her great-grandparents, Hazel Phillips, Champ Phillips, Glen Williamson, Edith Williamson, Elmer Queen, Roma Queen, Jack Anderson Eastwood and Claudine Hagen; and a special little girl, who was waiting on her, Meleah Jane Reed.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her brother, Keaton Isaiah Eastwood; her grandparents, Howard Phillips and Andrew and Debbie Eastwood; her special friends, Priscilla Reed and Melanie Reed; her aunt, Allison Price; her uncle, Andrew Eastwood II; her 1st cousins, Katie Eastwood, Jade Eastwood, Trinity Price and Hailey Price; and a countless number of friends, to whom she was a loving friend.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, at Mullins Elementary School with Shawn Ward, Zeke Stepp and Will Stepp officiating. Arrangements were 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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Richard McQuirt

Richard McQuirt

Richard Lee McQuirt, 76, of Freeburn, Ky., died Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at Pikeville Medical Center, Pikeville, Kentucky.

He was born at Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 10, 1943, to the late Gerald and Princess Wise McQuirt.

He was a man of Christian faith, who always adored playing with his grandchildren and watching television, in his spare time. He absolutely loved his job and retired as a security guard from the Columbus Country Club.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandmother, Edith McQuirt; his brother, Gerald “Sonny” McQuirt; and his sisters, Garildine McQuirt and Shirley McQuirt.

He is survived by his sons, Heath McQuirt (Kimberley Rowland), of Freeburn, Ky., and Jerry McQuirt, of Columbus, Ohio; his aunt, Vada McQuirt, of Obetz, Ohio; his uncle, Rusty McQuirt, of Obetz, Ohio; and his grandchildren, Braden McQuirt, of Freeburn, Ky., Heath Aaron “J-Bug” McQuirt Jr., of North Carolina, and Kay Rowland, of Freeburn, Ky.; and a host of other dear relatives and friends.

In honoring his wishes, cremation will take place and a memorial service will be announced by the family at a later date. Arrangements are 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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