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Louise Fletcher
Louise Fletcher, 48, of Inez, Ky., died Monday, April 26, 1999.
Born Oct. 6, 1950, in Martin County, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Jonah and Nellie Fluty Howell.
She was also preceded in death by son, Eddie Fletcher.
Survivors: husband, Jessie Fetcher; sons, Jonah Floyd, Jessie Jr., Jeffery and Lloyd Fletcher, all of Inez; daughters, Anita Michelle Gamble, Ohio, Maranda Louise Burchett, Inez; brothers, James Boyd and Jimmy Howell, both of Inez, Floyd and Jonah Howell Jr., both of Pilgrim, Ky.; sisters, Doris Jean Bowens, Tomahawk, Ky., Judy and Faye Jude, Vistie Fletcher, all of Pilgrim, Rebecca Jude and Connie Howell, both of Inez; and six grandchildren.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 28, 1999, Sidney Church with Ministers Willie Gobel and Luther Fletcher officiating.
Burial: Jude-Howell Cemetery.
Visitation: at the church.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Phelps and Son Funeral Home, Inez.

William Holbrooks 
William "Bill" Holbrooks, 70, of Elkhorn CIty, Ky., died Sunday, April 18, 1999, in Pikeville Methodist Hospital, Pikeville, Ky.
Born Sept. 20, 1928, in Pike County, Ky., he was a son of the late Ransom and Rebecca "Jenny" Holbrooks.
He was a miner and a member of the Cedar Grove Old Regular Baptist Church.
Survivors: wife, Burtis Pigg Holbrooks, Elkhorn City; daughters, Sandie May, Lookout, Ky., Carolyn Coleman, Marrowbone, Ky., Kristy Bowling, Elkhorn City; son, Kenneth Holbrooks, Lookout, Ky.; stepdaughter, Brenda Hanson, Burlington, Wis.; sister, Elsie Harmon, Caney, Ky.; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 22, 1999, Bowling Fork Freewill Baptist Church, with Estil Mullins, Charles Wright and Jerry Overstreet officiating
Burial: Bartley Cemetery, Dry Fork, Ky.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Elkhorn City.

Viva Coleman 
Viva (Vivy) Justice Coleman, 90, of Pikeville, Ky., died Monday, April 26, 1999, in Pikeville Methodist Hospital, Pikeville.
Born November 5, 1908, in Pike County, Ky., she was the daughter of the late David W. and Dora Beverly Smith Justice.
She was also preceded in death by husband, Glen Coleman Sr.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Little Sarah Regular Baptist Church, Mullins, Ky.
Survivors: sons, Robert H. Coleman, Independence, Ky., Earl T. Coleman, Albion, Mich., Harold D. Coleman, Bucyrus, Ohio, and Bill, Levi G., and Glen Coleman Jr., all of Pikeville; daughters, Katherine Caudill, Leesburg, N.C., Odell Hannenberg, Sun City, Ariz., Evaleane Stamper, Pikeville, Ruth Gardner, Albion, Mich., Sue Pugh, Richmond, Ky.; and 31 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren, several great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral: 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 28, 1999, J.W. Call and Son Funeral Home, with Bradley Billiter and Orban May officiating.
Burial: Coleman Cemetery, Broadbottom, Ky.
Active Pallbearers: Lonnie, Levi G., Joseph D., and Harold D. Coleman, Claude, Terry, and Danny Stamper, and Paul D., Jeffrey, and 
Darwin R. Stanley.
Visitation: today at the funeral home with services at 7 p.m.

Jaclyn Adkins
Jaclyn Suzanne Adkins, 19, of Chattaroy, died Wednesday, May 5, 1999, at Williamson Memorial Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Born May 31, 1979, in South Williamson, Ky., she was the daughter of Monzola Robert and Judy Bowens Adkins of Chattaroy.
She was preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Lucian and Georgia Bowens.
She was a 1997 graduate of Williamson High School where she was a member of the National Honor Society, Hi-Y, Co-ed and Eagle's Nest program. She was presently enrolled in the respiratory therapy program at Mayo Technical College, Paintsville, Ky. She was a member of the Health Occupation Students Association and earned a nurse's aide certificate while still a high school student. Jaclyn was set to graduate on May 26 and planned to pursue further education in her chosen field. She was of the Protestant faith.
Survivors in addition to her parents, paternal grandmother, Creasy Adkins, Chattaroy; brother J.R. Adkins, Chattaroy; popular among area youth, she leaves a host of special friends.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Saturday, May 8, 1999, Weaver Mortuary Chapel, with Minister David Smith officiating.
Burial: Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher.
Pallbearers: friends and members of her WHS graduating class.
Visitation: 6-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with special services at 7 p.m.

Emma Leonard 
Emma Wilson Leonard, 94, of Williamson, died at 4:10 a.m. Wednesday, May 5, 1999, at the Mingo Manor Nursing Home, Williamson following a lengthy illness.
Born Jan. 30, 1905, at Christiansburg, Va., she was a daughter of the late Jerry and Susie Wilson.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Logan Street First Baptist Church, which she joined in 1913. She was the oldest living member of the church. In appreciation of her life-long service, she was presented an honorary plaque.
Graduating from Deboise High School, she attended Bennett College, a prestigious school for young ladies for two years.
She was married to the late Oscar Leonard on Jan. 30, 1923. To this union two children were born: Alvin Leonard of Joseph Ave., Williamson and the late Covell Leonard Phipps.
She leaves to mourn her loss one son, Alvin Leonard, a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren and friends.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Saturday, May 8, 1999, at the Logan Street First Baptist Church with the Rev. Gerald Dotson officiating.
Burial: Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher.
Pallbearers and flower girls: family and church members.
Visitation: 7-8 p.m. Friday, May 7, at the church.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky.

Dewey Mitchell 
Dewey "Cub" Mitchell, 65, of Straight Fork, Newtown, died Thursday, May 6, 1999, in Williamson Memorial Hospital.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Chambers Funeral Home, Matewan.

Irene N. Hopkins 
Irene Nicole Hopkins, 12, of Pikeville, Ky., died Thursday, May 6, 1999, in Pikeville Methodist Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Born Oct. 11, 1986, at Pike County, she was the daughter of Darlene Hayes Hopkins of Pikeville and the late James G. "Jimmy" Hopkins.
She was a student at Millard Grade School.
Survivors in addition to her mother, half-sister, Marlena Lynn Justice; grandmothers, Irene Hayes and Rushie M. Hopkins; grandfathers, Harrison Hayes and James C. Hopkins.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Sunday, May 9, 1999, Upper Grapevine Church of Christ, Phyllis, Ky., with Howard Pugh and Willie Abshire officiating.
Burial: Annie E. Young Cemetery.
Pallbearers: family and friends.
Visitation: Friday and Saturday with special services at 7 p.m.

James G. Hopkins 
James G. "Jimmy" Hopkins, 34, of Pikeville, Ky., died Thursday, May 6, 1999, at Pikeville Methodist Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Born Sept. 13, 1964, at South Gate, Calif., he was a son of James Carlos and Rushie Blackburn Hopkins.
He was preceded in death by daughter, Irene Nicole Hopkins.
He was a dispatcher, tank and line tester for Coleman Oil Company.
Survivors in addition to his parents, wife, Darlene Hayes Hopkins; daughter, Marlene Lynn Justice of the home; brother, Ricky Allen Hopkins, Shelbiana, Ky.; sister, Carla Renee Slone, Shelbiana.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Sunday, May 9, 1999, Upper Grapevine Church of Christ, Phyllis, Ky., with Howard Pugh and Willie Abshire officiating.
Burial: Annie E. Young Cemetery.
Pallbearers: family and friends.
Visitation: Friday and Saturday with special services at 7 p.m.

Francis L. Reed 
Francis Lina Reed, 54, of Philadelphia, Penn., died Sunday, May 2, 1999, at Temple University, Philadelphia.
She was the daughter of the late Henry and Grace Towles.
She was a 1960 graduate of Belfry High School and a member of Emmanuel United Methodist Church.
Survivors: daughter, Janice Towles, Lexington, Ky.; sons, Kevin and Curtis Reed and Jason Jones, all of Philadelphia; sisters, Henrietta Smith and Margaret Towles, both of Philadelphia, Mildred Terry, Fort Washington, Md., Gladys Baker and Elaine Jackson, both of Williamson; and eight grandchildren.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Saturday, May 8, 1999, at Emmanuel Methodist Church, Philadelphia, with the Rev. Frederick Douglas, Jr., officiating.
Burial: Mt. Peace Cemetery, Philadelphia.
This obituary is courtesy of Gregory Funeral Home, Williamson.

Ruby I. Bryant 
Ruby Irene Bryant, 45, of Robinson Creek, Ky., died Wednesday, May 5, 1999, at her residence. 
Born August 3, 1953, at Jelico, Tenn., she was a daughter of the late Earl and Pearlie Carter Bryant..
She was a homemaker.
Survivors: sons, Rodney Bryant, Robinson Creek, Roy Bryant Jr., Peru, Ind.; daughter, Robin Coleman, Colorado Springs, Colo.; brothers, Delbert, Robert, and Albert Bryant, all of Whitley City, Ky.; sisters, Earnie Cooper, Whitley City, Orpha Miller, Corbin, Ky.; and two grandchildren.
Funeral: 9 a.m., Saturday, May 8, 1999, Robinson Creek Old Regular Baptist Church
Burial: Taylor Ridge Cemetery, Whitley City, Ky.
Visitation: today at the church with services at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of R.S. Jones and Son Funeral Home, Virgie Chapel

Lassie Phillips 
Lassie Phillips, 88, of Kimper, Ky., died Thursday, May 6, 1999, at her residence.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Justice Funeral Services, Justice Chapel.

Bob Elswick 
Bob Elswick, 56, of Dandridge, Tenn., formerly of Pike County, Ky., died Wednesday, May 5, 1999, in Cocke Co. Baptist Hospital, Newport, following a long illness.
He was a member of the Hills Union United Methodist Church, the Elks Club, Mason, Shriner and Kentucky Colonel. He was a retired preparation manager for Bell Co. Coal Co.
Survivors: wife, Ruth Elswick, Dandridge; daughter, Belinda Elswick, Dandridge; stepchildren, Mike Madlom, Union, Ky., Kim Madlom, Thomaston, Ga.; sister, Billie Lynn; brother, Steve Elswick, Pikeville, Ky.; and two grandchildren.
Funeral: 8 p.m. Friday, May 7, 1999, at Farrar Funeral Home, Dandridge.
Burial: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Visitation: 6-8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.

Lula Chapman
Lula Cunningham Chapman, 102, of Rawl, passed away Sunday, Nov. 7, 1999, in Mingo County Manor Nursing Home.
Born Jan. 1,1897, in Greenup County, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Edward and Rebecca Blair Cunningham.
She was preceded in death by: husband, Babe Chapman; infant daughter, Tressie Chapman; brothers, Charlie, George, William and Robert Cunningham; and sisters, Jane Thompson, Jessie Scott and Edna Mae Copley. 
She was a loyal member of the Church of God and always encouraged everyone she met to go to church. She worked as a care giver, homemaker, and devoted her life to supporting and being a witness for the church.
Survivors: nephews and nieces, Reford and Lee Scott, Nell, James, Diane, George, Jack, Betty, Paul, William and Geneva Cunningham, Joyce Norris, Lorraine James, Curtis and Eugene Thompson, Florence Miller, Betty Sisco, Juanita Downs, Lucille Roop, Elmer, Billie and Jeff Copley.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, 1999, at Chafin Funeral Home, Delbarton, with the Rev. Earl Coleman officiating.
Burial: Varney Cemetery, Ragland.

Artha Smith
Artha "Tootsie" Smith, 72, of Goodman Manor, Williamson, died Monday, Nov. 8, 1999, in Williamson Appalachian Regional Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility, South Williamson, Ky. 
Born Feb. 21, 1927, in Pike County, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Ken and Elzie Curry Reed.
She was also preceded in death by brothers, Sidney, Toy and Bill Reed.
She was a homemaker. She formerly worked for the Chrysler Corp. in Michigan, and was a member of the Regular Baptist Church. 
Survivors: son, Albert (Judy) Smith, Lenior City, Tenn.; brothers, Leroy and G.C. Reed, both of Turkey Creek, Ky.; sisters, Goldie Webb, Rebecca Runyon and Frances Lockard, all of Turkey Creek, Mary Cockran, Williamson, Salie Mullins, Minford, Ohio; grandchildren, Dawn, Joshua and Amie Smith; and great-grandchildren, Anastasia Fribourg and Aubree June Smith.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, 1999, at Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky., with Regular Baptist ministers officiating.
Burial: Reed Cemetery, Turkey Creek.
Pallbearers: family and friends.
Visitation: after 6 p.m. tonight at the funeral home with service at 7 p.m.

Nicodemus Smith
Nicodemus "Nick" Smith, 82, died Sunday, Nov. 7, 1999.
Survivors: wife, Florence Burley Cleary Smith; son John Cleary; brothers, H.D., Emmit, Morris, Lavasco and James Smith; sisters, Lydia Thompson, Kathy Mazzilla, Nell Maynard and Marcell Smith; and three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren.
Funeral: noon Wednesday, Nov. 10, 1999, at Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Hilton.
Visitation: 11 a.m. today at the funeral home.
This obituary is a courtesy of Justice Funeral Services, Pikeville, Ky.

Paul Blackburn
Paul Blackburn, 51, of Pikeville, Ky., died Monday, Nov. 8, 1999, in Pikeville Methodist Hospital, Pikeville, Ky. 
Born Jan. 10, 1948, he was a son of Ruby Tomblin of Pikeville and the late James Blackburn.
He was in retail sale, member of the Masonary Lodge, Shriners and Main Street Church of Christ.
Survivors in addition to his mother: sons, Jason Blackburn, Mt. Sterling, Ky., Corey and Clay Rashella, both of Pikeville; daughters, Debbie Moore, Apex, N.C. Donna Jordan, Holden Beach, S.C., Rhonda Jackson and Regina Sword, both of Pikeville; stepbrother, Robert Tomblin, Lexington, Ky.; and 11 grandchildren.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, 1999, at Justice Funeral Services, Justice Chapel, Pikeville, with James Farley officiating.
Burial: Blackburn Cemetery, Raccoon.
Pallbearers: family and friends.
Visitation: at the funeral home with service at 7 p.m. tonight.

Pauline Willis Fugh, 65, of Fedscreek, Ky., died Sunday, Nov. 7, 1999, in Pikeville Methodist Hospital, Pikeville, Ky. 
Born Aug. 27, 1934, at Ironton, Ohio, she was a daughter of Viola Whennen Willis of Ironton, and the late Robert Newton.
She was also preceded in death by: husband, Clark Pugh; and Eddie Willis.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors in addition to her mother: stepsons, Howard Clark Pugh, Phyllis, Ky., James Elzer, Feds Creek, Ky.; stepdaughter, Betty Waughtel, Ocala, Fla.; brothers, Paul Willis, Ironton, Donald Willis, Zanesville, Ohio, and Richard Willis, Gallion, Ohio; sisters, Roberta Boles, Sullivan, Ohio, Janice Lou Labor, Ashland, Ky., Janet Sue Payne, Richwood, Ohio, Dorothy Rucker, Ironton, and Lola Daniels, Marion, Ohio; and eight step-grandchildren, eight step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, 1999, at Bailey Funeral Home, Elkhorn City, Ky., with Ministers Buddy Hall, Harold Hensley and Willie Abshire officiating.
Burial: Blackburn Family Cemetery, Phyllis, Ky.
Visitation: at the funeral home.

Julia R. Hatfield
Julia R. Hatfield, 78, of Virginia Va., died Sept. 29, 1999, at Norfolk, Va.
She had retired as a county school supervisor for Mingo County and was of the Presbyterian faith.
Survivors: husband, Harry C. Hatfield, Virginia Beach; daughter, Marky Strother; and a grandchild.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Altmeyer Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, Va.

June Venturino
June Vivian Virse Venturino, died at her home after a long illness on November 9, 1999.
Born July 3, 1924, in Floyd County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Dola and Pansy Fraley Virse. She grew up in Hardy, Kentucky and attended Belfry High School.
On July 28, 1940, she married Leo J. Venturino who preceded her in death on June 11, 1979. Together they owned and operated Collections, Inc., a business in Williamson, West Virginia.
She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Williamson since the mid-1950s. She was a member of the Episcopal Church Women and was several times elected to her church's Vestry.
In her later years she enjoyed traveling to the Holy Land, Greece, and Egypt with her church group. She also enjoyed visiting her son in both Montana and Texas.
She spent her life devoted to creating a warm home atmosphere for her children and grandchild, and will be sorely missed by them.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brother, the Reverend James R. Virse of Belfry, Ky.
Her survivors are daughter Judy Venturino Brown of Williamson, son Mike Venturino of Livingston, Montana, and granddaughter Amanda Brown of Lexington, Kentucky.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 11, 1999, at 11:00 a.m., at the St. Paul's Episcopal Church, with Father Joseph Mackov officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening, November 10, 1999, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Weaver Mortuary, West Williamson. 
Burial will be at Mt. View Memory Gardens, Maher, WV
Pallbearers: Gary Venturino, Gary Thompson, Rusty Thompson, John Smith, Graham Smith, Fred Morgan.
In lieu of flowers the family requests a donation be made to Dignity Hospice of Southern West Virginia, Inc., P.O. Box 4304, Chapmanville, WV. 25508

Peggy Thompson
Peggy Ann Herald Thompson, 69, of Chattaroy, died Tuesday, Nov. 9, 1999, in Williamson Memorial Hospital.
Born Oct. 2, 1930 at Williamson, she was a daughter of the late Andrew Herald and Callie Lowe Herald.
She was also preceded in death by husband, Charles "Buck" Thompson; brother, Lafayette Herald; sister, Betty Gail Herald.
She was a homemaker and a member of Old Pond Primitive Baptist Church, Huddy, Ky.
Survivors: daughter, Deborah Young; son, Garland "Rabbit" Thompson both of Williamson; Larry Herald, Charleston; and a grandchild.
Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday, November 11, 1999 at Weaver Mortuary, Williamson.
Burial: Mountain View Memory Gardens, Maher.
Visitation: 6-9 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 10, at the funeral home.

Evert Vinson
Evert Vinson, 74, of Ragland, died Tuesday, Nov. 9, 1999 in the Williamson Memorial Hospital.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Chafin Funeral Home, Delbarton.

Howard Marcum
Howard Marcum, 58, of Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Lovely, Ky., died Tuesday, Nov. 9,1999. at Grant Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio.
Funeral: 2 p.m. Friday, Nov.12, 1999 at Oppy Church of God.
Burial: Goff Cemetery, Nolan, Ky.
Visitation: after 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, 1999 at the church.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Richmond Callaham Funeral Home.

Frances Lowe
Frances Hope Lowe, 83, of Hatfield, Ky., died Tuesday Nov. 9, 1999, at her residence.
Born Aug. 2, 1916, in Pike Co., Ky., she was a daughter of the late Melvin B. and Carrie Stepp Romans.
She was also preceded in death by brother, Leonard Romans; sisters, Alice Stepp and Jane Hankins.
She was a homemaker and a member of Mary Elizabeth Old Regular Baptist Church.
Survivors: husband, Woodrow Lowe, Hatfield, Ky.; son, Danny Woodrow Lowe, Prestonsburg, Ky.; daughter, Jamice Hope Blackburn, Hatfield, Ky.; brother, Kermit Romans, Hatfield, Ky.; sister, Lena Bevins, Pikeville, Ky.; grandchildren, Tammy Faye Hope, Brandon Lowe, James Michael Blackburn, Joshua Lowe, and Kate Lowe.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12, 1999, at Mary Elizabeth Old Regular Baptist Church, with Elders, Bobby Scott, David Crigger, and Lacy Walters officiating.
Burial: Lowe Cemetery, Swinge Camp Branch, Hatfield, Ky.
Pallbearers: family and friends.
Visitation: after 7 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home with service at 7 p.m.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Hatfield Funeral Home, Toler.

Aretta Workman
Aretta Clark Smith Workman, 53, of Turkey Creek, Ky., died Tuesday, Nov. 9, 1999, at Appalachian Regional Hospital.
Born May 12, 1946, at Turkey Creek, Ky., she was a daughter of Arthur and Elsie Scalf Clark. 
She was also preceded in death by sister, Shelby Jean Clark, first husband, Robert Smith; brothers, James Foster, Kenneth Arthur, and Billy Clark.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors: sons, Robert Mitchell Smith, Forest Hills, Ky., David Eugene Smith, Mauldien, S.C.; brother, David Harold (Carol) Clark, Piqua, Ohio; sisters, Wanda (Rex) Horton, Williamson, Gail (Jack) Varney, Forest Hills, Ky.; grandchildren, Steven, Ryan, Kandi Lynn, and Shawn David Smith; very special aunt, Oma Lou Williamson; and a host of nieces, nephews, and special friends.
Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, 1999, at Rogers Funeral Home with Allen Shouse and Mike Kohari officiating.
Burial: Clark Cemetery, Johns Creek, Ky. 
Pallbearers: family and friends.
Visitation: 6 p.m. today, at the funeral home.

Price Phariss
Price Phariss, 91, formerly of Phelps, Ky., died Monday, Nov. 8, 1999, at the New Life Hospice Center in Amherst, Ohio.
Born Sept. 2, 1908, in Glen Cove, Texas, he was a son of the late Jim and Mary Brown Phariss.
He was also preceded in death by wife, Frances Phariss; four brothers and three sisters.
He was a retired coal miner for Kentland and Elkhorn Coal Corp., member of UMWA and a member of Peter Creek Presbyterian Church, Phelps.
Survivors: daughter, Pam Allen, Amherst, Ohio; sons, Roy Hatfield Jr., Phelps, Ky., Winfred Hatfield, Xenia, Ohio, and Graydon Reedy of Nashville, Tenn.; sister, Jewel Mittle, Visalia, Calif.; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, 1999, at R. S. Jones Funeral Home, Phelps Chapel, with the Rev. Dewitt Furrow officiating.
Visitation: after 6 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home with service at 7 p.m.

Bobby Hurt II
Bobby Gene Hurt II, 48, of Pikeville, Ky., died Friday, Feb. 4, 2000, in Pikeville.
Born Aug. 12, 1951, at Pike County, Ky., he was a son of Betty Thompson Hurt and the late Bob Hurt.
He was Director of new car sales at Bruce Walters Ford.
Survivors in addition to his mother: wife, Tammie Rankin Hurt; son, Joseph Connor Hurt; daughter, Katherine MaCall Hurt; brothers, Jeffery Hurt, Daytona Beach, Fla., Fred Hurt, Lakeworth, Fla.; sisters, Melanie Savidge, Atlantis, Fla., Mary Leigh Zahn, Wellington, Fla.
Funeral: 12 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2000 at J.W. Call Funeral Home, with Paul Badgett and Sam Crawford officiating.
Burial: Bent Ridge Cemetery, Meta.
Pallbearers: Frank Ramsey, Loren Williams, Keith Hall, Ronald Hall, Teddy Colley, Stuart Vance, and Jimmy Blair.
Visitation: after 6:30 p.m. today at the chapel and Monday from 12 p.m.- 9 p.m.

Luther Adkins 
Luther "Duke" Adkins, 45, of Freeburn, Ky., died Friday, Feb. 4, 2000 in Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston.
Born Jan. 7, 1955 at Matewan, he was a son of the late Ira Adkins and Kelsie Adkins Slone.
He was also preceded in death by son Raymond Lee; brothers, Ira and Jimmy Adkins; Verlis Edward Dotson.
Survivors: sons, Jamie Thorpe, South Carolina; and Keith Ramey, Pikeville, Ky.; daughters, Rayona Adkins, and Deanna Lafay Adkins, both of Freeburn, Ky., and Latasha Ramey, Pikeville, Ky.; brothers, Clell Adkins, McCarr, Ky., and Bill Adkins, Phelps, Ky.; sisters, Betty Jo White, McCarr, Ky., Exie Faye Rowe, Freeburn, Ky., Essie Mae Daniels, Freeburn, Ky., Nolean Wolford, and Irene Fields, both of McCarr, Ky.; and a grandson.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 7, 2000 at Pentecostal Tabernacle In Jesus' Name Church, with Ronnie Wolford and Hobert McCoy officiating.
Burial: Anderson Hatfield Cemetery, McCarr, Ky.
Pallbearers: family and friends.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Phelps Funeral Services, Phelps, Ky.

Mac Hall 
Mae Hatcher Hall, 87, of Marrowbone, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2000 in Williamson Memorial Hospital.
Born May 30, 1912 at Mingo County, she was the daughter of the late Van and Sally Hatcher.
She was also preceded in death by husband, John Hall.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors: sons, Richard Hall, Columbus, Ohio, John F. Hall, Logan, and David Hall, Delbarton; daughters, Kathleen Marcum, Irene Brewer, and Marcinia Jean Runyon all of Kermit, Mary Lee Marcum, Columbus, Ohio, and Ella Mae Maynard, Warfield, Ky.; 33 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2000 at Rosetown Church with Paul Romans officiating.
Burial: Newsome Ridge.
Visitation: after 4 p.m. today, at the church.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Richmond Callaham Funeral Home, Inez, Ky.

Jerry Tucker 
Jerry Tucker, 59, of Red Creek, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2000 at his residence.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Thacker Memorial Funeral Home, Pikeville, Ky.



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