Deborah Marie Perry, 57 of Marrowbone, KY passed away Saturday November 30, 2013 at her residence. Deborah was a retired CNA. She enjoyed her job and loved the residents. Deborah was born December 6, 1955 to the late Walter Sturm and Gloria Eisberner Sturm. Besides her parents she was also preceded in death by her husband James Clifford Perry and one son Justin Sturm. Deborah is survived by one daughter Danielle (Mike) Holland of Poorbottom, KY; two sisters, Denice Porter of Hellier, KY and Gayle Sturm of Chicago, IL; and one brother Brain Sturm of Williamson, WV. Deborah is also survived byone niece Gloria Sturm and one nephew Brian (Kacie) Sturm as well as her grandchildren Mark Holland, Luke Holland and Alex Sturm. She will be missed by a host of family and friends.
Joshua Allen Harrison, 18 months, of Haysi, VA passed away Saturday November 30, 2013 at Niswonger Children’s Hospital, Johnson City, TN. Visitation will be held Monday December 2nd at the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel. Friends may call after 6:00 PM. Services will begin nightly at 7:00 PM with Ray Sayers and Plennie Sawyers officiating. The funeral will be conducted Wednesday December 4th at 11:00 AM from the chapel. Burial will follow at Charles & Deel Cemetery, Russell Prater, VA.
Joshua was survived by his parents Zachary Ryan Harrison of Mouthcard, KY and Brittany Marie Griffith of Haysi, VA; two sisters Anna Marie Griffith and Summer Nicolo Harrison both of Haysi, VA; his paternal grandmother, Vanessa Rose Ramey of Feds Creek, KY and his maternal grandparents, Glena Griffith of Haysi, VA and Michael Griffith of Florida.
Opal Rose Mullins, 90 of Elkhorn City, KY passed away Saturday November 30, 2013 at Pikeville Medical Center. Visitation will be held Sunday December 1st at the original Bailey Funeral Home Chapel. Friends may call after 6:00 PM. The funeral will be conducted Monday December 2nd at 11:00 AM from the chapel with Jim Ed Belcher officiating. Burial will follow at Johnson Memorial Park, Pikeville, KY.
Opal was born June 28, 1923 to the late Albert Rose and Bethana Woods Rose. Besides her parents Opal was preceded in death by her husband Virgil Mullins and four siblings; Onsby Rose, Alvin Rose, Oma Rose and Arlin Rose and one grandchild Taz Mullins. Opal is survived by three children; Ronnie Lee Mullins of Bean Station, TN, Retha Ann Belcher and Kathy Mullins both of Elkhorn City, KY. She is also survived by nine grandchildren; Tracy Potter, Trena Rasnick, Cassandra Collins, Brooke Kirk, Ronnie Dale Mullins, Mike Mullins, Barbara Bartley, Jamie Mullins and Stephanie Mullins and 16 great grandchildren; Colby Chase Potter, Tiara Potter, Kyler Rasnick, Bryson Collins, Emily Kirk, Logan Kirk, Audrey Mullins, Dale Mullins, Hillary Mullins, Aaron Mullins, Kaci Rae Mullins, Jodi Mullins, Kodi Mullins, Kaylee Mullins, Kylie Mullins and Austin Mullins.
Lori Ann Looney, 28 of Elkhorn City, KY passed away Saturday November 30, 2013 at Pikeville Medical Center. Visitation will be held Sunday December 1st after 6:00 PM at the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel. The funeral will be conducted Monday December 2nd at 2:00 PM from the chapel. Burial will follow at Dow Brooks Cemetery, Draffin, KY.
Lori was born June 20, 1985 to Michael Gordon Looney and Sherry Lynn Williamson Wilson. Lori was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents Gordon and Donna Looney, her maternal grandparents Garrett and Joyce Williamson as well as a host of aunts, uncles and cousins.
Brenda “Sis” Price Rose 67 of Marrowbone, KY passed away Friday November 29, 2013 at her residence. Visitation will be held Sunday Dec. 1st at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church Wolfpit, KY. Friends may call after 6:00 PM. Services will begin nightly at 7:00 PM with Dewey Ratliff, Jimmy Dale Sanders, Mike Ramsey and others officiating. The funeral will be conducted Tuesday December 3rd at 1:00 PM from the church. Burial will follow at W.H. Coleman Cemetery, Wolfpit, KY.
Sis was born July 25, 1946 to the late Lawson Ratliff and Ruth Coleman Ratliff. Besides her parents Sis was preceded in death by two sons; James Barry Price and Lloyd Harold “Macky” Bullock and one daughter Vonda Karyl Price. She was also preceded in death by three siblings; Helen Ratliff, Wendell Ratliff and Terry Ratliff. Sis is survived by one daughter Wendy Corder of Pikeville, KY and three siblings Dewey Ratliff, Charles “Buck” Ratliff and Janet Justice as well as three grandchildren.
Phillis F. Bennett, 71 of Elkhorn City passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 at Grand Strand Medical Center. Phillis was born May 19, 1942 at Zebulon, KY to the late George Ford and Susan Mullins Ford. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, James Bennett. Phillis is survived by two daughters, Suzette Lakin of Knoxville, TN and Dondra Turner of Elkhorn City. She is also survived by four grandchildren. A memorial service is scheduled for Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 2:00PM at the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel.
James Donal “Jim” Freeman, 62 of Steele, KY passed away Sunday, November 24, 2013 at his residence. Jim was born November 22, 1951 at Steele to the late Donnie Freeman and Garnett Justice Freeman. Jim is survived by his wife, Kathy Fields Freeman, two sons, Jimmy Freeman of Columbia, TN and Jesse Freeman of Steele and one granddaughter, Holly Freeman. Visitation will be after 6:00PM Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 at the Mt. View Church of Christ, Lick Creek, KY. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 at 2:00PM from the church. Entombment will be at the J U Thacker Mausoleum, Shelbiana, KY.
Ethelene Bishop, 73 of Mouthcard, KY passed away Thursday November 21, 2013 at Pikeville Medical Center. Visitation will be held Sunday November 24rd after 6:00 PM at the Bailey Funeral Home. Services will begin at 7:00 PM with Ray Sawyers and Plennie Gale Sawyers. The funeral will be conducted Monday November 25th at 2:00 PM. Burial will follow at Hackney Cemetery, Mouthcard, KY. Ethelene is survived by her husband Bobby Clay Bishop, one son; Bobby Keith Bishop, and one daughter; Meranda Bishop all of Mouthcard, three brothers; Johnny Williams, Phillip Williams, and Steve Williams all of Crockett, KY, two sisters Dottie McGraw and Sandra Allen both of Adrain MI, four grandchildren and four great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one brother; Jimmy Williams and one sister Maxine Whitt as well as her parents Clinard and Inez (Good) Williams.
Todd Martin, 32 of Draffin, KY. passed away Friday November 22, 2013. Visitation will be held Sunday November 24th after 6:00 PM at the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel. The funeral will be conducted Monday November, 25th at 12:00 noon from the chapel. Burial will follow at Dow Brooks Cemetery, Draffin, KY. Todd is survived by his parents Greg Martin and Johnda Rose Martin of Draffin, KY and two sisters; Kristen Sparkman and Leah Martin both of Draffin, KY.
Blake R. Little 72 of Hellier, KY passed away Wednesday November 20, 2013 at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Randy was preceded in death by his parents Oscar Little and Eva Rowe Little three siblings; Florine Murphy, Vernon “Brownie” Little and Curtis Eugene Little. Blake is survived by two brothers; Bobby Little of Lookout, KY. and Billy Little of Hellier, KY. Visitation will be held Friday Nov. 22, 2013 at the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel. Friends may call after 6:00 P.M. Services will be conducted at 7:00 P.M. with Richard Gibson officiating. The funeral will be conducted Sat. November 23, 2013 at 12:00 noon from the chapel. Burial will follow at the Cook Cemetery, Ashcamp, KY.