BIG SANDY NEWS OBITUARIES

January - June 1998



last updated January 20, 2000


The following is a list of obituaries from the Big Sandy News of Louisa, Lawrence County, Kentucky. They are listed chronologically by date of the newspaper. Those obituaries which I have included in their entirety will have a hyperlink to the corresponding page! If you do not find the complete obituary you need, just e-mail me and I'll be glad to look it up for you. Please keep in mind that all material is in the Public Domain and I am providing this information for personal, non-commerical use ONLY.


BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, January 7, 1998

BOWLING, William S. "Bill" b. Jun 3, 1930 d. Dec 24, 1997 spouse: Rozellen Bowling parents: William H. & Josie Bowling (dec.)

BOYD, Curtis Ray b. Dec 29, 1997 d. Dec 29, 1997 spouse: NA parents: Charles Boyd & Edith Wiley

MAYHAN, Challie "Chat" b. Aug 16, 1920 d. Dec 28, 1997 spouse: Lillian Mayhan (dec.) parents: Ernest Mayhan & Chloe Blanton (dec.)

BURCHETTE, Brenda Kay b. Jun 22, 1966 d. Jan 1, 1998 spouse: none shown parents: Ernestine Newsome (dec.) & Eugene Burchette

SUNDERLAND, Mary Victoria BRANHAM THORNBERRY b. Jul 20, 1911 d. Jan 2,1998 spouse: William "Red" Thornsberry (dec.); Raymond Sunderland (dec.) parents: Thomas Branham & Izela Lycans (dec.)

COPLEY, Robert Jack b. Nov 2, 1935 d. Jan 3, 1998 spouse: Sherry St. Clair parents: Thomas Jackson Copley (dec.) & Stella Fluty

KIDD, Ima Jean CASE b. Dec 18, 1942 d. Jan 2, 1998 spouse: F. B. Kidd parents: John Morgan Case & Essie Parsons

JOHNSON, Adamae WOOTEN b. Jul 13, 1914 d. Jan 3, 1998 spouse: Charley Johnson (dec.) parents: Edward Wooten & Berta Nunley (dec.)

HUGHES, Mexia F. b. Aug 18, 1905 d. Jan 5, 1998 spouse: none shown parents: David Clark Hughes & Emma Curnutte (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, January 14, 1998

COX, Manly Ford b. no shown d. Jan 2, 1998 spouse: Angeline Martina parents: not shown

BELCHER, Hoyt Von b. May 8, 1915 d. Jan 12, 1998 spouse: none shown parents: Elihu Belcher & Josephine Wilson (dec.)

THOMPSON, Charles Edward b. Sep 30, 1927 d. Jan 9, 1998 spouse: Wanda Triplett parents: Willie Thompson & Anna McDowell (dec.)

COPLEY, Robert Jack b. Nov 2, 1935 d. Jan 3, 1998 spouse: Sherry St. Clair parents: Thomas Jackson Copley (dec.) & Stella Fluty

MOORE, Herman G. b. Aug 1, 1926 d. Jan 6, 1998 spouse: Bessie Lee Workman parents: Dr. R. C. Moore & Annie Vanhorn (dec.)

JONES, Elliott "Coke" Jr. b. Mar 15, 1923 d. Jan 8, 1998 spouse: none shown parents: Elliott "Coke" Jones, Sr. & Sarah Kate Allison (dec.)

SOUSA, Bertie Faye PETERS b. Jan 15, 1940 d. Dec 29, 1997 spouse: not shown parents: not shown

WELLMAN, Wandine CAIN b. Aug 17, 1925 d. Jan 9, 1998 spouse: Paul Wellman parents: Victor Cain & Ethel McGinty (dec.)

COOKSEY, Dalton b. Nov 28, 1934 d. Jan 6, 1998 spouse: none shown parents: Willard Cooksey & Emma Hutchinson (dec.)

BOWEN, Emory b. Feb 2, 1911 d. Jan 11, 1998 spouse: none shown parents: John Music & Nan Bowen (dec.)

COATES, Frank b. (not shown) age 89 d. Jan 13, 1998 spouse: none shown parents: not shown; arrangements are incomplete at this time



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, January 21, 1998

DeBOARD, Doris Irene b. Nov 9, 1945 d. Jan 13, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Roscoe DeBoard & Minnie McKenzie (dec.)

COATES, Franklin Vernon b. Aug 5, 1908 d. Jan 13, 1998 spouse: Virgie Creech parents: Edward & Margaret Coates (dec.)

THOMPSON, Georgia MOORE b. Aug 30, 1912 d. Jan 19, 1998 spouse: Stroad Thompson (dec.) parents: Thomas Moore & Emma McCommis



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, January 28, 1998

COLLINS, Rilda WILSON b. Mar 25, 1918 d. Jan 23, 1998 spouse: Clifford Collins (dec.) parents: Millard Jackson Wilson & Matie Matilda Akers (dec.)

YOUNG, Robert Ezra b. Nov 29, 1938 d. Jan 24, 1998 spouse: Sandra Damron parents: Mark Young, Sr. & Emma Heissam (dec.)

KITCHEN, Shirley M. ADAMS b. (age 85) d. Jan 23, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: Rube Adams & Rebeckah Holbrook (dec.)

WALLACE, Elwood E. b. Jan 13, 1923 d. Jan 25, 1998 spouse: Grace Shannon parents: Laban E. Wallace & Roxie Bradley (dec.)

JENNINGS, Ruth COPLEY b. Aug 31, 1918 d. Jan 25, 1998 spouse: James C. Jennings (dec.) parents: John Copley & Minnie Bryant (dec.)

MAYNARD, James Otto b. Nov 4, 1926 d. Jan 19, 1998 spouse: Martha Maynard (dec.) parents: Alvis & Jessie Maynard (dec.)

COLLINS, Opal J. LYONS b. Sep 14, 1930 d. Jan 18, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: Harvey Lyon & Mary Liddie Hughes (dec.)

MARSHALL, Elizabeth "Betty" BURTON b. (age 64) d. Jan 15, 1998 spouse: Willard Marshall parents: Raymond & Maude Burton

GEORGE, Gary Marie b. Mar 17, 1920 d. Jan 25, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Ed George & Irma Hayes (dec.)

HAMMOND, Gordon b. Mar 1, 1916 d. Jan 26, 1998 spouse: Deloris Cook parents: Jay Hammond & Nannie Hargis (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, February 4, 1998

PRESLEY, Harmie b. Nov 2, 1924 d. Jan 31, 1998 spouse: Norma Hughes (dec.) parents: John Presley & Ida Ball (dec.)

TILSON, Emily Frances CRUTCHER b. Dec 8, 1907 d. Jan 30, 1998 spouse: William Tilson (dec.) parents: John Breckridge Crutcher & Rose Castle (dec.)

MILAM, Mildred "Marty" PAULEY b. Jul 11, 1945 d. Jan 27, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: John H. Pauley & Mary Blackburn (dec.)

WELLMAN, Madelene LYCAN b. Sep 24, 1922 d. Jan 28, 1998 spouse: Braddy Wellman (dec.) parents: Zenas Lycan & Jennie Mae Rowe (dec.)

HAGAMAN, George Brad b. Feb 17, 1954 d. Jan 29, 1998 spouse: Karen Castle parents: George Hagaman & Jean Preston

SHAW, Mamie Lucille MARSHALL b. Mar 8, 1914 d. Feb 2, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: John M. Marshall & Bula E. McBurke (dec.)

CASTLE, Zelda M. b. Sep 19, 1926 d. Jan 31, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Thomas Castle & Cora O'Brian (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, February 11, 1998

MOORE, Sarah b. Mar 1, 1916 d. Feb 8,1998 Spouse: Kermit Moore (dec.) parents: Lindsey Moore & Martha Cordle (dec.)

HARDWICK, Scott F. b. Jul 11, 1935 d. Feb 9, 1998 spouse: Rebecca Webb parents: George W. Hardwick & Rosa Crace (dec.)

FAIRCHILD, Roger B. b. age 63 d. Feb 2,1998 spouse: Jean Fairchild parents: not listed

GRIFFITH, Forest Allen b. Sep 15, 1962 d. Feb 9, 1998 spouse: Ruth Cordle parents: Harmon Griffith & Jessie Barker

THOMPSON, Paul b. Feb 20, 1916 d. Feb 7, 1998 spouse: Garnet Elkins (dec.) parents: George Allen Thompson & Alma Justice (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, February 18, 1998

WEBB, Samuel E. b. Aug 8, 1925 d. Feb 10, 1998 spouse: Ethel Sparks parents: William Neal Webb & Nancy Justice (dec.)

HACKER, Nancy E. SAMMONS b. Oct 18, 1912 d. Feb 13, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Charles Sammons & Mary Coburn (dec.)

SKAGGS, Joseph Luther b. Mar 26, 1913 d. Feb 12, 1998 spouse: Grettie Skaggs (dec.) parents: John H. Skaggs & Laura Bell Estep (dec.)

BELCHER, Samuel Sanford b. Jul 15, 1907 d. Feb 11, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Elihue Belcher & Josephine Wilson n(dec.)

BELCHER, E. P. "Pete" b. Oct 21, 1917 d. Feb 12, 1998 spouse: Roberta Peters parents: Elihue Belcher & Joseohine Wilson (dec.)

CAVINS, Ruye Jr. b. Jun 3, 1936 d. Feb 11, 1998 spouse: Betty King parents: Ruye Cavins & Sadie Banks (dec.)

WALTERS, Mary L. "Lucille" b. Aug 13, 1913 d. Feb 12, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: German W. Walters & Lena Hager (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, February 25, 1998

CAVINS, Ruye Jr. b. Jun 3, 1936 d. Feb 11, 1998 spouse: Betty Dyer parents: Ruye Cavins & Sadie Banks (dec.)

PACK, Sarah b. Dec 31, 1922 d. Feb 20, 1998 spouse: Auxier Pack (dec.) parents: Fred Pack & Mary Short (dec.)

THOMPSON, Cecil B. b. Jun 11, 1927 d. Feb 12, 1998 spouse: Christine Fay Robinett parents: Ausbury Thompson & Delaney Mae Pack (dec.)

WELLMAN, Lucian G., Sr. b. Feb 2, 1922 d. Feb 19, 1998 spouse: Willie Burgess parents: Jay & Flossie Wellman (dec.)

HITCHCOCK, Haskell b. Nov 6, 1902 d. Feb 22, 1998 spouse: Carma Dixon (dec.) parents: Elijah Hitchcock & Alice McDowell (dec.)

VANOVER, Argielly b. May 21, 1933 d. Feb 21, 1998 spouse: Rev. Clovis W. Vanover parents: Hence & Meddie Whitt (dec.)

WALLER, Charles Edward Jr. b. Nov 9, 1935 d. Feb 18, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Charlie Waller & Cora Bowen (dec.)

WRIGHT, Emma Ruth b. Jan 24, 1928 d. Feb 22, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Earl S. Wright & Elizabeth Skeans (dec.)

SALMONS, Clifford Charles b. Sep 6, 1916 d. Feb 16, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Lindsey Salmons & Emma Frazier (dec.)

McKENZIE, Jordan Danille b. infant d. Feb 19, 1998 spouse: NA parents: Johnny McKenzie & Melissa Borders



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, March 4, 1998.

HAY, Arthur b. Aug 18, 1920 d. Feb 26, 1998 spouse: Betty Hayes Remmele parents: Sharon Hay & Eplura Collier (dec.)

BARTRAM, James Bromley b. Oct 22, 1914 d. Feb 24, 1998 spouse: Mae Cantley parents: Nile R. Bartram & Isabelle Sammons (dec.)

SKAGGS, Elma FYFFE b. Oct 17, 1915 d. Feb 25, 1998 spouse: Paul T. Skaggs (dec.) parents: Robert P. Fyffe & Mae Terry (dec.)

BLEVINS, Vaunda TAYLOR b. (not indicated) d. Feb 28, 1998 spouse: William D. Blevins (dec.) parents: Leon Taylor & Anna Gearheart (dec.)

PACK, Emit b. May 20, 1906 d. Feb 24, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Ransom Pack & Martha Hunt (dec.)

McKENZIE, Jordan Danille b. infant d. Feb 19, 1998 spouse: NA parents: Johnny McKenzie & Melissa Borders



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, March 11, 1998.

BARTRAM, June Fitzpatrick b. Jun 20, 1920 d. Mar 2, 1998 spouse: Jack Keither Bartram (dec.) parents: Shelton Fitzpatrick & Myrtle Singer (dec.)

SMITH, Louise Grant b. Dec 22, 1916 d. Mar 3, 1998 spouse: Dr. James M. Smith parents: Charles Elliston Grant & Laura Wellman (dec.)

SCARBERRY, Curtis Edward b. Oct 19, 1930 d. Mar 8, 1998 spouse: Elsie Perry (dec.) parents: Garfield Scarberry (dec.) & Millie Lou Thompson Sammons

WEBB, Obie Houck b. Aug 13, 1902 d. Mar 3, 1998 spouse: Lafe Webb (dec.) parents: Samuel Houck & Bethany Parker (dec.)

MOORE, Randall b. (age 65) d. Feb 24, 1998 spouse: Pauline Moore parents: not listed

DEBRUIN, Oma Dale Johnson b. Jan 7, 1937 d. Mar 6, 1998 spouse: Henry Debruin (dec.) parents: Hayden Johnson & inez Bowden (dec.)

LYCAN, Charlene b. (age 75) d. Mar 10, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: not listed (arrangements are incomplete)

RICHARDS, Thelma b. (not listed) d. Mar 9, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: not listed (arrangements are incomplete)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, March 18, 1998.

PATTON, Irene Borders b. 1916 d. Mar 12, 1998 spouse: Ward Patton (dec.) parents: Roscoe Borders & Nora Young (dec.)

BAILEY, Escom N. b. Aug 23, 1912 d. Mar 15, 1998 spouse: Opal Lester (dec.) parents: Willie A. Bailey & Elizabeth Mae Kelley (dec.)

FUGITT, Wendell Phillip b. Oct 14, 1931 d. Mar 12, 1998 spouse: Lena Marie Daniels parents: Paul Moffet Fugitt & Pauline McClure (dec.)

RICHARDS, Thelma Marie b. Jul 6, 1912 d. Mar 9, 1998 spouse: Jiles Emmitt Richards, Sr. (dec.) parents: Joseph E. Edwards & Elizabeth Ward (dec.)

COLLIER, Curtis Roy b. Apr 26, 1998 d. Mar 15, 1998 spouse: Dorothy Barker parents: Emmerson Collier & Della Sparks (dec.)

HARRIS, James Anthony b. Mar 9, 1928 d. Mar 9, 1998 spouse: Freda Carter (dec.) parents: Joseph & Helen Harris (dec.)

HARRIS, Freda Carter b. Dec 15, 1925 d. Mar 9, 1998 spouse: James Anthony Harris (dec.) parents: Charles Carter & Ida Crank (dec.)

SALYERS, Madge Carter b. Apr 12, 1929 d. Mar 9, 1998 spouse: Otchel Salyers (dec.) parents: George R. Carter & Gertrude Gilmore (dec.)

DANIELS, Laura Green b. Jul 24, 1914 d. Mar 16, 1998 spouse: James Bascom Daniels (dec.) parents: Enoch Green & Liddy Margaret Salyers (dec.)

CROSSON, Aurilla Belle Dun b. Apr 18, 1917 d. Mar 12, 1998 spouse: John Crosson (dec.) parents: Arthur Dun & Maude Morris (dec.)

PICKRELL, Leta A. b. Apr 27, 1905 d. Mar 15, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Milton Pickrell & Sophia Muncy (dec.)

LYCAN, Charlene b. Sep 24, 1922 d. Mar 9, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Zenas Lycan & Jennie Mae Rowe (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, March 25, 1998.

ROBERTS, Braiden McDonald b. Sep 1, 1931 d. Mar 17, 1998 spouse: Jacqueline Roberts parents: Ulysses Grant Roberts & Artie Mae Holbrook (dec.)

MAY, Kenneth b. not given d. Mar 22, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: not listed (arrangements are incomplete)

SWAN, Julius "Pete" Jr. b. Jun 28, 1929 d. Mar 6, 1998 spouse: Elizabeth Staten parents: Julius Swann & Crosbey McGrannahan (dec.)

SKAGGS, Carl William b. Sep 22, 1916 d. Mar 20, 1998 spouse: Lillian V. Skaggs parents: Hunter Skaggs & Lizzie A. McKenzie (dec.)

HARDIN, William Harrison b. Aug 22, 1917 d. Mar 19, 1998 spouse: Shirley Ann Franklin (dec.) parents: William Hardin & Lacreta Preece (dec.)

ENDICOTT, Sherman b. Mar 3, 1914 d. Mar 22, 1998 spouse: Mary Magdalene Fluty (1st wife, dec.); Edith F. Endicott parents: Ezekiel Endicott & Sarah Dillon (dec.)

MILLER, Jerome b. Apr 24, 1917 d. Mar 17, 1998 spouse: Edith Marie Miller parents: Levi Miller & Florence Moore (dec.)

BUTLER, Mildred Irene b. Nov 16, 1921 d. Mar 17, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Raleigh Butler & Martha Edwards (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, April 1, 1998.

SMITH, R. O. Ruric b. Oct 24, 1912 d. Mar 28, 1998 spouse: Irene Wheeler (dec.) parents: Winston Smith & Jannie Lynn Cantrell (dec.)

SPENCER, Ardela HAYES b. Aug 11, 1889 d. Mar 27, 1998 spouse: Thomas Spencer (dec.) parents: Matthew Hayes & Julie McKinster (dec.)

MAY, Kenneth b. Apr 11, 1918 d. Mar 22, 1998 spouse: Hazel Chaffins parents: Saul May & Elizabeth Adkins (dec.)

HARRIS, James Anthony b. Mar 9, 1928 d. Mar 9, 1998 spouse: Freda Carter (dec.) parents: Joseph & Helen Harris (dec.)

HARRIS, Freda CARTER b. Dec 15, 1925 d. Mar 9, 1998 spouse: James A. Harris (dec.) parents: Charles Carter & Ida Crank (dec.)

MOORE, Ruby Clara Cathlene McKINSTER b. Sep 9, 1915 d. Mar 25, 1998 spouse: Mont Moore (dec.) parents: John McKinster & Sarah Moore (dec.)

LEMASTER, Dr. Marvin Dale b. Feb 5, 1955 d. Mar 18, 1998 spouse: Vickey Grindley parents: Margarett E. (dec.) & James T. Lemaster

JORDAN, Curt b. Mar 14, 1917 d. Mar 28, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Cora Jordan (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, April 8, 1998.

AGAPI, Edwin Michael b. Dec 10, 1927 d. Apr 3, 1998 spouse: Ann Kidd parents: Michael Agapi & Angela Musto (dec.)

LEVERETT, Ralph "Red" b. Nov 26, 1910 d. Apr 5, 1998 spouse: Edna Fraley Thompson parents: Thomas Leverett (dec.)

JACKSON, Clarence b. Apr 12, 1916 d. Apr 2, 1998 spouse: Sarah Ann Lee parents: Jake Jackson & Hannah Rose (dec.)

PHELPS, Bonnie Jean WHITTEN b. Feb 24, 1928 d. Mar 31, 1998 spouse: Denzel Phelps (dec.) parents: Chester Whitten, Jr. & Virginia Welch (dec.)

PHELPS, Denzel b. Nov 11, 1925 d. Mar 31, 1998 spouse: Bonnie Jean Whitten (dec.) parents: Bruce Phelps (dec.) & Laura Webb

SENTERS, Baxter G. b. May 18, 1935 d. Apr 4, 1998 spouse: Shirley Browning parents: Baxter G. Senters, Sr. & Esta Miller (dec.)

SHEELEY, Celia Gladys WEBB b. Aug 19, 1919 d. Mar 29, 1998 spouse: Joseph Kennedy (dec); Eugene Sheeley (dec.) parents: Lafe Webb & Vina Ward (dec.)

SAMMONS, Emogene b. not listed d. Apr 7, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: not listed **arrangements are incomplete at this time



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, April 15, 1998.

CYRUS, Shirley M. THOMPSON b. May 30, 1922 d. Apr 8, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: Aley & Dolly Thompson (dec.)

MAYNARD, Ethel FITZPATRICK b. Jul 31, 1912 d. Apr 9, 1998 spouse: William Alvis Maynard (dec.) parents: James Fitzpatrick & Kathryn Farr (dec.)

SAMMONS, Emogene YORK b. Aug 24, 1929 d. Apr 7, 1998 spouse: Harlon I. Sammons (dec.) parents: Mont York & Cora Roberts (dec.)

COOK, George William b. Aug 6, 1929 d. Apr 13, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: William Cook & Rhoda Vinson (dec.)

DANIELS, Mexie MILLER b. Dec 15, 1910 d. Apr 13, 1998 spouse: Roy Daniels (dec.) parents: Hez Miller & Julia Ann Thompson (dec.)

NORTHUP, Larry b. Oct 6, 1948 d. Apr 14, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Cecil T. Northup & Pauline Bentley (dec.)

CHILES, Ruby Lee PRICE BORDERS b. Apr 4, 1918 d. Apr 9, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: Seymour Price & Clara Evans (dec.)

WALLER, Helen M. DeOCA b. Oct 3, 1932 d. Apr 14, 1998 spouse: Jack E. Waller parents: Manuel Montez & Delfine Vasquez (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, April 22, 1998.

STEWART, Omar "Van" b. May 12, 1922 d. Feb 6, 1998 spouse: Lucille Ohlinger parents: Homer Stewart & Lottie ward (dec.)

ROBERTS, Benjamin Leroy (Jr.) b. Jan 3, 1927 d. Apr 16, 1998 spouse: Kelsa Roberts parents: Benjamin Harrison Roberts & Mary Adams (dec.)

WILKS, John Henry b. Mar 15, 1938 d. Apr 6, 1998 spouse: Phyllis Wilks parents: Albert Wilks & Shirley Mae Jordan

BRANHAM, Pansy DILLON b. Mar 20, 1913 d. Apr 16, 1998 spouse: Strother Branham (dec.) parents: Riley Dillon & Elizabeth Dalton (dec.)

JORDAN, Carrie BOGGS b. Feb 27, 1934 d. Apr 17, 1998 spouse: Bill Jordan parents: John Boggs & Virgie Blair (dec.)

SPEARS, Roy Everett b. Mar 15, 1962 d. Apr 18, 1998 spouse: Suzanne Lowe parents: Walker Everett Spears (dec.) & Loraine Salyers

LANHAM, Ethel HILL b. Dec 9, 1906 d. Apr 20, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: William Thomas Hill & Minnie Holt (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, April 29, 1998.

MOORE, Beulah Magdalene MEUTH b. Jun 5, 1903 d. Apr 24, 1998 spouse: James Frederick Moore (dec.) parents: Andrew J. Meuth & Annie Gerlach (dec.)

LOWE, Betty JORDAN b. Jul 13, 1946 d. Apr 18, 1998 spouse: Herman Lowe parents: Fred & Shellie Jordan (dec.)

PECK, Mary ASHER b. May 27, 1921 d. Apr 22, 1998 spouse: Frank Peck parents: Elige Asher & Della Coots (dec.)

BEVINS, Lucille BRYANT b. Oct 14, 1936 d. Apr 24, 1998 spouse: Bob Bevins parents: Liss Bryant & Zelphia Lyons (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, May 6, 1998.

MAYNARD, Nelcie HAMMONDS b. May 12, 1910 d. Apr 30, 1998 spouse: Roy Maynard (dec.) parents: Garrett Hammonds & Tella McKenzie (dec.)

HARDWICK, Ray J. b. Mar 25, 1918 d. May 1, 1998 spouse: Marie Wellman parents: George W. Hardwick & Rosa Crace (dec.)

CATON, Dorothy Ann BRANHAM FOSTER b. May 4, 1919 d. May 2, 1998 spouse: Bernard "Bud" Foster (dec.); Edward Caton, Jr. parents: Drew J. Branham & Lizzie Jane Maynard (dec.)

DOBSON, John Lewis Sr. b. Jul 29, 1927 d. Apr 27, 1998 spouse: Hazel Lee Dobson (dec.) parents: William F. Dobson & Ruth J. Hadwin (dec.)

MATOVICH, Pauline LAKIN b. Sep 22, 1912 d. Apr 30, 1998 spouse: George Matovich (dec.) parents: Cornea "Doc" Lakin & Erie Christian (dec.)

HANNAH, Hollie Josephine SPERRY b. Jun 18, 1929 d. May 1, 1998 spouse: James "Yogi" Arnold Hannah parents: Dewey Sperry & Mary Jane Evans (dec)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, May 13, 1998.

MAYNARD, B. W. b. Apr 15, 1928 d. May 8, 1998 spouse: Ellen Mae Maynard parents: Delmar Maynard & Maudie Sesco (dec.)

CYRUS, Elbert "Tick" b. Sep 16, 1931 d. May 5, 1998 spouse: Phyllis Jean Hinkle parents: Everett & Nolda Cyrus (dec.)

MONTGOMERY, Shirley Ann GRIFFEY b. Dec 22, 1925 d. May 11, 1998 spouse: Charles Montgomery parents: Phil Griffey & Mammie Cockran (dec.)

MUNCY, Hazel Faye TAYLOR b. Sep 12, 1931 d. May 4, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: Perry Taylor & Wilda Blackburn (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, May 20, 1998.

JANES, Gracie Marie BRANHAM b. Mar 1, 1918 d. Feb 27, 1998 spouse: Paul E. Janes (dec.) parents: Samuel Branham & Frances Derifield (dec.)

YOUNG, Johnie b. Aug 3, 1907 d. May 16, 1998 spouse: Sclena Wellman parents: Mart Young & Martha Pollie Holbrook (dec.)

SPILLMAN, Willie b. Aug 28, 1909 d. May 13, 1998 spouse: Shirley Kitchen parents: James Wylie Spillman & Victoria Berry (dec.)

DOTSON, Garley b. Feb 2, 1938 d. May 15, 1998 spouse: Jane Ann Dotson parents: Nellie Coleman (dec.) & Rant Dotson

BUTLER, Harold R. b. (age 53) d. May 4, 1998 spouse: Sandra K. Polly parents: Robert L. Butler (dec.) & Louella Crabtree (nee Young)

WHITE, Donna Lou SALMONS b. Jul 19, 1947 d. May 13, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Clifford Salmons (dec.) & Cordia Frazier Triplett

EDWARDS, Jewell b. Aug 2, 1921 d.May 18, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Willie Hale & Julia Edwards (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, May 27, 1998.

MAHON, Geneva "Jenny" VINSON b. Oct 17, 1938 d. May 22, 1998 spouse: Jessie Mahon parents: Monzola Vinson & Alice Smith (dec.)

TERRY, Eva Mae WILEY b. Apr 25, 1947 d. May 25, 1998 spouse: William D. Terry parents: Virgil Wiley & Shirley Mae Moore (dec.)

BAILEY, Mary Tressie SPARKS b. May 18, 1906 d. May 25, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Charles F. & Virgie Sparks (dec.)

DUNFORD-RUMFIELD, Anna Louise b. Jul 11, 1920 d. May 19, 1998 spouse: Ralph Rumfield (dec.) parents: B. Zeal Hayes & Bessie Johnson (dec.)

LASSITER, Carlotta HENSLEY b. Mar 20, 1943 d. May 23, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Grayson Hensley (dec.) & Virginia Kirk



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, June 3, 1998.

BAER, David Edward b. Feb 8, 1935 d. May 28, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: James R. Baer (dec.) & Alene Lambert

KISE, Edgar b. Dec 7, 1912 d. May 30, 1998 spouse: Eureke Blackburn (dec.) parents: Chance Kise & Elizabeth Travis (dec.)

LILLY, Edna HILL b. Mar 30, 1906 d. May 28, 1998 spouse: Frank Lilly (dec.) parents: Charlie Hill & Virginia Preston (dec.)

BROWN, Blanche Marie b. Jun 28, 1918 d. May 31,1998 spouse: none listed parents: Lewis Brown & Rosa Castle (dec.)



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, June 10, 1998.

SOUTHERS, Shelby b. Feb 13, 1931 d. May 31, 1998 spouse: Janice Southers parents: Ermel Southers & Birdie Tomblin (dec.)

CAMPBELL, Arnold b. Jun 11, 1930 d. Jun 6, 1998 spouse: Phyllis "Tiny" C. Campbell parents: Roscoe Campbell & Molly Holbrook (dec.)

MAY, Bobby b. Jun 22, 1929 d. Jun 5,1998 spouse: not listed parents: Fred May & Nancy Jane May (dec.)

GRIFFITH, Mollie CANTRELL b. Feb 11, 1911 d. Jun 3, 1998 spouse: Allen T. Griffith (dec.) parents: Thomas Franklin Cantrell & Emily Josephine McDowell (dec.)

GRUBB, Arville b. Oct 24, 1910 d. Jun 3, 1998 spouse: Amanda Rittenberry parents: Willie Albert Grubb & Hester Ann Wellman (dec.)

EVANS, Patty J. b. Dec 3, 1935 d. Jun 2, 1998 spouse: Lecester Evans (dec.) parents: not listed



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, June 17, 1998.

SMITH, Fred b. Apr 7, 1916 d. Jun 13, 1998 spouse: Geraldine Levering parents: Dock M. Smith & Ann Roberts (dec.)

WATTS, Kenny b. Dec 20, 1921 d. Jun 9, 1998 spouse: Bertha Mae Watts (dec.) parents: Ezra & Georgia Watts (dec.)

COX, Madge Kathleen ROBERTS b. Apr 8, 1914 d. Jun 8, 1998 spouse: Dan Cox (dec.) parents: William Riley Roberts & Elba Riffe (dec.)

PRICE, Chester Lee b. Jan 10, 1924 d. Jun 11, 1998 spouse: Julia Cochran (dec.) parents: John Price & Martha Fitch (dec.)

SMITH, Ernest H. b. Aug 11, 1927 d. Jun 11, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: Homer Smith & Goldie Rice (dec.)

PAYNE, Elva SHORT b. Oct 15, 1914 d. Jun 14, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: John Short & Savahanna Etta McKinster (dec.)

SHANNON, Clara Elouise WELLMAN b. Sep 8, 1913 d. Jun 11, 1998 spouse: William G. Shannon parents: Ruben Wellman & Mary Capteron (dec.)

COOK, Ronald T. b. Nov 13, 1947 d. Jun 11, 1998 spouse: Frederickia Black parents: Velma Lemaster (dec.) & Thomas Cook

CASTLE, Jimmy Dean b. Jan 7, 1957 d. Jun 8, 1998 spouse: none listed parents: Herbert Castle, Jr. & Kathleen Bevins

SMITH, Randle b. age 77 d. Jun 16, 1998 spouse: not listed parents: not listed **arrangements are incomplete at this time

ENDICOTT, Opal HAMMONDS b. Jan 20, 1929 d. Jun 6, 1998 spouse: Clifford Endicott parents: Charles Hammonds (dec.) & Oma Asher



BIG SANDY NEWS. Wednesday, June 24, 1998.

WEBB, L. D. b. Jan 13, 1929 d. Jun 17, 1998 spouse: Doris Jordan parents: Thelma Lunsford (dec.) & Raymond C. Webb

HAZLETT, Lydia Evelyn STURGILL b. Jul 17, 1930 d. Jun 20, 1998 spouse: William C. Hazlett (dec.) parents: Vinson Sturgill & Addie Cordle (dec.)

BOGGS, Ruben J. b. Nov 15, 1910 d. Jun 18, 1998 spouse: Edith Ellen Boggs (dec.) parents: Ed Boggs & Bertha Gambill (dec.)

SMITH, Randle b. Jan 24, 1921 d. Jun 16, 1998 spouse: Wanda Hammonds parents: Dock M. Smith & Ann Roberts (dec.)

BLANKENSHIP, Faye WHEELER b. May 14, 1920 d. Jun 16, 1998 spouse: Arthur Blankenship parents: Tip Wheeler & Tennie Skaggs (dec.)

SPARKS, Ruth EDWARDS b. Feb 27, 1917 d. Jun 17, 1998 spouse: Russell Sparks parents: Meredith Edwards & Della Boggs (dec.)

KISE, Cora CHAPMAN b. Nov 11, 1911 d. Jun 20, 1998 spouse: Charley Kise (dec.) parents: Slyvester Chapman & Dora Miller (dec.)





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