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Joe Liles
Joe Ray Liles, 70, of Garrison, died Tuesday, October 5, 2004, at his home. Born April 15, 1934, in Lewis County, he was a son of the late Elmer Dexter Liles and Ora Elizabeth Dummitt, and was the husband of Alma Sue Clark Liles. He was retired from Kurz-Kasch Company of Wilmington, Ohio, and served in the US Army. He was a member of DAV and attended Bivens Chapel Church at Garrison. Services will be conducted Thursday, October 7, at 1:00 p.m., at Bivens Chapel Church. Pastor Carl Wells will officiate with burial in Cooper-Willis Cemetery at Garrison. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Wednesday at Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore, and from 11:00 a.m. until the hour of services Thursday at the church.

Sandra Lykins
Sandra Lou Hobbs Lykins, 56, of Tollesboro, died Friday, October 1, 2004, at Meadowview Regional Medical Center in Maysville. Born May 22, 1948, in Mason County, she was a daughter of Luther and Julian Hamlin Hobbs, and the wife of James E. Lykins. She was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church and owned and operated her own beauty shop for more than 30 years. Services were conducted Sunday, October 3, at 2:00 p.m., at Barbour and Son Funeral Home in Tollesboro. Bro. Cleve King officiated with burial in Mt. Tabor Cemetery at Ribolt.

Russell Silvey
Russell Floyd Silvey, 72, of Columbus, Ohio, died Wednesday, September 22, 2004, at St. Ann Hospital in Westerville, Ohio. Born August 4, 1932, at Vanceburg, he was a son of the late Lester and Ida Pearl Sartin Silvery, and the widower of Virginia Rose Gasaway Silvey who died in 2003. He was retired as a machinist from Denison Hydraulics, Columbus, after 41 years of service. Services were conducted Saturday, September 25, at 1:00 p.m., at Dickerson Funeral Home in Vanceburg. Rev. Phillip Cropper officiated with burial in Clarksburg Cemetery.

William Lewis
William Earl Lewis, 93, of Route 3 Vanceburg, died Monday, September 27, 2004, at Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio, following an extended illness. Born July 22, 1911, on Town Branch, he was a son of the late Thomas and Sally Drake Lewis, and was the widower of Mollie McKinney Lewis, who died in 1983. He had worked for the C&O Railroad as a track foreman for 40 years and was an antique dealer, farmer and member of Evans Chapel Church. Services were conducted Wednesday, September 29, at 2:00 p.m. at Gaydos Funeral Home in Vanceburg. Rev. Thomas Mullins officiated with burial in Black Oak Cemetery.

Tifton Jamison
Tifton G. "Tip" Jamison, 78, of Garrison, died Thursday, September 23, 2004, at his home. Born April 6, 1926, in Greenup County, he was a son of the late John and Carrie Wolfe Jamison, and the husband of 49 years of Margie Green Jamison. He was a retired truck driver for Ferrell Gas Co. of South Shore and the former Davis and Harvey gas Co. He was a member of Bivens Chapel Church in Garrison. Services were conducted Sunday, September 26, at 11:00 a.m. at Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore. Rev. Wilma Erwin and Rev. Mark Blankenship officiated with burial in Jamison Cemetery at Garrison.

Helen Davenport
Helen Marie Davenport, 85, of Vanceburg, died Thursday, October 14, 2004, at Robertson County Nursing Home. Born February 28, 1919, in Fleming County, she was a daughter of the late Russell and Florence Breeze Davenport. She had worked at Baker's Department Store in Vanceburg. Services were conducted Sunday, October 17, at 2:00 p.m., at Dickerson Funeral Home in Vanceburg. Rev. Nelson Evans officiated with burial in Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Carl Lee
Carl "Cookie" Lee Jr., 44, of Vanceburg, died Monday, October 11, 2004, at University of Kentucky Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Born August 20, 1960, in Portsmouth, Ohio, he was a son of Carl Lee Sr. of Vanceburg and Verna Lewis Lee of Portsmouth. He was a hearing officer for the Cabinet of Health and Family Services Division of Family Support for 23 years. He was a member of Vanceburg United Methodist Church. Services were conducted Thursday, October 14, at 11:00 a.m., at Gaydos Funeral Home in Vanceburg. Rev. Jim Vaden officiated with burial in Black Oak Cemetery.

Forrest Lykins
Forrest E. Lykins, 81, of Lakeview, Ohio, died Saturday, October 23, 2004, at Dayton Veterans Medical Center. Born April 14, 1923, at Petersville, he was a son of the late Dial D. and Cordelia Botkin Lykins, and was the husband of Helen Mustard Lykins. He had worked at E.B. Miller Lumber in Lewistown, Ohio, and retired from Airstream in 1976. He was a WWII US Army veteran and attended Mt. Tabor Church of God. Services were conducted at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 27, at Mt. Tabor Church of God. Pastor Kerry Snapp officiated with burial in Huntsville Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Eichholtz Funeral Home in Bellfontaine, Ohio.

Rosemary Denton
Rosemary Habermehl Denton, 75, of Big Cabin Creek, died Monday, October 25, 2004, at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. Born September 28, 1929, in Bracken County, she was a daughter of the late William Stanley and Elizabeth Booth Habermehl, and was the wife of Victor "Vic" Denton. She was a homemaker. Services wereconducted at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, October 28, at Barbour and Son Funeral Home in Tollesboro. Bro. Charles Allen and Jeff Lytle officiated with burial in Maysville Cemetery.

Helen Evans
Helen Bryan Evans, 88, of Vanceburg, died Saturday, October 23, 2004, at Vanceburg Rehabilitation and Health Center. Born April 25, 1916, in Augusta, she was a daughter of the late George and Ola Bryan, and was the widow of Sylvester Evans, who died in 2002. She was a homemaker and a member of Church of the First Born in Vanceburg. Services were conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 26, at Gaydos Funeral Home in Vanceburg. Rev. Nelson Evans officiated with burial in Evans-Staggs Cemetery in Lewis County.

Cecilia Doyle
Cecilia Phyllis A. Davis Mohan Doyle, 84, of Foxport, died Thursday, October 28, 2004, at Maysville Extended Care Facility. Born April 7, 1920, in Baltimore, Maryland, she was a daughter of the late William E. and Mary Davis, and was the wife of Leo Doyle. She was a homemaker and a member of Crest Avenue Church of Christ in Flemingsburg. Services were conducted Monday, November 1, at 2:00 p.m., at Barbour & Son Funeral Home in Tollesboro. Bro. Tim Hester and Bro. Phillip Hester officiated with burial in Mineer Cemetery at Foxport.

James Switzer
James "Jimmy" Switzer, 64, of Vanceburg, died Friday, October 15, 2004, at Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio. Born October 13, 1940, in Lewis County, he was a son of the late James Ernest and Ona Bryant Switzer. Services were conducted at 12 Noon, Sunday, October 17, at Christian Baptist Church in Vanceburg. Bro. James Benner officiated with burial in Black Oak Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Dickerson Funeral Home in Vanceburg..

Mary Buckler
Mary Frank Buckler, 65, of Vanceburg, died Tuesday, October 12, 2004, at her home. Born July 12, 1939, in Carter County, she was a daughter of the late John and Iva Jordan Arthurs, and was the widow of John Buckler Sr. She was a homemaker and a member of James Chapel Church at Olive Hill. Services were conducted Friday, October 15, at 2:00 p.m. at Oney-Henderson Funeral Home in Olive Hill. Bob Buckler and Gene Buckler officiated with burial in Tackett-Buckler Cemetery in Olive Hill.

Larry Cooley
Larry Ray Cooley, 50, of Garrison, died Sunday, October 17, 2004, at Petersville. Born August 20, 1954, he was a son of William Melvin Cooley and Iva Jean Bloomfield Cooley of Garrison. Bro. Tony Corns conducted graveside services at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 21, at Waring Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Garrison Funeral Chapel.

Dorothy Applegate
Dorothy Jean Applegate, 60, of Tollesboro, died Saturday, October 9, 2004, at University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington. Born July 23, 1944, in Floyd County, she was a daughter of the late James Sherman and Edith Taulbee McCray, and was the wife of Ora Willias "Ban" Applegate. She was retired after 15 years with US Shoe and was a member of Vanceburg Church of God. She was a volunteer foster parent for more than 15 years for more than 75 children. Services were conducted Thursday, October 14, at 1:00 p.m., at Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church at Ribolt. Thomas Mullins officiated with burial in Mt. Tabor Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Babour and Son Funeral Home in Tollesboro.

Jackie Williamson
Jackie Lee Williamson, 74, of Vanceburg, died Friday, October 22, 2004, at Vanceburg Rehabilitation and Health Center. Born May 16, 1930, at Vanceburg, he was a son of the late Willis R. and Effie Stella McKinney Williamson. He attended Canaan Church. Services were conducted at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 24, at Dickerson Funeral Home in Vanceburg. Pastor Jerry Blevins officiated with burial in Burtonville Cemetery.

James Burton Sr.
James Isaac Burton Sr., 65, of Vanceburg, died Saturday, October 16, 2004, at Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio. Born July 20, 1939, he was a son of the late Isaac and Laura Jordan Bloomfield Burton. Services were conducted at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 19, at Bivens Chapel Church in Garrison. Rev. Wilma Erwin officiated with burial in Richardson Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Garrison Funeral Chapel.

Hazel Anthony
Hazel Louise Anthony, 72, of Vanceburg, died Wednesday, October 13, 2004, at Augusta Health Care Center in Augusta. Born July 30, 1932, in Mt. Gillian, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Louise Sitter, and the widow of James Lewis Anthony. Graveside services were conducted Friday, October 15, at 10:30 a.m. at Lewis County Cemetery in Vanceburg. Rev. Eugene Nelson Evans officiated. Arrangements were under the direction of Gaydos Funeral Home in Vanceburg.

John Kielman
John Kielman, 79, of Lewis County, died Monday, October 18, 2004, at Maysville Extended Care Facility. Services were conducted at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 20, at Barbour and Son Funeral Home in Tollesboro, with burial in Oak Ridge Cemetery.

Dorothy Sexton
Dorothy Marie Sexton, 93, of Vanceburg, died Monday, November 15, 2004, at 11:50 a.m., at Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio. Born February 3, 1911, in Rowan County, she was the daughter of the late Sammie and Sabra Roe Crose, and was the wife of eight years of Alva Sexton and the widow of Andrew Jackson sexton. She was a homemaker. Services were conducted at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 18, at Dickerson Funeral Home. Rev. Nelson Evans officiated with burial in Sunset Cemetery at Quincy.

Evelyn Cecil
Evelyn Mae Cecil, 89, of Olive Hill, died Sunday afternoon, November 7, 2004, at Carter Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Grayson. Born March 5, 1915, in Floyd County, she was a daughter of the late Shuler and Josephine Stratton Cecil. She was a homemaker and a nurse, having worked many years for Dr. J.W. Wheeler and often traveling many miles, day or night, throughout Carter, Lewis and Elliott counties delivering babies. She attended Pleasant Valley Church. Services were conducted at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 10, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill. Mike Blankenship officiated with burial in Pleasant Valley Cemetery at Olive Hill.

Helen Carpenter
Helen L. Carpenter, 73, of Mansfield, Ohio, died Monday, November 22, 2004, at MedCentral Mansfield Hospital, following a brief illness. Born May 17, 1931, in Lewis County, she was the daughter of the late Ora and Ida Opal Osborne, and was the widow of Jarrold Richards and Thomas Carpenter. She was owner/operator of Helen's Country Kitchen, her first ministry work for Diamond Hill Cathedral, for more than 15 years. She became a licensed ordained minister on September 24, 1992, with the International Ministry Forum and Pastor Doris Swartz. Services were conducted Saturday, November 27, at 1:00 p.m., at the Diamond Street Home of Wappner Funeral Directors in Mansfield. Pastor Buddy Barrows officiated with burial in Mansfield Memorial Park in the Old Rugged Cross section. An online guest registry is at www.wappner.com

Charles Bloomfield
Charles "Jack" Bloomfield, 70, of Laurel, died Wednesday, November 24, 2004, at his home. Born May 25, 1934, at Laurel, he was a son of the late Harve and Janie Little Knell Bloomfield, and the husband of Millie Smith Bloomfield. He was a member of Nolen Pentecostal Church of God. Services were conducted Saturday, November 27, at 1:00 p.m. at Nlen Pentecostal Church of God. Bro. Hansel Butler officiated with burial in Smith-Gilliam Cemetery at Laurel. Arrangements were under the direction of Dickerson Funeral Home in Vanceburg.

Jeff Pruitt
Jeff "JD" Pruitt, 19, of Garrison, died Saturday, November 20, 2004, at Portsmouth, Ohio, as a result of injuries sustained in an auto accident. Born December 13, 1984, he was the son of Jeffery and Sandy Pruitt of Garrison. He was a 2003 graduate of Lewis County High School. Services were conducted Tuesday, November 23, at 11:00 a.m., at Garrison Funeral Chapel. Bro. William Riggs and Bro. Clarence Hall officiated with burial in Skidmore Cemetery at Garrison.

Cecilia Doyle
Cecilia Phyllis A. Davis Mohan Doyle, 84, of Foxport, died Thursday, October 28, 2004, at Maysville Extended Care Facility. Born April 7, 1920, in Baltimore, Maryland, she was a daughter of the late William E. and Mary Davis, and was the wife of Leo Doyle. She was a homemaker and a member of Crest Avenue Church of Christ in Flemingsburg. Services were conducted Monday, November 1, at 2:00 p.m., at Barbour & Son Funeral Home in Tollesboro. Bro. Tim Hester and Bro. Phillip Hester officiated with burial in Mineer Cemetery at Foxport.

Gladys Beckett
Gladys Rouse Beckett, 89, of Vanceburg, died Monday, November 22, 2004, at Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio. Born August 10, 1915, at Crum, she was the daughter of the late Albert Harrison and Lillian Frances Stidham Rouse. She worked for L.V. Marks Shoe Company in Vanceburg and William Shoe Company in Portsmouth. She was a member of Vanceburg Christian Church, Order of the Eastern Star Alum City Chapter 222 and was past president of the Garden Club. Services were conducted at 1:00 p.m. Friday, November 26 at Gaydos Funeral Home. Dr. Howard Wilson officiated with burial in Lewis County Memory Gardens.

James Shepherd
James E. "Jim" Shepherd, 57, of Portsmouth, Ohio, died Monday, November 1, 2004, at his home. Born August 22, 1947, at Garrison, he was a son of the late Alfred Leslie and Angeline Riffe Shepherd, and the widower of Arlene Susie "Sue" Lehman Shepherd. He worked for the Coffman Stone Company of Columbus, Ohio, as a truck driver and was Teamster member for 30 years. Services were conducted Thursday, November 4, at 2:00 p.m., at D.W. Swick Funeral Home in New Boston, Ohio. Rev. James Brandenburg officiated with burial in South Webster Cemetery.

Thelma Stamper
Thelma Irene Meadows Stamper, 87, formerly of Lewis County, died Friday, November 19, 2004, at St. Elizabeth North Hospital in Covington. Born December 1, 1916, in Lewis County, she was a daughter of the late Leonard and Glendora Meadows, and was the widow of Millard Stamper. Services were conducted Tuesday, November 23, at 11:00 a.m. at Barbour and Son Funeral Home in Tollesboro. Burial was in Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

James Stacy
James Dean Stacy, 57, of Wallingford, died Friday, November 5, 2004, at his home. Born November 11, 1945, in Lewis County, he was a son of James Stacy of Wallingford and the late Thelma Bevins Stacy. He was a self-employed logger. Services were conducted Tuesday, November 9, at 1:00 p.m., at Boone-Nickell Funeral Home in Flemingsburg. Burial was in Sargents Branch Cemetery in Lewis County.

Forest Bloomfield
Forest Tolliver "Bummer" Bloomfield, 81, of Vanceburg, Died Friday, November 5, 2004, at Piketon, Ohio. Born May 28, 1923, he was a son of the late Grover and Beaulah Zornes Bloomfield. He spent much of his life traveling America working at Carnivals and flea markets. Many will remember him by the one leg missing, which he lost at the age of 15 when he "hopped his first train" going on an adventure. A private viewing was held at Boyers Funeral Home in Waverly, Ohio. Burial was in Mound Cemetery at Piketon.


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