Obituaries – 1/16/13

Published 9:43am Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Connor Riddle

Connor Maxwell Riddle, infant son of Steven and Lora Ann Pennington Riddle, passed away at birth on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Ky. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Candy Riddle

In addition to his parents, he is survived by three brothers, Austin, Tyler and Ryan Riddle, all of Ironton; maternal grandparents, Kenny and Karen Pennington of Ironton; paternal grandfather, John Riddle of Ashland, Ky.; two aunts and their spouses, Amy and Shannon Brown of Greenup, Ky. and Stephanie and Shannon Willard of North Carolina;

a uncle, James Johnson of Ashland, Ky.; cousins, Uriah, Elijah and Violet Brown  all of Greenup, Tori, and Reid Willard, both of North Carolina, and Anthony, and Jacob Johnson, both of Ashland. There will be a private graveside service in Woodland Cemetery with Dr. Wayne Young officiating. There will be no public visitation. Phillips Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. To offer condolences to the family, please visit



Bernard Pelletier

Bernard Jack Pelletier, 74, of Willow Wood, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. A private family service will be held. Arrangements are by Hall Funeral Home.



John Brown

John R. “Pap” Brown, 76 of Russell, Ky., died Monday, Jan. 14, 2012, at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Ky. He was the husband of Neva M. George Brown, who survives.

A memorial service and military rites will be scheduled at the family’s convenience.

Condolences may be sent to the family at



Gregory Scarlotti

Gregory Richard Scarlotti, 50, of Kitts Hill, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at King’s Daughters Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Phillips Funeral Home.



Patricia Schultz

Patricia Ann Schultz, 81, of Athalia, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Tucson Medical Center, Tucson, Ariz. Graveside will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Rome Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Condolences may be expressed to the family at

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