Obituaries — 3/9/12

Published 9:18 am Friday, March 9, 2012

Kymberli Justice

Kymberli Ann Lyons Justice, 41, of Ironton, passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Russell, Ky.

The Ashland, Ky., native was born July 20, 1970, the daughter of Larry Hall of Ashland, Ky., and the late Patricia Perry Hall. She is also survived by her husband, Keith Justice.

Kymberli was a graduate of Boyd County High School and a physical therapist assistant for Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital. She was of the Baptist faith.

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In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by a step-son, Aaron Justice and a grandson, Michael James Akers.

In addition to her father and husband, she is survived by a daughter, Haley Lyons Vasvary and her husband, David of Lexington, Ky.; a son, Michael David Lyons of Ironton; a step-daughter, Amanda Akers and her husband, Tim of Pedro; a sister, April Hall of Ashland, Ky.; a brother, Larry Hall II and his wife, Shelly of London, Ky.; grandchildren, Nick Akers, Samuel Akers, William Akers all of Pedro, Jessie Justice, Elizabeth Justice, Kenneth Millhouse, and Ian Millhouse all of Ironton; two nephews, J.T. Ray of Ashland, Ky., and Logan Hall of London, Ky.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Phillips Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bob Bradley officiating. Burial will follow in Sugar Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, To offer condolences to the family, please visit


Roger Boyd

Lt .Col. [USAF], Ret., Roger Earl Boyd, of Temple, Texas, formerly of Kitts Hill, Ohio, died Feb. 19, 2012, at his residence. He was the husband of Becky Boyd, who survives. A memorial service with full military honors was conducted Feb. 27 at the Scanio-Harper Funeral Home in Temple with Chaplin Ralph McGulloh officiating.


Helen Puckett-Johnson

Helen Marie Puckett-Johnson, 66, of Flatwoods, Ky., died Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital with her devoted family by her side. She was the wife of Kenneth Darrell Johnson, who survives. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Sunday at Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods with Bro. Jonathan Bailey officiating. Burial will follow in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods. Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.


Kevin Thacker

Kevin Edward Thacker, 56, of South Point, died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012 at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Russell, Ky. He was the husband of Kim Ann Barton Thacker, who survives. Memorial service will be 4 p.m. Saturday at First Church of the Nazarene, Ironton, with Pastor Rob Hale officiating. Condolences may be expressed at