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Obituaries — 7/17/12

Carl Jenkins

Carl W. Jenkins, 54, of Ironton, passed away Friday, July 13, 2012, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Ky.

The Hardin County, Ky., native was born Oct. 12, 1957, the son of the late James Thomas Jenkins and Virginia Lee Thompson Jenkins Jackson. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Ginger Mullins Jenkins. Mr. Jenkins was a graduate of the Lawrence County Vocational School, where he received his certification in welding and fabrication. He attending technical college in Texas specializing in welding. He was previously employed with Riggs Manufacturing in Ashland. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and a member of the AMVETS.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a son, Lee Allen Jenkins; stepfather, Robert S. Jackson; and a brother, Ronald Lee Jenkins. He is survived by two sons, Carl Wayne Jenkins, Jr and Ronnie Lee Jenkins, Jr.; daughter-in-law, Bobbie Jo Jenkins; a granddaughter, Mia Nicole Jenkins; two sisters, Vickie Lynn Jenkins and Linda and Brian Griffin and their family, three nephews; four nieces; a brother, Jimmy Russell; two half sisters, Bobbie Jo Potter and Billie Jo Leyva; a nephew, James Russell; and a niece, Ashley Russell. Visitation will be Wednesday from 11 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Phillips Funeral Home. To offer condolences to the family, please visit www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.


Charles LaCerra

Charles Steven LaCerra, 37, of Ashland, Ky., died Sunday, July 15, 2012, at Ohio State Wexner Center in Columbus. He was the husband of Frances Curry LaCerra, who survives.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Bailey Family Funeral Home in Flatwoods, Ky., with Pastor Shaun Howard officiating.

Burial will follow at Bentley Cemetery at Little White Oak in Greenup County, Ky.

The visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home. For online condolences and webcasting of the funeral, visit baileyfamilyfuneralhome.com.


Helen Ford-Clarke

Helen C. Ford-Clarke, 68, of Flatwoods, Ky., died Sunday, July 15, 2012, at Oakmont Manor Nursing Home in Flatwoods. Graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods. Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods is in charge of final arrangements. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.carmanfuneral.com.


Earl Pyles

Earl Eugene Pyles, Jr., 44, of South Shore, Ky., formerly of Marion, died Sunday, July 15, 2012, at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Ashland, Ky. He was the husband of Christel Reed-Pyles, who survives. There will be no services. Arrangements are by Carman Funeral Home, Flatwoods, Ky. At the request of Mr. Pyles family there will be no funeral services or visitation at this time. Online condolences may be left for his family at www.carmanfuneral.com.


Garrett Hayes

Garrett Eugene Hayes, 84, of Proctorville, died Sunday, July 15, 2012 at his residence. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hall Funeral Hone. Burial will follow in Riome Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed at www.timeformemory.com/hall.


Lucas Scarberry

Lucas Hayden Scarberry, 27, of Huntington, W.Va., died Saturday, July 14, 2012 at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Hall Funeral Home in Proctorville, Ohio. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed at www.timeformemory.com/hall.


Forrest Kerns

Forrest Kerns, 73, of Ironton, died Monday, July 16, 2012, at his residence. He was the husband of Ruby Kerns, who survives. Arrangements are pending at Phillips Funeral Home.