Obituaries – 10/15/12
George H. Kelley, 81, of Ironton, passed away Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, at his residence. The Pedro native was born July 10, 1931, a son to the late John K. and Rosa (Loper) Kelley. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Phyllis (Dalton) Kelley. George was a graduate of Pedro High School, Ashland Business College and International Correspondence School. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, having served with the U.S. Navy. He served aboard the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Essex CVA 9. He earned several campaign ribbons and the Good Conduct ribbon. He was a retired systems analyst for 35 years from Armco Steel. He was a Christian having been saved July 22, 1992. George also volunteered at KDMC, Same Day Surgery, since 1992. In his early years he loved to play baseball and hunt. He loved helping people. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by several sisters. In addition to his wife, He is survived by a sister, Garnet Addis of Ironton and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Phillips Funeral Home with Rev. Leon Dalton officiating. Burial will follow in Mamre Cemetery with graveside rights conducted by VFW Post #8850. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
Kenneth Edward Lee, 55 of Flatwoods, Ky., died at home on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. Funeral services will be on at 1 p.m. Tuesday with visitation from 11 a.m. until service time at Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods. Online condolences may be left at www.carmanfuneral.com.
Floyd Bailey, 81, of South Point, died Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at Hospice of Huntington, W.Va. Arrangements are pending at Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home.
Jimmie Joe Bragg, 87, of Proctorville, died. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hall Funeral Home with Pastor Todd Kincaid and Mike Allen. Burial will be in Rome Cemetery where VFW Post 6878 will conduct military graveside rites. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed at www.timeformemory.com/hall.
Bernard E. Keeney, 74, of Chesapeake, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at the Emogene Dolin Hospice House. Funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at Hall Funeral Home with Pastor Don Irby and Ronnie Tyree. Burial will be in Rome Cemetery. He was the husband of Garnet Virginia Moore Keeney, who survives. Condolences may be expressed at www.timeformemory.com/hall.
David Allen Carrico, 47, of Proctorville, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hall Funeral Home Burial will be in Rome Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Condolences may be expressed at www.timeformemory.com/hall.
Alberta Lynn Williams-Tompkins, 51, of Flatwoods, Ky., died at home on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. She was the wife of David W. Tompkins. There will be no services at this time. A memorial service may be planned at the family’s convenience at a later date. Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods in charge of final arrangements.Online condolences may be left at www.carmanfuneral.com.